Weather Forecast


John Wetrosky

July 20, 2018
Photo Ilustration
The Last Windrow: How did we survive with no warning labels?
July 20, 2018 - 8:30am
July 15, 2018
The Last Windrow: Life lessons learned on the farm
July 15, 2018 - 8:30am
July 7, 2018
The Last Windrow: Celebrating the Fourth with a bang
July 7, 2018 - 9:00am
June 29, 2018
I wondered how my folks ever made any money when the feed bill was tallied up. Having firsthand knowledge gave me a different perspective of how hard it was to make a dollar on the farm. That was probably the biggest takeaway from this whole exercise. Echo Journal photo illustration.
The Last Windrow: It was a bad year to show animals at the county fair
June 29, 2018 - 5:30am
June 23, 2018
The Last Windrow: Hailstorms on the prairie
June 23, 2018 - 8:00am
June 16, 2018
"We'll get the bull into the corner of the yard. I'm going to toss a rope around his neck, you grab the rope fast and get me a half hitch around the corner post," the vet explained. Photo Illustration
The Last Windrow: Good luck to recent grads
June 16, 2018 - 7:30am
June 9, 2018
The Last Windrow: For anglers' sake, we need to get along with Canada
June 9, 2018 - 7:30am
June 2, 2018
The Last Windrow: Don't mess with a farmer's pump shed
June 2, 2018 - 7:30am
June 1, 2018
After years of fundraising, the Pine River Chamber of Commerce reached its goal to fund a new electronic sign just outside of town.
Digital COC sign installed south of Pine River
June 1, 2018 - 5:00am
May 26, 2018
I was blazing down the road when she passed me up and I felt a strange twinge just behind my knee cap. Many years later, I still feel it. My last high-speed exercise. I should have known better. Graphic - Metro Creative Graphics, Inc.
The Last Windrow: Happy his running days are over
May 26, 2018 - 9:30am
May 19, 2018
The Last WIndrow: It was just one big lie
May 19, 2018 - 7:30am
May 13, 2018
"... we honor all our mothers this weekend. There are so many ways in which they have guided us to where we are today. They have had the patience of Job and the love of a person toward a child that has no bounds."
The Last Windrow: Happy Mother's Day to all moms
May 13, 2018 - 9:00am
May 5, 2018
The Last Windrow: Fishing memories last a lifetime
May 5, 2018 - 9:00am
April 28, 2018
The Last Windrow: Changes in retail landscape continue
April 28, 2018 - 8:30am
April 21, 2018
Only recently did my part of northern Minnesota become a turkey hotspot. Somehow we've been missing the cruel winters of our past. Rarely do we see two straight weeks of minus 40-degree temps and snow up to your waist on level land. This year winter was relatively mild until it was supposed to be spring. Minnesota DNR photo
The Last Windrow: Try turkey hunting to beat the winter blues
April 21, 2018 - 8:30am