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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pine River: Council learns from latest audit
Symposium offered on dangers of sex trafficking, sexual assault
Upcoming PR-B Community Education classes listed
Lead pollution topic of April 25 event at arboretum
New estimate shows healthy Mille Lacs smallmouth bass population
Deep Portage announces summer camps
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Sturgeon solutions: Biologists seek reasons for lack of fish’s reproduction on St. Louis River
Frank Laurel Joslin
Robert A. Hjelm
Gordon "Gordy" Pasell
Jeanne M. Hunt (Mahlum)
Wilma J. Long
Am I Getting Enough Protein?
3 Things for Better Health - April 22
Sugar affects your liver as well as your waistline
Grim's Grub: Words of warning: Don't eat these fun recipes
Faith: Be still and silent
Crosslake Mayor's Notebook: Here's a first quarter review
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Cracker Barrel: Classical insights
The Last Windrow: Try turkey hunting to beat the winter blues
Letter to the Editor: Enbridge pipeline bad for environment, economy
letters to the editor
Births: April 8, 2018
John and Clare Staulcup
Births - April 1, 2018
Births-March 22, 2018
April 10, 2018
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
FARGO — Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., said a Republican push to expand work requirements for a food assistance program has brought farm...
April 10, 2018 - 6:47pm
March 29, 2018
Muddy calving season increases mortality risk
MITCHELL, S.D.—Thousands of newborn calves face a more perilous spring and summer because calving season hit its stride as snowmelt pooled...
March 29, 2018 - 12:56pm
March 26, 2018
Minn. ag commish on final lap as storied career to end on water
PRIOR LAKE, Minn. — Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson is on his last lap as the state's top ag official, pushing to...
March 26, 2018 - 6:07am
March 22, 2018
Extension offers farmer finance course
AITKIN—University of Minnesota Extension will offer a course covering finances for farmers. "Taking Charge of Your Finances: How to Survive...
March 22, 2018 - 9:00am
March 19, 2018
Is 'fake meat' competition for real meat?
Maybe it's because I have two chest freezers in my house filled mostly with beef raised practically in my front yard, but I feel a little out...
March 19, 2018 - 7:14am
March 17, 2018
Drink milk -- and save a farm
GRAND FORKS — U.S. dairy farmers work 365 days a year to provide the most nutritious, natural, local, farm-to-table drink. It's milk, found...
March 17, 2018 - 6:05am
March 9, 2018
400 heads for sale in Pine River - Organic gardening company opens
A growing business is about to sell the first fruits, or veggies, of its labor before most gardeners have started sprouting seeds. Veggys, an...
March 9, 2018 - 5:00am
February 26, 2018
Minn. invention Barn Boss cuts turkey trot
APPLETON, Minn. — If necessity is the mother of invention, then tom turkeys are fathers of Barn Boss, an invention designed to make working...
February 26, 2018 - 7:03am
February 5, 2018
Why America needs more tack boxes
A "tack box" is a trunk where horse owners keep their saddle, bridle and grooming items. These items are called the horse's tack. As a spin-off...
February 5, 2018 - 7:55am
January 31, 2018
Empty barns: Prolonged low milk prices pressuring dairy farms to fold
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—There wasn't really a last straw that made Billy Euerle walk away from his Garfield dairy farm last year. Things had...
January 31, 2018 - 4:42pm
January 24, 2018
Winter grazing workshop planned
STAPLES—Cattle producers won't want to miss the 18th annual Winter Grazing Workshop presented by the Crow Wing River Basin Forage Council. The event will be Feb. 1 at Central Lakes College, 1830 Airport Road, Staples, according to a news release from the organization. This is...
January 24, 2018 - 10:30am
January 20, 2018
Applicants wanted for Crow Wing County dairy princesses and ambassadors
The search is on for the 2018 Crow Wing County dairy princesses and ambassadors. Candidates for senior dairy princess must be a high school senior by July 1 and not yet 24 years of age. County junior dairy princesses can be between the ages of 13 and 24. Both must have a dairy farm...
January 20, 2018 - 9:30am
Hotline available for farmers
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Department of Agriculture recently established a Farm and Rural Helpline, a resource Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, said could help those facing a variety of challenges in greater Minnesota. The MDA created the helpline as a one-stop shop of sorts for farmers...
December 20, 2017 - 4:30am
December 6, 2017
Greenhouse 101 Workshop to be held at Sprout
LITTLE FALLS – Growers are invited to learn the basics to scale up their vegetable operations with Joan Olson of Prairie Drifter Farm on Tues., January 16, 2018 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the classroom at Sprout located at 609 13th Ave NE, Door 8, Little Falls.
December 6, 2017 - 7:30am
August 14, 2017
Minn. lawyer appointed to gather assets in McMartin bankruptcy case
MINNEAPOLIS — A federal judge has granted a bank's motion to put a receiver in charge of gathering personal assets of Ron McMartin Jr....
August 14, 2017 - 4:26pm