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DAC faces significant changes in industry
DAC continues in local retail business while adjusting to industry changes
Redby man stopped in Hubbard County with heroin
Township elections and polling hours
Itasca County missing person alert
Panthers rout Roseau, open playoffs at Pequot Lakes
Nevis hosts Laporte in first round
Tigers rout Onamia, lock up district title
Smith qualifies for fourth state tennis tournament
Roseau eliminates Panthers in semifinals
Harold Glen Cleland
Gary Allen Mickelson
TruStar to expand Park Rapids branch
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
Basic Business Cents: Image Management
Lickin' Good Whole Pet Foods opens new storefront on Main
Dorset's Heartland Art Studio bolsters regional art
Take a Walk on the Wild Side
Joint high musical production of "The Addams Family"
'Magic: The Gathering' tournament coming to Park Rapids Area Library
Anne Dunn wins first annual storytelling contest
Poet, folk singer offering free songwriting workshop at Nemeth Art Center
Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Fall crappie tips: From one of the best
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
About Fishing: Fall fishing primer a good chance for trophy fish
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Letter: Time to pray for the USA
Commentary: Family sorry for bomb threat scare
Letter: The one valid choice for president
Letter: Vote for Trump to keep our country safe
Fishing tournaments benefit tennis program
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
July 14, 2010
RDO buys Ryan Potato in East Grand Forks
Two Red River Valley potato companies came together this week with the announcement Tuesday by the R.D. Offutt Co. that it was buying East Grand Forks' Ryan Potato Co. Chairman and Founder Ron Offutt, who was travelling and not available for comment, praised the national reputation...
July 14, 2010 - 7:04am
January 25, 2010
Grass for gas: Ethanol causing declining grassland bird populations
January 25, 2010 - 7:36am
December 10, 2009
Fergus Falls ethanol plant files for bankruptcy
Otter Tail Ag Enterprises ethanol plant in Fergus Falls has run into financial difficulties with a recent Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing. But...
December 10, 2009 - 7:44am
September 23, 2009
Closing of Fosston Implement has community up in arms
FOSSTON, Minn. -- Fosston Implement, a mainstay business serving farmers in the area very likely will be closing its doors in October after 90...
September 23, 2009 - 7:20am
August 26, 2009
Broadband for success in rural United States
More and more, access to broadband Internet is becoming not only a tool for maintaining business competitiveness but also a means of survival for rural America. The U.S. Department of Agriculture underscored that point last week in a report, "Broadband Internet's Value for Rural...
August 26, 2009 - 1:00pm
July 12, 2009
Ducks in the wind: Research project explores impact of wind farms on nesting waterfowl
Tanner Gue knows as well as anyone just how wet it's been this summer in some of North Dakota's prime waterfowl country. That's good for ducks,...
July 12, 2009 - 8:09am
June 30, 2009
Couple accused of taking $33K-plus in farm rental income from the husband's mom reach plea agreement
The case against a Richfield couple accused of misappropriating an elderly relative's farm income was settled Monday. Kathlyn Van Der Bill, 59, must pay a fine and restitution, as well as serve a short jail term, for her role in wrongfully obtaining public assistance on behalf of...
June 30, 2009 - 7:33am
June 2, 2009
Construction officially begins on MUC's two wind turbines
Construction is underway on the first of Willmar Municipal Utilities' two wind turbines. One of the four sections for the 265-foot tower arrived...
June 2, 2009 - 6:59am
May 8, 2009
Perham schools receive $100,000 from Barrel O'Fun and other Nelsn family enterprises
The Perham Community Scholarship Program May 6 was not only a $50,000-plus bonanza for the Class of 2009. The Class of 2010, and beyond, received a $100,000 boost in their education. In a surprise announcement, which brought a crowd of nearly 400 to their feet with a standing ovation,...
May 8, 2009 - 6:40am
April 23, 2009
Ainsworth Lumber Co.seeks new uses for OSB plants
Ainsworth Lumber Co. probably won't mill oriented strand board again at the Bemidji, Grand Rapids and Cook, Minn., plants. But the company has begun investigating alternative uses for the 223-acre industrial site in Grand Rapids.
April 23, 2009 - 7:16am
April 16, 2009
Olson proposes wood-product companies that permanently close plants would be required to maintain the site for two years
Minnesota should protect jobs in the wood-products industry by preserving closed plants, a senator said. Sen. Mary Olson, DFL-Bemidji, proposes that a wood-product company that permanently closes a Minnesota facility be required to maintain the site for two years. That would make...
April 16, 2009 - 7:06am
Barrel O' Fun expansion is $15 million
Perham's largest employer is on the verge of another expansion project, this time totalling nearly $15 million in new facilities and equipment. Pretzel and tortilla production will be increased under the expansion plan, which calls for a 76,000 square foot addition to the Barrel...
April 16, 2009 - 6:55am
April 15, 2009
Summerhill Farm is finalist in magazine awards
"Country Business" magazine, a 25,000-circulation trade publication for the retail gift and home decor industry, has named Summerhill Farm in...
April 15, 2009 - 1:00pm
April 9, 2009
Candy maker closes plant in Perham
A homegrown Perham business that created homemade style chocolates and candies will be relocating. "Route 29 Caramels and Sweets" will be moving its production facilities to the Twin Cities metro area--closing its production and warehouse facilities in Perham. During peak production...
April 9, 2009 - 6:58am
April 8, 2009
Ag Day inspires future farmers, ranchers, producers
American agriculture is responsible for providing the necessities of everyday life ... food, fiber, forests and even fuel. That's the message...
April 8, 2009 - 1:00pm