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Century old seed house set for sale
Preventing the spread of AIS infestations
Republican leaders pull health care bill after White House meeting
Firemen's Ball, Foggy Creek band return to Armory Square
Helen's Kitchen striving to feed the hungry
Coborn scores four goals to cap hockey career at Concordia
Baumgartner posts .500 mark on mat for Cobbers
Olson completes indoor track season for UND
Panthers battled during 6-18-2 season
Red Lake defeats Nevis at state tournament
Marjorie Ann Fraki
David Rodger Nyhus
Clarence A. Roberts
Ronald "Sam" F. Samuelson
Marjorie Alma Holmin
L&M Fleet Supply earns top dealer honor from Cub Cadet
T&M Express completes remodel at Park Rapids location
Stellar Equine Sports Massage provides tension relief to horses
Park Rapids veterinarian awarded for work at state fair birth center
Building Customer Loyalty
Conservation through the arts
Dynamic classical pianist performing for Heartland series
March Manga Mania coming to Park Rapids Library
Music professor performing piano favorites
Teen artists sought for Nemeth exhibit, scholarship
About Fishing: AIS Prevention 2017 Challenges Facing Hubbard County
About Fishing: Career charter fishermen share opinions on Minnesota fishing
Remaining weeks of ice fishing primetime for catching crappies
About Fishing: Something smells fishy
Public input sought on Border to Border ORV trail
EDITORIAL: Pay attention to fast-moving healthcare changes
Letter: Protecting our nurses and firefighters
Letter: Lions Club serves at local level
Commentary: Learn to live wisely at School of Life
Letter: Let the buyers beware
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
June 18, 2015
Looking at one of my best honey seasons ever - oh boy!
Hi folks, welcome back to The Beehive. In this column, I want to talk about how this bee season compares to last year. Secondly, I want to...
June 18, 2015 - 10:32am
June 11, 2014
Replacing the beehives
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise Hello everyone, welcome back to the Beehive. Ok, I was going to start out by talking about the weather this spring, but what could I say that hasn’t been said already. So moving right along. Global what? Ok, Ok. A lot has...
June 11, 2014 - 9:48am
April 16, 2014
Beehive: Keeper suffers devastating losses over harsh winter
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise The spring weather has finally arrived, and let me say, not a minute too soon. I don’t mean for the bees’ sake, but rather for my mental health. I was just about to jump off the deck, but what is the sense, I would have just landed in a 10-foot...
April 16, 2014 - 10:47am
January 29, 2014
The Beehive: Winter in Minnesota
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise Welcome back to the Beehive. It has been so long since I have written a column, and there is so much to tell you folks. So, let me start by saying this winter has been ridiculously cold. Ok, so how does this affect the bees? I will remind you...
January 29, 2014 - 3:26pm
October 9, 2013
The Beehive: Wintering the bees...hmmm
By Brett Kent /For the Enterprise Hi everyone, welcome back to the Beehive. It has been a while since my last column. I have to say, things have been kind of crazy at the Double “b”ee ranch. Brenda and I have been busy stealing the surplus honey from the bees. I think...
October 9, 2013 - 1:02pm
August 7, 2013
Beehive: Rescuing and relocating an after-swarm
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise Welcome back to the Beehive. Things continue to spin out of control at the Double “B”ee bee farm, in...
August 7, 2013 - 1:04pm
July 10, 2013
Rescuing a hive attacked by bears - it’s Brenda’s job!
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise Welcome back to the Beehive. These past few weeks have turned out to be eventful ones. It...
July 10, 2013 - 11:46am
June 26, 2013
The Beehive: Moving renegade bee colony and queen is no picnic
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise I have been dying to write this column. Last time I wrote, I confessed that I was not a patient man, and...
June 26, 2013 - 12:52pm
May 29, 2013
As bees perish, researchers search for causes and solutions
By Dan Gunderson / Minnesota Public Radio Elbow Lake, Minn. -- In a sprawling bee yard, beekeeper Steve Ellis, wearily surveyed 1,300 hives...
May 29, 2013 - 8:12am
May 22, 2013
New bees looking good after arrival from Clearbrook
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise Welcome back to the beehive. In this week’s column, I’m going to write about the arrival of the new...
May 22, 2013 - 10:47am
May 1, 2013
The business of grafting queen bees, and the rewards
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise Welcome back to The Beehive. In this week’s edition, I am going to wrap up my discussion about my Texas...
May 1, 2013 - 12:22pm
April 10, 2013
Texas trip leaves a few stings along with some laughs
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise Welcome back to the beehive. In the last column, I wrote about my trip to Woodville, Texas. I am going to...
April 10, 2013 - 11:25am
March 27, 2013
The Beehive: Texas trip is a beekeeper’s dream; commercial honey haven
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise - Welcome back to the Beehive. I write this column as I have just returned from Woodville, Texas. I think I have just lived every beekeeper’s dream. I was invited to Texas for a week, and was able to work with my buddy Jerrel Johnson and his three...
March 27, 2013 - 12:07pm
February 13, 2013
Bees earning their room and board
Hello, folks, welcome to a mid-winter edition of the Beehive. I thought I would check in with you folks and let you know how the bees are doing,...
February 13, 2013 - 1:00pm
September 12, 2012
The Beehive: The honey harvest is under way; bees become protective
Welcome back to the Beehive. The honey flow has slowed and the bees are sensing the end of the season. How do I know that the bees are sensing...
September 12, 2012 - 1:00pm