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2018 election: Wrong ballots mailed to 2 Wadena County precincts
Hunters report cabin fire Sunday
Three rescued after boat capsizes on Stocking Lake
Protesters shut down Duluth City Council meeting, but councilors approve 'riot gear' after meeting resumes
Fargo to tear down old City Hall in 2 weeks
Tigers conclude regular season at Pumpkin Classic
Marjamaa, Braves serve up victory over Rothsay
Brand makes impressive professional hockey debut
Panthers, Tigers, Braves open section volleyball tournament at home
Panthers go 3-1 in finale, finish fifth at Fergus Falls
Richard "Dick" Leeseberg
Gordon Thomas Mastin
Johnny Lee Johnson
Thomas "Tom" Wolfe
William Ray Bubb
Dakota Access Pipeline expansion takes step forward
Western Minn. harvest kicks into gear after long rain delay
State jobless rate drops to 2.8 percent in September
Minnesota kids take part in chemical exposure study
Is hemp Minnesota's next big crop?
Place a Business Announcement
Park Rapids Library Board book review: 'Anxious for Nothing' offers meaningful insight
Keith Urban rocks Grand Forks
Adam Thielen's cousin co-authors new book about his rise from small-town boy to NFL star
Norwegian-Americans sought for Norwegian reality show
Everyone loves Ed: Sheeran a star among stars as he heads to Fargodome
LEPS & ODES: A banner year for monarchs
GROWING TOGETHER: Leave the leaves for a healthier lawn
Minnesota youth deer season gets underway Thursday
Minnesota promoter, innovator among 2019 inductees into Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame
BWCAW turns 40: Boundary Waters Act of 1978 was far from a sure thing
Minnesota Attorney General: Computer scams
Minnesota Department of Health: October is 'Let's Talk Month'
HUBBARD COUNTY DFL: A government of, for and by the people is best
LETTER TO EDITOR: Does 'no parking' still mean 'no parking'?
COMMENTARY: What it means to live in polarized times
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
June 29, 2018
Farmers look to Washington with concern
WASHINGTON—Farmers usually worry about the weather and how much they will be paid for crops and livestock, but this summer many have a...
June 29, 2018 - 5:58pm
June 28, 2018
Ag lawmakers ready for farm bill negotiations
WASHINGTON—Federal farm-state lawmakers say they are happy that final negotiations can begin on a farm bill that funds agriculture programs...
June 28, 2018 - 7:14pm
Senate passes sweeping farm bill by wide margin, setting up fight with House
WASHINGTON - The Senate passed its version of the $428-billion farm bill Thursday, June 28, setting up a bitter fight against the House over...
June 28, 2018 - 5:24pm
June 25, 2018
Why the farm bill should matter to you
To talk about the importance of the farm bill for people across the country, Ed Schafer goes way back — all the way to the formation of...
June 25, 2018 - 7:35am
May 30, 2018
Farm Bill motivates Peterson to run for 15th term
WILLMAR, Minn. — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson doesn't have much hope that a new Farm Bill will be passed before Congress goes into recess...
May 30, 2018 - 6:22pm
May 27, 2018
Despite divisions, Farm Bill still a priority for passage
WASHINGTON—An attempt to pass a 2018 Farm Bill collapsed in the House of Representatives earlier this month, leaving farmers and ranchers tapping their feet, waiting for Congress to act on the vital package of crop insurance, food assistance and other programs that expires in...
May 27, 2018 - 6:37am
October 20, 2017
Klobuchar, Peterson warn against cuts to ag spending during Farm Bill panel
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Dairy crop insurance, funding for agricultural research, and continued support for ethanol and biodiesel fuels are areas...
October 20, 2017 - 6:43pm
September 4, 2017
Farm Bill's CRP provisions will have impact on pheasants, ducks
As pheasant and duck hunters prepare for their upcoming seasons, they'll do so knowing that their success depends in part on policies hashed...
September 4, 2017 - 11:47am
March 21, 2015
Letter: Big Ag bills take away Minnesotans’ rights to file complaints
The big guys with deep pockets are banding together to stick it to ordinary Minnesotans. SF 482 and HF 582 want to ensure that, in case it wasn’t already happening, Big Agriculture can do whatever it wants when it moves into a community. These bills, in short, would take away the...
March 21, 2015 - 1:41pm
February 22, 2014
Commentary: New Farm Bill is a rural investment
BY TOM VILSACK USDA Agriculture secretary The 2014 Farm Bill, passed by Congress and signed by President Obama, strengthens the farm safety net and ensures vital nutrition assistance for hardworking children and families during tough times. It closes loopholes and achieves much-needed...
February 22, 2014 - 12:09pm
February 8, 2014
Finally, a Farm Bill for America
By Collin C. Peterson D-MINN., HOUSE AGRICULTURE COMMITTEE RANKING MEMBER After nearly four years of work, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the 2014 Farm Bill conference report (H.R. 2642) with a bipartisan 251-166 vote on Jan. 29. It’s been a challenging and sometimes...
February 8, 2014 - 1:08pm
February 5, 2014
Editorial: In praise of GOP flexibility on Farm Bill
The Left has its blind spots. One of them came into plain view last week: After the State Department concluded — again — that neither blocking nor approving the Keystone XL pipeline would significantly affect greenhouse-gas emissions, key anti-Keystone activists vowed … to fight...
February 5, 2014 - 10:59am
February 4, 2014
Senate passes Farm Bill, ending 3-year wait
Feb. 4, 2014 – Today the U.S. Senate passed the 2014 Farm Bill with a decisive vote of 68-32, sending it to the president’s desk. “This bill includes proactive and common sense conservation programs that will help deter wetland and other habitat loss, incentivize habitat...
February 4, 2014 - 4:10pm
February 3, 2014
Peterson talks ‘Farm bill hell’ and re-election
By Don Davis Being a vital cog in passing a major U.S. House bill generally is an exhilarating experience. But for U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, passing the farm bill may have been less excitement and more relief. “Today, after nearly four years of work, the House...
February 3, 2014 - 8:58am
February 1, 2014
Editorial: U.S. Congress should support Farm Bill
Hardline conservatives are likely to vote against it. Zealous liberals are likely to do the same. And that suggests the Farm Bill’s conferees got it straight down the middle. Congratulations to Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Minnesota Rep.
February 1, 2014 - 2:57pm