ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

POLK COUNTY

The inventory of flocks in Minnesota diagnosed with H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza now stands at 62 sites, with a total of 2,718,082 birds affected, according to the Minnesota Board of Animal Health. Two additional infection sites were announced Friday, April 29.
Near Climax, Minnesota, a small crack in the ground has grown, causing a quarter-mile long stretch of bean field to fall 25 feet. Few have ever seen anything like it.
An Ada, Minn., woman was driving southbound on U.S. 75 when she crossed the center line and hit a street sweeper head-on, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
“Roots of the Red River Valley: Through the Lens of Russell Lee,” now on display in Moorhead, uses images of the late photographer to look at the 1937 sugar beet harvest in Polk County and highlight the importance of migrant workers in the process.

ADVERTISEMENT

Latest Headlines
Hubbard County will soon expand its composting efforts. A Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) environmental assistance grant awarded to Polk County will be utilized by six counties, including Hubbard County. Source separated organic materia...
CROOKSTON, Minn.--U.S. House Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., has been on a road trip across Minnesota, reaching beyond his district in Minneapolis to connect with voters all over the state, as part of his campaign for attorney general.
EAST GRAND FORKS-Red River Valley farmers are optimistic about getting crops in the ground after cold and wet conditions delayed them from hitting the fields earlier this spring.Producers started planting crops this weekend in northwest Minnesota...
Justice administration in Minnesota varies across its 10 judicial districts and 87 counties, each of which has its own prosecutor's office, but in recent years Polk County in the northwest corner of the state remains an outlier for sentencing.A N...
Authorities recently seized two marijuana growing operations in eastern Polk County, the Polk County Sheriff's Office reported Wednesday. A joint investigation between the Pine to Prairie Drug Task Force and the sheriff's office prompted authorit...

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT