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DWI deaths down in Minnesota, but progress slowing
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When abortion was illegal: A 1966 series revealed how women got them anyway
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Destination Downtown Launch Party set June 20
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Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
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Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
A deadly deer disease is spreading. Could it strike people, too?
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Bursack: Caregiver frustrated by mom who doesn't want physical therapy
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Young female vocalist Lauren Alaina to make trek to Lakes Jam 2019
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May 17, 2019
Trump's trade war aid to farmers risks worsening crop stockpiles
President Donald Trump's escalation of the trade war with China without a concrete plan to aid farmers could worsen the rising stockpiles of...
May 17, 2019 - 11:21am
May 14, 2019
'No end in sight' for farmers feeling pain of trade war
American farmers, among Donald Trump's most loyal supporters, face mounting financial pain from the president's trade war with China and the...
May 14, 2019 - 10:31am
May 13, 2019
Hedge funds vindicated by trade war twists that sank soybeans
Hedge funds have never been this bearish on soybeans, a move that's paying off as the market craters. Futures posted their biggest weekly loss...
May 13, 2019 - 10:16am
April 23, 2019
Peer power: Farmers get out of neighborhoods to find advice
MORRIS, Minn. — A Minnesota company is helping larger farmers get out of their neighborhoods to find peers for sharing management techniques....
April 23, 2019 - 6:00am
April 15, 2019
US farmers fear China deal will leave them worse off than before trade war
Some U.S. farm groups fear that President Donald Trump's terms for easing his trade war with China risk leaving large swaths of American agriculture...
April 15, 2019 - 9:23am
April 11, 2019
Lip balm from central Minnesota county goes to Iraq
OSAKIS, Minn. - U.S. soldiers serving overseas frequently find themselves working in all types of weather conditions. Spending so much time outdoors...
April 11, 2019 - 9:58am
March 29, 2019
Corn acres expected up, soybeans down in 2019
SIOUX FALLS — Corn planting in South Dakota is expected to rise to 6 million acres in 2019, up 13 percent from a year ago, according to the...
March 29, 2019 - 8:41pm
March 7, 2019
Minnesota enjoys record sunflower yield
There was a time when an Upper Midwest sunflower producer considered a single field yielding 2,000 pounds per acre to be a bumper crop. But the...
March 7, 2019 - 8:30pm
February 26, 2019
Canada steals market share from US as China soy tariffs bite
The China trade war that has clobbered U.S. farmers is a boon for their northern neighbors. Canada's shipments of soybeans to China, the world's...
February 26, 2019 - 10:52am
February 22, 2019
As bankruptcies rise, farmers and lenders hope for big harvests, rise in crop prices
MINNEAPOLIS - Bankruptcies are on the rise for farmers in the Upper Midwest, and if low prices continue, anything that affects the high yields...
February 22, 2019 - 10:31am
February 15, 2019
Economic trends turn downward for farmers
Things are not looking good for the U.S. farm economy. On Thursday, Feb. 14, the farm belt's malaise deepened after the U.S. Department of Agriculture...
February 15, 2019 - 10:13am
January 8, 2019
Acreage expected to shift to more corn next season: Many farmers still on the fence
Farmers regionally and nationally are talking about planting more corn and fewer soybeans in 2019. This follows a year of disastrous soybean...
January 8, 2019 - 6:00am
January 3, 2019
China back in the market for American soy with trade talks planned
China is back in the market for U.S. soybeans after taking a holiday break, just as Washington and Beijing plan more trade discussions. On Wednesday,...
January 3, 2019 - 1:04pm
December 20, 2018
Trump's farmer aid could save some U.S. soybean acres next year
The Trump administration's aid package for U.S. farmers hurt by the trade war could end up saving some soybean acres next year. Prices for the...
December 20, 2018 - 1:37pm
December 17, 2018
USDA to release second round of trade aid payments to farmers
BISMARCK -- Farmers affected by the ongoing trade war with China will receive a second round of aid payments to help make up for price losses,...
December 17, 2018 - 5:28pm