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Casting a rainbow during battle
Irondale marching band to perform July 27 at Big Cat
Asbestos removal starts in Hancock buildings (with video)
Irondale marching band returns to Morris; public performance July 27
After computer upgrades, wait times at some Minnesota license bureaus still hours
Junior Legion: Morris falls to elimination bracket
Sunny skies for annual Marv Meyer Fun Run
Legion Baseball: Hancock eliminated from sub-district playoffs
Zosel heads to USF for golf
Amateur Baseball: Morris takes Stevens County with win at Hancock
Rodney Owen Thompson
Letter to the editor: Second amendment not under attack
Colorful crew tosses candy July 4
Stevens County Times Editorial: Take care of your lawn
Letter to the editor: Contact Senate about healthcare bill
Letter to the editor: Happy July 4
West-central Minnesota farmer a pioneer in raising Kernza
Active farming applications available July 24
Dairy hosts Open House
WROC's Features from the Farm: Research on industrial hemp
Taking a break from ag work
July 5, 2012
Interested in Becoming a Master Gardener?
Do you have a love for spending long hours planting and tending to your back yard garden? Do you have a knack for teaching and enjoy learning...
July 5, 2012 - 12:25am
June 28, 2012
Cut It Out! Controlling Cutworms
Few things are more frustrating than walking out to do some gardening, and finding all of your crops half eaten or destroyed. This summer, plant...
June 28, 2012 - 12:24am
June 13, 2012
In the past few weeks I have been inundated with samples of sick and dying plants, and for the most part, these plants have been suffering from...
June 13, 2012 - 4:28am
May 31, 2012
Growing Green: Attracting Humming Birds to Your Garden
Every year we look forward to the return of hummingbirds to our garden. These tiny birds add fun and whimsy to a summer day: their tiny chirps...
May 31, 2012 - 4:37am
May 24, 2012
Growing Green: Bugged by Ants
I have received many calls recently requesting information about how to get rid of ants in the home and lawn. Ants are the most frequent and...
May 24, 2012 - 12:06am
May 17, 2012
Growing Green: Planting Trees
This unseasonably warm spring has encouraged avid home gardeners to get a jump start on their veggies. Potatoes, onions, peas, lettuce, spinach...
May 17, 2012 - 12:38am
May 12, 2012
Growing Green: Forest Tent Caterpillars
It's that time of year again, the notorious forest tent caterpillar (FTC), AKA the army worm, will soon be raining from the trees! What are...
May 12, 2012 - 12:08am
May 4, 2012
Keep Your Eyes Open for Ticks!
This early spring has brought more than just flowers. I found a TICK on my cat and dog the other day, YUCK!!! If you have been spending a lot...
May 4, 2012 - 9:25am
April 18, 2012
Spring has Sprung (albeit the sudden onset of April snow) and many gardeners have asked what chores they can accomplish in their yards and gardens prior to spring planting. One of the top springtime questions I often get is how and when should fertilizer be applied. It is a difficult...
April 18, 2012 - 12:03am
April 11, 2012
Grocery stores have set up their seed potato displays, and many gardeners are getting ready to plant. However, some have expressed dismay about...
April 11, 2012 - 1:26pm
October 30, 2009
Fall is a bittersweet time of beginnings and endings. Bright yellow school buses abound as children start a brand new school year. Rose bushes...
October 30, 2009 - 4:01pm
September 25, 2009
Autumn is a wonderful time in the flower garden. Autumn Joy Sedum, fall blooming Asters, Coreopsis and goldenrod abound, but my favorites by...
September 25, 2009 - 4:11pm
September 1, 2009
Carrol Henderson will be the premier speaker kicking off our 2009-2010 Winter in the Garden Workshop series. Carrol has been Supervisor of the...
September 1, 2009 - 4:07pm
August 25, 2009
My mailbox has been chock-full of fall gardening catalogs, including brightly colored photos of all sorts of spring flowering bulbs: daffodils, tulips, hyacinth, snowdrops, and crocus...the first harbingers of spring that we plant in the fall. How do you know what to plant and when?...
August 25, 2009 - 4:31pm
August 18, 2009
It's August, and the vegetables and fruits you planted last spring have started coming...and coming, and coming...What do you do with all this produce? You don't need a canner to preserve your harvest! You can freeze your fruits and vegetables for later use in the long, cold days...
August 18, 2009 - 4:35pm