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Council approves changes for Hancock firefighters
UPDATE: The snow alert for the city of Morris has been canceled
Minnesota GOP lawmaker proposes highest fees in nation for hybrid, electric cars
University of Minnesota president is commencement speaker for UMN Morris
MNLARS needs at least $61M: Walz proposes fee hikes to pay for it
Boys Basketball: Arndt drops 20, Morris/C-A wins fourth straight
Boys Basketball: Early start leads Owls to road victory
Girls Basketball: Tigers bring back the streak, win third in a row
Girls Basketball: Second half helps Owls earn second straight win
Wild’s collapse continues in loss to Ducks
Jurn "Jerry" Lindahl
Clement "Clem" Stumpf
Darold Dean Thompson
David F. Benson
Stevens County Times Editorial: Help. it's a snow day
Editor's column: A traveling Christmas decoration
Editor's column: Celebrating Christmas vinyl
Stevens County Editorial: County in difficult position with AmpAmerics requst
Letter to the editor: Morris has a gap in rental housing
Maizee Sue Koehl
Ivy Grace Harren
WCROC Features from the Farm: Student spotlight
WCROC Features from the Farm: 2018 Top Ten Performing Annual Flowers
Farmers manage to harvest corn, agronomist says
Crops turning for harvest
January 21, 2019
Farmland rental rates holding steady but with exceptions
As many farmers and their landlords renegotiate rental agreements that expired after the 2018 crop season, this generalization about farmland...
January 21, 2019 - 6:00am
January 4, 2019
Amid the 1980s farm crisis, desperate farmer, son murder ag lenders
MARSHALL, Minn. — Lincoln County, Minn., was home to some the most bizarre early outcroppings of the farm credit crisis as it unfolded in the...
January 4, 2019 - 6:00am
January 2, 2019
Climate change increases crop specialization risks in Midwest, study suggests
Specialization generally is beneficial in economics. But too much of anything, even economic specialization, may not be a good thing. “We need...
January 2, 2019 - 6:00am
January 1, 2019
President Trump announces second trade aid payment for farmers
WASHINGTON — The nation’s farmers will be receiving a second trade aid payment under USDA’s Market Facilitation Program. President Donald...
January 1, 2019 - 6:00am
December 28, 2018
Drone shot of cows goes viral
Last week, Gene Hanson of Edgeley, N.D., sent in this drone photo of cows in the shape of a cross to Agweek. The cows belong to Hanson's neighbor,...
December 28, 2018 - 3:08pm
‘Average’ 2019 crop weather predicted, but keep term in perspective
GRAND FORKS — “Average” is one of those terms that can mean different things to different people. Daryl Ritchison, interim director of...
December 28, 2018 - 6:00am
December 27, 2018
Feds add tax evasion to charges against former Minnesota elevator manager
MINNEAPOLIS -- The U.S. attorney for Minnesota is charging former Ashby Farmers Cooperative Elevator Co. general manager Jerome “Jerry” Hennessey...
December 27, 2018 - 3:53pm
December 26, 2018
New farm bill increases barley disease research funding
GRAND FORKS — Doyle Lentz has been working to win federal funding to fight scab for nearly 30 years. Now, he and others in the battle have...
December 26, 2018 - 6:00am
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
December 12, 2018
Farm bill sails through House with momentum for Trump's signature
WASHINGTON — Farm groups and officials and Upper Midwest members of Congress were quick to cheer the passage of a farm bill by the U.S. House...
December 12, 2018 - 5:17pm
December 11, 2018
Senate passes 2018 Farm Bill compromise, House vote expected as soon as Wednesday
WASHINGTON -- After months of back-and-forth and missing their Sept. 30 re-authorization deadline, the U.S. House and Senate has finally come...
December 11, 2018 - 5:41pm
December 5, 2018
Former Minnesota elevator manager on electronic monitoring after turning himself in; Hennessey faces federal charge of mail fraud
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — The former manager of the now-dissolved Ashby Farmers Cooperative Elevator will be on electronic monitoring pending further...
December 5, 2018 - 4:28pm
December 3, 2018
Wheat resurgence draws attention: Soybean concerns partly responsible
FARGO — A few years ago, Brad Thykeson’s two sons wondered about the economic wisdom of planting wheat on their farm near Portland, N.D....
December 3, 2018 - 6:00am
4 things to avoid co-op financial woes: Boards can learn from Ashby, Minn., scandal
FARGO -- Financial stresses on farmers and grain elevators should make board members for agriculture-related cooperative more vigilant in their...
December 3, 2018 - 6:00am
November 27, 2018
Low yields, depressed markets take toll on southwest Minnesota farmers
WORTHINGTON, Minn. — A challenging growing season, depressed markets, increased input costs and China’s imposed tariffs on agricultural products...
November 27, 2018 - 9:28pm