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June 18, 2019
U.S. Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Steve Censky spoke with reporters in St. Paul on Tuesday, June 18, 2019, about ongoing trade debates and some of the struggles farmers are facing. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Tariffs, swine fever top of mind as USDA leader sits down with Minn. farm groups
June 18, 2019 - 3:42pm
June 12, 2019
Renae Olson, mortgage lender and employee-owner at RiverWood Bank in Morris, was named a Minnesota Housing Top Producing Loan Officer at the Gold Level for her loan production during the second half of 2018.   Submitted photo
Business Briefs: Olson named top producing home loan officer
June 12, 2019 - 6:15am
June 11, 2019
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Business Briefs: Haugen selected for national board
June 11, 2019 - 8:15pm
May 22, 2019
Erik Hokuf, center, general manager of AirCorps Aviation, speaks on Tuesday morning, May 21, on a panel at the 11th annual State of Manufacturing at the Sanford Center in Bemidji. Jillian Gandsey / Forum News Service
Finding qualified workforce a top challenge for Minnesota's manufacturers
May 22, 2019 - 9:29am
May 16, 2019
Forum Communications Company CEO Bill Marcil Jr.
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
May 16, 2019 - 10:08am
May 15, 2019
Levi Schimschock gives a thumbs up sign after his first behind-the-wheel experience driving a semi in a gravel pit north of Willmar. The Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City senior is part of a new class of 10 students in a program launched by Willmar Senior High School, ACGC, Ridgewater College and industry partners to equip students with skills to obtain a commercial driver's license. Carolyn Lange / Forum News Service
Students get trucking: Minnesota schools, industry partner to train students to obtain CDL
May 15, 2019 - 2:10pm
May 1, 2019
Bill Marcil Jr., publisher of The Forum
Forum Communications head elected to news industry advocacy board
May 1, 2019 - 11:57am
April 29, 2019
Minnesota’s oldest newspaper turns 170
April 29, 2019 - 7:44am
April 23, 2019
David Glinz, 73, of Jamestown, N.D., is a member of a farm peer group with Encore LLC, at Morris, Minn. A group of nine members from the U.S. and Canada convinced him to down-size to 12,000 acres and shed debt, by selling some of his land and equipment in an auction on March 21, 2018. Photo taken March 21, 2018, at Pingree, N.D. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Peer power: Farmers get out of neighborhoods to find advice
April 23, 2019 - 6:00am
April 17, 2019
Alan Roebke, 69, offers his “Roebke Plan” as an alternative to the current farm bill. Its feasibility is debatable, but the former large farmer and sugar co-op leader has a bigger problem: he’s a convicted felon. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Ag rebel pitches new plan to boost farm numbers
April 17, 2019 - 6:00am
April 11, 2019
Lip balm from central Minnesota county goes to Iraq
April 11, 2019 - 9:58am
April 8, 2019
Minnesota State Capitol. Forum News Service file photo
Study: Move out of your mom's basement and into North Dakota, Minnesota
April 8, 2019 - 1:00pm
April 6, 2019
This photo shows Jerome "Jerry" Hennessey in Mexico in January 2013. The photo was taken by Arizona-based hunting company, Sonora Dark Horn. The discovery of Hennessey's alleged embezzlement from the Ashby Farmers Cooperative Elevator has led to federal charges againt Hennessey. (Photo courtesy of Sonora Dark Horn)
Defrauded Minnesota co-op goes after six big-game hunting firms
April 6, 2019 - 6:00am
April 3, 2019
The United States lost 2,731 licensed dairy farms from 2017 to 2018, a drop of 6.5 percent, according to a U.S. Department of Agriculture report. Forum News Service file photo
USDA: Dairy farms take big hit in 2018
April 3, 2019 - 6:00am
March 31, 2019
ACA on shaky ground: Repeal could affect 1.2M in Minnesota, about 20K in North Dakota
March 31, 2019 - 6:33am
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