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Suspect identified in shooting of two South St. Paul officers
Data: July 20, 2018
Bombshell report alleges northern Minnesota congressman kept employing known harasser
Weather ahead: U.S. warm, Minnesota normal with warmer winter likely
Somalis granted Temporary Protected Status extension, call it a 'relief'
Five things Twins must do to contend in second half
Twins fans should tip their caps to Dozier while they have a chance
Amateur baseball: Hadley downs Worthington in first playoff game
Minnesota United making a run in conference race
Arizona WR Fitzgerald meets his No. 1 fan, a 7-year-old SD boy
Summit's new Soul: Minnesota brewer taps ND roots for new flavor
Minnesota counties to get grants for family home visits
MNsure announces dates for health insurance enrollment
Round Lake Vineyards given regional award
Nitrogen fertilizer rule public hearing is Thursday
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Letter: Many thanks for a great International Festival
Commentary: The subtle deception we all face
Commentary: Summer 'movecation' is no holiday
Letter: A primer on Minnesota's primary
Donald B. Steen
David L. Bergman
Helen M. Beckman
Judith A. Reese
James A. Reisch
Beyond Boone's: Sommelier helps broaden wine horizons
Cheery cherries: Galettes put in-season fruit into delicious individual pies
Salmonella Sandiego outbreak in Minnesota linked to Hy-Vee's Spring Pasta Salad
Oliver's Travels: From Russia to Cameroon, Worthington grad studies press freedom
Volcano stops student mission trip in tracks
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Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
Home and Garden
July 14, 2018
Commentary: It's gardening quiz time!
FARGO — It's been nine months since our last quiz, so close your books and take out a sheet of paper. Do your own work and keep your eyes...
July 14, 2018 - 7:52am
Tree emerging from silo found place in sun
Q: Hi Don, thought you might be interested in seeing this ash tree growing in a silo west of St. Hilaire, Minn. — Lee Johnson.
July 14, 2018 - 7:42am
July 7, 2018
Prairie Expedition Elm a disease-resistant, NDSU variety
Q: I understand there's been progress in developing Dutch elm disease-resistant American elms that are also relatively fast growing. Do you have...
July 7, 2018 - 7:25am
Splendid flower gardens prove our region's grow-power
FARGO — Have you noticed I never refer to our region's growing conditions as harsh, severe, challenging or any other negative adjectives,...
July 7, 2018 - 7:20am
June 30, 2018
Overwintered dipladenia should bloom soon
Q: I kept my dipladenia indoors over winter, and as you said it would, it dropped many leaves but overall remained healthy. I repotted it in...
June 30, 2018 - 7:48am
Mystery of the murdered tree, five years later
Our gardening discussions give us a chance for lighthearted, upbeat fun each week, but it's difficult to put a humorous spin on a tree that's...
June 30, 2018 - 7:45am
June 22, 2018
'Plum pockets' could be cause of browning fruit
Q: I have a question about several of our young plum trees. Some of the fruit are all brown and shriveled up. Any idea what is happening? —...
June 22, 2018 - 12:21pm
June's busy for gardening enthusiasts
June provides plenty of time to ponder while weeding. Take dandelions, for example. It's commonly known they were brought to this country as...
June 22, 2018 - 12:19pm
June 16, 2018
Unusual, slimy growths on cedar identified
Q: I've attached a picture of a probable fungus growing on our cedar trees. It's like Jell-O, slimy, smells like fish when touched, is bright...
June 16, 2018 - 8:14am
As emerald ash borer beetle approaches, an update on invasive insects
When it was first reported that the ravenous Japanese beetle had entered North Dakota and Minnesota, and the tree-killing machine called emerald...
June 16, 2018 - 8:13am
June 10, 2018
Swift's tale of the sisterhood of the traveling couch
It was love at first sight. I still remember my first glimpse of her, languishing across the room in a beam of sunlight and wearing that perfect...
June 10, 2018 - 9:33am
June 9, 2018
Botanical names can help pick the right hydrangea
Q: I'm new to gardening. I planted two hydrangeas from Sam's Club (not sure of the variety) yesterday, and I'm already thinking about winter...
June 9, 2018 - 6:50am
Commentary: Taking 'work' out of yardwork
FARGO — We're all friends here, so please feel free to talk openly. How do you view yardwork? Does caring for lawn, landscape and garden...
June 9, 2018 - 6:02am
June 2, 2018
Shrub with beautiful flowers identified
Q: Do you know what kind of shrub this is? The flowers are beautiful, and the bees are enjoying the blooms. It's about five to six feet tall...
June 2, 2018 - 8:30am
Commentary: The magnificent perennial named iris
FARGO — Old names have certainly circled back into popularity, and according to recent lists, garden-related names are back in style, too,...
June 2, 2018 - 8:25am