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Nolan meets with Northshore employees, drafts bill
Julebyen recognized by Norwegian news outlet
County board to request lifting gypsy moth quarantine
City officials comment on proposed MnDOT project
Two Harbors Police Report: Nov. 27
Bayside Chatter: Storm boys season gets underway
Despite late start, Agates' Mayfield excels
Powder puff volleyball game fun for all
Local resident wins Upsala Fall Horseshoe Tournament
Agates 'just click' in state run
baseball and softball
Why not a roundabout at Highway 2?
Leftovers fit for a king
On Faith: Las Posadas
Gert's Dirt: Staying organized during the holiday season
Ask a Trooper: Winter driving tips
FRED A. HALL
AIDAN ROBERT MUELLER
PHYLLIS M. HASTINGS ERHOLTZ
Arthur Donald Smith, Sr.
Gregory James Vink
Holiday Market becoming a tradition
Lake County Past: Nov. 27
North Shore Library News: Nov.
Lake County Past: Nov. 20
Veterans Day dinner
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: Nov. 27
DNR Report: Nov. 16
DNR Report: Nov. 13
DNR Report: Nov. 6
Legals: Nov. 20
Legals: Nov. 13
Legals: Nov. 6
August 27, 2015
Guest Commentary: Checking the Farm
I was asked to check the electrical power after an outage alarm transmitted an automated trouble report by telephone to a relative in a distant city. These days, I happen to be closest to the idle farm. I pull up to the newly installed gate guarding the farm buildings, empty parking...
opinion / guest commentaries
August 27, 2015 - 11:22pm
The organic way: Finland organization branches out to Mexico
A Finland-based organization has expanded to Mexico.
News / community
March 27, 2015 - 1:00pm
October 3, 2014
Lake County Past Spotlight: Oct. 3
1914 Clearing land for small farms For a number of years Thomas Owens has been endeavoring to have the officials of the Duluth & Iron Range Railroad Co., clear up some of its land located near this city, and lease it in small tracts to parties who desire to do gardening or farming...
October 3, 2014 - 10:11am
August 18, 2014
University honors Farm Families of the Year
From the University of Minnesota Extension Representing agricultural achievement in diverse farming operations, 74 families from throughout...
August 18, 2014 - 4:13pm
July 11, 2014
The taste of success is fresh at Victus Farm
Kyle Farris email@example.com Thousands of gallons of water from the “hundred-year” flood of 2012 still linger inside a greenhouse...
July 11, 2014 - 1:00pm
May 19, 2014
Grown by Our Own Tuesday in TH
Next Tuesday at the Two Harbors Community Center, local farmers and foodie folks will gather for the annual Grown by Our Own event. It features...
News / community
May 19, 2014 - 8:28am
October 3, 2013
Course teaches local farmers to grow a sustainable business
Five years into her farming career, Janna Goerdt has learned a lot about how to use sweat equity to coax the most production out of the soils of Fat Chicken Farm near Embarrass. But the 40-year-old former journalist has also gotten savvy about how to set some sustainable limits on...
education / outdoors
October 3, 2013 - 4:18pm
September 27, 2013
From farm to table: What does that mean?
Last Sunday, I was a farmer for about six hours. I had joined Chelsea Morning Farm's community-supported agriculture group, agreeing to donate...
September 27, 2013 - 12:17pm
April 25, 2013
Wolf Ridge farm prepares for growing season
With several inches of snow still on the ground, it's hard to imagine that the Minnesota vegetable planting season will soon be here. However,...
community / Life / outdoors
April 25, 2013 - 2:29pm
August 18, 2011
Dozens turn out for North Shore garden tour
Two thriving fruit and vegetable gardens were on display for the 50 participants in the sixth annual North Shore Mystery Garden Tour Aug. 10....
community / News
August 18, 2011 - 8:00am
September 30, 2010
Finland farm thrives off the grid
David and Lise Abazs began their journey together in 1986, when they were married in a Buddhist service in Sri Lanka; a Hindu ceremony at Gandhi's...
September 30, 2010 - 9:40am
August 12, 2010
Regenerating farming a big task
The two writers wrote this piece originally as part of a grant proposal to support efforts toward more small farms in the region. If offers a snapshot of what the region is up against in establishing a local food market with small farms. Farming in the western Lake Superior region...
August 12, 2010 - 10:34am
Questions on growing more food in region
Q Why do we need local farms? What's your case for local food? A Economic and environmental trends have caused farmers, consumers and economists to rethink how our food is grown and how we can reduce the typical food travel distances of 1,500 miles from the farm field to the home...
August 12, 2010 - 10:10am
About the farm
Chelsea Morning Farm offers CSA farm shares consisting of diversified vegetables, strawberries, raspberries, blueberries and apples. It specializes in a wide variety of heirloom tomato and other heirloom crops. It offers additional share options of flower bouquets, maple syrup, pastured...
August 12, 2010 - 10:07am
The unlikely farmer
Cree Bradley never thought this was where she'd end up: working her own farm, perched on a hill high above Lake Superior. Pulling weeds and picking...
August 12, 2010 - 10:02am