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'My actions were despicable': Catholic priest steps down after revealing he was a Ku Klux Klan member decades ago
German police confiscate $12,000 worth of orange ecstasy pills with Trump's name, face all over them
Police find headless torso in search for journalist believed killed on submarine
U.S. sanctions Chinese and Russian companies and individuals for conducting business with North Korea
The man who organized the Charlottesville rally is in hiding - and too toxic for the alt-right
Google's newest Android operating system gets its official name: Oreo
Macy's to restructure merchandising unit, cut 100 jobs
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
SD ag, fishing officials update water issue
Officials seek trucking help for donated drought-relief hay
Seeing red: Take a trip to Wisconsin's cranberry marshes
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
Schlecht: Wait for the rain to come
Genant ready for more on Jackrabbits' O-line
Volleyball match is Booster Club event
'Reboot' continues for Mitchell cross country program
MHS softball, boys golf events postponed
Kernels will lean on defense early, often
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Harold W. Bietz
Keillor: Never been here before
LETTER: Dismayed with SD officials' response to Trump
THUNE: There's nowhere else I'd rather be
MERCER: Time to revisit state laws on open records
Schlecht: Wait for the rain to come
South Dakota graduate student conducts fox study
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
Wiltz: A legendary bungled archery hunt
James and Karen Geppert
Police: Mitchell man arrested for stabbing, killing person early Tuesday morning
August 19, 2017
As summer winds down, start planning for next year's garden
We've got plenty of gardening left before we think the unthinkable — an end to another growing season. While we're basking in the mid-August...
August 19, 2017 - 7:01am
August 12, 2017
GROWING TOGETHER: Translating quirky gardening terms into English
FARGO — Let's pretend we're completely unfamiliar with gardening jargon. Imagine how odd it sounds when someone says they tied up their...
August 12, 2017 - 7:00am
August 5, 2017
Old yard and garden advice still valuable
Although I was born and raised in North Dakota, my grandparents on my dad's side lived in New Jersey, known as the Garden State. Gardening was...
August 5, 2017 - 7:44am
July 29, 2017
GROWING TOGETHER: When to harvest mid-summer garden produce
FARGO — You know you're a dyed-in-the-wool gardener if, when picking cucumbers, you triple check beneath every leaf so not a single cuke...
July 29, 2017 - 7:15am
July 22, 2017
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
Has your mid-summer water bill skyrocketed from keeping flowerbeds and gardens well-moistened? Gardeners easily rationalize the expense. We don't...
July 22, 2017 - 9:34am
July 15, 2017
Growing Together: Pulling yard and garden through dry times
Do certain years stand out in your gardening memory? For me, the drought of 1976 is still fresh in mind, because we struggled so hard to keep...
July 15, 2017 - 9:17am
Leaf cut-outs from beneficial insect won't harm rosebush
Q: I never see any insects on my rose bushes, but find damage to the leaves as pictured, with neat circular cut-outs. I've tried a systemic insecticide,...
July 15, 2017 - 8:01am
July 8, 2017
Growing Together: Our help is needed to stem Japanese beetle attack
It's been called the most devastating of all insects for yards, gardens and lawns, and we have reason for concern. An alert has been issued...
July 8, 2017 - 10:23am
July 2, 2017
Couple enjoys their backyard oasis featuring creek, kitchen
FARGO — On this beautiful summer afternoon as the scent of a Japanese lilac tree wafts through the air, thoughts about her backyard are...
July 2, 2017 - 9:02am
June 17, 2017
Growing Together: A healthy apple harvest starts with June care
Many of us have heard the apple and the worm joke before, but old humor bears repeating for enjoyment by the next generation. What's worse than...
June 17, 2017 - 9:21am
June 3, 2017
Growing Together: Taking the guesswork out of yard and garden watering
It's the morning of a long-planned road trip and the vehicle is packed and ready. Everyone waits patiently while you water the outdoor planters...
June 3, 2017 - 9:47am
May 27, 2017
Perennial Favorites: New varieties of our favorite plants
Perennial flowers have come a long way since early pioneers beautified their homesteads with peonies, hollyhocks and old-style daylilies and...
May 27, 2017 - 6:38am
May 20, 2017
Back to our roots: Pocket prairies serve horticultural and history
FARGO — Some business, schools, parks and residents are returning to their roots and planting pocket prairies. These miniature prairies...
May 20, 2017 - 12:39pm
Growing Together: Separating hardy from non-hardy when shopping trees and shrubs
Old gardening humor describes the best way to tell whether a newly emerging spring plant is a weed or a valuable perennial. Tug on it. If it...
May 20, 2017 - 10:29am
May 13, 2017
19 interesting plants you might want to try in your garden this year
Have you ever noticed that people who enjoy their yards and gardens like talking about plants nearly as much as they enjoy growing them? Striking...
May 13, 2017 - 9:33am