The USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) reminds producers to review available USDA crop risk protection options, including federal crop insurance and Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP) coverage, before the crop deadline of March 15th.
The Monticello City Council is scheduled to vote on a $2.73 million reconstruction of Chelsea Road on Feb. 26.
I recently received some information from the Central Minnesota Council on Aging (CMCOA) that I want to pass on to you. Medicare will be issuing new Medicare cards this year starting in April and all cards will be replaced by April 2019. The new card will have a new Medicare number that is…
Over the past decade, the tragedy of aquatic invasive species (AIS) in Minnesota lakes has become a dilemma that has ruined once-pristine lakes – most notably the devastation of Lake Koronis in Paynesville. From Eurasian watermilfoil to zebra mussels to starry stonewort, the Minnesota Depart…
CentraCare Health – Monticello’s Birth Center now provides laboring mothers the option to use nitrous oxide to provide comfort during contractions and childbirth.
Applebee’s in Monticello will participate in the restaurant’s annual fundraising program for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Customers are invited to visit Applebee’s for the opportunity to purchase MDA Shamrock pinups for $1.00, $5.00, or a larger donation.
by Vicki Ikeogu
Candidates for Wright County Sheriff are beginning to emerge in the aftermath of Sheriff Joe…
Ian Todd, a DFLer from Sauk Rapids, has announced he will run for Congress in the 6th Congre…
Monticello, and Monticello High School in particular, gets a few chances to shine on the national stage every year. The most recent one: the Gopher State Nationals wrestling tournament that took place last weekend. More than 1100 wrestlers, ranging from pre-k to eighth grade, from 10-15 diff…
There’s no question about it, this has been a tough season for the Magic girls basketball team. To be more than 20 games into your regular season and only have five wins can be demoralizing for any team. But the Magic, and especially head coach Craig Geyen, aren’t getting down on themselves.
The NFL playoffs this season has been full of stories about touching stories like Millie Wall, the 99-year old Vikings fan who attended Minnesota’s playoff game against the Saints, and Phil Basser, who watched his beloved Eagles win the Super Bowl.
At a DNR roundtable on January 5, and in numerous print and online news stories, some angling organizations have spread the myth that lake associations are trying to shut down access and privatize the lakes.
The 2018 Minnesota Legislative session is underway, with an assortment of political legal battles, bonding proposals and special requests on the agenda.
Minnesota needs to take action to prevent injuries and fatalities on our roads. We support legislation limiting drivers to hands free phone use.
When U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., was pressured to resign by Senate Democrats in early January, a series of consequences unfolded that revealed a weakness in the Minnesota Constitution that needs to be addressed.
Concern is growing over Minnesota youth using nicotine-bearing tobacco products that damage their health and brain development.