House ag committee approves bill that would ban state GMO labeling laws

The House Agriculture Committee pushed a ban on mandatory labeling of genetically modified foods a step closer to law Tuesday. With Minnesota Democratic Reps. Collin Peterson ... Read more | Add your comment

Shelter to host pet meet and greet at CRC

The Mower County Humane Society and a local business are planning to serve up lunch and help animals be greeted into a new home. From ... Read more | Add your comment

Number of registered medical pot users surges to 147 in first week

Minnesota’s nascent medical marijuana program saw its greatest weekly jump in participants with growth of 50 percent in the first full week of July. As of ... Read more | Add your comment

Construction on Nature Center’s entrance to start next month

Construction on Nature Center’s entrance to start next month

The nature center will start construction on its new entrance after Aug. 15, part of the upcoming interpretive center project set to start next year. Read more | Add your comment

Hormel Foods closes Applegate purchase

Hormel Foods Corporation Monday announced the closing of its acquisition of Applegate Farms, LLC, owner of the Applegate brand. The purchase price is approximately $775 ... Read more | Add your comment