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More elderly also needing food assistance By John Michaelson Minnesota News Connection Those dreams of a traditional retirement of travel and hobbies and relaxation are being delayed for more Americans. A new survey finds that 16 percent of those age 65 and older are still in the work force, and fin...Read More
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Farm Business Management of St Cloud Technical and Community College and Centra Sota Cooperative has joined with the University of Minnesota Extension to present “Farm Transition & Estate Planning: Create Your Farm Legacy.” The workshop is Wednesday, Feb. 13, beginning at 9:30 a.m. at the St...Read More
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Travel around the world by sampling international food and dance steps from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, at River’s Edge Convention Center, St. Cloud. As a reminder of your journey, you’ll leave the event with health screening results, education materials, a photo booth memento, the glo...Read More
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Minnesota Retailers Association With one in four jobs in Minnesota directly connected to retail, our elected officials now more than ever need to understand the impact of their decisions on retail businesses. the Minnesota Retail Association is sponsoring “I am Retail” Day at the Capitol on Thur...Read More
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A record number of Turn In Poachers (TIP) hotline calls referred to conservation officers (CO) with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) led to a significant increase in poaching arrests in 2012. TIP calls referred to COs jumped 54 percent in 2012 to 2,051, compared with 1,328 in 2011...Read More
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By Dan Martens University of Minnesota Extension Several crop insurance providers are conducting workshops to provide a review and update about the crop insurance programs for 2013. I have to admit I haven’t attended a good crop insurance review for 2013 yet this year. In the mix of doing private ...Read More
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By Janelle Daberkow University of Minnesota Extension Consider learning more about gardening topics at the workshop “Gardening Knowledge for Free”. This workshop will be held at the Whitney Senior Center on Saturday, Feb. 23, from 8:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. “Gardening Knowledge for Free” is a w...Read More
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