SOYBEANS AND CHINA

China buying soybeans

Harvest season is fast approaching and while some of our local crops will stay in the area, much of it will likely end up overseas.

ASSISTANT LIVING

Thorne Crest expands

ALBERT LEA, Minn.- Thursday was the official opening of a local assisted living home expansion. Thorne Crest hosted an open house for the ne…

HUMAN TRAFFICKING

A crisis in our hometown

Going to a human trafficking event isn’t meant to upset you, but rather inform you.

DEADLY SELFIES-PKG

Selfies turning deadly

MASON CITY, Iowa – Dive into the ocean and you put yourself at risk of a shark attack, or, take a picture and put yourself in even more dang…

GUIDE DOGS-PKG

A calling to train

They’ve worked to help others and that same calling is why Rev. Kim Wills and his wife say they got involved in training guide dogs.

9-23 compassion fatigue vo

Caring for caregivers

A local author and caregiver of more than 15 years shares her experiences.

SOIL

Cover Crops

Clarks Grove, Minn- The Freeborn County Soil Health Team hosted a field day at a local farm Wednesday. They held demonstrations and hands-on…