Hallock, Part Deux

What I saw on my trip to Hallock and the Kittson County Crop Improvement Day yesterday: * A big moose not two hundred feet from the Interstate * Some huge birds I wasn’t fast enough or smart enough to identify without driving into the ditch * A highway billboard advertising the Drayton Cenex Convenience Store…
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Hallock, Part Deux

Hallock

Hope everyone in the Hallock, Minnesota area will join us this Thursday (January 24) for the Kittson County Crop Improvement Day. I’ll be speaking on "Applying 2007 On-Farm and State Variety Trials to Your 2008 Variety Selection and Management Decisions" and reporting on "Fungicide Trial Results & Use Recommendations for Both New and Traditional Fungicides."…
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Oscar In Trouble

The Los Angeles Times reports this morning that this year’s Academy Awards show is in serious jeopardy. Even as the nominees are about to be announced on Tuesday, the writers’ strike could create a serious problem. Heavy-weight actors like George Clooney are expected not to cross any picket lines. The Golden Globes were a serious…
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Bob Brooks

Our newsroom was in shock earlier this evening. Just a couple of minutes before News @5 we learned East Grand Forks city administrator and Grand Forks city council member Bob Brooks died today. Bob was a favorite "source" for reporters. He was friendly and easy to talk with. Fairly rare for someone in government, he…
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