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  1. The origin and evolution of FreeDOSRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Red Hat Magazine

    Or, why a community formed around an open source version of DOS, and how it's still being used today. I grew up in the 1970s and 1980s.


  2. Butter's comeback bread for dairymanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 8 | NWAonline

    Americans have renewed their love affair with butter, slathering it on corn, plopping pats in their coffee and even using it to mix cocktails. The U.S. Department of Agriculture projected that 2017 consumption will rise 10 percent from a year earlier, hitting 940,000 metric tons, the highest in half a century.


  3. Americans Eating More Butter Made Dallas Wuethrich a BillionaireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | Bloomberg

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture projected that 2017 consumption will rise 10 percent from a year earlier, hitting 940,000 metric tons, the highest in half a century. The nation will devour more than 2 billion pounds of butter this year, more than 6.1 pounds per person, and the resurgence has helped make billionaire .


  4. Sgraffito artistRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 4 | Cityview Online

    Shorty after ancient nomads discovered fire, historians suspect mankind began using clay to form water-carrying vessels. As such, pottery is millions of years old, and it is one of the oldest decorative arts known to man.


  5. Trial set for WI man accused of more than 100 counts related to mistreating dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    A Pierce County man accused of mistreating dogs at a home-based business was in court Tuesday, Sept. 26, for the final hearing before a jury trial begins next month.


  6. Land O'Lakes opens $10 million innovation center in WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | Star Tribune

    Land O'Lakes Inc. has opened a new $10 million innovation center in River Falls, Wis., that includes a pair of special wind tunnels and other advanced systems to help bring products to market more quickly. The center will be run by WinField United, the crop products and consulting division of the Arden Hills-based cooperative.


  7. In taking impaired drivers off roads, officer says: 'there's only so many people I can stop'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 23 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Between dusk and the twilight hours of dawn, Minnesota State Patrol trooper Kendall LeMay works the graveyard shift covering a large swath of land stretching from the St. Paul to the St. Croix River dividing Wisconsin from Minnesota. So far this year, he's arrested more than 60 drivers suspected of DWI, the second most of any trooper in the state.


  8. UWRF football doubling down on recruits from Las Vegas and ArizonaRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 21 | World News Report

    Donjae Lyons , left and Janari Glover , right run during a kick return during a game between UWRF and Gustavus Adolphus at Smith Stadium at Ramer Field Sept. 9, 2017.


  9. Former daycare worker who handled children 'like rag dolls' sentenced in abuse caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Words weren't enough for Alexis McKinley to describe what happened to a little boy who suffered a broken leg at the hands of a daycare worker. "This case is terrible," said McKinley, an assistant St. Croix County district attorney.


  10. Clinton man masters his craftRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | CSI Media

    Gerry Lesch has traveled to all seven continents and carved items out of native wood while visiting six of them. The exception was his 2009 trip to Antarctica, which doesn't allow defacing of anything.


  11. New appointments in dairy for AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | Dairy Reporter

    Here is a brief summary of some of the changes. We welcome your contributions to this monthly round up; please send your submissions to us here , and please attach a photo if one is available.


  12. Marilyn and Chuck HellerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | Kenosha News

    Chuck and Marilyn Heller of Pleasant Prairie celebrated their golden wedding anniversary with a family dinner at the Sky Club, Plover, Wis., on Aug. 19 and continued the celebration Saturday with an open house for family and friends at Kenosha Bible Church. Chuck and Marilyn, who were married in Wisconsin Rapids on Aug. 19, 1967, met in their freshman year of college.


  13. News, Sports, JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Sentinel

    Bartz is the daughter of Kevin and Kathy Bartz of Truman. She is a student at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls.


  14. Minnesotans gather for partial eclipse viewRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Star Tribune

    Gallery: Partial eclipse of the sun from downtown Minneapolis. This photo was taken at about 1:10 p.m. during a brief opening in the clouds giving the folks a view in downtown Minneapolis.


  15. Jazzfest IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Post-Bulletin

    The second annual Rochester City Jazz Fest takes place August 13 from 1 to 8 p.m. at the Rochester Civic Theatre. Long-time jazz trombonist John Sievers is the brains behind the event.


  16. MoreRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2017 | Art Daily

    Lacoste Gallery announces its exhibition Tom Jaszczak + Mike Helke: The Young Minnesotans from August 5 - 26, 2017. The gallery is bringing young emerging artists to the community of Concord and this year, they are showing Tom Jaszczak and Mike Helke who are both from the fertile ceramics state of Minnesota.


  17. Lobinsky Appointed President of EOS Imaging North AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | Photonics Spectra

    Flat Surface Lens Overcomes Limitations of Conventional Optics The telescope has been used for more than 400 years. Although there have been many designs created for looking at distant objects, there is a fundamental weakness with the lens system.


  18. Louis E. Muench installed as AAMP's 2017-18 PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | National Provisioner

    Louis E. Muench was elected president of the American Association of Meat Processors during the 78th Annual Convention of Meat Processors and Suppliers' Exhibition, July 22, in Lexington, Kentucky. In a speech to attendees of the convention, Muench said it was truly an honor and privilege to be named the president of AAMP.


  19. Getting Fired From Chiefs Training CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | KXXR-FM Minneapolis

    For many, many years, until 2010, the Kansas City Chiefs made the 450 mile trek from Missouri to western Wisconsin, and the University of Wisconsin River Falls for their annual training camp. While they were there, the invited students to help out around the practice.


  20. UW Regents set to vote on fee, room and board increasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Star Tribune

    The regents are scheduled to vote on the system's 2017-18 budget on Thursday during a meeting at UW-Madison. The budget keeps resident undergraduate tuition frozen as per a legislative mandate.