Tag: Crookston

48th annual Ag Arama at UMC

The 48th annual Ag Arama will be held January 28 at the University of Minnesota Crookston with traditional events along with some new additions. Specialty classes in 2023 include two new species – rabbit and llama, and this year’s event with theme “Where I Come From” is dedicated to Mandy Langlois Gudvangen 2009. The schedule…
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January 13, 2023 0

Inside Look at the Nearly Complete Ag Innovation Campus

Crookston, MN — Just months away from being operational, the Ag Innovation Campus in Crookston invited the media on Wednesday to tour the new soybean crushing and research facility. When operational, the Ag Innovation Campus will serve as an incubator for agricultural innovations with the hope of creating new and unique products from our locally…
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January 12, 2023 0

Firearms Safety Field Day in Crookston

A Firearms Safety Field Day will be held in Crookston: Class date: August 5, Saturday at 8:00am Instructor: Steve Videen. To register or for questions contact Steve Videen at 218-289-2115 or email stevevideen@yahoo.com. This is a Field Day for students who have completed the HunterCourse on-line program. Requirements: Student must be 11 years old before…
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January 11, 2023 0

Firearms Safety Training Classes in Crookston

A Firearms Safety Training Classroom Class will be held in Crookston: Class dates: Aug 29, Tues. Aug 31, Thurs. Sept. 1, Fri. Sept. 5, Tues. Sept. 7, Thurs. Sept. 8, Fri. Class time: 7:00 – 9:00pm Field Day: Sept. 9, Saturday at 9:00am Instructor: Steve Videen. To register or for questions contact Steve Videen at…
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January 11, 2023 0

Firearms Safety Training Classes in Crookston

A Firearms Safety Training Classroom Class will be held in Crookston: Class dates: May 9, Tues. May 11, Thurs. May 12, Fri. May 16, Tues. May 18, Thurs. May 19, Fri. Class time: 7:00 – 9:00pm Field Day: May 20, Saturday at 9:00am Instructor: Steve Videen. To register or for questions contact Steve Videen at…
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January 11, 2023 0

Epitome Energy Building Soybean Crush Facility in Grand Forks

Grand Forks, ND — Epitome Energy announced on Monday night that they will be building their $400 million soybean crush facility in Grand Forks, rather than their originally planned site in Crookston. Plans for the 42 million bushel per year soybean crush plant have been held up by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency for the…
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December 7, 2022 0

NW Minnesota Art Exhibit On Display In Ada

ADA, MN—The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council’s traveling art exhibit will be in Ada for the holidays.  The exhibit will be on display at the Ada Public Library through January 17.  Mara Hanel is director of the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council. Hanel says three artists from Ada have their work in the exhibit. Artists from Crookston,…
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December 1, 2022 0

Crookston Ox Cart Days

CROOKSTON, MN—Crookston’s annual Ox Cart Days celebration is taking place this week.  Festival chair Libby Boucher talks about this year’s Ox Cart Days theme: Lots to Do in ‘22. Boucher says you can get into many Ox Cart Days events by purchasing a special button. Ox Cart Days buttons are available at several Crookston merchants. …
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August 18, 2022 0

Ag Innovation Campus Hits Big Milestone in Construction Process

Crookston, MN — The Ag Innovation Campus in Crookston is finally starting to take shape.  Just shy of a year after dirt work officially began, the soybean crushing facility took a big step in the construction process this week with the walls of the main crushing facility now in place. Mike Skaug, Ag Innovation Campus…
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July 7, 2022 0

1st Annual Alluma Night Set for May 19th in Crookston

Crookston, MN — Alluma, formerly known as the Northwestern Mental Health Center, welcomes all throughout the region to their 1st Annual Alluma Night on Thursday, May 19th at the University of Minnesota Crookston campus. Michelle Adolphsen of Alluma joined the Access Health program this weekend to talk more about the inaugural event. She says the…
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May 10, 2022 0