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DNR helps find best fall colors

September 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s wet early summer should produce a colorful fall leaf display, but experts warn that it could come and go quicker than usual.

“We’re anticipating a beautiful fall color display,” said Patricia Arndt of Minnesota Dep…continue reading on dglobe.com

Then and now: one year after the ice storm

April 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — One year ago, residents in southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa woke up to a disaster.

The sound of tree branches falling like rain broke the nighttime silence as ice covered the region. Power was lost in cities and farms across …continue reading on dglobe.com

Then and now: one year after the ice storm

April 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — One year ago, residents in southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa woke up to a disaster.

The sound of tree branches falling like rain broke the nighttime silence as ice covered the region. Power was lost in cities and farms across …continue reading on dglobe.com

How trees survive winter

February 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

As we continue along winter’s path, I envision the coming of spring in my mind. I don’t know if this year is any colder than usual or if I am just becoming older and less tolerant of the wind’s bite. Whatever the reason, I find myself trying ha…continue reading on jamestownsun.com

Hanson County township orders trees axed

July 27, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Right-of-way violation costs farmer $35K and 66 cottonwoods.
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Menno’s record-setting elm lives only in memory now

July 21, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Tree workers took down the huge American elm tree that sheltered the home of 98-year-old Hazel Bertsch, at 201 N. High St., and shipped it away Continue Reading

Mitchell area record trees

July 21, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Other record trees in The Daily Republic print circulation area noted on the South Dakota Register of Big Trees are listed below.
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Caring for your storm-damaged trees

July 16, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Enjoying the warm weather is one of the many perks of summer. These glory days bring many great opportunities to the people of Minnesota, such as spending time at the lakes, camping and gardening. Continue Reading

Tree-planting event planned in Sioux Falls

July 12, 2013 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) Volunteers in Sioux Falls will be planting hundreds of trees this fall to replace some of those lost in a three-day ice storm in April.
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Trees fail to hush pipeline noise in North Dakota

July 2, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK A Canadian pipeline company’s attempt to muffle noise by planting trees around a pump station in southeast North Dakota isn’t working and may have made things worse, neighbors say. Continue Reading