Tom Meersman

Reporter | Agriculture
Phone: 612-673-7388
Tom Meersman covers farmers and farming.

Recent content from Tom Meersman

Outdoor Heritage funds: A metro-rural Legacy battle

When it comes to Legacy funding for wildlife habitat are the large metro parks as deserving of the money as...

Updated: May 14, 2013, - 02:08 PM

Spring is prime time to tackle invasive garlic mustard

The early green in Minnesota woodlands is a welcome sign of spring for many people, but not for John Peterson,...

Updated: May 10, 2013, - 09:38 PM

Lake Rebecca muskie-egg harvest builds stock for future trophies

The three-day “egg take” happens annually at 254-acre Lake Rebecca. It is Minnesota’s main source of muskies-to-be each year.

Updated: May 09, 2013, - 06:31 PM

Hennepin County's Jeff Johnson to seek GOP nomination for governor

The Hennepin County commissioner is second Republican to announce.

Updated: May 05, 2013, - 10:59 PM

Mound museum to highlight Tonka toys, Andrews Sisters collection

With a new lease at Mound City Hall, the Westonka Historical Society appears to have found a permanent place to park its vintage Tonka trucks and spin its Andrews Sisters records.

Updated: April 30, 2013, - 11:14 PM

Fewer air traffic controllers may mean delays at MSP

Airline traffic was normal in the Twin Cities and elsewhere on Sunday, but that could change this week as sequester cuts take place.

Updated: April 22, 2013, - 06:47 AM

Cops, firefighters, medics in Twin Cities metro area help one another debrief after disasters

A Twin Cities volunteer group brings law and rescue workers together after traumatic episodes.

Updated: April 20, 2013, - 04:34 PM

Carver County to pay $3.6 million to expand Lake Waconia Regional Park

Carver County officials signed a purchase agreement for $3.6 million to add 19 acres to the park.

Updated: April 16, 2013, - 01:50 PM

3 people killed, 5 injured in rollover crash on I-94 in Minneapolis

All of the dead and injured had been in a 2000 Toyota Sienna. Three of the victims, including one child, remained in critical condition.

Updated: April 08, 2013, - 12:06 AM

St. Bonifacius says no to drones

Worried that its citizens might be spied upon by eyes in the sky, a Twin Cities-area community has become one...

Updated: April 06, 2013, - 12:07 AM

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