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Renville Co. zoning board rejects appeal over gravel pit


OLIVIA -- Renville County's Board of Adjustment and Appeals rejected an appeal by Duininck Companies of Prinsburg and ordered it to meet the conditions of a permit for a gravel pit it operates in Beaver Falls Township.

The gravel mining operation has long been a point of contention between the company and neighboring property owner Doug Tersteeg, whose home is set amidst one of the county's last remaining natural oak savannahs.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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