Weather Forecast


Site that inspired rock outcrop preservation program likely to be mined

Email News Alerts

OLIVIA — The site that inspired a program to protect rock outcrop areas along the Minnesota River is likely to be mined.

The Renville County Planning Commission has unanimously recommended that an interim use permit be granted to Duininck Inc., of Prinsburg, for hard rock mining on a 39.5-acre site in sections 28 and 33 of Flora Township along Renville County Road 15.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call 320-214-4364 and we can help you.

Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
(320) 214-4335