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January 23, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Superintendent John Dotson listens to discussion during the BOLD School Board meeting on Monday evening in Bird Island. The board voted to advertise for an interim, part-time superintendent.
BOLD to seek half-time, interim leader
January 23, 2018 - 10:37pm
January 16, 2018
Updated: Fire destroys Bird Island home
January 16, 2018 - 10:29am
January 10, 2018
Tribune file photo
Superintendent John Dotson is completing the final year of his second, three-year contract as superintendent for the BOLD School District.
BOLD continues discussing part-time superintendent
January 10, 2018 - 7:53am
December 20, 2017
Tribune file photo
Superintendent John Dotson is completing the final year of his second, three-year contract as superintendent for the BOLD School District.
BOLD postpones superintendent decision
December 20, 2017 - 5:32am
November 29, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Gladie Hagen presented BOLD School Board members with a 328-signature petition urging them to keep John Dotson as Superintendent of Schools, and rescind a previous action not to extend his contract. "Please do not spend district funds to hire a search firm when we already have a highly qualified superintendent in Mr. Dotson," she told board members Monday.
Petition asks BOLD to keep superintendent
November 29, 2017 - 6:27am
November 15, 2017
TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE 
Superintendent John Dotson is completing the final year of his second, three-year contract as superintendent for the BOLD School District. The school board rejected a one-year contract extension in October.
BOLD investigating shared superintendency
November 15, 2017 - 7:25am
October 27, 2017
Glen Jacobsen
Home power producer catches a tax break: State to recalculate sales tax
October 27, 2017 - 7:22pm
October 26, 2017
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune
Kat Perkins hugs some of her fans after taking a picture with each class at St. Mary's in Bird Island.play button
Kat Perkins urges St. Mary's students to be fearless
October 26, 2017 - 11:04am
September 11, 2017
Submitted 

Jean Tersteeg, right, a Bird Island native, is recently returned from a 13-day stint as an emergency nurse with the Minnesota Disaster Medical Assistance Team. The team assisted victims of Hurricane Harvey in Houston, Texas. She is shown with the team's administrative officer, Shari Augustin.
Bird Island native uses nursing skills during Harvey response
September 11, 2017 - 5:42pm
August 23, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Naomi Olive, sustainable agriculture and food systems program associate for the University of Minnesota's Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships, looks over the produce offerings Tuesday at Island Market in Bird Island during a tour of the store.
Island Market shows viability of local ownership
August 23, 2017 - 9:45pm
August 17, 2017
Geese take advantage of a temporary lake at Vos Park in Willmar on Thursday. Heavy rains fell in the region overnight, with 4.11 inches officially recorded in Willmar and 9.45 inches in Redwood Falls. The Granite Falls, Maynard and Clara City area and an area from Bird Island to Morton recorded amounts of 6 inches and more.
Area mopping up after heavy rains
August 17, 2017 - 4:15pm
August 7, 2017
Renville County Fair loses midway when amusement company cancels
August 7, 2017 - 8:54pm
July 20, 2017
Julie Buntjer / Forum News Service
The Brewster memorial features a fallen soldier in the likeness of Sgt. Kyle Miller as well as boots, rifle, bayonet and helmet representing veterans from World War II, Vietnam, Cold War and Korea.
A small town remembers: Fallen soldiers Kyle Miller, Ryane Clark at center of Brewster's memorial
July 20, 2017 - 10:51pm
July 18, 2017
BOLD's Luke Ryan crosses home plate to score the first of many runs in Tuesday's playoff game against Minneota in Bird Island. Jake Schultz / Tribune
Legion Baseball: BOLD scores 32 runs in playoff game
July 18, 2017 - 11:14pm
June 21, 2017
Local Roundup: Sacred Heart, Bird Island earn amateur baseball wins
June 21, 2017 - 11:08pm