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Bird Island

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
June 1, 2017
Photo courtesy Trails4Transplants

Trails4Transplants, an organ donation advocacy group, is in the midst of an horse ride across North Dakota and Minnesota to raise money and promote awareness for eye, tissue and organ donation. A stop in Appleton, Minn., is shown Wednesday. Riders are expected to stop Thursday in Granite Falls and Friday in Renville. The last stop is Bird Island, where a celebration is set Saturday.
Riders advocate for organ donation
June 1, 2017 - 8:21am
May 19, 2017
Tablet computer with blank screen on a businessman workplace
Letter: Our vulnerable computers
May 19, 2017 - 8:17am
May 9, 2017
Regional wastewater plants recognized
May 9, 2017 - 9:02am
April 20, 2017
Letter: Puzzling state budget decisions
April 20, 2017 - 2:52am
March 7, 2017
Bird Island Cultural Centre executive director Mariah Martinez sets out pamphlets during the Feb. 28 soft opening of the new center. Martinez detailed to the community members some proposed activities for the center, including local art displays, music and poetry events or various workshops. (Briana Sanchez / Tribune)
Bird Island opens Cultural Centre
March 7, 2017 - 6:18am
March 1, 2017
Letter: America still needs friends
March 1, 2017 - 12:14pm
February 14, 2017
Frandsen Bank community involvement honored
February 14, 2017 - 9:31am
December 19, 2016
Letter: A worrisome Russia connection?
December 19, 2016 - 1:53am
December 13, 2016
Glesener's of Bird Island acquired by New Ulm company
December 13, 2016 - 6:19am
November 15, 2016
Al Zdon letter: The friendliest town in Minnesota
November 15, 2016 - 2:57pm
October 31, 2016
Two teens injured in Renville County rollover
October 31, 2016 - 6:32am
October 10, 2016
Chelsey Targer stocks broccoli in the produce section. The local effort to open Island Grocery will assure that fresh foods remain available in Bird Island.  (Tom Cherveny / Tribune)
Bird Island opens old playbook to save grocery
October 10, 2016 - 7:00pm