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Willmar authorities investigate reported officer-involved shooting Sunday


September 4, 2012
The former Minnesota Energy plant in Buffalo Lake began production in 1997 but was closed in early 2010 and remained idled until being acquired and re-permitted this year by Purified Renewable Energy LLC. Renville County is a national leader in the production of corn and once again is home to an operating ethanol plant with the reopening of the Buffalo Lake plant by Purified Renewable Energy LLC. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
Ethanol production resumes at plant in Buffalo Lake, Minn.
September 4, 2012 - 12:00am
July 19, 2012
A rare white bison on Peter Fay's farm in Goshen, Conn.
Updated: Native Americans to celebrate white bison born on Conn. farm (video)
July 19, 2012 - 10:15am
March 18, 2012
Man arrested after fleeing police from Carver, Renville and Sibley counties
March 18, 2012 - 2:05pm
December 21, 2011
Buffalo Lake, Minn., mayor goes before Renville Co. Board over taxing issue
December 21, 2011 - 12:00am
December 20, 2011
Buffalo Lake faces taxing dilemma with blight
December 20, 2011 - 4:46pm
November 9, 2011
Central Minn.'s Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart elects school board members
November 9, 2011 - 12:21pm
October 25, 2010
Bird Island student sings national anthem without a hitch at President Obama visit
October 25, 2010 - 12:59pm
October 22, 2010
McKaia Ryberg, a sixth-grader at St. Mary's Elementary School in Bird Island, will sing the national anthem Saturday before President Obama. Submitted photo
Area student to sing during Obama visit
October 22, 2010 - 12:00am
October 21, 2010
McKaia Ryberg, an 11 year-old in sixth grade at St. Mary's Elementary School in Bird Island, has been invited to sing the national anthem during President Barack Obama's visit to Minneapolis on Saturday.
St. Mary's sixth grader to sing anthem for Obama visit
October 21, 2010 - 12:15pm
October 13, 2010
Single steel poles will replace the existing timber 'H' frame utility poles. The project calls for replacing the 115-kilovolt line with a 345-kilovolt line. Submitted
CAPX line expansion on the fast track, YM board told
October 13, 2010 - 12:00am
June 28, 2010
Buffalo Lake, Hector police release burglary video, seek info
June 28, 2010 - 3:37pm
April 7, 2010
Minnesota Energy says it plans to close ethanol plant in Buffalo Lake; 20 will lose their jobs
April 7, 2010 - 12:00am
April 6, 2010
Letter: Thanks for the memories
April 6, 2010 - 12:00am
March 19, 2010
Maija Mikkkola of Buffalo Lake-Hector makes a steal in the second half of the Class A state girls basketball tournament at Williams Arena in Minneapolis. (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)
Goodhue ends BLH's season
March 19, 2010 - 12:00am
March 18, 2010
BL-Hector ready for first trip to Big Dance
March 18, 2010 - 12:00am