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September 7, 2016
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Crews work July 18 to replace broken power lines on the east side of Granite Falls after a severe storm July 16 took out power to the entire town. Disaster aid will be on its way to Chippewa and Yellow Medicine counties and the Upper Sioux Community for storm damage to public utilities.
Disaster aid coming to Chippewa, Yellow Medicine counties and Upper Sioux
September 7, 2016 - 7:55pm
Tom Cherveny / Tribune file photo

Ted Thull started building his dream home in 2000 but found himself over his head and in financial difficulties before he could complete it. A district judge has ruled in favor of the city of Granite Falls by finding that the house violates the city’s nuisance ordinance. Thull plans to appeal.
Judge rules in favor of city of Granite Falls over uninhabitable home
September 7, 2016 - 4:57pm
August 26, 2016
Tom Cherveny / Tribune
Samora Tataciy celebrates as the Milan Community Band performs on Thursday evening during the ceremony to dedicate a new Liberty Bell in Milan. The original bell, dedicated 40 years ago for the community's bicentennial, was crumbling and the community raised funds to replace it.
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Milan dedicates new Liberty Bell
August 26, 2016 - 9:26pm
August 25, 2016
Tom Cherveny / Tribune

Mayor Rick Groothuis, left, and curator Gwen Jaenisch will welcome visitors to the Maynard Museum during its grand opening Saturday morning. It’s housed in the 1915-built bank building downtown, which was given to the city by Ron and Diane Fagen.
Small town Maynard has big story to tell
August 25, 2016 - 8:35pm
August 10, 2016
Tom Cherveny / Tribune

Milton Hoidal, 96, of Montevideo, served with the U.S. Marine Corps in the Pacific during World War II. One of five surviving World War II veterans in Montevideo, he will raise the flag Saturday at the Minnesota Twins game.
96-year-old Montevideo war vet to be front and center at Twins game
August 10, 2016 - 11:30pm
July 23, 2016
Some of the damage to Jason and Paula Boike’s rural Maynard farm home can be seen after an early morning fire Thursday.
Submitted photo courtesy of the Boike family
Rural Maynard family escapes burning home
July 23, 2016 - 12:02am
July 14, 2016
Dutch DeJong waits for the ball and his chance for a hit during a youth baseball game June 30 in Watson. This year the town is home to two teams in the independent Little Sioux Baseball League. Tom Cherveny / Tribune
Watson pitches a baseball comeback story
July 14, 2016 - 12:00am
July 5, 2016
Exceeding weight capacity, winds blamed in fatal Montevideo plane crash in 2014
July 5, 2016 - 6:05pm
June 6, 2016
Montevideo man arrested for first-degree murder
June 6, 2016 - 12:29pm
May 31, 2016
Citizens to run for county commissions
May 31, 2016 - 11:07pm
April 5, 2016
Michael Dean Grussing, 55, has been sentenced to serve 439 months for second-degree murder.
Montevideo man sentenced to more than 36 years for killing roommate
April 5, 2016 - 4:13pm
March 14, 2016
Victim in Montevideo murder case not particularly vulnerable, judge rules
March 14, 2016 - 6:41pm
February 24, 2016
Michael Grussing
Chippewa County jury returns guilty verdict in Montevideo man's murder trial
February 24, 2016 - 2:57pm
January 20, 2016
Couple faces charges after failing to pay for Clarkfield woman's care
January 20, 2016 - 8:32am
January 4, 2016
Shirley and Del Wehrspann charge that Chippewa County did not adequately address their access needs when it issued a conditional use permit to the Hanley Falls Farmers Cooperative Elevator for a $19 million expansion that will increase grain storage by 1.2 million bushels and allow for unit train loading. The Wehrspanns do not oppose the project, but want a new access developed to their property as part of the conditional use permit. ( (Tom Cherveny | Tribune)
Montevideo couple challenges permit for $19 million elevator expansion
January 4, 2016 - 7:32pm