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Former labor secretary elected to lead Democratic party
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Tribune Editorial: Willmar City Council makes a good Holland decision
February 15, 2017
MACCRAY board seeks to end divide
CLARA CITY — A divided MACCRAY School Board is looking for ways to unify after voters in the Feb. 7 referendum rejected a $38.8 million bond issue that would have created a single campus for the district. "People are asking: What now? What are we going to do now? Until we can...
February 15, 2017 - 7:21am
February 7, 2017
MACCRAY rejects bond issue in close vote
CLARA CITY - Voters in the MACCRAY School District rejected a $38.8 million bond referendum for a single-campus system in a down-to-the wire...
February 7, 2017 - 10:44pm
Update: MACCRAY bond proposal for a single-campus plan defeated
Update 9:40 p.m.: MACCRAY bond proposal for a single-campus proposal defeated MACCRAY voters have defeated the proposed $38.8 million bond issue...
February 7, 2017 - 9:30pm
February 6, 2017
MACCRAY decides $38.8 M bond referendum today
CLARA CITY - Voters in the MACCRAY School District are going to the polls today to decide the fate of a $38.8 million bond referendum. Polls are open from 2 to 8 p.m. and located at the school sites in the communities of Clara City, Maynard and Raymond.
February 6, 2017 - 5:39pm
February 3, 2017
New chief leads Clara City police force
CLARA CITY — There's a new chief in Clara City, and she aims to stay in charge. Kimberly Wood is serving her first duty as a police chief....
February 3, 2017 - 8:09am
January 31, 2017
Letter: Which universe do you want?
Like polar opposite universes, we've heard a contrast of late. Here in Minnesota, Jerry and Patty Wetterling praised reporters and the media...
January 31, 2017 - 10:12pm
Decision time nears for MACCRAY School District
MAYNARD — It's decision time in the MACCRAY School District, as residents Monday in Maynard heard the final of three public presentations...
January 31, 2017 - 9:49pm
January 24, 2017
MACCRAY voters to get look at single-campus plan
RAYMOND — Residents in the MACCRAY School District took a look last week at the proposed project for a single-campus system when the school...
January 24, 2017 - 6:46am
January 20, 2017
CLARA CITY— Travis Dreyer scored 22 points, Riley Emery chipped in 18 points and Montevideo capitalized on an impressive first half to...
January 20, 2017 - 9:53pm
January 14, 2017
MACCRAY 'yes' group sees improved opportunities in single campus
CLARA CITY — Supporters of a bond issue in the MACCRAY School District say the district can improve the educational opportunities it provides...
January 14, 2017 - 7:34am
MACCRAY 'vote no' supporters see value in keeping community setting
CLARA CITY — An informal group uring a "no" vote on the bond issue in front of MACCRAY voters next month says students in the MACCRAY Elementary...
January 14, 2017 - 7:32am
January 7, 2017
2016 Year in Review: Other top stories
Summer weather brought many storms The year started with the Winter That Wasn't — an El Nino weather pattern that brought uncommonly warm...
January 7, 2017 - 6:10am
January 6, 2017
Bethany Reformed Church to dedicate new addition Sunday in Clara City
CLARA CITY — Bethany Reformed Church will dedicate its building addition following the morning service Sunday. In November of 2013 the...
January 6, 2017 - 10:00am
January 5, 2017
Granite Falls man dies Wednesday of injuries suffered in Dec. 29 accident
CLARA CITY — A Granite Falls man who was airlifted after an accident Dec. 29 on Minnesota Highway 23 southwest of Raymond has died of his injuries. The family of George Schindele, 80, of Granite Falls, reported that he died Jan. 4 while a patient at the Hennepin County Medical...
January 5, 2017 - 9:21pm
December 14, 2016
Breaking ground for cover crops in west central Minnesota
CLARA CITY — Winter can come hard to the Minnesota prairie, but never so early that cover crops cannot be used to improve and protect the...
December 14, 2016 - 6:30am