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April 25, 2018
Renville County to launch restorative justice program for juvenile offenders
April 25, 2018 - 5:45am
March 30, 2018
Scott Carter
Northwest Minnesota murderer released 18 years after conviction
March 30, 2018 - 4:03pm
January 9, 2018
Expansion of the West Central Regional Juvenile Center at 729 11th St. N. in Moorhead is underway on Friday, Dec. 22, 2017.  Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Moorhead's 11-county juvenile detention center to get $7.5 million expansion
January 9, 2018 - 5:01pm
May 8, 2017
Help for young adults with criminal record re-entering community
May 8, 2017 - 5:25am
March 11, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune file photo

During a February 2016 tour, Jonathan Burns, director of public affairs for now former owner Correctional Corporation of America, looks down one of the silent hallways leading to inmate cells and programming areas within the vacant Prairie Correctional Facility in Appleton.
Legislators hopeful for Appleton prison legislation
March 11, 2017 - 6:37am
August 29, 2016
U.S. immigration agency to review private prison deals; shares slide
August 29, 2016 - 3:51pm
August 27, 2016
Governor to receive invite to tour Appleton prison
August 27, 2016 - 9:00am
May 2, 2016
Experts say residency restrictions do not promote public safety
May 2, 2016 - 12:11am
April 30, 2016
The Minnesota House of Representatives approved an omnibus bill Friday that includes an amendment to reopen the 1,600-bed Prairie Correctional Facility in Appleton. (TOM LARSON | TRIBUNE)
Reopening of Appleton prison still alive after Minnesota House vote
April 30, 2016 - 12:11am
March 23, 2016
Minnesota state Rep. Tim Miller of Prinsburg reacts Tuesday to protesters who stopped a state House meeting. They objected to his bill to lease a private prison facility. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)play button
Racial tensions stop prison committee discussion
March 23, 2016 - 9:38am
August 3, 2014
The exterior of the Kandiyohi County Jail in Willmar is shown July 30. A pod in the jail that had gone unused for about three years will be reopened Sept. 1 to accommodate an expected increase in the number of state prisoners housed there under a contract with the state Department of Corrections. Four new corrections officers will be hired as well. (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)
Kandiyohi County Jail licensed for full capacity starting Sept. 1 to accommodate more state prisoners
August 3, 2014 - 11:09pm
June 18, 2014
Kandiyohi County considers accepting more state prisoners for up to $1.2M in revenue
June 18, 2014 - 11:24pm
May 6, 2014
Passion vs. time: Community Corrections ‘under a microscope’
May 6, 2014 - 11:19pm
December 19, 2013
U.S. executions drop in 2013 as death penalty concerns rise: report
December 19, 2013 - 9:41am
June 4, 2013
Association lauds Prairie Lakes Youth Programs of Willmar, Minn.
June 4, 2013 - 8:17am