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Capitol Chatter: Sex harassment allegations reach several states
European parties accused of being influenced by Russia
Buyer beware: How data breaches change holiday shopping for consumers
Sen. Al Franken championed a Minnesota rape survivor's bill. Now she wants a new sponsor.
Rice Hospital explains factors driving employee health insurance hikes
MEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers rest after wild weekend
Wild score 4 goals in final 7 minutes in crazy comeback win
NWL Baseball: Six Stingers sign to return for 2018 season
State Swimming & Diving: Two Willmar divers in top four after state semis
Timberwolves' Tyus Jones breaks down his pick-and-roll connection with Towns
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
'Marian' opens tonight on Ridgewater College stage in Willmar
Jimmy Fallon to host live Super Bowl edition of ‘The Tonight Show’ in Minneapolis
Garth Brooks lip-syncing controversy at the CMA Awards really hit a nerve
14 movies worth seeing this holiday season - and none about Santa Claus
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
Protecting a special place: Thanks to Prairie Woods, Geer Island will remain a natural sanctuary
Kat Perkins urges St. Mary's students to be fearless
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
James G. Andrews
I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.
Tooting your own horn could help others
Commentary: No man accused of sexually harassing a woman is irreplaceable - not even Al Franken
Accusations of sexual misconduct throw Franken into a political minefield
Commentary: The FCC vote that could put local news at risk
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
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Emma Anne Williams
September 13, 2017
Cover crops field day set Sept. 20 in Renville County
OLIVIA — The Hawk Creek Watershed Project, Renville County Water Management, and Renville County Soil and Water Conservation District are...
September 13, 2017 - 8:16am
July 18, 2017
Records published July 18, 2017
This is the records summary for July 18. One injured in Highway 212 crash DANUBE — A driver suffered non-life threatening injuries in a crash on U.S. Highway 212 east of Danube in Renville County at 12:10 p.m. Monday. Elijah Joseph Darwin, 36, of Granite Falls, was driving...
July 18, 2017 - 5:01am
July 9, 2017
Danube Fun Days
Photos from Danube Fun Day on Saturday in Danube.
July 9, 2017 - 8:13pm
July 8, 2017
Roger 'Shorty' Schroeder: Humble roots provided lifetime guidance
The Danube farm boy was an all-state, triple-threat quarterback on three undefeated Hawks' football teams in the early 1950s. He went on to become...
July 8, 2017 - 6:37am
March 11, 2017
Man gets probation for Renville County pornography charges
OLIVIA — A 31-year-old man was sentenced last month in Renville County District Court to five years of probation and stayed prison time...
March 11, 2017 - 5:33am
November 19, 2016
Hundreds still without power in western Minnesota
One day after a strong snowstorm knocked out power for over 8,000 people, at least 600 are still without power in western Minnesota. The affected...
November 19, 2016 - 2:56pm
November 7, 2016
Man escapes from burning vehicle in rural Danube
DANUBE—A 65-year-old man escaped from his vehicle before it became fully engulfed in flames on a rural Renville County road Monday morning....
November 7, 2016 - 10:51am
Cathy Malvin letter: Falk will serve his district well
Well, at least the West Central Tribune got one part of their endorsement correct. "Miller is part of the far-right faction of the House GOP...
November 7, 2016 - 6:02am
November 1, 2016
Carnie Allex letter: Vote to renew RCW excess levy
Renville County West District residents, in addition to the many important political races you have the opportunity to vote on Nov. 8, you also...
November 1, 2016 - 3:09pm
July 14, 2015
Staff ready to welcome back students injured in bus accident
DANUBE — Tomorrow morning staff at the Migrant Head Start school in Danube will re-open the doors and welcome back the children injured...
July 14, 2015 - 4:22pm
June 8, 2015
Bird flu woes linger for area family
DANUBE — Birds in one barn went nearly four days without being fed before they were finally euthanized. Two different United States Department...
June 8, 2015 - 11:47pm
June 3, 2015
Avian flu strikes second Renville County poultry farm
ST PAUL —The highly pathogenic avian influenza has struck a second Renville County poultry operation, according to the Minnesota Board of Animal...
June 3, 2015 - 2:43pm
May 28, 2015
Collision injures one; dumps chemicals and gravel in ditch
DANUBE — A crash Wednesday afternoon about 5 miles southwest of Danube injured one and spilled farm chemicals and gravel into a ditch and field. According to the Renville County Sheriff’s Office, a 2013 Case International 3330 Patriot sprayer that was filled with 900 gallons...
May 28, 2015 - 11:14pm
Collision injures one and dumps chemicals and gravel into ditch near Danube
DANUBE -- A crash Wednesday afternoon five miles southwest of Danube injured one and spilled farm chemicals and gravel into a ditch and field. According to the Renville County Sheriff's office, a 2013 Case International 3330 Patriot sprayer that was filled with 900 gallons of water...
May 28, 2015 - 7:58am
May 3, 2015
Man injured when pickup, train collide east of Danube
DANUBE — A rural Danube man was injured Saturday afternoon when the pickup he was driving collided with an eastbound TC&W train two miles east of Danube. According to a report from the Renville County Sheriff’s Office, preliminary investigation indicated Chad William Amsden,...
May 3, 2015 - 5:26pm