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August 6, 2011
Strumming their guitars in an impromptu get-together after lunch are Ryan Bruns of Olivia, from left, and Matthew Anderson of Trail, Minn. Levi Koenen of Clara City is standing at right. In the background is one of the cabins with bunks in the park's group center. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
Summer camp at Sibley State Park, New London, Minn.
August 6, 2011 - 12:00am
July 21, 2011
Ms. Inferno contestants include Honey Hotlips, Fancy Flames  and Carmon Dioxide. (Submitted photo)
New London, Minn., Fire Department has 'hot' contestants in 'Ms. Inferno Beauty Contest'
July 21, 2011 - 12:10am
July 9, 2011
Rob Lein tries his luck Thursday on the Foot Lake fishing pier in Willmar as Paul Gerdes keeps him company. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Plenty of disappointed, would-be anglers
July 9, 2011 - 12:00am
July 7, 2011
DNR seeks comments on environmental assessment worksheet for the Minnesota Falls Dam Removal Project
July 7, 2011 - 12:00am
Fireman dies in Glenwood, Minn., cause under investigation
June 7, 2011 - 10:18am
May 28, 2011
Willmar Senior High to have teacher from China next school year
May 28, 2011 - 12:00am
May 14, 2011
Kyle Anderson, left, and Doug Pierzina of the Department of Natural Resource's fisheries staff in Ortonville clip the fins of walleye they stocked in Lac qui Parle Lake. On Monday, they had 75 pounds or about 450 fish to stock. DNR fisheries workers are clipping the ventral or pectral fin of each yearling walleye stocked into Lac qui Parle to make it possible to monitor the effectiveness of the stocking program. They will clip the fins on 2,500 pounds of yearling walleye -- roughly 25,000 fish -- this se...
New stocking strategy helping numbers on Lac qui Parle Lake in western Minn.
May 14, 2011 - 8:00am
Three of 19 local liquor establishments fail alcohol compliance check
May 14, 2011 - 12:00am
May 12, 2011
Pavement marking project in southwestern Minnesota begins May 16
May 12, 2011 - 11:41am
May 10, 2011
Highway 212 resurfacing project from Hector to Glencoe begins May 16, traffic will be detoured
May 10, 2011 - 10:20am
Former fireman to serve jail time for department fund theft in Willmar, Minn.
May 10, 2011 - 12:00am
May 5, 2011
Maynard is site for open house on Highway 23 project
May 5, 2011 - 9:18am
May 3, 2011
Family escapes early morning fire; fire chief calls blaze "suspicious"
May 3, 2011 - 1:28pm
April 30, 2011
Kurt Nelson has an agreement to sell about 75 acres of land in Lake Johanna Township of Pope County to Pheasants Forever, which wants to transfer it to the state of Minnesota. The property contains fens, wetlands, an oak- covered esker ridge and the county's only designated trout stream cuts through a corner of it. 
(Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
Prime hunting land is target for 'no net gain' debate in west central Minnesota
April 30, 2011 - 7:50am
April 16, 2011
A Minnesota Pollution Control Agency team conducting an assessment last summer on Hawk Creek reaches shore near a culvert. Due to extensive public and private drainage systems, water that would have evaporated, percolated into groundwater or stayed put in wetlands is now moved rapidly to waterways. (Tribune file photo)
In farm country, water quantity and quality inextricably linked
April 16, 2011 - 8:18am