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April 12, 2018
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Helen Blue-Redner, director of the ECHO Charter School and its science instructor, spoke this week to the Yellow Medicine County Board of Commissioners about Bottle Rockets Child Care that will soon open in the school in Echo.
YM County looks at role in supporting child care
April 12, 2018 - 6:05am
March 30, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune
Fire destroyed the 1959-built, wood crib elevator in Hanley Falls on Friday morning. Firefighters from 10 neighboring communities assisted the Hanley Falls department in battling the blaze. play button
UPDATED: Wooden elevator goes up in flames in Hanley Falls
March 30, 2018 - 4:26pm
June 10, 2017
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An upcoming BioBlitz at the Swedes Forest Scientific and Natural Area on June 17 is an opportunity to discover and learn about rare and unique plants found there, including these cacti found on rock outcrops.
First BioBlitz set June 17 at Swedes Forest SNA
June 10, 2017 - 8:35am
June 5, 2017
Tim Cook, CEO, speaks during Apple's annual world wide developer conference (WWDC) in San Jose, California, U.S. June 5, 2017. REUTERS/Stephen Lam
Look out Alexa: Apple announces 'HomePod,' a smart home audio speaker
June 5, 2017 - 2:31pm
January 25, 2017
Romona and Daryl Kuehn are challenging whether a private ditch built in 1948 on their farm in Yellow Medicine County should be classified as a public waterway and subject to the state's 50-foot buffer requirement. They urged the Yellow Medicine County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday to maintain local responsibility for enforcing the new buffer legislation and not surrender it to the state. (Tom Cherveny / Tribune)
Farm couple urges YM County to take on buffer enforcement
January 25, 2017 - 2:00am
December 24, 2016
Jeffrey Thomas Mertens
Echo man sentenced for placing secret camera
December 24, 2016 - 7:40am
October 4, 2016
Jeffrey Thomas Mertens
Western Minn. man pleads guilty to placing secret camera
October 4, 2016 - 6:47am
July 14, 2016
Echo man charged with placing secret camera in girl’s bedroom
July 14, 2016 - 11:45pm
April 16, 2015
Man accused of threatening to kill witness sentenced to probation
April 16, 2015 - 11:36pm
January 29, 2015
Kate Wolfe-Jenson gives voice commands to her Amazon Echo, a cylindrical, microphone-rigged, Internet-connected device which can call up news, access Internet-stored music, add items to a to-do list, set timers and more entirely with voice commands. The device has been a godsend for Wolfe-Jenson of Minneapolis, who has MS. The light on top goes on when the device is voice-activated. (Pioneer Press/Scott Takushi)
Amazon’s new voice-activated Echo opens the online world to Minneapolis author
January 29, 2015 - 9:00am
November 5, 2014
Municipal election results
November 5, 2014 - 11:18pm
September 11, 2012
Echo, Granite Falls drivers hurt in crash north of Echo, Minn.
September 11, 2012 - 1:03pm
December 27, 2011
An Afghan grower watches over his almonds at the bazaar. Photo by 2nd Lt. Davin Fischer
Area soldiers serve on agricultural mission in Afghanistan
December 27, 2011 - 12:00am
August 22, 2011
Fire that destroyed bar and restaurant in Echo investigated as accidental
August 22, 2011 - 11:32am
May 18, 2010
Teen treated, released after crash west of Granite Falls
May 18, 2010 - 1:19pm