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Authorities uncover couple's 'sex room' in Minn. sexual assault case
Friesen joins Christianson
Barn Theatre hires Day
Citizens Alliance Bank welcomes Lalim
Edina Realty welcomes Block
Earnhardt Jr. to retire at end of NASCAR season
Peterson tells ESPN he'll sign with Saints, who open at Minnesota
Local Roundup: Halvorson repeats
RU Game: Hanson, Rudie commit to D-I schools
Vote for the WCT Game of the Week
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Carrie Fisher won't appear in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
Younger hot flashes may signal heart risk later
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
'Kitchen Witches': Comedy opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar chain of lakes focus of Wednesday's public meeting
Iris M. Hanson-Cain
Dennis R. Erdman
Minnesota Opinion: Now is not the time to sit out, play politics
George Will: The 'Oh, never mind' president
Susan Estrich: The Amazon 1-Star System
Letter: U of M proud of local partnerships
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
March 16, 2017
Fairfax man gets jail, probation for six child pornography charges
OLIVIA — A Fairfax man was sentenced last month to a year in jail, seven years of probation and stayed prison time for possessing "thousands"...
March 16, 2017 - 5:46am
March 13, 2017
Appeals court rejects reduction in sentence in Renville County murder
OLIVIA — The Minnesota Court of Appeals rejected a bid by a Renville County defendant for a reduction of his 415-month prison sentence...
March 13, 2017 - 8:31pm
January 23, 2017
Man arrested after pursuit in Renville County
FAIRFAX – A man who led police on a six-mile pursuit Sunday afternoon in Renville County was arrested on drinking and driving-related charges...
January 23, 2017 - 6:52am
January 16, 2017
Fort Ridgely 'Friends' to rally Jan. 19 for golf course
FAIRFAX — Supporters of the golf course at Fort Ridgely State Park will hold a public rally at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Fairfax Community...
January 16, 2017 - 8:50am
December 5, 2016
DNR invites public input on Fort Ridgely State Park draft plan amendment
FAIRFAX — The Department of Natural Resources invites the public to review a draft management plan amendment for Fort Ridgely State Park,...
December 5, 2016 - 5:24am
November 23, 2016
DNR rejects offer to save Fort Ridgley golf course
FAIRFAX — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has rejected an offer by the city of Fairfax and Friends of the Fort Ridgely State...
November 23, 2016 - 7:30am
November 19, 2016
One dead, seven injured in Renville County crash
MORTON -- A Renville County woman died and seven people were injured Friday night in a two-vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 71 near Morton. The...
November 19, 2016 - 11:57am
November 11, 2016
Fairfax man pleads guilty to six child pornography charges
OLIVIA — Authorities say a Fairfax man admitted to possessing "thousands" of images of child pornography, pleading guilty Monday in Renville...
November 11, 2016 - 12:55pm
October 6, 2016
Merlin Marlowe letter: Reasons to vote for Trump
The Republican candidate for president of the United States of America is Donald J. Trump. Is Donald a "pro-Amtrak" Republican? Let's be cautiously optimistic. Donald wrote this in 2015: "Our airports, bridges, water tunnels, power grids, rail systems, our nation's entire infrastructure...
October 6, 2016 - 7:37am
June 17, 2016
Fort Ridgely golf course to close permanently after this season
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will keep the golf course at Fort Ridgely open through Labor Day weekend, but is committed...
June 17, 2016 - 11:37pm
June 8, 2016
Fort Ridgely Friends offers help to save golf course
FAIRFAX — The Friends of Fort Ridgely State Park hopes to persuade the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to keep the park’s golf...
June 8, 2016 - 11:32pm
July 30, 2014
UPDATE: Victim in fatal power line accident ID’d
FAIRFAX –– The victim in Monday’s fatal power line workplace accident near Fairfax has been identified. According to the Renville County Sheriff’s Department, Brett D. Binman, 26, of North St. Paul, died as a result of injuries sustained at a power line work site northeast...
July 30, 2014 - 10:29am
July 28, 2014
One dead, one injured in power line accident in Renville County
FAIRFAX — One person died as a result of a work accident Monday morning in Renville County. According to a release from the Renville County Sheriff’s Office, 911 calls were made shortly before 9 a.m. Monday about an incident at a power line worksite northeast of Fairfax along...
July 28, 2014 - 11:08pm
June 20, 2014
Flooding closes Fort Ridgley State Park
ST. PAUL — Effective immediately, the campgrounds, horse camp and trails at Fort Ridgely State Park near Fairfax have been closed due to flooding, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Joanne Svendsen, assistant park manager, said once flood waters recede,...
June 20, 2014 - 11:07am
April 4, 2014
Accident takes life of Hector man
OLIVIA — Carlos Quezada, 42, was killed in a broadside accident on Minnesota Highway 4 in Renville County around 5 p.m. on Thursday, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Quezada was driving a 2006 Ford Freestyle southbound on the highway near milepost 86 when it collided...
April 4, 2014 - 2:03pm