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August 1, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Brian Velde shows the difference in growth July 24 between his corn irrigated by a subsurface system and corn that has not been irrigated on his farm about six miles south of Granite Falls. Test strips in the field will provide data to analyze the yields on different soil types with and without irrigation.
Going underground in corn country: Western Minn. farmer tests economics of subsurface irrigation
August 1, 2017 - 5:58am
July 28, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Karen Terry, University of Minnesota Extension, uses a model to show how human activities can affect streams in the region. She demonstrated the model Wednesday to the Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships executive committee in Granite Falls.
Citizen-led partnerships take on regional challenges
July 28, 2017 - 6:32am
July 27, 2017
Granite Falls man gets probation in sexual assault case
July 27, 2017 - 5:32am
June 29, 2017
Tribune file photo
Honored veterans of the Spicer American Legion ride on a pontoon in the 2016  Fourth of July parade in Spicer.
Independence Day activities scheduled for region
June 29, 2017 - 1:33pm
June 27, 2017
Corrections worker accused of coercion remains on leave
June 27, 2017 - 8:45pm
June 21, 2017
Andrew Dikken
Court rejects Minn. man's attempt to withdraw guilty pleas in double homicide
June 21, 2017 - 1:18pm
Andrew Dikken
Court rejects appeal by Dikken in double homicide
June 21, 2017 - 11:27am
June 10, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune file photo 

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
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

State Sen. Gary Dahms, R-Redwood Falls, right, and Rep. Chris Swedzinksi, R-Ghent, host a town hall meeting Tuesday in Granite Falls to discuss the legislative session.
Western Minn. legislators urge counties to take on buffer enforcement
June 10, 2017 - 6:56am
June 9, 2017
Sentencing to Serve crew leader faces charges of coercing prisoner to have sex
June 9, 2017 - 7:20pm
June 7, 2017
Briana Sanchez / TribuneWillmar's Tyler Johnson hits a double during the game against Granite Falls Wednesday, June 7, at Bill Tauton stadium.
Legion Baseball: Willmar opens with victory
June 7, 2017 - 11:38pm
Letter: An important history lesson
June 7, 2017 - 10:32pm
June 2, 2017
Submitted 

Streambank erosion remains a concern in Hawk Creek, which flows 65 miles from its start at Eagle Lake in Kandiyohi County to its confluence with the Minnesota River near the Upper Sioux Agency State Park. Large quantities of water at high velocity erode the banks during rain events and snowmelt periods.
Draft reports available on Hawk Creek pollution issues
June 2, 2017 - 7:14am
May 31, 2017
Tribune file photo / Diane and Ron Fagen announced their plans to build a new studio and headquarters for Pioneer Public Television in Granite Falls as a gift in June, 2016.
Pioneer Public TV gets $1.95M
May 31, 2017 - 8:28am
May 26, 2017
Submitted 

Sgt. 1st Class Matthew Kahler was well-respected and liked by his fellow soldiers, and his death Jan. 26, 2008, dealt a "body blow" to the troops, according to author Gregg Zoroya.
'Chosen Few' tells story of sacrifice: YME grad among those who gave his life for country
May 26, 2017 - 6:45pm
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