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May 26, 2017
Diane and Ron Fagen announced their offer to build a new studio and headquarters for Pioneer Television as a gift during a June, 2016 event in Granite Falls.
Bonding bill includes $1.95 M for Pioneer TV, make possible move to new studio in Granite Falls
May 26, 2017 - 11:07am
May 18, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Students at Yellow Medicine East Schools are raising tomato and pepper plants to test the LED greenhouse. Clockwise from left are Kolin Eckstrom, Chandler Rillo, Josh Nordaune, Anne Clark and Cesia Gaitan. They are in one of three greenhouse sections.
YME builds windowless greenhouse
May 18, 2017 - 8:20am
May 9, 2017
Regional wastewater plants recognized
May 9, 2017 - 9:02am
May 3, 2017
Woman killed in Yellow Medicine County crash
May 3, 2017 - 6:59am
April 26, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune file photo


Ted Thull, shown in this 2016 file photo in Granite Falls, started building his dream home in 2000 but found himself over his head and in financial difficulties before he could complete it. The state Court of Appeals has upheld a district court order sought by the city of Granite Falls ordering the structure to be razed.
Builder loses appeal
April 26, 2017 - 8:57am
April 20, 2017
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Landowners Aaron and Traci Fagen worked with the Minnesota Department of Transportation to make possible this permanent snow fence along a notorious curve on state Highway 67 west of Granite Falls.
MnDOT, landowners install first-of-its-kind snow fence
April 20, 2017 - 9:49am
April 13, 2017
"Nicotina" by Karen Savage-Blue  was created for a tobacco cessation project.
A love for the landscape, and for telling a story
April 13, 2017 - 10:20am
April 11, 2017
Appeals court upholds Chippewa County action to protect child
April 11, 2017 - 8:08am
March 28, 2017
Anthony LaBatte
Impaired driving case upheld but judge warns Upper Sioux police about video failure
March 28, 2017 - 7:24am
March 9, 2017
Tribune file photo 

These turbines in Meeker County began producing power in 2011 as part of the Danielson Wind Farm Project. The Palmer's Creek Wind Farm proposed in Chippewa County will erect 18 turbines dispersed over a 6,150-acre area.
Fagen aims to erect wind farm in Chippewa County
March 9, 2017 - 7:47am
March 8, 2017
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

Mark Sannerud, Project Turnabout director of marketing and outreach, talks Feb. 17 about the walking trails at the campus in Granite Falls. Sannerud says the walking trails are therapeutic for people who want to spend some time alone or clear their heads.
Pioneering role continues at Vanguard
March 8, 2017 - 4:53am
February 16, 2017
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Along with being open for self-guided tours, the Fagen Fighters World War II Museum hosts a number of special events. A crowd estimated at over 800 came to the museum July 15, 2016, to hear Lt. Col. Richard Cole, the last surviving member of the Doolittle Raid on Tokyo in 1942, talk about his experience.
Fagen Fighters Museum in Granite Falls listed as a top Minnesota attraction
February 16, 2017 - 6:32am
February 8, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune
Ashley Hanson talks on Jan. 31 at the K.K. Berge Building in Granite Falls about  her cross country odyssey exploring art in rural communities.
A rural odyssey for art's sake: 'Public Transformation' explores the role of art in building rural communities
February 8, 2017 - 11:19pm
January 27, 2017
Yellow Medicine County supports broadband study for unserved areas
January 27, 2017 - 8:00am
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
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