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August 19, 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.
Chippewa County approves road agreement for wind farm
August 19, 2017 - 9:15am
August 17, 2017
Geese take advantage of a temporary lake at Vos Park in Willmar on Thursday. Heavy rains fell in the region overnight, with 4.11 inches officially recorded in Willmar and 9.45 inches in Redwood Falls. The Granite Falls, Maynard and Clara City area and an area from Bird Island to Morton recorded amounts of 6 inches and more.
Area mopping up after heavy rains
August 17, 2017 - 4:15pm
August 11, 2017
Letter: A heartless way to treat a dog
August 11, 2017 - 9:50pm
August 1, 2017
Man to serve 21 months for repeatedly punching woman
August 1, 2017 - 11:10pm
Corrections worker faces more charges he coerced prisoner for sex
August 1, 2017 - 9:36am
Corrections worker faces more charges he coerced prisoner for sex
August 1, 2017 - 8:18am
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