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September 22, 2017
Tom Cherveny Tribune / Jay Gustafson has set out to paddle all 4,500 miles of the state's water trails to call attention to the opportunities we have waiting for us to enjoy and explore in our backyards. He paddled the Minnesota River this past week. play button
Voice for the rivers: 'Waterway Jay' quits his job to paddle state's 4,500 miles of water trail
September 22, 2017 - 5:05pm
September 19, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 
Dan Richter, president, and Pam Rosenau, marketing, of MVTV Wireless, are urging counties to consider a mix of fiber optic and wireless networks to provide the broadband internet access needed in sparsely populated areas of our region.
Keep wireless in mix to serve rural areas
September 19, 2017 - 7:26am
September 15, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune

Greg Renneke, a member of the Yellow Medicine County Board of Commissioners, left, accepts a plaque Thursday from Chief Justice Lorie Skjerven Gildea as members of the Minnesota Judicial Council dedicated the county's new Justice Center in Granite Falls.
YM Justice Center makes its case: State's chief justice commends county for support of courts
September 15, 2017 - 8:11am
September 14, 2017
Bridging digital divide will be costly in Yellow Medicine County
September 14, 2017 - 6:38am
September 12, 2017
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The Yellow Medicine County Sheriff's Office is seeking information about who attempted to sink this boat in the Minnesota River. These flowers are on the stern of the boat.
Authorities seek information on boat dumped in Minn. River
September 12, 2017 - 7:41am
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
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