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January 9, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Members of the State Senate Capital Investment Committee listen Monday as proponents of a veterans nursing home in Montevideo explain their request for state funding. From left are Sens. John Jasinski, Scott Newman and David Senjem.
Montevideo makes its mark again for vet home, turns out for bonding tour
January 9, 2018 - 6:01am
December 6, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

John Handeen, a World War II veteran, was among those Tuesday at a rally in Montevideo who encouraged state legislators to obtain funding for a veterans home. Handeen said it is especially needed to serve Vietnam veterans.
Montevideo moves forward on veterans home
December 6, 2017 - 7:04am
December 5, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Julie Ann Stevens is preparing to welcome guests to her contemplative retreat at 240 Elm Ave. in Watson.
A spiritual journey leads to western Minnesota, now home of Coeur de Rose contemplative retreat
December 5, 2017 - 5:55am
December 4, 2017
Supporters to rally for Montevideo veterans home project
December 4, 2017 - 3:48pm
October 9, 2017
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers began increasing the discharge at the Lac qui Parle dam on Monday.
Corps increasing discharge at Lac qui Parle dam again
October 9, 2017 - 2:07pm
September 28, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune
John Larson creates functional ceramic works, such as dinnerware, shown above, as well as abstract objects. He uses native clays which he will blend with some commercial clays.
Celebrating a community of artists: Meander artist inspired by those around him
September 28, 2017 - 2:10pm
September 19, 2017
Upper Minnesota counties making progress, but rural needs remain
September 19, 2017 - 7:28am
September 5, 2017
Tom Cherveny | Tribune Madison Bottling is marking its 100th anniversary this year. A decision made years ago that opened up Willmar and Kandiyohi County to the Madison-based wholesale distributor has played a big role in its success. From left are: Scott, Tim and Kay Roth and Tim Siegert.
Beer distributor's growth comes in 'dry' territory: Willmar plays big role in Madison Bottling
September 5, 2017 - 4:20pm
June 10, 2017
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
May 6, 2017
Briana Sanchez / Tribune 

Anglers are looking forward to a good opener May 13 in west central Minnesota. These fishermen worked the waters of Green Lake for panfish on Tuesday, May 2.
'Weird' spring could set stage for big fishing opener
May 6, 2017 - 11:07am
April 16, 2017
Submitted This cabin at the Crow Wing State Park is among author Tom Watson's favorites. It offers a spacious setting shaded by towering pines on a site just far enough from the road to offer some privacy.
'Camper Cabins' guide to great outdoors
April 16, 2017 - 3:51pm
March 12, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Butch Halterman has been collecting maple sap since early in February on land along the Minnesota River south of Montevideo. It's the earliest ever by nearly a month. He walked across sheets of ice to tap the trees as the floodplain area had been flooded in December.
Early season signs are everywhere
March 12, 2017 - 9:58pm
The National Weather Service advised Minnesota drivers to be cautious while driving Sunday afternoon as a significant snowfall was expected. This still photo from a Minnesota Department of Transportation snowplow camera shows snow accumulating around 2 p.m. in Willmar.
Caution advised as winter storm moves into west central Minnesota
March 12, 2017 - 2:54pm
March 2, 2017
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Permits to carry handguns in Minnesota rose in 2016 to the highest number of permits issued in a single year since the current firearm laws were implemented in 2003. Kandiyohi County issued nearly twice as many permits in 2016 as 2015, and Lac qui Parle County nearly quadrupled the number it issued.
Kandiyohi County permits to carry nearly doubled in 2016
March 2, 2017 - 10:19am
February 12, 2017
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An aerial drone captured this image of the estimated 2,200 anglers who participated in the fourth annual Ice Castle Classic tournament Saturday on Lac qui Parle Lake.
Ice Castle Tournament pulls in 2,200 on Lac qui Parle Lake
February 12, 2017 - 8:11pm
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