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September 13, 2017
Meeker County Ditch 47 plans to be discussed Tuesday
September 13, 2017 - 8:28am
August 25, 2017
Submitted  A deer feeding ban goes into effect in the shaded areas above on Monday.
Deer feeding ban begins Monday in Willmar area
August 25, 2017 - 5:40am
March 11, 2017
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Mid-Minnesota to discuss regional road projects March 24
March 11, 2017 - 8:22am
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
January 24, 2017
Two people safely escaped a truck before it sank Sunday on Horseshoe Lake in rural Stearns County. (Photo courtesy Stearns County Sheriff's Office)
Records published Jan. 24.
January 24, 2017 - 5:36am
November 26, 2016
Christian Goyne-Yarns takes his blank ballot into a voting booth Nov. 8 at Word of Faith Family Church in Willmar. Most voters still prefer to cast ballots on Election Day, but there were an increased number of voters who utilized absentee voting this year.

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Absentee voting numbers up in region
November 26, 2016 - 7:34am
November 22, 2016
As shown on this map from the National Weather Service, most of central Minnesota is under a Winter Weather advisory that began Tuesday morning and will last through Wednesday at 6 a.m.
Snow and freezing rain expected to continue through holiday weekend
November 22, 2016 - 1:54pm
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The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources recently designated the Bonanza Valley Groundwater Management Area. It is designed to protect the groundwater resources in an area including portions of Stearns, Pope, and Kandiyohi counties as well as lesser areas of Douglas, Meeker, Swift and Todd counties.
Minnesota DNR designates Bonanza Valley Groundwater Management Area
October 22, 2016 - 9:24am
March 2, 2016
A police vehicle is pictured Tuesday outside a home on the 56900 block of 340th Street in Harvey Township. Two bodies were discovered in the home the previous night. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Update: Teen deaths near Litchfield were murder-suicide, sheriff says
March 2, 2016 - 12:31pm
May 27, 2015
Bird flu numbers increase again; 97 Minnesota farms affected
May 27, 2015 - 3:08pm
November 5, 2014
Voters decide municipal races in region
November 5, 2014 - 12:59pm
October 31, 2014
Meeker County man injures leg when revolver accidentally discharges
October 31, 2014 - 12:16pm
July 15, 2014
Transit merger between Kandiyohi and Renville counties progresses
July 15, 2014 - 10:10pm
July 2, 2014
Green Lake now has a 1,000-foot no-wake zone advisory from shore, Kandiyohi County Sheriff Dan Hartog announced Wednesday. Restrictions, which were in effect Sunday when this photo was taken at the city dock in Spicer, were put in place June 18. They have been lifted on Eagle Lake, Diamond Lake, Elkhorn Lake and on the Little Crow River in New London. Tribune photo by Rand Middleton
Kandiyohi County modifies no-wake restrictions on area lakes
July 2, 2014 - 10:45pm
April 10, 2014
Be safe, be legal: Permits required for open burning
April 10, 2014 - 2:36pm
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