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Minnesota River

April 26, 2016
Tony Sindt, Minnesota River fisheries specialist with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, holds a 54-pound flathead catfish from the Minnesota River. (TOM CHERVENY | WEST CENTRAL TRIBUNE)
For those seeking trophy fish, the Minnesota River offers innumerable options
April 26, 2016 - 10:42am
December 2, 2015
Minnesota River Congress appoints leadership team
December 2, 2015 - 9:33pm
October 14, 2015
County Board weighs Minnesota River resolution
October 14, 2015 - 1:02pm
September 28, 2015
Granite Falls finishes iconic footbridge
September 28, 2015 - 11:20pm
September 8, 2015
The Paddle Forward group launches Monday from Churchill Dam. From left are Emily Lipson, Nick Ryan, Grace Heneghan, Liz Just and Mandy Dahlheimer. They expected to camp at Lagoon Park in Montevideo. (TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE)
Long paddle with big purpose: Paddle Forward connects with classrooms
September 8, 2015 - 12:08am
July 20, 2015
The Wild River Academy began its Paddle Forward adventure with a trip down the length of the Mississippi River three years ago. The paddlers are shown in one of the river’s locks. A group of eight paddlers will make their way down the Minnesota River for this year’s adventure and share what they learn with students. (Submitted photo)
Paddlers bringing outdoors to classrooms, reaching out to teachers in Minnesota River watershed
July 20, 2015 - 12:07am
March 10, 2015
A vegetative buffer protects a waterway in the upper Minnesota River basin. Clean Up our River Environment has launched a campaign to support legislation to require 50-foot buffers along perennial waterways. (Submitted)
Montevideo group promotes vegetative buffers to protect waterways
March 10, 2015 - 12:04am
October 6, 2014
Clay sculptor John George Larson, right, visits with 1964 Milan High School graduate Gordy Olson at the Milan Village Arts School. Larson, a Clarkfield native who uses local clay for much of his work, signed Olson’s Meander Passport card. There were 42 artists in this year’s Upper Minnesota River Art Crawl; eight signatures made the passport holder eligible for a drawing.  Tribune photo by Rand Middleton
Upper Minnesota River Art Crawl
October 6, 2014 - 9:50am
August 18, 2014
Public invited to discuss Shakopee Creek water quality project Thursday
August 18, 2014 - 11:19pm
July 8, 2014
Granite Falls will save a historic suspension bridge built in 1935. City Council members on Monday awarded a $1,490,287 bid for its restoration. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Historic suspension bridge will be saved: Granite Falls awards bid to restore pedestrian bridge over Minnesota River
July 8, 2014 - 11:03pm
Historic, suspension bridge will be saved over Minnesota River in Granite Falls
July 8, 2014 - 12:21pm
March 19, 2014
Site that inspired rock outcrop preservation program likely to be mined
March 19, 2014 - 6:00am
February 5, 2014
Granite Falls awards its final major flood mitigation project
February 5, 2014 - 11:36pm
January 27, 2014
Minnesota River group moves ahead with ‘Blueway’ initiative despite setback
January 27, 2014 - 4:00am
November 7, 2013
Bob Fox, a Renville County commissioner, outlined the economic benefits the Minnesota Valley Regional Railroad Authority has provided the region by upgrading the 95-mile, short-line railroad running from Hanley Falls to Norwood Young America. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
City seeks $3M to complete levee upgrade
November 7, 2013 - 11:19pm