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April 26, 2016
For those seeking trophy fish, the Minnesota River offers innumerable options
Anglers know the Minnesota River for its trophy channel and flathead catfish, and its walleye and white bass. These are its most targeted game...
April 26, 2016 - 10:42am
December 2, 2015
Minnesota River Congress appoints leadership team
NEW ULM — A citizen-led group working to promote the natural resources and economic health of the Minnesota River basin is putting together a governing action board representing the entire area. The Minnesota River Congress now has 24 of 33 board positions filled, after 19 new members...
December 2, 2015 - 9:33pm
October 14, 2015
County Board weighs Minnesota River resolution
WILLMAR - The Kandiyohi County Board couldn’t muster enough votes last week to support a resolution opposing the formation of a Minnesota River Basin Commission - but the issue is far from dead. Board members who voted against the resolution said they just wanted more time to study...
October 14, 2015 - 1:02pm
September 28, 2015
Granite Falls finishes iconic footbridge
GRANITE FALLS — Granite Falls will celebrate the restoration of its historic pedestrian bridge spanning the Minnesota River with activities that will also kick off the 2015 Upper Minnesota River Art Crawl, also called the Meander. The dedication ceremony begins at 6:30 p.m. Friday...
September 28, 2015 - 11:20pm
September 8, 2015
Long paddle with big purpose: Paddle Forward connects with classrooms
CHURCHILL DAM, LAC QUI PARLE LAKE — They’ve endured seven straight days of stifling heat, humidity and steady headwinds, and they have nearly...
September 8, 2015 - 12:08am
July 20, 2015
Paddlers bringing outdoors to classrooms, reaching out to teachers in Minnesota River watershed
WILLMAR — Every outdoor adventure offers its lessons, but this one comes with its own curriculum and is delivered right to the classroom. Wild...
July 20, 2015 - 12:07am
March 10, 2015
Montevideo group promotes vegetative buffers to protect waterways
MONTEVIDEO — A local organization promoting water quality in the upper Minnesota River basin has launched a campaign to support Gov. Mark Dayton’s...
March 10, 2015 - 12:04am
October 6, 2014
Upper Minnesota River Art Crawl
October 6, 2014 - 9:50am
August 18, 2014
Public invited to discuss Shakopee Creek water quality project Thursday
NEW LONDON — A project to improve the Minnesota River Basin by focusing on the water quality of the Shakopee Creek region in northern Kandiyohi County will be discussed at a meeting Thursday at Kandiyohi County Park 7 on Games Lake. A picnic and informal discussion takes place...
August 18, 2014 - 11:19pm
July 8, 2014
Historic suspension bridge will be saved: Granite Falls awards bid to restore pedestrian bridge over Minnesota River
GRANITE FALLS — A historic pedestrian bridge that spans the Minnesota River in downtown Granite Falls will be saved. Granite Falls City Council...
July 8, 2014 - 11:03pm
Historic, suspension bridge will be saved over Minnesota River in Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS — An historic, pedestrian bridge that spans the Minnesota River in downtown Granite Falls will be restored. Granite Falls city council members awarded a $1,490,287 bid to Robert Schroeder Construction Company, Glenwood, at their meeting on Monday, according to...
July 8, 2014 - 12:21pm
March 19, 2014
Site that inspired rock outcrop preservation program likely to be mined
OLIVIA — The site that inspired a program to protect rock outcrop areas along the Minnesota River is likely to be mined. The Renville County Planning Commission has unanimously recommended that an interim use permit be granted to Duininck Inc., of Prinsburg, for hard rock mining...
March 19, 2014 - 6:00am
February 5, 2014
Granite Falls awards its final major flood mitigation project
GRANITE FALLS — City Council members in Granite Falls awarded what they believe is the final major project in over a decade’s worth of flood mitigation work. Council members on Monday awarded a $1,942,539 bid to Robert L. Carr Company to build a new sanitary lift station on the...
February 5, 2014 - 11:36pm
January 27, 2014
Minnesota River group moves ahead with ‘Blueway’ initiative despite setback
HUTCHINSON — The Minnesota River Watershed Alliance voted Jan. 21 at its quarterly meeting in Hutchinson to continue working on the Minnesota River Blueway initiative, to implement its goals, and seek support from federal agencies. Over the past year the Alliance — an informal,...
January 27, 2014 - 4:00am
November 7, 2013
City seeks $3M to complete levee upgrade
MONTEVIDEO — Hundreds of volunteers risked their lives to stack 1 million sandbags and save Montevideo from certain disaster in the flood of...
November 7, 2013 - 11:19pm