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May 28, 2011
Spring song may be falling silent on bomming grounds
May 28, 2011 - 12:00am
May 21, 2011
A hiking trail at the Upper Sioux Agency State Park offers a majestic view of the Yellow Medicine River. Pioneer Public Television will introduce its viewers to the unique features and natural resources of the Upper Sioux Agency, Lac qui Parle, Big Stone and Fort Ridgely state parks when it airs "Minnesota River Sensations'' at 7 p.m. on Sunday. (Submitted photo)
'Sensations' shows the way to Minnesota destinations
May 21, 2011 - 8:31am
May 14, 2011
Kyle Anderson, left, and Doug Pierzina of the Department of Natural Resource's fisheries staff in Ortonville clip the fins of walleye they stocked in Lac qui Parle Lake. On Monday, they had 75 pounds or about 450 fish to stock. DNR fisheries workers are clipping the ventral or pectral fin of each yearling walleye stocked into Lac qui Parle to make it possible to monitor the effectiveness of the stocking program. They will clip the fins on 2,500 pounds of yearling walleye -- roughly 25,000 fish -- this se...
New stocking strategy helping numbers on Lac qui Parle Lake in western Minn.
May 14, 2011 - 8:00am
Pioneer TV to feature four Minnesota River state parks
May 14, 2011 - 7:56am
May 2, 2011
Prairie Waters recently surveyed its members and found continued interest in a regional approach to promoting tourism, despite the loss of some members in the past year due to budget cutbacks. Lucy and Ben Tokheim row a hand-crafted Norwegian priam on Lac qui Parle Lake at the Minnesota Highway 40 bridge. The lake and adjoining wildlife area are among the region's natural resources promoted to visitors. Tribune file photo
Tight budgets thinned its ranks, but remaining members positive
May 2, 2011 - 12:00am
March 24, 2011
Water over Highway 75 at location three miles south of Madison
March 24, 2011 - 9:49am
March 23, 2011
Cold slows rising waters, give a reprieve to flood fighters on Hawk Creek in west central Minn.
March 23, 2011 - 10:44am
March 22, 2011
Jeff Stager worked with a partner setting up sandbags Tuesday afternoon in the north side of Clara City.
Flood fighting now underway in west central Minnesota
March 22, 2011 - 4:09pm
March 11, 2011
Montevideo's Jake Douglas, right, dives for a loose ball against Jacob Redepenning of Lac qui Parle Valley in the first half Thursday. The ball ended up going out of bounds and awarded to the Eagles during their Section 3AA-North semifinal at Granite Falls. <b>Tribune photo by Rand Middleton</b>
Montevideo repels LQPV in 3AA boys basketball
March 11, 2011 - 12:00am
March 7, 2011
Mary Quick, back right, coordinator with the Computer Commuter, assists Pat Craigmile of rural Dawson, foreground, on a laptop computer in the mobile laboratory during a visit to Boyd. (Tribune photos by Tom Cherveny)
Big leap across digital divide in Lac qui Parle County, Minn.
March 7, 2011 - 8:30am
March 1, 2011
Lac qui Parle Valley head coach Ryan Giles cheers on his girls basketball team during a West Central South Conference game against BOLD Feb. 3 in Olivia. Tribune photo by T.J. Bartelt
Family matters
March 1, 2011 - 12:00am
MnDOT advises no unnecessary travel in southwestern Minnesota this evening
February 1, 2011 - 4:35pm
January 20, 2011
Flood outlook for Minnesota River Valley: You can bet on it
January 20, 2011 - 12:00am
January 10, 2011
Farmland values rising
January 10, 2011 - 12:00am
December 18, 2010
This is the first time in more than 40 years that it is possible to hunt geese at the Lac qui Parle refuge. The December hunt at the refuge is being looked at as a learning experience, but hunters have praised the expanded opportunity it represents. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Lac qui Parle Refuge in December
December 18, 2010 - 12:00am