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Records published July 29
Work continues on Willmar's Minnesota Avenue
Parishioners salvage items from fire-damaged Sacred Heart church
Eden Valley woman injured in crash with tractor
Math, reading scores stall in latest round of Minnesota testing
Fast start propels Stingers past Waterloo
Peterson sets sights on another NFL record
Zimmer grateful for contract extension
Vikings expectations as high as a clear sky
Greenway enters his 11th and final training camp
Small town Lake Lillian gears up for big time production
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Alice M. Anderson
Charles "Jim" Syverson
Chris H. Nissen
Will: The path ahead for Hillary Clinton
Commentary: For Trump to Lose, GOP must let Clinton win
Commentary: Trump: Seeking victory through fear
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
November 6, 2013
New Ulm woman killed in crash in Redwood County
REDWOOD FALLS — A 57-year-old New Ulm woman was killed in a Monday afternoon crash east of Redwood Falls. According to the Redwood County Sheriff’s Office, Susan Kay Achman was driving a 2003 Ford Taurus that was involved in a two-vehicle crash with a semi truck just before...
November 6, 2013 - 9:06am
October 10, 2013
A big move: Inventors Congress taking show to the Twin Cities
REDWOOD FALLS — The Minnesota Inventors Congress is taking its annual show to the Twin Cities area in 2014, ending a 56-year run in its home community of Redwood Falls. Program Director Deb Hess announced the plans Thursday, saying that the decision has been a difficult...
October 10, 2013 - 11:16pm
Inventor's Congress taking show to Twin Cities area in 2014
REDWOOD FALLS — The Minnesota Inventor’s Congress is taking its annual Congress to the Twin Cities area in 2014, ending a 56-year run in its home community of Redwood Falls. MIC Program Director Deb Hess said in announcing the move today that the decision has been a difficult...
October 10, 2013 - 11:54am
September 15, 2013
Mourners pay tribute to man killed in double shooting
REDWOOD FALLS – By ones, twos, threes and sometimes larger groups, mourners on Saturday approached the open casket of Chris Panitzke in the...
September 15, 2013 - 11:02pm
September 14, 2013
Redwood Falls community pays tribute to homicide victim Chris Panitzke
REDWOOD FALLS – A second rural community shocked by the shooting deaths of two young adults has joined to mourn one of the victims. Chris...
September 14, 2013 - 3:40pm
August 7, 2013
Leaders renew debate about renewable fuels
REDWOOD FALLS — The future of renewable fuels is more of the same, but different. Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson reminded...
August 7, 2013 - 11:21pm
August 5, 2013
Farmfest opens today, sale to Farm Bureau announced
The American Farm Bureau Federation has purchased the rights to Farmfest and other events and publications owned by Cygnus Business Media. Farmfest kicks off its three-day run today at the Gilfillan Estate southeast of Redwood Falls. Other shows involved in the purchase are Dakotafest,...
August 5, 2013 - 11:34pm
American Farm Bureau purchases Farmfest, other farm show events
The American Farm Bureau Federation has purchased the rights to Farmfest and other events and publications owned by Cygnus Business Media. Farmfest...
August 5, 2013 - 10:57am
July 24, 2013
Businesses use social media in new ways to reach customers
Three months ago, Corn Capital Innovations had fewer than 100 likes on its Facebook page. Today, the business has 530 Facebook likes and counting....
July 24, 2013 - 12:58am
May 15, 2013
Redwood Falls man to serve 35 months for police chase
OLIVIA -- Brian Noel Hester, 46, of Redwood Falls, will serve 35 months in prison for leading law officers on a high-speed chase in Renville County. Renville County District Judge Randall Slieter sentenced Hester on Monday under terms of a plea agreement. Hester pleaded guilty April...
May 15, 2013 - 4:27pm
April 16, 2013
Hospital executive from Michigan new CEO at Redwood Falls, Minn., hospital
REDWOOD FALLS — The Redwood Falls City Council has appointed Bryan Lydick as the Redwood Area Hospital’s new chief executive officer, with an anticipated June 3 start date. Lydick, of Indian River, Mich., spent the past 13 years with Mercy Hospital Cadillac and Mercy Hospital...
April 16, 2013 - 11:23pm
April 3, 2013
Redwood Falls, Minn., man pleads guilty to 38-mile chase with police
OLIVIA — A man who led law officers on a 38-mile, high-speed chase in Renville County entered guilty pleas on Wednesday to charges resulting from the Dec. 3 incident. Brian Noel Hester, 46, of Redwood Falls, pleaded guilty to a felony charge of fleeing a police officer in a motor...
April 3, 2013 - 11:07pm
March 25, 2013
Bids awarded for $1M construction of new Rice Home Medical store in Redwood Falls, Minn.
WILLMAR — Bids were awarded Wednesday for construction of a new Rice Home Medical store in Redwood Falls, clearing the way for the project to start next month. Rice Memorial Hospital officials anticipate that the new store will strengthen Rice Home Medical’s Redwood Falls site...
March 25, 2013 - 4:57am
February 21, 2013
Rice Home Medical business plans approved
WILLMAR — Business plans for expanding and renovating Rice Home Medical retail stores in Redwood Falls and Alexandria have been approved, clearing the way for work to commence on construction documents. If everything goes according to schedule, a final decision to go ahead with...
February 21, 2013 - 11:02pm
February 14, 2013
Redwood Falls, Minn., man ordered to stop selling securities, pay $300,000 fine
ST. PAUL — State Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman on Thursday ordered Jeffrey Rodd of Redwood Falls and Redwood Valley Interests LLC to cease and desist from selling securities in the state of Minnesota and ordered him to pay a $300,000 fine. According to the Department of Commerce,...
February 14, 2013 - 11:21pm