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Erica Dischino / Tribune

Emily Schlecht, a former Willmar resident and who was sexually assaulted in 2015, left, receives an embrace from her friend Shayna Marier at a rally held Sunday outside the Kandiyohi County Courthouse in Willmar.
Rally helps survivor 'Break the Silence' about sexual assault in Willmar
6 hours 26 min ago
November 17, 2017
Litchfield, Meeker County investigating series of burglaries
November 17, 2017 - 1:24pm
November 16, 2017
Martina Christie
Woman sentenced in Chippewa County for exploiting elderly mother-in-law
November 16, 2017 - 8:20pm
November 15, 2017
TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE 
Superintendent John Dotson is completing the final year of his second, three-year contract as superintendent for the BOLD School District. The school board rejected a one-year contract extension in October.
BOLD investigating shared superintendency
November 15, 2017 - 7:25am
Cosmos man charged for causing severe accident in Renville County
November 15, 2017 - 5:47am
November 13, 2017
Fire displaces 11 apartment tenants in Montevideo
November 13, 2017 - 9:48pm
November 9, 2017
Chippewa County voters to decide if auditor/treasurer, recordershould be appointed
November 9, 2017 - 11:40am
Fire kills 6,000 turkeys on west central Minn. farm
November 9, 2017 - 6:22am
November 8, 2017
Area election contests decided Tuesday
November 8, 2017 - 4:02pm
Submitted 

Archibald and Edyth Bush are shown in this undated photo. In 1953, they took $200 million worth of 3M company stock accumulated during his career there and established the Bush Foundation.
Bush Foundation grants $1.8 million to Granite Falls
November 8, 2017 - 12:01am
November 7, 2017
Tribune file photo 

Alan Knaeble of the Minnesota Geological Survey splits open a segment of clay that was part of the glacier-covered landscape of Renville County 400,000 to 500,000 years ago. The drilling core was taken at a rural Bird Island site in October 2010.
Newly completed survey maps Renville County's groundwater resources
November 7, 2017 - 10:40pm
Submitted / Diana Anderson
Need for child care an economic development issue in southwest MN
November 7, 2017 - 9:22am
November 6, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Assistant Christi Mogler holds one child while also entertaining two other children in the infant room at Discovery Kids child care center in Benson. The center has a staff of 10 adults and five to six high school-aged helpers.
Benson Schools takes on child care need, expands to infants and toddlers
November 6, 2017 - 9:25pm
November 5, 2017
Hunter near Tracy accidentally shot during deer opener
November 5, 2017 - 2:20pm
November 3, 2017
Standoff in Benson ends peacefully
November 3, 2017 - 1:14pm