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Angered with overflowing toilet, Minnesotan assaults girlfriend by strangling her
More than 80 protesters arrested Saturday near Dakota Access Pipeline
Hundreds rally in Los Angeles against ND pipeline
Two candidate forums scheduled this week
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WCT daily sports schedule
Wentz, defense carry Eagles to win over Vikings
1960's icon Bobby Vee dies at Minnesota care facility
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Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
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Presidential Endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
John Gehrking letter: Sawatzky is a typical politician
Paul Hoffer letter: Lang is ready to serve his district
Dionne commentary: Trump is not a GOP aberration
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February 2, 2016
MnDOT expands no travel advisory to Redwood and Renville counties, along with S.W. Minnesota
WILLMAR — The Minnesota Department of Transportation is advising no travel in southwest Minnesota and parts of west central Minnesota due to blizzard conditions and near-zero visibility at times. The no travel advisory applies to the following counties: LincolnLyonMurrayPipesto...
February 2, 2016 - 7:33pm
January 8, 2016
Central Community Transit to draft new agreement for merger
WILLMAR — Preparations have started in earnest for a merger of Central Community Transit and Meeker County Public Transit, scheduled to take effect July 1. The CCT Joint Powers Board took one of the first steps by voting Friday to draft a new joint powers agreement for all the entities:...
January 8, 2016 - 11:40pm
December 15, 2015
Renville County advances park study
OLIVIA — Despite continued opposition by neighbors to the site, the Renville County Board of Commissioners voted Tuesday to go forward with the second phase of a study for a proposed off-highway vehicle park in the Minnesota River Valley. The 3-2 vote came after landowners presented...
December 15, 2015 - 11:44pm
December 9, 2015
Man pleads guilty to murder of woman at western Minn. campsite
OLIVIA -- A Franklin man has pleaded guilty to killing a woman in June at a campsite in Renville County. Dwayne Case, 29, of Franklin, entered a guilty plea to second-degree murder -- with intent for the June 12 death of Elizabeth Gregg, 46, of Morgan. Case entered a Norgaard plea...
December 9, 2015 - 4:44pm
December 3, 2015
Renville County off-highway vehicle park ‘feasible’
OLIVIA — It appears feasible for Renville County to develop an off-highway vehicle park on a 272-acre site near the Minnesota River. Andy Brandel,...
December 3, 2015 - 12:02am
November 27, 2015
Survey prompts additional hours for bus service in Kandiyohi County
WILLMAR — Most Central Community Transit riders rely almost entirely on the bus system to go places — work, errands, shopping, medical appointments...
November 27, 2015 - 10:29pm
October 28, 2015
Program partnership leads to healthy change
WILLMAR — The store at the New London-Spicer Middle School was meeting a need, providing snacks to help fuel kids through after-school activities. But...
October 28, 2015 - 11:19pm
Records published Oct. 28
This is the records summary for Wednesday, Oct. 28. Worker injured in trench collapse OLIVIA — A worker was seriously injured Tuesday morning when a trench wall collapsed while a crew was installing tile in a field north of Morton. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office...
October 28, 2015 - 12:00am
October 27, 2015
Worker injured in trench collapse in farm field near Morton
OLIVIA - A worker was seriously injured Tuesday morning when a trench wall collapsed while a crew was installing tile in a field north of Morton. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office identified the victim as Scott David Reinhart, 45, of Morgan. According to a preliminary...
October 27, 2015 - 5:01pm
October 14, 2015
Renville County seeks public's help in solving series of thefts from vehicles
OLIVIA — The Renville County Sheriff’s Department is seeking the public’s help in solving a series of thefts from motor vehicles, including the theft of a firearm from a locked, Minnesota State Patrol vehicle. The thefts occurred during the week of Oct. 5 at locations within...
October 14, 2015 - 10:21am
October 13, 2015
Two arrested after high-speed chase through Renville County
OLIVIA — Criminal charges have been filed against two suspects in connection with a high-speed chase Friday south of Olivia that ended when both suspects were arrested as they tried to flee by crawling through a cornfield. The driver, identified as Bounkieng Sinthavong, 33, of...
October 13, 2015 - 11:00pm
October 6, 2015
Renville County launches CodeRED emergency system
OLIVIA -- The Renville County Sheriff’s Office is implementing a high-speed emergency notification system called CodeRED. The system will serve as an important component of Renville County’s emergency planning and communications outreach to both citizens and county personnel...
October 6, 2015 - 7:45pm
Colorado man killed in Renville County crash
SACRED HEART –– A Colorado man was killed Monday morning near Sacred Heart when the semi he was driving went into the ditch and overturned. According to the Renville County Sheriff’s Office, Harold Schwindt, 78, of Fort Collins, Colo. was driving an International semi east...
October 6, 2015 - 5:08pm
October 5, 2015
Trucker injured this morning in Renville County roll-over
OLIVIA -- John P. King, 46, of Olivia was injured early Monday morning near Olivia when the 2005 International semi he was driving rolled. The accident was reported at 2:13 a.m. on U.S. Highway 212. According to the State Patrol, King was traveling west on Highway 212 just west...
October 5, 2015 - 7:07am
September 21, 2015
RC Hospital and Clinics dedicates new facility
OLIVIA — It’s possible to deliver the very best and most modern of health care services in a rural setting and do it as an independent, locally...
September 21, 2015 - 11:50pm