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'I knew it was him': Minnesotan was first responder on scene of crash that killed teen son
Willmar Police ask for public's help identifying theft suspects
Two arrested with 117 grams of meth, $1,700 during Minn. traffic stop
Feds find MNsure tech vulnerabilities, but state says they are fixed
Independent study film focuses on immigrant students
Wild stay unbeaten at home, trip up Maple Leafs
Section 5A could be dogfight as postseason looms
WCT daily schedule
Ridgewater takes two on Crossover's first day
Willmar riding win streak into postseason
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
Lady Gaga to perfom Super Bowl halftime show
Meander weekend features celebration of art, community
As 2017 looms, time to review your Medicare coverage
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
The prairie chicken is featured on Northland Outdoors TV
Fast food influence kids' soda and calorie choices
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Lorraine M. Essler
Arnold "Arnie" Muench
Fran Hussong letter: Ahmann is part of the problem
Gene Schneider letter: Asmus is clear choice in Ward 2
Marlys Schafer letter: Don't vote for self-interest groups
Kent Syverson letter: Keep the 19th Amendment
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October 18, 2016
78-year-old man airlifted after Renville rollover crash
RENVILLE—A Crosby man was airlifted after a late-night rollover crash on Renville County Road 21 just northeast of Renville. At 12:30...
October 18, 2016 - 10:17am
September 30, 2016
Counties making river corridor a destination
OLIVIA - The Minnesota River Valley is to Renville and Redwood Counties what the North Shore is to St. Louis, Lake and Cook Counties. The two...
September 30, 2016 - 2:48pm
September 26, 2016
Renville County house fire ignited by child playing with lighter
FRANKLIN -- Authorities say a Sunday house fire on the southern edge of Renville County started in a sofa, and a preliminary investigation suggests...
September 26, 2016 - 12:25pm
September 22, 2016
In sesquicentennial video, Renville County residents tell their stories
OLIVIA — To celebrate Renville County's 150th anniversary, Gail Miller turned not to the past and stories well-known but to the present....
September 22, 2016 - 8:22am
September 7, 2016
Renville County appoints new administrator
OLIVIA—Renville County's Board of Commissioners announced Wednesday the appointment of Lisa Herges as the new county administrator. Herges...
September 7, 2016 - 11:50pm
September 2, 2016
Olivia community garden project aims to promote better health in Renville County
OLIVIA—A national measure of vital health factors ranked Renville County 85th of Minnesota's 87 counties. "And while the obesity rate in...
September 2, 2016 - 11:15pm
August 24, 2016
Renville County selects new administrator
OLIVIA—The Renville County Board of Commissioners offered the county administrator position to Lisa Herges, currently serving as county...
August 24, 2016 - 7:27pm
August 22, 2016
Bird Island woman to serve 42 months for stealing $1.7 million from employer
MINNEAPOLIS—A Bird Island woman who has served as a caregiver to her two grandchildren and described as honest and giving to others will serve 42 months in federal prison for stealing $1.7 million from her former employer.
August 22, 2016 - 3:56pm
August 11, 2016
Renville County declares state of emergency
After heavy rain and flooding Wednesday, Renville County officials moved Thursday to declare a state of emergency for the area. "The declaration...
August 11, 2016 - 3:21pm
Flash flood watch continues in Kandiyohi, Meeker and Renville counties
A flash flood watch remains in effect until 1 a.m. Friday in Kandiyohi, Renville, Meeker, McLeod, Renville and Redwood counties in west central...
August 11, 2016 - 8:29am
August 10, 2016
Renville County selects two administrator finalists
OLIVIA—Two finalists are now vying for the county administrator position in Renville County. Members of the County Board of Commissioners...
August 10, 2016 - 1:19pm
August 5, 2016
Fire heavily damages Rural Bird Island home
BIRD ISLAND -- A fire Thursday morning heavily damaged a rural Bird Island house and has left owners Dennis and Roberta Pyland without a home....
August 5, 2016 - 9:21am
August 2, 2016
Five finalists vying for Renville County administrator post
OLIVIA—Renville County's Board of Commissioners will interview five candidates to succeed Sara Folsted as county administrator. She resigned...
August 2, 2016 - 7:00pm
July 26, 2016
Kidney dialysis center to open in Renville County
ST. CLOUD -- RC Hospital and Clinics and the CentraCare Kidney Program, a division of the St. Cloud Hospital and CentraCare Health, are partnering...
July 26, 2016 - 10:39am
Kidney dialysis center to open in Renville County
ST. CLOUD—RC Hospital and Clinics and the CentraCare Kidney Program, a division of the St. Cloud Hospital and CentraCare Health, are partnering on a new dialysis center to serve the needs of Renville County patients.
July 26, 2016 - 1:19am