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Astronomers find seven Earth-size planets where life may be possible
Trump expected to revoke rules on transgender bathrooms, draft suggests
Ex-opioid addict: Doctors only want to prescribe 'pills, pills, pills, pills'
Seven arrested, meth found following high-speed chase
Decadent slow cooker desserts to delight your palette
Multiple concussions have NASCAR's Danica Patrick thinking about future
Hockey Olympian sisters tap Fighting Sioux logo designer for new apparel line
Girls Basketball: Cards streak by Alex
Blackhawks close in on first-place Wild with win in St. Paul
Boys Basketball: Montevideo overpowers YME
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Reader News: Diaper Bears for Hope Pregnancy Center
Howard J. Powers
Minnesota Opinion: Kill Legislature's ridiculous secret-meeting exemption
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Willmar Commentary: America's predictable pension crisis
Harrop commentary: Trump has media crying ... all the way to the bank
Renville County to study office mergers
OLIVIA — Renville County's long-range, strategic plan calls for it to explore the possibility of merging the auditor/treasurer, assessor...
5 hours 7 min ago
Food, lodging inspections show improvement in Kandiyohi, Renville counties
OLIVIA — An ongoing effort to emphasize education along with the enforcement of health codes appears to be paying dividends in Renville and Kandiyohi counties. The two counties have now seen a two-year decline in the number of violations issued to licensed food, swimming pool,...
7 hours 10 min ago
Two injured in Renville County crash
RENVILLE — Two people were injured Tuesday night in a single-vehicle accident south of Renville when their vehicle was launched through...
8 hours 20 min ago
Prairie protection to be part of Renville County park study
OLIVIA — Renville County is adding a statement that it intends to improve and protect prairie on the site proposed for the Minnesota Valley...
9 hours 27 min ago
February 18, 2017
Renville County buffer law meetings slated Feb. 27-28
OLIVIA — Four meetings over two days in separate locations will be conducted in Renville County to provide information on the new buffer...
February 18, 2017 - 7:34am
February 17, 2017
Redwood, Renville counties aim to make most of Minnesota River Valley
OLIVIA — There's no mystery about what attracts people to the Minnesota River Valley corridor shared by Renville and Redwood counties....
February 17, 2017 - 5:46am
February 9, 2017
Olivia man charged with arson for Dec. 3 house fire
OLIVIA — A 20-year-old man lit his parents' Olivia home on fire early Dec. 3, authorities say — but not before he had moved his...
February 9, 2017 - 4:03pm
January 23, 2017
Man arrested after pursuit in Renville County
FAIRFAX – A man who led police on a six-mile pursuit Sunday afternoon in Renville County was arrested on drinking and driving-related charges...
January 23, 2017 - 6:52am
January 16, 2017
Fort Ridgely 'Friends' to rally Jan. 19 for golf course
FAIRFAX — Supporters of the golf course at Fort Ridgely State Park will hold a public rally at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Fairfax Community...
January 16, 2017 - 8:50am
Records published Jan. 16
This is the records summary for Jan. 16. Man airlifted from scene of Saturday afternoon crash PRINSBURG — A Sacred Heart man was airlifted...
January 16, 2017 - 4:46am
January 15, 2017
Update: Crashes in Chippewa, Renville counties cause injuries Saturday morning
Drivers and passengers from Saturday motor vehicle crashes have been identified by the Minnesota State Patrol. Two crashes in the area Saturday morning resulted in injuries, according to the Patrol. A two-vehicle crash at 9:16 a.m. at the intersection of Highway 23 and 70th Street...
January 15, 2017 - 11:37am
January 14, 2017
Crashes in Chippewa, Renville counties cause injuries Saturday morning
Two motor vehicle crashes in the area Saturday morning resulted in injuries, according to reports from the Minnesota State Patrol. A two-vehicle crash at 9:16 a.m. at the intersection of Highway 23 and 70th Street Southeast in Stoneham Township, Chippewa County, resulted in injuries...
January 14, 2017 - 4:48pm
January 8, 2017
One injured in Renville County rollover
OLIVIA - A Minneapolis woman was transported to the Renville County Hospital in Olivia for non-life threatening injuries she suffered in a one-vehicle...
January 8, 2017 - 11:25am
January 4, 2017
Honored for doing what he loves: Renville County sheriff's deputy recognized
OLIVIA — Finding the right profession can be a long journey for some, but not for Jeff Nelson. All he needed was a few short rides in the...
January 4, 2017 - 11:44pm
January 3, 2017
Renville County wants state funding before taking on buffer law enforcement
OLIVIA — The Renville County Board of Commissioners will be watching the Legislature to see whether counties will be reimbursed for enforcing the state's new buffer law before the county agrees to take on that responsibility.
January 3, 2017 - 9:23pm