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Report: Boundary Waters nets $77 million from summer visitors
Soon, some will get through Twin Cities airport security with a fingerprint or iris scan
Pickups falling through lake ice as officials put out warnings
Fire kills 8,300 turkeys at Meeker County farm
High speed chase ends in Willmar with arrest of juvenile
Twin Cities broadcaster dies in Florida
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Girls Basketball: Tigers cruise to win over West Central
Local roundup: Eagles win Camden title
Girls Basketball: Dreier vs. Dreier
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
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
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Irene Carol Nelson
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Anna Mae Hawley
George Herbert Rechkemmer
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Letters: Principles to guide our lives
Cohen commentary: Face Trump unfitness sooner, not later
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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
Two injured in Renville County crash
GRANITE FALLS -- Two people were injured in a one-vehicle rollover accident Monday afternoon on icy roads near Granite Falls. According to the...
January 3, 2017 - 7:40am
December 23, 2016
Renville County takes cautious approach toward buffer law
OLIVIA – Renville County is taking a cautious approach toward implementing the state’s new buffer requirements. At its meeting Tuesday, the Renville County Board of Commissioners instructed the Soil and Water Conservation District to go ahead with plans to send letters notifying...
December 23, 2016 - 7:00am
December 14, 2016
Breaking ground for cover crops in west central Minnesota
CLARA CITY — Winter can come hard to the Minnesota prairie, but never so early that cover crops cannot be used to improve and protect the...
December 14, 2016 - 6:30am
December 10, 2016
'Prairie Angels' makes a timely arrival in Renville County
From the comfort of coffee shops, his home in Olivia and an office with its own baby grand piano, Don Orth has edited and produced eight books...
December 10, 2016 - 6:08am