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Back on the campaign trail already, Trump touts promises kept
Border bar owners, police mixed on 4 a.m. closing bill in Minnesota
Core samples from Mille Lacs Lake may explain walleye woes
75 years later, Japanese Americans recall pain of internment camps
One year after sister’s suicide, crusade to unveil depression continues
Kamloops rainbows and coho salmon provide early-morning action near the French River
Cards wrestling headed to State
Boys Basketball: Dragons' upset bid falls short
Girls Basketball: Cards stretch win streak to seven
Sports Briefs: Warrant issued for Jets' Darrelle Revis on assault charges
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
Driving a hard bargain for taxes
States' rights? Not so much, when it comes to retirement savings
Murder and Mayhem are hers to tell in Redwood County
Fagen Fighters Museum in Granite Falls listed as a top Minnesota attraction
The many meanings of Valentine's Day
Lorraine "Lolly" Marlys Thompson
Daniel P. Schaefbauer
Gloria A. Schroeder
Dwaine B. Weber
Marlow W. Hanson
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
Growing Together: Steps you need to know when growing plants indoors
August 3, 2015
Small-town retailer shines
SACRED HEART — People come to Sacred Heart for many good reasons, whether it’s to do business at the Co-op Country Elevator or enjoy home...
August 3, 2015 - 11:32pm
July 13, 2015
Science, business intersect in Sacred Heart
SACRED HEART — A passion for science developed as a student at Renville County West has led Eric Mahlum to take on some very important work. He...
July 13, 2015 - 11:09pm
March 3, 2015
Historic hotel receives grant
SACRED HEART — Last summer the long vacant Sacred Heart Hotel building was just a few days away from being sold on a tax forfeiture sale, with...
March 3, 2015 - 10:31pm
August 27, 2014
Town tries to save icons
SACRED HEART — There’s hope in Sacred Heart that two of the community’s historic icons can be saved. Last week, the Sacred Heart Area...
August 27, 2014 - 10:50pm
August 15, 2014
Big loads, small towns: Firefighters along TC & W line train on the train
SACRED HEART — Six days a week, engineers with the Twin Cities & Western Railroad guide locomotives and cargo through two dozen small towns...
August 15, 2014 - 11:00pm
August 13, 2014
RCW voters reject $4.9M bond initiative Tuesday
RENVILLE — Voters defeated Renville County West School District’s $4.9 million bond issue. The initiative to issue general obligation school building bonds to improve school sites and construction of additions to the school facility failed 484 to 400, according to unofficial...
August 13, 2014 - 12:27am
June 19, 2014
Tornado warning for parts of Chippewa and Renville counties
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN THE TWIN CITIES HAS ISSUED A * TORNADO WARNING FOR... EASTERN CHIPPEWA COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA... NORTHWESTERN RENVILLE COUNTY IN CENTRAL MINNESOTA... * UNTIL 515 PM CDT * AT 438 PM CDT...TORNADO PRODUCING STORMS WERE LOCATED...
June 19, 2014 - 4:57pm
June 5, 2014
This is a drill: Disaster exercise puts responders to the test
RENVILLE — Southern Minnesota Beet Sugar Cooperative takes pride in having put together a full-scale crisis management plan, complete with...
June 5, 2014 - 11:51pm
April 26, 2014
Bird Island, Sacred Heart farmers inducted into Corn Growers Recruiter Hall of Fame
SHAKOPEE — Doug Toreen, a farmer in Bird Island, and Myron “Mickey” Peterson, a farmer in Sacred Heart, have been inducted into the inaugural class of the Minnesota Corn Growers Association Recruiter Hall of Fame. Toreen has recruited 1,099 members and Peterson has recruited...
April 26, 2014 - 9:00am
February 21, 2014
Renville County towns open doors to 134 stranded motorists
OLIVIA — Communities in Renville County hosted 134 motorists stranded by last night’s winter storm after motel rooms had filled. The National...
February 21, 2014 - 10:59pm
Renville County communities open doors to 134 stranded motorists
OLIVIA — Communities in Renville County hosted 134 motorists stranded by last night’s winter storm after motel rooms had filled. The...
February 21, 2014 - 11:10am
Tribune delivery delayed in some towns due to blizzard conditions
Delivery of the West Central Tribune this morning has been delayed in some areas due to the blizzard conditions. Tribune subscribers will have late delivery this morning in the towns of Bird Island, Olivia, Hector, Cosmos, Blomkest, Lake Lillian, Renville and Prinsburg. The...
February 21, 2014 - 9:10am
November 6, 2013
Sacred Heart voters return three incumbents
SACRED HEART — Voters in Sacred Heart re-elected three incumbents to the City Council with 53 votes cast in Tuesday’s election. According to information from the city, voters returned Mayor Dan Agre and council members Randy Johnson and Chad Kingstrom.
November 6, 2013 - 11:39am
September 4, 2013
Law enforcement agencies are searching south of Sacred Heart along Minnesota River
By Carolyn Lange and Kelly Boldan SACRED HEART – Multiple law enforcement personnel and units are conducting active searches this afternoon...
September 4, 2013 - 1:49pm
May 8, 2013
Amateur Baseball: Atwater clips Sacred Heart
ATWATER — The Atwater Chuckers jumped out to a big lead and defeated Sacred Heart 5-2 on Wednesday. Jordan Tanner had two hits and drove in a pair of runs and the Chuckers took advantage of 12 Sacred Heart walks. Brian Kingery worked four scoreless innings to pick up the win. Ryan...
May 8, 2013 - 11:52pm