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Law enforcement urges peace during pipeline protests
How will it end? Experts weigh in on possible outcomes of Dakota Access Pipeline protest
Fire at California loft party kills 9, higher death toll feared
Kandiyohi County Board to meet Friday
Truth-in-Taxation hearing to be held Monday at Willmar council meeting
Toriumi's hat trick powers WarHawks
Dragons win first of two on northern road trip
Slagter scores 31 in Cards' tournament win
Aggressive D key to Cardinals' victory
Sartell/Sauk Rapids blanks Willmar
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Around our region published Nov. 30
Willmar Senior High announces first-term honor roll
Evelyn R. Yanish
Todd D. Johnson
Helen W. Olson
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
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
April 27, 2013
West central Minnesota woman hopes for greater independence
SACRED HEART — No time was more trying for Kristal Dahlager than the final years of high school. Her friends were involved in sports...
April 27, 2013 - 12:00am
April 1, 2013
Fire in one Sacred Heart, Minn. home displaces two families
SACRED HEART – A fire Saturday night in a bedroom of a Sacred Heart home has left two families seeking temporary shelter. There may have been as many as 16 people, including 11 children, living in the house, said Sacred Heart Fire Chief Jeff Agre. He said the children include teenagers...
April 1, 2013 - 10:39am
March 13, 2013
OHV park proposal in Sacred Heart Township, Minn., challenged by residents
SACRED HEART TOWNSHIP — Plans to develop an off-highway vehicle park in Renville County are being challenged by the township in which it would be located. Sacred Heart Township residents attending the annual meeting Tuesday evening voted 14 to 6 to adopt a resolution opposing the...
March 13, 2013 - 11:24pm
March 8, 2013
Crash kills Sacred Heart, Minn.,teen
GRANITE FALLS — Meagan E. Siemieniewski, 16, of Sacred Heart died Friday morning in a two-vehicle head-on crash on Highway 212 between Granite...
March 8, 2013 - 11:00pm
October 20, 2012
Opponents of Minnesota River Valley off-highway vehicle park say neighboring landowners ignored
SACRED HEART -- Landowner opposition should be considered when state funds are being sought to acquire property to develop an off-highway vehicle...
October 20, 2012 - 12:00am
October 18, 2011
Saints' Hinderks on winning team at NABA tournament
Jeremy Hinderks, one of the Cornbelt League's most outstanding players this year, extended his baseball season into early October. The Sacred...
October 18, 2011 - 12:10am