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July 14, 2016
Dutch DeJong waits for the ball and his chance for a hit during a youth baseball game June 30 in Watson. This year the town is home to two teams in the independent Little Sioux Baseball League. Tom Cherveny / Tribune
Watson pitches a baseball comeback story
July 14, 2016 - 12:00am
July 11, 2016
Dennis DeJong puts on his batting helmet as he leaves the dugout for his turn at bat. (Tom Cherveny / Tribune)
Tiny town of Watson pitches a baseball comeback story
July 11, 2016 - 2:10pm
June 22, 2016
Judge commits former Watson Mayor for mental illness, addiction
June 22, 2016 - 7:32pm
April 27, 2016
Watson’s Mile Tree has stood along Highway 7/59 south of the community for possibly a century or more. A recent Minnesota Department of Transportation assessment has termed the tree a hazard and calls for its removal. (TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE)
Governor’s stay only hope for Watson's Mile Tree
April 27, 2016 - 8:53am
April 19, 2016
Watson’s Mile Tree has stood along Highway 7/59 south of the community for possibly a century or more. A recent Minnesota Department of Transportation assessment has termed the tree a hazard and calls for its removal. (TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE)
Watson Tree gets one week reprieve
April 19, 2016 - 7:50am
April 9, 2016
Watson’s Mile Tree has stood along Highway 7/59 south of the community for possibly a century or more. A recent Minnesota Department of Transportation assessment has termed the tree a hazard and calls for its removal. (TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE)
MnDOT plans to fell Watson’s Mile Tree
April 9, 2016 - 12:14am
March 29, 2016
Joseph Rongstad
Court orders former Watson mayor to have mental evaluation
March 29, 2016 - 11:17am
March 16, 2016
Joseph Rongstad
Former Watson mayor faces burglary charges
March 16, 2016 - 9:29pm
March 7, 2016
Man fires gun near bar to scare away the ‘corpses’
March 7, 2016 - 11:23pm
December 21, 2015
Stacy Pollack, lab manager at the Willmar Poultry Testing Lab, and Ken Peterson, of McGough Construction, look over plans for an $8.5 million expansion project at the lab during a groundbreaking ceremony Monday. (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE )
Groundbreaking sets Willmar poultry lab expansion, renovation in motion
December 21, 2015 - 11:30pm
September 4, 2015
Lac qui Parle Mission reopens after storm
September 4, 2015 - 12:25am
August 24, 2015
Volunteers invited to join Sept. 26 cleanup of Lac qui Parle Mission site
August 24, 2015 - 12:43am
July 30, 2015
June Lynne, executive director of the Chippewa County Historical Society, says with little room to maneuver it’s going to be a challenge for a contractor to remove a tree whose branches have penetrated the roof of the Lac qui Parle Mission west of Watson on the Minnesota River, closing the chapel until further notice. (Rand Middleton | Tribune)play button
Video: Storm damages mission church roof
July 30, 2015 - 12:00am
January 20, 2015
37 guns, 28 sets of antlers among items seized in Lac qui Parle County deer case
January 20, 2015 - 4:54pm
November 5, 2014
Darrell Molden’s hope that voters would approve Sunday liquor sales came true for his bar Moldy’s  in Maynard. Four other area cities also approved it. (TRIBUNE/Carolyn Lange)
Six towns give Sunday liquor a thumbs-up
November 5, 2014 - 11:38pm
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