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August 16, 2017
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An artist's rendition of the proposed veterans' nursing home in Montevideo. Proponents are planning to return to the capitol for another try at state funding for the project.
Monte Veterans Home plans yet another try
August 16, 2017 - 6:20pm
July 11, 2017
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The Minnesota Conservation Corps used blow torches last year as part of efforts to eradicate Palmer amaranth on conservation lands in Yellow Medicine and Lyon counties. Contaminated seed was to blame for the noxious weed's presence.
State keeps Palmer amaranth at bay: Vigilant landowners benefit eradication effort
July 11, 2017 - 9:52pm
June 26, 2017
Young driver dies in rollover west of Canby
June 26, 2017 - 12:28pm
June 10, 2017
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State Sen. Gary Dahms, R-Redwood Falls, right, and Rep. Chris Swedzinksi, R-Ghent, host a town hall meeting Tuesday in Granite Falls to discuss the legislative session.
Western Minn. legislators urge counties to take on buffer enforcement
June 10, 2017 - 6:56am
May 3, 2017
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Reports of canine distemper are on the rise in Minnesota. Raccoons can infect dogs with the disease.
Cases rise of distemper carried by raccoons that can infect dogs
May 3, 2017 - 6:27am
March 12, 2017
The National Weather Service advised Minnesota drivers to be cautious while driving Sunday afternoon as a significant snowfall was expected. This still photo from a Minnesota Department of Transportation snowplow camera shows snow accumulating around 2 p.m. in Willmar.
Caution advised as winter storm moves into west central Minnesota
March 12, 2017 - 2:54pm
March 2, 2017
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Permits to carry handguns in Minnesota rose in 2016 to the highest number of permits issued in a single year since the current firearm laws were implemented in 2003. Kandiyohi County issued nearly twice as many permits in 2016 as 2015, and Lac qui Parle County nearly quadrupled the number it issued.
Kandiyohi County permits to carry nearly doubled in 2016
March 2, 2017 - 10:19am
January 27, 2017
Yellow Medicine County supports broadband study for unserved areas
January 27, 2017 - 8:00am
November 26, 2016
Christian Goyne-Yarns takes his blank ballot into a voting booth Nov. 8 at Word of Faith Family Church in Willmar. Most voters still prefer to cast ballots on Election Day, but there were an increased number of voters who utilized absentee voting this year.

Briana Sanchez / Tribune file photo
Absentee voting numbers up in region
November 26, 2016 - 7:34am
November 22, 2016
As shown on this map from the National Weather Service, most of central Minnesota is under a Winter Weather advisory that began Tuesday morning and will last through Wednesday at 6 a.m.
Snow and freezing rain expected to continue through holiday weekend
November 22, 2016 - 1:54pm
November 15, 2016
Canby teen injured in west central Minnesota crash
November 15, 2016 - 5:30am
September 29, 2016
Doug Pederson enjoys the quiet time of creating art in his shop. His works celebrating the beauty of the Upper Minnesota River Valley region have served to inspire many to explore its rivers, woodlands and open prairie. (Tom Cherveny / Tribune)
Celebrating the spirit of the landscape he loves
September 29, 2016 - 11:11am
February 16, 2016
Former Fagen CFO used fake ethanol company to embezzle $4.5 million
February 16, 2016 - 8:56pm
January 21, 2016
Electrical service interrupted in Granite Falls, Montevideo after vehicle strikes power pole
January 21, 2016 - 9:33am
November 27, 2015
German Gonzalez, left, and Luis  Leal.
Nov. 27, 2015: Two in custody in Granite Falls after $20,000 in meth seized
November 27, 2015 - 10:29am
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