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November 7, 2017
Tribune file photo 

Alan Knaeble of the Minnesota Geological Survey splits open a segment of clay that was part of the glacier-covered landscape of Renville County 400,000 to 500,000 years ago. The drilling core was taken at a rural Bird Island site in October 2010.
Newly completed survey maps Renville County's groundwater resources
November 7, 2017 - 10:40pm
October 18, 2017
Lincoln-Pipestone looking for groundwater near Dawson
October 18, 2017 - 9:44am
November 16, 2015
DNR Commissioner Tom Landwehr visits with Dennis Frederickson, left, DNR regional director, and Kandiyohi County Commissioner Roger Imdieke Monday in Paynesville following the final meeting of the Bonanza Valley Groundwater Management Area advisory team. (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE)
Proposed Bonanza Valley groundwater management plan nears approval
November 16, 2015 - 11:13pm
August 5, 2015
U.S. Rep. Tim Walz, D-Minn., makes a point during a discussion of key issues facing agriculture Wednesday at Farmfest 2015 at the Gilfillan Estate south of Redwood Falls. (TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE)
Frustration over water rules continues
August 5, 2015 - 11:33pm
September 19, 2014
Belgrade groundwater meeting set for Wednesday
September 19, 2014 - 11:30pm
July 17, 2014
Bonanza Valley groundwater team to meet July 23 in Paynesville
July 17, 2014 - 11:02pm
May 28, 2014
Charlie Petersen, the facilitator for the Bonanza Valley Groundwater Management Area, compiles responses from the advisory committee during a meeting Wednesday in Belgrade. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
Or there may not be enough water: Conservation discussed as a strategy for Bonanza Valley groundwater plan
May 28, 2014 - 11:13pm
May 26, 2014
Groundwater team to meet again Wednesday at VFW in Belgrade
May 26, 2014 - 11:04pm
April 21, 2014
Use of Bonanza Valley groundwater subject of meeting Wednesday
April 21, 2014 - 7:00am
January 13, 2014
Groundwater area being created
January 13, 2014 - 11:40pm
December 5, 2009
Bruce Bloomgren, left, of the Minnesota Geological Survey and Tyler Reiner with Renville County look over the maps that Reiner developed from county records to locate wells on a farm site, while the owner's friendly dog checks out the visitors.
Renville County down under
December 5, 2009 - 8:00am