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The map shows where the National Weather Service in Chanhassen has issued various advisories for the winter storm forecast Monday.
Winter storm to track south of Willmar area
January 21, 2018 - 5:45pm
January 18, 2018
Ashley Dawn Schultz
Woman pleads to burglary of Yellow Medicine County sheriff's garage
January 18, 2018 - 8:10pm
January 9, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Members of the State Senate Capital Investment Committee listen Monday as proponents of a veterans nursing home in Montevideo explain their request for state funding. From left are Sens. John Jasinski, Scott Newman and David Senjem.
Montevideo makes its mark again for vet home, turns out for bonding tour
January 9, 2018 - 6:01am
December 28, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune

Methamphetamine represents the major drug issue in Yellow Medicine County. The Sheriff's Office reports that the use of meth is occurring at similar rates in all of the county's communities.
Meth remains most prevalent drug of abuse in two SW Minn. counties
December 28, 2017 - 7:17am
December 22, 2017
Chippewa County appoints interim auditor/treasurer
December 22, 2017 - 6:18am
December 6, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

John Handeen, a World War II veteran, was among those Tuesday at a rally in Montevideo who encouraged state legislators to obtain funding for a veterans home. Handeen said it is especially needed to serve Vietnam veterans.
Montevideo moves forward on veterans home
December 6, 2017 - 7:04am
December 4, 2017
Supporters to rally for Montevideo veterans home project
December 4, 2017 - 3:48pm
November 20, 2017
Submitted/ Yellow Medicine County pursued an expedited process to gain possession of the vacant Clarkfield School buildings, but the interior damage due to water and mold and the clutter from materials left behind led them to conclude that most of the buildings will need to be razed. The city of Clarkfield is asking residents to consider saving the west gymnasium building for use by the community.
Clarkfield debates fate of closed school buildings
November 20, 2017 - 6:35am
October 28, 2017
Minnesota Department of Agriculture photo

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture confirmed Friday a find of Palmer amaranth in Douglas County, making it the fourth county where the invasive weed has taken root in Minnesota.
Palmer amaranth found in Douglas County
October 28, 2017 - 5:38am
Tom Cherveny / Tribune
John Larson creates functional ceramic works, such as dinnerware, shown above, as well as abstract objects. He uses native clays which he will blend with some commercial clays.
Celebrating a community of artists: Meander artist inspired by those around him
September 28, 2017 - 2:10pm
September 19, 2017
Upper Minnesota counties making progress, but rural needs remain
September 19, 2017 - 7:28am
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 
Dan Richter, president, and Pam Rosenau, marketing, of MVTV Wireless, are urging counties to consider a mix of fiber optic and wireless networks to provide the broadband internet access needed in sparsely populated areas of our region.
Keep wireless in mix to serve rural areas
September 19, 2017 - 7:26am
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
Submitted

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