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Granite Falls

March 16, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune

John Ridge and his wife, Alice, both retired college professors, wrote the book on the history of the Yellowstone Trail and now work with communities along its original route in promoting its history.
Building a roadmap for development
March 16, 2018 - 5:05am
February 20, 2018
Nine charged with cashing forged payroll checks
February 20, 2018 - 7:55pm
One killed, two injured in Renville County crash
February 20, 2018 - 8:24am
February 16, 2018
Tribune file photo

Reductions in Local Government Aid forced Granite Falls to postpone the purchase of a new fire truck, according to Mayor Dave Smiglewski. As president of the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities, he is urging an increase in LGA to help rural communities meet public safety needs. Granite Falls firefighters respond to a December 2015 house fire in this file photo.
Rural cities to press Legislature for greater state aid
February 16, 2018 - 6:42am
February 14, 2018
Granite Falls man airlifted for apparent overdose after high-speed chase
February 14, 2018 - 7:22am
February 13, 2018
Pioneer TV welcomes new staff
February 13, 2018 - 9:53am
February 8, 2018
Former Granite Falls man dies in I-35 crash
February 8, 2018 - 9:39am
January 31, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune

District 16 Sen. Gary Dahms, R-Redwood Falls, told constituents Monday at a Granite Falls town hall meeting that more money will be needed up front before a Montevideo veterans home project may move forward.
Push for Monte vets home faces new funding challenge
January 31, 2018 - 10:41pm
January 23, 2018
Granite Falls woman killed in SD rollover accident
January 23, 2018 - 6:15pm
January 2, 2018
Tom Cherveny/ Tribune
Workers are completing work on the Taurus Community Solar Garden project on the east side of Montevideo. It consists of three, co-located one megawatt solar plants. Its one of three solar garden projects undertaken in Chippewa County this past year by Geronimo Energy for the Excel Energy's Solar Rewards Community Program.
Chippewa County is solar industry's latest frontier
January 2, 2018 - 3:17pm
December 29, 2017
Michael Allen Chenoweth
Photo / Yellow Medicine County Sheriff's Department
Accused burglars picked the wrong target: the Yellow Medicine County sheriff
December 29, 2017 - 5:56pm
December 23, 2017
SUBMITTEDTony Sindt with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources holds a paddlefish caught in the Minnesota River. It is among the fish species expected to take advantage of the restored spawning area.
Fish passage opens way for river's rock stars
December 23, 2017 - 7:10am
December 20, 2017
Granite Falls man sentenced in church burglary
December 20, 2017 - 7:00am
December 13, 2017
Scott Wente / Forum News Service file

Wind turbines dot the landscape along southwestern Minnesota's Buffalo Ridge as shown in this 2007 file photo. A similar scene will be coming to western Yellow Medicine County. RES America has applied to the state to erect 37 turbines to be dispersed over 22,888 acres in an area southwest of Canby and near the South Dakota border.
Large-scale wind farm proposed in western Minn.
December 13, 2017 - 6:53am
November 8, 2017

Archibald and Edyth Bush are shown in this undated photo. In 1953, they took $200 million worth of 3M company stock accumulated during his career there and established the Bush Foundation.
Bush Foundation grants $1.8 million to Granite Falls
November 8, 2017 - 12:01am