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March 1, 2018
DOC crew leader pleads guilty to coercing sex
March 1, 2018 - 5:08am
February 23, 2018
Chippewa County-Montevideo Hospital employees retain union
February 23, 2018 - 7:06am
February 14, 2018
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Derek Andol, from left, visits with MACCRAY School Board Chair Lane Schwitters and then-Superintendent Brian Koslofsky following an information meeting prior to the February 2017 referendum. MACCRAY voters rejected the  $38.8 million bond proposal for a single campus in Clara City. One year later, the MACCRAY School Board is looking to return to the voters with another proposal which would maintain a three-campus district.
MACCRAY to put three-campus plan to vote
February 14, 2018 - 5:36am
February 13, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Voters in Chippewa County voted in a special referendum to decide whether to make the positions of auditor/treasurer and recorder appointed rather than elected.
Chippewa County voters narrowly approve appointed posts
February 13, 2018 - 8:49pm
January 31, 2018
Willmar man injured in one-car crash Tuesday night
January 31, 2018 - 7:11am
January 22, 2018
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Montevideo, Chippewa County approve new joint powers agreement for hospital
January 22, 2018 - 11:07pm
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
January 2, 2018
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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 27, 2017
Chippewa County sex offender to remain in treatment
December 27, 2017 - 6:21am
December 22, 2017
Chippewa County appoints interim auditor/treasurer
December 22, 2017 - 6:18am
December 21, 2017
Chippewa County OKs permit for septic storage despite opposition from some neighbors
December 21, 2017 - 5:48am
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 5, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Julie Ann Stevens is preparing to welcome guests to her contemplative retreat at 240 Elm Ave. in Watson.
A spiritual journey leads to western Minnesota, now home of Coeur de Rose contemplative retreat
December 5, 2017 - 5:55am
November 24, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Chippewa County Auditor/Treasurer Jon Clauson responds to questions at the Chippewa County Board of Commissioners meeting on Nov. 21. The commissioners will be interviewing candidates to succeed Clauson, who is retiring, and are asking voters to make his and the county recorder positions appointed rather than elected.
Chippewa County takes on challenge of public vote on appointing two offices
November 24, 2017 - 7:08am
November 21, 2017
Tribune file photo

Riverview Dairy LLP of Morris is planning a fifth large dairy with state Highway 40 access west of Willmar. The Swenoda Dairy is planned in Swenoda Township of Swift County and would hold 9,500 animal units of Jersey cows, according to an environmental assessment worksheet now open for public comment.
Riverview plans fifth large dairy west of Willmar
November 21, 2017 - 5:49am