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Minnesota state House incumbents do well in primaries
Radinovich wins DFL primary for 8th Congressional District in one nation's hottest House races
Benson voters approve $26 million school bond
Turnout for Minnesota primary election highest in 24 years
Chippewa County chooses sheriff, attorney candidates, Lac qui Parle County voters narrow field for sheriff
Polanco, Sano lead slumping Twins to win over Pirates
Chicago slips by Lynx at Target Center
Barr, out with undisclosed injury, says he wants to play for Vikings
Zimmer says Vikings' Waynes must 'deny the ball' to be elite
Taking a cut: Twins' Sano trims dreadlocks he spent 3 years growing
Legendary singer Aretha Franklin is 'gravely ill' in Detroit hospital, reports say
'Never Say No' is what North Dakota airman hopes singer Brandy will say to his ball invitation
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Poster, raffle art unveiling prelude to September festival
Hollywood blockbusters will get more love at next Oscar awards
Trump's Walk of Fame star: The West Hollywood City Council wants it permanently removed
Thomas: The Matrix at 20
A champion among tutors: Clara City native a male role model for preschoolers
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Honoring fallen officers: Spicer artist provides artwork for new state license plate
Generations/Life Connections April 2018 now available online
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Stehn will be thoughtful, professional Kandiyohi County Sheriff
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Gary and Judy Swenson
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Walz, Johnson win governor primaries; to face off in fall
Renville County District Court
Olivia man sentenced to five years on gun charge
OLIVIA – An Olivia man has received a 60-month prison sentence on a felony charge of possessing a firearm after being convicted of a violent...
June 15, 2018 - 5:44am
May 9, 2018
Man gets two prison sentences on same day
GRANITE FALLS — A Springfield man was sentenced to prison Tuesday by judges in two area counties. Michael Allen Chenoweth, 37, was sentenced...
May 9, 2018 - 10:15pm
Appeals court reverses Renville County child porn conviction
OLIVIA — The Minnesota Court of Appeals has reversed child pornography convictions against a 32-year-old man in a Renville County case...
May 9, 2018 - 12:00am
January 22, 2018
Cosmos defendant allowed contact with alleged victim
OLIVIA — A man accused of grabbing the steering wheel of a car driven by his girlfriend and causing an accident that severely injured her...
January 22, 2018 - 6:04am
January 15, 2018
Fairfax man faces felonies after high speed chase
OLIVIA — A 32-year-old Fairfax man made his first court appearance Friday on charges related to a pursuit that resulted in his allegedly...
January 15, 2018 - 6:01am
September 27, 2016
Sacred Heart man sentenced for killing puppy
OLIVIA—A 64-year-old man accused of abusing his Chihuahua puppy to death was sentenced Monday to 25 hours of community service and one...
September 27, 2016 - 7:09pm
August 19, 2016
Willmar teen charged with possessing trooper's stolen weapon now charged with stealing it
OLIVIA—Drops of blood link a Willmar teenager to the October theft of an assault rifle and magazines from a Minnesota State Patrol trooper's...
August 19, 2016 - 11:27am
August 1, 2016
Glencoe man charged in rape, burglary in Buffalo Lake
OLIVIA—A 22-year-old man accused of forcing his way into a woman's apartment and raping her is now facing three felony charges in Renville...
August 1, 2016 - 11:30pm
June 15, 2016
Morton woman faces charges after selling cocoa powder in place of heroin
OLIVIA — A woman who sold cocoa powder to a confidential informant for drug task force agents under the guise it was heroin has been charged...
June 15, 2016 - 11:48pm
May 2, 2016
Woman accused of trying to bring drugs into jail appears in court
OLIVIA — A woman who attempted to take cocaine, methamphetamine, a hypodermic needle and two cans of beer into the Renville County Jail using...
May 2, 2016 - 10:00pm
December 9, 2015
Franklin man pleads guilty to killing woman with an arrow
OLIVIA — A Franklin man pleaded guilty Wednesday to killing a woman with an arrow after an apparent argument while they shared a remote campsite...
December 9, 2015 - 11:58pm
April 16, 2015
Man accused of threatening to kill witness sentenced to probation
OLIVIA — A man alleged to have offered $10,000 to a man to kill a witness in a burglary case was sentenced Wednesday in Renville County District Court to 10 years of probation. Ronald James Anderson, 48, of Echo, was sentenced to six years of prison, which was stayed for 10 years,...
April 16, 2015 - 11:36pm