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May 20, 2019
Driver of semi injured in roll-over in Chippewa County
May 20, 2019 - 6:41am
May 17, 2019
Adam Christopher, Montevideo Police Chief
Judge denies restraining order in case of former Montevideo police chief
May 17, 2019 - 6:27am
April 23, 2019
Brian Lovdahl, CEO of the Chippewa County Montevideo Hospital, said the hospital will be sending out surveys to ask residents what they'd like to see in a community wellness center.
Monte wellness center for former Coborn's building gets go-ahead
April 23, 2019 - 11:17am
April 19, 2019
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Chippewa County Board chairman Dave Lieser speaks Tuesday during a special joint meeting of the hospital board, Montevideo City Council and Chippewa County Board members to discuss a hospital proposal to develop a health club in the former Coborn's building.  The three entities will meet again on the topic at 7 p.m. Monday in the Montevideo Community Center.
Meeting slated Monday to consider $3 million health club proposal in Montevideo
April 19, 2019 - 5:09am
April 5, 2019
Tom Cherveny / Tribune

The Chippewa County Montevideo Hospital is pursuing the purchase of the former Coborn's supermarket in Montevideo as part of a proposal to convert it for use as a health club and meeting facility.
Former Coborn's in Monte could become health club
April 5, 2019 - 8:00am
March 21, 2019
Tom Cherveny / Tribune file photo

Chippewa County Montevideo Hospital CEO Brian Lovdahl, shown here in a file photo, told the Chippewa County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday that as of Aug. 1, the system will be known as Chippewa County Montevideo Health. The County Board and the Montevideo City Council each approved new bylaws this week for the health system jointly owned by the city and county.
New identity coming for Chippewa County Montevideo Hospital
March 21, 2019 - 10:31am
January 22, 2019
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Luther Opjorden has maintained a 125-year family tradition of recording the weather for the National Weather Service. He is shown by the station he has kept in his backyard about one mile northwest of Milan for the past 35 years. The white box holds mercury-filled thermometers he reads.
For 125 years, Milan's Opjorden family has recorded the weather
January 22, 2019 - 6:36am
January 14, 2019
Willmar man injured in Chippewa County accident
January 14, 2019 - 5:34pm
January 11, 2019
Tribune file photo

Chippewa County-Montevideo Hospital is seeing progress in efforts to rework its relationships with the city and county and its employees. CEO Brian Lovdahl is shown speaking at a strategic planning session in 2018.
Taking steps on new path
January 11, 2019 - 9:00am
January 10, 2019
Adam Christopher, who recently tendered his resignation as Montevideo Police Chief
Second review recommends no charges against Montevideo police chief
January 10, 2019 - 5:48pm
January 6, 2019
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Crews working for Xcel Energy removed an exterior coal-loading system from the shuttered Minnesota Valley plant on the east edge of Granite Falls. The former coal-fired plant has not produced electricity since 2004, and is scheduled to be dismantled in 2023.
Changing energy landscape in western Minnesota: Wind turbines go up as work to dismantle coal plant starts
January 6, 2019 - 8:36am
December 19, 2018
Two seriously injured in Chippewa County crash
December 19, 2018 - 6:05pm
Tribune file photo 

Montevideo City Manager Steve Jones, left, and Assistant City Manager Angie Steinbach are shown in this Tribune file photo as they prepared the city to host the first Governor's Pheasant Opener in 2011. Jones has resigned, and Steinbach is interim city manager until she leaves in January to become Yellow Medicine County administrator. Council members will be interviewing two potential interim managers later this week.
Montevideo to interview interim manager candidates
December 19, 2018 - 6:28am
December 17, 2018
Tribune file photo
Montevideo Police Chief Adam Christopher
BCA report does not warrant charges against Monte Police Chief
December 17, 2018 - 1:58pm
December 14, 2018
Belivew woman hurt in crash on Highway 23 north of Clara City
December 14, 2018 - 9:31am