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January 22, 2019
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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
November 27, 2018
Montevideo Police Chief Adam Christopher
Hearing delayed in Monte police chief's challenge to restraining order
November 27, 2018 - 6:26pm
November 18, 2018
No injuries reported in Montevideo school bus accident on snowy roads
November 18, 2018 - 11:56am
November 15, 2018

This image created by project architect Hay Dobbs of Minneapolis shows how the completed Montevideo Learning Center will look.
Montevideo breaks ground on Northstar school for students with special needs
November 15, 2018 - 7:59pm
October 22, 2018
Kandiyohi, Chippewa counties dismiss charges against Scheel
October 22, 2018 - 6:15pm
October 19, 2018
Remedios Martinez
Jury acquits Monte defendant of crim sex charges
October 19, 2018 - 7:23pm
October 16, 2018
Maynard man injured in Chippewa County crash
October 16, 2018 - 6:18am