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Lac qui Parle

February 8, 2019
Dawson-Boyd Schools voters to decide $22.7M bond
February 8, 2019 - 6:33am
February 3, 2019
Pheasant hunters took to public lands in Lac qui Parle and Chippewa counties when Montevideo hosted the Governor's Pheasant Opener, shown here in 2011. The availability of public hunting areas was touted in attracting hunters to the area.
Land debate takes center stage: Lac qui Parle County not inclined to add more public land
February 3, 2019 - 7:12pm
January 29, 2019
Paul Lowry caught and released this sturgeon on the upper part of Lac qui Parle Lake. The sturgeon restocking program on Big Stone Lake is seeing success.
Big fish "tails" are proving true
January 29, 2019 - 2:37pm
November 7, 2018
Voters decide county races in area
November 7, 2018 - 10:43am
September 25, 2018
Dawson lifts boil order
September 25, 2018 - 4:21pm
August 14, 2018
Chippewa County chooses sheriff, attorney candidates, Lac qui Parle County voters narrow field for sheriff
August 14, 2018 - 11:24pm
August 13, 2018
Voters to decide area primary races
August 13, 2018 - 6:10am
August 10, 2018
Tribune file photo
Marv Garbe has led the veterans home campaign in Montevideo.
Veterans home on pace to raise pledged funds in Montevideo
August 10, 2018 - 8:03pm
August 6, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune file photo

While the number of new job openings in the five counties of the Upper Minnesota River Valley has risen substantially, the "quality" of those openings are questioned by the Jobs Now Coalition. Only 38 percent of all openings offer health care, the smallest share of openings in any of the state's 13 economic regions.
Upper Minnesota River Valley sees rise in low-wage job openings
August 6, 2018 - 7:39pm
May 31, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune file photo

Marv Garbe, Montevideo City Council president who led the community's 11-year campaign for a veterans home, said the next step is D.C., after the governor on Wednesday signed the bonding bill that includes funds for the state's share of building three 70-bed homes, including one in Montevideo. Garbe is shown speaking to legislators in 2015.
Montevideo's 11-year journey for veterans home reaches goal
May 31, 2018 - 5:52am
January 21, 2018
The map shows where the National Weather Service in Chanhassen has issued various advisories for the winter storm forecast Monday.
Winter storm to track south of Willmar area
January 21, 2018 - 5:45pm
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
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
December 4, 2017
Supporters to rally for Montevideo veterans home project
December 4, 2017 - 3:48pm