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Renville County

January 15, 2019
Michael John Klatt
Southwest Minn. man charged with attempted murder in convenience store shooting
14 hours 25 min ago
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
Tom Cherveny / Tribune file photo

A report recommends an estimated $668,000 in improvements to meet security needs in the 1902 Renville County Courthouse in Olivia. The County Board of Commissioners has informally agreed to delay decisions on upgrades until March. That gives project architects and the newly appointed judge serving the county more time to review the options.
Renville County delays decisions on courthouse security work
January 10, 2019 - 5:34am
January 3, 2019
Tribune file photo

The Sacred Heart Historical Society has been awarded a $199,150 grant from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund of the Clean Water, Land and Legacy Amendment to restore the exterior of the Hotel Sacred Heart. The local group intends to give the hotel a new life as a multi-purpose facility for the community.
Chance at second life for Hotel Sacred Heart
January 3, 2019 - 5:18am
December 28, 2018
Olivia trail initiatives move forward with grant funds
December 28, 2018 - 6:57am
December 13, 2018
Olivia man sentenced for assault
December 13, 2018 - 9:00am
December 12, 2018
John Bergstrom
DNA, Facebook tie suspect to burglary, authorities charge
December 12, 2018 - 5:03am
December 10, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 
David Neely is project manager for the Renville Wind Farm with EDP Renewables. The company hosted an open house Wednesday in Bird Island to provide information on the company's plans for a 100-megawatt wind farm north of Bird Island.
100-megawatt wind farm proposed in Renville County
December 10, 2018 - 8:30pm
Tribune file photo 

Turbines from what was originally known as the Danielson wind farm tower over the Meeker County landscape near Grove City in this Tribune file photo. The Meeker County project went forward in 2011 at a time when a similar project in Renville County encountered roadblocks its backers could not overcome.
Norfolk Wind once sought to erect turbines near Bird Island
December 10, 2018 - 8:15pm
December 6, 2018
Woman injured in Renville County crash
December 6, 2018 - 4:57am
November 24, 2018
Farmland values 'flat' in Renville County: Market remains soft
November 24, 2018 - 4:53pm

Reports indicate an “epidemic” in increased tobacco use by youth. Due, in part, to many e-cigarette and vaping brands such as JUUL are marketed to young people with a wide variety of sweet and candy-flavored products.  See
Sarah Johnson / Pixaby
Vaping, e-cigs use growing among Renville County youth
November 24, 2018 - 9:36am
November 21, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune
A new report recommends an estimated $693,000 in improvements to meet security needs in the 1902 Renville County Courthouse. The historic structure is considered one of the most ornate of Minnesota's turn-of-the-century courthouses.
Renville County Courthouse security needs could top $693,000
November 21, 2018 - 6:28am
November 13, 2018
Renville County revises urban expansion zone
November 13, 2018 - 6:25pm
November 2, 2018
Man seriously injured in Renville County farm accident
November 2, 2018 - 3:24pm