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December 31, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune file photo

Costs to repair Renville County Ditch 66 have topped $1 million, according to information presented to the Renville County Ditch Authority on Wednesday. The ditch is shown just downstream of Olivia in this file photo from earlier this year.
Costs to repair Renville County ditch top $1 million
December 31, 2018 - 6:03am
December 20, 2018
Sheena Marie Ackerson
Wife of Bird Island arsonist pleads guilty to aiding an offender
December 20, 2018 - 6:13am
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 13, 2018
Renville County revises urban expansion zone
November 13, 2018 - 6:25pm
September 27, 2018
One injured in Renville County crash
September 27, 2018 - 7:10am
July 31, 2018
MPCA completes enforcement cases
July 31, 2018 - 4:57pm
July 23, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Ava Zetah, 12, gives the Stanley Cup a kiss Monday during its visit to Bird Island.play button
Celebrating like champions in Bird Island: Stanley Cup attracts hockey fans from both MN and beyond
July 23, 2018 - 8:58pm
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Jason Serbus, Bird Island native and head athletic trainer for the Capitals, speaks with John Benson before autographing Benson’s Danube Cup, a victory cup given to a hockey club teams in Danube, when the Stanley Cup visited Bird Island Monday.
An unexpected career path
July 23, 2018 - 7:00pm
July 19, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune

Brian Sheehan, a co-founder and CEO of Rural Computer Consultants in Bird Island, brings a technology focus to his role in the top leadership of Lions International. He is shown at his office in Bird Island.
Bird Island's Brian Sheehan to lead Lions International in 2021
July 19, 2018 - 5:42am
Sacred Heart pitcher Jeremy Hinderks throws a first inning pitch in Wednesday's  game against Bird Island in Sacred Heart. Jake Schultz / Tribune
Sandgren, Bullfrogs bulldoze Saints
July 19, 2018 - 12:27am
July 10, 2018
Bird Island native Jason Serbus, trainer for the Washington Capitals, his wife, Paula, and son Garrett celebrate the Capitals' Stanley Cup championship with the Stanley Cup and the Prince of Wales Trophy, awarded to the NHL's Eastern Conference champions. Submitted photo.
Stanley Cup coming to Bird Island
July 10, 2018 - 3:17pm
June 27, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune

Renville County Ditch 66 is running high as it leaves Olivia in this Tuesday photograph. The Renville County Board of Commissioners, acting as the ditch authority, approved a $548,271 bid by Groundwater Management of Brewster to repair the ditch, which had been upgraded and rerouted in 1998 at a cost of $2.2 million.
Renville County awards costly ditch repair
June 27, 2018 - 11:00pm
June 12, 2018
Submitted photo

Bird Island native Jason Serbus, trainer for the Washington Capitals, his wife, Paula, and son Garrett celebrate the Capitals’ Stanley Cup championship with the Stanley Cup and the Prince of Wales Trophy, awarded to the NHL’s Eastern Conference champions.
Bird Island native contribunes to Stanley Cup champion Capitals
June 12, 2018 - 11:11am
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