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December 28, 2018
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While fighting fires, a firefighter's gear can become soiled with cancer-causing toxins. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety State Fire Marshal Division has awarded 73 state departments with $600,000 in grant funds to purchase gear washer and dryers that can help remove those toxins.
Regional fire departments receive grants for equipment
December 28, 2018 - 7:32am
December 13, 2018
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune A teddy bear gives out bear hugs in front of the Holiday Express in Lake Lillian.
Holiday Express 18-Wheeler makes a Lake Lillian stop
December 13, 2018 - 10:14pm
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Navy Veteran and Atwater Police Chief Trevor Berger, right, along with his wife, Kate, and son Ryan react to some of the gifts their family received Wednesday from the Willmar VFW. Trevor Berger was recently diagnosed with esophageal cancer and the VFW, along with the Kandiyohi County Veterans Service Office, decided to help the family out this Christmas.
An early Christmas: Community steps up to help make holiday merry for a Atwater Navy veteran and his family
December 13, 2018 - 6:00am
December 10, 2018
Victim in weekend crash east of New London identified
December 10, 2018 - 5:47pm
December 9, 2018
Atwater woman injured in Saturday night crash
December 9, 2018 - 7:40am
November 17, 2018
Records published Nov. 17, 2018
November 17, 2018 - 5:08am
November 7, 2018
ACGC bond narrowly passes
November 7, 2018 - 12:03am
October 28, 2018
ATV driver hurt in crash near Atwater
October 28, 2018 - 2:50pm
September 30, 2018
One injured in Saturday night crash in Atwater
September 30, 2018 - 7:30am
September 13, 2018
Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City  Superintendent Nels Onstad said the district is asking voters to approve a $15.5 million bond issue to update both the Atwater and Grove City buildings. "I think it's important for people to understand this is investing in schools for our students," he said. "We want to have a safe learning environment for our students and our staff." (Carolyn Lange / Tribune file photo)
ACGC seeks $15.5 million bond for building updates
September 13, 2018 - 6:18am
August 25, 2018
Tom Cherveny Tribune / Branch 6 of Kandiyohi County Ditch 28 will carry the waters of the shallow lakes during drawdowns, bypassing Diamond Lake and making it possible to trigger winter kills in the smaller water bodies and eliminate rough fish.
A new start for chain of shallow lakes; landowner support makes it possible
August 25, 2018 - 9:42am
August 4, 2018
Tribune photo by Linda Vanderwerf  

This tree fell in the 200 block of Third Street South in Atwater in Friday's storm.
Atwater cleans up after EF0 tornado
August 4, 2018 - 6:20pm
August 3, 2018
National Weather Service to survey damage Saturday after Atwater hit hard by Friday storm
August 3, 2018 - 9:00pm
July 8, 2018
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Isaac Boike, a preschool literacy tutor, reads to students June 19 at ACGC Elementary School in Atwater. Boike is one of the only male employees at the elementary school and serves as a role model for students.
A champion among tutors: Clara City native a male role model for preschoolers
July 8, 2018 - 6:58pm
June 16, 2018
Bailey Hovland / Tribune

Wyatt Schultz, a 10-year-boy from Atwater, pours a cup of lemonade at the Atwater Days Kiddie Parade. He is raising money for a new flag at his school.
Atwater boy opens lemonade stand for a new school flag
June 16, 2018 - 8:03am