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May 30, 2019
The body of the 60-year-old man was found about one mile south of the Milan Bridge.
Angler's body recovered in Lac qui Parle Lake after fishing partners spot empty boat
May 30, 2019 - 4:43pm
May 11, 2019
Tom Cherveny Tribune/ A fissure caused by underground movement has forced the closure of Highway 67 between the main entrance to the Upper Sioux Agency State Park and the road leading to its campground on the Yellow Medicine River.
Spring setbacks: River parks face big tasks as floodwaters recede along Minnesota River
May 11, 2019 - 2:35pm
February 10, 2019
Matthew Fragodt, of Montevideo, with his prize-winning 2.03-pound crappie Saturday at the sixth annual Ice Castle Classic fishing tournament on Lac qui Parle Lake in west central Minnesota.
Two-pound plus crappie wins $10,000 for angler in Ice Castle Classic on Lac qui Parle Lake
February 10, 2019 - 4:48pm
September 21, 2018
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Olga Nichols, left, and Jess Gorman made it their project to paint the Yellowstone Trail marker on the former railroad depot in Watson earlier this month. Both are proponents of the arts in rural Minnesota and believe promoting the area's connected history with the Yellowstone Trail can benefit communities along the route.
Along the Yellowstone Trail: Watson is starting point for revival of markers
September 21, 2018 - 8:09pm
September 3, 2018
Ed Lipinski turned his hobby and passion for old cars and pickup trucks into a business, opening E-Z Chassis Swaps to sell kits he designed making it possible to mount older model pickup trucks on the chassis of Chevrolet S10 pickups. Tom Cherveny /Forum News Service
E-Z Chassis gives new life to pickups: Not to mention its small town Minnesota location
September 3, 2018 - 10:00pm
Tom Cherveny / Tribune

Ed Lipinski points to one of the mounts that are part of the kits he sells for swapping chassis. They make it easy for people with basic auto mechanic skills to swap chassis.
E-Z Chassis gives new life to pickups, business operation a boon to city of Watson
September 3, 2018 - 4:16pm
May 16, 2018
Court rejects appeal over jury hearing recorded comments
May 16, 2018 - 5:03am
February 11, 2018
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About 4,000 holes were drilled into the ice on Lac qui Parle Lake for the annual Ice Castle Classic ice fishing contest on Saturday. Approximately 2,000 tickets were sold for the event.
Few fish, but Ice Castle Classic still a fun day
February 11, 2018 - 7:53pm
February 2, 2018
Meeker County jury convicts man of sexual assault
February 2, 2018 - 10:54pm
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
November 24, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Chippewa County Auditor/Treasurer Jon Clauson responds to questions at the Chippewa County Board of Commissioners meeting on Nov. 21. The commissioners will be interviewing candidates to succeed Clauson, who is retiring, and are asking voters to make his and the county recorder positions appointed rather than elected.
Chippewa County takes on challenge of public vote on appointing two offices
November 24, 2017 - 7:08am
October 9, 2017
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers began increasing the discharge at the Lac qui Parle dam on Monday.
Corps increasing discharge at Lac qui Parle dam again
October 9, 2017 - 2:07pm
October 4, 2017
Corps of Engineers to increase flow from Lac qui Parle Dam
October 4, 2017 - 8:20am
June 17, 2017
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Actress Alex Kingston is shown during filming for "Sweet Land'' near Montevideo in 2004.
'Sweet Land the Musical': Rural debut is tonight where movie was made
June 17, 2017 - 7:47am
February 20, 2017
Ice conditions on Lac qui Parle Lake are expected to become unsafe as a result of the lake elevation changes associated with dam repairs and the warmer weather that is forecast during the next week. (Tribune file photo)
Corps prepares for final construction repairs at Lac qui Parle Dam
February 20, 2017 - 9:05pm
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