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November 6, 2017
Child care crisis causes economic development problem in rural Minn.
November 6, 2017 - 5:48pm
October 16, 2017
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Freak accident at Minn. auto shop leaves friend of owner dead
October 16, 2017 - 6:48pm
October 2, 2017
Jim Bowen, with the Montevideo chapter of Let's Go Fishing, tosses a line to Jim Dahlvang, Chippewa County board of commissioners, as a pontoon is brought to the dock on the Minnesota River at Wegdahl, Minn., during the open house on Thursday, Sept. 28. The dock is believed to be the only one on a Minnesota River access in the region. Tom Cherveny | Forum News Service
After years as dumping ground, Chippewa County develops park along Minnesota River in western Minn.
October 2, 2017 - 8:00am
September 30, 2017
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Montevideo brothers make poems their podcasts of beauty
September 30, 2017 - 9:13am
September 24, 2017
David Lamas, corporate recruiter for Duininck Incorporated, said the company has found success by recruiting workers from racial and ethnic minorities in the region. Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service
Finding workers in southwestern Minnesota an economic challenge as need for diversity in workforce grows
September 24, 2017 - 6:26pm
September 22, 2017
Montevideo, population 5,383, is the county seat of Chippewa County in southwestern Minnesota. Mike Dvorak / MinnPost
The future of the state's rural economy is already here, and it looks a lot like southwest Minnesota
September 22, 2017 - 12:53pm
June 28, 2017
Michael Grussing
Minnesota appeals court denies new trial for man who used filet knife to kill roommate
June 28, 2017 - 2:43pm
May 29, 2017
Mariano Espinoza, director of the Minnesota Immigrant Freedom Network, met Tuesday with a group of citizens in Montevideo.  He offered ideas on how communities in Minnesota can help immigrant communities deal with the new pressures they are facing. Tom Cherveny | Forum News Service
Western Minnesota town's residents seek to help fearful immigrants
May 29, 2017 - 7:41pm
April 25, 2017
John Albrecht Sr., left, and John Albrecht Jr.
Minnesota father, son face charges for tombstone theft
April 25, 2017 - 6:39pm
March 20, 2017
Veterans fill the Capitol Rotunda during a Veterans Day on the Hill event at the State Capitol in St. Paul on Monday, March 20, 2017.  Veterans Day on the Hill is a day when Minnesota veterans of all eras gather to announce the 2017 legislative agendas for the 350,000 veterans in Minnesota.  Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press.
Minnesota tax bills seek reductions for veterans' spouses
March 20, 2017 - 6:23pm
March 12, 2017
Wild turkeys are starting to show their color in this image of two visitors to bird feeders in the Minnesota River Valley captured by Terri Dinesen, manager for the Lac qui Parle, Upper Sioux Agency and Big Stone state parks. Submitted photo.
Early season signs are everywhere
March 12, 2017 - 8:14pm
February 25, 2017
Resources for veterans in Bemidji, Minn., are limited to a VA outpatient clinic. The closest residential care facility is more than 100 miles away. Maggi Stivers / Forum News Service
Lawmakers consider adding 2 Minnesota veterans homes
February 25, 2017 - 7:53am
February 16, 2017
Death of 11-day-old Minn. baby ruled homicide
February 16, 2017 - 5:09pm
January 6, 2017
Two charged in Montevideo prostitution sting
January 6, 2017 - 7:50pm
December 30, 2016
Dawne Schoep and her attorney Brian Wojtalewicz said they hope the large award provided by a Chippewa County jury in her civil case gives a voice to the victims of sex abuse and sends a message to perpetrators that there is a day of reckoning even if they do not face criminal charges. They are shown in front of the Chippewa County Courthouse in Montevideo following the civil trial on Dec. 23, 2016. FORUM NEWS SERVICE / TOM CHERVENY
Chippewa County jury awards over $10 million in abuse case
December 30, 2016 - 5:11pm