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Around the Arts, August 13
PATT RALL COLUMN: What a wide variety of activities
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PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
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AIS volunteer training Aug. 25
AIS volunteer training Aug. 25
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June 28, 2017
Minnesota corrections worker accused of sexual coercion remains on leave
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. — A crew leader for a Sentencing to Service program remains on administrative leave after accusations he coerced a...
June 28, 2017 - 8:50am
June 21, 2017
Court rejects Minn. man's attempt to withdraw guilty pleas in double homicide
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. — Andrew Dikken cannot withdraw his guilty pleas to murder in the 2013 shooting deaths of Kara Monson and Chris Panitzke,...
June 21, 2017 - 1:18pm
June 9, 2017
Sentencing to Serve crew leader faces charges of coercing prisoner to have sex
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. — A corrections officer who supervised Yellow Medicine County jail prisoners on a Sentence to Service work crew is...
June 9, 2017 - 8:10pm
May 26, 2017
'Chosen Few' tells story of sacrifice
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. — Matthew Kahler gave his life leading one of the most decorated units in the Afghanistan conflict. Sgt. 1st Class...
May 26, 2017 - 9:00pm
April 20, 2017
MnDOT, landowners install first-of-its-kind snow fence
WILLMAR, Minn. — For as long as many can remember, winter winds and blowing snow have made a curve on Minnesota Highway 67 west of Granite...
April 20, 2017 - 9:41am
March 7, 2017
Minnesota's first residential gambling treatment center remains only one
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. — Project Turnabout was termed a "pioneer" when it opened its doors to help compulsive gamblers 25 years ago. It still...
March 7, 2017 - 6:25pm
February 17, 2017
Minn. county turns to 'traditional' justice, and its working
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. — Skyrocketing costs for placing juvenile offenders in out-of-home facilities persuaded a western Minnesota county...
February 17, 2017 - 5:58pm
October 13, 2016
Wrongful death lawsuit filed in semi-tanker death case
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. – Jamie Hyatt’s family says he died trying to save his friend, David Syring, who had lost consciousness after climbing...
October 13, 2016 - 5:52pm
July 25, 2016
An opportunity hidden in plain sight? Study looking at economic feasibility for whitewater park in Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS -- It’s Justin Bentaas’ job to look for economic opportunity in Granite Falls, but only recently did he realize that what he’s...
July 25, 2016 - 8:43pm
October 9, 2015
Man dies in one-vehicle crash near Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS — A 37-year-old Sacred Heart man died in a one-vehicle accident near the Upper Sioux Agency State Park on Minnesota Trunk Highway 67 around 3:41 p.m. on Wednesday. The Minnesota State Patrol identified the victim on Wednesday as Eric Mahlum. Mahlum was driving...
October 9, 2015 - 9:59am
July 13, 2015
Victim airlifted after school bus crash near Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. – At least one person injured in a collision between a school bus and another vehicle was reported about 7 a.m. Monday...
July 13, 2015 - 4:57pm
July 24, 2014
Shooting suspects arrested after 45-minute chase in Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. -- Two suspects in a shooting last week near Granite Falls that seriously injured a man were in custody in Yellow Medicine County after a 45-minute chase Tuesday. A man was found Friday lying on state Highway 23 south of Granite Falls, covered in blood...
July 24, 2014 - 9:04am
July 19, 2014
Man found bleeding from gunshot wounds on highway near Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. -- A man was in critical condition Friday at a Minneapolis hospital after being found bleeding from apparent gunshot wounds on a west-central Minnesota highway. According to a news release from the Yellow Medicine County Sheriff’s Office, a caller...
July 19, 2014 - 11:45am
February 4, 2014
Minnesota man dies in grain bin accident
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. -- A Yellow Medicine County man died Monday after apparently being accidentally buried in a grain bin. The Yellow Medicine County Sheriff’s Office identified him as Richard Rosetter, 77. The sheriff’s office was notified at 4:40 p.m. Monday that...
February 4, 2014 - 7:54pm
November 11, 2013
Woman questioned in S.D. homicide faces child endangerment charge in Minnesota
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. — A woman who has admitted to disposing of the bodies of her two infant children is being charged with a gross misdemeanor offense for allegedly pointing a gun at her head as she held her 9-month-old child. Yellow Medicine County filed a charge on...
November 11, 2013 - 7:33pm