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April 18, 2018
Joe Vene, former Beltrami County Commissioner and U.S. Army Veteran, speaks at a House GOP press conference on Wednesday in St. Paul about a bill to fund a veterans home in Bemidji, as well as in Preston and Montevideo. Scotty Allison, Beltrami County Veteran Services Officer, is on the left. Behind Vene and Allison, left to right, are Rep. Matt Bliss, R-Pennington, and Rep. Matt Grossell, R-Clearbrook. (Photo from YouTube video)
Governor skeptical about vet home proposal; Bemidji-area legislators, veterans support plan
April 18, 2018 - 5:23pm
April 17, 2018
House plan calls for Bemidji veterans home
April 17, 2018 - 8:10pm
April 15, 2018
During Saturday's heavy snowfall, this cardinal was a frequent visitor (as were many juncos and a feisty bluejay) at a bird feeder one mile north of Willmar, Minn. (Submitted photo by Missy Aaker)
Historic storm for some -- average for others: Montevideo, Minn., records 20.5 inches of snow in apparent record
April 15, 2018 - 7:50pm
March 5, 2018
 Kirstin Lindstrom reads to Esther. Tom Cherveny / Forum News Serviceplay button
Giving tomorrow's change makers the start they need
March 5, 2018 - 7:03pm
January 2, 2018
Workers are completing work on the Taurus Community Solar Garden project on the east side of Montevideo. Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service
Chippewa County in Minnesota is solar industry's latest frontier
January 2, 2018 - 5:26am
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
September 6, 2017
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Minn. man accused of slamming into ex-girlfriend, new boyfriend on their bikes with his car
September 6, 2017 - 6:38pm
August 16, 2017
Submitted/ An artist's rendition of the proposed veterans' nursing home in Montevideo. Proponents are planning to return to the capitol for another try at state funding for the project.
Another try planned for state funding for western Minnesota veterans nursing home
August 16, 2017 - 8:08pm
June 28, 2017
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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