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New Highway 12 bridge opens in Ortonville

October 31, 2012 in West Central Tribune

ORTONVILLE The new U.S. Highway 12 bridge over the Minnesota River opened on Wednesday morning, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.
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Fire destroys historic Ortonville, Minn., hotel

October 26, 2012 in West Central Tribune

ORTONVILLE The historic Columbian Hotel in Ortonville burned and collapsed early this morning. Continue Reading

Hearing on Big Stone County, Minn., quarry draws mostly opposition

April 19, 2012 in West Central Tribune

ORTONVILLE Residents in the area of a proposed hard rock mining quarry had their say before the Big Stone County Board of Commissioners at a public hearing on Tuesday evening.
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Ortonville police: Boyfriend of slain woman moves to Mexico

November 28, 2011 in West Central Tribune

ORTONVILLE, Minn. – Police are trying to reassure residents of Ortonville that there’s no threat to their safety after the body of a missing woman was found buried nearby. Continue Reading

Pedaling optimism around the state of Minn.

May 14, 2011 in West Central Tribune

‘Let’s Go Fishing’ bicyclists plan 1,460 miles for the cause
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Flooding closes Highway 12 at two places east of Ortonville

April 4, 2011 in West Central Tribune

The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol have closed U.S. Highway 12 at approximately two miles east and at seven miles east of Ortonville due to flooding. Continue Reading

Flooding closes Highway 12 at two places east of Ortonville

April 4, 2011 in West Central Tribune

The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol have closed U.S. Highway 12 at approximately two miles east and at seven miles east of Ortonville due to flooding. Continue Reading

Bloomington boy shot by father while hunting recovering at home

December 13, 2010 in West Central Tribune

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. Doug Gess was sure he had killed his only son last month during the first day of deer season as the two hunted near Ortonville, Minn.
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Boy shot hunting recovers at home

December 11, 2010 in INFORUM

Shotgun slug tore ½-inch hole in back

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. Doug Gess was sure he had killed his only son last month during the first day of deer season as the two hunted near Ortonville, Minn. Continue Reading

Ortonville man convicted in infant son’s death

November 11, 2010 in West Central Tribune

ORTONVILLE, Minn. A southwest Minnesota man has been convicted of second-degree murder in the death of his infant son. Continue Reading