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November 17, 2017
Renville County, Minn., is turning to an eye in the sky for help with enforcing the state's new buffer law. The county board of commissioners approved a contract with Pictometry for enhanced, aerial images of the county that will allow staff to use computers to accurately measure the width of buffers. Forum News Service file photo
Eye in sky will help Renville County enforce buffer law
November 17, 2017 - 6:16pm
June 18, 2017
Sightseers visit and take pictures of a section of Vermillion Road that was destroyed by floods during the June 19, 2012 storm in Duluth. (Bob King / Forum News Service)
Lessons from the 2012 flood: Five years later, is Northland better prepared for next natural disaster?
June 18, 2017 - 8:09pm
March 24, 2017
Brad Harberts began his new duties as drainage systems coordinator for Nobles County March 6. He will oversee all work dealing with ditches and drainage issues. (Julie Buntjer / Daily Globe)
Harberts to oversee county’s drainage, ditch systems
March 24, 2017 - 9:07pm
January 3, 2017
Renville County wants state funding before taking on buffer law enforcement
January 3, 2017 - 9:08pm
March 22, 2016
Muddied waters bring questions for county drainage attorney
March 22, 2016 - 9:14pm
July 21, 2015
Possible impact of new EPA rules discussed at supervisors meeting
July 21, 2015 - 8:15pm
January 28, 2015
Drainage improvements needed on Silver Lake
January 28, 2015 - 8:02pm
August 19, 2014
Drainage Authority grants request for new outlet into Judicial Ditch 76
August 19, 2014 - 7:55pm
February 12, 2014
Nobles County Administrator Tom Johnson leads the meeting while Commissioner Don Linssen listens on Tuesday.  Brian Korthals/Daily Globe
County board has work session
February 12, 2014 - 9:48pm
August 29, 2013
This diagram demonstrates how a controlled drainage structure is able to hold water in the soil. Farmers can then release water as needed, particularly during planting and harvest time. SUBMITTED GRAPHIC
New tiling technique stores water, nutrients in soil
August 29, 2013 - 9:46pm
July 9, 2013
Drainage issue unresolved
July 9, 2013 - 10:27pm
February 26, 2010
Drainage project yields less-than-stellar results
February 26, 2010 - 12:00am