Tom Cherveny

Reporter: Region and Outdoors

Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoors reporter for the West Central Tribune.
He has been a reporter with the West Central Tribune since 1993.

Cherveny can be reached via email at or by phone at 320-214-4335.

His beats include regional news and the outdoors. Tom enjoys outdoor recreation, hunting and fishing.

Cherveny has a bachelor's in journalism and political science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

He previously worked as the editor at the Granite Falls (Minnesota) Advocate Tribune.

Tom speaks English.

Gov. Tim Walz signed legislation allowing two lines during open water season on Minnesota River downstream of the Granite Falls dam to Pool 2 in the Mississippi River.
William Edward Schindler, 26, entered the plea for shooting one of three officers executing search warrant at a residence in Granite Falls on April 10.
Tepetonka Club near New London reveals plans for an 18-hole destination course and short-play course.
Dogged persistence led to the discovery of a self-published book by the gang leader of the 1930 Willmar Bank robbery that left one robber dead and three citizens injured.
Community members and law enforcement officers from across the state of Minnesota and beyond gathered for a final salute to Joshua Owen who was fatally shot answering a domestic abuse call.
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Fractured track being investigated in Raymond, Minnesota, derailment
A preliminary report states a section of fractured track has been sent to a laboratory as part of investigation into cause of the March 30 derailment of a BNSF Railway train in Raymond.
William Edward Schindler, of Granite Falls, faces three first-degree attempted murder charges after an officer was shot Monday during the execution of a search warrant
U.S. Sen. Tina Smith heard a wide range of concerns about the farm bill at a roundtable discussion Monday in west-central Minnesota
The drug enforcement officer was treated at a hospital and released; the suspect is in custody in the Yellow Medicine County Jail
State and federal lawmakers on Friday toured the site of the BNSF train derailment in Raymond