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The Willmar Fire Department is at the scene of a house fire at 1423 S.W. Kandiyohi Avenue.  The home was reportedly struck by lightning about noon today.
Willmar home reportedly hit by lightning
August 21, 2017 - 1:06pm
Records published Aug. 21
August 21, 2017 - 6:28am
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Ohio judge shot in 'ambush' outside courthouse, returns fire and kills attacker
August 21, 2017 - 1:18pm
Tribune file photo/ Starry Stonewort has been confirmed in Lake Minnewaska, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reported on Monday.
Starry Stonewort spreads to Lake Minnewaska
August 21, 2017 - 2:44pm
A farmhand loads genetically modified corn seed into a planter on Bo Stone’s farm in Rowland, N.C., April 20, 2016. Genetically modified seeds have not reduced pesticide use or produced better gains in yield than in Western Europe, where such seeds are banned. Stone uses GM seeds but says he’s choosing based on other characteristics as well. “No GM trait for us is a silver bullet,” Stone said. (Jeremy M. Lange/The New York Times)
U.S. farmers confused by Monsanto weed killer's complex instructions
August 21, 2017 - 2:48pm
This Virginia Confederate battle flag was captured by Pvt. Marshall Sherman of the First Minnesota Regiment at the bloody and brutal Battle of Gettysburg in 1863. (St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Minnesota has a Confederate symbol -- and it's going to keep it
August 20, 2017 - 5:02pm
Detour in effect at RR crossing in Olivia
August 21, 2017 - 11:39am
Security outside Trump Tower, on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan, June 20, 2017. With Melania and Barron Trump moved to the White House, the security around Trump Tower has loosened. But for some shopkeepers, the past six months has taken too great a toll. (Justin Gilliland/The New York Times)
Secret Service says it will run out of money to protect Trump and his family Sept. 30
August 21, 2017 - 2:33pm
In an undated handout photo, Kim Wall, who vanished on Aug. 10, when she left the port of Copenhagen on the UC3 Nautilus, a submarine built and operated by Peter Madsen. Madsen is facing an involuntary manslaughter charge even though Wall, a journalist, remains missing. (Tom Wall via The New York Times)
Man accused of killing a journalist on his private submarine 'buried her at sea,' police say
August 21, 2017 - 3:31pm
Kevin L. Hemish
August 21, 2017 - 3:52pm
A U.S. Air Force U-2 Dragon Lady takes part in a drill at Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek, South Korea, August 21. Lee Sang-hak/Yonhap via REUTERS
North Korea tirade reignites missile threat against Guam
August 21, 2017 - 10:06am
Kevin L. Hemish
August 21, 2017 - 3:42pm
David J. Gunderson
August 21, 2017 - 3:42pm
Man charged with sex abuse of child
August 19, 2017 - 7:21am
Linda Vanderwerf / TribuneRidgewater College bookstore manager Judy Meyering stands near the front counter of the store Friday. Classes begin today for the 2017-18 school year.
Ridgewater students start a new year today
August 21, 2017 - 6:35am

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