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Man facing 16 felonies for alleged kidnapping, assault of Willmar woman
December 8, 2016 - 6:36pm
The Odden siblings, including Kathy Odden, from left, Judy Kriese, Rick Odden and Melissa Swenson, back right, were united for the first time with their long lost sister, Gretchen Lewis, front right, who was given up for adoption as a baby. The other four Odden siblings had never known.

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Madison siblings meet sister they never knew existed
December 7, 2016 - 6:34am
Les Kaenel, commander of VFW Post 1639 in Willmar, helps Santa gather his things before seeing kids Thursday at Jefferson Area Learning Center in Willmar. Along with Early Childhood Programs staff, the VFW of Willmar for many years has helped Santa and his elves provide gifts to all the students there.

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Santa comes early to Jefferson
December 8, 2016 - 6:30pm
Noah Slagter, left, works with teammates during a practice this week. Slagter leads a 3-0 Cardinals team into Central Lakes Conference play beginning against St. Cloud Apollo on Friday in Willmar. Jake Schultz / Tribune.
Boys Basketball Previews: Cards' Slagter always puts team first
December 8, 2016 - 12:45am
Woman charged with Willmar assault that ended in brain injury
December 7, 2016 - 8:46pm
New LED lights are lit Monday evening in Spicer. There are 51 poles down state Highway 23 that now have the light emitting-diode lights that were installed as part of a citywide retrofit.

Briana Sanchez / Tribune
Spicer has seen the light
December 8, 2016 - 6:11am
Harlow D. Skindelien
December 8, 2016 - 7:57pm
Morris/CA boys down Lakers in OT
December 8, 2016 - 11:54pm
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

Grant Krieger, farm owner, left, talks Tuesday to Ross Carlson at Krieger's farm southeast of Kerkhoven on U.S. Highway 12. Krieger's pig barn caught fire Tuesday. Roughly 2,000 pigs were lost in the fire.
Up to 2,000 hogs lost in Kerkhoven barn fire
December 6, 2016 - 5:58pm
LQPV rebounds in second half, wins in OT
December 8, 2016 - 11:50pm
2016 Tribune Boys Basketball Previews
December 8, 2016 - 12:47am
Actress Sofia Vergara arrives at the 22nd Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles Jan. 30, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo
Actress Sofia Vergara faces lawsuit from her own frozen embryos
December 8, 2016 - 4:48pm
Harold Honken
December 8, 2016 - 7:57pm
Max Garberding and his Kennedy Elementary school classmates react when their teacher, Kendra Saunders, tells them there is a surprise guest at the school Tuesday. Garberding wrote a letter to Willmar Warhawks for a class assignment. Each team member wrote Garberding a letter back. Briana Sanchez / Tribune
Willmar WarHawks respond in force to Kennedy Elementary second grader's letter
December 7, 2016 - 12:43pm
Cindy K Skaalerud Pasatiempo
December 8, 2016 - 9:17pm

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