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Clinton tabs Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate
Rural Maynard family escapes burning home
Tim Huber's attorney argues lack of probable cause in seeking dismissal of murder indictment
Confusion on procedure takes new Willmar position off council table
Relay for Life Kandiyohi County
Stingers' rally fall short in loss to La Crosse
KRA revs up after weather delays
Roundup: VFW I heads into playoffs on hot streak
Sano breaks slump, leads Twins to victory
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
Frye -- Birkland
Dahl -- Schow
Lippert -- Marcus
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
Doty — St. Aubin
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Robert J. Swanberg
Carol Ann Ringler
Ardis E. Smith
Myrtle M. Knutson
Adeline T.J. Skogstoe
Commentary: Latest VA fix creates new ills
Tribune Opinion: Willmar benefits from 'Moving Health Forward'
Letter: A credit to sports writing
Letter: Criticism of Peppin unwarranted
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
January 14, 2016
Short film produced in Appleton prompts discussion on societal issues
Masked aliens from outer space make an abandoned house in Appleton their destination. One of them drops in at the Paddle Bar in the downtown....
January 14, 2016 - 10:53am
December 3, 2015
Willmar church's biannual Christmas open house offers a time for reflection
Every other year since 1959, Calvary Lutheran Church in Willmar has been the site of a broad festival that offers the community an opportunity...
December 3, 2015 - 6:00am
November 19, 2015
'Happy Hollandaise' opens tonight at The Barn Theatre in Willmar
WILLMAR — The Barn Theatre presents “Happy Hollandaise” at 7:30 p.m. tonight through Saturday and Nov. 27-28 with matinees at 2 p.m. Sunday...
November 19, 2015 - 4:20pm
Willmar light display to be featured on ABC’s ‘Light Fight’
WILLMAR — “The Great Christmas Light Fight” will be returning this holiday season on ABC and will feature Chad and Angie Koosman’s annual...
November 19, 2015 - 4:12pm
November 12, 2015
Willmar Senior High students present 'The King and I' musical
The drama department at Willmar Senior High School presents the musical “The King and I” at 7 p.m. tonight through Saturday and at 1 p.m....
November 12, 2015 - 6:00am
October 22, 2015
'The Grunch' children's production opens tonight at The Barn Theatre
WILLMAR — The Hayloft Players children’s theater presents “The Grunch” at 7:30 p.m. tonight through Saturday at The Barn Theatre in Willmar. The...
October 22, 2015 - 10:03am
October 14, 2015
Kid Rock announced as WE Fest headliner
DETROIT LAKES - Kid Rock, welcome back to WE Fest. The performer was announced as one of the country music festival's headliners Wednesday...
October 14, 2015 - 9:54am
October 8, 2015
Event this weekend to pay tribute to area railroaders, locomotive that welcomes public to county museum
For five decades, a jumbo, green locomotive known as Engine 2523 has been a staple of the Kandiyohi County Historical Society, welcoming visitors...
October 8, 2015 - 7:51am
October 1, 2015
Acclaimed vocal ensemble to play Bethel
WILLMAR — Since 2001, the Minneapolis-based vocal ensemble Cantus has released 17 albums through its self-titled label, garnering much acclaim. On Friday, the group will perform at 7 p.m. at Bethel Lutheran Church in Willmar as part of the “Music at Bethel” series. The concert,...
October 1, 2015 - 9:51am
West Central Minnesota Meander artist’s passion is also her talent
Art and life are one in the same for Tamara Isfeld, but here’s the rub. “I will never live long enough to do all the different types of...
October 1, 2015 - 9:10am
September 24, 2015
Show this weekend to promote local quilter and area guild
Ramona Berg has been quilting since 2003, but in glancing at her portfolio, you wouldn’t know it. From simple table runners to oversized pieces...
September 24, 2015 - 5:17pm
September 17, 2015
For this year’s Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! poster artist, inspiration comes from both home and away
Clements, Minnesota, appears a place lost in time, clinging to some shred of life. Main Street is mostly shuttered, the 115-year-old post...
September 17, 2015 - 12:13pm
September 10, 2015
'Our Town' Thornton Wilder classic on stage at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR — The Barn Theatre presents “Our Town” by Thornton Wilder at 7:30 p.m. tonight through Saturday and Sept. 16-19. The play is introduced...
September 10, 2015 - 9:08am
August 27, 2015
Dakota art showcased in Granite Falls, Minn.
There are opportunities to view the arts of the Dakota prior to European contact by making trips to the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C., the...
August 27, 2015 - 9:33am
August 13, 2015
New London, Minn., Music Festival is Saturday
NEW LONDON — The New London Music Festival runs from noon to 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Neer Park in New London. The 17th annual festival is said...
August 13, 2015 - 9:19am