Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

news

Driver of hazardous semi fire near Paynesville identified -- not injured
36 min ago
A 9-year-old boy is dead and a 10-year-old girl is injured after a UTV rollover north of Millerville on Thursday, Aug. 17. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
9-year-old boy dies after UTV rollover accident in Douglas County, Minn.
39 min 28 sec ago
Renville County closing river parks due to rising waters
44 min 52 sec ago
An impromptu memorial is seen a day after a van crashed into pedestrians at Las Ramblas in Barcelona, Spain August 18, 2017. REUTERS/Susana Vera
Tillerson says one American dead in Spain attack
1 hour 5 min ago
A woman holds a sign that reads "I sing today for those voices that you have dared to shut up. We are not afraid" while observing a minute of silence at Placa de Catalunya, a day after a van crashed into pedestrians at Las Ramblas in Barcelona, Spain August 18, 2017. REUTERS/Susana Vera
Barcelona reels under coordinated attacks that claim more than a dozen lives
2 hours 6 min ago
Carolyn Lange / Tribune   A "Soil Social" was held Thursday where Ridgewater College teachers shared a meal and conversation about agriculture with Kandiyohi County farmers.play button
Soil Social: Finding common ground in agriculture
3 hours 48 min ago
UPDATE: Homes evacuated near Paynesville after semi hauling hazardous materials catches fire
3 hours 49 min ago
Flickr
In September 2010, 23 individuals from 12 different countries became naturalized citizens. Many watched on as the candidates stated the Oath of Allegiance, and received their certificates of naturalization at  Grand Canyon National Park. Local officials are hoping a similar ceremony will be held in Willmar in 2018.
Swearing in the country's newest citizens; local officials hopeful for ceremony in Willmar in 2018
4 hours 23 min ago
Records published Aug. 18
4 hours 51 min ago
Nicole Phillips writes about residents of a senior living complex who have started decorating a tree that one wheelchair-bound resident stares at all day so he has something interesting to look at. Special to Forum News Service
A tree full of kindness
5 hours 3 min ago
August 17, 2017
Gary Waller
Gary Waller, Glensheen investigator and sheriff, dies
11 hours 5 min ago
Nolan Berglund, 16, of Minneapolis approaches the Diamond Point Park beach along with an adult paddler. A group of six Twin Cities teens will paddle a total of 250 miles across northern Minnesota to raise awareness of a pipeline replacement project. Grace Pastoor / Forum News Service
Twin Cities teens paddle to protest proposed Enbridge Line 3 oil pipeline
12 hours 8 min ago
President Donald Trump leaves for vacation in Bedminster, New Jersey, boarding the Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House, in Washington, D.C., United States of America on Aug, 4, 2017. (Ting Shen/Xinhua News Agency/Sipa USA)
‘I hope Trump is assassinated,’ Missouri lawmaker writes, and quickly regrets
13 hours 22 min ago
Kathy Newman (left) and David Lehman watch their dog, Centa, Thursday while searching for John Greenwaldt in the Buffalo Hills area of Brainerd. Greenwaldt was last seen on the Fourth of July in downtown Brainerd.Steve Kohls/ Forum News Serviceplay button
Search uncovers body of missing 29-year-old man in Brainerd
13 hours 45 min ago
Michael William Searles
Former Como Park school official denies stealing, lawyer says
14 hours 7 min ago
randomness