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Nathan Olson talks about the destruction caused by the May 16, 2017, tornado that blew through his eastern Barron County property along Prairie Lake, which was mostly invisible from their cabin before the storm. Eric Lindquist / Eau Claire Leader-Telegram
Tornado victims rebuilding lives after storm ravages Wisconsin communities
28 min 9 sec ago
Obdulia Sanchez is seen in a police booking photo from the Merced County Sheriff's Department in Merced, California July 24, 2017. Merced County Sheriff's Department/Handout via REUTERS.
Father of teen who live-streamed fatal crash: 'She killed her own sister'
31 min 58 sec ago
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune

The city of Willmar is exploring the possible purchase of the old Hardware Hank Express building, which is located directly behind the City Auditorium and adjacent to the City Office Building. The property could be used to expand the city offices.
Willmar looks toward future for city offices
36 min 38 sec ago
Fire leaves Renville County couple homeless
40 min 41 sec ago
Linda Vanderwerf / Tribune  Administrators of the new Lakeland Elementary School in Willmar are working together in this small Roosevelt Elementary School office this summer. Principal Gretchen Baumgarn, left, and Assistant Principal Melissa Wilson started their new jobs July 1 and are planning for the new year and the January move to Lakeland when it opens.
Planning for new Willmar school: Lakeland administrators prepare for opportunity of a lifetime
57 min 15 sec ago
James Matthew Bradley Jr. is escorted from a prisoners van before appearing briefly in federal court, authorities found eight men dead in the back of his tractor trailer truck, in a still image from video taken in San Antonio, Texas, U.S. July 24, 2017. Courtesy of KENS5.com/San Antonio, Texas via REUTERS
Trucker denies knowing immigrants were in stifling tractor trailer
1 hour 2 min ago
President Donald Trump reacts as he delivers remarks at the 2017 National Scout Jamboree in Summit Bechtel National Scout Reserve, West Virginia , U.S., July 24, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
From 'fake media' to Clinton, Trump brings political attacks to the Scout Jamboree
1 hour 26 min ago
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Probation for driver in Willmar cornfield crash
1 hour 38 min ago
Meeker County man to serve 18 years for sexual assault of children
2 hours 3 min ago
Records published July 25
3 hours 3 min ago
Convictions published July 25
7 hours 20 min ago
July 24, 2017
Jake Schultz / Tribune

Two officers from the Willmar Police Department remain on standard leave as the state Bureau of Criminal Apprehension investigates a shooting Sunday on the 400 block of 11th Street Northwest of Willmar. Dash cam video did not capture the events in the backyard of the home, and the city of Willmar is still in the process of equipping officers with body cameras.
Officer-involved shootings rare in Willmar
10 hours 11 min ago
U.S. Republican presidential nominee Senator John McCain (R-AZ) listens as he is introduced at a campaign rally in Fayetteville, North Carolina, U.S. on October 28, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder/File Photo
U.S. Republican Senator McCain will return Tuesday for healthcare vote
11 hours 50 min ago
James Matthew Bradley Jr. is escorted from a prisoners van before appearing briefly in federal court, authorities found eight men dead in the back of his tractor trailer truck, in a still image from video taken in San Antonio, Texas, U.S. July 24, 2017. Courtesy of KENS5.com/San Antonio, Texas via REUTERS
200 immigrants in Texas were smuggled into a pitch-black trailer. 10 died, and the driver has been charged.
12 hours 21 min ago
Hundreds march down U.S. Highway 1 on Monday, July 24, in Red Lake's Walk Against Substance Abuse. Jillian Gandsey / Forum News Serviceplay button
'We're going to rise': Red Lake gathers to address opioid crisis
14 hours 17 min ago