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Laney Lu's a finalist in boutique awards
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The U.S. Navy Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain maneuvers alongside the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard for a refueling-at-sea in the Philippine Sea June 14. Ten of the ship's sailors are missing after a collision Monday, Aug. 21. (Reuters)
Remains of some sailors may have been found on U.S. Navy destroyer
47 min 13 sec ago
Steven Mnuchin gets sworn in as the United States Secretary of the Treasury on Feb. 13, 2017, as wife Louise Linton looks on with President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence. Photo courtesy of the @VP Twitter feed / Wikimedia Commons.
Wife of treasury secretary touts big-money fashion on social media, critics recall memoir
1 hour 8 min ago
Peters Sunset Beach recognized as Century Resort
1 hour 25 min ago
Jon Dingwall, 9, and his sister, Taylor, 10, who were described by a family member as "best buds," were catching frogs at their grandma's house a few weeks ago. The siblings, the son and daughter of Jon and Kami Dingwall, are from Brandon. Jon died from injuries sustained in an accident involving a utility vehicle accident north of Millerville Thursday, Aug. 17. (Contributed)
Minn. 9-year-old helped his sister escape rollover before his death
1 hour 46 min ago
Patient charged with narcotic theft at western Minn. hospital
2 hours 31 min ago
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Special election today in Willmar School District
2 hours 32 min ago
Records published Aug. 22
2 hours 48 min ago
August 21, 2017
Tribune file photo

For several weeks this summer, Willmar drivers have dealt with several street improvement projects. Now those street construction projects are starting to wrap up. The intersections at Litchfield Avenue and First Street, shown in the background here, and at Willmar Avenue and First Street are now open. Work on Lakeland Drive is nearing completion.
Willmar street projects start to wrap up
10 hours 16 min ago
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A fireman prepares open the hydrant as he and other firefighters respond to a fire Monday at The James House, a halfway home in Willmar for men recovering from addiction. The residential facility, at 1423 Kandiyohi Ave. S.W., was struck by lightning during a brief storm. All the residents and staff escaped the building without injuries. play button
Lightning strikes Willmar halfway home, fire displaces residents but no injuries
10 hours 31 min ago
Authorities: Man found dead at Brainerd speedway died of suicide
11 hours 14 min ago
Northern Minn. man arrested for DUI trying to take son to hospital after he fell in fire
11 hours 19 min ago
U.S. President Donald Trump announces his strategy for the war in Afghanistan during an address to the nation from Fort Myer, Virginia, U.S., August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Trump clears way for troop increase in Afghanistan as part of retooled strategy
11 hours 31 min ago
A beach in Hoi An, located in central Vietnam. (Tom Horgen/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)
In Vietnam, a lifelong Minnesotan discovers his mother's country for the first time
12 hours 53 min ago
‘American Idol’ to hold auditions in Dakotas in early September
13 hours 36 min ago