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Boy Scouts approve plan to accept openly gay boys
Rare Superman comic found in Minnesota house's insulation
Fossil area closed after 2 boys die in St. Paul park
Washington I-5 bridge collapse caused by oversize load
New London man faces nine felonies; stolen guns found in fish house
Prep Track: Card girls 2nd, boys 3rd at CLC championships
Girls Golf: Lakers dominate subsection
Boys Tennis: Wildcats’ singles, doubles teams advance to 6A semis
Boys Golf: Dreier, Johnson lead NLS to 3AA-Northeast championship
Prep baseball roundup: ACGC bounces KMS
Paddle Theatre takes audience on newly-chartered waters in Granite Falls, Minn.
Willmar artist Fred Cogelow named Woodcarver of the Year
Community artists provide support and venue for New London-Spicer, Minn., art students
New London, Minn., potter wins internationally
Paddle Theatre will take its audience on a river ride (video)
Council member Ahmann fails to sway votes on Willmar Council for policy to address business closings
Bids awarded for $2.1 million renovation of Rice Hospital medical imaging department
Renville, Minn., sugar co-op reports improving water quality compliance
Counties gain financial aid and get tax break with new legislation
Schmoll to step down as executive director of Safe Avenues in Willmar, Minn.
Plan to enjoy your child's graduation party
Schoer — Henkel
Tulibaski — Holwerda
Polzin — Peters
Johnson — Lu
Karen Ann (Schennum) Rovente
Stanley G. Gatewood
Audrey M. Nordquist
Doris Mable Messenbrink
Leo Sebring Sept. 24, 1932 - May 20, 2013
Editorial: Report on city shows problems, challenges
Editorial: Be safe on this Memorial Weekend
Editorial: Wow is the word for new Viking stadium plan
Editorial: Good luck and safe fishing this weekend
Letter: Tribune editorial on Ahmann was naive
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George W. Heerdt Nov. 22, 1922 - Feb. 2, 2009
HECTOR -- George William Heerdt, 86, of Hector, died Monday. The service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Evangelical Free Church in Hector. Burial will be in the...
Rachel (Engelmann) Kircher June 15, 1924 - Feb. 2, 2009
WILLMAR -- Rachel (Engelmann) Kircher, 84, of Willmar, died Monday at her home. The service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Calvary Lutheran Church in Willmar. Burial will be...
Marvin W. Peterson Oct. 29, 1941 - Feb. 3, 2009
FOREST LAKE -- Marvin W. Peterson, 67, of Forest Lake, died Tuesday following a lengthy illness. The service will be at 11 a.m. Friday at St. Paul Lutheran Church in...
Cheryl L. Ditmarson Sept. 12, 1957 - Feb. 4, 2009
BELGRADE -- Cheryl Lynn Ditmarson, 51, of Belgrade, died Wednesday at Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar. The service will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Crow River Lutheran Church in...
Rodney E. Horrmann Oct. 25, 1945 - Feb. 4, 2009
BIRD ISLAND -- Rodney Elmer Horrmann, 63, of Bird Island, died Wednesday at the Renville County Hospital in Olivia. The service will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday at Cross of...
Merald Kattevold Sept. 11, 1935 - Jan. 31, 2009
GRANITE FALLS -- Merald Kattevold, 73, of Granite Falls, died Saturday at Granite Falls Manor. The services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Wang Lutheran Church in rural Maynard...
Marian Sperry Sept.16, 1919 - Feb. 2, 2009
LAGUNA WOODS, Calif. -- Marian Vigerta Sperry, 89, of Laguna Woods, Calif., formerly of Willmar, died Monday at her home. Private services were held in California. A private burial will...
Russell Amundson June 12, 1921 - Feb. 1, 2009
BENSON -- Russell Verdi Amundson, 87, of Benson, died Sunday at Southview Manor in Benson. The service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Mark's Lutheran Church in Benson...
Elmo Wick Aug. 27, 1924 - Feb. 1, 2009
WILLMAR -- Elmo Harlan Wick, 84 of Brooten, formerly of Willmar, died Sunday at Minneapolis University Good Samaritan Home in Minneapolis. The service will be at 11 a.m. Friday at...
Jack Donnelly Jan. 18, 1924 - Feb. 2, 2009
OLIVIA -- John G. "Jack" Donnelly, 85, of Olivia died Monday at his home. The service will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Aloysius Catholic Church in Olivia. Burial...