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Marine on St. Croix willow is 26 feet around and the biggest in Minnesota
Body of MSUM swimming instructor heading home to Ethiopia
Couple addicted to hiking trails throughout Wisconsin, Minnesota
Keith Downey, former GOP chair, is running for governor with the message: 'I believe in you.'
Senate committee issues subpoena for Manafort
Study finds CTE in 99 percent of ex-NFL players
Duluth native Ham appears headed for larger role with Vikings
Bellinger's latest homer lifts Dodgers past Twins
NWL Baseball: Stingers tame Honker mashers
NA3HL Hockey: Willmar opens at home Oct. 14
Justin Bieber reportedly ‘over it,’ cancels stadium tour, including U.S. Bank Stadium show
Think Kim Kardashian is sexy? This app matches you with celebrity lookalikes.
Two new Harry Potter books to be released in October
Oscar-winning actor Martin Landau dead at 89
'Walking Dead' stuntman reportedly died after missing safety cushion by inches
'Dead in Deadwood' murder mystery in Svea
Rockin' Robbins concert series kicks off at Robbins Island
Kandiyohi County Relay for Life 2017
Kandiyohi County's Relay For Life is Friday
Rew: A positive attitude is key to cancer fight
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Marybeth A. Dubord
Elizabeth "Betty" Tolberson
Beat the heat with easy entree salads
Nurture versus nature: Mom's life lesson
Christmas already? Consider this gift-giving practice
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
Apple TV may be getting Amazon video app this fall
WCT Sports Show: Three things we've learned
U.S. appeals court blocks release of Guantanamo Bay force-feeding videos
WCT Sports Show: Top 10 Basketball Games of the Year
Video: State Basketball: Miracle heave sends CMCS to defeat in Class A quarters
July 18, 2017
American Opinion: We're seeing a promising decline in teen smoking
July 18, 2017 - 1:00am
July 10, 2017
Midwest Opinion: Amazing that body cams still aren't everywhere
Police Officer Jeronimo Yanez was found not guilty earlier this month, a year after he shot and killed Philando Castile during a traffic stop in a northern Twin Cities suburb. Video from the victim's girlfriend — captured as life slipped out of Castile moments after the...
July 10, 2017 - 2:56am
July 1, 2017
Editorial: Trump's Twitter trades are hurting his presidency
Despite occupying the most powerful office in the world, Donald Trump continues to attack his critics, often displaying and highlighting his...
July 1, 2017 - 5:45am
June 24, 2017
Editorial: Willmar Fests highlight by Destination Playground
It's Willmar Fests time in our fair city and it is truly time to play. For more than seven decades, our city celebration known now as Willmar...
June 24, 2017 - 9:23am
June 7, 2017
Editorial: Time to sign up for broadband at connectctc.com
Home and business internet users in rural Kandiyohi County now have a significant opportunity to address their critical need for high-speed broadband access. As Kandiyohi County Commissioners said this week: "The clock is ticking."
June 7, 2017 - 10:29pm
June 3, 2017
Editorial: Minnesota constitutional question likely headed for the courtroom
After a 75-hour special session and several sleepless nights, the Minnesota Legislature wrapped up multiple bills May 26 to pass the state's $36 billion budget. The Republican majority, the DFL minority and Gov. Mark Dayton had finally found the necessary compromises to complete...
June 3, 2017 - 5:50am
May 27, 2017
Minnesota Opinion: Not much to brag about in 2017
Proclamations of great achievement started pumping out of St. Paul early Tuesday, not long after the clock ran out on Minnesota's latest lawmaking...
May 27, 2017 - 5:12am
May 26, 2017
Editiorial: Remembrance and safety are key for this weekend
Friday is the start of the traditional Memorial Day holiday weekend. It is always a memorable weekend for families and communities. The key...
May 26, 2017 - 7:32am
May 22, 2017
Minnesota Opinion: Taxing charitable donations is just wrong
It's called charitable gaming because the tens of millions of dollars raised in Minnesota every year from raffles, bingo, and the sales of pull tabs help support Little League neighborhood baseball, scholarships, police dogs, local zoos, Animal Allies, youth football, food shelves,...
May 22, 2017 - 5:48am
May 20, 2017
Editorial: Time for courage and a need to get the job done
For nearly five months, the Minnesota Legislature and Gov. Mark Dayton have been meeting and meeting and meeting. Yet, they seem unable to agree...
May 20, 2017 - 8:10am
May 19, 2017
Editorial: Ridgewater College begins leadership transition
Ridgewater College's leadership is transitioning to a new chapter as Doug Allen nears the end of his college presidency and Joseph Opatz prepares...
May 19, 2017 - 10:07am
May 17, 2017
Editorial: Willmar is building Destination Playground, volunteers still needed
Our children were told if they could dream it, Willmar would build it. So they dreamed what they wanted for the Destination Playground and...
May 17, 2017 - 8:59pm
May 12, 2017
Minnesota Opinion: Minnesota should step up on tobacco age
In an editorial last week, the Duluth News Tribune praised Edina for becoming the first city in Minnesota to raise the legal age to buy tobacco from 18 to 21. (Other cities were) urged to follow suit. "Better yet," the newspaper opined, "the Minnesota Legislature can (make) the sensible...
May 12, 2017 - 5:16pm
May 5, 2017
Editorial: Hate speech has no place in Minnesota politics
The political race in Minnesota's 7th District's congressional seat in 2018 will be interesting. Republicans are again targeting Rep. Collin Peterson, DFL-Detroit Lakes, a member of Congress since 1991, who has announce he is seeking re-election next year. Any political race, especially...
May 5, 2017 - 10:12am
April 27, 2017
Tribune Opinion: Destination Playground: We can build it if you help volunteer
There is a volunteer need in Willmar quickly coming up: The Willmar Destination Playground needs you to volunteer for the construction stage...
April 27, 2017 - 12:04pm