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Does Dayton talk to farmers enough?
KRA fined for Willmar fireworks incident
Willmar convenience store robbery suspect pleads not guilty
Soybean plantings to rise in 2017, corn to fall
USDA closes offices in five states after anonymous threats
Updated: Possible Bridgewater is out for season, Zimmer says
Watch: Vikings press conference on Teddy Bridgewater's injury live at wctrib.com
Card girls dominate Shocky Strand cross country race
Cardinal volleyball has state on its mind
Berger gets his turn at center
Comedy legend Gene Wilder dead at 83
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
Box office: 'Don't Breathe' Scares Up $26.1 million as hot summer for horror continues
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Lawrence "Larry" Frederick Harding
Oliver "Ollie" Moldestad
Dr. Harris P. Hinderaker
Letter: Day of reckoning is near
Letter: Governor should call special session
Marcus: Obliging a donor is not necessarily criminal
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
September 7, 2012
Semi trailer comes unhitched, blocks traffic in Litchfield
LITCHFIELD -- The State Patrol is investigating an semi-trailer incident that blocked traffic around 6:30 a.m. this morning in Litchfield. According to the Meeker County Sheriff's Office, Gregory Volkers, 48, of Sauk Rapids was driving a 2000 Mack semi-tractor pulling a trailer south...
September 7, 2012 - 1:18pm
December 2, 2011
Motel torn down
December 2, 2011 - 12:00am
October 14, 2011
Road work on Highway 12 starts Monday in Willmar
WILLMAR -- The right lane of westbound traffic on Highway 12 between Third and Seventh Streets Southwest in Willmar will be closed beginning Monday for road work. According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation, the lane closure will allow construction crews to do curb, gutter...
October 14, 2011 - 4:37pm
May 4, 2011
Resurfacing project on U.S. Highway 12 East in Willmar begins Monday
WILLMAR -- Motorists will encounter delays and a brief detour when a resurfacing project begins Monday on U.S. Highway 12 from Sixth Street East to 24th Street East in Willmar. Flagging operations will direct traffic through the work zone. A brief detour will be in effect from May...
May 4, 2011 - 12:14pm
Flooding closes Highway 12 at two places east of Ortonville
The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol have closed U.S. Highway 12 at approximately two miles east and at seven miles east of Ortonville due to flooding. Traffic is detoured to Highway 75, Highway 7 and Highway 119. Highway 12 east of Ortonville...
April 4, 2011 - 9:49am
November 30, 2010
Highway 12 road report on Tuesday afternoon
A video report on road conditions Tuesday afternoon on U.S. Highway 12 between Murdock and Willmar.
November 30, 2010 - 3:58pm
November 16, 2010
Lindemann turns his sights to U.S. Highway 12 East, industrial site development at old airport
WILLMAR -- Tom Lindemann is bullish on the future of commercial development in Willmar. Lindemann, Realtor and owner of Pro 1 Realty Professionals...
November 16, 2010 - 12:00am
March 19, 2010
U.S. Highway 12 near Ortonville to be closed
Flooding will shut down a segment of U.S.Highway 12 east of Ortonville before noon Friday A section of highway east of Ortonville will be closed due to flooding. The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol will close Highway 12 from U.S. Highway 75...
March 19, 2010 - 11:27am
March 13, 2010
Crash on Highway 12
March 13, 2010 - 12:00am
January 8, 2010
Willmar man in critical condition after Kerkhoven crash
KERKHOVEN -- Craig W. Hartman, 53, of Willmar, is in critical condition at St. Cloud Hospital as a result of injuries sustained in a two-vehicle,...
January 8, 2010 - 10:27am
Van driver hurt in crash
January 8, 2010 - 12:00am
January 7, 2010
Emergency crews on scene of two-vehicle crash near Kerkhoven
KERKHOVEN -- Law enforcement, fire, ambulance and rescue personnel are responding to a two-vehicle crash about two miles east of Kerkhoven along...
January 7, 2010 - 10:18am
September 22, 2009
Man charged for impaired driving after 110 mph chase
WILLMAR -- A 35-year-old Atwater man made his first court appearance Friday on charges of fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle and driving while impaired for allegedly running from the law at speeds over 100 mph early Thursday morning. Steven Bruce Wothe faces the felony fleeing...
September 22, 2009 - 12:00am
August 13, 2009
Highway 12 open west of Willmar
WILLMAR -- U.S. Highway 12 west of Willmar is now open following construction on the railroad crossing. Railroad crews replaced the railroad crossing on Highway 12. Traffic had been detoured since Monday.
August 13, 2009 - 1:53pm
August 12, 2009
August 12, 2009 - 12:00am