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Duluth police to purchase riot gear: Chief says equipment to be used with discretion
Franken's Senate vacancy is hardly Minnesota's first
Airbnb owners roll out red carpet to make guests feel at home over Christmas
Behold the cosmic snake
How to stay sane during craziness of holiday season
Niederreiter's OT goal lifts Wild over Sharks
On second thought, Thielen says call was good
Towns, Wolves hold off Mavericks
Vikings' Keenum looking ahead after 8-game win streak ends in Carolina
Local Roundup: Willmar gymnasts win Becker Invite
Netflix confirms 'House of Cards' will return, and will have new star
A cloudy morning after for 'Today'
Matt Lauer recently grilled Bill O'Reilly about sexual harassment. Lauer could have been talking about himself.
'Greatest Love Story' is the surprise country hit of the year - with some help from Netflix
Two Minn. orchestras, Dylan earn Grammy nominations
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
December/January issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
What you need in your winter survival kit
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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
Jessica Ann Rauenhorst
Beverly J. Haverly
Dale E. Anderson
Jessie M. Van De Riet
Earl D. Ihnen
Enjoy Momma's mouth-watering fudge recipe
Tribune Editorial: Christianson must address bias concerns
The stupidest patents of 2017
Did Hefner's death punch a hole in the dam?
Tribune Editorial: Sen Franken made the right decision to resign
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
Martin & Judi Berghorst
Riley Gregory Muench
Ammermann - Cappiello
March 1, 2017
Police: Cosmos man abducted estranged wife
WILLMAR — Police say a 38-year-old Cosmos man hit his estranged wife with his vehicle as she left her Willmar workplace Wednesday morning,...
March 1, 2017 - 5:19pm
November 28, 2016
Update: 911 services restored after outage in Kandiyohi, Meeker Counties
UPDATED: 4 p.m. WILLMAR -- 911 services were out-of-order for approximately an hour and a half Monday afternoon in both Kandiyohi and Meeker...
November 28, 2016 - 12:51pm
September 10, 2016
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Cartoon by Steve Benson Steve Benson is an editorial cartoonist for the Arizona Republic in Phoenix, Arizona, and is syndicated nationally. Cartoon...
September 10, 2016 - 3:53am
August 2, 2016
911 service restored to Kandiyohi, Meeker counties
911 service has been restored in both Kandiyohi and Meeker Counties as of 10:15 a.m. Tuesday. The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's office sent an automated...
August 2, 2016 - 9:46am
December 23, 2014
Kandiyohi County Sheriff, Willmar Police phone lines down, call 911 for assistance
UPDATE: Lines were back up as of 6:17 p.m. Tuesday. WILLMAR -- The administrative phone lines at the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Department and Willmar Police Department are not working this morning. If you need to contact law enforcement, you are asked to call 911.
December 23, 2014 - 6:17pm
September 7, 2013
Cleveland 911 operator reprimanded for response to kidnap survivor
CLEVELAND (Reuters) - The 911 operator who answered the now-famous May 6th call from one of the women held for a decade by Cleveland kidnapper Ariel Castro was reprimanded on Friday for hanging up on her before police arrived. Public criticism was leveled against the operator's...
September 7, 2013 - 8:00am
June 21, 2013
Yellow Medicine 911 lines down, calls rerouted to Lyon County
Yellow Medicine 911 lines down, calls rerouted
June 21, 2013 - 10:22am
February 22, 2013
Massachusetts boy calls 911 to report his mother for sending him to bed
BROCKTON, Mass. (AP) — Police in Massachusetts say a 10-year-old boy called 911 because he didn't want to go to bed. Brockton police say the boy made the emergency call just after 8 p.m. Wednesday and told the dispatcher he was calling to report his mother because he did not want...
February 22, 2013 - 7:50am
January 3, 2013
911 working again for all phones in Yellow Medicine Co., Minn.
GRANITE FALLS — Emergency 911 phone service has been restored to all phones in Yellow Medicine County. Last night, county officials identified that CenturyLink 320-564-xxxx phone numbers were not dialing the emergency number.
January 3, 2013 - 9:09am
March 13, 2012
Kandiyohi Co., Minn., Sheriff: Next Gen 911 is big deal
WILLMAR -- Kandiyohi County's conversion of its 911 emergency dispatch operation to the Next Generation 911 high speed voice and data network...
March 13, 2012 - 12:00am
December 22, 2011
Stearns County, Minn., Sheriff: Daytime burglaries in Avon, Rockville areas, 'reverse 911' used to alert citizens
ST. CLOUD -- The Stearns County Sheriff's office used the "Citywatch" reverse 911 system this morning to issue an information alert regarding recent daytime residential burglaries in the cities of Avon and Rockville and in St. Wendel and Avon townships. According to a news release...
December 22, 2011 - 12:08pm
May 18, 2011
911 working in Kandiyohi County, YM County calls rerouted to Lyon Co.
WILLMAR -- Emergency 911 calls are being received in Kandiyohi County, but other area counties are having difficulties with emergency calls. Yellow Medicine County is having some technical difficulties with phone lines and 911 calls. Currently, county dispatch is unable to receive...
May 18, 2011 - 1:05pm
September 11, 2010
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
September 11, 2010 - 12:00am
August 5, 2010
Stearns County 911 now functioning
ST. CLOUD -- Emergency 911 service was restored around 10:35 a.m. this morning in Stearns County. County dispatchers had earlier discovered that 911 services in the county and a portion of central Minnesota were not functioning. According to a news release from Sheriff John Sanner,...
August 5, 2010 - 1:51pm
Stearns County 911 not working
ST. CLOUD -- Stearns County Sheriff's Office dispatchers have discovered that 911 services in the county is not functioning. It is believed that this affects both cell and land line phones in the county and a portion of central Minnesota. According to a news release from Sheriff...
August 5, 2010 - 10:45am