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I-5 bridge collapses north of Seattle; people in water
New London man faces nine felonies; stolen guns found in fish house
New Bush Fellowship recipient to pursue growth of deep winter, local foods economy
Consumers will have to shell out more to have meat on their plates this summer grilling season
ACGC declines request to share superintendent with BLHS
Girls golf: Setrum gets 4th All-CLC nod in home finale
Prep baseball roundup: ACGC bounces KMS
Prep softball: Bulldogs, Lakers move on in Section 6AA
Prep softball: Chanhassen ends Cardinals’ season
Prep softball roundup: KMS heads to 3A-North finals
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
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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
Twin Cities contractor survives nail gun wound to chest
BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. -- A contractor working on a project in a suburban Twin Cities home has survived a nail gun wound to the chest. Police say the accident happened...
news / state
Tue, Jan 25, 2011 - 9:12am
Man killed while being pursued by police in Windom area chase
WINDOM -- A man was killed in a head-on crash last night in Cottonwood County while being pursued by police. The victim's name is not being released at this time...
Tue, Jan 25, 2011 - 8:40am
Renville woman injured on icy roads last night near Winthrop
WINTHROP -- A Renville woman was injured in a one-vehicle accident last night north of Winthrop. According to the State Patrol, Carol Baumann, 62, was injured around 8 p.m. when...
Tue, Jan 25, 2011 - 8:04am
Milbank man killed on U.S. Hwy 12 in northeastern S.D.
A Milbank, S.D., man is dead after a traffic crash in the northeastern South Dakota town of Summit. The Highway Patrol tells KWAT radio that 90-year-old William Giessinger failed to...
news / nation
Tue, Jan 18, 2011 - 10:02am
Four injured in early morning accident
COTTONWOOD -- Four people were injured in a one-vehicle accident early this morning on the south edge of Cottonwood. According to the State Patrol the driver of a 2003 GMC...
Thu, Jan 06, 2011 - 8:21am
UPDATE: Two killed in Pipestone County crash
HOLLAND -- The drivers of two vehicles that collided around 10 p.m. Tuesday along Highway 23 south of Holland in Pipestone County were killed in the crash and a passenger...
Wed, Jan 05, 2011 - 8:17am
Sartell woman killed on icy roads
SAUK CENTRE -- A 21-year old Sartell woman killed Thursday on an icy section of Interstate 94 has been identified. The State Patrol says Katlyn Dold was killed when the...
Sat, Jan 01, 2011 - 7:34am
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We know you might be taking storm or accident photos in the next several days. Please share them with us. Send your storm tor accident photos to the West Central...
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Fri, Dec 31, 2010 - 9:00am
Jack-knifed semi leads to 100 vehicles stranded on I-94
An emergency operation was under way Thursday night to rescue motorists stranded by a 100-vehicle chain-reaction accident on Interstate 94. The accident, caused by high winds and snow resulting in...
news / state
Fri, Dec 31, 2010 - 12:00am
Hermantown 84-year-old man killed in hit-and-run accident
An 84-year-old Hermantown man was killed this morning in a hit-and-run on Arrowhead Road, the Hermantown Police Department said in a news release.
news / state
Thu, Dec 30, 2010 - 2:34pm
Multi-vehicle accident closes northbound lane of Business Highway 71 in north Willmar for a time this morning
WILLMAR - A multi-car accident about 8 a.m. today closed part of northbound Business 71 north of Willmar. Northbound traffic was detoured along the frontage road for several blocks while...
news / local
Wed, Dec 22, 2010 - 9:24am
This is the records summary for Dec. 18. Assaults WILLMAR -- A client at a group home had a small piece of his ear bitten off in an assault reported...
Sat, Dec 18, 2010 - 12:00am
This is the records summary for Dec. 8. Litchfield man to hospital after First Street crash WILLMAR -- A Litchfield man was taken by Willmar Ambulance to Rice Memorial Hospital...
Wed, Dec 08, 2010 - 12:00am
Mother of car crash victim: Legal system has to take a stricter view
OLIVIA -- Wendy Russell's frustrations with the legal system in the death of her son go beyond the anguish she feels in not being able to pursue restitution through the...
news / region
Sat, Dec 04, 2010 - 12:00am
Moorhead police chief, wife recovering from I-29 crash in NE South Dakota
Moorhead Police Chief David Ebinger and his wife, Lynne, were driving to Arkansas the weekend before Thanksgiving to visit relatives when their four-wheel-drive pickup hit a patch of icy fog...
news / state
Wed, Dec 01, 2010 - 10:17am