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Stream bank erosion, nitrogen still biggest challenges for Hawk Creek
Kandiyohi County GOP begins task of 17B endorsement
Video: Second Grade Song Fest is held at Roosevelt School
Wetland banking an option for farmers seeking mitigation acres
6AA Girls Basketball: NLS still alive but Litchfield falls in subsection semis
State Basketball: NLS opens against Annandale
Girls basketball: Redwood Valley ends BOLD's run
Boys basketball: NLS soars into Class AA tourney
Twins' options at third reduced with Sano's injury
Music Matters: West Central Tribune music aficionados take a look at the songs of 2013
Cardettes Dance Show is tonight at Kennedy Elementary in Willmar, Minn.
Willmar, Minn., Middle School stage production 'Alice in Wonderland Jr.' opens run tonight
Harold Ramis remembered as 'Buddha of Comedy'
Figure skating shows on ice this weekend at Willmar, Minn., Civic Center
Target warns data breach could hurt future profit
GM ratchets up truck discounts as U.S. sales skid
U.S. auto sales beat expectations, setting up strong March
For J.C. Penney, e-commerce is no easy fix
Macy's sticks to forecast despite slow Valentine's Day sales
AG Church opens Kidsworld to public in Willmar, Minn.
W.C. Minn. YES! students enjoy ground-floor look at emerging economy based on passive solar technology (with video)
Mix it up with some quinoa
Willmar, Minn., curling officials headed to Switzerland for world competition
Staley — Coleman
Loren August Peterson
Marcella Mae Breitkreutz
Arlene Mavis (Noor) Leuze
Gladys M. Homman
Tribune Editorial: Success of Vision 2040 will depend upon entire community
Letter: More anti-bully rules not needed
Editorial: Council should OK Jennie-O proposals
Commentary: Let Willmar and county be the place for growth
Editorial: Kudos for end of the tray-pulling policy in Willmar
July 10, 2010
Woman charged with taking money from vulnerable adult
WILLMAR -- A 43-year-old Willmar woman made her first appearance Thursday on three felony charges for allegedly taking $1,710 from a vulnerable woman whom she befriended by helping with household chores. Kristi Friese faces charges for financial transaction card fraud and financial...
news / local
July 10, 2010 - 12:00am
June 17, 2010
Little Falls state senator dined with gay adult film star
ST. PAUL, Minn. - A two-term Minnesota state senator facing a Republican primary challenger has confirmed reports that he had dinner with a gay adult film star. Sen. Paul Koering confirmed the meeting to the Brainerd Dispatch after several websites reported on it. The newspaper...
news / state
June 17, 2010 - 11:58am
January 14, 2010
Passion on ice
The new adult hockey league at the Willmar Civic Center was long overdue. Six teams are on ice each Wednesday night at the main Cardinal Arena. Enthusiasm radiates the rink. Rosters bulge with 17 to 19 players. It's a co-ed league, too.
January 14, 2010 - 12:00am
November 27, 2009
A time to give, remember
news / local
November 27, 2009 - 12:00am
June 30, 2009
Couple accused of taking $33K-plus in farm rental income from the husband's mom reach plea agreement
WILLMAR -- The case against a Richfield couple accused of misappropriating an elderly relative's farm income was settled Monday. Kathlyn Van Der Bill, 59, must pay a fine and restitution, as well as serve a short jail term, for her role in wrongfully obtaining public assistance on...
news / local
June 30, 2009 - 12:00am
April 24, 2009
Adult certification in case of teen accused of stabbing Ridgewater student to death is affirmed by appeals court
WILLMAR -- The Minnesota Court of Appeals has affirmed the adult certification of a now 18-year-old Willmar man charged with second-degree murder for the July 2008 death of Adam Kenneth Milton. In an unpublished opinion filed Tuesday, a three-judge panel affirmed the district court's...
news / local
April 24, 2009 - 12:00am
December 16, 2008
Edinburgh adult murder case stayed pending appeal of adult certification, judge also sets conditional bail at $50K cash
WILLMAR -- District Judge Jon Stafsholt has ordered that the adult criminal proceedings against Miles David Edinburgh, 18, of Willmar, be stayed pending the final decision on the appeal of his adult certification. Edinburgh was certified as an adult in October and was charged with...
December 16, 2008 - 12:00am
November 7, 2008
Offering a helping hand along the way
WILLMAR -- Ridgewater College is convenient for Shae Johnson. She doesn't own a vehicle, but she lives right across the road, so it's an easy walk to study on campus. Johnson, 16, is not a Ridgewater student, at least not yet, but she is working on getting her GED. Since Sept. 2,...
local / education / Ridgewater / college
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am