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January 30, 2013
US regulator asks Boeing for full battery history
January 30, 2013 - 6:38am
January 17, 2013
A United Airlines Boeing 787 is parked at Narita Airport in Narita, east of Tokyo, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013. The Federal Aviation Administration late Wednesday grounded Boeing's newest and most technologically advanced jetliner until the risk of battery fires is resolved. The order applies only to the six Dreamliners operated by United Airlines, the lone U.S. carrier with 787s. (AP Photo/Kyodo News)
Lithium batteries central to Boeing's 787 woes
January 17, 2013 - 8:30am
July 26, 2012
Rob Ator, aviation manager for Fagen's Inc. of Granite Falls, will fly a Pitts S-1S bi-wing at Sunday's flight breakfast. The event is part of the Olivia Corn Capital Days celebration. (Submitted photo)
Special air show at Sunday's Olivia, Minn., Lions Flight Breakfast
July 26, 2012 - 8:46am
June 29, 2012
Colorado smoke to lower air quality in Minnesota
June 29, 2012 - 9:01am
April 12, 2012
Atwater: AIR ... by the numbers
April 12, 2012 - 2:19pm
Jim Andrie, executive vice president at AIR, stands next to a component of a refrigerant unit manufactured at the Atwater facility. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
Atwater: Making chilly 'AIR' is hot business in Atwater
April 12, 2012 - 2:04pm
November 3, 2011
Thanksgiving air travel forecast: full flights
November 3, 2011 - 11:56am
July 5, 2011
Civil Air Patrol members from Willmar, Minn., traveling to Hutchinson after local squadron deactivates
July 5, 2011 - 12:00am
June 28, 2011
Technical Sgt. Krista Joyce sings during a concert Monday by the U.S. Air Force jazz ensemble The Noteables at Rice Park in Willmar. The ensemble is a unit of the U.S. Air Force Heartland of America Band that performs 450 concerts annually throughout an eight-state region. Tribune photoby TJ Jerke
Noteable concert
June 28, 2011 - 12:00am
December 27, 2010
Winter storm could strand air passengers for days
December 27, 2010 - 9:46am
December 23, 2010
Air Force Sgt. Harmon family in Yakota, Japan.
Video: Christmas greetings from Tech. Sgt. Harmon family of Glenwood
December 23, 2010 - 12:20am
September 27, 2010
Kindergarten and first-grade instructor Mary Jensen works with her students at the Bert Raney Elementary School in Granite Falls. Teachers and students are enjoying the benefits of improved ventilation and lighting systems in the building. Only five of 41 rooms in the building met the state's indoor air quality standards prior to the installation of the new systems. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
'Fresh' approach to education at YME
September 27, 2010 - 12:00am
August 30, 2010
Arvid Erickson, a World War II veteran who served in the South Pacific, was among those who came Saturday to see the B-25. The bomb emblems below him signify the missions the "Miss Mitchell'' flew without the loss of a crew member's life. The original Miss Mitchell completed over 140 combat missions without a crew fatality, according to information from the Minnesota Wing of the Commemorative Air Force. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
'Miss Mitchell' serves a new mission
August 30, 2010 - 12:00am
August 27, 2010
B-25 bomber scheduled to fly Saturday into Granite Falls
August 27, 2010 - 12:00am
August 10, 2010
While the humidity keeps rising, there are ways to crank the AC without paying through the roof
August 10, 2010 - 12:00am