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Child found safe in Willmar after possible abduction
Klobuchar, Peterson go to bat for rural broadband
Nolan hears about Iron Range infrastructure challenges
Today, Keith Ellison may become DNC leader
Five charged in connection with meth found following Willmar high-speed chase
Bemidji coach issues apology for prep hockey brawl with Brainerd
Boys Basketball: 'Jacks top MACCRAY
Palmer, Bryan share Honda Classic lead
Local Roundup: Wildcats bounce back with vengeance
Junior Hockey: Two WarHawks heading to Hamline
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
'Fire & Ice': Diamond Edge figure skating show is Saturday, Sunday in Willmar
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Keith L. Kendall
Lawrence "Junior" Johnson, Jr.
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
Tribune Editorial: Willmar City Council makes a good Holland decision
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Cartoon by Bruce Plante for Feb. 23
Minnesota Opinion: Kill Legislature's ridiculous secret-meeting exemption
February 19, 2017
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
February 19, 2017 - 2:04pm
February 12, 2017
AstroBob: Saturn's got a whole new groove
Stunning. Incredible. Alright, I'll shut up. But it's not easy when the photos are this inspiring. NASA's Cassini spacecraft has just returned...
February 12, 2017 - 1:14pm
December 15, 2016
Merry and bright: Mark the calendar for winter solstice and starry nights
The 2016 winter solstice will occur on December 21 at exactly 4:44 a.m. The solstice marks the beginning of winter when the sun has reached the...
December 15, 2016 - 5:51am
September 2, 2016
Curious radio signal stirs talk of extraterrestrials
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.—A curious radio signal picked up by a Russian telescope is probably not a transmission from an extraterrestrial civilization, but astronomers in California are taking a second look anyway, the SETI Institute said Tuesday. A group of Russian astronomers...
September 2, 2016 - 9:06am
January 6, 2016
Teacher, students present research findings at convention
Willmar Senior High School science teacher Robert Palmer and three of his students are attending the meeting of the American Astronomical Society this week in Kissimmee, Florida, to deliver the results of their part in a NASA research project. Palmer and the students — Robert Boyd,...
January 6, 2016 - 10:47pm
October 23, 2014
Willmar astronomy students in class during ‘best astronomy year’
WILLMAR — The astronomy students at Willmar Senior High picked a great time to take that class. This fall they’ve seen a lunar eclipse,...
October 23, 2014 - 11:42pm
July 17, 2013
Study: Dead stars colliding forged gold on Earth
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A strange glow in space has provided fresh evidence that all the gold on Earth was forged from ancient collisions of dead...
July 17, 2013 - 1:30pm
February 6, 2013
Closest Earth-like planet just a 'stroll across park'
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- Earth-like worlds may be closer and more plentiful than anyone imagined. Astronomers reported Wednesday that the nearest Earth-like planet may be just 13 light-years away - or some 77 trillion miles. That planet hasn't been found yet, but should be there...
February 6, 2013 - 3:58pm
January 13, 2012
Areavoices.com: Last chance to see planet Neptune this season
You never know when the cosmos is going to drop in. I was driving home the other night and spotted Venus high above a street intersection in...
January 13, 2012 - 9:00am
December 20, 2011
Areavoices.com: Winter solstice arrives tomorrow
If you yearn for more sun and less darkness, you'll get an early Christmas gift tomorrow. At 11:30 p.m. Central time, the sun hits bottom in...
December 20, 2011 - 1:40pm
December 9, 2011
Areavoices.com: Don't forget about tomorrow's lunar eclipse
OK - everyone ready for the lunar eclipse tomorrow morning? I figured one last reminder wouldn't hurt. While the eclipse is best viewed from...
December 9, 2011 - 2:48pm
December 7, 2011
Areavoices.com: Get ready for this weekend's total lunar eclipse
Not many of us choose to get up before sunrise on a Saturday morning, but this weekend you might want to make an exception. On Saturday, Dec....
December 7, 2011 - 9:16am