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Pass it on: Putting the 'success' in business succession
Bicyclist dies days after being hit by car in Fargo
UPDATE: Protest at Enbridge property in Bemidji, Minn., ends
Minnesota entrepreneur wants to improve how scholarships are awarded
Officials release names of three people killed in plane crash outside of Thief River Falls, Minn.
Former Davies, NDSU athlete Scheel wins men's Wild Hog Marathon in Grand Forks
Woodbury native Brennan Menell making the most of his NHL audition for Wild
Ramirez helps Loons storm past reeling FC Dallas
Wild owner Craig Leipold says it's Stanley Cup or bust this season
Timberwolves' path to top-four playoff seed keeps getting more difficult
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Jimmy Kimmel mocks Sean Spicer to his face about that inauguration crowd size incident
Printer Andy Kahmann of Montevideo named 2017 Prairie Disciple
Country Quilters show is this weekend in Willmar
'Almost Saved, But Lost' details snowstorm: New London native publishes book on 1873 blizzard that killed 12 people in Kandiyohi County
'Idiots' worth a visit at The Barn Theatre in Willmar
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Arts festival celebrates 20 years in Willmar
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
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
David A. Mitteness
Raymond L. "Ray" Hyser
Doris E. Thompson
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
Opinion: Alarm over decline in U.S. government spending for ag research
Tribune Editorial: TIF proposal for First Street South block is a good idea for Willmar
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball is back in full force
WCT Sports Show: Week One Pigskin Picks
Partners of tiny Fargo firm say anti-Muslim tirade by employee made their lives miserable
Jennie Mae Wubben
August 25, 2017
Three western Minn. prosecutors are candidates to succeed Judge Spilseth
ST. PAUL — The Commission on Judicial Selection announced Thursday it is recommending three west central Minnesota prosecutors for consideration...
August 25, 2017 - 7:14am
May 21, 2017
New London Level 3 sex offender scheduled for civil commitment hearing Monday
WILLMAR — A registered Level 3 sex offender convicted of molesting a child is set to leave prison Tuesday and move to a home in rural New...
May 21, 2017 - 12:38pm
February 28, 2017
Judge grants delayed trial for alleged Zorbaz shooter
WILLMAR — The man accused of firing several rounds outside the Spicer Zorbaz restaurant in August argued in court this week that he was...
February 28, 2017 - 10:23pm
July 14, 2016
Supreme Court reprimands Paynesville attorney
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Supreme Court has issued a public reprimand to attorney Robert D. Stoneburner of Paynesville following his conviction...
July 14, 2016 - 12:00am
June 30, 2016
Hotel scamming scheme unveiled when Douglas County attorney answers the phone
A scammer picked the wrong person to call on May 26: Douglas County Attorney Chad Larson. Larson shared his experience in an effort to alert...
June 30, 2016 - 3:28pm
April 18, 2016
Willmar attorney pedals 880 miles for global cause
While he spent two weeks bicycling in a fundraising ride, David Moody said the discipline involved seemed like something else. “This almost...
April 18, 2016 - 1:31pm
May 22, 2015
Man argues for lesser sentence on criminal sexual conduct charge
WILLMAR — A 23-year-old man facing sentencing on a charge of criminal sexual conduct reportedly plans to argue for a lesser sentence during a hearing next month, according to the Kandiyohi County Attorney’s Office. Joshua Florez pleaded guilty in March to a felony charge of third-degree...
May 22, 2015 - 11:19pm
March 13, 2014
Willmar, Minn., native rolls out second book in series; third book in the works
After getting good reviews and winning accolades last year on his debut novel, “Bear is Broken,” Willmar native son Lachlan Smith rolled...
March 13, 2014 - 8:00am
October 15, 2013
Baker sworn in as new Kandiyohi County attorney
WILLMAR – Shane Baker was sworn in Tuesday as the new Kandiyohi County Attorney. He will fill the unexpired term of Jenna Fischer, who...
October 15, 2013 - 1:52pm
October 10, 2013
Committee recommends Shane Baker for county attorney
WILLMAR — Assistant Kandiyohi County Attorney Shane Baker will be recommended for the job as the county’s top legal adviser and prosecutor. A committee interviewed three finalists for the job of Kandiyohi County Attorney earlier this week and will recommend that the...
October 10, 2013 - 11:22pm
July 14, 2013
Attorney: Zimmerman's safety remains a concern
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) -- After a year and a half of living as a hermit, George Zimmerman emerged from a Florida courthouse a free man, cleared of...
July 14, 2013 - 6:58am
April 12, 2012
Hearing cancelled for Paynesville, Minn., murder suspect still without counsel
WILLMAR -- An omnibus hearing scheduled for today has been cancelled in the case of Delbert Edwin Huber, 81, the rural Paynesville man indicted...
April 12, 2012 - 12:00am
March 23, 2012
Willmar, Minn., City Council picks separate law firms for civil, criminal work
WILLMAR -- The Willmar City Council has selected the law firm of Flaherty and Hood of St.
March 23, 2012 - 12:00am
March 16, 2012
Editorial: City needs to hire the Willmar law firm
Editor's Note: This editorial has been updated to correct a factabout the two law firms availability for meetings.
March 16, 2012 - 7:06am
October 31, 2011
Rural Paynesville, Minn., man still doesn't have attorney in murder case against him
WILLMAR -- Delbert Huber, 81, of rural Paynesville, appeared in court this afternoon and reported that he still has not been able to retain an attorney to represent him on a second-degree murder charge for allegedly killing a man earlier this month. Huber told Judge Kathryn N. Smith...
October 31, 2011 - 3:28pm