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Americans eat out less as higher menu prices take a bite from restaurant visits
WI man sentenced for cutting off woman's pinky in 'ritualistic memorial'
Index funds always better than picking stocks, Warren Buffett says
Defying the odds: Minnesota woman delivers baby that wasn't expected to live
As new wood materials become stronger, 'plyscrapers' challenge concrete and steel
Five Vancouver Canucks quarantined with mumps
How old are Minnesota cabin owners? The answer might surprise you
DNR staff highlight need for Minn. license fee increase
Bemidji coach issues apology for prep hockey brawl with Brainerd
Boys Basketball: 'Jacks top MACCRAY
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.
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
Tribune Editorial: Willmar City Council makes a good Holland decision
Textron to buy ATV maker Arctic Cat as Cessna jet sales slow
Textron Inc. said on Wednesday it would buy Minnesota-based Arctic Cat Inc. to accelerate its push into the recreational vehicle market amid...
January 25, 2017 - 1:24pm
January 8, 2017
ATV riders unhurt when break through ice on Nest Lake
WILLMAR - An all-terrain vehicle broke through the ice at 1:38 p.m. Saturday under the state trail bridge near the Nest Lake boat access in Kandiyohi...
January 8, 2017 - 11:34am
October 15, 2016
Minnesota teen's 'life-and-death' ATV crash among rising reports of injuries
On a balmy night this summer, Corbin Kruckeberg found himself lying in a thistle field here, broken and bruised, in pain he later described as...
October 15, 2016 - 8:52am
October 6, 2016
Meeker County man airlifted after ATV accident
DASSEL – A Meeker County man sustained serious injuries Wednesday when the ATV he was driving flipped over. Daniel Miller, 48, of rural Dassel,...
October 6, 2016 - 9:11am
August 1, 2016
Victim of ATV crash in central Minnesota was a 45-year-old Hoffman man
ALEXANDRIA -- The 45-year-old Hoffman man who died when his all-terrain vehicle was hit by a car Saturday has been identified. Patrick Anderson...
August 1, 2016 - 9:08pm
July 27, 2016
ATV driven by 11-year-old Minnesotan crashes, injuring 6 kids
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- An 11-year-old was driving an all-terrain vehicle Tuesday with seven child passengers in Becker County when the vehicle...
July 27, 2016 - 2:50pm
April 4, 2016
Mother of boy killed in ATV accident: I want to give him the best party ever
The 5-year-old boy involved in an all-terrain vehicle crash Saturday night in Spicer has died. Wesley Needham died Monday and his organs will...
April 4, 2016 - 11:15pm
Update: 5-year-old boy dies after ATV accident in Spicer
RELATED STORY: Mother of boy killed in ATV accident: I want to give him the best party ever SPICER - The 5-year-old boy involved in an all-terrain vehicle crash Saturday night in Spicer has died. The Hennepin County Medical Center says Wesley Needham died Monday and will be donating...
April 4, 2016 - 4:43pm
March 9, 2016
ATV accident near Grove City sends one to HCMC
GROVE CITY - A Litchfield man was injured late Tuesday night when the all-terrain vehicle he was driving on U.S. Highway 12 was struck by a Jeep near Grove City. According to the State Patrol, Arthur Meisenbach, 50, was driving a 2001 Honda four-wheel ATV west on Highway 12 at about...
March 9, 2016 - 7:35am
March 6, 2016
Law enforcement urges caution on melting lake ice
WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office and the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office are warning people of deteriorating ice conditions....
March 6, 2016 - 1:53pm
September 20, 2015
Duluth man killed in ATV crash early Sunday
DULUTH — A 32-year-old Duluth man died early Sunday in an all-terrain vehicle crash in central St. Louis County, authorities said. The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office reported that authorities were called to the 5100 block of North Comstock Lake Road at about 12:30 a.m. on a...
September 20, 2015 - 11:44pm
March 31, 2015
Tot dies weeks after falling through ice
MINNEAPOLIS —Four weeks after falling through the ice on a central Minnesota lake with his grandfather, 2-year-old Hayden Minnerath of Alexandria...
March 31, 2015 - 11:37pm
March 23, 2015
Logan Blumhoefer, 16, of Willmar, rides an all-terrain vehicle Monday along Kandiyohi County Road 5 north of Willmar. The snow probably won’t...
March 23, 2015 - 11:31pm
May 27, 2014
Willmar teen hurt in Stearns County ATV incident
PAYNESVILLE — A 17-year-old Willmar teenager was pinned under an ATV Saturday after the vehicle rolled on top of his legs in Paynesville Township. According to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office, Tyler Waldemarsen was operating a Kubota ATV owned by Michael Stamer Farms and...
May 27, 2014 - 9:19am
April 23, 2014
Lake Lillian man dead in ATV incident near Big Kandi Lake
WILLMAR — A 76-year-old Lake Lillian man is dead after an incident involving an all-terrain vehicle that was reported just after 8 p.m. Tuesday along Big Kandi Drive on Big Kandiyohi Lake. According to a news release from Kandiyohi County Sheriff Dan Hartog, Cyrus Flann was...
April 23, 2014 - 3:12pm