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Dakota Access oil could flow by March 6
U.S. reverses Obama-era move to phase out private prisons; move could impact Appleton facility
Benson man charged with faking cancer treatments, swindling $60K
Upset at Trump, Mexico voices 'worry and irritation' to U.S. envoys
Moorhead settles police brutality claim for $12,000, admits no liability
WCT Sports Show: CMCS, RTR boys set to square off
Minnesota Twins relief pitcher admits to vomiting nearly every time before taking the mound
Remembering the "Miracle on Ice" game 37 years later
Timberwolves' Thibodeau hasn't found trade he likes 'at this point'
Red-hot Gophers upset No. 24 Maryland, win 6th straight
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
Roger "Billy" Schlueter
Donald "Donnie" Clausen
Gladys M. Torbenson
Donna M. Goff
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
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
March 8, 2015
NASCAR: Harvick back on top in Vegas
Kevin Harvick dominated the Kobalt 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday, capturing his first win of the season and snapping a streak of runner-up finishes
March 8, 2015 - 10:56pm
March 2, 2015
NASCAR: Johnson makes big move to win at Atlanta
Jimmie Johnson drove from the back to the front to win the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Sunday
March 2, 2015 - 12:20am
Sprint Cup Notebook: Late crash KOs Jeff Gordon again
It’s safe to say Jeff Gordon’s retirement tour has not gone according to plan
March 2, 2015 - 12:13am
February 25, 2015
The Insider: Islanders lock up Minnesota native through 2021-22
The New York Islanders announced Tuesday that Nick Leddy has agreed to terms on a $38.5 million, seven-year extension, which will keep him in an Islanders uniform through the 2021-22 season. The 23-year-old defenseman, who played at Eden Prairie and the University of Minnesota, has...
February 25, 2015 - 3:12am
February 22, 2015
NASCAR: Logano tears up Daytona
Joey Logano drove to the checkered flag under caution to win the Daytona 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season opener at Daytona International...
February 22, 2015 - 11:41pm
November 9, 2014
NASCAR: Harvick, Hamlin, Newman, Logano in for final four battle
To make sure none of the four — Kevin Harvick, Denny Hamlin, Joey Logano and Ryan Newman - has any advantage, all four will start the race...
November 9, 2014 - 11:34pm
October 27, 2014
NASCAR: Gordon finds runner-up finish a mixed blessing
Finishing second to Hendrick Motorsports teammate Dale Earnhardt Jr. wasn’t without substantial benefits to Jeff Gordon
October 27, 2014 - 11:42pm
October 5, 2014
NASCAR: Logano wins in Kansas but Busch beats jinx
KANSAS CITY, Kansas — In the closing laps of Sunday’s Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway, Kyle Busch was getting nervous — very nervous. The...
October 5, 2014 - 11:54pm
September 15, 2014
NASCAR: Keselowski wins Chase opener at Chicagoland
JOLIET, Ill. -- Brad Keselowski began the playoff portion of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series the same way he ended the regular season: with a win. Keselowski claimed his fifth victory of the year Sunday in the MyAFibStory.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway, the first event in the 10-race...
September 15, 2014 - 12:10am
September 8, 2014
Auto Racing: 95 car count each night for KRA's Charlie Nelson Nationals
WILLMAR — The line-up was not identical but the car count was the same each night for the two-day Charlie Nelson Nationals on Friday and Saturday at the KRA Speedway. Tim Johnson of Brainerd had a huge weekend, though his three wins and a second were hardly a surprise. Going...
September 8, 2014 - 11:51pm
September 5, 2014
Charlie Nelson Fall Nationals
Street Stock KRA Speedway track champion Justin Vogel of Brooten, pictured in the pits Friday at the Kandiyohi County Fairgrounds in Willmar,...
September 5, 2014 - 11:37pm
September 1, 2014
Auto Racing: Nelson Nationals this weekend
WILLMAR — The KRA Speedway will honor the memory of Charlie Nelson, the race-driver’s friend, during the two-day Fall Festival that wraps...
September 1, 2014 - 11:11pm
August 10, 2014
Tony Stewart kills dirt-track racer
Veteran NASCAR champion Tony Stewart retreated from competition on Sunday after he struck and killed an aggrieved young driver walking on a dirt...
August 10, 2014 - 11:48pm
July 18, 2014
105 cars show up for Nelson memorial at KRA Speedway
WILLMAR — They came from Wisconsin, South Dakota and even a car from Nebraska, and, of course, all over Minnesota for the KRA Speedway races...
July 18, 2014 - 11:16pm
June 23, 2014
NASCAR: Should Chase have a road course?
It’s as predictable as a good Cabernet in the Sonoma Valley. Every time the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series comes to a road course, whether it’s Sonoma Raceway or Watkins Glen International some 2,700 miles to the east, reporters pop the same question — incessantly.
June 23, 2014 - 11:49pm