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Records published Oct. 27
Turf wars: NLS plan to upgrade football field under scrutiny
Dayton fails to visit all 87 counties in 86 days
Spicer man charged with kidnapping in alleged violent assault of woman
Man injured in Atwater electrical accident
Analyst: Zimmer tackle rotation versus Eagles 'horrible'
Wild's Niederreiter gaining confidence on new line
Conley, Grizzlies hold off Timberwolves
Roundup: Ridgewater sees win streak end in tough five-set match
1960's icon Bobby Vee dies at Minnesota care facility
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Now is the perfect time for houseplant tasks
Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
An Epic journey
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
Melissa Heen Peterson
Francis H. "Fran" Uhlenkamp
Ryan Rauenhorst letter: Lang will hold true to his values
Election letter deadline is Nov. 2
Thomas commentary: Donald Trump's contract with America?
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Tribune 2016 Endorsement: Elect Julie Asmus to Willmar's Ward 2 seat
September 23, 2015
Piano bar to go up for auction
Mary Beth Nelson is shown with a “revamped” 1918 Hampton Upright Piano. It will be featured in a live auction at the Habitat for Humanity...
September 23, 2015 - 10:06pm
September 18, 2015
Enjoy a craft beer at the Foxhole
Liv Fuchs serves a customer Friday at the Foxhole Brewhouse on Fourth Street SW in downtown Willmar. Liv and her husband Ryan, in background,...
September 18, 2015 - 10:48pm
June 16, 2015
Power to the Foxhole
As Ben Mattern, left, drills through a cement wall to a Municipal Utilities junction box, Andrew Christensen, both of Gatewood Electric Inc.,...
June 16, 2015 - 11:21pm
April 6, 2014
Green Mill reopens after extensive remodel
WILLMAR — The Green Mill Restaurant reopened this week to rave reviews, according to its general manager. “People love it,” Tim Mattern...
April 6, 2014 - 10:53pm
July 20, 2012
Mankato bar and restaurant installs pregnancy test dispenser
MANKATO, Minn. -- The owner of a Mankato bar and restaurant has installed a pregnancy test dispenser in the women's restroom in an effort to prevent fetal alcohol syndrome. Pub 500 owner Tom Fredrik says it may sound strange, but it took him about 30 seconds to say yes when one of...
July 20, 2012 - 9:43am
June 8, 2012
Juice Bar owner in Florence, Minn., in court over adult bar's closure
FLORENCE -- Controversy and legal problems have followed Dale Peterson throughout 18 years of operating adult entertainment businesses in communities...
June 8, 2012 - 12:00am
February 28, 2011
Sauk Centre man arrested, jailed after fight on bar bus
SAUK CENTRE -- A 32-year-old Sauk Centre man was arrested for second-degree assault and transported to the Stearns County Jail after a fight involving a knife early Sunday morning. According to the Stearns County Sheriff's office, the incident happened around 2:45 a.m. Sunday on...
February 28, 2011 - 12:27pm
December 3, 2010
Man dies, charges filed in one-punch fight incident in May in St. Michael
A former UND student body president who had been in a coma since May died early this morning, a development that means his alleged attacker will now face a charge of second-degree murder. For the full story,follow this link.
December 3, 2010 - 3:41pm
May 11, 2010
Landmark bar, arcade burns
WHEATON -- Todd Schmitz said his sister-in-law had no idea what sparked the massive blaze that burned her bar and arcade business to the ground...
May 11, 2010 - 12:00am
April 20, 2010
Rice Hospital implements bar-coding system in newest effort to improve medication safety
The same technology that scans your lettuce and ground beef at the grocery store checkout is being used at Rice Memorial Hospital to increase...
April 20, 2010 - 12:00am
March 11, 2010
$2 million bond set for accused bar shooter
HIBBING (AP) -- Bond was set at $2 million today for a man accused of opening fire in a bar in northeastern Minnesota, killing one man and injuring two others. Forty-seven-year-old Jason Musburger of Chisholm faces six charges, including second-degree murder in the death of Edward...
March 11, 2010 - 1:40pm
March 8, 2010
Bystander stops former officer who opens fire in crowded bar
CHILSOLM, Minn. (AP) -- Authorities credit a bystander with taking down a former police officer who opened fire in a crowded bar in northeastern Minnesota, killing one man and wounding two others. The gunman entered Jim's Sports Club Bar and Grill through a back door Saturday night...
March 8, 2010 - 8:17am
September 16, 2009
A taste of Hollywood comes to Kandiyohi County
A gas station is held up. A drug deal goes bad. Two are found dead in a cornfield outside of Willmar. All of it took place before they got to...
September 16, 2009 - 12:00am
September 4, 2009
Man wanted in connection to Monte stabbing
MONTEVIDEO -- The Montevideo Police Department is looking for Victor Daniel Medina, 21, of Montevideo, who allegedly stabbed three people early Friday morning in a local bar. According to Police Chief Adam Christopher, officers were called to Inn Like Flinn's Bar around 2:15 a.m....
September 4, 2009 - 1:52pm
January 31, 2009
Are you ready for Super Bowl Sunday?
To be blunt, Super Bowl Sunday is football, TV commercials and a reason to throw a party. In most cases, it doesn't even matter who is playing in the big game. But for some, it's much more than a sporting event or a party.
January 31, 2009 - 12:00am