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'Haunted by mistake,' gunman apologizes for killing 2 at Twin Cities hotel
Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
More than 200 officers clear muddy protest camp, but 46 arrested
Dakota Access oil could flow by March 6
Girls Basketball: Cardinals hit a bump in the road
Vikings' Spielman raves about running backs in NFL draft
Kaymer one behind two rookie leaders at Honda Classic
Twins plan to ease Mauer, Dozier into lineup
Local Roundup: Willmar hockey team clipped in 3A playoffs
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
Anna Mae Hawley
Nicole Rae Ruff
Barbara Ann Berkeland
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
February 17, 2017
Prep Wrestling: Saints go marching to state
HOLDINGFORD — KMS' Ryan Torkelson won two matches on Friday in the Section 5A tournament, but his first win of the day was perhaps the biggest of the tournament. Torkelson's 7-5 decision over Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Browerville's Levi Line at 195 pounds provided the winning...
February 17, 2017 - 11:31pm
February 14, 2017
Prep Wrestling: Top seeds advance in Section 5A
BELGRADE — All four top seeds advanced to the semifinals of the Section 5A wrestling tournament on Tuesday. In Kerkhoven, Top-seed KMS...
February 14, 2017 - 10:25pm
December 20, 2016
BBE's Jaeger earns second at Big Bear
Adam Jaeger was 4-1 for second place and Canon Swanson recorded a third-place finish as the BBE wrestling team placed eighth at the Big Bear Invitational at Cass Lake-Bena over the weekend. BBE's Tyler Bents also won four matches and placed fourth at 126 pounds. Swanson was 5-1 at...
December 20, 2016 - 9:57am
May 14, 2013
Girls Golf Roundup: Litchfield wins 8th Wright County Conference meet
WACONIA — Litchfield won its eighth Wright County Conference meet of the season and extended its overall lead in the conference standings to 85 strokes Tuesday. The Dragons’ Kennedy Sommerfeld and Hannah Norlin finished 2-3, with Sommerfeld shooting 40 and Norlin carding a...
May 14, 2013 - 11:45pm
Boys Golf: Minnewaska wins home invite by 27 shots
GLENWOOD — Freshman Brett Buckingham shot 73 to lead first-place Minnewaska to a 326 in a five-team invite Tuesday. Minnewaska also got an 83 from eighth-grader Esten Stensrud and and 84 by seventh-grader Isaac Burgess. Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley was second at 353. Jacob...
May 14, 2013 - 11:43pm
May 13, 2013
Boys Golf Roundup: Blackjacks cruise to Camden title
MARSHALL — Dawson-Boyd’s Easton Popma and Christian Thoen both shot 81 to lead the Blackjacks to victory in the Camden Conference Championships Monday at the Marshall Golf Club. The Blackjacks finished at 346, 21 strokes ahead of Lac qui Parle Valley. MACCRAY was fourth at...
May 13, 2013 - 11:36pm
May 7, 2013
Boys Golf Roundup: Minnewaska, Benson/KMS win at WCC doubleheader
Led by 39s from ninth-grader Bret Buckingham, eighth-grader Esten Stensrud and senior Austin Lieser, the Minnewaska Lakers prevailed in the second round of a West Central Conference twin bill at Morris on Tuesday. The Lakers’ 159 put them four shots up Benson/KMS and Morris Area,...
May 7, 2013 - 11:45pm
May 6, 2013
Boys Golf Roundup: 8th-grader Hauser leads Willmar in CLC opener
SARTELL — Willmar eighth-grader Levi Hauser shot 39-36-75 to place third in the first Central Lakes Conference meet held Monday at Blackberry Ridge. Willmar placed third with a 320 score in its first meet with a full varsity lineup. St. Cloud Tech fired a 312 for first fronted...
May 6, 2013 - 11:27pm
February 28, 2013
Prep basketball: Jaguars sink Lakers
BROOTEN — The Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa boys basketball team cranked up the offensive pressure in the second half and pulled away from Howard...
February 28, 2013 - 11:45pm
February 27, 2013
Prep wrestling: Jaguars fulfill Vos’ vision
On the first day of practice last fall, the Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa wrestling team took off on a run to the cemetery to pay their respects at...
February 27, 2013 - 10:47pm
February 26, 2013
Girls basketball: BBE thrashes Wheaton/HN in Section 6A-North play
BELGRADE — Becca Gruber scored 20 points and eight other Jaguars scored Monday as Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa overwhelmed Wheaton/Herman-Norcross 72-30 in a play-in game for the Section 6A-South playoffs. The No. 6-seeded Jaguars (8-18) will now play at No. 2 Brandon/Evansville (14-9)...
February 26, 2013 - 12:11am
February 12, 2013
Prep wrestling roundup: ACGC, BBE, Paynesville advance to Section 5A semifinals
GROVE CITY — The top-seeded Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City Falcons nearly posted a shutout in the quarterfinals of the Section 5A team tournament Tuesday on their home mat. The Falcons used six falls and four forfeits from Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted to collect a 70-3 win that propelled...
February 12, 2013 - 11:50pm
February 4, 2013
GIrls basketball roundup: Greiner nets 1,000th career point to spark Owls' win over MACCRAY
HANCOCK — Courtney Greiner surpassed 1,000 career points and the Owls won a non-conference home game 56-42 over MACCRAY on Monday. Greiner needed 11 coming into the game and reached the milestone in the first half. She finished with 18 points, 8 rebounds and 4 steals. Serandon Bigalke...
February 4, 2013 - 11:44pm
January 31, 2013
Boys basketball: Stone shoots down BBE
MELROSE — The Streak is over. Scottie Stone and the Melrose Dutchmen ended it emphatically. BBE’s 50-game unbeaten string was snapped Thursday...
January 31, 2013 - 11:15pm
January 30, 2013
Boys basketball: BBE takes 50-game winning streak to Melrose on Thursday
MELROSE — The longest current winning streak in Minnesota high school boys basketball is on the line tonight in Melrose. Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa,...
January 30, 2013 - 10:43pm