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Paul Gazelka: The Brainerd man for the statewide Republican moment
As Nolan votes, challengers hit back on taxes
Minnesota voters supported 82 percent of tax levies in November
Where and how to buy your turkey from a Minnesota turkey farmer
Divide dahlias in fall for winter storage
'Dogs fit to be split: Miami rallies to down UMD and earn split of NCHC series
Oshie, Holtby guide Capitals past Wild
Experience will guide Twins as they weigh extensions for budding stars
Vikings' stout defense set to clash with Rams' explosive offense
Gophers' QB Croft struggles in loss to Northwestern
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
'Marian' opens tonight on Ridgewater College stage in Willmar
Jimmy Fallon to host live Super Bowl edition of ‘The Tonight Show’ in Minneapolis
Garth Brooks lip-syncing controversy at the CMA Awards really hit a nerve
What you need in your winter survival kit
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
Protecting a special place: Thanks to Prairie Woods, Geer Island will remain a natural sanctuary
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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
Ruth A. Schmitt
Roland H. Severson
Gloria Leola Schauer
Sammy W. Brazzle, Jr.
LaVonne A. Welter
Letter: Farm economy needs rescuing
Tribune Editorial: County sales tax needed to invest in critical infrastructure
Letter: Do your part to keep roads safe
Letter: More truths are coming out
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
Card of Thanks
Emma Anne Williams
June 25, 2012
Antique Power Show
June 25, 2012 - 12:00am
March 24, 2012
One dies after morning crash near Blomkest
BLOMKEST -- One driver died after a two-vehicle head-on crash Friday morning which left the other driver in critical condition. The crash occurred in foggy conditions shortly after 6:30 a.m. near Blomkest. Both drivers were taken to Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar, where Brian...
March 24, 2012 - 12:00am
March 23, 2012
Update 9:49 p.m.: Willmar man dies after morning crash near Blomkest, Minn.
BLOMKEST -- Authorities have released the identity of the person who died after a two-vehicle crash at about 6:40 a.m. near Blomkest Brian C. Larson, 42 , of Willmar, died, according to information from the Minnesota State Patrol. Injured in the crash was John A. Folk, 19, of Olivia....
March 23, 2012 - 9:51pm
Update 1:45 p.m.: One dies after morning crash near Blomkest, Minn.
BLOMKEST -- One person has died after a two-vehicle crash at about 6:40 a.m. near Blomkest. The identity of the person who died has not yet been released. Injured in the crash was John A. Folk, 19, of Olivia. He was listed in critical condition at Rice Memorial Hospital of Willmar,...
March 23, 2012 - 1:40pm
Two hurt this morning in two-vehicle crash near Blomkest, Minn.
BLOMKEST -- Two people were injured and transported to Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar following a two-vehicle crash near Blomkest this morning. Conditions were foggy at the time. The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office was notified at 6:39 a.m. and emergency services were dispatched...
March 23, 2012 - 8:44am
March 1, 2012
Body found in area home destroyed by fire
BIG KANDIYOHI LAKE -- An unidentified body was found Wednesday in the remains of a house on Big Kandiyohi Lake that was destroyed by an explosion followed by a fire. The Blomkest Fire Department was called to respond to a possible house explosion and fire located on 126th Avenue...
March 1, 2012 - 12:00am
January 20, 2012
Clara City approves natural gas franchise for Dooley's; company to develop system also serving large area south and west of Willmar
CLARA CITY -- City council members in Clara City unanimously approved a franchise agreement that will bring natural gas service to the community by the end of the year. Council members met in a special meeting Friday afternoon to approve the franchise for Dooley's Petroleum of Murdock,...
January 20, 2012 - 4:36pm
January 5, 2012
Dog still missing after fatal crash Dec. 24 south of Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- Nearly two weeks after a fatal Christmas Eve crash south of Willmar, a dog that was riding in one of the vehicles remains missing. The Schnauzer mix named Lord escaped from the crash scene at the junction of Highways 71 and 7. He has been spotted a handful of times in...
January 5, 2012 - 12:23pm
December 25, 2011
One killed, another critically injured in multi-vehicle crash Highways 7/71 south of Willmar on Saturday
BLOMKEST -- A 29-year old Redwood Falls man died and six other people were injured, one critically, in a multi-vehicle crash at the intersection of U.S. Highway 71 and Minnesota Highway 7 at 11:45 a.m. on Saturday when an SUV driven by a juvenile went through a signal light. The...
December 25, 2011 - 4:03pm
October 15, 2011
Klobuchar says rural Minnesota boasts innovation in ag, energy
BENSON -- Sen.
October 15, 2011 - 12:00am
December 30, 2010
Blomkest man sentenced to prison for drug, bribery conviction
WILLMAR -- David Dennis Jacobson, 50, of Blomkest, was sentenced Wednesday to 41 months in prison and $1,500 in fines on a second-degree drug sale charge for selling 13.9 grams of meth to a drug task force informant in December 2009 and to a felony bribery charge for paying a man...
December 30, 2010 - 12:00am
December 23, 2010
Blomkest woman runner-up in Minnesota wool contest
Brenda Barber of Blomkest placed as first runner-up in the adult division of the Minnesota "Make It With Wool" contest Dec. 4 at Jackpot Junction...
December 23, 2010 - 9:18am
December 9, 2010
Blomkest youth releases CD of original music
John Kraemer has always had a knack for playing piano by ear. The 18-year-old rural Blomkest youth can hear a song on the radio or in church...
December 9, 2010 - 8:00am
October 11, 2010
Quilters 'recycle' his Sunday best
BLOMKEST -- During his working years, Lennard Erickson ran the Blomkest Auto Body Shop with his brother Ted and never shied from the grime that...
October 11, 2010 - 12:00am
June 28, 2010
June 28, 2010 - 12:00am