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Emergency landing made in Minnesota after passenger tries to open jet door
Saltwater shrimp grown on the prairie
Man, 73, found alive after floating for 12 hours in lake
Stop signs: Why they're placed where they are
Records published Aug. 30
Card girls dominate Shocky Strand cross country race
Cardinal volleyball has state on its mind
Berger gets his turn at center
MURPHY: Bridgewater shows there's no reason to panic
Chargers like stadium better than new turf
Comedy legend Gene Wilder dead at 83
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
Box office: 'Don't Breathe' Scares Up $26.1 million as hot summer for horror continues
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
George Michael "Mike" McCarthy
Lawrence "Larry" Frederick Harding
Oliver "Ollie" Moldestad
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Cohen: The alchemy of turning bribes into gifts
Thomas: Where there's smoke there is fire
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
December 11, 2013
NLS board approves levy, starts facility needs process
NEW LONDON — The New London-Spicer School Board on Monday held the annual truth in taxation hearing and unanimously approved the 2013 payable 2014 levy of $3,942,020. The levy is $253,047 less, a 6.03 decrease, than the payable 2013 levy of $4,195,067. No member of the public attended...
December 11, 2013 - 11:08pm
September 20, 2013
MNsure looks to reassure: Board meets to respond to publicized data breach
ST. PAUL — Officials of Minnesota’s new health-insurance marketplace want to send a message that they will protect private information,...
September 20, 2013 - 11:04pm
April 30, 2013
Health care marketplace board members ready to go to work
ST. PAUL — Phil Norgaard uttered words seldom heard in the meeting-filled Minnesota Capitol: “I can’t wait to get to some meetings.” The...
April 30, 2013 - 11:02pm
November 28, 2012
Kandiyohi County, Minn., continues efficiency mission with goal of combining departments
WILLMAR -- Kandiyohi County Commissioners, department heads and other key county staff members began the task of setting up a framework of committees...
November 28, 2012 - 12:00am
November 7, 2012
Gilbertson, Lopez, Nordaune and Dahlvang elected to Chippewa Co. Board
MONTEVIDEO -- Matt Gilbertson, Jeffrey Lopez, David Nordaune and Jim Dahlvang have been elected to the Chippewa County Board. According to unofficial results, Gilbertson, of Watson received 618 votes and Galen Rud, of Montevideo, received 581 votes for the District 1 seat. The race...
November 7, 2012 - 7:33am
Gabrielson, Fenrich tie for Meeker Co. board, all incumbents upset
LITCHFIELD -- Meeker County board incumbent David Gabrielson and his challenger Dale Fenrich have apparently tied in their race for a county board seat. According to unofficial results, Gabrielson and Fenrich each received 1,069 votes for the District 2 seat. Both are from Litchfield. In...
November 7, 2012 - 7:25am
Four elected to Willmar School Board
WILLMAR -- Mike Carlson, Mike Reynolds, Jackie Saulsbury and Liz Van Der Bill were elected to the Willmar School Board Tuesday. Six candidates had filed for the four seats on the board. The only incumbent to file was Reynolds, of Willmar. Other candidates were Carlson, Saulsbury,...
November 7, 2012 - 12:00am
November 6, 2012
Four elected to Willmar School Board
WILLMAR -- Mike Carlson, Mike Reynolds, Jackie Saulsbury and Liz Van Der Bill, all of Willmar, were elected to the Willmar School Board Tuesday. Six candidates had filed for the four seats on the board. The only incumbent to file was Reynolds.
November 6, 2012 - 11:53pm
November 2, 2012
In Willmar, 6 candidates vie for 4 seats
WILLMAR -- Six candidates are running for four seats on the Willmar School Board this fall. The following questions were asked of candidates for use in our online Voter's Guide. Their answers here have been edited for space. For their full answers, go to www.wctrib.com and click...
November 2, 2012 - 12:00am
November 1, 2012
Editorial: Welle, Reese and Madsen for Kandiyohi County Board
Kandiyohi County voters will be electing three commissioners for the County Board in Tuesday's election. The candidates are Doug Reese in District 2, Roger Imdieke and Alan Welle in District 4 and incumbent Harlan Madsen in District 5. Longtime commissioners Richard Larson of Willmar,...
November 1, 2012 - 9:29am
October 31, 2012
Editorial: Our picks for school board in Willmar
October 31, 2012 - 10:28am
October 26, 2012
Letter: Choice Imdieke for County Board
We just met Roger Imdieke about five years ago and really enjoy him and his family. We have been on several committees with Roger and have found that he is an energetic person and willing to work on any project. Donna has been working with Roger and other merchants in New London...
October 26, 2012 - 8:39pm
October 3, 2012
Kandiyohi County Board candidates exchange views at Willmar, Minn., forum
WILLMAR -- During a candidate forum Tuesday in Willmar, the two men vying for the Kandiyohi County Commissioner seat from District 4 responded...
October 3, 2012 - 12:00am
October 2, 2012
Forum tonight features Kandiyohi Co., Minn., Board candidates
WILLMAR -- The candidate forum featuring the two candidates vying for the District 4 seat on the Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners is at 7 tonight at the Municipal Utilities Building, 700 Litchfield Ave. S.W. in Willmar. Roger Imdieke and Alan Welle will answer questions from...
October 2, 2012 - 4:55pm
September 28, 2012
Forum features Kandiyohi Co., Minn., Board candidates
WILLMAR -- The two candidates vying for the District 4 seat on the Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners will participate in a candidate forum Tuesday night in Willmar. Roger Imdieke and Alan Welle will answer questions from the public during the forum, which will be at 7 p.m....
September 28, 2012 - 12:00am