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Convictions published Nov. 25
'We need to stay ahead': Duluth police recruits will test ‘customer service’ training
Former New York Mills teacher acquitted of charge alleging sexual contact with student
Inmate recaptured after walking away from Clay County Jail annex
What we know about the Al Franken accusations and responses
Hibbing native Perunovich leads UMD in scoring from defenseman position
Princeton gets payback, earns series split with Bemidji
Prep Bowl: Eden Prairie captures 11th state title
Heat scorch nets from 3, beat Timberwolves
Wild have had Blues rematch 'circled on the calendar'
David Cassidy, 1970s teen idol who starred on 'The Partridge Family,' dies at 67
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
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
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
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
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
Lois M. Toupal
Catherine A. Brainard
Commentary: Sen. Franken still hasn't denied grabbing women
Tribune Editorial: Thanksgiving is a time to appreciate all our blessings
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
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!
Riley Gregory Muench
Ammermann - Cappiello
July 9, 2012
One dead in boating accident on Lake Shetek in Murray County
LAKE SHETEK - An individual died early Sunday in a boat accident on Lake Shetek in Murray County. The only information available on the accident Sunday afternoon was a statement from Murray County Sheriff Steve Telkamp. "There was a fatal boat accident on Lake Shetek during the...
July 9, 2012 - 9:34am
April 19, 2012
School of Fish blog: The science of catching fish
April 19, 2012 - 8:22am
April 2, 2012
School of Fish blog: Getting ready for boating season
April 2, 2012 - 8:11am
March 24, 2012
Bon voyage to Mikkelson Collection (video)
WILLMAR -- This is straight from the category of "you don't know what you've got until it's gone." For Willmar, it soon will be gone: A three-day...
March 24, 2012 - 9:00am
August 19, 2011
Boat Decontamination on Green Lake
Maureen Ziskovsky a water craft inspector from the Department of Natural Resources in St. Paul uses a portable decontamination unit to clean...
August 19, 2011 - 6:23pm
July 13, 2011
Child hurt in Meeker County boating accident, flown to HCMC
LITCHFIELD -- A 3½-year-old child sustained a life-threatening head injury during a boating accident around 7:15 p.m. Tuesday on Lake Stella.
July 13, 2011 - 8:59am
May 22, 2011
Two die as boater loses control on Alexandria-area lake
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - A day on the lake among friends turned tragic in Alexandria Saturday - two were killed in a boating accident on Lake Victoria. The victims were Nicole Marie Getz, 27, and Mathew Paul Spletzer, 30, both of Alexandria, according to new information released by the...
May 22, 2011 - 3:14pm
July 6, 2010
Fishermen rescued after boat sinks in Mississippi
BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) -- Beltrami County authorities say two fisherman have been found exhausted but safe after their boat sank in the Mississippi River. The sheriff's office identified the men Monday as 69-year-old William Wright of Northome and 61-year-old David Wright of Brainerd. After...
July 6, 2010 - 9:09am
April 1, 2010
Bill would create 5-year boat ramps moratorium
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans hoping to cast lines in lakes that currently lack boat access might be out of luck for a few years. Lawmakers are considering Senate and House bills that prevent the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources from building public access ramps on waters that...
April 1, 2010 - 12:00am
September 15, 2009
St. Joseph man rescued after being thrown from runaway fishing boat on Eden Lake
EDEN VALLEY -- Eden Valley Fire and Rescue Squad, along with the Stearns County Sheriff's Office, responded to a runaway fishing boat Sunday afternoon on Eden Lake. Dave Loso, 47, of St. Joseph was alone and operating his 16-foot fishing boat when he lost control of the motor and...
September 15, 2009 - 12:07am
July 6, 2009
This parade float floats
July 6, 2009 - 12:00am
June 13, 2009
Man swims to shore after fishing boat tips
Correction: The story published Saturday about a man who swam to shore after fishing boat tips contained an error. This story has been corrected by removing a sentence concerning a citation. The individual was "not" cited for any violation. WILLMAR -- A man who fell out of his...
June 13, 2009 - 12:00am
May 22, 2009
Eden Valley man arrested after tip on Craigslist listing
LITCHFIELD -- A 62-year-old rural Eden Valley man is being held in the Stearns County Jail awaiting his court appearance and extradition after he was arrested Thursday by law enforcement officers posing as buyers for a possibly stolen boat motor. According to a news release from...
May 22, 2009 - 12:18pm
November 18, 2008
Lund Boat in central Minnesota hit by layoffs
Slumping boat sales - worse than at any time in 40 years - forced a layoff of about 140 workers at the New York Mills Lund Boat manufacturing plant the last two weeks, this according to a Brunswick spokesperson. The bulk of layoffs were announced at a meeting with staff on November...
November 18, 2008 - 11:00am