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May 21, 2014
A farmer plants a field Sunday along Kandiyohi County Road 5 north of Willmar. Among the positives for agriculture cited by Farm Bureau in the last legislative session was the repeal of a sales tax charged on machinery and equipment repair. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)
Mixed grades on Greater Minnesota’s legislative issues
May 21, 2014 - 10:40pm
May 18, 2014
Demand for Rice trust fund grants still strong
May 18, 2014 - 11:09pm
Plan review for Jennie-O office project approved by commission
May 18, 2014 - 10:50pm
May 6, 2014
Office Depot
Office Depot plans to close at least 400 stores
May 6, 2014 - 10:00am
May 5, 2014
Target President and CEO Gregg Steinhafel speaks during an event announcing a holiday collection that partners Target and Neiman Marcus in New York, in this October 16, 2012 file photo. Target Corp said May 5, 2014, that Steinhafel is leaving in the wake of the devastating data breach late last year that hurt profits, shook customer confidence in the No. 3 U.S. Retailer and prompted congressional hearings. REUTERS/Keith Bedford/files
Target CEO Resigns After Last Year's Cyber Attack
May 5, 2014 - 8:52am
April 25, 2014
Willmar Planning Commission OKs permit for transitional housing program for men
April 25, 2014 - 11:00pm
April 24, 2014
Roger “Tiger” Hanson was well-known for his mechanical skills and for his successful marine business in downtown New London. Tribune file photo
New London’s Roger ‘Tiger’ Hanson dies at 76: Well-known founder of marine business remembered for doing so much more
April 24, 2014 - 11:05pm
April 18, 2014
Bluegrass Proteins acquires Dawson plant, begins hiring workers
April 18, 2014 - 2:00am
April 8, 2014
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Community-owned grocery announces selection of East Highway 12 site
April 8, 2014 - 10:53pm
April 7, 2014
A bench on Fourth Street Southwest offers small-scale potential for placemaking, or the development of public spaces that welcome and engage people. Tribune photo by Anne Polta
‘Placemaking’: Helping downtown districts reclaim vitality
April 7, 2014 - 11:27pm
Derk Gratton of New London is offered a free food item Friday by Paige Giesel at the new Casey's General Store off Highway 12 in Willmar. The store is located east of the Holiday Inn Express/Best Western.  Tribune photo by Ron Adams
A new Casey's General Store
April 7, 2014 - 11:13am
April 2, 2014
GM avoided defective switch redesign linked to 13 deaths to save a dollar on each car
April 2, 2014 - 9:15am
March 31, 2014
A West Central Sanitation truck is shown Tuesday in Willmar. The business recently secured a five-year contract to be the waste and recycling hauler for the city of Mankato. The city of North Mankato will consider the Willmar company’s bid next month. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
West Central Sanitation expands to Mankato with a new contract
March 31, 2014 - 7:30am
March 28, 2014
Spicer winery owners honored with state award from SBA
March 28, 2014 - 12:00am
March 22, 2014
Mark Freitas demonstrates how he’d add a 1910 mellophone to a wooden lamp base Tuesday in his shop at Whitney Music Center in Willmar. Freitas makes lamps out of old and discarded instruments. The mellophone is the oldest instrument he plans to turn into a lamp. Tribune photo by Dan Burdett
Where old instruments never die … they just see the light
March 22, 2014 - 5:00am
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