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Fewer applicants this time as Willmar PD seeks to fill officer position
Democrats in disarray on eve of convention to nominate Clinton
Rumor of BNSF backing out of Willmar railroad bypass project called 'ludicrous'
Paynesville man, 22, injured in motorcycle crash
UPDATED: Rural church near Sacred Heart destroyed by fire
Jed Carlson column: 'Rand Jr.' looks back on his sports icon
Roundup: Chuckers earn spot in County Line title game
Stingers sweep pair on Sunday
Richards lifts Glenwood past BOLD and into state tournament
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
Dahl -- Schow
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
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Mark Donovan Goblirsch
Ardis "Rusty" Smith
Commentary: Latest VA fix creates new ills
Tribune Opinion: Willmar benefits from 'Moving Health Forward'
Letter: A credit to sports writing
Letter: Criticism of Peppin unwarranted
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
May 19, 2014
California family cat comes to child’s rescue (with video)
(Reuters) — Tara, the California cat that became a YouTube sensation after being caught on video saving a boy from a dog attack, has been invited...
May 19, 2014 - 7:30am
February 4, 2014
California educator accused in YouTube video charged with sex abuse (video)
(Reuters) - A California educator who resigned after a woman accused her in a YouTube video of abusing her when she was a 12-year-old student has been charged with 16 counts of felony child abuse, local prosecutors said on Monday. The former teacher, Andrea Michelle Cardosa, was...
February 4, 2014 - 1:06pm
October 14, 2013
Hunter survives 19 days in snowy California wilderness
(Reuters) - A 72-year-old California deer hunter was recovering Monday after surviving on squirrels and packing leaves around him for warmth...
October 14, 2013 - 12:15pm
September 27, 2013
California man charged in 'sextortion' case of Miss California Teen USA
SANTA ANA, CALIF. – A 19-year-old man was charged Thursday with hacking webcams at the home of Miss Teen USA Cassidy Wolf and other women to...
September 27, 2013 - 10:36am
September 21, 2013
California law to regulate fracking signed by Gov. Brown
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - (Reuters) - California's first regulations on fracking and related oil production practices will go into effect next year in the most populous U.S. state under a bill signed into law on Friday by Democratic Governor Jerry Brown. Fracking, or hydraulic fracturing,...
September 21, 2013 - 9:15am
August 26, 2013
Yosemite wildfire grows, fueling dangerous winds
(Reuters) - A colossal wildfire raging across the western edge of Yosemite National Park swept further into the park on Sunday and forced the...
August 26, 2013 - 7:26am
August 4, 2013
One dead, others injured as car drives through L.A. boardwalk
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A rapidly accelerating car driven by a young man screeched across a sidewalk and straight into a crowd enjoying one of Southern...
August 4, 2013 - 9:36am
July 23, 2013
Deputies: Bynes hospitalized after starting fire
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Amanda Bynes has been hospitalized for a mental health evaluation after a witness said he spotted flames on her pant legs...
July 23, 2013 - 4:12pm
July 16, 2013
Man found in California motel awakens with amnesia
PALM SPRINGS, Calif. — Four months after he was found unconscious in a Palm Springs, Calif., motel, doctors are looking into the mystery of a Florida man who awoke with no memory of his past and speaking only Swedish. Michael Boatwright, 61, woke up with amnesia, calling...
July 16, 2013 - 10:20am
July 5, 2013
Many injured at Calif. fireworks when platform tips (see video)
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) -- More than two dozen people were injured when a wood platform holding live fireworks tipped over, sending the pyrotechnics into a crowd at a Fourth of July show northwest of Los Angeles, authorities said Friday. Between 8,000 and 10,000 revelers were...
July 5, 2013 - 7:27am
June 26, 2013
Update: Supreme Court clears way for same-sex unions in California
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court has cleared the way for same-sex marriage in California by holding that defenders of California's gay...
June 26, 2013 - 9:33am
June 25, 2013
The Lone Ranger begins his ride to cinemas (video)
Johnny Depp and Arnie Hammer talk about their roles as Tonto and The Lone Ranger at the world premiere in California.
June 25, 2013 - 12:15pm
June 8, 2013
5 dead, 5 injured after Calif. shooting rampage
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) -- The gunman, dressed all in black and carrying a semi-automatic rifle, walked calmly through the Santa Monica College campus after killing his father, brother at their home and another man near the school, authorities said. He would kill a woman outside...
June 8, 2013 - 1:04pm
June 7, 2013
2 dead in burned home near California college shooting
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — A fire official in Santa Monica, Calif., says two men have been found dead in a burned home near a shooting scene...
June 7, 2013 - 4:11pm
June 5, 2013
Attorney: Michael Jackson's daughter hospitalized but is OK
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The 15-year-old daughter of Michael Jackson is physically fine after being taken to a hospital early Wednesday, an attorney...
June 5, 2013 - 3:33pm