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'Haunted by mistake,' gunman apologizes for killing 2 at Twin Cities hotel
Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
More than 200 officers clear muddy protest camp, but 46 arrested
Dakota Access oil could flow by March 6
Twins plan to ease Mauer, Dozier into lineup
Vikings' Spielman raves about running backs in NFL draft
Local Roundup: Willmar hockey team clipped in 3A playoffs
Girls Basketball: Cards hit bump in road
Rubio to stay put with Timberwolves
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
'Fire & Ice': Diamond Edge figure skating show is Saturday, Sunday in Willmar
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Anna Mae Hawley
Nicole Rae Ruff
Barbara Ann Berkeland
Tribune Editorial: Willmar City Council makes a good Holland decision
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Cartoon by Bruce Plante for Feb. 23
Minnesota Opinion: Kill Legislature's ridiculous secret-meeting exemption
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
June 20, 2013
Willmar, Minn., man charged for stealing more than $60,000 from Tripolis Church
WILLMAR -- Paul Alton Hanson, 50, of Willmar, made his first court appearance Wednesday on three felony charges of theft by swindle for allegedly stealing more than $60,000 from Tripolis Lutheran Church of rural Kandiyohi. According to the complaint filed in Kandiyohi County District...
June 20, 2013 - 11:29pm
A tiny congregation links to a very big helping hand
UPPER SIOUX COMMUNITY -- The Rev. Fern Cloud never had any doubts that just a few weeks after the school year ended, youth in the Upper Sioux Community could be brought back into the learning mode for four straight days. "Are you kidding?'' said Cloud, pastor of the Pejuhutazizi...
June 20, 2013 - 11:25pm
April 17, 2013
Update: Stuffed water buffalo located, Willmar Police credit Facebook users
11:50 update: Missing stuffed water buffalo recovered WILLMAR — The stuffed water buffalo taken from Bethel Church has been recovered from...
April 17, 2013 - 9:57am
February 18, 2013
Newly formed organization seeks to aid homeless families in Kandiyohi County
WILLMAR — An organization representing churches, residents and social service agencies is asking churches in Willmar and Kandiyohi County to...
February 18, 2013 - 5:25am
December 14, 2012
Willmar, Minn., council to consider rezoning hearing for former school to be used as church
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council will consider setting a date for a hearing to rezone the Lincoln School building for use as a church. The council will meet at 7 p.m. Monday in the chambers at the Municipal Utilities Building, 700 Litchfield Ave. S.W. The school at 511 Julii St....
December 14, 2012 - 11:02pm
December 2, 2012
Video: Advent Service Held at Old Log Church
The annual Old Log Church advent service in rural Sunburg on Sunday included a story time, sing-along and cider and treats.
December 2, 2012 - 6:31pm
August 20, 2012
Hope for an era of healing: Organizers hope Ness Church ceremony will wipe away tears
LITCHFIELD -- The smoke from burning sage hung in the air as Dakota drummers and singers faced to the west to sing the Four Direction Song. The...
August 20, 2012 - 12:00am
August 18, 2012
Prayer service slated Sunday at rural Litchfield, Minn., church to honor all U.S.-Dakota War dead
LITCHFIELD -- Ness Church in rural Litchfield will conduct an outdoor prayer service at 1:30 p.m. Sunday as part of the observance of the 150th anniversary of the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862. The prayer service will include a traditional Dakota "Wiping of the Tears'' ceremony led by...
August 18, 2012 - 12:00am
August 16, 2012
Video: Frank Lake Covenant Church moves to new home
August 16, 2012 - 6:26pm
August 15, 2012
Making the big move: Frank Lake Covenant Church travels
MURDOCK -- By 8 a.m. Tuesday the Thein Moving Co.
August 15, 2012 - 12:43am
August 14, 2012
Frank Lake Church begins journey this morning near Mudock, Minn.
August 14, 2012 - 9:40am
July 30, 2012
A fond farewell
A crowd gathers Sunday for a farewell service to the Frank Lake Covenant Church in rural Murdock. The church building was sold in May to Kathy...
July 30, 2012 - 12:00am
July 29, 2012
Video: Frank Lake Church Farewell
The many friends and family of members of the Frank Lake Covenant Church in rural Murdock, Minnesota gather Sunday for a farewell service to...
July 29, 2012 - 5:25pm
July 23, 2012
Farewell service set for rural Murdock, Minn., church headed for new home
MURDOCK -- When Kathy Weckwerth looks at the Frank Lake Covenant Church, she looks past the peeling exterior paint and the stained glass windows...
July 23, 2012 - 12:00am
June 7, 2012
Video: Vikor Church Capsule Opened
A group of church historians look at items discovered in a time capsule on Thursday that was entombed in the Guri Endreson monument 105 years...
June 7, 2012 - 5:32pm