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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
July 23, 2016
Rural Maynard family escapes burning home
MAYNARD—Jason and Paula Boike lost their rural Maynard farm home and most of their possessions in an early morning fire Thursday. But three...
July 23, 2016 - 12:02am
July 5, 2016
Clara City citizens aim to raise $500K for new community pool
CLARA CITY—It's all about the difference between sinking or swimming in Clara City, where the direction is clear. A new grocery store will...
July 5, 2016 - 12:20am
June 16, 2016
MACCRAY to pursue single campus
CLARA CITY — MACCRAY School Board members decided on a 4-2 vote Monday to once again pursue a one-campus district. With the vote, board members...
June 16, 2016 - 11:57pm
June 8, 2016
Detour starts Monday for state Highway 23 passing lanes project
WILLMAR — Motorists are advised that a detour will begin at 7 a.m. Monday for travel on Minnesota Highway 23 between Raymond and Clara City....
June 8, 2016 - 11:36pm
May 27, 2016
MnDOT hosts meetings Tuesday in Raymond, Clara City for Highway 23 passing lanes
WILLMAR (Staff report) — The Minnesota Department of Transportation is hosting open house meetings Tuesday in Clara City and Raymond to discuss the upcoming passing lane projects on state Highway 23. The meetings will be held from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the Clara City City Offices,...
May 27, 2016 - 11:31pm
May 26, 2016
High-speed chase leads to charges for Willmar man
CLARA CITY — A high-speed pursuit of a 57-year-old Willmar driver by a Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Deputy was called off around noon Monday,...
May 26, 2016 - 11:21am
May 6, 2016
A Grand March in a City Park
The temperature was topping out at 90 degrees but the couples were cool cats for the MACCRAY Prom "A Night in the 50s" on Friday evening for...
May 6, 2016 - 8:17pm
May 4, 2016
MACCRAY unable to reach consensus on building needs
MAYNARD — A working facilities committee for the MACCRAY School District has been unable to reach a consensus on how the district should address...
May 4, 2016 - 12:03am
April 21, 2016
Editorial: MACCRAY School District faces a tough decision
The MACCRAY School District and its communities of Clara City, Maynard and Raymond face a challenging decision on the future of the district and its school buildings. This is not an easy decision for any school district, especially a consolidated school district. Every community wants...
April 21, 2016 - 12:16am
April 20, 2016
MACCRAY debates two-campus option
RAYMOND — Build a new elementary school in Raymond, upgrade the high school in Clara City and add a 600-seat auditorium, and make MACCRAY a...
April 20, 2016 - 7:27am
April 15, 2016
West Central Minnesota Road construction projects
Projects for 2016 in Minnesota Department of Transportation District 8 (Chippewa, Kandiyohi, Lac qui Parle, Lincoln, Lyon, McLeod, Meeker, Murray,...
April 15, 2016 - 8:01am
March 22, 2016
MACCRAY School District narrows building choices to three
MAYNARD — Three different building options with price tags ranging from $27 million to $29 million are now the focus for debate in the MACCRAY School District. A 25-member working committee looking at the district’s facilities needs informally selected three preferred building...
March 22, 2016 - 11:31pm
March 9, 2016
MACCRAY still far from consensus on facilities
RAYMOND — A working committee looking at what to do about MACCRAY’s facilities needs has reached the halfway point in its mission, but is far from reaching a consensus. Members of the committee proposed a wide range of options Monday evening at their meeting at the East Elementary...
March 9, 2016 - 11:50pm
February 29, 2016
Medical clinic returns to Clara City
CLARA CITY — Health care access returns to Clara City today after a two-year lapse, and it’s not just those in need of medical care who are...
February 29, 2016 - 11:44pm
February 3, 2016
MACCRAY takes on tough questions: Working committee addressing district’s building needs
MAYNARD — Residents in the MACCRAY School District are early into a five-month discussion about its building needs, and the most challenging issue has already been placed on the table. Whether the district should consolidate operations into one central facility or continue to operate...
February 3, 2016 - 10:52pm