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Clinton tabs Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate
Rural church near Sacred Heart destroyed by fire
Rural Maynard family escapes burning home
Tim Huber's attorney argues lack of probable cause in seeking dismissal of murder indictment
Confusion on procedure takes new Willmar position off council table
Richards lifts Glenwood past BOLD and into state tournament
KRA revs up after weather delays
Roundup: VFW I heads into playoffs on hot streak
Sano breaks slump, leads Twins to victory
Stingers' rally fall short in loss to La Crosse
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
Robert J. Swanberg
Evelyn "Evie" M. Mulder
Carol Ann Ringler
Ardis E. Smith
Myrtle M. Knutson
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 13, 2016
Cleanup begins in Litchfield
LITCHFIELD, Minnesota—Bev Anderson looked out her window and saw a funnel cloud across the cornfield. She noticed that it was heading straight...
July 13, 2016 - 2:00am
August 24, 2015
Volunteers invited to join Sept. 26 cleanup of Lac qui Parle Mission site
WATSON — Area residents are invited to attend the National Public Lands Day volunteer opportunity to be held at Lac qui Parle Mission from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 26. Lac qui Parle Mission will be participating in National Public Lands Day by removing buckthorn, cleaning up storm...
August 24, 2015 - 12:43am
June 17, 2015
Cleaning up for Willmar Fests
Willmar Public works seasonal employees Matt Crow, left, and Hunter Mottinger load a maple tree that is in poor condition onto a truck Monday....
June 17, 2015 - 12:02am
June 16, 2015
Iowa governor eases manure rules to aid bird flu cleanup
Iowa Governor Terry Branstad signed a proclamation this week that will allow poultry and egg producers in 18 counties hit by bird flu to more easily dispose of manure and dead birds from affected farms. As the number of new cases of highly pathogenic avian influenza slows, poultry...
June 16, 2015 - 3:04pm
August 10, 2014
Shakopee Creek Watershed residents to discuss water cleanup
WILLMAR — All residents and landowners in the Shakopee Creek area in northwest Kandiyohi County are invited to a picnic and information meeting about land and water quality Aug. 21 at Kandiyohi County Park No. 7 on Games Lake. The picnic and informal discussion will be available...
August 10, 2014 - 11:15pm
April 19, 2014
State seeking Adopt a Highway volunteers, program saves state $6 million
ST. PAUL — Volunteers helping with the Adopt a Highway program pick up 826,000 pounds — more than 100 dump truck loads — of litter annually, saving the state an estimated $6 million, according to the state Department of Transportation. The program is staffed by more than 49,000...
April 19, 2014 - 8:00am
May 6, 2013
Cleanup of meth-lab car could cost Willmar, Minn., multiple thousands of dollars
WILLMAR — An abandoned car that was supposed to have been sold Friday during the city of Willmar’s impound lot auction could end up costing the city several thousand dollars. A company from Morris that specializes in handling hazardous chemicals was at the impound lot Monday...
May 6, 2013 - 11:38pm
May 23, 2011
Cleanup begins after deadly Minneapolis tornado (video)
MINNEAPOLIS - City crews cleared debris block by block Monday as they tallied the number of north Minneapolis homes damaged by a tornado that...
May 23, 2011 - 10:37am
October 19, 2010
Minnesota Opinion - On DEED needs to clean up its act:
An excerpt from recent Minnesota editorials: By The Associated Press On DEED needs to clean up its act: No one who lived through the deadly floods of August 2007 in southeastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin will forget the devastation. Roads and bridges washed out. Houses swept...
October 19, 2010 - 12:00am
June 22, 2010
Local bus trip scheduled for volunteer day in Wadena
WILLMAR -- Lakeland Broadcasting has organized buses to bring volunteers to Wadena on Thursday to help with cleaning up after last week's damaging tornadoes. Interested volunteers are asked to call Lakeland Broadcasting at 235-1340 to sign up or e-mail Julie@liveunitedwcm.org. Rustad...
June 22, 2010 - 3:26pm
June 21, 2010
Residents of hard-hit area of Wadena begin cleanup
WADENA -- When Maria Marthaler emerged from her basement and looked out her blown-out picture window after Thursday's tornado, she couldn't believe...
June 21, 2010 - 12:00am
May 1, 2010
Rough seas again thwart cleanup of oil catastrophe
May 1, 2010 - 10:34am
April 24, 2010
Middle school students clean up area
April 24, 2010 - 12:00am
July 15, 2009
Volunteers sought for 3 p.m. clean-up at Spicer ball park
SPICER -- Volunteers are being asked to pitch in with clean-up of the Green Lake Diamond at 3 p.m. today in Spicer. The ball park was damaged yesterday in a tornado that ripped through the south part of town. The storm damaged fences, a small press box, the batting cages at the ...
July 15, 2009 - 2:05pm
May 8, 2009
Spring cleaning on Highway 12
May 8, 2009 - 12:00am