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Willmar council unanimously OKs Rice Hospital lease to newly formed Carris Health
Essentia nurses' union challenges firings over mandatory flu shots
Former northern Minnesota cult leader has sentence reduced
Minn. seeks $5 billion for alleged 3M pollution
Racy skits involving female co-stars were typical for Franken's USO tours
Howard, Hornets down Timberwolves
Vikings' Riley Reiff ready for return to Detroit
Gophers need to focus more on perimeter defense, coach says
Fleck, Gophers scrambling to fill QB void after Ohio prep star decommits
Wild's Jason Zucker is already down $17,600 -- and he's hoping for more
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
'Marian' opens tonight on Ridgewater College stage in Willmar
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
What you need in your winter survival kit
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Helen D. Johnson
Thomas "Tom" Rice
Shelby Kingman Jr.
Donald Schmitz Sr.
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Letter: Farm economy needs rescuing
Tribune Editorial: County sales tax needed to invest in critical infrastructure
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
Card of Thanks
Emma Anne Williams
December 3, 2012
Pedestrian struck, killed by cab in St. Cloud
December 3, 2012 - 11:15am
November 20, 2012
Worker assaulted on roof of Stearns County, Miinn., Jail, assailant taken down to jail
ST. CLOUD -- A 43-year-old St. Cloud man was booked into the Stearns County Jail, and a 23-year-old man was treated for injuries sustained when he was assaulted with a rake Monday afternoon on the roof of the county jail building in downtown St. Cloud. According to a news release...
November 20, 2012 - 10:34am
May 21, 2012
Convention Notebook: Paul backers win Minnesota delegate majority
ST. CLOUD -- Ron Paul supporters will dominate the Republican National Convention Minnesota delegation. Delegates to the state convention on Saturday voted in 12 Paul delegates. When they are added to previously selected delegates, Paulites will have at least 32 of 40 Minnesota delegates...
May 21, 2012 - 12:00am
May 19, 2012
Rosemount lawmaker says he'll 'take economics 101' to Senate
Kurt Bills is ready to teach economics to Washington. Backing his theme of "taking economics 101 to Washington," Minnesota Republicans Friday...
May 19, 2012 - 12:00am
March 15, 2012
Mayo expanding collaboration to St. Cloud with new cancer treatment network
MINNEAPOLIS - Mayo Clinic said Tuesday that it is launching a nationwide cancer treatment network that will give various health systems access...
March 15, 2012 - 7:18am
February 3, 2012
Editorial: St. Cloud move is good for Stingers
Baseball in west central Minnesota benefited recently when a Willmar Stingers minority owner completed a purchase of the St. Cloud River Bats franchise in the Northwoods League. Gary Posch completed the purchase of the River Bats on Jan. 25 with his business partners Joe Sexton and...
February 3, 2012 - 12:00am
September 23, 2011
Huskies leaves WCHA to join NCHC
ST. CLOUD (AP) -- St. Cloud State is leaving the Western Collegiate Hockey Association to join the new National Collegiate Hockey Conference. SCSU...
September 23, 2011 - 12:30am
July 4, 2011
Vehicle flips into Sauk River near St. Cloud, Minn., killing man, 2 kids
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) -- Police say a vehicle with five occupants went off a Stearns County road and landed upside-down in the Sauk River, killing a man and two children and injuring two other men. Emergency crews responded to the scene about 2:15 a.m. today. They found the vehicle...
July 4, 2011 - 11:31am
March 21, 2011
St. Cloud State's Witt named Division II All-Star
ST. CLOUD -- St. Cloud State University senior captain Taylor Witt of Morris, was selected to play in Reese's Division II College Basketball...
March 21, 2011 - 12:00am
January 18, 2011
St. Cloud man arrested on DWI charges after fleeing Stearns Co. deputies
ROCKVILLE -- A 50-year-old St. Cloud man was arrested on charges of fleeing an officer in a motor vehicle, driving while impaired, open container and possession of an uncased firearm in a motor vehicle after he allegedly attempted to run from deputies on snowmobiles Saturday. According...
January 18, 2011 - 11:48am
December 6, 2010
Willmar, Alex, Sartell and St. Cloud Apollo teams highlight CLC Hich-Kick contest video
Watch video of Willmar, Alexandria, Sartell and St. Cloud Apollo teams compete Dec. 3, 2010 at the Central Lakes Conference High Kick Dance ...
December 6, 2010 - 12:00am
December 1, 2010
St. Cloud Apollo teen has fatal attack on bus ride home
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) -- A Minnesota family and classmates are grieving the loss of a high school sophomore who died after going into cardiac arrest on a school bus. St. Cloud school officials say the 16-year-old Apollo High School student complained about shortness of breath, dizziness...
December 1, 2010 - 8:25am
August 19, 2010
St. Cloud State considering dropping football
ST. CLOUD (AP) -- St. Cloud State University is considering cutting its football program and other sports as it deals with a budget shortfall. The university is weighing three options: eliminating football, cutting football and three other sports or keeping the football program and...
August 19, 2010 - 10:18pm
June 25, 2010
Tornado warning issued for parts of Renville and Redwood counties until 6:15 p.m., funnel cloud reported southwest of Fairfax
The National Weather Service in the Twin Cities has issued a tornado warning for southeastern Renville, southwestern Sibley, east central Redwood, northeastern Brown and western Nicollet counties in west central Minnesota until 6:15 p.m. At 5:32 p.m., a trained weather spotters reported...
June 25, 2010 - 5:45pm
May 8, 2010
Willmar's Smith is NSIC baseball freshman of year
ST. CLOUD -- St. Cloud State freshman Jordan Smith, an outfielder from Willmar, was named the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference's Freshman of the Year. Smith, who was also named to the all-NSIC first team and won a conference gold glove award, was third in NSIC games in slugging...
May 8, 2010 - 12:00am