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Legislators drop increased penalties for highway protesters in exchange for ban on undocumented immigrant driver's licenses
UPDATE: At least 19 dead in blast at Ariana Grande concert in British arena
State senator's father dies, but she's at work keeping one-vote majority for GOP
Minnesota budget talks go on behind closed doors, as legislators plan to work past midnight deadline to get work done
Trump asked intelligence chiefs to push back against FBI collusion probe after Comey revealed its existence
Baseball: Wildcats split but clinch
Local Roundup: Litchfield tennis team heading back to state
True Team Track: Willmar boys repeat as Class AA champions
Curry hits 36 as Golden State advances to NBA finals
Richard Pitino's message to Minnesota: 'We can really take the next step'
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
ABC's 'American Idol' reboot lands pop music superstar as first confirmed judge
'Scandal' will end next year, ABC president confirms
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Vinyls unveiled for traffic signal boxes in Willmar
Lisa Rierson Axelson
Michel H. Hinrichsen
Michael Thomas Cullen
Richard G. Black
Minnesota Opinion: Taxing charitable donations is just wrong
Letter: Book doesn't belong in classroom
Letter: Reinvest in higher education
Thomas: Will America ever learn?
Mike McFeely: For Ailes, the goal was to turn back the clock
May 4, 2017
Drivers involved in Bemidji school bus crash identified
BEMIDJI, Minn. —The driver who law enforcement say ran a stop sign and hit a school bus Wednesday morning—injuring multiple elementary...
May 4, 2017 - 2:58pm
May 3, 2017
Updated: Students injured in school bus crash north of Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- One Bemidji Area Schools student was airlifted and five others removed by ambulance from the scene of school bus accident this morning....
May 3, 2017 - 11:43am
April 14, 2017
Mother says West Fargo 26-year-old killed in motorcycle crash lacked riding experience
FARGO—Danika Murphy grew up in a family of motorcycle enthusiasts, but was new to the thrills of riding herself. Just last summer, she...
April 14, 2017 - 10:43pm
November 24, 2016
Three killed in two NE Minn. crashes on icy roads
ELY, Minn. — Two crashes on icy highways in northeast Minnesota — one on Tuesday afternoon near Littlefork, the other on Wednesday...
November 24, 2016 - 9:15am
September 20, 2016
Driver safety games come with a sobering point
WILLMAR — Cellphone in hand, Kandiyohi County Commissioner Roger Imdieke attempted to steer a pedal cart through a row of traffic cones...
September 20, 2016 - 6:14pm
September 2, 2016
DWI arrests generally decreasing in Minnesota
WILLMAR—Alcohol-related crashes, fatalities and injuries cost Kandiyohi County an estimated $1.8 million last year. That's according...
September 2, 2016 - 9:33am
March 26, 2016
Crash on Willmar's First Street forces detour
A two-car crash, shortly before 11:30 a.m. Saturday, snarled traffic at one of Willmar's busiest intersections. Southbound traffic on First Street...
March 26, 2016 - 12:30pm
March 19, 2016
Records published March 19
This is the records summary for March 19. Crashes Snowy weather apparently contributed to several crashes Friday morning. Two men from Massachusetts were injured in a crash about 8:35 a.m. on state Highway 9 in Swift County. According to the State Patrol, a vehicle driven by Jeffrey...
March 19, 2016 - 12:00am
January 13, 2016
Injuries reported after crash on U.S. Highway 12 near Willmar
A Chrysler minivan and a semi hauling poultry feed were involved in two-vehicle crash shortly after 7:30 a.m. Wednesday near the intersection...
January 13, 2016 - 10:31am
December 9, 2015
Slide Show: Crash at busy Willmar intersection
A three-vehicle accident at one of Willmar's busiest intersections around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday resulted in minor injuries and led to detouring...
December 9, 2015 - 6:12pm
Slide Show: crash at busy intersection
Willmar police reported "minor injuries" resulting from a 3-vehicle accident at the intersection of 1st Street SW and 19th Avenue around 4:30...
December 9, 2015 - 12:00am
October 7, 2015
Recent fatal crashes involving farm trucks put focus on road safety during harvest
FARGO, North Dakota – A pair of recent crashes involving farm trucks in northern Minnesota counties left two men dead and two men injured,...
October 7, 2015 - 9:34am
September 28, 2015
Video: One airlifted from scene of Priam crash
WILLMAR – An accident north of Priam, reported about 10:30 a.m. Monday, resulted in the driver being airlifted from the scene. A black Chevrolet...
September 28, 2015 - 12:33pm
July 24, 2015
Alcohol, inexperience and lack of life jackets common trends in boating incidents
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Boating accidents and fatalities in Minnesota have remained steady over the last several years, most of which could have...
July 24, 2015 - 12:05am
Summer brings spike in local traffic deaths
WILLMAR — It has been a deadly summer on Minnesota roads. Since July 12, the West Central Tribune has reported eight traffic fatalities in seven separate crashes in west central Minnesota. Minnesota State Patrol Sergeant Troy Christianson works in District 2300 in the southwestern...
July 24, 2015 - 12:01am