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Winter slows St. Croix River bridge construction
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson to run for 14th term in 2016
Gov. Dayton releases his state budget for next two years
Former oil company managers get six months time for embezzling $200,000
Four cars drop into lakes in Cass County
USXC race cancelled
Seahawks' Lynch: 'I'm here so I won't get fined'
Passionate Patriots owner Kraft speaks about 'Deflategate'
Seahawks' setup favored by Carroll
Girls Basketball Roundup: KMS keeps Benson searching for first win
Live blog: Golden Globe Awards tonight via Wctrib.com
‘Birdman’ wins top honor from actors in march toward Oscars
'Birdman,' 'Budapest Hotel' lead Oscar nominations
Believe it or not: A tree felled in Madison, Minnesota, can land in Florida
Forum Communications names Ronquist publisher of Duluth News Tribune
In surprise move, Target to pull out of Canada
Kenneth W. Anderson
Alec J. Stands
Louis H. Hanson
Leland A. Hanson
Taste: A little home comfort
Huseby — Schwaegerl
Arends — Fettig
Tanico — Gunvalson
Brink — Kubesh
Midwest Opinion: The nickname key: What’s best for UND?
Letter: Upper Midwest takes good care of veterans
Midwest Opinion: Affront to common sense to regulate Duluth’s seed library as dealer
Midwest Opinion: DNR finds retention alone can’t provide flood protection in Fargo-Moorhead
Letter: Why we must preserve the Martin Luther King holiday
June 6, 2014
Stearns County trio saved after canoe capsizes, water is high, swift
ST. CLOUD — Two people were able to swim to safety and another person was rescued from an island after their canoe capsized Thursday evening on the Sauk River. According to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office, Jared Stroeing, 27, of Sauk Rapids and Lisa Fowler, 25, of St....
news / region
June 6, 2014 - 9:08am
December 11, 2013
Dangerous wind chills continue, Thursday’s high expected to be 17 degrees
WILLMAR — The frigid cold and dangerous wind chills are expected to continue through tonight, but temperatures are expected to rise tomorrow. The National Weather Service has a wind chill advisory in effect until midnight for much of the state, with wind chill values around...
news / local
December 11, 2013 - 11:37am
March 30, 2010
Letter: RR crossing is dangerous
I am writing this letter to inform the city of Willmar, the railroad, and pedestrians trying to use the railroad crossing of 10th St. N.W. by Perkins Lumber yard. The crossing is very dangerous due to large spaces between the ties and where the tar meets. The sidewalk has huge gaps...
opinion / letters
March 30, 2010 - 12:00am
June 18, 2009
Willmar man pleads not guilty to assault, trial date set
WILLMAR -- A Willmar man has pleaded not guilty to a felony charge of second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon. Daud Mahad Mohamed, 19, is accused of hitting another man in the head with a bottle. Daud pleaded not guilty in Kandiyohi County District Court Tuesday. Judge Michael...
news / local
June 18, 2009 - 12:00am
January 30, 2009
On the dangerous cold: The Northland certainly didn't need another reminder during this winter of subzero stretches that "dangerous" in "dangerously cold" must be taken seriously. But news broke Sunday that a body was found frozen in an empty parking lot near the Copasetic Lounge...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am
January 16, 2009
Officials say redesign will prevent intersection crashes
WILLMAR -- A proposed highway redesign would reduce crashes at the Business 71/County Road 24/23rd Street intersection west of the Kandiyohi...
local / business
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
October 22, 2008
Teen gets probation, community service for BB gun assault
WILLMAR -- An 18-year-old Willmar teen was sentenced Monday to probation until his 19th birthday, 100 hours of community service and 61 days at Prairie Lakes Youth Programs on a charge of second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon for a June 28 incident involving a carbon dioxide-powered...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am
October 21, 2008
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Oct. 21
n Juan Carlos Carbajal Aviles, 27, of Willmar, was arraigned Monday on four felony charges of falsely impersonating another and aggravated forgery Unconditional bail was set at $50,000 and conditional bail at $25,000. His next appearance is Nov. 3. Carbajal Aviles is also known...
October 21, 2008 - 12:00am