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Texas woman tells CNN that Sen. Franken inappropriately touched her at State Fair
'Our family is complete': Minnesota family reunited with dog who spent 10 days in ND cold
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
Devils score goal in overtime to nip Wild
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
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
October 27, 2017
After some disappointment over Trump's opioid announcement, MN leaders expected to push for more money
ST. PAUL — More than 400 Minnesotans died due to opioids last year, up from 344 a year earlier. The epidemic, a word often used to describe...
October 27, 2017 - 4:04pm
Baker praises Trump's opioid crisis declaration
WILLMAR — President Trump's action Thursday declaring the opioid crisis a public health emergency was praised by a local lawmaker who has...
October 27, 2017 - 6:35am
October 26, 2017
Trump praised for discussing opioids, criticized for not providing money
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump pledges a major campaign to fight unneeded opioid painkiller use, but it is not clear how his declaring...
October 26, 2017 - 5:19pm
October 23, 2017
Rep. Baker urges Congress to repeal recent drug act policy
WILLMAR — State Representative Dave Baker, after seeing a Washington Post-60 Minutes report on how the Ensuring Patient Access and Effective...
October 23, 2017 - 5:15am
October 11, 2017
Tribune Opinion: Three honors for helping build our communities
Willmar is really an amazing city where people and businesses strive to turn dreams into reality by building and impacting our community. The Willmar Area Community Foundation's honorees this week are prime examples of individuals and businesses who continually work to help move...
October 11, 2017 - 10:46pm
September 25, 2017
"This is a disaster": Legislators hear about auto license problems at Willmar hearing
WILLMAR — Some guy driving a 2015 Chevy Silverado left the Kandiyohi County vehicle licensing bureau a happy man the other day after he...
September 25, 2017 - 8:17pm
September 19, 2017
Willmar lawmaker sends letter to Trump requesting emergency status for opioid epidemic
WILLMAR — A Willmar lawmaker, whose son died as a result of an addiction to opioids, is asking President Trump to declare the opioid crisis...
September 19, 2017 - 6:32am
August 12, 2017
Willmar considers joining the Highway 23 Coalition
WILLMAR — For years the businesses and governments along the Highway 23 corridor have been pushing to make the highway completely four-lane...
August 12, 2017 - 7:45am
August 7, 2017
Problems persist at Driver and Vehicle Services offices across the state
WILLMAR — The line at the Driver and Vehicle Services office in Willmar was moving pretty quickly Friday afternoon, especially considering...
August 7, 2017 - 6:04am
July 23, 2017
Legislators field health care questions at Saturday forum in Willmar
WILLMAR — Health care was the main topic when two area legislators met with constituents in downtown Willmar Saturday morning. State Rep....
July 23, 2017 - 9:03pm
July 20, 2017
Letter: Baker, Miller don't represent you
The front page of the July 11 edition of this newspaper is festooned with the headline "Board, Baker discuss education successes." A sub-headline...
July 20, 2017 - 11:31am
May 15, 2017
Minnesota House OKs increased female genital mutilation penalties
ST. PAUL—Protecting young Minnesota girls from what is known as female genital mutilation has gained strong state House support. "This...
May 15, 2017 - 8:20pm
May 11, 2017
Rural GOP says Dayton wages 'war on agriculture'
ST. PAUL — Rural Republican lawmakers say Minnesota's governor is waging a war on agriculture. Many farm groups also object to some of...
May 11, 2017 - 6:14pm
April 24, 2017
Rep. Peterson, legislators Baker and Lang discuss various issues
SPICER — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson said he has co-sponsored a bill to allow foreign agricultural workers to work legally in this country....
April 24, 2017 - 12:32am
April 20, 2017
U.S. Rep. Peterson to host bipartisan meeting on opioid issues Saturday at PWELC
SPICER — A bipartisan legislative forum to discuss the opioid crisis will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Prairie Woods Environmental Learning...
April 20, 2017 - 6:48am