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Update: 1 child dead, 1 missing in St. Paul park landslide
Oklahoma tornado damage could top $2 billion
Tax break could make Mall of America bigger
Gov. Dayton signs $15.7B education bill
Coverage: Stories and video of the F5 tornado that hit Moore, Okla. and the recovery
Lynx hungry after WNBA finals loss
Stingers notebook: Willmar adds 11 to complete opening day roster
Boys tennis: Fergus blanks NLS
Prep golf: All-Conference teams
Girls golf: Section 5A-South
Paddle Theatre will take its audience on a river ride (video)
Spring comic fest set at Minnesota State Fairgrounds
Angelina Jolie says she had double mastectomy
Video shows Reese Witherspoon's arrest in Atlanta
Twilight' actor part of Red Lake youth conference
Council member Ahmann fails to sway votes on Willmar Council for policy to address business closings
Bids awarded for $2.1 million renovation of Rice Hospital medical imaging department
Renville, Minn., sugar co-op reports improving water quality compliance
Counties gain financial aid and get tax break with new legislation
Schmoll to step down as executive director of Safe Avenues in Willmar, Minn.
Plan to enjoy your child's graduation party
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Tulibaski — Holwerda
Polzin — Peters
Johnson — Lu
Kevin L. Alinder June 27, 1954 - May 21, 2013
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Luella Stamp April 15, 1912 - May 21, 2013
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Editorial: Report on city shows problems, challenges
Editorial: Be safe on this Memorial Weekend
Editorial: Wow is the word for new Viking stadium plan
Editorial: Good luck and safe fishing this weekend
Letter: Tribune editorial on Ahmann was naive
Construction work on 'radio station road' will not be complete by deadline; Duininck Inc. facing penalties
WILLMAR -- More than a mile of a summer road project north of Willmar is not expected to be completed by the Nov. 15 deadline. The best residents can hope...
news / local
Wed, Nov 04, 2009 - 12:00am
Johnson to chair U of M committee
MINNEAPOLIS -- University of Minnesota Regent Dean E. Johnson of Willmar has been appointed chairman of the Faculty, Staff and Student Affairs Committee of the Board of Regents. The committee...
news / news / local / region / state / education
Wed, Jul 22, 2009 - 11:43am
Charges dismissed against NL man in stabbing case
WILLMAR -- Two felony charges, for second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon and third-degree assault, against Tyler Dean Ryks, 19, of New London, have been dismissed by the Kandiyohi County...
news / local / news
Fri, Feb 20, 2009 - 12:00am
Commentary: A snapshot of Lincoln 200 years after birth
It is one of my duties as Minnesota's commissioner on the national Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission to outline the president's impact upon Minnesota. It is appropriate to highlight Lincoln and...
commentary / opinion
Tue, Feb 10, 2009 - 12:00am
Food inspectors on the hunt for tainted peanut butter products
ST. PAUL -- Food inspectors are fanning out across Minnesota this week to make sure potentially tainted peanut butter products are no longer for sale. The list of products that...
news / state
Tue, Feb 03, 2009 - 12:00am
Lawmaker warns tough economic times are likely ahead for ACGC and other school districts
GROVE CITY -- After slugging its way out of statutory operating debt by making deep budget cuts and succeeding in passing a levy referendum after four failed attempts, the last...
Thu, Dec 18, 2008 - 12:00am
U.S. Senate candidates trade barbs in final debate
ST. PAUL -- The country's costliest U.S. Senate campaign left those at the candidates' final debate Sunday thinking it could be the nastiest, too. The sharp campaign attacks that dominated...
news / state
Mon, Nov 03, 2008 - 12:00am
Letter: Pick candidates who'll win
A letter writer in Saturday's paper rightly suggests that Al Franken is not an appropriate choice to be our senator. However, his premise that if you can't vote for Norm...
Thu, Oct 30, 2008 - 12:00am
Editorial: Re-elect Urdahl in Dist. 18B
House District 18B voters will again face the choice of Republican incumbent Dean Urdahl of Grove City and Democrat-endorsed David Detert of Litchfield. The two ran against each other in...
Wed, Oct 29, 2008 - 12:00am
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Oct. 28
Jeremy Dean Riemersma, 29, of Willmar, made his first appearance Thursday on a felony charge of issuing a dishonored check for allegedly writing more than $1,500 in bad checks to...
Tue, Oct 28, 2008 - 12:00am
Letter: Franken is a bad joke
There is a bad joke going around among the Democrats. His name is Al Franken. If you as a voter don't feel you can support Norm Coleman, please vote for...
Sat, Oct 25, 2008 - 12:00am
Meadow Star Dairy gets final OK for 9,590-head operation
WILLMAR -- With little discussion and only praise for the developers, the Kandiyohi County Commissioners unanimously approved a conditional use permit Tuesday for a 9,590-head dairy operation near Pennock. Preliminary...
Wed, Oct 22, 2008 - 12:00am
Letter: Setting the record straight
I want to thank State AARP Director Michelle Kimball for setting the record straight that AARP does not make endorsements. Perhaps the Oct. 11 letter writer was confused because AARP...
Tue, Oct 21, 2008 - 12:00am
AARP doesn't do endorsements
In an Oct. 11 letter, writer Andy Huhta incorrectly stated that Rep. Dean Urdahl (R-Grove City) was endorsed by AARP. AARP does not endorse candidates. AARP has a long-standing tradition...
letters / education
Sat, Oct 18, 2008 - 12:00am
Coleman, Franken, Barkley debate economy
DULUTH - Republican Sen.
news / state
Fri, Oct 17, 2008 - 9:00am