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Records published Oct. 26
Trump comes out ahead in Willmar High School mock election
Safety coalition rewards drivers for buckling up
County Board candidates square off at forum
Renville County parks to close to motor vehicles in winter
Prahl helps Dragons overcome Holdingford
Kluber, Indians blank Cubs in World Series opener
Cardinals preparing for stingy Northfield defense
Pulling away early
WCT 2016 Prep Volleyball Pairings
1960's icon Bobby Vee dies at Minnesota care facility
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Now is the perfect time for houseplant tasks
Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
An Epic journey
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
Donna Mae Mathis
Dale Richard Rosengren Sr.
Dale R. Johnson
John G. Schmidt
Tribune 2016 Endorsement: Schwantes is the right choice for Willmar's Ward 1 seat
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Election letter deadline is Nov. 2
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
Presidential Endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
MACCRAY submits single-campus proposal to state
October 14, 2016
Former Meeker County Sheriff's deputy pleads guilty to taking drugs and toys
LITCHFIELD — A former deputy with the Meeker County Sheriff's office pleaded guilty Friday to four charges related to theft of drugs that...
October 14, 2016 - 4:32pm
August 8, 2016
Minnesota deputy injured after man shoots at helicopter
CLEARBROOK, Minn. — A Polk County Sheriff's deputy suffered injuries from breaking glass when a man fired at a helicopter the deputy was riding...
August 8, 2016 - 9:29pm
July 14, 2016
Major rescue effort saved life of deputy swept away in flood
More than 20 people worked to rescue Bayfield County (Wis.) sheriff's deputy David Dawson Monday night, as he clung to a tree after his vehicle...
July 14, 2016 - 10:09am
June 17, 2016
Roseau deputy resigns, pleads guilty to ‘shooting up’ cabin, trying to burn gun
ROSEAU — A Roseau County deputy sheriff who pleading guilty to “shooting up” a hunting cabin and burning the gun has resigned from the department. Joshua McGurran Olson, 34, was charged in April with Roseau County District Court with first-degree damage to property, a felony,...
June 17, 2016 - 5:30am
May 25, 2016
Roseau deputy placed on leave after being accused of 'shooting up' cabin
ROSEAU -- A Roseau County deputy sheriff has been accused of "shooting up" a hunting cabin and burning the gun. Joshua McGurran Olson, Roseau, was charged in district court with first-degree damage to property, a felony, and falsely reporting crime, a misdemeanor. The Minnesota Bureau...
May 25, 2016 - 5:30am
April 20, 2016
Former Meeker Co. deputy charged with stealing drugs makes court appearance
LITCHFIELD — The former Meeker County sheriff’s deputy charged with stealing drugs from a drop box for unwanted drugs made an initial appearance...
April 20, 2016 - 10:24am
January 12, 2016
Minnesota deputy says he was drunk when he dragged, whipped and beat his K-9 partner
CARLTON — A Ramsey County sheriff's deputy pleaded guilty Tuesday to a misdemeanor animal cruelty charge in connection with the beating of...
January 12, 2016 - 2:31pm
October 22, 2015
Dayton to attend funeral for Aitkin County deputy
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton and Lt. Gov. Tina Smith plan to attend the funeral Friday for Aitkin County Deputy Steven Sandberg, killed in the...
October 22, 2015 - 11:36pm
October 20, 2015
Hundreds gather to pay respects to Minnesota deputy gunned down in hospital room
AITKIN — Hundreds of people filled the streets here Monday to pay their respects to one of their own, Aitkin County Sheriff’s Investigator...
October 20, 2015 - 10:10am
October 19, 2015
UPDATE: Man who shot and killed Minnesota deputy in St. Cloud hospital room was facing 7 felonies
AITKIN - The man who shot an Aitkin County sheriff's deputy Sunday at St. Cloud Hospital and then died afterward was facing seven felonies...
October 19, 2015 - 4:22pm
March 12, 2015
Pending investigation: Meeker County deputy alleged to have assaulted another officer
LITCHFIELD -- A Meeker County deputy has been placed on administrative leave pending an investigation regarding the alleged assault of another law enforcement officer. Law enforcement received report Feb. 17 that Deputy Taylor Fenrich had allegedly assaulted another officer, according...
March 12, 2015 - 11:21am
April 17, 2014
Man accused of shooting deputy faces four felony counts, including attempted murder
ADA, Minn. – A 19-year-old man faces four felony charges after he was accused in Tuesday’s shooting of a Norman County deputy during a traffic stop east of Perley. Steven Anthony Henderson of Fertile was charged Thursday in a Norman County Courthouse with first degree attempted...
April 17, 2014 - 11:42am
April 15, 2014
Update: Suspect apprehended in Norman County deputy shooting near Perley
PERLEY, Minn. – A suspect has been apprehened in a shooting that wounded a Norman County deputy early Tuesday morning near Perley.
April 15, 2014 - 11:18am
Update: Deputy wounded in Norman County, manhunt underway in northwest Minn.
PERLEY, Minn. – A Norman County sheriff's deputy was shot and wounded early this morning near Perley.
April 15, 2014 - 9:51am
March 7, 2014
Couple involved in shootout with deputy tied to burglary at vet clinic in Douglas County
ALEXANDRIA — Authorities believe the Fargo couple who were involved in a shootout with a Douglas County sheriff’s deputy Feb. 24 were also responsible for a burglary at the Douglas County Animal Hospital hours before the shooting. “We have enough evidence to show that Devin...
March 7, 2014 - 3:56pm