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Missouri grand jury decison reached in fatal shooting of black teen, announcement to come soon
Blowing snow hampers travel in western Minn.
Increased demand driving growth: Willmar Area Food Shelf launches capital campaign
Tribune’s 2-pounder hits the street Wednesday
VFW Men’s Auxiliary assemble Thanksgiving meal packages for vets
Dawson-Boyd falls to Minneota rush
Prep Football: Big plays doom NLS title hopes
Powers: Passive decision making dooms Vikings
College football: Gophers will play Wisconsin for Big Ten West crown
Source: Twins hire Neil Allen as pitching coach
'West Side Story' musical production opens tonight at Willmar, Minnesota, High School
Taylor Swift to return to Fargodome; tickets on sale next month
BNSF Railway derailment in N.D. snarls train traffic
Target U.S. sales beat expectations; Canada unit faces review due to losses
Vikings can’t maintain early lead; fall 21-13 to Bears
Suspicions, speculation grow amid FBI’s MN terror probe
Records published Nov. 13
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Editorial: It’s time to vote today
Letter: Enos' comments were a disservice to Somalis and to Willmar
Letter: Explaining my own quote
Editorial: A review of our 2014 endorsements
Letter: Still searching for Danny
May 18, 2011
911 working in Kandiyohi County, YM County calls rerouted to Lyon Co.
WILLMAR -- Emergency 911 calls are being received in Kandiyohi County, but other area counties are having difficulties with emergency calls. Yellow Medicine County is having some technical difficulties with phone lines and 911 calls. Currently, county dispatch is unable to receive...
May 18, 2011 - 1:05pm
November 29, 2010
Company leader Bill Marcil Sr. that owns Tribune turning reins of flagship newspaper over to son
Effective Wednesday, after tenure of more than 40 years, Bill Marcil will step down as publisher of The Forum. At age 74, Marcil will relinquish the publisher's role to his son, Bill Jr., but remain chairman of Forum Communications Co.
news / region
November 29, 2010 - 12:00am
July 21, 2010
Cartoon by Michael Ramirez
opinion / cartoons
July 21, 2010 - 12:00am
April 6, 2010
More than 20 dogs to be put down in Grand Forks rabies case
More than 20 dogs likely will be euthanized this week, and about 15 people have been referred to their physicians after a rabid dog was brought to Grand Forks' Circle of Friends Humane Society, officials said Monday. State Veterinarian Susan Keller said the North Dakota Board of...
news / nation
April 6, 2010 - 10:00am
February 24, 2010
American Opinion: On Sen. Evan Bayh stepping down after two terms of office:
From The Associated Press An excerpt from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States: On Sen. Evan Bayh stepping down after two terms of office: It is a ritual for politicians to say they are stepping down to spend more time with their families. Sen. Evan Bayh, D-Ind.,...
opinion / editorials
February 24, 2010 - 12:00am
September 12, 2009
Man charged for attempting to run down child
WILLMAR -- A 41-year-old Atwater man made his first court appearance Thursday on a felony assault charge for allegedly attempting to run down a 10-year-old child with a pickup. Brennan James Cave faces a second-degree assault charge, plus a misdemeanor for domestic assault. He was...
news / local
September 12, 2009 - 12:00am
August 10, 2009
Sheriff: WE Fest arrests down 30 percent compared to last year
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.
news / state
August 10, 2009 - 12:34pm
December 27, 2008
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Dec. 27
A Benson man has been arrested and charged for allegedly threatening to kill a Willmar woman and her son and burn down their house. Victor Walter Stiehm, 23, was arraigned Friday in Eighth District Court. Judge Michael Thompson set unconditional bond at $50,000. Conditional bail...
December 27, 2008 - 12:00am