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Minnesota congressman pressed about Trump at spirited but mostly civil town hall forum
Man charged with third-degree murder in Moorhead meth overdose death
GOP increases moves to boost punishment for highway protests
Suburban Twin Cities nightclub shut down in wake of shooting where 5 injured
Murdock teens injured in Benson crash
Timberwolves' Thibodeau hasn't found trade he likes 'at this point'
Red-hot Gophers upset No. 24 Maryland, win 6th straight
Local Roundup: Warrior teams win two on Wednesday
Twins' Sano working to put down roots at third base
Santana on track to start season opener
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Reader News: Diaper Bears for Hope Pregnancy Center
Roger "Billy" Schlueter
Donald "Donnie" Clausen
Gladys M. Torbenson
Donna M. Goff
Tribune Editorial: Willmar City Council makes a good Holland decision
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Cartoon by Bruce Plante for Feb. 23
Minnesota Opinion: Kill Legislature's ridiculous secret-meeting exemption
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
DREAM Technical Academy
January 31, 2017
Diversity is focus of Willmar march
WILLMAR — Willmar's diversity was reflected in the small crowd of people who turned out for a walk to support minority communities. More...
January 31, 2017 - 11:11pm
January 26, 2017
Classroom challenge: Stress affects students’ ability to learn
LAC QUI PARLE VALLEY — Teachers might be asking the wrong question when trying to help their struggling students. Instead of asking "what...
January 26, 2017 - 5:00am
April 25, 2016
DREAM Academy student teaches classmates American Sign Language
WILLMAR — Learning American Sign Language is about more than learning the proper hand signs to make. It has its own sentence structure, and...
April 25, 2016 - 12:00am
December 9, 2015
Students take their ‘Dreams to Reality’
WILLMAR — The student projects at DREAM Technical Academy in Willmar can take all kinds of shapes, from art to cooking to hunting. Students...
December 9, 2015 - 11:51pm
October 8, 2015
Japanese educators learn what it takes to start project-based school at the Dream Academy
WILLMAR — DREAM Technical Academy’s approach to education is so valued by some of its students and their parents that many of them make 20-...
October 8, 2015 - 10:53pm
September 5, 2015
Video: DREAM Tech students/staff evaluate where they stand
DREAM Technical Academy students and staff voluntarlly participate in "Privilege Walk" on Friday, responding to 35 questions on social advantage/disadvantage...
September 5, 2015 - 9:01am
August 17, 2015
Letter: A mother’s Dream Technical Academy
What is Dream Technical Academy? I have heard many incorrect statements and rumors about Dream Technical Academy, and I want to explain what the school has done for my high school-age son. It has helped him become self-motivated, taught him that he can be successful at school and...
August 17, 2015 - 12:01am
March 11, 2015
Letter: A better way of learning
As my daughter struggled to fit into the mold of traditional public school, she was led to believe that she just couldn’t cut it. She struggled to understand and her grades reflected that. This doesn’t do much to build confidence or self-esteem. Since starting at DREAM Technical...
March 11, 2015 - 12:00am
September 17, 2014
DREAM school opens
WILLMAR — Mara Lambert is studying Egyptian history, more specifically the Egyptian concept of the soul. It sounds like a heavy topic for...
September 17, 2014 - 11:53pm
August 1, 2014
Charter school students prepare for school year by painting their own desks
WILLMAR — Lime green, bright blue, black, white, red and Vikings-worthy purple paint were mostly on the desks and a little bit on the students...
August 1, 2014 - 11:10pm