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Trump revokes rules on transgender bathrooms
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
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
February 22, 2017
Seven arrested, meth found following high-speed chase
WILLMAR — After a 17-year-old boy led officers on a high-speed chase through Willmar Tuesday morning, he fled into a residence on the 1000...
20 hours 42 min ago
February 13, 2017
Minnesota offers website as centerpiece in effort to warn about opioid dangers
ST. PAUL—Educating the public about opioid drugs may be the best way to fight their dangers. That is what Minnesota Attorney General Lori...
February 13, 2017 - 6:51pm
February 4, 2017
Records published Feb. 4
This is the records summary for Feb. 4. Property damage WILLMAR — A woman reported that someone had poured oil into her gas tank in the 1100 block of Sixth Street Southeast. The damage was reported Friday afternoon. WILLMAR — A resident in the 700 block of Third Street...
February 4, 2017 - 5:22am
January 31, 2017
Trump pushes drugmakers for lower prices
Reuters President Donald Trump meets Tuesday with pharma industry representatives at the White House in Washington. WASHINGTON/LOS ANGELES...
January 31, 2017 - 9:29pm
Cocaine found in nose cone of American Airlines jet in Okla., police say
An airline maintenance worker in Oklahoma found 31 pounds of cocaine in the nose cone of an American Airlines jet after it arrived from Colombia,...
January 31, 2017 - 1:49pm
Trump pushes drugmakers for lower prices, more U.S. production
WASHINGTON/LOS ANGELES—President Donald Trump on Tuesday, Jan. 31, met with top executives from some of the biggest drugmakers, calling...
January 31, 2017 - 12:24pm
January 27, 2017
Records published Jan. 27
This is the records summary for Jan. 27. Suspicious noise reported WILLMAR — Several residents on and around the 900 block of 20th Avenue...
January 27, 2017 - 6:00am
January 2, 2017
Around 60 killed as drug gangs clash in Brazil prison massacre
BRASILIA—Around 60 people were killed in a bloody prison riot in the Amazon jungle city of Manaus sparked by a war between rival drug...
January 2, 2017 - 4:17pm
December 24, 2016
Records published Dec. 24
This is the records summary for Dec. 24. Shoplifting report leads to drug, theft arrest WILLMAR — A shoplifting report around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday from Menards led to the arrests three hours later of two men on fifth-degree drug possession, theft and receiving stolen property...
December 24, 2016 - 5:03am
December 14, 2016
Probation for Meeker Co. former deputy who stole drugs, donated toys
LITCHFIELD — A former Meeker County sheriff's deputy will serve five years of probation and perform 100 hours of volunteer work for stealing...
December 14, 2016 - 8:31pm
December 9, 2016
New London man to serve eight years for meth sale
WILLMAR — A New London man arrested in a July meth sting was sentenced Thursday to serve nearly eight years in prison. Jordan Carter...
December 9, 2016 - 5:33am
November 1, 2016
Man charged with pressuring boy to smoke meth
WILLMAR — After an 11-year-old boy admitted to his mother that he had smoked marijuana and meth on Sept. 23, she sent him to the hospital...
November 1, 2016 - 9:42pm
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
September 21, 2016
Vikings superfan connected to 'extremely large' pot seizure
A Minnesota man who cultivated a notable alter-ego as a sports fan was allegedly connected to more than 170 pounds of seized marijuana after...
September 21, 2016 - 1:12pm
September 19, 2016
'Superbugs' resistant to drugs may push millions into poverty
ROME—If drug-resistant infections in people and animals are allowed to spread unchecked, some 28 million people will fall into poverty...
September 19, 2016 - 8:48pm