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Willmar Senior High School Homecoming Coronation gallery
Willmar Senior High School Homecoming Coronation video
Spicer couple injured in crash on Highway 23
Car plunges into northern Minnesota river
WTO cuts 2016 world trade growth forecast
Bluejays soar in four
Roundup: Wildcats snap streak with win over GSL
Basketball lifer Thibodeau ready to lead Timberwolves
Salute for Palmer planned at the Ryder Cup
Cardinal Pride to induct four into Hall of Fame
Brad Pitt expresses sadness over divorce filing
Angelina Jolie files for divorce from Brad Pitt
Ticket prices for Prince tribute concert start at $19.99
Mikko Cowdery, QuadraFeelyAxs performing this weekend in Willmar
19th annual Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! festival to be held this weekend
Vote in our Readers' Choice 2016
Citizens getting caught up in Minnesota River cleanup
Northland Outdoors: A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Reader News: RAPID Coalition effort
Poetry, pugs raise awareness for new FAFSA timeline
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Mary A. Krogfus
Donald R. Holmgren
Wallace "Wally" Heggestad
William "Bill" D. Latham
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Froma Harrop: Can Califorinia help lower drug prices?
George Will: A Republican worth voting for
Dionne: Debate moderators shouldn't duck
Larry.R. Swenson: Different requirements for some?
April 17, 2016
Spotting an eagle something to crow about
Tribune photographer Rand Middleton doesn’t golf but he “shot an eagle” minutes after leaving the Willmar-Litchfield boys golf invitational...
April 17, 2016 - 10:44pm
October 2, 2015
Cartoon by Steve Benson
October 2, 2015 - 12:00am
July 15, 2014
High waters across the board: Some Kandiyohi County lakes set records
WILLMAR — June rains swelled lakes in Kandiyohi County to new record levels. In some cases, the waters were so high that those reading the...
July 15, 2014 - 10:25pm
August 27, 2012
Bids for Eagle Lake road near Willmar, Minn. will be opened Tuesday
WILLMAR - The Kandiyohi County Commissioners will open bids at 9 a.m. tomorrow for a $3 million project to revamp County Road 9 on the east side of Eagle Lake. The project was supposed to have already been underway but it was delayed because of a snag regarding transfer of ownership...
August 27, 2012 - 1:48pm
Anderson wins Eagle Creek match play championship
WILLMAR -- Danny Anderson is known as the best golfer at Eagle Creek never to win the Match Play Tournament. Until now. Anderson held on to...
August 27, 2012 - 12:00am
July 18, 2012
Kandiyohi County, Minn., hits snag with Eagle Lake road project
WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County Highway Department wanted to start work this summer on the reconstruction of a busy rural highway on the east side of Eagle Lake. But there's been a snag. The necessary clearance that will allow part of County State-Aid Highway 9 to be rerouted through...
July 18, 2012 - 12:00am
July 17, 2012
Willmar, Minn., man, 56, dies after being electrocuted
WILLMAR -- A 56-year-old Willmar man was electrocuted Sunday while working on the boat lift at his Eagle Lake home in the 3900 block of North Eagle Road. According to a release from the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office, Brian Van Engen was moving his boat lift when it came into...
July 17, 2012 - 12:00am
July 16, 2012
Eagle Lake man dies by electrocution Sunday while working on boat lift
WILLMAR -- A 56-year-old Eagle Lake man was electrocuted Sunday evening while working on his boat lift at his home in the 3900 block of North Eagle Road. According to a release from the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Department, Brian Van Engen was moving his boat lift when it came into...
July 16, 2012 - 2:57pm
March 24, 2012
Bon voyage to Mikkelson Collection (video)
WILLMAR -- This is straight from the category of "you don't know what you've got until it's gone." For Willmar, it soon will be gone: A three-day...
March 24, 2012 - 9:00am
October 20, 2011
Public hearing is tonight on Eagle Lake road project by Willmar
WILLMAR - A public hearing on a proposed project to relocate or reconstruct a section of Kandiyohi County Road 9 by Eagle Lake, north of Willmar, begins at 7 p.m. tonight in the Health and Human Services Building. The meeting will take place in the community room in the lower level...
October 20, 2011 - 7:55am
October 17, 2011
Public hearing is Thursday for Eagle Lake road project near Willmar
WILLMAR - Public testimony on a proposed project to improve a section of Kandiyohi County Road 9 Northeast, by Eagle Lake, will be taken during a public hearing at 7 p.m.
October 17, 2011 - 11:22am
September 21, 2011
Eagle Creek senior tournament Sept. 30
Eagle Creek Golf Club's senior golf tournament is Friday, Sept. 30, beginning with a shotgun start at 11 a.m. Members and non-members are welcome to compete in the 18-hole tournament, which is open to golfers age 50 and older. Flight assignments will be based on handicap and age. Cost...
September 21, 2011 - 12:09am
August 29, 2011
Jacobson completes Eagle Creek 'grand slam'
WILLMAR -- Defending champion Andy Jacobson held off a bid by first-time finalist Pete Hannig to win the Eagle Creek Golf Club Match-Play Men's...
August 29, 2011 - 12:00am
Gorans' 62 ties course record at Eagle Creek
WILLMAR -- With a walk-off birdie on No. 9, Matt Gorans put the exclamation mark on a record-tying round of 62 at the Eagle Creek Golf Club on...
July 29, 2011 - 12:00am
Smith Open for hockey Aug. 6 at Eagle Creek
The five-person Smith Open scramble to raise money for the Willmar hockey programs will be held Aug. 6 at Eagle Creek. Registration opens at noon with a 1 p.m. shotgun. The entry fee of $350 per team or $70 per person, which includes dinner and prizes. Pre-registration is encouraged...
July 29, 2011 - 12:00am