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Judge: Ariz. sheriff's office profiles Latinos, victimizes citizens
Video: All-female honor guard salutes WWII WAAC veteran from New London
Area cities hopeful for flood mitigation funds
Zoning amendment would increase garage door height for RV storage
279 run Robbins way , 14th race has record field
Prep softball: Just another family outing
Prep softball: Holdingford takes out Paynesville
Prep softball: ACGC eliminated from 5A-West
Prep track roundup: Cards’ Jackson 2nd in 200
Paddle Theatre takes audience on newly-chartered waters in Granite Falls, Minn.
Willmar artist Fred Cogelow named Woodcarver of the Year
Community artists provide support and venue for New London-Spicer, Minn., art students
New London, Minn., potter wins internationally
Paddle Theatre will take its audience on a river ride (video)
Council member Ahmann fails to sway votes on Willmar Council for policy to address business closings
Bids awarded for $2.1 million renovation of Rice Hospital medical imaging department
Renville, Minn., sugar co-op reports improving water quality compliance
Counties gain financial aid and get tax break with new legislation
Schmoll to step down as executive director of Safe Avenues in Willmar, Minn.
Plan to enjoy your child's graduation party
Schoer — Henkel
Tulibaski — Holwerda
Polzin — Peters
Johnson — Lu
Stanley G. Gatewood
LaVern "Bud" Lloyd Johnson Sr.
Linnea Hagman Sept. 21, 1917 - May 24, 2013
Audrey M. Nordquist
Karen Ann (Schennum) Rovente
Editorial: Report on city shows problems, challenges
Editorial: Be safe on this Memorial Weekend
Editorial: Wow is the word for new Viking stadium plan
Editorial: Good luck and safe fishing this weekend
Letter: Tribune editorial on Ahmann was naive
The cost of putting food on the table
By Christopher Bjorke, Forum Communications The banana could be considered a minor miracle of global trade. Every day of the year, even in winter, a shopper in Grand Forks can...
news / region
Mon, Sep 03, 2012 - 9:18pm
Steve and Cokie Roberts: Race card, class card
TAMPA, Fla. — Two buzzwords are dominating the presidential campaign: middle class. In speeches, ads and interviews, both parties are saying virtually the same thing to this key audience: We’re...
opinion / commentary
Mon, Sep 03, 2012 - 9:06pm
Survey: Minnesota, North Dakota will be among best places to live in 2032
By Marino Eccher, Forum Communications FARGO – Twenty years from now, cars will fly, your iPhone will double as your au pair, and the “Spiderman” trilogy with be on its...
Thu, Aug 16, 2012 - 12:04am
EDC debates goals, priorities for economic development
WILLMAR -- Is the addition of more jobs the best strategy for Kandiyohi County to promote economic growth? Should there be more emphasis on creating jobs that pay well?
news / local
Tue, Jun 26, 2012 - 12:00am
Disc golf coming to a town near you
GRANITE FALLS -- At last count there were 198 disc golf courses in the state of Minnesota, making them easier to find than the restaurant with the Golden Arches. Yet...
news / region / entertainment
Sat, Jun 23, 2012 - 12:00am
Survey: economy slows in 9 Midwest and Plains states
OMAHA, Neb. -- Economic growth appears to be slowing in nine Midwest and Plains states, but a monthly survey of business leaders released Friday suggests the region remains healthy overall...
news / nation
Fri, Jun 01, 2012 - 9:06am
Letter: Blame the Republicans
Who am I describing in the following situations? Action may soon be taken to stop the doubling of the college loan interest rates. These people want to pay for it...
opinion / letters
Wed, May 09, 2012 - 12:00am
United Way of West Central Minn. has record amount of funding requests
WILLMAR -- When community review panels for the United Way of West Central Minnesota sit down later this month to evaluate funding applications, they'll be working with a record number...
news / local / region
Mon, Mar 12, 2012 - 12:00am
Oil drops below $108; Saudi explosion report denied
Oil prices retreated to below $108 a barrel Friday after Saudi Arabia denied an Iranian media report of a Saudi pipeline explosion. By early afternoon in Europe, benchmark oil for...
news / nation
Fri, Mar 02, 2012 - 8:12am
Projected Minn. state surplus already spent
news / state
Wed, Feb 29, 2012 - 12:38pm
Tribune Editorial: Fed move on interest is a good strategy
The Federal Reserve made a good decision this week when it announced it would likely keep its rates below 1 percent through late 2014 to help address the continuing weakness...
Fri, Jan 27, 2012 - 12:00am
Economic gauge rises 0.4 percent in December, giving cautious optimism for 2012
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A gauge of future economic activity rose in December, providing evidence the economy was gaining strength as the year ended. The Conference Board said today that its...
business / nation
Thu, Jan 26, 2012 - 9:36am
Fed unlikely to raise rates until at least 2014
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Federal Reserve went further than ever today to assure consumers and businesses that they'll be able to borrow cheaply well into the future. The Fed pushed...
news / nation
Wed, Jan 25, 2012 - 12:59pm
Clara City approves natural gas franchise
CLARA CITY -- City Council members in Clara City unanimously approved a franchise agreement that will bring natural gas service to the community by the end of the year. Council...
news / region
Sat, Jan 21, 2012 - 12:00am
Clara City approves natural gas franchise for Dooley's; company to develop system also serving large area south and west of Willmar
CLARA CITY -- City council members in Clara City unanimously approved a franchise agreement that will bring natural gas service to the community by the end of the year. Council...
news / region
Fri, Jan 20, 2012 - 4:36pm