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Update: Death toll lowered to 24 in Oklahoma twister (videos)
State Patrol at scene of fatal crash in Pope County
Lakeland teen whose farewell song became web hit dies (videos)
In Oklahoma tornado's wake, worried parents seek out kids (videos)
Update 7 a.m.: Crews dig through night after deadly Okla. twister (video)
Boys Golf Roundup: Freshman Buckingham helps Minnewaska win WCC title
Girls Golf: Minnewaska collects more WCC hardware
Prep softball: Paynesville takes out Pierz
Boys tennis roundup: T-Hawks tame Braves
Prep baseball roundup: Stoel walk-off home run lifts Bluejays over Knights
Paddle Theatre will take its audience on a river ride (video)
Spring comic fest set at Minnesota State Fairgrounds
Angelina Jolie says she had double mastectomy
Video shows Reese Witherspoon's arrest in Atlanta
Twilight' actor part of Red Lake youth conference
State lauds C.A.R.E. safety program
Chapman joins Nelson Chiropractic
Chapman joins Nelson Chiropractic
Willmar Electric Service earns Safety Award
Jensen, Hanson join Edina Realty
Plan to enjoy your child's graduation party
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Tulibaski — Holwerda
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Editorial: Report on city shows problems, challenges
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
Editorial: Have you thanked a government staffer lately
Editorial: Budget stand may hurt GOP, point was a good one
Congress reached a temporary solution earlier this week when a Kentucky Republican senator withdrew his hold on stopgap budget legislation. The Democrats succeeded in reaping some political hay due to...
Fri, Mar 05, 2010 - 12:00am
Editorial: It is time to get to work on budget
Minnesota's economy has started to rebound as is evidenced by some positive economic indicators, but the state still faces a major budget shortfall. The major question is how fast the...
Thu, Mar 04, 2010 - 12:00am
Editorial: Bipartisan show fails, Dems face a decision
The Blair House Bipartisan Show is over and there are no winners. Maybe, the only winner was the American citizens who were able to see first hand the behavior of...
Sat, Feb 27, 2010 - 7:00am
Editorial: Phone locator bill needed for our safety
When searching for missing persons, law enforcement officials need the help of every tool at their disposal.
Sat, Feb 20, 2010 - 7:00am
Editorial: Spending limit is first step in deficit battle
While the Senate voted Thursday to authorize a new national spending limit, House Blue Dog Democrats successfully included a tough new "pay-as-you-go" budget item. This is a step in the...
Sat, Jan 30, 2010 - 12:00am
Editorial: Obama must put focus on top needs
President Obama said during his State of the Union address Wednesday that America's union is strong and "we must answer history's call." The major challenge facing Obama is that his...
Fri, Jan 29, 2010 - 12:00am
Vikings' loyal fans remember -- 1975
Opinion As the Vikings prepare for their big game Sunday against the Cowboys, west central Minnesotans should remember this showdown of NFC giants is not your average playoff game. For...
Sat, Jan 16, 2010 - 12:00am
Tribune Editorial: Minnesotans will again show their generosity
West central Minnesota is a place where people take care of their neighbors. A recent string of fires that destroyed area residents' homes proved that. From the volunteer firefighters and...
Thu, Jan 14, 2010 - 12:00am
Editorial: Willmar needs to unite on vet home
Willmar and Kandiyohi County officials and area legislators are participating Monday in a town hall meeting to discuss a proposed 90-bed veterans home in Willmar. The public and officials will...
Sat, Jan 09, 2010 - 12:00am
Vikings need suitable stadium solution
Without a suitable stadium solution for the Vikings within the next two years, Minnesota may find itself without a professional football team. Minnesota Vikings owners Zygi Wilf and Mark Wilf...
Fri, Nov 20, 2009 - 12:00am
Tribune Editorial: Sen. Dille will be missed at Capitol
Sen. Steve Dille announced earlier this week that he would not seek re-election in 2010. The veteran Republican senator will serve during the 2010 Minnesota legislative session. Dille will be...
Thu, Nov 19, 2009 - 12:00am
Tribune Editorial: High-speed broadband is critical statewide
Minnesota is becoming a state of haves and have nots -- on the world's information highways -- the Internet. For most of west central Minnesota, this is not a good...
Sat, Nov 07, 2009 - 12:00am
Region needs a commuter rail plan
Another step in the long development road of returning commuter rail to the Willmar-Twin Cities corridor occurred Wednesday night. A coalition of local, state and national officials held a meeting...
Thu, Oct 29, 2009 - 12:00am
Editorial: Economy signs are showing positive
There are more signs that the economy is in the early stages of recovery, according a Federal Reserve report released this week. The Fed's latest business condition snapshot shows "many"...
Fri, Oct 23, 2009 - 12:00am
Editorial: This rain day goes a long way for region
Thank goodness for a day of rain. The recent days of moisture have been helpful to west central Minnesota and other parts of the state. September was one for the...
Fri, Oct 02, 2009 - 12:00am