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Clinton tabs Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate
Rural Maynard family escapes burning home
Tim Huber's attorney argues lack of probable cause in seeking dismissal of murder indictment
Confusion on procedure takes new Willmar position off council table
Relay for Life Kandiyohi County
Stingers' rally fall short in loss to La Crosse
KRA revs up after weather delays
Roundup: VFW I heads into playoffs on hot streak
Sano breaks slump, leads Twins to victory
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
Frye -- Birkland
Dahl -- Schow
Lippert -- Marcus
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
Doty — St. Aubin
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
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Robert J. Swanberg
Carol Ann Ringler
Ardis E. Smith
Myrtle M. Knutson
Adeline T.J. Skogstoe
Commentary: Latest VA fix creates new ills
Tribune Opinion: Willmar benefits from 'Moving Health Forward'
Letter: A credit to sports writing
Letter: Criticism of Peppin unwarranted
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
May 5, 2012
Cultural celebrations today in Willmar, Minn.
International Day Marketing students from Ridgewater College will present an International Day event from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at the Willmar...
May 5, 2012 - 12:00am
April 30, 2012
Prom trends this year include sequins, sparkles, just about anything glittery
Across the region, high school students are gearing up for that one special, romantic, splurge-because-it's-worth-it night that will be remembered...
April 30, 2012 - 10:38am
April 14, 2012
Tips to make the most of your spring cleaning this year
It's that time of year again: time to clear out the closets, power wash the garage floor and kill those dust bunnies living on the refrigerator...
April 14, 2012 - 8:00am
Top 5 spring cleaning supplies
To spring clean most effectively, you need to have the right supplies, said Russ Lammers, owner of Lammers Household Services in Willmar. Here are his top five must-have cleaning supplies: n Clorox or a similar bleach product. n Phosphoric acid. "This is great at removing hard...
April 14, 2012 - 8:00am
Spring cleaning? Get rid of unwanted items at ReStore in Willmar, Minn.
As you do your spring cleaning and declutter your home, consider donating your gently used furniture, appliances and electronics to the new Habitat...
April 14, 2012 - 12:00am
April 7, 2012
Easter and religion vs. Easter Bunny
Each year, in the days leading up to Easter, parents and young children flock to malls across the country to visit the Easter Bunny. At the Kandi...
April 7, 2012 - 6:00am
March 31, 2012
Willmar, Minn., grandma and her grandson see ancient biblical sites on trip to Israel
Lois Norbie of Willmar taught Sunday school at her church for years. As she would recite the well-known Bible stories to her students -- the...
March 31, 2012 - 12:03am
March 24, 2012
Fresh salad greens even in winter for Willmar, Minn., students (video)
WILLMAR -- Hannah Bateman makes herself a chef's salad for lunch nearly every day in the Willmar Senior High cafeteria. Often, the salad includes...
March 24, 2012 - 7:00am
March 17, 2012
St. Patrick's Day events around west central Minnesota today offer fun for everyone, not just Irish
Virginia McGeary has been to every St. Patrick's Day parade in Benson since Duffy's Bar started organizing the event 18 years ago. While she...
March 17, 2012 - 8:00am
March 10, 2012
Teachers apply NASA lessons in Willmar, Minn., classrooms
Paper airplanes glided across the sixth-grade science classroom, and the room was busy with chatter and activity as kids judged flight patterns...
March 10, 2012 - 8:00am
March 3, 2012
Churches reach congregations in new ways in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR - The church is an age-old institution with strong roots in traditional practices. Perhaps because of its ancient origins, many people...
March 3, 2012 - 8:00am
February 29, 2012
Real Money blog: Use leap year to your financial advantage
February 29, 2012 - 9:05am
February 25, 2012
Willmar, Minn., women celebrate 'real' birthday this year on leap day
When you only have a birthday once every four years, you learn to make it count. At least, that's the motto that Tracey Erickson, a leap day...
February 25, 2012 - 8:00am
February 11, 2012
Single on Valentine's Day?
For couples, Valentine's Day is a chance to celebrate the love you share with another person. If you're not part of a couple, however, the whole day can be a depressing reminder of all that's missing in your life. But it doesn't have to be, says Kathleen McIntire, author of "Guiding...
February 11, 2012 - 8:00am
Feel the Love
Valentine's Day, otherwise known as The Most Romantic Day of the Year, is only days away, and if you haven't found the perfect gift for that...
February 11, 2012 - 8:00am