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June 28, 2016
Danny Fleigle, 16, second from right, puts his arm around Abby Trelfa. Trelfa and Madison DeMarais, left, called 911 and administered CPR after he was shocked by an electrical wire and fell 30 feet while climbing a bridge in Sartell. (MPR NEWS)
Minnesota teen making 'miracle' recovery after electric shock and 30-foot fall
June 28, 2016 - 12:50pm
November 19, 2015
Alli Tjernagel, left, and Mary Walters, both customer service representatives at the Willmar Municipal Utilities office, created this tribute to autumn noting it soon will be replaced by a Christmas display post Thanksgiving. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Saying farewell to fall
November 19, 2015 - 11:06pm
November 18, 2015
After two days of light rain, fog carpeted the countryside outside Kandiyohi Wednesday morning. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Fog settles over West Central Minnesota
November 18, 2015 - 11:46pm
November 17, 2015
Riley Chapin, 3, with mom Allison, couldn’t get enough puddle jumping Tuesday near the corner of Third Street Southwest and Becker Avenue in Willmar. Mom said it was her son’s first time playing in puddles. The two days of rain may turn to snow this evening. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Puddle jumping
November 17, 2015 - 11:43pm
November 4, 2015
Shirt-sleeved Community Service Officer Ember Veldkamp, a second-year law enforcement student at Ridgewater College, chalks tires Wednesday in downtown Willmar. Temperatures the past two days have been 15-20 degrees above the average high. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Warm fall continues
November 4, 2015 - 8:49pm
October 18, 2015
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Slide show: If you seek a colorful place look about you
October 18, 2015 - 11:44am
October 14, 2015
Maria Loerzel sets up Halloween decorations Wednesday on the yard of her Eagle Lake home north of Willmar. “It’s my favorite holiday,” she said.  (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)
Preparing for the haunt
October 14, 2015 - 11:32pm
Sharon Willen sweeps leaves at her home Wednesday on the south edge of New London while her grandchildren Nicholas, 12, and Thomas, 2, tour the yard in a toy Jeep grandma formerly used as a planter. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Jeep thrills
October 14, 2015 - 11:12pm
October 11, 2015
Child injured in fall from second-story window
October 11, 2015 - 8:29pm
October 7, 2015
A hand-made lawn sign in the 400 block of 13th Street Southeast in Willmar salutes the season Wednesday. Farther north leaves have turned yellow on the north shore of George Lake. (RAND MIDDLETON|TRIBUNE)
Sign of the times
October 7, 2015 - 10:49pm
September 29, 2015
Fall paddling on the Mississippi
September 29, 2015 - 11:23pm
September 15, 2015
Jon Ninneman pulls one of the larger pumpkins from the Country Stop display Monday and places it in a little red wagon at the Kandi Mall in Willmar. The retired New London-Spicer fourth-grade teacher has worked for Country Stop part-time since 2001. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Orange is the new green
September 15, 2015 - 12:00am
September 8, 2015
Turkey producer Robert Orsten of Willmar tells Minnesota House members Tuesday that he did not see most other family members from April through June in fear they may pass avian flu from one farm to another. With him is Steve Olson, executive director of Minnesota poultry associations. (Don Davis | Forum News Service)
Minnesota readies for bird flu outbreak
September 8, 2015 - 11:58pm
August 30, 2015
Memorial fund to help widow of stadium worker
August 30, 2015 - 9:29pm
August 27, 2015
Vikings' stadium construction resumes after fall
August 27, 2015 - 11:32pm