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Records published Feb. 24
Slowing the water remains Hawk Creek challenge
Low turkey prices hurt Jennie-O profits
'Haunted by mistake,' gunman apologizes for killing 2 at Twin Cities hotel
Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
Girls Basketball: Cardinals hit a bump in the road
Vikings' Spielman raves about running backs in NFL draft
Kaymer one behind two rookie leaders at Honda Classic
Twins plan to ease Mauer, Dozier into lineup
Local Roundup: Willmar hockey team clipped in 3A playoffs
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
'Fire & Ice': Diamond Edge figure skating show is Saturday, Sunday in Willmar
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Anna Mae Hawley
Nicole Rae Ruff
Barbara Ann Berkeland
Tribune Editorial: Willmar City Council makes a good Holland decision
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Cartoon by Bruce Plante for Feb. 23
Minnesota Opinion: Kill Legislature's ridiculous secret-meeting exemption
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
March 15, 2012
Four file to run for Kubly's vacant Minnesota Senate seat, Gimse plans to run for Senate 17 seat
WILLMAR -- Four candidates have filed to run in a special election to fill the seat vacated by Sen. Gary Kubly. Kubly, a DFL senator from Granite...
March 15, 2012 - 8:00am
March 8, 2012
Friends, lawmakers alike pay tribute to late Granite Falls, Minn., Sen. Gary Kubly
An overflow crowd of 530 people gathered Wednesday at the Granite Falls Lutheran Church to pay their respects to DFL State Sen. Gary Kubly, who...
March 8, 2012 - 12:00am
March 7, 2012
Minnesota Sen. Kubly remembered as 'bridge crosser'
GRANITE FALLS -- An overflow crowd of 530 people filled the Granite Falls Lutheran Church today in Granite Falls to pay their final respects...
March 7, 2012 - 3:08pm
Overflow crowd expected today for Minneosta state Sen. Kubly's funeral in Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS -- Legislative colleagues, the governor and other state officials are expected to be among the overflow crowd later this morning...
March 7, 2012 - 8:46am
March 6, 2012
Minn. lawmakers pause to remember late Sen. Kubly
Senate Majority Leader Dave Senjem walked across the front of the Minnesota Senate chamber Monday, pausing at a desk decorated with flowers and...
March 6, 2012 - 12:00am
March 4, 2012
Funeral service for Sen. Kubly is Wednesday in Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS -- The funeral service for Sen. Gary Kubly will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Granite Falls Lutheran Church. Visitation will be 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the church and will continue for one hour prior to the service at the church on wednesday. Kubly, 68, died Friday...
March 4, 2012 - 6:33pm
Minnesota loses state Sen. Gary Kubly
ST. PAUL -- One of the old-style Minnesota state senators, not into partisan bickering, has died. Sen. Gary Kubly, DFL-Granite Falls, died in...
March 4, 2012 - 12:15am
March 3, 2012
Sen. Gary Kubly remembered as a kind and passionate man and legislator
WILLMAR - Past and present legislators are remembering Sen. Gary Kubly for his sincerity and honesty for being one of the few moderate voices...
March 3, 2012 - 5:11pm
All five YM county seats will be on ballot
GRANITE FALLS -- All five of the Yellow Medicine County Board of Commissioner seats will be up for election in November. A likely need for redistricting will put two of the offices on the ballot, the commissioners learned this week. The recent death of a commissioner and the completion...
March 3, 2012 - 12:00am
March 2, 2012
DFL Sen. Gary Kubly still hospitalized; listed in stable condition
ST. PAUL -- Sen. Gary Kubly of Granite Falls remained hospitalized Thursday at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, where he was taken by ambulance...
March 2, 2012 - 12:00am
March 1, 2012
DFL Sen. Gary Kubly in critical condition
Sen. Gary Kubly was in critical condition late Wednesday, suffering from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, better known as Lou Gehrig's disease. "Sen....
March 1, 2012 - 12:00am
February 29, 2012
Man pleads in Willmar, Minn., jewelry store burglary; woman sentenced in Granite Falls job
WILLMAR -- Marcos Enrique Trevino Jr., 21, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Tuesday to a third-degree burglary charge in Kandiyohi County District...
February 29, 2012 - 12:00am
February 17, 2012
Convenience store robbery under investigation in Redwood Falls, Minn.
REDWOOD FALLS -- The Redwood Falls Police Department is seeking the public's help in investigating a robbery reported Thursday night at the P & K Convenience Store in Redwood Falls. Police said no weapons were used and no injuries were reported. The robbery was reported at 9:46 p.m....
February 17, 2012 - 10:36am
February 16, 2012
Man to return to prison in burglary case
GRANITE FALLS -- A 35-year-old man will return to prison for a burglary that allegedly netted him an X-Box console and a game for it. Daniel Ray Blue will serve a 43-month sentence for a second-degree burglary conviction. The court issued the sentence Monday in Yellow Medicine County...
February 16, 2012 - 12:00am
February 7, 2012
Grant to help Yellow Medicine County, Minn.'s settlement-era records be placed online
GRANITE FALLS -- There were roughly 14,800 births recorded in Yellow Medicine County during its settlement era from 1870 to 1910. We know this...
February 7, 2012 - 12:00am