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Child found safe in Willmar after possible abduction
Klobuchar, Peterson go to bat for rural broadband
Nolan hears about Iron Range infrastructure challenges
Today, Keith Ellison may become DNC leader
Five charged in connection with meth found following Willmar high-speed chase
Bemidji coach issues apology for prep hockey brawl with Brainerd
Boys Basketball: 'Jacks top MACCRAY
Palmer, Bryan share Honda Classic lead
Local Roundup: Wildcats bounce back with vengeance
Junior Hockey: Two WarHawks heading to Hamline
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
Keith L. Kendall
Lawrence "Junior" Johnson, Jr.
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
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
December 24, 2015
Editorial: Christmas is a time of family and giving
“Christmas is a necessity. There has to be at least one day of the year to remind us that we’re here for something else besides ourselves.”...
December 24, 2015 - 7:00am
December 21, 2015
Young mother praises nurse partnership that mentored her in parenting
WILLMAR — In the 2½ years since Lois Peters has known her, Alexis Buehler has grown from being an unsure, pregnant 18-year-old to a confident...
December 21, 2015 - 12:10am
December 18, 2015
Muslims in Willmar say life here has remained peaceful, free of harassment
WILLMAR — Vandalism at mosques and other harassment of Muslims has been reported in many parts of the country since a terrorist attack in...
December 18, 2015 - 12:11am
December 5, 2015
Warm the Children receives generous donation
WILLMAR — Hundreds of neighborhood children will be a bit warmer this winter due to the generous donations of area residents and organizations — including one extremely generous donation from an older gentleman who dropped off an envelope of $100 bills marked for Warm the Children,...
December 5, 2015 - 12:12am
November 14, 2015
KIDS COUNT data to be presented Monday in Willmar
WILLMAR — The annual KIDS COUNT Coffee Tour to mark the release of the KIDS COUNT Data Book stops Monday in Willmar. Children’s Defense Fund-Minnesota staff members will be at the the Willmar Public Library from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Monday to discuss how economic stability and the...
November 14, 2015 - 11:29am
November 9, 2015
LIVE IT! For Raymond couple, parenthood once seemed a lost dream
Editor's note: Each year, November is recognized as National Adoption Awareness Month, with Nov. 21 designated National Adoption Day, a collective...
November 9, 2015 - 12:56pm
October 28, 2015
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine out now
The October/Novemeber issue of Live it! Magazine is now available on area newsstands and online here. In this issue we talk to two couples...
October 28, 2015 - 4:53pm
October 25, 2015
Video: Pumpkin Patch kids
WILLMAR -- Children ages 4 to 10 were invited to enjoy games, snacks and a puppet show at the Pumpkin Patch Carnival conducted Sunday by Willmar...
October 25, 2015 - 11:51pm
July 20, 2015
Meet-and-greet with horses, riders slated Friday prior to Arabian show
WILLMAR — For the first time, the public will be allowed to meet and greet horses and their riders Friday before the Minn-I-Kota Arabian Horse Association’s annual two-day show Saturday and Sunday at the Kandiyohi County Fairgrounds in Willmar.
July 20, 2015 - 12:02am
July 18, 2015
Neighbor dogs tag along when Willmar girl gets lost in rural Montevideo
MONTEVIDEO — Dogs are not only man’s best friends, they can be a little girl’s special friends, too.
July 18, 2015 - 12:50am
July 16, 2015
United Way funding campaign reaches 95 percent of goal
WILLMAR — United Way of West Central Minnesota is closing its 2014-15 fundraising campaign after reaching 95.1 percent of its goal. Donors contributed and pledged $856,059.69 toward a $900,000 goal, executive director James Miller announced in a news release on Wednesday. “Although...
July 16, 2015 - 12:32am
June 20, 2015
Father’s Day for many families means time spent together
WILLMAR — One month after mom got her due, it’s daddy’s turn.
June 20, 2015 - 12:23am
June 1, 2015
Summer programs will provide free meals for Willmar kids
WILLMAR — Free breakfasts and lunches will be available for Willmar children this summer. Times and dates may vary through the summer, but children will be able to receive free breakfasts from Wednesday to early or mid-July. Lunches will be available through June at some sites...
June 1, 2015 - 12:52am
May 30, 2015
Story hour gives positive message about disabilities
WILLMAR — A crowd of children filled the kids’ reading corner Friday morning at the Willmar Public Library, listening to Rep. Dave Baker...
May 30, 2015 - 12:03am
April 21, 2015
Team Tenley advocates for other kids with same terminal disease
PENNOCK –– Ringed with soft yellow hair, Tenley Thompson’s cherubic face is nearly always in smile mode. And more often than not, that...
April 21, 2015 - 12:05am