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February 24, 2017
U.S. Rep. Tim Walz make a point during a forum at Farmfest, near Redwood Falls, Minn., Aug. 2, 2016. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: 2018 Minnesota governor race already crowded
February 24, 2017 - 1:18pm
January 22, 2017
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Spicer Winter Fest lighting ceremony and fireworks
January 22, 2017 - 1:18pm
August 30, 2016
KRA fined for Willmar fireworks incident
August 30, 2016 - 6:32pm
July 11, 2016
New London firefighter Travis Roediger was injured at the racetrack at the Kandiyohi County Fairgrounds after he bent down to light a fuse during the fireworks show and the box shifted. (Dan Burdett / Tribune)
Kandiyohi Racing Association charged in 2015 fireworks incident at Willmar race track
July 11, 2016 - 8:13pm
June 1, 2016
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Stingers' opening night ends with a bang
June 1, 2016 - 7:32am
April 11, 2016
Minnesota House lights up over fireworks
April 11, 2016 - 11:00pm
January 21, 2016
The ever-popular Polar Plunge will be held in Green Lake in Spicer again this year, with the event set for Jan. 30. More than 200 people are already registered for the plunge. (TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO)
Spicer WinterFest begins this weekend, but will be without popular ice castle attraction
January 21, 2016 - 9:47am
November 16, 2015
Fireworks mishap kills 19-year-old Minnesota man
November 16, 2015 - 10:40am
July 6, 2015
Kaelynn, 7, and Emalynn Conklin, 4, of Buffalo, pose Saturday with their dolls, all four of them in matching dresses, along the July 4th parade route on Spicer.  They joined youngsters throughout the country who spent Saturday celebrating Independence Day. Rand Middleton | tribuneplay button
America celebrates July 4 with hot dogs and barbecues amid tightened security
July 6, 2015 - 12:00am
June 28, 2015
State Fire Marshal: Exercise caution around fireworks
June 28, 2015 - 7:24pm
June 16, 2015
Fireworks investigation to wrap up this week
June 16, 2015 - 11:26pm
June 15, 2015
Officials research fireworks’ origins
June 15, 2015 - 11:40pm
January 26, 2015
Winterfest Fireworks in Spicer
January 26, 2015 - 11:42am
July 3, 2014
Willmar Stingers fireworks on July 2, 2014
July 3, 2014 - 4:29pm
June 29, 2014
In this undated photo, Justice, left, and Shelah Martinez pick out their favorite fireworks at the Galaxy Fireworks stand in Willmar. While the National Fire Prevention Agency would prefer consumers to not use fireworks, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety recently released a list of tips to make home firework shows safer and more enjoyable. The list also reminds residents of the legalities of being caught with illegal fireworks.  Tribune photo
For those caught using illegal fireworks, injuries could be the least of your concerns
June 29, 2014 - 11:37pm