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Saving Rick's place: Friends rally to help keep Willmar man in his home
Chris Wallace to Reince Priebus: 'You Don't Get to Tell Us What to Do'
Box Office: 'Lego Batman' flies high over 'Great Wall,' 'Fist Fight'
Five injured in Pope County head-on crash with ambulance
Restarting out of bankruptcy, company revives former MN mining operation
Local Roundup: WarHawks drop second straight at New Ulm
Four Cards off to state
Prep Wrestling: Willmar wins fourth-straight section crown
Zucker and linemates lead Wild past Predators
Berrios more comfortable, feels command improving
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
Driving a hard bargain for taxes
States' rights? Not so much, when it comes to retirement savings
Murder and Mayhem are hers to tell in Redwood County
Fagen Fighters Museum in Granite Falls listed as a top Minnesota attraction
The many meanings of Valentine's Day
Winifred E. O'Leary
Ronnie D. Clark
Donna M. Goff
Marlyn K. Sandry
Arlene L. Mortenson
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
December 21, 2016
Alexandria sex offender found hiding in shed after cutting off ankle monitor
About five hours after cutting his ankle bracelet off, a level-three sex offender who resides in Alexandria was found taking shelter in a shed...
December 21, 2016 - 9:56am
September 14, 2016
119-year-old shipwreck found remarkably preserved in Lake Superior
DULUTH — The aged Antelope may have been one of the most venerable vessels on the Great Lakes, but it was living up to its fleet-footed namesake...
September 14, 2016 - 11:01am
July 1, 2016
Minnesota town turns out in force to find missing boy in cornfield
ELLENDALE – Close to 100 emergency responders and volunteers lined the perimeter of a cornfield and walked down these rows for almost four...
July 1, 2016 - 1:49pm
June 27, 2016
Baby loon rescued from Minnesota lawn
BAXTER - Loon chicks are most often seen perched atop the backs of their parents in an effort to protect them from potential predators. Which...
June 27, 2016 - 7:27pm
November 19, 2013
Missing man found in Yellow Medicine County
GRANITE FALLS — The missing man has been located in Yellow Medicine County. The county Sheriff’s Office and Tactical Rescue Team have located Christopher Geisler, who hadn’t had contact with anyone since 9 p.m. Monday. Previously this morning, the sheriff’s office...
November 19, 2013 - 9:43am
July 18, 2013
Body of Wis. 2-year-old found in car's trunk
CENTURIA, Wis. -- A 2-year-old Wisconsin boy missing since Tuesday night has been found dead in the trunk of a car. Polk County Sheriff Peter...
July 18, 2013 - 11:05am
June 26, 2012
Prairie Winds to perform 'A Kandiyohi County Song'
WILLMAR -- "For old times' sake, for fondest ties that mem'ries make, for childhood's dreams when world was new, for friendships tried and true..." The Prairie Winds Summer Band will be premiering, or re-premiering, "A Kandiyohi County Song," at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Rice Park in...
June 26, 2012 - 12:00am
May 9, 2012
Hats off for purse returned
Hats off from Naida Carlson to the person who took her purse to the service counter at Cash Wise after she accidentally left it while packing her groceries. She writes, "I thank you."
May 9, 2012 - 12:00am
January 21, 2012
Dog missing since fatal Christmas Eve accident is found
WILLMAR -- A house dog that had been missing since its owners were involved in a fatal Christmas Eve accident south of Willmar was found alive...
January 21, 2012 - 12:00am
January 20, 2012
Dog missing since fatal Christmas Eve accident south of Willmar, Minn., is found
KANDIYOHI - A dog that had been missing since its owners were involved in a fatal Christmas Eve accident south of Willmar was found alive and...
January 20, 2012 - 4:34pm
October 16, 2011
Body found in Renville County, Minn., cornfield
OLIVIA -- A farmer harvesting corn found the body of a man around 5 p.m. Saturday about 10 miles northeast of Hector in Brookfield Township. According to a news release from Renville County Sheriff Scott Hable, the body appeared to be that of an adult male and was taken to the Midwest...
October 16, 2011 - 1:32pm
August 27, 2011
Missing woman located, is in good health and safe
WILLMAR -- Marian Erickson, the 78-year-old New London woman reported missing Friday afternoon in the downtown Willmar area, was located around...
August 27, 2011 - 12:00am
August 26, 2011
Missing Willmar, Minn., woman located, is in good health and safe
WILLMAR -- Marian Erickson has been located and is "in good health and safe" according to a news release from the Willmar Police Department. Erickson was located around 7 p.m. evening, according to the release from Police Sgt.
August 26, 2011 - 7:53pm
August 13, 2011
2 nephews spot Tom Stich downstream from Minnesota Falls dam
MINNESOTA FALLS -- The search for the body of Xcel Energy worker Thomas Stich ended late Friday morning when two nephews spotted his body downstream...
August 13, 2011 - 12:00am
July 9, 2011
Missing Alberta woman's remains found; three suspects in custody
Editor's Note: The position of Randy Willis was incorrectly in a story about an Alberta woman's murder published in the West Central Tribune....
July 9, 2011 - 12:00am