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New Queen of Snows is first African-American woman to hold the Winter Carnival title in 129 years
Highway 23 four-lane to be discussed at open house Tuesday in Hawick
Morris physician practicing under conditional license after unauthorized prescriptions, fraudulent billing discovered
Willmar school officials consider a change in start times next year
Willmar native begins his work as first full-time chairman of Met Council
Hawks outlast Wolves to win 16th straight
Gymnastics: Mottinger, Thompson help Cardinals place 6th at Class A True Team meet
Boys Basketball: Worthington rallies past Cardinals
Men's Basketball: Coach K collects 1,000th career win
Twins, Duensing agree to 1-year deal
Live blog: Golden Globe Awards tonight via Wctrib.com
‘Birdman’ wins top honor from actors in march toward Oscars
'Birdman,' 'Budapest Hotel' lead Oscar nominations
Believe it or not: A tree felled in Madison, Minnesota, can land in Florida
After slogging through a mammoth roster of fabulous tunes, the Tribune’s musical misfits are back with their songs of the year list
Forum Communications names Ronquist publisher of Duluth News Tribune
In surprise move, Target to pull out of Canada
Lillian T. Meder
Marian M. Shipton
Lois Mae Harms
Huseby — Schwaegerl
Arends — Fettig
Tanico — Gunvalson
Brink — Kubesh
Stai — Schoer
Midwest Opinion: The nickname key: What’s best for UND?
Letter: Upper Midwest takes good care of veterans
Midwest Opinion: Affront to common sense to regulate Duluth’s seed library as dealer
Midwest Opinion: DNR finds retention alone can’t provide flood protection in Fargo-Moorhead
Letter: Why we must preserve the Martin Luther King holiday
July 18, 2014
24 and counting: Drug bust takes dealers out of circulation
WILLMAR –– At last count there were 24 people arrested in a widespread drug bust this week in Willmar and surrounding communities, but authorities say there will be more. “This will go on until everybody on this list is arrested,” said Sgt. Ross Ardoff, director of the CEE-VI...
news / local
July 18, 2014 - 11:07pm
September 20, 2013
Thirteen injured, including 3-year-old, in Chicago shooting
(Reuters) - Thirteen people, including a 3-year-old child, were injured in a nighttime shooting on Chicago's South Side that police said on Friday was believed to be gang-related. The Thursday night shooting came in the same week that a contract worker who opened fire at the Washington...
news / nation
September 20, 2013 - 7:38am
January 11, 2013
Mendoza pleads guilty of stabbing, drug sale for selling pot
WILLMAR — Tamara Dawn Mendoza, 21, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Friday to a third-degree assault charges for stabbing a teen in August after the two women had an escalating argument over a gang-related incident. Mendoza also pleaded to a fifth-degree drug sale count for her role in...
news / local
January 11, 2013 - 9:57pm
November 10, 2012
Willmar, Minn., woman faces assault charges over alleged gang incident
WILLMAR -- Tamara Dawn Mendoza, 21, of Willmar, made her first court appearance Friday on felony second- and third-degree assault charges for allegedly stabbing a teen in August after the two women had an escalating argument over a gang-related incident. Unconditional bail was set...
news / local
November 10, 2012 - 12:00am
October 4, 2010
WILLMAR -- Gang graffiti was reported at the Kandi Mall by mall security on Saturday. The graffiti was thought to have happened sometime on Friday. Photos were taken for police files. WILLMAR -- Graffiti was reported on a garage door in the 1200 block of Ninth Street Southeast and...
October 4, 2010 - 12:00am
November 3, 2009
Man charged for baseball bat assault; victim IDs attacker by large gang tattoo on back of his head
WILLMAR -- A 25-year-old Willmar man made his first appearance Monday on felony charges of assault for allegedly hitting a 16-year-old boy in the head with a baseball bat during a fight. According to court documents, the teen identified Daniel Loera by the large gang tattoo on the...
news / local
November 3, 2009 - 12:00am
March 20, 2009
Local law says message about store gang shooting a hoax
WILLMAR -- Local law enforcement officials are urging citizens to stop forwarding a hoax text message warning people about going to Wal-Mart because there is supposedly going to be a gang-initiation shooting that will target innocent women and children. A news release from the Willmar...
March 20, 2009 - 1:35pm
November 4, 2008
Two Willmar men facing felonies for allegedly spraying downtown buildings and other areas with gang markings
WILLMAR -- Two Willmar men were arraigned Monday on felony criminal damage to property charges for their involvement in a spate of graffiti last week in downtown Willmar. Terrance Jonathan Savoy, 19, and Phillip John Konsor, 18, both face two first-degree felony charges in Kandiyohi...
November 4, 2008 - 12:00am