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'Top Gun 2' is happening, Tom Cruise confirms
Another day, another missed Minnesota legislative deadline
Minnesota manufacturers' confidence high, but finding workers a challenge
Mom upset after bus makes unannounced stop at Dairy Queen on last day of school
Despite past disagreements, Pope Francis and Trump exchange gestures of peace
Prep Softball: Becker's late run sinks Willmar
Prep Baseball: Falcons close with a gem
Prep Baseball: Cards dazzle in win over Rocori
Local Roundup: Willmar tennis duo take sub-section title
Prep Baseball: BOLD firepower on display
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'Scandal' will end next year, ABC president confirms
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
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Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Vinyls unveiled for traffic signal boxes in Willmar
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Dr. Richard Clausen
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Midwest Opinion: Local youth sports can help fight drug abuse
May 15, 2017
Local Roundup: Litchfield second at D-C Charger Invite
ANNANDALE - Litchfield's Vaida Behnke placed fifth and the Dragons were second by a single stroke in the Dassel-Cokato Charger Invitational on Monday at Albion Ridges Golf Club. Orono finished at 170 and Litchfield was at 171. Kamille Kuznie of Orono was medalist with a 38. Behnke...
May 15, 2017 - 10:14pm
May 11, 2017
Local Roundup: Card tennis team downs Sabres
SARTELL - The three Fischer brothers and Manny Obregon all won singles matches to set the stage for Willmar's 6-1 victory in a Central Lakes Conference on Friday. Peyton Fischer won in straight sets after losing to Sartell's Eric Minnerath in an early match this season, said Willmar...
May 11, 2017 - 11:59pm
May 10, 2017
Local Roundup: Hauser medalist at CLC boys meet
WILLMAR - Willmar's Levi Hauser shot 72 to earn medalist honors and the Cardinals placed fifth at a Central Lakes Conference boys meet on Wednesday at Eagle Creek Golf Club. The meet was originally scheduled for Monday at Blackberry Ridge Golf Club in Sartell, but the meet was postponed...
May 10, 2017 - 10:40pm
May 9, 2017
Local Roundup: Cardinals sweep Alex for ninth win of season
WILLMAR - The Willmar tennis team swept Alexandria on Tuesday to move to 9-3 on the season. The Cardinals won all singles matches in straight sets and the doubles side showed improvement by winning all three matches. The Nos. 2 and 3 doubles teams lost in straight sets in the season's...
May 9, 2017 - 11:47pm
April 18, 2017
Local Roundup: Card tennis team downs Alex
ALEXANDRIA - Willmar swept singles on the way to a 5-2 victory over Alexandria in a Central Lakes Conference match on Tuesday. The Cards singles players didn't drop a set. "Our team is coming together," Willmar head coach Jim Anderson said. "I really like the confidence the singles...
April 18, 2017 - 11:45pm
April 7, 2017
Track & Field: Laker teams dominate invitational
GLENWOOD - Minnewaska's track and field teams ran away with victories at the Lakers' home invitational Thursday afternoon.
April 7, 2017 - 10:59pm
March 18, 2017
Girls Basketball: NLS fourth in Class AA
ST. PAUL — Claire Killian scored 24 points and Watertown-Mayer held off a late New London-Spicer rally to win the Class AA third-place...
March 18, 2017 - 4:35pm
March 17, 2017
2017 Tribune All-Area Girls Basketball Team
To make the Tribune's All-Area First Team, a player needs to guide their team to impressive heights or be statistically superior. Only the rare few are able to do both and that's where a few members of this year's First Team made their mark. Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg guard Samantha...
March 17, 2017 - 1:18pm
March 16, 2017
Girls Basketball: Willmar falls to Grand Rapids
ST. PAUL—Grand Rapids defeated Willmar 72-58 in a Class AAA consolation semifinal game during the Minnesota State Girls Basketball Tournament...
March 16, 2017 - 7:19pm
March 15, 2017
Girls Basketball: Nerves still stir tourney-tested Wildcats
MINNEAPOLIS—New London-Spicer's girls basketball team is in the state tournament for the fourth time in five years but that doesn't mean...
March 15, 2017 - 9:16pm
Girls Basketball: NLS advances in AA tournament
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - In a game that featured a pair of storied programs with 29 combined state tournament appearances, it was No. 4-seed New...
March 15, 2017 - 6:42pm
March 14, 2017
Girls Basketball: NLS takes on battle-tested Eskomos
The New London-Spicer girls basketball team kicks off its 17th trip to the Minnesota State Girls Basketball Tournament against Esko in a Class...
March 14, 2017 - 8:28pm
March 12, 2017
Girls Basketball: Willmar, NLS open state tourney play
The Willmar girls basketball team opens the Class AAA Minnesota State Girls Basketball Tournament on Tuesday and the New London-Spicer girls team plays in the first round of the Class AA state tournament on Wednesday. The unseeded Cardinals (20-9) play top-seed Orono (23-5) at 6 p.m....
March 12, 2017 - 8:36pm
March 10, 2017
Girls Basketball: Wildcats shine bright
New London-Spicer's girls basketball team shined under the bright lights at Southwest Minnesota State Friday night, taking down Tracy-Milroy-Balaton...
March 10, 2017 - 8:40pm
Girls Basketball: Wildcats claw way back to state
MARSHALL - The New London-Spicer girls basketball team defeated Tracy-Milroy-Balaton 62-55 to claim the Section 3AA championship and a spot in...
March 10, 2017 - 8:30pm