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City prepares to collect yellow bikes next week
Jacob Wetterling is remembered by family and Minnesota
Ford-Carter debate flashback: When the candidates went silent for 27 minutes
Police capture gunman who shot and killed five at Washington state mall
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Panthers get the sack, Vikings take the win
NLS turns back Crusaders
Prep Football: Minneota edges 'Jacks in OT
Roundup: Ridgewater recovers from deficit to head off national champs
Second-half stumbles derail Willmar
Brad Pitt expresses sadness over divorce filing
Angelina Jolie files for divorce from Brad Pitt
Ticket prices for Prince tribute concert start at $19.99
Mikko Cowdery, QuadraFeelyAxs performing this weekend in Willmar
19th annual Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! festival to be held this weekend
Simplified French onion soup recipe perfect for home cooks
Likely world record elk shot by Montana archer
As baby leaves go gender-neutral, dads get time off
Choosing stronger sunscreen would reduce women's melanoma risk
Organic oats make these Monster Cookies scary good
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Don E. Miller
Jozy Lyn Saterbak
Pauline M. Chambers
Thomas: Just more terror, more denials
Harrop: Could Britain Become the Fourth Amigo?
Deepen Charleston's port, and the big ships will come
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Commentary: Table is set for special session
September 19, 2016
Missed opportunities doom Cards in loss to Becker
WILLMAR — Missed opportunities in the first half doomed the Willmar girls soccer team in a 4-1 loss to Becker on Monday at the Kennedy School field. Hannah Johnson scored Willmar's only goal in the 63rd minute. The Cardinals, who finished the night with a 12-8 shot advantage,...
September 19, 2016 - 11:36pm
September 15, 2016
Roundup: Winter wins 100th as Cards improve to 8-0
WILLMAR — Willmar soccer coach Jeff Winter notched his 100th win with the Cardinals' boys and girls programs in a 5-3 boys' team win over...
September 15, 2016 - 11:06pm
September 14, 2016
Roundup: Card boys thump Spartans
COLD SPRING — Willmar boys soccer was down by two goals after 10 minutes but bounced back in a remarkable way, eventually beating Rocori...
September 14, 2016 - 12:54am
September 12, 2016
Minnewaska keeps rolling on
NEW LONDON—The New London-Spicer tennis team grabbed a single victory in Monday's 6-1 loss to Minnewaska in New London. The Wildcats' No....
September 12, 2016 - 9:18pm
September 8, 2016
Doubles comeback helps Lakers upend Benson
Cutlines: B1 cut Minnewaska's Joelle Thorfinnson digs out a shot during her victory over Benson's Katie Samuelson at No. 1 singles on Thursday at the Benson High School courts. The Lakers won 4-3 over the previously undefeated Braves. Tom Larson / Tribune. Jump cut Benson's Katie...
September 8, 2016 - 11:27pm
Tennis: Willmar snaps losing streak at Brainerd
BRAINERD - Jordyn Swoboda came back from a set down to win at No. 4 doubles, and Willmar snapped a three-match losing streak with a 4-3 win at Brainerd in girls tennis action Thursday. After opening with a 6-4 loss, Swoboda earned a 7-6 (7-3 tiebreaker) win in the second set before...
September 8, 2016 - 11:09pm
Prep Soccer: Card boys roll to 5-0 with win over Storm
SAUK RAPIDS — Fernando Zavala had two goals and two assists, helping the Willmar boys soccer team stay unbeaten with a 5-1 win over Sauk Rapids Thursday. Zavala scored goals in the 12th and 32nd minute in the first period, then added two assists in the second. Sakawe Shadoor...
September 8, 2016 - 11:09pm
September 7, 2016
Card swimmers come up short in Melrose
MELROSE— Willmar came up plenty short in the pool on Tuesday where they lost 106-78 to Melrose. The Cardinals only finished with three victories on the day including an impressive victory from Erica Schramm who scored a 202.75 from the one-meter diving platform. Her closest...
September 7, 2016 - 2:15pm
Card boys soccer team shuts out Sabres
WILLMAR — Willmar came up against an aggressive Sartell team for its second Central Lakes Conference matchup on Tuesday. The Cardinals couldn't get much going in the first half but they came out a completely different team in the second half, putting up four goals in 16 minutes...
September 7, 2016 - 2:13pm
September 6, 2016
Dragons push Holy Family but lose tough match
LITCHFIELD - Litchfield won the first three singles matches but Holy Family pulled out win in the four others—three requiring three sets—to hold off the Dragons in a Wright County Conference match on Tuesday. Natalie Nelson at 1-single, Shanna Kinny at 2-singles and Laney...
September 6, 2016 - 10:45pm
Tennis powerhouse Tech pounces on Willmar
WILLMAR - The Willmar volleyball team knew going into its bout with St. Cloud Tech that it would be tough and the Cardinals got what they expected in a 6-1 drubbing on Tuesday at the Willmar High School courts. Despite the lopsided scoreline, Cardinals head coach Jim Anderson had...
September 6, 2016 - 10:44pm
September 2, 2016
Willmar remains unbeaten after wild win over Apollo
ST. CLOUD — The Willmar boys soccer team won its third-straight game thanks to a big night from Jesus Nevarez on Thursday. Nevarez scored three goals and assisted on two in a 5-3 win over St. Cloud Apollo. The Cardinals improved to 3-0 and have scored 12 goals in their victories....
September 2, 2016 - 12:16am
Cards take a tumble
WILLMAR — The Willmar girls had their first home match of the season but the result was the same as their regular season opener: a 5-0...
September 2, 2016 - 12:16am
August 22, 2016
Roundup: BBE tennis opens with tough loss to LPGE
BELGRADE — The Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa girls tennis team showed some depth on Monday against Long Prairie/Grey Eagle/Upsala/Swanville but couldn't complete the comeback, losing 4-3. Long Prairie won each of the top three singles matches including a close battle between Ally...
August 22, 2016 - 11:35pm
June 29, 2016
Girls pleaded for their lives in Texas before being gunned down by mother
Two girls from Texas pleaded for their lives before they were gunned down by their mother at an upscale suburban Houston home last week, according...
June 29, 2016 - 2:11pm