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Fewer applicants this time as Willmar PD seeks to fill officer position
Democrats in disarray on eve of convention to nominate Clinton
Rumor of BNSF backing out of Willmar railroad bypass project called 'ludicrous'
Paynesville man, 22, injured in motorcycle crash
UPDATED: Rural church near Sacred Heart destroyed by fire
Jed Carlson column: 'Rand Jr.' looks back on his sports icon
Roundup: Chuckers earn spot in County Line title game
Stingers sweep pair on Sunday
Richards lifts Glenwood past BOLD and into state tournament
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
Dahl -- Schow
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
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Mark Donovan Goblirsch
Ardis "Rusty" Smith
Commentary: Latest VA fix creates new ills
Tribune Opinion: Willmar benefits from 'Moving Health Forward'
Letter: A credit to sports writing
Letter: Criticism of Peppin unwarranted
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
August 21, 2013
Golf: Barber, Jacobson 10th at Best-Ball
OWATONNA — Aaron Barber and Andy Jacobson finished 10th on Wednesday at the Minnesota Golf Association’s 52nd-annual Best-Ball Tournament held at the Owatonna Country Club. Jacobson, of Eagle Creek Golf Club, and Barber, out of Little Crow Country Club, were part of a two-way...
August 21, 2013 - 9:51pm
August 11, 2013
PGA Championship: Dufner holds off Furyk for first major
PITTSFORD, N.Y. — Jason Dufner has won his first major title with a two-stroke victory over Jim Furyk at the PGA Championship. Dufner bogeyed...
August 11, 2013 - 11:57pm
August 9, 2013
Pro Golf: Dufner turns soft day into historic one at PGA
PITTSFORD, N.Y. — Jason Dufner lost his chance to make history in the PGA Championship. And then he lost his shirt. He still walked away...
August 9, 2013 - 11:40pm
August 8, 2013
Scott, Furyk tied for lead at Oak Hill
PITTSFORD, N.Y. — Adam Scott began the final major of the year with a tee shot deep into the trees. He ended the opening round of the PGA Championship...
August 8, 2013 - 11:26pm
August 6, 2013
Pro Golf: Mickelson enters PGA feeling complete after Open triumph
PITTSFORD, N.Y. — Phil Mickelson looks at himself differently these days. Sure, there’s a bit of uncertainty in the grogginess of morning,...
August 6, 2013 - 11:58pm
July 22, 2013
Mickelson finally figures out secret to British Open
GULLANE, Scotland (AP) — Phil Mickelson described his feelings toward links golf as a “hate-love” relationship, meaning he once dreaded...
July 22, 2013 - 11:33pm
July 21, 2013
Anderson wins Eagle Creek stroke play
WILLMAR — Taking his own advice, Danny Anderson didn’t let Lakeland champ Andy Jacobson out of his sight on Sunday at the Eagle Creek Stroke-Play Championship. Anderson coupled a 34 trifecta for a 6-under par 102 to Jacobson’s 34-36-36-106. Matt Gorans played even par golf...
July 21, 2013 - 11:44pm
A career round gives Mickelson a claret jug
GULLANE, Scotland — One of the greatest final rounds in a major. Two of the best shots he ever struck with a 3-wood. The third leg of the Grand...
July 21, 2013 - 8:04pm
July 19, 2013
Halfway leader Jimenez finds fun in tough second round of British Open for many
GULLANE, Scotland (AP) — Miguel Angel Jimenez looked like the only guy who was having fun. On a punishing day at Muirfield — the course with a reputation as the fairest links of them all — leave it to a 49-year-old Spaniard who enjoys the simple pleasures in life to make...
July 19, 2013 - 11:21pm
July 18, 2013
Zach Johnson leads by one after first round of British Open
GULLANE, Scotland (AP) — A blue sky and a gentle breeze usually means ripe scoring conditions at the British Open. Just not on the brown links...
July 18, 2013 - 11:52pm
July 17, 2013
Jacobson ties for third at MGA State Amateur
MEDINA — Andy Jacobson of Willmar and Eagle Creek Golf Club finished in a tie for third at the 110thh MGA State Amateur. The first-day co-leader, after a 69, carded a one-over 73 on Wednesday for the second straight round. He was one of just four golfers to finish under-par...
July 17, 2013 - 11:37pm
July 16, 2013
Jacobson 3rd heading into final round of MGA Amateur Championship
MEDINA — Andy Jacobson of Willmar is in third place — just two shots off the lead — after rounds of 69 and 73 at the 110th Minnesota Golf Association Amateur Championship. The 54-hole tournament concludes today at the Medina Golf and Country Club playing at a length of 7,257...
July 16, 2013 - 11:48pm
June 30, 2013
Jacobson wins 5th Lakeland in 8 years
WILLMAR — It was not spectacular or dramatic, but Andy Jacobson won his fifth Lakeland Tournament on Sunday afternoon at Eagle Creek. The...
June 30, 2013 - 11:27pm
June 27, 2013
Eagle Creek looking for bigger field at Lakeland
WILLMAR - The Eagle Creek Golf Course is hosting its 83rd annual Lakeland Tournament this weekend and the club is looking for more competitors for the Senior Flight. Club pro Joel Jacobson expects "30-32" to be in the championship field for the two-day tourney that starts on Saturday...
June 27, 2013 - 11:18pm
June 18, 2013
Amateur Golf: Jacobson wins first 2 matches at Mid-Players' Championship
WACONIA — Willmar native Andy Jacobson won his first two matches Tuesday at the 7th Minnesota Golf Association Mid-Players’ Championship at Island View Golf Club to advance to the quarterfinals. Jacobson, the tournament’s No. 2 seed representing Eagle Creek Golf Course, beat...
June 18, 2013 - 11:00pm