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Paynesville man, 22, injured in motorcycle crash
UPDATED: Rural church near Sacred Heart destroyed by fire
Clinton tabs Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate
Rural Maynard family escapes burning home
Tim Huber's attorney argues lack of probable cause in seeking dismissal of murder indictment
Richards lifts Glenwood past BOLD and into state tournament
KRA revs up after weather delays
Roundup: VFW I heads into playoffs on hot streak
Sano breaks slump, leads Twins to victory
Stingers' rally fall short in loss to La Crosse
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
Robert J. Swanberg
Evelyn "Evie" M. Mulder
Carol Ann Ringler
Ardis E. Smith
Myrtle M. Knutson
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 29, 2015
Editorial: Minnesota sports scene looks quite encouraging
Some Minnesota sports fans have been a bit gloomy this summer. Granted, the baseball Twins have not lived up to expectations, but the season in not yet over. The Twins were on a six-game winning streak this week before losing to Tampa Bay Thursday night. While Kansas City has a...
August 29, 2015 - 6:00am
March 27, 2013
Editorial: U’s firing of coach was timely and needed
The inevitable happened Monday as the University of Minnesota released men’s basketball head coach Tubby Smith and his staff. Frankly, the decision was the worst-kept secret in Minnesota Monday morning, but that is another story. Smith arrived six years ago from Kentucky with a...
March 27, 2013 - 3:00am
April 6, 2012
Gophers football player found dead in campus apartment
MINNEAPOLIS -- The University of Minnesota is confirming the death of 22-year-old Gophers linebacker Gary Tinsley. The athletics department said head coach Jerry Kill, senior quarterback MarQueis Gray and university Police Chief Greg Hestness will discuss Tinsley's death at a Friday...
April 6, 2012 - 2:03pm
February 2, 2012
Minnesota AD Joel Maturi to retire
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- University of Minnesota athletics director Joel Maturi will leave his post when his contract expires this summer. School...
February 2, 2012 - 11:41am
December 6, 2010
Minnesota starts to sell fans on Coach Kill
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Joel Maturi didn't get the "Tubby Smith-type" hire that he promised for the Minnesota football team. He settled on Northern...
December 6, 2010 - 5:24pm
November 29, 2010
Report: Gophers football coaching search 'nearing final stages'
University of Minnesota athletics director Joel Maturi told season-ticket holders and donors in a letter Tuesday that "we are now nearing the final stages of the process" of finding a football coach. Maturi, who has traveled around the country interviewing several candidates in recent...
November 29, 2010 - 10:25am
October 22, 2010
Vikings defensive coordinator says he is not considering Gophers job right now
ST. PAUL - Minnesota Vikings defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier said Thursday he is not considering coaching college football, nor is he interested in the vacant University of Minnesota football job -- for now. "In my heart I feel like I could be a head coach, but my focus is on...
October 22, 2010 - 11:43am
September 12, 2009
Editorial: Welcome to new era of Gopher football
It has been a long time in coming -- the return of Gopher football to the University of Minnesota campus. Decades after an early 1980s move off-campus to the Metrodome, Gopher football returns home today to open their home schedule at their new stadium, known as TCF Bank Stadium. Nearly...
September 12, 2009 - 12:00am
April 1, 2009
Carls looking for comfort zone with Gophers
Hitting the ball has never been all that difficult for Heidi Carls. The three-time All-Area catcher from Minnewaska Area batted .410 for her...
April 1, 2009 - 12:00am
December 21, 2008
Minnesota upsets No. 9 Louisville, 70-64
GLENDALE, Ariz. - Al Nolen scored 18 points, 13 from the free throw line, and Minnesota upset No. 9 Louisville 70-64 on Saturday to remain unbeaten. Blake Hoffarber came off the bench to score 15 for the Golden Gophers (10-0), who are off to their best start since 11-0 in 1976-77. Terrence...
December 21, 2008 - 9:00am