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Melania Trump will be back in spotlight, apparently to her surprise
Records published Oct. 28
NLS approves additional help in kindergarten classrooms
New London cyclist's life remembered in court; driver in accident sentenced
Hacked emails show Clinton aides surprised at 2015 email revelations
Gophers deal 21 with Brooks, Smith combo
Card girls CC team clinches fifth-straight state trip
Timberwolves' free agency waiting game already working out
Dubnyk makes 38 saves in Wild win over Sabres
National ranking not on teams' mind
Great Swedish Adventure begins and features woman with Willmar roots
Willmar native on 'The Voice'
1960's icon Bobby Vee dies at Minnesota care facility
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Now is the perfect time for houseplant tasks
Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
An Epic journey
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
Kenley Jo Krogfus
Myron F. Koosmann
Wallace V. Ashburn
Tribune 2016 Endorsement: Elect Fernando Alvarado to Willmar's Ward 3 seat
Cindy Regan's letter: Clinton's corruption runs deep
Tribune 2016 Endorsement: Elect Julie Asmus to Willmar's Ward 2 seat
Colleen Thomson Michels letter: Schwantes is committed to public service
Suzie Richter letter: Get informed, then go and vote
National ranking not on teams' mind
DULUTH, Minn.—A No. 1 vs. No. 2 matchup in NCAA Division I men's ice hockey is a rare treat, one that's happened only four times in the...
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October 27, 2016
Wild's Niederreiter gaining confidence on new line
BUFFALO, N.Y.—Nino Niederreiter certainly wasn't spewing confidence. A player who has shown the potential to be a 30-goal scorer someday,...
October 27, 2016 - 12:07am
October 26, 2016
Four-goal period sparks Wild to rout of Bruins
BOSTON—Charlie Coyle and Chris Stewart broke a scoreless tie with goals 12 seconds apart in a four-goal second period, and Devan Dubnyk...
October 26, 2016 - 12:19am
October 20, 2016
Auston Matthews Tour's next stop: St. Paul
ST. PAUL—A little more than a week into a nascent NHL career, the Auston Matthews bandwagon is moving full steam ahead. Next stop, St....
October 20, 2016 - 12:20am
October 15, 2016
WarHawks cruise in home opener
It took a few weeks but the Willmar WarHawks finally had their highly anticipated home opener on Saturday night and they started their Civic...
October 15, 2016 - 11:31pm
October 12, 2016
New Wild coach Boudreau ready to work his magic
ST. LOUIS—When Bruce Boudreau was hired as the Wild's head coach in May, the numbers told the story, and it was an interesting one: eight...
October 12, 2016 - 11:35pm
October 8, 2016
With the Wild opener a week away, who will make the team?
ST. PAUL—Will the players who want to make the Minnesota Wild's opening night roster please stand up? Bruce Boudreau is basically begging...
October 8, 2016 - 12:12am
October 3, 2016
Niederreiter out to build on late season success
ST. PAUL—Bruce Boudreau admits he's still getting to know Nino Niederreiter. "I can spell his first name," the Wild coach joked. "That's...
October 3, 2016 - 11:59pm
September 28, 2016
Coyle is a right winger, Wild coach Boudreau says
ST. PAUL — Bruce Boudreau would like those still wondering whether Charlie Coyle will play center this season to get those thoughts out...
September 28, 2016 - 11:45pm
September 26, 2016
Wild players ready to move on from World Cup talk
ST. PAUL—Almost a week removed from effectively bowing out of the World Cup of Hockey, answering questions about the debacle hadn't gotten any easier for the principals. Wild players who returned — Zach Parise and Ryan Suter of Team USA and Mikko Koivu, Mikael Granlund...
September 26, 2016 - 9:08pm
July 30, 2016
Stanley Cup to meet Stanley car in Minnesota
WEST FARGO, N.D. -- As Mary Dickinson was looking through family artifacts, she found a small scrap of paper with “Stanley?” written neatly...
July 30, 2016 - 7:43am
July 2, 2016
Wild sign Minnesotan as backup goalie
ST. PAUL—In fitting fashion for a Minnesotan, Alex Stalock was at his cabin when he received word that the Wild had signed him to a contract. The goalie from South St. Paul and former Minnesota Duluth player was ecstatic at the news, even if it means he will head to training...
July 2, 2016 - 12:18am
Wild sign two forwards from free-agent market
Wild sign two forwards from free-agent market By Chad Graff St. Paul Pioneer Press ST. PAUL—On a day several big contracts were handed out around the NHL, the Wild avoided the priciest options on the free-agent market Friday, electing to fill their biggest needs — size...
July 2, 2016 - 12:16am
June 23, 2016
Blaine prep hockey leader stays in own high school, own state for college
Riley Tufte watched as some of the top hockey players the state has produced left Minnesota for junior hockey and the allure of more training and more games.
June 23, 2016 - 11:48pm
June 15, 2016
NA3HL hockey team announces its new name: Willmar WarHawks
WILLMAR — Willmar’s new junior hockey team has a name. The North American 3 Hockey League team will be the WarHawks. The name was unveiled...
June 15, 2016 - 6:00pm