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Willmar school officials consider a change in start times next year
Highway 23 four-lane to be discussed at open house Tuesday in Hawick
Morris physician practicing under conditional license after unauthorized prescriptions, fraudulent billing discovered
Willmar native begins his work as first full-time chairman of Met Council
Records for Jan. 24
Morris expected to leave Redskins, join Falcons
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
Report: NFL will try new replay method
Patriots say they followed rules, accept no blame
NFLPA instructs Patriots players to 'reserve comment'
Live blog: Golden Globe Awards tonight via Wctrib.com
'Birdman,' 'Budapest Hotel' lead Oscar nominations
Believe it or not: A tree felled in Madison, Minnesota, can land in Florida
After slogging through a mammoth roster of fabulous tunes, the Tribune’s musical misfits are back with their songs of the year list
Forum Communications names Ronquist publisher of Duluth News Tribune
In surprise move, Target to pull out of Canada
Lois Mae Harms
Iona M. Bulau
Lillian T. Meder
Huseby — Schwaegerl
Arends — Fettig
Tanico — Gunvalson
Brink — Kubesh
Stai — Schoer
Midwest Opinion: The nickname key: What’s best for UND?
Letter: Upper Midwest takes good care of veterans
Midwest Opinion: Affront to common sense to regulate Duluth’s seed library as dealer
Midwest Opinion: DNR finds retention alone can’t provide flood protection in Fargo-Moorhead
Letter: Why we must preserve the Martin Luther King holiday
January 6, 2015
Girls Hockey Roundup: Stars rough up Royals
RICHMOND — A pair of two-goal periods ignited River Lakes past Rogers 4-1 Tuesday in a non-conference game. Kaitlyn Anfinson and Sam Mugge netted goals in the first period, while Sierra Flint and Emily Kuhlman struck in the second to give Stars netminder Jordyn Tomaszewski a...
January 6, 2015 - 11:50pm
Wild fall to Sharks in overtime
ST. PAUL — Defenseman Marc-Edouard Vlasic scored in overtime as the San Jose Sharks rallied from a two-goal deficit and beat the Minnesota Wild 4-3 on Tuesday night. For the second night in a row, Vlasic netted the game-winner for the Sharks (22-14-5), who had lost their previous...
sports / pro
January 6, 2015 - 11:02pm
January 5, 2015
Wild hope debacle in Dallas is low point of season
ST. PAUL — There are plenty of reasonable excuses to explain the Wild’s disappointing first three months of the NHL season. Illnesses, injuries and bad bounces have taken their toll on a team that was one of the final eight standing last season. This season, a team that figured...
January 5, 2015 - 11:32pm
Wild’s Ballard to look at all options after suffering another concussion
ST. PAUL — Keith Ballard doesn’t remember much from the vicious hit that left him convulsing on the ice and then being rushed to the hospital to deal with a concussion and multiple facial fractures. “Kind of a blur,” he said. But he remembers heading home to see his...
January 5, 2015 - 11:31pm
January 4, 2015
Girls hockey roundup
Non-Conference MBA 10, Worthington 3 Kelsey Rajewsky scored four goals and had three assists and Hanna Lindblad notched a hat trick and three assists in the Storm’s victory on Saturday at the Lee Center in Morris. Holli Christians, Hallie Watzke and Kamri Kalthoff also scored...
sports / prep
January 4, 2015 - 10:03pm
Boys hockey: 3rd period goals propel LDC
WILLMAR — Troy Ryynanen and Jared Pedersen scored within a minute of each other midway through the third period to lead the Litchfield/Dassel-Cokato hockey team to a 5-4 victory over Willmar on Saturday at Cardinal Arena. LDC won its third straight to improve to 7-3 overall while...
sports / Cardinals
January 4, 2015 - 9:51pm
January 2, 2015
Wild rally late to beat Maple Leafs
ST. PAUL — Defenseman Jared Spurgeon and center Mikko Koivu scored in the third period to snap a 1-1 tie as the Minnesota Wild started the 2015 calendar year with a 3-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Friday night. Center Charlie Coyle had a pair of assists, including the set-up...
sports / pro
January 2, 2015 - 11:04pm
January 1, 2015
Girls Hockey: Hutch clips Cards
AUSTIN — Hutchinson scored three goals in the final two periods to edge Willmar 5-4 in the final game of the Austin Tournament on Wednesday. The Cardinals jumped out to a three-goal lead early into the second period thanks in part to two first period goals by Shelby Schneider. However,...
sports / Cardinals
January 1, 2015 - 10:41pm
Boys Hockey Roundup: Cards fall in shutout
LITTLE FALLS — Mound Westonka blanked Willmar 5-0 on Wednesday in the final game of the Little Falls Tournament. The White Hawks took an early lead with three first period goals, and that would be plenty as Mound Westonka goalie Cory Nelson turned away 25 Willmar shots on goal. Mound...
sports / Cardinals
January 1, 2015 - 10:40pm
December 30, 2014
Boys Hockey Roundup: Flyers clip Cardinals
LITTLE FALLS — Willmar had an early lead vanish after surrendering three goals in the second period, resulting in a 4-3 loss to former Central Lakes Conference rival Little Falls Tuesday at the Flyers’ tournament. Austin Smith scored three minutes into the game on feeds from...
December 30, 2014 - 11:58pm
Girls Hockey Roundup: Cardinals win again at Austin Tournament
AUSTIN — Two third-period goals propelled Willmar past Austin 3-2 Tuesday in the second round of the Austin Tournament. Austin scored midway through the opening period to take an early lead, but Johnika Wodash surrendered only one other goal to keep the Cardinals in the game....
December 30, 2014 - 11:57pm
December 29, 2014
Wild top Jets
WINNIPEG, Manitoba — The Minnesota Wild salvaged a split of a home-and-home series with the Winnipeg Jets with a 3-2 road victory on Monday night. The win improved the Wild’s record to 17-13-4 and accomplished two important goals. First, it kept the Jets in view, seven points...
sports / pro
December 29, 2014 - 11:52pm
Boys Hockey Roundup: Hutchinson drubs Cardinals
LITTLE FALLS — The Willmar Cardinals boys hockey team let the game get away from them early and a third-period comeback wasn’t enough to overcome the deficit. Hutchinson scored four times in the first then two more in the third after Willmar pulled within a goal to down the...
December 29, 2014 - 11:33pm
Girls Hockey Roundup: Cardinals, Stars cruise
AUSTIN — Willmar netted three goals in just under a 2½-minute span late in the second period to power past Winona 6-1 in the first round of the Austin Tournament Monday. Riley Schneider and Anne Johnston both pocketed two goals while Hannah Kobienia and Shelby Schneider also...
December 29, 2014 - 11:32pm
December 28, 2014
Winnipeg bounces past Wild
Sports Xchange ST. PAUL — Left winger Andrew Ladd scored a strange goal in overtime, snapping a 3-3 tie and lifting the Winnipeg Jets to their fourth win in the past five games, 4-3 over the Minnesota Wild on Saturday night. Ladd’s shot missed the net and hit the glass,...
December 28, 2014 - 11:05pm