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Minnesota United stadium construction on track for spring 2019 opening
Dramatic video shows North Korean soldier making a run for freedom
Man injured in shooting at Fergus Falls apartment
Sen. Dan Schoen, Rep. Tony Cornish to resign amid sexual harassment allegations
Light rail stop in downtown Minneapolis to stop two days before Super Bowl
Injury woes challenge UMD hockey
Red-hot Murphy helps Gophers rout Alabama A&M to go 5-0
Michael Jordan turning into Vikings fan
Two Gopher offensive linemen questionable for Saturday
Local Roundup: Garberding hat trick helps Willmar win season-opener
David Cassidy, 1970s teen idol who starred on 'The Partridge Family,' dies at 67
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
What you need in your winter survival kit
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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Shelby T. Kingman Jr.
Roland H. Severson
Helen D. Johnson
Harvey B. Beavers
Verna C. B. Gomer
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Letter: Farm economy needs rescuing
Tribune Editorial: County sales tax needed to invest in critical infrastructure
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
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WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
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Emma Anne Williams
December 12, 2015
Video: Holiday Express on the move again today
The Santa Semi stopped at the Cosmos American Legion and was greeted by a large turnout to see not only St. Nick and his red-nosed reindeer but...
December 12, 2015 - 12:00am
December 10, 2015
VIDEO/PHOTO: Santa takes his back-up sleigh
St. Nick arrives at Kennedy Cardinal Place and Jefferson Learning Center in Willmar to deliver gifts and treats to preschoolers. With little...
December 10, 2015 - 11:13pm
December 9, 2015
PHOTOS: Choir melds traditional and African holiday music
Cardinal Choir member Grace Sawyer plays percussion Wednesday prior to a luncheon for the combined services clubs of Willmar at the Willmar Conference...
December 9, 2015 - 11:13pm
December 6, 2015
Willmar-area kids hit the toy aisles with police officers for annual event
Victoria Skaggs, 6, shops for a toy for her little sister Sunday at Wal-Mart Supercenter in Willmar with the help of Willmar Police Officer Tony...
December 6, 2015 - 11:55pm
November 23, 2015
Shriners challenge area bell ringers
Andrea Otto warms up The Salvation Army kettle with a donation Monday to the ringing of Wal-mart Store manager Kimberly Lippert, Willmar Area...
November 23, 2015 - 11:32pm
Museum expands hours for tree viewing
Theresa Berghius, left, a resident at Bethesda Pleasant View Memory Care Neighborhood, and Kendra Jo Krebsbach, the neighborhood’s nurse, decorate...
November 23, 2015 - 9:51pm
November 16, 2015
Video: A bit of old London at New London
New London launches the Holiday Season with a Victorian-era edge on a warm and sunny Saturday.
November 16, 2015 - 10:07am
December 29, 2014
Warm the Children campaign falls short of $37,000-goal
WILLMAR — The new year is upon us and contributions for the 2014 Warm the Children campaign are at just 76 percent of goal. Goal of this year’s drive is $37,000. Last year, the Warm the Children campaign helped to clothe 516 children from more than 200 families from throughout...
December 29, 2014 - 8:18pm
December 28, 2014
Toast the new year with a Champagne-tasting party
December 28, 2014 - 7:49pm
December 26, 2014
Deal-seekers stock up during post-Christmas sales
WILLMAR — Stores in Willmar were busy as usual the day after Christmas with people browsing clearance merchandise and returning gifts. Many...
December 26, 2014 - 8:06pm
December 25, 2014
A 30-year-old Grove City tradition
Jean Hanson checks the temperature of the roasted turkey (“176 degrees”) prior to carving it at the 30th annual Grove City Community Christmas Dinner, held at Trinity Lutheran Church. Pastor Patrick Ziems said invitations were sent to every household in the Grove City area with...
December 25, 2014 - 11:48pm
A white Christmas
Parker Orth, 5, still had hopes of a white Christmas Thursday morning as light snow fell in Atwater. Parker, the son of Troy and Shannon Orth of St. Cloud, and his siblings visited his grandparents in Atwater. More snow fell later in the day. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
December 25, 2014 - 11:34pm
December 23, 2014
It’s Christmas Eve, ya know
Vern and Mildred Buer follow the English translations in their program of the Norwegian-language service Tuesday evening at Calvary Lutheran...
December 23, 2014 - 10:16pm
Christmas shopping deadline looms
Kathy Dahlke of Raymond exits the Willmar Target Tuesday. Her Christmas shopping pretty much complete, she said. Inside the store, Jess Call,...
December 23, 2014 - 10:06pm
December 17, 2014
Sounds of the season
Willmar High School’s Cardinal Choir sings carols during the annual All-Service Clubs Christmas Luncheon Wednesday at the Willmar Conference...
December 17, 2014 - 11:14pm