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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
October 22, 2016
Minnesota DNR designates Bonanza Valley Groundwater Management Area
ST. PAUL – The Department of Natural Resources this week designated the state's second groundwater management area. According to a news release...
October 22, 2016 - 9:24am
October 19, 2016
April Clark letter: Voters, you do have other options
"I don't want to vote for either one" is something I have heard so many times this election. I completely understand because that's how I feel...
October 19, 2016 - 12:15pm
October 11, 2016
Man facing seven charges for fleeing scene of August crash
WILLMAR — The night of Aug. 6, the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office responded to a call of a single-vehicle crash into a cornfield south...
October 11, 2016 - 8:29pm
September 7, 2016
Willmar man hospitalized after Kandiyohi rollover
KANDIYOHI -- A 36-year-old man was transported to Rice Memorial Hospital and later arrested after an overnight one-vehicle rollover crash in...
September 7, 2016 - 8:53am
August 29, 2016
MPCA seeks comment on water quality reports for Chippewa River Watershed
MARSHALL — Two water quality reports for the Chippewa River Watershed water quality report are available for public comment. The Chippewa...
August 29, 2016 - 9:33pm
Records for Aug. 29
This is the records summary for Aug. 29. Theft WILLMAR—An employee at Cash Wise, 1300 Fifth St. S.E., reported Saturday evening that a counterfeit $50 bill had been passed in the store sometime between 2 and 8 p.m. WILLMAR—CMF Tree Service, 1560 45th St. S.W., reported...
August 29, 2016 - 5:00am
August 27, 2016
Records for Aug. 27
This is the records summary for Aug. 27. Arrests WILLMAR—A 27-year-old man was arrested after a traffic stop Thursday night at the intersection...
August 27, 2016 - 8:59am
August 26, 2016
Two Kandiyohi County churches close their doors this weekend
KANDIYOHI COUNTY—Parishioners from Lake Lillian and Kandiyohi will gather together one last time this weekend at two historic churches...
August 26, 2016 - 7:28am
August 1, 2016
Specialist in farmland values: West central Minnesota values have softened
PRINSBURG—Farmland values in west central Minnesota have softened, still sliding from the peak reached in 2013-14 when commodity prices...
August 1, 2016 - 11:40pm
July 15, 2016
Despite 13 different cancer diagnoses, Kandiyohi woman refuses to be defined by her health struggles
WILLMAR -- For Brenda Reynolds, cancer is different. She was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 2006 and has subsequently been diagnosed with...
July 15, 2016 - 2:00pm
July 12, 2016
Upcycled Times to open in Kandiyohi
KANDIYOHI—Chrissy Elton is opening Upcycled Times in Kandiyohi. The new store is located at 344 Atlantic Ave. N. in the historic bank building. Elton will refurbish vintage furniture, industrial pieces and old farm equipment. She has nearly 20 years of experience refinishing...
July 12, 2016 - 7:00pm
July 11, 2016
Seven local students perform at honors concert
Seven local piano students performed at the 81st Annual Minnesota Music Teachers Association State Honors Concert June 11 at the Minneapolis...
July 11, 2016 - 11:10am
July 9, 2016
Letter: A stirring Fourth of July event
As the organizers of the Fourth of July event at Robbins Island Park this past weekend, we would like to extend our most sincere thank you to the entire Kandiyohi County area for their participation. Without you this event would not have been possible.
July 9, 2016 - 2:00am
June 13, 2016
Kandi is Dandy Days Parade at Kandiyohi
The Kandi is Dandy Days Grand Parade on Saturday in Kandiyohi brought smiles to the faces of children and former children of all ages. Fire engines...
June 13, 2016 - 7:58am
May 25, 2016
Records published May 25
Here are the records for May 25.: Vandalism PENNOCK — A man on the 300 block of 5th Street Northwest reported criminal damage to a park to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office just before 8 p.m. Monday. The man said children had vandalized the soccer net and frame at a Pennock...
May 25, 2016 - 12:00am