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Saving Rick's place: Friends rally to help keep Willmar man in his home
Chris Wallace to Reince Priebus: 'You Don't Get to Tell Us What to Do'
Box Office: 'Lego Batman' flies high over 'Great Wall,' 'Fist Fight'
Five injured in Pope County head-on crash with ambulance
Restarting out of bankruptcy, company revives former MN mining operation
Local Roundup: WarHawks drop second straight at New Ulm
Four Cards off to state
Prep Wrestling: Willmar wins fourth-straight section crown
Zucker and linemates lead Wild past Predators
Berrios more comfortable, feels command improving
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Driving a hard bargain for taxes
States' rights? Not so much, when it comes to retirement savings
Murder and Mayhem are hers to tell in Redwood County
Fagen Fighters Museum in Granite Falls listed as a top Minnesota attraction
The many meanings of Valentine's Day
Winifred E. O'Leary
Ronnie D. Clark
Donna M. Goff
Marlyn K. Sandry
Arlene L. Mortenson
Letters: Principles to guide our lives
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
December 7, 2016
Watch the KMS Marching Saints at mass band performance at Pearl Harbor 75th Anniversary
The popular KMS Marching Saints band is in Hawaii for the 75th anniversary observance of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. The band will...
December 7, 2016 - 9:47am
November 30, 2016
KMS band heads for Hawaii Friday night
KERKHOVEN — At midnight Friday, 83 Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg High School students and their chaperones will leave on the trip of a lifetime....
November 30, 2016 - 10:50pm
June 23, 2016
Area summer program makes sense of math
NEW LONDON — When 32 middle school students and five teachers go to Valleyfair amusement park today, they won’t just be riding roller coasters....
June 23, 2016 - 11:30pm
Photo: Physics Force brings fun to KMS
Aaron Pinski, a science teacher at Bloomington Kennedy, and Jack Netland, a retired Maple Grove High School physics teacher, provided visual...
March 23, 2016 - 11:45pm
May 27, 2015
Prep Softball: Saints shut out BOLD to advance to 3A final
Sam Gjerde held BOLD hitless for the first three innings and scored the game’s first run, helping Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg advance to the Section 3A championship round as the Fighting Saints blanked BOLD 2-0 in the loser’s bracket final on Tuesday
May 27, 2015 - 12:57am
May 26, 2015
Prep Softball: KMS needs loser’s bracket run
Tori Everson tripled in the winning run in the bottom of the eighth inning as KMS won its Section 3A winner’s bracket semifinal game Saturday in Cottonwood but a loss to Edgerton puts the Saints a game from elimination
May 26, 2015 - 12:30am
April 5, 2015
Prep Softball Area Previews: KMS aims for return to state
Check out previews for the Tribune-area's prep softball teams, which open the 2015 season this week
April 5, 2015 - 11:41pm
December 2, 2014
Area teachers seek donations for classrooms
Several area teachers are seeking help through a charity website to pay for materials for their classrooms. The site DonorsChoose.org helps public school teachers use crowdfunding to meet their classroom needs, placing descriptions of their projects on the site and seeking tax-deductible...
December 2, 2014 - 11:33pm
November 5, 2014
Area school board races decided
Contested races in seven area school districts were decided on Tuesday. Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa The BBE School District elected four school board members, including one new member, and voted out an incumbent. The votes were 1,046 for incumbent Scott Voss, 880 for Pat Thieschafer,...
November 5, 2014 - 11:24pm
November 2, 2013
KMS has school bond vote, Benson seeking operating levy in Tuesday elections
Voters in the Benson and Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg school districts will go the polls on Tuesday to vote on school referendums. The voters in Benson will decide whether to provide more funding for school operations, and voters in the KMS district will decide whether to pay for school...
November 2, 2013 - 8:03am
September 10, 2013
Prep Volleyball: Bluejays too much for KMS
PRINSBURG — The Central Minnesota Christian School volleyball team stretched its winning streak to eight matches with a three-game Camden Conference...
September 10, 2013 - 11:36pm
May 9, 2013
Highway 12 reopens west of Murdock, Minn.
MURDOCK -- U.S. Highway 12 west of Murdock reopened for traffic at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, two to three days before officials thought it could be done. The highway was opened shortly after workers removed the ruptured anhydrous ammonia tank and semi-truck that had been struck around...
May 9, 2013 - 7:17pm
May 8, 2013
Highway 12 detour to remain in place, but cleanup progressing at accident site
MURDOCK -- Traffic will continue to be detoured around a portion of U.S. Highway 12 between Murdock and DeGraff for a few more days, possibly until Sunday, while anhydrous ammonia from a damaged tanker is safely removed. The situation is under control, but authorities are being careful...
May 8, 2013 - 6:27pm
April 27, 2013
Cinderella of the prom: One KMS junior will have the prom of a lifetime
Thanks to the generosity of a community and the support of her classmates, one Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg student will have a true fairytale prom. Ashley...
April 27, 2013 - 7:00am
February 16, 2013
Prep Wrestling: KMS heads back to state
BENSON -- The referee slapped the mat, Chase Norton had his match-clinching pin and the Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg wrestling team had earned its...
February 16, 2013 - 7:33pm