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May 10, 2016
Musician Prince gestures on stage during the Apollo Theatre's 75th anniversary gala in New York City, June 8, 2009. (LUCAS JACKSON | REUTERS)
Quick Prince protection bill appears in Legislature
May 10, 2016 - 5:30am
April 12, 2016
Transgender bathroom bill generates emotional testimony, but little else
April 12, 2016 - 11:10pm
April 11, 2016
Minnesota House lights up over fireworks
April 11, 2016 - 11:00pm
February 20, 2016
Emergency responders work Sunday to free Jolene Mammen, Thief River Falls, from a car that went off the road near St. Hilaire, Minn. (MINNESOTA STATE PATROL)
Text message saves life of Minnesota woman trapped upside down in overturned car
February 20, 2016 - 10:35am
January 30, 2016
Trent Thompson of Willmar, dressed as Uncle Sam, backs into the icy waters of Green Lake in Spicer Saturday soon to be followed by Chris Anderson of Spicer, in an American Eagle mask, and Chris Braegelman of Belgrade, in a squirrel mask, at the 12th annual Polar Plunge for Special Olympics. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)play button
UPDATE: Polar Plunge raises $65,000 for Special Olympics
January 30, 2016 - 7:46pm
January 28, 2016
Law enforcement took Special Olympics on as a charitable cause many, many years ago, according to Willmar Police Chief Jim Felt. Locally, they have sponsored the Polar Plunge for 12 years, since it’s inception as the fourth such event in the state. The plunge is a popular event drawing large crowds as part of the annual Spicer WinterFest celebration. (TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO)
Freezin' for a reason: Polar Plunge is more than just an event for law enforcement
January 28, 2016 - 10:44am
December 23, 2015
Records published Dec. 24
December 23, 2015 - 10:34pm
December 16, 2015
Rules could price small towns out of police body cameras
December 16, 2015 - 10:18pm
December 15, 2015
Jimmie Dale Peake
Level 2 sex offender sought by police apprehended in northern Minnesota
December 15, 2015 - 1:04pm
December 14, 2015
Jimmie Dale Peake
Authorities seek help in locating Minnesota sex offender believed to be on the run
December 14, 2015 - 12:32pm
December 6, 2015
Victoria Skaggs, 6, shops for a toy for her little sister Sunday evening at Wal-Mart in Willmar with the help of Willmar Police Officer Tony Lapatka. Twenty-three children shopped with Willmar police officers, Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office reservists and county corrections officers and dispatch staff during the annual “Shop with a Cop” event. A grant from Wal-Mart’s charitable foundation provides for each child to spend $50. (Rand Middleton | Tribune)
Willmar-area kids hit the toy aisles with police officers for annual event
December 6, 2015 - 11:55pm
October 28, 2015
The Willmar Police Department recently entered its police dog in an online contest that has a $5,000 reward. (SUBMITTED)
Cop dog vies for top dog
October 28, 2015 - 11:22pm
October 24, 2015
State honors area law enforcement agencies for outreach
October 24, 2015 - 12:04am
Flag bearers from various agencies line the perimeter Friday at the burial of Aitkin County Sheriff’s Investigator Steven Sandberg at the Bennettville Cemetery. Sandberg was shot and killed Sunday in St. Cloud by a suspect in a domestic incident. (Steve Kohls | Forum News Service)
Thousands honor fallen Aitkin County deputy as he's laid to rest
October 24, 2015 - 12:00am
October 14, 2015
State suggests when body cam video can be private
October 14, 2015 - 11:38pm