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State Habitat for Humanity conference begins Thursday
Domestic call leads to DWI charges for Willmar man
Northern Minn. police chief cited for DWI retires; interim chief named
Spring road restrictions begin Friday in Kandiyohi County
Girls basketball: NLS edges EVW to win 6AA-South
Class AA boys basketball: Familiarity makes the Wildcats’ heart beat stronger
Boys basketball: NLS to face No. 1-seed Annandale in quarters
Girls basketball: Isle knocks off BBE in 5A-South
Powers: Twins’ Nolasco lets his pitching do the talking
Music Matters: West Central Tribune music aficionados take a look at the songs of 2013
Cardettes Dance Show is tonight at Kennedy Elementary in Willmar, Minn.
Willmar, Minn., Middle School stage production 'Alice in Wonderland Jr.' opens run tonight
Harold Ramis remembered as 'Buddha of Comedy'
Figure skating shows on ice this weekend at Willmar, Minn., Civic Center
Target warns data breach could hurt future profit
GM ratchets up truck discounts as U.S. sales skid
U.S. auto sales beat expectations, setting up strong March
For J.C. Penney, e-commerce is no easy fix
Macy's sticks to forecast despite slow Valentine's Day sales
AG Church opens Kidsworld to public in Willmar, Minn.
W.C. Minn. YES! students enjoy ground-floor look at emerging economy based on passive solar technology (with video)
Mix it up with some quinoa
Willmar, Minn., curling officials headed to Switzerland for world competition
Staley — Coleman
Lillian B. Reck
Harvey W. Goldenstein
Tribune Editorial: Success of Vision 2040 will depend upon entire community
Letter: More anti-bully rules not needed
Editorial: Council should OK Jennie-O proposals
Commentary: Let Willmar and county be the place for growth
Editorial: Kudos for end of the tray-pulling policy in Willmar
March 26, 2010
Vatican defends actions in Wis. abusive priest case
Reeling from a media firestorm following the revelation in church documents of a cover-up of abuse charges against a Wisconsin priest, the Vatican...
news / nation / world
March 26, 2010 - 9:48am
Alleged abuse by Father Murphy continued in Superior Diocese
The Rev. Lawrence Murphy's sexual assaults of boys didn't stop after the Catholic Church moved him to the Diocese of Superior in the 1970s, according...
news / nation
March 26, 2010 - 9:41am
March 25, 2010
Vatican issues statement on cover-up of priest case in Superior Diocese
The tragic case of Father Lawrence Murphy, a priest of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee, involved particularly vulnerable victims who suffered terribly from what he did. By sexually abusing children who were hearing-impaired, Father Murphy violated the law and, more importantly, the sacred...
news / nation
March 25, 2010 - 9:50am
UPDATED: Pope linked to cover-up in Superior Diocese priest case
Pope Benedict XVI -- or at least his immediate subordinate in his previous role as a cardinal -- was made aware of an attempt to cover up the...
news / nation
March 25, 2010 - 9:37am
January 14, 2009
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Jan. 14
n Emilio Ozornia, 24, of Willmar, made his first appearance Tuesday on a felony charge of fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle, plus misdemeanor charges of driving after revocation and receiving stolen property. Unconditional bail was set at $75,000. His next appearance is...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
September 25, 2008
As 150th anniversary approaches, association works to preserve Wood Lake battlefield
Just a few years after America's bloodiest military conflict, veterans from both sides turned to the federal government to preserve Civil War battlefields. They wanted to remember those who gave their lives and to begin the process of reconciliation, according to Ed Bearss, chief...
September 25, 2008 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
Hospital board to name interim CEO
WILLMAR -- Rice Memorial Hospital's board of directors is expected to name Dale Hustedt today as interim chief executive. Hustedt's appointment has been recommended by the hospital board's human resources committee. The interim chief executive officer will lead the city-owned hospital...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
September 20, 2008
Mathwig -- Lawrence
Lindsey Mathwig of Coon Rapids and Michael Lawrence of Maple Grove are engaged to be married Oct. 11 at St. Philip's Catholic Church in Litchfield. Mathwig is the daughter of Bev and Eric Mathwig of Litchfield. She is a 2001 graduate of Litchfield High School and a 2005 graduate...
September 20, 2008 - 12:00am
August 1, 2008
Editorial: Massa's new job is a loss for Rice
Rice Memorial Hospital top official Lawrence Massa is resigning to become the top leader of the Minnesota Hospital Association. MHA's president and chief executive position is an excellent opportunity for Massa.
August 1, 2008 - 12:00am