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Rep. Collin Peterson to announce Monday whether he’ll seek re-election
Video: Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade is held in Benson
Hearing Tuesday on appointing or electing Kandiyohi County officers
Judge orders change, Minn. sex offender program remains same
Collin Peterson to announce Monday whether he’ll seek re-election
Boys Basketball: BBE rallies in 2nd half to win Class A title
College Baseball: Ridgewater nearly beats top-ranked Iowa Western
Men's basketball: Badgers knock Gophers out of tournament
Girls basketball: NLS tops Sauk in OT to earn spot at state
Twins extend contract for closer Perkins
Willmar, Minn., native rolls out second book in series; third book in the works
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'
Target warns data breach could hurt future profit
Quiznos files for bankruptcy protection
J.C. Penney turnaround faces big test with home goods relaunch
GM ratchets up truck discounts as U.S. sales skid
U.S. auto sales beat expectations, setting up strong March
‘Chairs Gone Wild’ hits Spicer, Minn.
Bach — Smith
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
Louis Ronald Steffens
Robert "Bob" Terhell
Editorial: Dayton’s reasoning wrong on this issue
Letter: Stop the Keystone Pipeline
Letter: Recycle at school sports events
Letter: Misconceptions about wolves
Letter: Conventional wisdom vs. truth
May 10, 2010
Minnesota River shows signs of improving quality
MONTEVIDEO -- Drop a baited hook in the Minnesota River and your chances of catching a fish are better than they were 10 years ago. Fish abundance and diversity appear to be on the increase in the river, while turbidity in the river has decreased over the past decade. The level of...
news / region / state
May 10, 2010 - 12:00am
March 14, 2010
Willmar boys beat back West in final seconds to reach 2AAA final
WILLMAR - The Willmar Cardinals are in the 2AAA championship game at 7 p.m. Thursday in Mankato against Hutchinson - barely. A jump shot by a well-guarded Sam Esboldt overcame the Scarlets 43-42 on Saturday evening before the largest crowd of the year in the Willmar gym. Willmar...
news / sports / Cardinals
March 14, 2010 - 12:17pm
June 27, 2009
Fish species make noted return to Minnesota River
SACRED HEART -- A cell phone call informed us we had some time to kill before the group we were to lead on the river arrived. Tom Kalahar was prepared. "Let's go fishing,'' he said, a smile betraying his excitement at the turn of events. In minutes we had our canoes positioned...
outdoors / state
June 27, 2009 - 12:00am
April 8, 2009
City of Willmar will again trade phosphorus credits with Mankato after City Council OKs agreement
WILLMAR -- The Willmar City Council approved an agreement Monday to again trade phosphorus credits with the city of Mankato to reduce Minnesota River pollution until Willmar's new wastewater treatment plant begins operation. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency requires Willmar...
news / local
April 8, 2009 - 12:00am
April 3, 2009
City's brass contemplates phosphorus credit trades with Mankato
WILLMAR -- The city of Willmar could again trade phosphorus credits with the city of Mankato to reduce Minnesota River pollution until Willmar's new wastewater treatment plant begins operation. Willmar complied with a state permit to reduce phosphorus in the Minnesota River Basin...
news / local
April 3, 2009 - 12:00am
February 16, 2009
Willmar girls ousted in 2A hockey
MANKATO -- Willmar's road to the state tournament ran into a roadblock on Saturday. The Mankato West Scarlets won their 14th straight game in a 6-2 Section 2A win over the fourth-seeded Cardinals. The No. 1 seed improves to 23-3, including a 7-6 win over Willmar in December. West...
February 16, 2009 - 12:00am
November 24, 2008
Mankato man identified as driver killed in Olivia tanker crash
OLIVIA -- The Minnesota State Patrol has identified the driver who was killed when a propane truck caught fire on the western edge of Olivia...
news / region
November 24, 2008 - 1:00am