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Push to make smoking tougher in Minnesota gains student support
Democrats to elect new party leader Saturday
AgweekTV: Celebrating FFA
Phone scam reported in Stearns County
Lawmakers consider adding 2 Minnesota veterans homes
Bemidji coach issues apology for prep hockey brawl with Brainerd
Boys Basketball: 'Jacks top MACCRAY
Palmer, Bryan share Honda Classic lead
Local Roundup: Wildcats bounce back with vengeance
Junior Hockey: Two WarHawks heading to Hamline
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
'Fire & Ice': Diamond Edge figure skating show is Saturday, Sunday in Willmar
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Keith L. Kendall
Lawrence "Junior" Johnson, Jr.
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
Tribune Editorial: Willmar City Council makes a good Holland decision
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
January 24, 2017
Workshop on farm employee management to be held in Melrose
MELROSE — The University of Minnesota Extension is holding a labor management workshop at the Melrose City Center in February and March. The workshop, "Leadership for Successful Employment Management," will be taught in four sessions by Betty Berning, Extension educator, and...
January 24, 2017 - 5:45am
December 27, 2016
Heartland Security acquires Tri Comm
MELROSE — Heartland Security, of Melrose, a provider of security for residential and commercial customers in southwest Minnesota, has acquired Tri Comm Security Services, which served the St. Cloud area. The acquisition will increase Heartland Security's reach in the St. Cloud...
December 27, 2016 - 6:10am
October 26, 2016
Ness runs wild in NLS victory
NEW LONDON — Jackson Ness didn't let some nasty weather keep him from having a career-game on Tuesday. The New London-Spicer back ran for...
October 26, 2016 - 12:18am
October 11, 2015
Melrose couple injured in cycle crash
GARRISON -- Daniel Harren, 64, and Susanne Harren, 60, of Melrose, were injured in a motorcycle accident Saturday afternoon in Crow Wing County. According to the State Patrol, Daniel Harren was driving a 2006 Harley Davidson north on state Highway 169 and swerved to the right...
October 11, 2015 - 8:33pm
November 2, 2014
Prep Football: NLS returns to Class AAA state tourney
New London-Spicer's Shane Zylstra scored three touchdowns and the Wildcats held Melrose's running attack in check in a 30-15 win in the Section...
November 2, 2014 - 3:59am
October 8, 2014
Judge refuses to dismiss felony charge in May accident that injured N.D. man
WILLMAR — A judge this week denied a motion to dismiss the felony charge against the driver of a tractor-trailer involved in a May traffic accident that severely injured a passenger in the other vehicle. Michael Anthony Smith, 37, of Melrose, filed a motion Sept. 25 to dismiss...
October 8, 2014 - 11:29pm
July 2, 2013
Jennie-O hires Redepenning, Tessmer; promotes Schafer
WILLMAR — Jennie-O Turkey Store of Willmar announces the hiring of Tim Redepenning and Eric Tessmer and the promotion of Jason Schafer. Redepenning has accepted the position of manufacturing engineer at the Willmar Avenue Plant. Redepenning has spent the past three summers...
July 2, 2013 - 6:05am
Man killed in snowmobile crash in Stearns County, Minn.
MELROSE — A 33-year-old Grey Eagle man was pronounced dead at Melrose Hospital Monday evening after he was injured in a snowmobile crash north of Melrose. According to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office, the crash was reported around 8:20 p.m. along Hartnette Lake Road. The caller...
January 2, 2013 - 8:54am
November 9, 2010
Teen critically injured in Stearns County crash
MELROSE - A one-vehicle crash near Melrose early this morning critically injured a teen from Elbow Lake. Matthew Coleman, 19, was injured shortly after 1 a.m. on Interstate 94 in Stearns County.
November 9, 2010 - 8:03am
August 7, 2009
Farmer injured when hay rack is rear-ended
MELROSE -- A Melrose farmer was injured Thursday when his tractor and trailer full of haybales was rear-ended by a vehicle near Melrose. Samuel Salzl, 48, was pinned underneath the tractor after it rolled in the ditch. He was extricated by rescue personnel and was taken by helicopter...
August 7, 2009 - 12:02pm
October 2, 2008
Girls Tennis Roundup
BROOTEN -- Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa advanced to the Section 5A-West semifinals Wednesday with a 4-3 triumph over Melrose. BBE split its singles matched with Laura Johnson winning an 11-9 tiebreaker to earn a straight-set victory at 1-singles and Tia Bragelman won in straight sets...
October 2, 2008 - 12:00am
September 3, 2008
Girls Tennis: NLS stymies Melrose, 6-1
NEW LONDON -- After winning five of their matches in straight sets, the New London-Spicer Wildcats pounced pn Melrose 6-1 in a West Central North Conference dual. Emily Imdieke and Megan Bergeson at 1-doubles had the only three-set victory for NLS, winning 2-6, 6-3, 6-2. NL-Spicer...
September 3, 2008 - 12:00am