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'Haunted by mistake,' gunman apologizes for killing 2 at Twin Cities hotel
Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
More than 200 officers clear muddy protest camp, but 46 arrested
Dakota Access oil could flow by March 6
Rubio to stay put with Timberwolves
Rubio to stay put with Timberwolves
Byron Buxton is all ears going into third year
NASCAR Sprint Cup 2017 Schedule
Daytona 500: Logano, Keselowski armed with battle plan
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
Anna Mae Hawley
Nicole Rae Ruff
Barbara Ann Berkeland
Tribune Editorial: Willmar City Council makes a good Holland decision
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Cartoon by Bruce Plante for Feb. 23
Minnesota Opinion: Kill Legislature's ridiculous secret-meeting exemption
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
February 22, 2017
Seven arrested, meth found following high-speed chase
WILLMAR — After a 17-year-old boy led officers on a high-speed chase through Willmar Tuesday morning, he fled into a residence on the 1000...
February 22, 2017 - 11:23am
February 15, 2017
Appeals court upholds meth-induced crash conviction that killed Minnesota woman
KARLSTAD, Minn. — A Minnesota Appeals Court upheld this week the conviction of a Kittson County man whom police said was on meth during...
February 15, 2017 - 5:54pm
February 11, 2017
Litchfield man sentenced for gas station threats
LITCHFIELD — A man who allegedly ordered customers and employees in a Litchfield gas station to lie down on the floor in July, purporting...
February 11, 2017 - 6:06am
December 9, 2016
New London man to serve eight years for meth sale
WILLMAR — A New London man arrested in a July meth sting was sentenced Thursday to serve nearly eight years in prison. Jordan Carter...
December 9, 2016 - 5:33am
October 20, 2016
Two arrested with 117 grams of meth, $1,700 during Minn. traffic stop
MOORHEAD – Two people are in custody after a drug bust here. Just before 1:30 a.m. Thursday, police stopped a vehicle on Interstate 94 near...
October 20, 2016 - 9:44am
October 19, 2016
Man on meth allegedly assaults woman because ghosts told her to kill him
WILLMAR — A Willmar man, high on methamphetamine, allegedly threatened a woman with a knife and attempted to strangle her because he believed...
October 19, 2016 - 4:46pm
October 10, 2016
Western Minn. 'meth source' pleads guilty to possession charge
MONTEVIDEO — A man identified to law enforcement as "the main source of methamphetamine" in western Minnesota and eastern South Dakota...
October 10, 2016 - 5:00am
August 5, 2016
Former KFAN radio personality sentenced for meth
STILLWATER, Minn.—Former Twin Cities sports radio personality Jeff Dubay has been sentenced for methamphetamine possession. Dubay, 48, was...
August 5, 2016 - 3:22pm
May 24, 2016
Man arrested after four pounds of meth delivered in package to Wadena home
WADENA -- A man is charged with felony drug possession after four pounds of meth with an estimated street value of $200,000 was discovered in a package being delivered to a Wadena home. Wadena County Sheriff Michael Carr received information from the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal...
May 24, 2016 - 9:59pm
May 2, 2016
Woman accused of trying to bring drugs into jail appears in court
OLIVIA — A woman who attempted to take cocaine, methamphetamine, a hypodermic needle and two cans of beer into the Renville County Jail using...
May 2, 2016 - 10:00pm
April 1, 2016
Sauk Rapids man sentenced in Spicer meth case
WILLMAR — A November 2014 CEE-VI Drug and Gang Task Force investigation at a Spicer home led to the arrest of Bradley Cordell Hopkins, 49, of Sauk Rapids. On Thursday, Hopkins was sentenced in Kandiyohi County District Court to 90 days’ jail time and 10 years of probation for...
April 1, 2016 - 11:23pm
January 18, 2016
Traffic stop in central Minnesota leads to police chase, meth and heroin bust
MOTLEY - After fleeing a traffic stop, a Crookston woman and Bemidji man face felony drug charges after officers found heroin, methamphetamine and marijuana in their car. Both Ashley Ann Thomas, 24, and Billy Dale Vincent, 38, face drug and sale possession charges after being pulled...
January 18, 2016 - 4:51pm
July 12, 2015
Rally in White Earth against heroin,meth
WHITE EARTH — They were fed up and looking for change — a group of Native Americans gathered at the tribal headquarters of the White Earth...
July 12, 2015 - 11:11pm
December 8, 2014
Nine indicted on federal drug charges involving meth
MORRIS — Nine people in two states, including two people from Stevens County, have been indicted on federal drug charges for the possession and distribution of methamphetamine in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota. For the last 21 months, the Stevens County Sheriff’s...
December 8, 2014 - 8:59pm
May 15, 2014
Guilty plea, sentencing in meth, marijuana case
WILLMAR — Jose Juan Rodriguez, 27, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Thursday to a second-degree drug possession charge for possessing methamphetamine and marijuana found in a Willmar residence when law enforcement officers served a search warrant in February. As part of a plea agreement,...
May 15, 2014 - 11:26pm