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Former labor secretary elected to lead Democratic party
Delays, new forms and more: Get ready for 2017 tax season
There's a new top concern for vehicle owners, study shows
Pushing past barriers: Program aims to foster empowering female relationships
As DAPL camp cleared, protesters plot resistance to other pipelines
DNR staff highlight need for Minn. license fee increase
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
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.
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
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
Lawmakers consider adding 2 Minnesota veterans homes
ST. PAUL—Advocates for the construction of two new state-run veterans homes in greater Minnesota say they may have finally gained legislative...
7 hours 45 min ago
February 24, 2017
Trump vows military to be ‘bigger and better and stronger than ever before’
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md.—President Donald Trump heaped criticism on what he called purveyors of "fake news" on Friday, Feb. 24, at a gathering...
23 hours 34 min ago
January 20, 2017
U.S. air strike kills more than 100 al Qaeda members
WASHINGTON — A U.S. air strike on Thursday targeting an al Qaeda training camp in Syria killed more than 100 militants, a U.S. defense official said on Friday, Jan. 20. The strike took place just a day before the end of President Barack Obama's presidency and a day after more...
January 20, 2017 - 9:59pm
January 7, 2017
2016 Year in Review: In other news
KMS band plays at Pearl Harbor The KMS Marching Saints marching band took part in the 75th anniversary observance of the attack on Pearl Harbor...
January 7, 2017 - 6:12am
December 17, 2016
'It is ours': U.S. asking for China to return seized underwater drone
WASHINGTON—A Chinese warship has seized an underwater drone deployed by a U.S. oceanographic vessel in the South China Sea, triggering...
December 17, 2016 - 1:06am
December 8, 2016
No draft for women in $618.7 billion annual defense bill heading to Obama
WASHINGTON—The U.S. Senate overwhelmingly passed a compromise version of an annual defense policy bill Thursday, without controversial...
December 8, 2016 - 8:41pm
December 7, 2016
Shock, aftermath of Pearl Harbor attack laid out at U.S. museum
NATICK, Mass.—A telegram telling of the attack on Pearl Harbor and a West Point cadet's letter afterwards seeking advice from his father,...
December 7, 2016 - 6:00am
December 5, 2016
Abe to become first Japanese PM to visit Pearl Harbor
TOKYO — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit Pearl Harbor this month with U.S. President Barack Obama, becoming his country's...
December 5, 2016 - 5:11pm
October 26, 2016
Pentagon halts effort to recover Guard enlistment bonuses
BRUSSELS, Belgium — U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter on Wednesday suspended a Pentagon order that California National Guardsmen repay...
October 26, 2016 - 1:21pm
October 16, 2016
Navy man arrested in San Diego crash that killed 4, injured 9
SAN DIEGO, Calif. — A U.S. Navy serviceman was under arrest on Sunday, Oct. 16, after a pickup truck he was driving while intoxicated...
October 16, 2016 - 9:52pm
October 5, 2016
U.S., other countries issue declaration on export, use of armed drones
WASHINGTON — The United States and more than 40 other countries issued a declaration Wednesday, laying out principles they said should govern the export and use of armed drones to ensure they do not cause instability or help terrorism and organized crime. Many U.S. allies such...
October 5, 2016 - 7:30pm
September 9, 2016
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Cartoon by Steve Benson Steve Benson is an editorial cartoonist for the Arizona Republic in Phoenix, Arizona, and is syndicated nationally. Cartoon...
September 9, 2016 - 9:56am
September 7, 2016
Minnesota event brings combat vets together again
Wakeboarding, kayaking, pontooning, hunting on a private preserve, 4-wheeling, ladder golf, ping pong... it was a jam-packed weekend of activity...
September 7, 2016 - 2:33pm
August 31, 2016
Family of Minnesota veteran lost to PTSD creates foundation for those returning from war
Twice a year, on Memorial Day and Veterans Day, Americans across the country remember those military servicemen and women who made the ultimate...
August 31, 2016 - 4:36pm
August 27, 2016
Willmar soldiers return home
WILLMAR -- More than 150 soldiers from the Minnesota Army National Guard's 682nd Engineer Battalion returned to Willmar this weekend following...
August 27, 2016 - 11:01pm