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ALC graduates celebrate overcoming obstacles
Area cities hopeful for flood mitigation funds
Zoning amendment would increase garage door height for RV storage
School officials like state education bill
Prep softball: Just another family outing
Prep softball: Holdingford takes out Paynesville
Prep softball: ACGC eliminated from 5A-West
Prep track roundup: Cards’ Jackson 2nd in 200
Prep baseball roundup: Koll, Kinny lead Litch past Annandale
Paddle Theatre takes audience on newly-chartered waters in Granite Falls, Minn.
Willmar artist Fred Cogelow named Woodcarver of the Year
Community artists provide support and venue for New London-Spicer, Minn., art students
New London, Minn., potter wins internationally
Paddle Theatre will take its audience on a river ride (video)
Council member Ahmann fails to sway votes on Willmar Council for policy to address business closings
Bids awarded for $2.1 million renovation of Rice Hospital medical imaging department
Renville, Minn., sugar co-op reports improving water quality compliance
Counties gain financial aid and get tax break with new legislation
Schmoll to step down as executive director of Safe Avenues in Willmar, Minn.
Plan to enjoy your child's graduation party
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Tulibaski — Holwerda
Polzin — Peters
Johnson — Lu
Stanley G. Gatewood
LaVern "Bud" Lloyd Johnson Sr.
Linnea Hagman Sept. 21, 1917 - May 24, 2013
Audrey M. Nordquist
Karen Ann (Schennum) Rovente
Editorial: Report on city shows problems, challenges
Editorial: Be safe on this Memorial Weekend
Editorial: Wow is the word for new Viking stadium plan
Editorial: Good luck and safe fishing this weekend
Letter: Tribune editorial on Ahmann was naive
Two-vehicle crash north of Willmar leaves one man dead
WILLMAR -- Deallo D. Felder, 20, of Minneapolis, was dead at the scene of a two-vehicle crash that happened around 9:20 a.m. Wednesday at the intersection of Business 71 and...
news / local
Thu, Apr 16, 2009 - 12:00am
Highway, bridge projects totaling $1.4B set in District 8
WILLMAR -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced this week a list of 223 state highway and bridge projects that will be completed this year. The projects have a combined...
news / local / region
Sat, Apr 11, 2009 - 12:00am
MnDOT announces 2009 highway projects in District 8
WILLMAR - The Minnesota Department of Transportation today unveiled a list of 223 state highway and bridge projects that'll be completed this year. The projects have a combined construction cost...
news / news / local / region
Wed, Apr 08, 2009 - 1:01pm
MnDOT seeks input on rail and transit plans
MnDOT seeks input on rail and transit plans Public input is being sought for development of a statewide freight and passenger rail plan.
news / news / local / region / state
Wed, Apr 08, 2009 - 7:18am
In a pre-April Fool's Day farce, heavy snow makes cameo before heading north
WILLMAR -- An expected late blast of winter weather fizzled out quickly in much of west central Minnesota Tuesday. Some forecasts predicted a blizzard, but it produced just a few...
news / local
Wed, Apr 01, 2009 - 12:00am
Road restrictions start Tuesday
ST. PAUL -- Spring weight restrictions on state highways will take effect statewide Tuesday when load limits begin in the central, north-central and north frost zones, the Minnesota Department of...
news / region
Mon, Mar 16, 2009 - 11:01am
Benson to give back $167,000 from MnDOT as city cannot match funding
BENSON -- Benson is returning a $167,000 Minnesota Department of Transportation grant because the city can't afford the required match. Benson City Council decided Monday the city needed to return...
news / region / news
Thu, Feb 12, 2009 - 12:00am
MnDOT won't add crash-prone intersection to 71/23 study
WILLMAR -- The Willmar City Council had asked the state to include a crash-prone North Business 71 intersection in a study of improvements for a section of Highway 71/23 north...
news / local
Sat, Feb 07, 2009 - 12:00am
MnDOT says federal stimulus plan could bump up Paynesville Highway 23 bypass project six months
MnDOT says federal stimulus plan could bump up Paynesville Highway 23 bypass project six months PAYNESVILLE -- The construction schedule for Paynesville's state Highway 23 bypass could be bumped up...
region / news
Mon, Jan 19, 2009 - 12:00am
Officials say redesign will prevent intersection crashes
WILLMAR -- A proposed highway redesign would reduce crashes at the Business 71/County Road 24/23rd Street intersection west of the Kandiyohi County Health and Human Services Building. The design would...
local / business
Fri, Jan 16, 2009 - 12:00am
Consultant to give report on accident-prone intersection
WILLMAR -- A consultant for the Minnesota Department of Transportation will present a list of recommendations for improving the safety of a hazardous intersection in Willmar. The consultant firm of...
local / business
Tue, Jan 13, 2009 - 12:00am
Senators sweet on MnDOT boss; confirmation likely
ST. PAUL -- Perhaps the "Wedding March" would have been appropriate background music as a Minnesota Senate committee gave its blessing to the state's new transportation commissioner. "This is as...
Fri, Jan 09, 2009 - 12:00am
MnDOT picks new emergency management director
RED WING, Minn. (AP) - The longtime emergency management director in Goodhue County will soon take on that role for the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Goodhue County board members are...
news / state
Tue, Nov 18, 2008 - 1:00pm
MnDOT: Steps have been taken to improve state bridge program
ST. PAUL -- Transportation officials said they completed extensive statewide bridge inspections, planned to hire more engineers and improved the way bridge reviews are handled. The Minnesota Department of Transportation...
Thu, Nov 13, 2008 - 12:00am
MnDOT boss has high hopes for the state's transportation system
WILLMAR -- Five months after being named commissioner of an agency that had little public confidence and a collapsed bridge in the Mississippi River, Tom Sorel said Thursday in Willmar...
news / local
Fri, Sep 05, 2008 - 12:00am