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Winter storm leads to area school closings
State troopers respond to 16,500 crashes this winter, remind motorists to be safe
OSHA report on Oct. 17 incident at Jennie-O Turkey Store's Plant 4
Mayor Marv Calvin's email concerning criticism of proposed Willmar City Council retreat
Blizzard warning in effect today
Winter storm postpones 7 area postseason basketball games
Girls Basketball: NLS spreading the wealth
Vikings, Peterson re-open communication
Wild bringing former Gophers star Leopold back to Minnesota
Rubio’s triple-double not enough for Wolves
Star Trek's 'Mr. Spock,' Leonard Nimoy, dies at 83
Creative Minnesota presentation in Willmar, Minn., postponed
REVIEW: Barn’s ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ offers up a rousing good time
'Little Shop of Horrors' in full swing at The Barn
Smith triumphs with four Grammy wins, Beck gets best album
Lola June Gay
Donna M. Vigil
Kids and books in the kitchen
February/March edition of Live it! Magazine is now available online
Williams — DeRiso
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Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Editorial: It is time to fund Homeland Security
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: A cartway petition nightmare
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
September 1, 2012
Motorsports: KRA Speedway results
KRA Speedway Thursday at Willmar (Wissota) MIDWEST MODIFIEDS -- Feature: 1. Brian Haben, Holloway 2. Cory Crapser, Chippewa Falls 3. Shane Sabraski, Rice 4. Ryan Buer, Atwater 5. Dustin Auld, Greenfield 6. Peewee Kuhnau, Litchfield 7. Jon Olmscheid, Elrosa 8. Ryan Bratz, Litchfield...
September 1, 2012 - 12:15am
August 31, 2012
Motorsports: Haben ices KRA title
KRA Speedway Midwest Modified points leader Brian Haben, shown in the photo in car No. 6, displays the style that earned him the season championship...
August 31, 2012 - 12:25am
August 17, 2012
Motorsports: Winged and wild
Jerry Richert Jr. of Forest Lake in his brilliant orange Upper Midwest Sprint Series ride roared down the front straightaway at the fairgrounds...
August 17, 2012 - 12:00am
August 16, 2012
Motorsports: Sprint Car racing today at KRA
The Upper Midwest Sprint Car Series stops in Willmar today to run at the KRA Speedway during the regular Thursday night races. According to the UMSS website, hot laps (for Sprint Cars only) are at 6:30 p.m. with racing at 7 p.m. First place will pay $1,000. All classes will run,...
August 16, 2012 - 12:00am
August 13, 2012
Demo Derby: Rush hour at the county fair
The front stretch on the fairgrounds track on the closing night of the Kandiyohi County Fair saw bumper-to-bumper traffic during the 40-car Demolition...
August 13, 2012 - 12:00am
July 30, 2012
Motorsports: KRA Speedway results
KRA Speedway Thursday at Willmar (Wissota) LATE MODEL -- Feature: (1) Zach Johnson, Kensington (2) John Kaanta, Elk Mound,WI (3) Chad Beckert, Aberdeen, SD (4) Shawn Kirwin, Morris (5) Jeff Wildung, Nassau (6) Seth Brede, Kandyohi (7) Brady Johanneck, Spicer (8) Billy Michaelsohn,...
July 30, 2012 - 12:11am
July 14, 2012
Motorsports: KRA Speedway racing results
Thursday's Results from the KRA Speedway in Willmar Wissota) MIDWEST MODIFIEDS -- Feature: 1. Denis Czech, Sauk Rapids 2. Brian Haben, Holloway...
July 14, 2012 - 12:18am
Motorsports: Karting country
Just east of Atwater at the karting oval, families race for trophies and fun every Friday night. See the attached photos by Rand Middleton from...
July 14, 2012 - 12:10am
June 30, 2012
KRA Racing: Sabraski takes 5 firsts
Shane Sabraski of Rice won 5 of 6 races on Thursday at the KRA Speedway. He drove his Wollak Construction-sponsored cars to feature wins in the...
June 30, 2012 - 12:00am
June 9, 2012
KRA Racing: Gordon, Haben, Simar pack leaders at KRA Speedway
WILLMAR -- Fresh off the family farm outside Murdock, Modified points leader Andy Gordon plowed his way from the middle of the pack to the front...
June 9, 2012 - 1:01am
June 8, 2012
KRA: Gordon fends off Canon fire
In the photograph, Andy Gordon (21), of Murdock, and Ryan Canon (47), of Clearwater, dueled at the front of the Modified feature race with Gordon...
June 8, 2012 - 12:45am
June 2, 2012
KRA Racing: Nelson wins Modified main
WILLMAR -- Race fans at the KRA Speedway on Thursday watched polesitter Brandon Nelson of New London win the 13-car Modified main in a field of top drivers. Andy Gordon of Murdock was runner-up and Zach Schultz of Grove City third. Danny Bayer of Elrosa took fourth and Shane Sabraski...
June 2, 2012 - 12:00am
May 12, 2012
Motorsports: This week's KRA results
Tribune Staff Report KRA Speedway Thursday at Willmar (Wissota) HOBBY STOCK -- Feature (top 10): (1) Chris Isdahl (2) Nick Simar (3) Taylor Willms (4) Forest Foster (5) Adam Sthompson (6) Mike Flickinger (7) Jed Muller (8) Matt Fester (9) Kegan Ahlquist (10) Charlie Lenzmeier ...
May 12, 2012 - 12:00am