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Defying Trump, Green Party pursues recounts in 3 U.S. states
Dakota Access 'fully committed' to completing pipeline using current route
Keeping jobs on the prairie: Clarkfield Outdoors defies odds with American-made apparel
U.S. court puts Obamacare case on hold until Trump takes office
Abe to become first Japanese PM to visit Pearl Harbor
Bluejays girls team dominates Hendricks
Pitino has Gophers poised to take 12-1 record into Big Ten play
Is Dozier blockbuster trade in the works?
Wild remain unconcerned with middling special teams
Timberwolves' bench playing Minnesota's best basketball
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Dorothy M. Peterson
Luella O. Carlson
Harlow D. Skindelien
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
August 5, 2015
State seeks input on Bonanza Valley groundwater plan
GLENWOOD –– Three public meetings will be conducted this month to hear comments on a draft plan of action for the Bonanza Valley Groundwater Management Area. The 110-page document will serve as a five-year game plan for how the state Department of Natural Resources intends to...
August 5, 2015 - 10:58pm
July 2, 2015
Car collides with cow last night near Paynesville
PAYNESVILLE -- A car collided with a cow late last night near Paynesville, resulting in minor injuries to a passenger in the vehicle. According to the Stearns County Sheriff's Department, the accident happened just before midnight Wednesday on County Road 33 in Zion Township,...
July 2, 2015 - 7:16am
June 28, 2015
Births published June 29
Willmar births Boy to Elizabeth Marie and David James Kadlec, June 3 Girl to Sarah Corinne and Dane Martin Kellevig, June 3 Girl to Erika Elizabeth Dominguez and Balmore Elisandro Quevedo, June 3 Girl to Rachel Christine and Jeremy Dean Marcus, June 4 Boy to Linsey Sue Kortgard...
June 28, 2015 - 4:52pm
June 27, 2015
Paynesville library offers fairy garden workshop to spur creativity with earthen, fun materials
Bianca Hanson couldn’t help but smile as she added the final intricacy to her novelty. Working within the confines of a clay pot decked out...
June 27, 2015 - 6:00am
June 24, 2015
13-year old injured when farm tractor was struck by semi
ROSCOE –– A 13-year old Stearns County boy was injured last night when farm tractor that he was using to haul hay bales was struck by a freightliner semi. The accident happened around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday on state Highway 23 and Stearns County Road 10 near Roscoe. According...
June 24, 2015 - 8:18am
June 7, 2015
Video: Paynesville's DQ 25 years of kinder royality
Paynesville Dairy Queen celebrated 25 years crowning kindergarten royality at Town and Country Days. This pageant also recognized pass contest...
June 7, 2015 - 10:53am
May 21, 2015
Prep Softball: Paynesville wins 6AA-West title
Tribune Staff Reports GLENWOOD — Kayla Schaefer smacked a two run homer in the top of the second inning and Paynesville never trailed in a 7-2 win over Minnewaska in the Section 6AA West winner’s bracket game on Thursday. Schaefer, was 2-for-3 and drove in three runs. She also...
May 21, 2015 - 11:57pm
May 20, 2015
Births published May 21
Willmar births Boy to Jessica Anne and Wes Ethan Stettner, May 9 Girl to Mayra Isabel and Miguel Angel Guerrero, May 10 Boy to Claudia Lizette and Aaron Lee Swanson, May 11 Girl to Cathleen Marie and Gregory James Helin, May 11 Boy to Sawda Mahamed Ali and Ahmed Abdi Hussein,...
May 20, 2015 - 12:16am
May 11, 2015
Births published May 12
Willmar births Boy to Tabitha Dee and Chad Daniel Harazin, May 3 Girl to Breanna Mae and Nicholas James Bauman, May 4 Girl to Amber Marissa and Ryan Robert Schueler, May 4 Boy to Faith Caroline and Timothy Clinton Ryks, May 6 Girl to Nicole Lee and Chris Willard Hofstad,...
May 11, 2015 - 11:26pm
May 6, 2015
Births published May 7
Willmar births Boy to Wa Sa Tee and Eh Ko Lo, April 19 Girl to Rebecca Rae and Adam Christopher Thole, April 20 Boy to Sara Lynn Randt and Scott Carl Gustafson, April 21 Girl to Katie Karen Norbie and Dakota Mitchell Flickinger, April 23 Girl to Jenelle Marie and Benjamin Norman...
May 6, 2015 - 10:42pm
Rice man killed Tuesday in crash near Paynesville
PAYNESVILLE -- A Rice man is dead after a head-on crash Tuesday evening on state Highway 23 northeast of Paynesville, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Dale S. Rolfes, 52, was killed. He was driving a 2011 Honda motorcycle when the crash occurred about 6:48 p.m. Tuesday in...
May 6, 2015 - 7:55am
May 5, 2015
One dies in head-on crash Tuesday near Paynesville
One person is dead after a head-on crash on State Highway 23 near Paynesville, according to Minnesota State Patrol news release. The crash occurred about 6:48 p.m. Tuesday in the northbound lane of Minnesota Highway 23 at Stearns County Road 123. A 2014 GMC Sierra was turning left...
May 5, 2015 - 11:36pm
April 29, 2015
VIDEO: Highway 23 plans get tweaked
The Minnesota Department of Transportation District 8 office in Willmar hosted an open house Tuesday in Hawick to present revised options for...
April 29, 2015 - 2:06pm
April 28, 2015
MnDOT adjusts Highway 23 plans
HAWICK — After the initial drawings for a four-lane highway between New London and Paynesville were unveiled in January at an open house, engineers...
April 28, 2015 - 9:51pm
Births published March 29
Willmar births Girl to Victoria Joanne Stull and Blake Richard Fostervold, March 8 Boy to Kathrine Rae and Lucas Stanley Okland, March 8 Girl to Cindy Gutierrez and Kevin Antonio Esquivel Paz, March 9 Boy to Kelly Marie and Blake Allen Piipke, March 11 Girl to Kourtney Ann Steffensen...
March 28, 2015 - 12:04am