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Clinton tabs Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate
Rural Maynard family escapes burning home
Tim Huber's attorney argues lack of probable cause in seeking dismissal of murder indictment
Confusion on procedure takes new Willmar position off council table
Relay for Life Kandiyohi County
Richards lifts Glenwood past BOLD and into state tournament
KRA revs up after weather delays
Roundup: VFW I heads into playoffs on hot streak
Sano breaks slump, leads Twins to victory
Stingers' rally fall short in loss to La Crosse
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
Frye -- Birkland
Dahl -- Schow
Lippert -- Marcus
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
Doty — St. Aubin
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Robert J. Swanberg
Evelyn "Evie" M. Mulder
Carol Ann Ringler
Ardis E. Smith
Myrtle M. Knutson
Commentary: Latest VA fix creates new ills
Tribune Opinion: Willmar benefits from 'Moving Health Forward'
Letter: A credit to sports writing
Letter: Criticism of Peppin unwarranted
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
July 28, 2015
Plane crash near Pipestone kills three, including teenage girl
PIPESTONE - Three people died in a plane crash Monday night in Pipestone County. According to information released late Tuesday morning by the Pipestone County Sheriff's Office, found dead at the scene were the pilot, Steven Christensen, 59, of rural Pipestone, and two passengers,...
July 28, 2015 - 1:11pm
July 8, 2015
Pilot in deadly crash has Willmar ties
WILLMAR — The Air Force pilot who crashed his F-16 fighter jet into a private plane in South Carolina, killing its two passengers, has Willmar ties. Maj. Aaron Johnson of the Shaw Air Force Base’s 55th Fighter Squadron is the son of the Rev. Dan Johnson, senior pastor at First...
July 8, 2015 - 11:02pm
October 21, 2014
Keeping the vision alive
WILLMAR — A Willmar man has launched a multi-national effort to raise awareness of soil and water management that will continue three decades...
October 21, 2014 - 10:38pm
July 20, 2014
Willmar man’s brother, sister-in-law killed in Malaysian Airline crash
WILLMAR –– A Willmar man has been sharing the story of his brother and sister-in-law, who were killed last week in the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. Drew Ryder, who is the president of Feedlogic Corp. at the MinnWest Technology Campus, said his brother and sister-in-law,...
July 20, 2014 - 11:05pm
April 29, 2014
Granite Falls family mourns victim of S.D. plane crash
GRANITE FALLS — A Granite Falls family is mourning the loss of their son-in-law, one of three South Dakota ranchers who died along with their pilot in a plane crash on Sunday in the western part of the state. Nick Reimann, 33, of Ree Heights, S.D., was among those identified as...
April 29, 2014 - 11:27pm
August 14, 2013
Update: Two dead in crash of UPS cargo jet in Alabama
By verna Gates BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (Reuters) - A large UPS cargo plane crashed early Wednesday morning near the airport in Birmingham, Alabama,...
August 14, 2013 - 8:32am
July 23, 2013
NYC airport fully reopens after jet's hard landing
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City's LaGuardia Airport fully reopened Tuesday, a day after the collapse of a plane's front landing gear sent it skidding...
July 23, 2013 - 6:52am
July 12, 2013
Outline emerges of last moments before San Francisco plane crash
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Nearly a week after Asiana Flight 214 collided with a rocky seawall just short of its intended airport runway, investigators...
July 12, 2013 - 6:00am
July 11, 2013
Asiana passengers called 911 begging for help
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Emergency calls from people aboard a plane that crashed at San Francisco International Airport portray a scene of chaos, with passengers begging for help and saying ambulances weren't coming fast enough.
July 11, 2013 - 7:59am
July 10, 2013
SFO plane crash probe brings questions over auto speed controls
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (AP) -- Investigators are trying to understand whether automated cockpit equipment Asiana flight 214's pilots said...
July 10, 2013 - 9:52am
July 9, 2013
Pilot interviews key to answers in SFO crash
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (AP) -- Asiana Airlines Flight 214 was 500 feet up and about a half-minute from San Francisco International Airport...
July 9, 2013 - 6:44am
July 8, 2013
San Francisco officials: Possible plane victim run over
By Martha Mendoza and Paul Elias, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — One of two teenage girls killed in an Asiana jet crash at San Francisco International Airport might have been struck by an emergency vehicle responding to Saturday's crash, fire officials said on Monday. Fire...
July 8, 2013 - 1:49pm
Slow landing speed of San Francisco jet probed
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Investigators have determined that Asiana Airlines Flight 214 was traveling "significantly below" the target speed during...
July 8, 2013 - 9:07am
Pilot in SF crash had little experience with 777s
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The pilot at the controls of an Asiana plane that crashed landed was guiding a Boeing 777 into the San Francisco airport for the first time, and tried but failed to abort the landing after coming in too slow to set down safely, aviation and airline officials...
July 8, 2013 - 1:12am
July 7, 2013
At tail end of trans-Pacific flight, terror
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Police officers threw utility knives up to crew members inside the burning wreckage of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 so they...
July 7, 2013 - 12:40pm