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'Haunted by mistake,' gunman apologizes for killing 2 at Twin Cities hotel
Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
More than 200 officers clear muddy protest camp, but 46 arrested
Dakota Access oil could flow by March 6
Girls Basketball: Cardinals hit a bump in the road
Vikings' Spielman raves about running backs in NFL draft
Kaymer one behind two rookie leaders at Honda Classic
Twins plan to ease Mauer, Dozier into lineup
Local Roundup: Willmar hockey team clipped in 3A playoffs
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
Anna Mae Hawley
Nicole Rae Ruff
Barbara Ann Berkeland
Tribune Editorial: Willmar City Council makes a good Holland decision
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Cartoon by Bruce Plante for Feb. 23
Minnesota Opinion: Kill Legislature's ridiculous secret-meeting exemption
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
February 23, 2017
Moorhead settles police brutality claim for $12,000, admits no liability
MOORHEAD, Minn. — A man who filed a federal lawsuit claiming a Moorhead police officer punched him in the testicles has settled his claim...
10 hours 36 min ago
February 10, 2017
Diverse policing: Trust at center of calming fears in Willmar
WILLMAR — The fears of Willmar's Latino community echo those on the national stage. "How are you going to make us feel safe, Chief?" ...
February 10, 2017 - 6:36am
February 3, 2017
New chief leads Clara City police force
CLARA CITY — There's a new chief in Clara City, and she aims to stay in charge. Kimberly Wood is serving her first duty as a police chief....
February 3, 2017 - 8:09am
December 9, 2016
Litchfield police officer facing DWI charges
LITCHFIELD—A Litchfield police officer has been placed on leave, facing DWI charges filed last week in Meeker County District Court. ...
December 9, 2016 - 3:30pm
December 2, 2016
Records published Dec. 2
This is the records summary for Dec. 2. Murdock teen injured in crash
December 2, 2016 - 6:00am
August 30, 2016
Willmar teen injured Tuesday in crash with parked car
WILLMAR -- A 19-year-old Willmar man was injured Tuesday morning after he crashed into an unoccupied car on Fifth Street Southwest. The Willmar...
August 30, 2016 - 11:28am
May 20, 2014
Retiring chief praises Police Department; gives ‘state of the department’ report
WILLMAR — Willmar Police Chief David Wyffels, who retires May 31, attended his last City Council meeting Monday night and praised the department where he has served since 1981, including the last four years as chief. “The Willmar Police Department is a solid and well-functioning...
May 20, 2014 - 11:44pm
February 18, 2014
Willmar City Council OKs process to fill positions at police dept.
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council has taken steps to fill three Police Department positions and to fill the Civic Center Arena manager’s position. The council, during a 53-minute meeting Tuesday night, accepted the recommendation of the Labor Relations Committee to open the...
February 18, 2014 - 11:43pm
December 16, 2013
Commission votes to end employment of longtime Willmar police officer
WILLMAR — The Willmar Police Civil Service Commission voted Monday to terminate the employment of a longtime Willmar police officer who has not returned to duty for medical reasons. After an hour-long closed session with their attorney, and without any discussion when the meeting...
December 16, 2013 - 11:16pm
December 4, 2013
Police Commission hears evidence to fire longtime Willmar law enforcement officer
WILLMAR — The Willmar police chief is recommending that a longtime officer’s employment be terminated after she has been unable to return...
December 4, 2013 - 10:25pm