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Black Friday better for retailers, including small stores, than Small Business Saturday
Renville man re-elected president of Minnesota Farmers Union
A man is about to launch himself in his homemade rocket to prove the earth is flat
Dinosaurs, gods and marshmallows: A Thanksgiving science quiz
Kandiyohi County Board approves local option sales tax
Gophers coach P.J. Fleck receives contract extension but no added raise
2017 Tribune All-Area Football Team
Injury woes challenge UMD hockey
Red-hot Murphy helps Gophers rout Alabama A&M to go 5-0
Michael Jordan is turning into a Vikings fan
David Cassidy, 1970s teen idol who starred on 'The Partridge Family,' dies at 67
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
What you need in your winter survival kit
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Shelby T. Kingman Jr.
Roland H. Severson
Helen D. Johnson
Harvey B. Beavers
Verna C. B. Gomer
Thanksgiving is a time to appreciate all our blessings
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Letter: Farm economy needs rescuing
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
Card of Thanks
Emma Anne Williams
October 23, 2017
CMCS moves forward to build new elementary in Prinsburg
PRINSBURG — The Central Minnesota Christian School will go forward with a capital campaign to build a new elementary school. Members of the Central Minnesota Christian School Society voted 129-3 in favor of a proposal to raise $6.5 million to construct a new elementary school...
October 23, 2017 - 11:00pm
October 16, 2017
Growth leading CMCS to consider new elementary in Prinsburg
PRINSBURG — With steady growth in enrollment, the Central Minnesota Christian School in Prinsburg is looking at building a new elementary/middle...
October 16, 2017 - 6:33am
June 29, 2017
Independence Day activities scheduled for region
Family friendly events are held throughout the region on the Fourth of July, with food, parades, music, fireworks and baseball all intertwined...
June 29, 2017 - 1:33pm
March 7, 2017
Letter: Draw the line at hunting wolves
I am tired of politicians putting the health of our Minnesota wildlife in jeopardy. Too many times, politicians have let special interest groups...
March 7, 2017 - 11:49am
December 9, 2016
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
After months of people ripping each other apart because of different mindsets, I think it's time for all of us to show appreciation in our communities....
December 9, 2016 - 7:52am
December 6, 2016
Warren's Generators honored
PRINSBURG — Kohler Generators has named Warren's Generators of Prinsburg a platinum dealer. Such dealers are Kohler's top-tier dealerships and provide superior sales and support to its customers who use Kohler for their backup power needs. Warren's has been a Kohler dealership...
December 6, 2016 - 5:30am
November 26, 2016
Marriage licenses published Nov. 26
Marriage licenses Kandiyohi County Jerson Naun Gomez Alvarado, Willmar; Veronica Vela, Willmar Shirley Ann Schwarz, Appleton; Mitchell Wayne...
November 26, 2016 - 9:01am
November 9, 2016
Miller handily defends 17A seat in rematch with Falk
WILLMAR -- Rep. Tim Miller handily fended off a challenge by Andrew Falk in a rematch for the District 17A House of Representative seat.
November 9, 2016 - 1:52am
November 6, 2016
Corrections publish Nov. 7
The newly launched Enhanced Resource Centers call center in Willmar is in the process of hiring 90 employees and is in the process of making renovations to a commercial building. A story published Wednesday indicated both goals had already been met. A story published Saturday regarding...
November 6, 2016 - 9:50pm
August 27, 2016
Governor to receive invite to tour Appleton prison
APPLETON—An invitation will be on its way to Gov. Mark Dayton to tour the Prairie Correctional Facility in Appleton. Rep. Tim Miller, R-Prinsburg,...
August 27, 2016 - 9:00am
August 1, 2016
Specialist in farmland values: West central Minnesota values have softened
PRINSBURG—Farmland values in west central Minnesota have softened, still sliding from the peak reached in 2013-14 when commodity prices...
August 1, 2016 - 11:40pm
June 23, 2016
Records published June 23
This is the records summary for June 23. Scam WILLMAR — A woman on the 320 block of Seventh Street Northwest reported giving her Social Security number to an individual on the phone who had claimed to be with the IRS. Around 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, a Willmar police officer advised...
June 23, 2016 - 12:02am
June 22, 2016
911 outage reported Wednesday in Prinsburg and Raymond
Kandiyohi County Sheriff Dan Hartog said Wednesday afternoon that 911 emergency telephone services are out of order in Raymond and Prinsburg....
June 22, 2016 - 4:07pm
May 17, 2016
MPCA completes two enforcement cases in Redwood Falls
ST.PAUL — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency completed 22 environmental enforcement cases in the first quarter of 2016, two of them listed in Redwood Falls. According to a news release from MPCA, Duininck Inc. was fined $3,060 for stormwater violations. The Redwood County...
May 17, 2016 - 5:55am
Duininck Inc. purchases McLaughlin & Schultz Inc.
WILLMAR — The acquisition of the asphalt-related assets of McLaughlin & Schultz Inc. by Duininck Inc. of Prinsburg was completed May 10. The acquisition will allow Duininck Inc. to expand its capabilities in the region, the company said in a news release. According to Duininck...
May 17, 2016 - 5:49am