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Records published Oct. 27
Turf wars: NLS plan to upgrade football field under scrutiny
Dayton fails to visit all 87 counties in 86 days
Spicer man charged with kidnapping in alleged violent assault of woman
Man injured in Atwater electrical accident
Analyst: Zimmer tackle rotation versus Eagles 'horrible'
Wild's Niederreiter gaining confidence on new line
Conley, Grizzlies hold off Timberwolves
Roundup: Ridgewater sees win streak end in tough five-set match
1960's icon Bobby Vee dies at Minnesota care facility
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Now is the perfect time for houseplant tasks
Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
An Epic journey
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
Melissa Heen Peterson
Francis H. "Fran" Uhlenkamp
Election letter deadline is Nov. 2
Thomas commentary: Donald Trump's contract with America?
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Tribune 2016 Endorsement: Elect Julie Asmus to Willmar's Ward 2 seat
Tribune 2016 Endorsement: Schwantes is the right choice for Willmar's Ward 1 seat
May 12, 2016
Minnesota Highway 23 meeting set for Tuesday in Cottonwood
COTTONWOOD — Area residents and business owners are invited to an open house from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Cottonwood Community Center, at 142 W. Main St. in Cottonwood, to discuss the upcoming Minnesota Highway 23 passing lanes project between Hanley Falls and Cottonwood....
May 12, 2016 - 11:08pm
State Highway 23 open house to be Tuesday in Hawick
WILLMAR — The final draft of a preliminary plan to fill the four-lane gap between New London and Paynesville on state Highway 23 is completed...
May 12, 2016 - 11:06pm
May 3, 2016
Open house on Kandiyohi County trail plan to be May 11
NEW LONDON — An open house will be held 3 to 4:30 p.m. May 11 at the New London Senior Center to share information and obtain public input...
May 3, 2016 - 9:21pm
April 4, 2016
MnDOT to hold open houses Thursday on Willmar, Atwater highway projects
WILLMAR — The Minnesota Department of Transportation will hold an open house from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Thursday at the Willmar Public Library for MnDOT staff to answer public questions about the resurfacing and turn-lane project planned on U.S. Highway 12 and the resurfacing of the Highway...
April 4, 2016 - 8:55pm
November 17, 2015
Citizens in west central Minnesota speak out on rising health insurance costs
OLIVIA — Legislators heard the pain that rising health care insurance premiums are causing those who are buying individual policies this year. Small...
November 17, 2015 - 11:33pm
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
March 27, 2015
Lawmakers to talk buffer strips
REDWOOD FALLS — Legislation that would require 50-foot vegetative buffers along waterways will be the subject of a listening session with Sen. Gary Dahms, R-Redwood Falls and Rep. Paul Torkelson, R-Hanska, being sponsored by the Redwood and Renville County Farm Bureaus. It will...
March 27, 2015 - 11:25pm
March 26, 2015
Town Hall attendees call for change in Willmar City Council
WILLMAR — Changing the Willmar City Council membership was high on the list of dozens of priorities suggested by several hundred people attending...
March 26, 2015 - 11:44pm
March 24, 2015
Long-range transportation plan to be discussed Friday in Willmar
WILLMAR — The Mid-Minnesota Development Commission will conduct a public informational meeting Friday in Willmar for the Area Transportation Partnership’s 2016-2019 Area Transportation Improvement Program. The meeting will be at 9 a.m. Friday in the multi-purpose room at the...
March 24, 2015 - 8:42pm
December 1, 2014
State seeks local input on Highway 23 gap plan
WILLMAR –– State studies are underway on the concept of completing a seven-mile gap in the state Highway 23 four-lane project between New...
December 1, 2014 - 11:19pm
September 21, 2014
New London-Spicer school district sets building project meeting
NEW LONDON — An informational meeting on a proposed $14.6 million construction project in the New London-Spicer School District will be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the high school cafeteria. Voters will decide on Nov. 4 whether to approve the project, which would be funded with...
September 21, 2014 - 10:45pm
August 26, 2014
Learn more about Big Kandi project
LAKE LILLIAN — A public meeting on a renovation project for Kandiyohi County Road 132, known as Big Kandi Drive, will take place Saturday. The meeting will be at 9 a.m. at the Lake Lillian community center. The meeting has been organized in response to questions from property...
August 26, 2014 - 11:10pm
May 8, 2014
Commentary: Supreme Court rules 5-4 on public meeting prayer
Ever since the Supreme Court ruled organized prayer and Bible study in public schools unconstitutional in the early 1960s, conservative Christians...
May 8, 2014 - 1:00am