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'I knew it was him': Minnesotan was first responder on scene of crash that killed teen son
Willmar Police ask for public's help identifying theft suspects
Two arrested with 117 grams of meth, $1,700 during Minn. traffic stop
Feds find MNsure tech vulnerabilities, but state says they are fixed
Independent study film focuses on immigrant students
Wild stay unbeaten at home, trip up Maple Leafs
Section 5A could be dogfight as postseason looms
WCT daily schedule
Ridgewater takes two on Crossover's first day
Willmar riding win streak into postseason
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
Lady Gaga to perfom Super Bowl halftime show
Meander weekend features celebration of art, community
As 2017 looms, time to review your Medicare coverage
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
The prairie chicken is featured on Northland Outdoors TV
Fast food influence kids' soda and calorie choices
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Lorraine M. Essler
Arnold "Arnie" Muench
Fran Hussong letter: Ahmann is part of the problem
Gene Schneider letter: Asmus is clear choice in Ward 2
Marlys Schafer letter: Don't vote for self-interest groups
Kent Syverson letter: Keep the 19th Amendment
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July 11, 2016
Kandiyohi Racing Association charged in 2015 fireworks incident at Willmar race track
WILLMAR -- The Kandi Racing Association is now facing multiple charges related to a June 2015 fireworks display at the KRA Speedway in Willmar...
July 11, 2016 - 8:13pm
February 26, 2016
Vintage snowmobiles will race on a 'spring-like day'
WILLMAR - The 1st Vintage Race and Show on Upper Foot Lake Saturday will be held in unseasonably warm temps on Lower Foot Lake. The forecast...
February 26, 2016 - 3:46pm
February 8, 2016
'Behind-the-scenes' guy in Kandiyohi County snowmobile racing story getting his due
SPICER - A black dirt farmer from Kandiyohi County is about to be recognized for what he has accomplished when white powder covers the landscape,...
February 8, 2016 - 9:03am
August 22, 2015
Decade of dominance may soon come to pass for talented female BMX racer
It’s overcast, the air thick and close, the friable track thirsting for the forecast rain. Kaitlyn Anfinson pulls into a nearby lot in a silver...
August 22, 2015 - 5:00am
July 30, 2015
Shane Sabraski, above right, of Rice in 7A has the inside track on Wade Skindelien of New London during a Midwest Mod heat Thursday at KRA Speedway...
July 30, 2015 - 11:37pm
July 27, 2015
Gordon leaves Indy with bad finish, great memories
INDIANAPOLIS — A Lap 50 crash, after Clint Bowyer spun in front of him, knocked Jeff Gordon for a loop in Sunday’s Crown Royal presents the Jeff Kyle 400 at The Brickyard, his last race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway as a full-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver.
July 27, 2015 - 11:33pm
July 6, 2015
Spectacular Daytona crash concerns drivers
The spectacular and terrifying last-lap crash that sent Austin Dillon’s car airborne into the catch fence has drivers and fans concerned after...
July 6, 2015 - 10:55pm
August 17, 2014
NASCAR: Gordon wins at Michigan
BROOKLYN, Mich. — Jeff Gordon got out in front of Joey Logano on a restart just inside 20 laps to go in the Pure Michigan 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series on Sunday and remained up front the rest of the way to claim his third win of the season. “It wasn’t easy,” Gordon said....
August 17, 2014 - 7:51pm
August 13, 2014
The August/September edition of Live it! is now available online
The lastest edition of Live it!, the Tribune's lifestyle magazine, is available online. This issue features three women involved in racing, both on the tracks and behind-the-scenes. You can also pick up a copy of the magazine from most gas stations, convenience stores and business...
August 13, 2014 - 5:07pm
August 3, 2014
Earnhardt wins at Pocono
LONG POND, Pa. — Dale Earnhardt Jr. took the lead from Greg Biffle with 13 laps remaining in the GoBowling.com 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Pocono Raceway on Sunday and maintained his lead on a late restart with three laps to go to claim the win. It was Earnhardt’s third...
August 3, 2014 - 10:10pm
July 14, 2014
The late Charlie Nelson to be honored Thursday
WILLMAR — Charlie Nelson, who was found dead on Saturday in his home that is only blocks from the stock car track, will be honored before...
July 14, 2014 - 11:58pm
July 4, 2014
Mass 4-for-4 at Kandi races
WILLMAR — Dave Mass of East Bethel got his Fourth of July long weekend off to an impressive start winning two heats and two mains on Thursday...
July 4, 2014 - 11:21pm
June 27, 2014
Racing: Thells double trouble
Let me introduce the flyin’ Thell Brothers: Driving the canary-yellow OO is Kyle, age 22 … and piloting the raven 00t, is Keith, age 19. Kyle...
June 27, 2014 - 11:35pm
February 24, 2014
Earnhardt Jr. seized moment in Daytona 500
By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — In one crucially important respect, this was a different Dale Earnhardt Jr. In...
February 24, 2014 - 11:57pm
February 23, 2014
Earnhardt Jr. wins at Daytona
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Dale Earnhardt Jr. held off a late charge by Denny Hamlin to win his second Daytona 500 late Sunday night at Daytona...
February 23, 2014 - 11:20pm