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March 13, 2018
Sheriff says no fatalities in 'horrific crash' between Hancock school van, semi
March 13, 2018 - 12:32am
March 12, 2018
Update 8:15 p.m.: Hancock school van driver, at least 2 students transported after crash
March 12, 2018 - 8:37pm
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon speaks to Ken Heitzman’s history class Friday morning at Willmar Senior High School. Students in the class were able to ask Secretary Simon about his experience in politics and how to become more involved as younger citizens.
Election security is top of mind for state Secretary of State
March 12, 2018 - 6:35am
March 10, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Sophomore Lydia Meier, left, senior John Seerden, and senior Annie Schaefbauer are among the student organizers for the walkout planned Wednesday at Willmar Senior High School. The goals of the walkout – which will be held on the one-month anniversary of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida – are to raise awareness of gun violence in schools and to honor the 17 victims killed in Florida.
Willmar students plan to participate in National School Walkout
March 10, 2018 - 6:42am
March 5, 2018
Update: No travel advisory is cancelled for southwestern Minnesota
March 5, 2018 - 5:20pm
March 2, 2018
Ridgewater interim president plans to resign
March 2, 2018 - 11:41am
February 23, 2018
Benson supports power plant closing, says biomass never fulfilled promise
February 23, 2018 - 6:39am
February 17, 2018
Records published Feb. 17
February 17, 2018 - 6:04am
February 16, 2018
Spicer man injured in car-semi crash Thursday
February 16, 2018 - 12:28pm
Two rescued from partially submerged car on Lac qui Parle
February 16, 2018 - 11:01am
February 15, 2018
Man arrested after standoff in Milroy
February 15, 2018 - 11:40am
February 13, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Voters in Chippewa County voted in a special referendum to decide whether to make the positions of auditor/treasurer and recorder appointed rather than elected.
Chippewa County voters narrowly approve appointed posts
February 13, 2018 - 8:49pm
February 6, 2018
The Friends of Fort Ridgely group has voted to suspend operations. The group was unsuccessful in its efforts to save the Fort Ridgely State Park golf course. (Submitted)
Friends of Fort Ridgely group suspends operations
February 6, 2018 - 6:38pm
Suspect charged in Montevideo car wash burglary
February 6, 2018 - 7:23am
January 31, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune

District 16 Sen. Gary Dahms, R-Redwood Falls, told constituents Monday at a Granite Falls town hall meeting that more money will be needed up front before a Montevideo veterans home project may move forward.
Push for Monte vets home faces new funding challenge
January 31, 2018 - 10:41pm