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Winter slows St. Croix River bridge construction
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson to run for 14th term in 2016
Gov. Dayton releases his state budget for next two years
Former oil company managers get six months time for embezzling $200,000
Four cars drop into lakes in Cass County
USXC race cancelled
Seahawks' Lynch: 'I'm here so I won't get fined'
Passionate Patriots owner Kraft speaks about 'Deflategate'
Seahawks' setup favored by Carroll
Girls Basketball Roundup: KMS keeps Benson searching for first win
Live blog: Golden Globe Awards tonight via Wctrib.com
‘Birdman’ wins top honor from actors in march toward Oscars
'Birdman,' 'Budapest Hotel' lead Oscar nominations
Believe it or not: A tree felled in Madison, Minnesota, can land in Florida
Forum Communications names Ronquist publisher of Duluth News Tribune
In surprise move, Target to pull out of Canada
Kenneth W. Anderson
Alec J. Stands
Louis H. Hanson
Leland A. Hanson
Taste: A little home comfort
Huseby — Schwaegerl
Arends — Fettig
Tanico — Gunvalson
Brink — Kubesh
Midwest Opinion: The nickname key: What’s best for UND?
Letter: Upper Midwest takes good care of veterans
Midwest Opinion: Affront to common sense to regulate Duluth’s seed library as dealer
Midwest Opinion: DNR finds retention alone can’t provide flood protection in Fargo-Moorhead
Letter: Why we must preserve the Martin Luther King holiday
April 20, 2009
news / region
April 20, 2009 - 12:00am
February 18, 2009
Letter: Put the NL-S community first
It is starting to look like the New London-Spicer School Board and administrator are helping a new bus company that is not based locally win the transportation contract. They are offering to build the buildings to store the buses on school property and lease them to the new company...
opinion / letters
February 18, 2009 - 12:00am
January 20, 2009
Local residents travel to capitol to get up-close look at history in the making
Kristen Lundquist started watching the career of Barack Obama in 2004. The Willmar native will follow it one more step today when she attends Obama's inauguration as president of the United States. Lundquist said she will be thrilled to witness such a moment in history. For Shane...
local / news
January 20, 2009 - 12:00am
December 24, 2008
Commentary: Obama took a risk worth taking in his Warren invite
WASHINGTON -- By inviting Pastor Rick Warren to give the inaugural invocation, President-elect Barack Obama has alienated some of his friends on the left.
December 24, 2008 - 12:00am
December 10, 2008
Letter: Saving an unwanted puppy
On his way home from work two weeks ago, my husband noticed a puppy chasing cars on the road. Concerned for the dog's safety, he stopped to check if he had a collar for a name or phone number but found nothing. He decided to bring the dog with him to ask area residents if they had...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
October 31, 2008
Letter: A nation at a crossroad
For almost 200 years the Supreme Court of the United States affirmed that this is a Christian nation. But in 1962 things changed. America began to turn its back on God. The Supreme Court, without any precedent, banned this prayer from the New York school system: "Almighty God, we...
October 31, 2008 - 12:00am
April 9, 2008
Supporters of Westwind proposal have their say at City Council meeting
WILLMAR -- Supporters of the embattled Westwind Estates housing project had their say at Monday night's Willmar City Council meeting. Housing project supporters and opponents on the eight-member council are evenly split.
April 9, 2008 - 12:00am
January 23, 2008
City Council fails to overturn Planning Commission's approval of conditional use permit for housing development
WILLMAR -- The Willmar City Council on a 4-4 vote Tuesday night failed to overturn the Planning Commission's approval of a conditional use permit for a low-to-moderate income housing development opposed by neighboring homeowners. As a result of the council's vote, Mayor Les Heitke...
January 23, 2008 - 12:00am