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October 7, 2015
Midwest Opinion: Family farms must be safer to protect farmers
October 7, 2015 - 12:01am
October 6, 2015
Amtrak says it would suspend national rail service without safety extension
October 6, 2015 - 2:56pm
October 5, 2015
Law enforcement in Kandiyohi, Swift counties and Willmar plan extra seat belt enforcement Oct. 9-25
October 5, 2015 - 12:11am
September 10, 2015
Berry Pederson, left, of Shades of Paint Auto Body and Towing, and Jason Butler, of City Line Towing, place weights on two banners on the median of Minnesota Highway 23 and U.S. Highway 71 Business Wednesday afternoon.  (Rand Middleton | Tribune)play button
VIDEO: ‘Move Over’ for tow trucks
September 10, 2015 - 12:00am
September 8, 2015
MnDOT sets open house Thursday in Blomkest on plans for Highway 71/7 roundabout
September 8, 2015 - 12:06am
September 2, 2015
Trains sit in the rail yard in Willmar in this August file photo. U.S. Sen. Al Franken attended a forum on rail safety Wednesday. “We don’t want this all to depend on luck,” Franken said. (FILE | TRIBUNE)
Officials want better communication with railroads
September 2, 2015 - 11:28pm
MnDOT urges drivers to be careful this weekend
September 2, 2015 - 8:59pm
August 3, 2015
The intersection of U.S. Highway 71 and Minnesota Highway 7 will feature Kandiyohi County’s first roundabout as soon as the summer of 2017. MnDOT wants to construct it soon because roundabouts more effectively prevent traffic accidents. (Jacob Belgum | Tribune)
Roundabout to be constructed in 2017 at intersection of Hwys. 7, 71
August 3, 2015 - 12:35am
August 1, 2015
Trudy Heining of Atwater, left, talks to instructor Scott Beck while she participates in exercises during a recent motorcycle training session at Ridgewater College in Willmar. (Nicole Hovatter | tribune)play button
Motorcycle safety training recommended for even the most seasoned riders
August 1, 2015 - 12:15am
July 17, 2015
Kandiyohi County plans changes at intersection of fatal crash
July 17, 2015 - 12:32am
July 9, 2015
Lakes are safe despite recent infections, officials say
July 9, 2015 - 11:58pm
July 7, 2015
Cathy Velasquez Eberhart of St. Paul tells reporters Tuesday that a new group is working to get oil trains out of her city’s neighborhoods. (DON DAVIS | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Emergency managers want more railroad communications
July 7, 2015 - 10:56pm
June 19, 2015
Willmar PD receives $1,800 safety grant
June 19, 2015 - 12:18am
June 9, 2015
Gov. Mark Dayton talks with St. Paul Park Police Chief Mike Monahan Tuesday at the site of Sunday’s collision between a BNSF crude oil train and a semi-truck hauling flour. Newport City Council member Tom Ingemann (center) and St. Paul Park Fire Chief Kurk Lee look on. The incident sparked a renewed effort from local officials to improve safety in the rail corridor.(Emily Buss | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Oil train, semi collision renews rail safety talk
June 9, 2015 - 11:18pm
Encourage kids to follow basic safety guidelines online
June 9, 2015 - 11:09pm