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January 31, 2015
Downtown St. Paul is safe, police say as gang ‘enforcer’ is arrested in skyway assault
January 31, 2015 - 9:00am
October 30, 2014
No bones about it, it’s Halloween. This dog-gone presence greets trick-or-treaters at the corner of Seventh Street Southwest and Trott Avenue in Willmar. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
Halloween safety tips for the young and old
October 30, 2014 - 11:04pm
October 20, 2014
OSHA inspects Willmar’s Jennie-O plant
October 20, 2014 - 11:43pm
September 23, 2014
Dayton: North Dakota needs to make oil safer
September 23, 2014 - 11:20pm
September 3, 2014
Sheriff reminds people to walk, drive carefully
September 3, 2014 - 11:14pm
July 28, 2014
Benson cannot ticket trains blocking downtown intersections
July 28, 2014 - 11:14pm
A vehicle drives near the construction zone Monday on U.S. Highway 12 in Willmar. A new law takes effect Friday that will stiffen the fine for anyone speeding through a work zone such as this one in east Willmar or ignoring the instructions of road crews directing traffic. The change in the law aims to improve safety for roadside workers. (Tribune photo by Kyle Rozendaal)
New work zone fine takes effect Friday
July 28, 2014 - 11:13pm
July 11, 2014
An array of rodent poisons fills the shelves at the Running’s store in Willmar. Local veterinarians are urging the public to be aware of recent changes in rodenticide formulas and to take steps to reduce the risk of accidental pet poisoning. (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)
Unintended consequences: Change to safer formula of rodent poisons may be unexpectedly deadly for dogs
July 11, 2014 - 11:30pm
Kandiyohi County lifts no-wake advisories
July 11, 2014 - 11:26pm
Editorial: Oil-train safety starts right in the oil fields
July 11, 2014 - 6:00am
July 3, 2014
Have a safe, memorable July 4th weekend
July 3, 2014 - 9:12am
July 1, 2014
Tanker cars are shown Tuesday afternoon in the BNSF Railway yard in Willmar, as seen from the pedestrian bridge at Sixth Street Southeast. (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)
New Minn. rail regulations aim to enhance safety for increased shipments of oil by rail
July 1, 2014 - 10:54pm
June 29, 2014
In this undated photo, Justice, left, and Shelah Martinez pick out their favorite fireworks at the Galaxy Fireworks stand in Willmar. While the National Fire Prevention Agency would prefer consumers to not use fireworks, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety recently released a list of tips to make home firework shows safer and more enjoyable. The list also reminds residents of the legalities of being caught with illegal fireworks.  Tribune photo
For those caught using illegal fireworks, injuries could be the least of your concerns
June 29, 2014 - 11:37pm
June 22, 2014
Kandiyohi County deputies issue many warnings but sheriff satisfied with overall compliance with no wake advisory
June 22, 2014 - 11:13pm
June 20, 2014
MnDOT urges continued caution amid flooding
June 20, 2014 - 10:50pm