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Willmar Municipal Utilities struggles to stockpile coal
Former Willmar teacher charged for allegedly striking student
On national stage, Franken highlights diversity in Willmar
NLS opens bids for $20.6M construction project
Minnesota family rescues bald eagle tangled in rope
Freeman's four hits, five RBIs fuel Braves' 9-7 win
Towns embracing Minnesota as home
Peterson helping teammates set sights on Super Bowl
Stingers can't catch Express
NFL Notebook: Gordon reinstated, then suffers injury
Small town Lake Lillian gears up for big time production
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Anita "Ricky" Hoyt
Harvey Lee Peterson
Harry E. Lindbloom
Audrey O. Forkrud
Will: The path ahead for Hillary Clinton
Commentary: For Trump to Lose, GOP must let Clinton win
Commentary: Trump: Seeking victory through fear
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
Sheriff's office investigating Zorbaz robbery as false report
June 19, 2015
Thousands in Seattle area lose power when naked woman crashes into utility pole
SEATTLE (Reuters) - More than 4,000 people in a Seattle suburb lost power on Friday after a woman driving naked crashed her car into a utility pole, police said. There were live power wires down on the car when a police sergeant came across the crash scene in Shoreline, just north...
June 19, 2015 - 3:55pm
March 18, 2014
News helicopter crashes in downtown Seattle, at least two dead
SEATTLE -- A news helicopter crashed and burst into flames in downtown Seattle on Tuesday, killing two people on board and setting cars on...
March 18, 2014 - 1:21pm
May 23, 2013
I-5 bridge collapses north of Seattle; people in water
MOUNT VERNON, Wash. (AP) — An Interstate 5 bridge over a river north of Seattle collapsed Thursday evening, dumping vehicles and people...
May 23, 2013 - 11:23pm
March 13, 2013
Editorial: Harvin wore out welcome at Vikes
Wide receiver Percy Harvin wore out his welcome with the Minnesota Vikings and was traded to the Seattle Seahawks. The issue with Harvin is as explosive as he was on the field, he was almost as detrimental off the field. While not as disruptive as Randy Moss was during his 7-year...
March 13, 2013 - 6:00am
March 11, 2013
Vikings' wide receiver Harvin is being traded to Seattle
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Percy Harvin is on his way to Seattle to join the Seahawks. The Minnesota Vikings have agreed to trade the unhappy receiver...
March 11, 2013 - 5:11pm
August 31, 2011
Carlson to miss entire season
By Tim Booth AP Sports Writer RENTON, Wash. -- Litchfield, Minn., native John Carlson was already being challenged to earn his spot back in...
August 31, 2011 - 12:33am
August 5, 2011
Seahawks see Carlson-Miller combination as double-trouble for opponents
The Seattle Seahawks added Pro Bowler Zach Miller to their roster on Tuesday giving head coach Pete Carroll a pair of pass-catching tight ends. John...
August 5, 2011 - 12:00am
March 14, 2011
Carlson named to Seahawks' anniversary team
SEATTLE -- Despite having played only three NFL seasons, Litchfield native John Carlson was named to the Seattle Seahawks' 35th anniversary team. "I'm...
March 14, 2011 - 12:00am
January 20, 2011
Carlson reflects on getting KO'd in playoff game
After getting knocked out just four minutes into his second NFL playoff game Sunday, Seattle Seahawks tight end John Carlson was able to find...
January 20, 2011 - 12:00am
January 18, 2011
Carlson released from Chicago hospital
Seattle Seahawks tight end John Carlson, a Litchfield native, returned to Seattle Monday after he suffered a concussion in Sunday's NFC divisional playoff loss to the Chicago Bears. A team spokesman said Monday that Carlson and teammate Marcus Trufant had been released from the hospital...
January 18, 2011 - 12:00am
January 17, 2011
Carlson hospitalized overnight after head injury, expected to fly home Monday
Update 2 p.m.
January 17, 2011 - 2:00pm
January 16, 2011
Seahawks' Carlson gets concussion; will be hospitalized overnight
UPDATED CHICAGO - Seattle Seahawks tight end John Carlson, a Litchfield native, and cornerback Marcus Trufant were taken from the field on carts after getting concussions during Sunday's playoff loss to the Chicago Bears. Coach Pete Carroll said both players were hospitalized and...
January 16, 2011 - 5:18pm
January 8, 2011
Numbers down, but Carlson's not
Passes aren't coming his way as they were in his two previous seasons in the National Football League, but don't expect to hear any discouraging...
January 8, 2011 - 12:00am
December 11, 2010
Carlson expecting to play on Sunday
Seattle Seahawks tight end John Carlson, a native of Litchfield, told the Tribune that he is expecting to play Sunday against the San Francisco 49ers. Carlson, in his third NFL season, strained his hip flexor last week in practice and missed last Sunday's game against the Carolina...
December 11, 2010 - 12:00am
August 2, 2010
Twins win eighth straight game
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Francisco Liriano matched a season high with 11 strikeouts, Jason Kubel snapped out of a slump with a three-run double Sunday...
August 2, 2010 - 12:00am