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Americans eat out less as higher menu prices take a bite from restaurant visits
WI man sentenced for cutting off woman's pinky in 'ritualistic memorial'
Index funds always better than picking stocks, Warren Buffett says
Defying the odds: Minnesota woman delivers baby that wasn't expected to live
As new wood materials become stronger, 'plyscrapers' challenge concrete and steel
DNR staff highlight need for Minn. license fee increase
Bemidji coach issues apology for prep hockey brawl with Brainerd
Boys Basketball: 'Jacks top MACCRAY
Palmer, Bryan share Honda Classic lead
Local Roundup: Wildcats bounce back with vengeance
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
'Fire & Ice': Diamond Edge figure skating show is Saturday, Sunday in Willmar
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Keith L. Kendall
Lawrence "Junior" Johnson, Jr.
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
Tribune Editorial: Willmar City Council makes a good Holland decision
June 20, 2014
Shots fired on Red Lake Reservation, law enforcement responding
REDBY -- Multiple law enforcement agencies including the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office and the Headwaters SWAT team are assisting Red Lake...
June 20, 2014 - 11:50am
November 1, 2013
Update 2: Police respond to incident at LAX
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police and paramedics surrounded a terminal on Friday at Los Angeles International Airport because of a reported shooting. Witness Brian Keech said he heard “about a dozen gunshots” from inside the security gate at Terminal 3. Los Angeles Fire Department...
November 1, 2013 - 12:25pm
Police respond to incident at LAX; reports of gunman
Reuters - The Los Angeles International Airport said on Friday that police were responding to an incident at the airport and California media reported that a gunman with a high powered rifle was shot by law enforcement. The airport said on social media that there was "an incident...
November 1, 2013 - 11:59am
October 24, 2012
Man arrested after shots fired in southeast Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- A 29-year-old Willmar man faces two felony charges for discharging a firearm in the city after allegedly shooting at least four bullets from a semiautomatic handgun late Tuesday evening. According to a news release from Willmar Police Chief David Wyffels, police were called...
October 24, 2012 - 11:30am
September 18, 2012
Appeals court affirms Diaz Evans conviction in Willmar, Minn., shooting incident
WILLMAR -- The state Court of Appeals has affirmed the conviction and sentencing of a 28-year-old Willmar man on multiple charges for an incident...
September 18, 2012 - 12:00am
September 10, 2011
It's flu shot time and supply is plentiful
WILLMAR -- If you plan to get an influenza shot this year, there's no time like the present. Local health providers and pharmacies such as Cub Foods and Walgreen's began offering the vaccine in August, and they say the supply is plentiful. "Get it done and cross it off your list,"...
September 10, 2011 - 12:00am
February 4, 2011
Two of three suspects enter pleas in burglary where shots fired as Willmar police arrive
WILLMAR -- Two of the three suspects involved in a home burglary last fall where responding Willmar police officers encountered gun fire entered pleas in district court today. Arcadio Salinas, Jr., 23, of Willmar, offered an Alford plea to a charge of aiding and abetting an attempted...
February 4, 2011 - 3:16pm
January 5, 2011
Shots fired at Bemidji newspaper building on New Year's Day
BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) -- Police are investigating after shots were fired at the building housing The Bemidji Pioneer early on New Year's Day. The newspaper says three employees were working inside the building when it was struck by bullets early Saturday, but no one was hurt. Pioneer...
January 5, 2011 - 10:15am
October 18, 2010
State Health Department reports first flu death of the season
State health officials are bracing for what they say could be a difficult year for the elderly in coping with influenza. Health officials said today that a woman in her 80s from southeastern Minnesota died last week from complications due to influenza. The Minnesota Department of...
October 18, 2010 - 11:06am
Arraignments delayed for suspects linked to shots fired at officer
WILLMAR -- The four men arrested for invading a home and firing shots at a Willmar police officer Wednesday evening now are expected to make their first court appearance Monday. According to Kandiyohi County Attorney Boyd Beccue, the assistant county attorney handling the case sought...
September 18, 2010 - 12:00am
September 17, 2010
Arraignments Monday for shooting suspects
WILLMAR -- The four men arrested for invading a home and firing shots on a Willmar Police officer Wednesday evening are expected to make their first court appearance Monday. According to Kandiyohi County Attorney Boyd Beccue, the assistant county attorney handling the case sought...
September 17, 2010 - 11:51am
September 16, 2010
Four men in jail after SE Willmar home invasion, shots fired at officer
WILLMAR -- Four men are being held in the Kandiyohi County Jail pending charges stemming from a Wednesday afternoon home invasion incident that escalated into the men firing shots at a Willmar Police officer. According to a news release from Willmar Police Chief David Wyffels, the...
September 16, 2010 - 9:02am
September 2, 2010
Local medical providers are getting prepared to offer 2010-11 version of the influenza vaccine to patients
Look for flu shots to start becoming available this month. Local medical providers are gearing up to offer the 2010-11 version of the annual...
September 2, 2010 - 12:00am
October 16, 2009
Officials: Flu shots on the way
WILLMAR -- If you haven't received a flu shot yet, you'll probably have to be patient a little longer. Local health providers used up most of their initial vaccine supply in September and are still waiting for the rest of their seasonal influenza vaccine to arrive. At Family Practice...
October 16, 2009 - 12:00am
December 8, 2008
Minnesota health officials say plenty of vaccine remains for those who have yet to get a shot this year
WILLMAR -- There's good news and good news. It's not too late to get a flu shot, and there's more than enough vaccine to go around. State health officials are hosting a last-ditch push this week to encourage people to get vaccinated for the upcoming influenza season. No influenza...
December 8, 2008 - 12:00am