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Estimated 30 protesters remain in Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp after closure, officers monitoring
Minn. nursing facility staffer fired for theft after getting caught in sting
Treasury's Mnuchin says wants "very significant" tax reform passed by August
Fox News veteran Alan Colmes dies at 66
Ireland passes law to make buying sex a crime
Timberwolves' Thibodeau hasn't found trade he likes 'at this point'
Red-hot Gophers upset No. 24 Maryland, win 6th straight
Local Roundup: Warrior teams win two on Wednesday
Twins' Sano working to put down roots at third base
Santana on track to start season opener
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
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
Reader News: Diaper Bears for Hope Pregnancy Center
Roger "Billy" Schlueter
Donald "Donnie" Clausen
Gladys M. Torbenson
Donna M. Goff
Tribune Editorial: Willmar City Council makes a good Holland decision
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Cartoon by Bruce Plante for Feb. 23
Minnesota Opinion: Kill Legislature's ridiculous secret-meeting exemption
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
February 18, 2017
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Cartoon by Dave Granlund Dave Granlund is a nationally syndicated cartoonist based in Minnesota. Editorial cartoon feedback can be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org....
February 18, 2017 - 1:00am
February 5, 2017
Cook: Making tracks up a North Shore stream
It wasn't long into our little push up a frozen North Shore stream that one of my snowshoes broke through to open water. Hmmm. Dark, wet, but...
February 5, 2017 - 12:47pm
February 3, 2017
Laskiainen, one of oldest ethnic fests in U.S., marks 80 years in tiny MN community
PALO, Minn. — Start with a tub of snow. Add water and stir until nice and slushy. Pack, pack, pack. Repeat. That's the recipe for a solid...
February 3, 2017 - 10:50am
February 1, 2017
Unlikely strategy secures Beargrease title: Anderson wins for a third time
RICE LAKE, Minn. — A funny thing happened on the way to the finish of the 2017 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon: a race broke out. With...
February 1, 2017 - 9:14pm
January 30, 2017
'It's because of the dogs'
ON THE GUNFLINT TRAIL, Minn. — To anthropomorphize is to apply human characteristics to animals. There's a lot of this that goes on during...
January 30, 2017 - 11:12pm
January 10, 2017
Treacherous travel: Freezing rain, snow and wind create problems Tuesday for motorists
WILLMAR — Freezing rain followed by a heavy dose of snow and northwest winds that gusted to 35 mph caused travel problems Tuesday in west...
January 10, 2017 - 10:58pm
Schools close early as wind whips up new snow
WILLMAR – A number of schools in west central Minnesota have already closed – or will be closing early today – as weather and driving conditions...
January 10, 2017 - 12:27pm
Travel alert: Freezing rain and snow will be followed by high winds today
WILLMAR – Freezing rain followed by a heavy dose of snow that could last until noon is causing travel problems for morning commuters in the...
January 10, 2017 - 9:03am
January 9, 2017
Public reminded not to push snow onto roads
WILLMAR—The Kandiyohi County Public Works Department reminds the public that it is unlawful to deposit snow on or next to a public highway...
January 9, 2017 - 2:25pm
January 6, 2017
Winter storm hits South with rare snowfall
ATLANTA—A storm packing heavy snow, sleet and freezing rain hit the U.S. South on Friday, Jan. 6, bringing winter weather to a region unaccustomed...
January 6, 2017 - 10:11pm
January 3, 2017
Travel conditions dicey -- MnDOT urges caution
WILLMAR – Travel is proving to be tricky in parts of west central Minnesota this morning. Several area school districts, including Willmar...
January 3, 2017 - 9:53am
December 27, 2016
Helmets for sledding? Some experts say yes
Safety experts advise parents to put helmets on their children for a variety of activities, and now, some say it's time to add sledding to that...
December 27, 2016 - 1:59pm
December 21, 2016
'Crippling storm' potential could impact Christmas travel plans
FARGO—The potential for a "crippling storm" this Christmas holiday weekend could cause travel problems throughout the region. A big weather...
December 21, 2016 - 9:55am
December 15, 2016
Significant snowfall on the way for west central Minn.
WILLMAR — This coming weekend is shaping up to be snowy and cold for south central and southern Minnesota, as the National Weather Service...
December 15, 2016 - 11:14am
December 11, 2016
Weekend snow to be followed by bone-chilling cold
WILLMAR — Several inches of new snow fell over west central Minnesota over the weekend, making roads slick and resulting in numerous accidents....
December 11, 2016 - 9:10pm