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A warm winter
RITALKA Inc. and Specialty Systems of Willmar to expand to Watertown, South Dakota
Dayton proposes budget
State Highway 23 proposal meeting draws big crowd
College Women's Basketball: Gophers paying for slow starts
Prep Wrestling Roundup: NLS clubs Warriors
Boys Hockey: Stars soar past Storm 7-0
Girls Hockey Roundup
Nordic Skiing: 2 Cardinals earn honors at CLC meet
Live blog: Golden Globe Awards tonight via Wctrib.com
‘Birdman’ wins top honor from actors in march toward Oscars
'Birdman,' 'Budapest Hotel' lead Oscar nominations
Believe it or not: A tree felled in Madison, Minnesota, can land in Florida
Forum Communications names Ronquist publisher of Duluth News Tribune
In surprise move, Target to pull out of Canada
Elmond Donald Eugene Ekblad
Scott M. Edman
Joel R. Mendoza
Taste: A little home comfort
Huseby — Schwaegerl
Arends — Fettig
Tanico — Gunvalson
Brink — Kubesh
Midwest Opinion: The nickname key: What’s best for UND?
Letter: Upper Midwest takes good care of veterans
Midwest Opinion: Affront to common sense to regulate Duluth’s seed library as dealer
Midwest Opinion: DNR finds retention alone can’t provide flood protection in Fargo-Moorhead
Letter: Why we must preserve the Martin Luther King holiday
Hoopster in training
Jack Jensen, 1, seems to have a handle on this basketball thing. Jensen, the son of MACCRAY assistant basketball coach Adam Jensen and wife Hallie, played around on the court between games at the Bremer Bank Holiday Classic on Saturday at Willmar High School. “He’s kind of a natural,”...
December 28, 2014 - 11:06pm
December 25, 2014
Area Holiday Tournament Schedules
BOYS BASKETBALL Bremer Holiday Classic At Willmar High School Friday’s Games MACCRAY vs. New London-Spicer, 2 p.m. Sauk Centre vs. Windom, 4 p.m. Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa vs. BOLD, 6 p.m. Benson vs. Willmar, 8 p.m. Saturday’s Games BOLD vs. Windom, 2 p.m. Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa...
December 25, 2014 - 10:31pm
December 1, 2014
Be a picker in our High School Basketball Picks Contest
Make your weekly picks in our High School Basketball Picks Contest.
December 1, 2014 - 12:01am
November 17, 2014
Wild earn pair of 1-goal wins
ST. PAUL — Defenseman Marco Scandella scored 1:01 into overtime and Zach Parise tallied twice in the first period as host Minnesota overcame squandering a three-goal lead to rally to win its third in a row by edging Winnipeg 4-3 Sunday. Parise, who missed his team’s last five...
November 17, 2014 - 6:10am
Mavericks overwhelm Wolves
DALLAS — The Dallas Mavericks and Minnesota Timberwolves are rapidly heading in different directions in the rugged Western Conference. The Mavs coasted to their seventh win in 10 games, wasting little time Saturday night in opening a double-digit lead and sending the Wolves skidding...
November 17, 2014 - 6:10am
November 16, 2014
College Football: Second-half surge ignites Ohio State past Gophers
MINNEAPOLIS — Buoyed by Saturday’s strong performance in defeat to Ohio State, the Gophers remained unwilling to float along with the concept of a moral victory — or even concede that the Buckeyes were the better team. Minnesota remained hungry to prove it belongs in the...
November 16, 2014 - 11:41pm
Girls Hockey: Cardinals edge Fergus Falls in CLC opener
WILLMAR — Shelby Schneider scored a late power-play goal, assisted by Amelia Amon, to cap Willmar’s 4-3 win over Fergus Falls Saturday in the Central Lakes Conference opener for both squads. Riley Schneider scored 57 seconds into the game to give Willmar (1-0, 2-1) a quick...
November 16, 2014 - 11:40pm
College Wrestling: Warriors’ Meyer, Revier get 3 wins each at DWU Open
MITCHELL, S.D. — Matt Meyer at 157 pounds and Zach Revier at 165 had three wins each for Ridgewater at the 28-team Dakota Wesleyan University Open Saturday. Revier won his first three matches — all by decision — to reach the semifinals. Revier was then major decisioned and...
November 16, 2014 - 11:39pm
September 21, 2014
Willmar-area sports-related concussion rates mirror state trend
WILLMAR — About 8 percent of area student-athletes suffered a sports-related concussion last year and several had symptoms that lingered for...
news / local
September 21, 2014 - 11:02pm
September 16, 2014
Dayton, Franken protest Peterson's reinstatement
With public pressure growing, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and Sen. Al Franken both said Tuesday that the Vikings should not have reinstated running back Adrian Peterson to play after he was charged with child abuse last week in Texas.
news / state
September 16, 2014 - 11:29pm
September 15, 2014
Vikings say Peterson will play, Peterson says he's 'not a child abuser'
The Minnesota Vikings announced Monday that Adrian Peterson will return to practice this week and play in Sunday’s game at New Orleans despite having been indicted last week in Texas on a felony charge of injury to a child. That was followed by Peterson releasing a statement that...
news / state
September 15, 2014 - 11:18pm
September 12, 2014
Vikings' Adrian Peterson charged with injury of a child, report says
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has been indicted in Montgomery County, Texas, on charges of injury to a child, and a warrant has been issued for his arrest.
news / state
September 12, 2014 - 9:03pm
September 8, 2014
Area Roundup: Cardinal boys soccer thumps Hutch
WILLMAR — The Willmar boys soccer team dominated Hutchinson, allowing just one shot on goal — which led to an own-goal in the first two minutes — and won 3-1 in a non-conference match on Saturday in Hutchinson. Willmar’s Nick McLouth scored the tying goal in the 26th minute...
sports / prep
September 8, 2014 - 4:45pm
August 25, 2014
Vikings: Matt Cassel will start regular-season opener
St. Paul Pioneer Press In an expected move, FOX Sports reported Monday morning that Vikings players have been informed Matt Cassel will start at quarterback to open the regular season. Cassel has been battling rookie Teddy Bridgewater for the starting job. It’s expected...
sports / pro
August 25, 2014 - 11:38am