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Records published Oct. 26
Trump comes out ahead in Willmar High School mock election
Safety coalition rewards drivers for buckling up
County Board candidates square off at forum
Renville County parks to close to motor vehicles in winter
Four-goal period sparks Wild to rout of Bruins
Ness runs wild in NLS victory
Prahl helps Dragons overcome Holdingford
Kluber, Indians blank Cubs in World Series opener
Cardinals preparing for stingy Northfield defense
1960's icon Bobby Vee dies at Minnesota care facility
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Now is the perfect time for houseplant tasks
Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
An Epic journey
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
Donna Mae Mathis
Dale Richard Rosengren Sr.
Dale R. Johnson
John G. Schmidt
Tribune 2016 Endorsement: Schwantes is the right choice for Willmar's Ward 1 seat
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Election letter deadline is Nov. 2
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
Presidential Endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
MACCRAY submits single-campus proposal to state
October 10, 2016
Man arrested for stabbing two people at Mall of America
Police arrested a 33-year-old Richfield man Sunday evening for allegedly stabbing two people at the Mall of America. A fight broke out about...
October 10, 2016 - 4:37pm
September 20, 2016
Willmar man recounts St. Cloud stabbing
It was a matter of seconds and small decisions. If Ryan Schliep, of Willmar, and his girlfriend, Jaylynn Patzoldt, of Spicer, had found the...
September 20, 2016 - 9:56pm
Ex-CIA agent: How the St. Cloud stabbing inquiry might unfold
ST. PAUL — After a man stabbed 10 people at a St. Cloud mall on Saturday, law enforcement officials needed to quickly determine whether the...
September 20, 2016 - 12:52pm
September 19, 2016
St. Cloud attacker grew up in Fargo, hits hard on Somali community
FARGO — In the wake of a random stabbing attack at a St. Cloud, Minn., mall over the weekend, Fargo's Somali community is trying to come...
September 19, 2016 - 11:36pm
Officials: No link found between St. Cloud stabbing suspect and terrorist group
ST. CLOUD, Minn.—No link has emerged between terrorist groups and the man who stabbed nine people in a St. Cloud mall Saturday night. St....
September 19, 2016 - 8:24pm
Willmar man among victims in St. Cloud mall attack
WILLMAR -- One of the nine victims in a stabbing attack Saturday night at the Crossroads Center in St. Cloud is from Willmar, officials said...
September 19, 2016 - 8:59am
September 18, 2016
Officer, suspect ID'd in Minnesota mall stabbings
ST. CLOUD, Minn.—The FBI is investigating the Crossroads Center knife attacks Saturday in St. Cloud, Minn., as "a potential act of terrorism." Nine...
September 18, 2016 - 3:52pm
Suspect in Minnesota mall stabbings killed by off-duty police officer
ST. CLOUD, Minn.—Eight people were injured and the suspect died at Crossroads Center on Saturday after an attack reported about 8:15 p.m. St....
September 18, 2016 - 1:16pm
Islamic State says Minnesota mall stabbing carried out by 'soldier'
ST. CLOUD - A man who wounded eight people in a knife attack on Saturday night at a mall here before he was shot dead by an off-duty police officer is a "soldier of the Islamic State," the militant group's news agency said.Recommended for youThe man, who was wearing a private security...
September 18, 2016 - 9:57am
September 12, 2016
Stabbing case dismissed against Montevideo man
MONTEVIDEO — Just months ago, Jorge Villatoro was jailed, facing three serious felony charges for first-, second- and third-degree assault...
September 12, 2016 - 9:31pm
June 22, 2016
Supreme Court rejects Montevideo man’s bid to withdraw guilty plea in killing of co-worker
Editor's note: This story has been updated to correct the name of the court. The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled in this matter. MONTEVIDEO --...
June 22, 2016 - 12:57pm
June 3, 2016
Pennock man sentenced for stabbing drug dealer after buying salt
WILLMAR — A Pennock man who accidentally paid $90 for a bag of salt in an apparent drug deal and retaliated by stabbing the dealer with a screwdriver...
June 3, 2016 - 11:29pm
March 4, 2016
Boy, 16, critical after stabbing outside Woodbury high school
WOODBURY -- A 16-year-old boy was in critical condition and two juvenile suspects were taken into custody after a stabbing Thursday night outside East Ridge High School in Woodbury. The violence broke out shortly before 9 p.m. after a section final basketball game between North St....
March 4, 2016 - 5:30am
February 8, 2016
Montevideo stabbing case to go to trial
MONTEVIDEO — A Chippewa County jury later this month will consider the second-degree murder charge against Michael Dean Grussing, 54, of Montevideo. He is accused of fatally stabbing his former roommate, Kevin Richardson, 44, Sept. 8. Grussing, wearing orange jail garb and both...
February 8, 2016 - 11:50pm
January 12, 2016
One man stabbed, second man arrested after apparent fight at Belgrade home
BELGRADE --The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office says a 38-year-old Belgrade man was stabbed early Tuesday morning in his home. According to a news release from Chief Deputy Bruce Bechtold, a sheriff’s deputy was dispatched to a home on the 400 block of Martin Avenue in Belgrade...
January 12, 2016 - 1:35pm