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Community steps forward to help as water recedes
From digging to grain bins, farmers face varied dangers
Tractor roll bars help save lives in most common farm accidents
Milan dedicates new Liberty Bell
Video: Moving history down the road
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
NLS volleyball team wins two at Albany Invite
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
Molitor proceeding with caution on Mauer return
Maybe Bridgewater should just take a knee until Week 1
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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
Harris P. Hinderaker
William "Bill" Bradford
William R. Heitke
Roland E. "Rollie" Swenson
Minnesota Opinion: The long wait for mental health care needs fixing
Thomas: Abolishing 'man' at Princeton
Klinger: Where Has All the Money for Our Schools Gone?
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Commentary: Trump 'charm' offensive will not work with women
Willmar dog park anniversary celebration cancelled due to high number of mosquitoes
May 19, 2016
Steinbach joining Stingers coaching staff
WILLMAR — Former Major League Baseball All-Star catcher Terry Steinbach is joining the Willmar Stingers coaching staff this season. Steinbach...
May 19, 2016 - 12:12am
February 22, 2016
Strong crowd and a special guest are on hand for annual Bowl for Rice Hospice
WILLMAR - Barry, a very tall bear, rolls a frame Saturday at Kandi Entertainment Center during the 33rd annual Bowl for Rice Hospice. Despite...
February 22, 2016 - 6:55am
August 10, 2015
Video: Bill Taunton at Taunton Stadium
WILLMAR — The Duluth Huskies owned Willmar in their first five meetings this season, posting a 4-1 record against the Stingers. But Willmar...
August 10, 2015 - 12:00am
June 30, 2015
Video: Recognizing the area’s best
New London-Spicer’s Shane Zylstra, left, and Morris/Chokio-Alberta’s Lauren Reimers were recognized as the Tribune’s 2015 Hengstler-Ranweiler...
June 30, 2015 - 12:00am
June 9, 2015
Two former Stingers get selected in MLB Draft
WILLMAR — Two former Willmar Stingers were selected during the second day of the 2015 Major League Baseball draft on Tuesday. Alabama sophomore outfielder Casey Hughston went to the Pittsburgh Pirates in the third round, 96th overall, and Pepperdine junior infielder Hutton Moyer...
June 9, 2015 - 11:45pm
May 28, 2015
Video: 2015 Stingers
From California, to New Mexicao to Alabama and Meeker County these are the 2015 Willmar Stingers.
May 28, 2015 - 8:14pm
July 11, 2014
Rox score 6 late runs to shock Stingers
WILLMAR — Things were looking good late for the Willmar Stingers to stretch their winning streak to four games Thursday. But the visiting St....
July 11, 2014 - 10:16am
June 20, 2014
Baker Field sits as a duck pond, Stinger game tonight postponed
June 20, 2014 - 2:08pm
June 15, 2014
Pick your favorite Stinger contest
Click here to enter or view our Pick Your Favorite Stinger Contest. Pick your favorite player in five categories.
June 15, 2014 - 12:00am
June 11, 2014
Council Finance Committee OKs Stingers lease renewal
WILLMAR — A City Council committee is recommending the council renew the five-year lease with the Willmar Stingers for the team’s use of Baker Diamond-Bill Taunton Stadium. The current five-year lease with the Northwoods League Inc. and Willmar Baseball LLC (Willmar Stingers)...
June 11, 2014 - 11:14pm
January 17, 2014
Celebrating West Central Minnesota baseball, past and present
Photo 1: Former Willmar Stingers now playing professional baseball, from left, Sean Dwyer, Jordan Smith and Jacob Barnes. The trio was on hand...
January 17, 2014 - 11:50pm
January 6, 2014
Inaugural West Central Baseball Hall of Fame banquet set for Jan. 17
WILLMAR — The Willmar Stingers and the Kandiyohi County Historical Society have finalized the date for the upcoming Winter BBQ and inaugural West Central Baseball Hall of Fame Banquet. The event will be held on Friday, Jan. 17 at the Willmar Conference Center. Doors will open...
January 6, 2014 - 10:44pm
June 14, 2013
Stingers lend a helping hand
WILLMAR — A local couple received A Brush With Kindness this week, thanks to Habitat for Humanity of West Central Minnesota and the Willmar...
June 14, 2013 - 11:22pm
June 11, 2013
Mankato cools off Stingers
MANKATO — The Willmar Stingers remained in a tie for first place in the Northwoods League’s Northern Division Tuesday even after striking out 13 times and surrendering 18 hits to Mankato in the MoonDogs’ 9-4 win at Franklin Rogers Park. Waterloo also lost Tuesday, 8-2 to...
June 11, 2013 - 11:48pm
May 31, 2013
Stingers shut out Thunder Bay
WILLMAR — A strikeout doesn’t often spark a rally, but it did for the Willmar Stingers in their 4-0 win over the Thunder Bay Border Cats...
May 31, 2013 - 12:13am