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With few races, Minnesota primary turnout in August likely small
High court race is a Minnesota question
Eden Valley farmer elected to National Corn Growers Board
Poll: Trump trails by 6 points after DNC
Vikings & fine art come together in new stadium
UPDATE: Glenwood/Lowry reaches state title game
Stanley Cup to meet Stanley car in Minnesota
G/L Legion marches ahead at state
Getting it right
Stingers rebound to clobber Bucks
Judge dismisses 29 claims to late musician Prince's estate
Small town Lake Lillian gears up for big time production
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
ASTRO BOB: Getting stung by a 'scorpion' can be a beautiful thing
The search for a world-record lake trout
Johnson -- Haverly
Quisberg -- Larson
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
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
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
David L. Lake
Joan M. Caspers
Esther Helen Iverson
Parker: Are we all Democrats this year?
Dionne: Hillary takes the fight to Trump
Thomas: Hillary's recycled speech
Obama: Continuity we can believe in
Will: Mike Pence the pliable
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
January 3, 2013
Fundraiser features Jordan Smith
Jordan Smith, the Cleveland Indians’ outstanding young prospect from Willmar, will be the featured guest at a morning fundraiser Jan. 19 at Willmar Community Center on North Highway 71/23. Proceeds from the Dad's Belgian Waffles breakfast from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. will benefit the...
January 3, 2013 - 11:24pm