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Indonesia says missing AirAsia plane could be at 'bottom of sea'
Hoopster in training
Births published Dec. 29
Records published Dec. 28
New state policies encourage adoption
Vikings finish season by upending lowly Bears
NFL: Jim Harbaugh, 49ers part ways
Boys Basketball: Willmar whips Wildcats
Boys Basketball: MACCRAY’s surge sparked by Asche
Boys Basketball Roundup: BBE slams Benson
After slogging through a mammoth roster of fabulous tunes, the Tribune’s musical misfits are back with their songs of the year list
New London, Minn., Little Theatre gets a facelift
History-oriented films top SAG nominations
Christmas classic opens tonight at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minnesota
Latest issue of Business 2 Business is available online
Betty Lou Haats
Edmund R. Koppy
Richard A. Cain
Earl N. Schultz
James E. Rowberg
Toast the new year with a Champagne-tasting party
Schmidt — Hagen
Peterson — Spanier
Slagter — Sportel
Raatz — Kinney
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Letter: Bob Enos has extreme views
Letter: No inconsistency by BNSF
Midwest Opinion: Nomination for Norway displayed a poor choice
Editorial: A little bit of help goes a long way
February 23, 2012
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
opinion / cartoons
February 23, 2012 - 12:00am
November 8, 2011
Nationwide test of Emergency Alert System at 1 p.m. Wednesday
CHICAGO -- A nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System is slated for 1 p.m. Wednesday. It's the first such test to be conducted nationwide. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency, in cooperation with the Federal Communications Commission...
news / nation
November 8, 2011 - 12:50pm
October 26, 2010
Teachers at city schools learning to work with test results
WILLMAR -- Teachers in Willmar's schools have found a number of ways to use information from the standardized tests their students take each year. Teachers and administrators from Willmar's four school buildings spoke at a Willmar School Board workshop session Monday afternoon. The...
news / local / education
October 26, 2010 - 12:00am
September 18, 2010
Lohan fails court-ordered drug test
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Lindsay Lohan has failed a court-ordered drug and alcohol screening test and could face a probation violation that might land her back in jail. A person familiar with the case, who declined to be identified because of the sensitivity of the matter, confirmed...
September 18, 2010 - 7:05am
July 2, 2009
Scores hold steady in standardized testing for reading, math in Minn.
Minnesota students as a whole scored about the same on reading and math tests in 2009 as they did in 2008. But that won't be good enough to keep more than half the state's school districts from being labeled as underperforming under the federal No Child Left Behind education law. The...
news / local / region / state
July 2, 2009 - 12:00am
May 5, 2009
Commentary: A litmus test that counts
As the time approaches for President Obama to choose a successor to Justice David Souter, the term "litmus test" will be heard throughout the land. The White House will deny applying any such thing, but the nominee will undoubtedly be chosen according to where she stands on abortion,...
opinion / commentary
May 5, 2009 - 12:00am
December 1, 2008
Students and teachers nervous about math test
WILLMAR -- Their heads nodded in unison. Yes, the high school juniors know about the math test they must take in April. And no, they don't think...
local / education
December 1, 2008 - 12:00am