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Fewer applicants this time as Willmar PD seeks to fill officer position
Democrats in disarray on eve of convention to nominate Clinton
Rumor of BNSF backing out of Willmar railroad bypass project called 'ludicrous'
Paynesville man, 22, injured in motorcycle crash
UPDATED: Rural church near Sacred Heart destroyed by fire
Jed Carlson column: 'Rand Jr.' looks back on his sports icon
Roundup: Chuckers earn spot in County Line title game
Stingers sweep pair on Sunday
Richards lifts Glenwood past BOLD and into state tournament
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
Dahl -- Schow
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
Mark Donovan Goblirsch
Ardis "Rusty" Smith
Commentary: Latest VA fix creates new ills
Tribune Opinion: Willmar benefits from 'Moving Health Forward'
Letter: A credit to sports writing
Letter: Criticism of Peppin unwarranted
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
November 8, 2012
Farm Bureau: Cost of Thanksgiving dinner increases only slightly
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The cost of the classic Thanksgiving dinner of turkey, stuffing, cranberries, pumpkin pie and all the trimmings increased by less than one percent this year. According to the annual survey by the American Farm Bureau Federation, the average cost of this year's...
November 8, 2012 - 12:31pm
November 24, 2011
Thanksgiving Day meal at Redeemer Lutheran
The members of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Willmar, Minnesota serve their 7th annual Thanksgiving Day meal on Thursday, November 24, 2011.
November 24, 2011 - 12:56pm
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
November 24, 2011 - 12:45am
November 23, 2011
Commentary: We all have things to be thankful for this year
Thanksgiving Day remains a special holiday across America. It is an important time for family and for giving thanks for all our blessings. In...
November 23, 2011 - 12:00pm
Willmar, Minn., church to host Thanksgiving dinner
Redeemer Lutheran Church will host its seventh annual Thanksgiving dinner for the community on Thursday. Turkey and all the trimmings will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
November 23, 2011 - 11:45am
Editorial: Thursday is a day for thanks and family
Families across west central Minnesota will travel and gather together Thursday to celebrate Thanksgiving Day. It is a day for thanksgiving as well as good family, great food, especially fabulous turkey raised and processed right here in west central Minnesota. The first Pilgrims'...
November 23, 2011 - 12:00am
November 22, 2011
Nice weather expected for Thanksgiving
WILLMAR -- The weather should be cooperative for people who will be driving to Thanksgiving gatherings or looking for good deals on Black Friday. Wednesday and Thursday are expected to be sunny with high temperatures in the upper 40s in west central Minnesota, according to the National...
November 22, 2011 - 2:10pm
Minnesota officers declaring open season on impaired road turkeys this holiday
WILLMAR -- Area law enforcement officers, along with Twin Cities law officers and the Minnesota State Patrol, are adding servings of driving while impaired enforcement this Thanksgiving holiday season. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Office of Traffic Safety is coordinating...
November 22, 2011 - 1:18pm
November 20, 2011
Thanksgiving Day dinner set in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- The seventh annual Thanksgiving Day dinner will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Willmar. Everyone is welcome.
November 20, 2011 - 11:18am
November 19, 2011
Willmar, Minn., turkey can't wait to get in front of the cameras
ST. PAUL -- Ted is ready for the spotlight. Really ready. In fact, he is so ready that he escaped from his cage in a dark corner of the governor's...
November 19, 2011 - 12:00am
November 14, 2011
Cost of Thanksgiving dinner up 13%, now $49.20 for 10 people
WILLMAR -- The cost of putting the classic Thanksgiving dinner on the table for 10 people increased 13 percent this year, according to the annual survey by the American Farm Bureau Federation. In a news release issued this week, the federation shows the cost of the holiday feast...
November 14, 2011 - 12:00am
November 13, 2011
Training the President's Turkey
Four FFA members meet weekdays at a turkey barn near Willmar, Minnesota to feed, primp and pamper 30 turkeys that are in the running to be the...
November 13, 2011 - 4:54pm
November 3, 2011
Thanksgiving air travel forecast: full flights
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Airline industry officials are forecasting full flights for Thanksgiving despite an expected 2 percent drop in passengers. Air Transport Association officials said today they expect 37,000 fewer passengers per day over the holiday period compared to last year....
November 3, 2011 - 11:56am
October 18, 2011
Willmar, Minn. company raising presidential hopeful turkey
WILLMAR -- Willmar Poultry Company is raising the tom turkey that will be pardoned by President Barack Obama, and four Willmar High School students are helping train the bird for its big day in the limelight. In a news release from Willmar Poultry, company chief executive Rick Huisinga...
October 18, 2011 - 8:00am
November 27, 2010
Commentary: How we can be thankful
As millions of us gathered at tables to offer thanks during this uniquely American holiday (OK, Canada has one, too, but without our Pilgrims), most expressed gratitude to God for freedom and material blessings. This year, as in every year since 1989 when she escaped with other "boat...
November 27, 2010 - 12:00am