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May 21, 2016
Pennock woman airlifted after being pinned by fallen tree branch
May 21, 2016 - 5:21pm
April 27, 2016
Watson’s Mile Tree has stood along Highway 7/59 south of the community for possibly a century or more. A recent Minnesota Department of Transportation assessment has termed the tree a hazard and calls for its removal. (TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE)
Governor’s stay only hope for Watson's Mile Tree
April 27, 2016 - 8:53am
April 19, 2016
Watson’s Mile Tree has stood along Highway 7/59 south of the community for possibly a century or more. A recent Minnesota Department of Transportation assessment has termed the tree a hazard and calls for its removal. (TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE)
Watson Tree gets one week reprieve
April 19, 2016 - 7:50am
March 16, 2016
Willmar Public Works employee Scott Carruthers uses a chain saw to cut down an ash tree in the 500 block of Second Street Southwest Wednesday. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)play button
Willmar crews remove monster ash tree ahead of street project
March 16, 2016 - 11:55pm
March 7, 2016
Roselle, Illinois, police recently stopped a car with a tree wedged in its grille. The driver was cited for driving under the influence. (ROSELLE POLICE DEPARTMENT)
Motorist pulled over for driving with tree embedded in car's grille
March 7, 2016 - 2:27pm
December 22, 2015
Cal Miner checks out some of knots and camping items on the Boy Scout tree Tuesday at the “Festive Forest” at the Kandiyohi County Historical Society Museum in Willmar. (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)
Knotty ornaments
December 22, 2015 - 10:58pm
August 12, 2015
Three teenagers were injured in a car accident Monday on Trott Avenue in Willmar. (Nicole Hovatter | Tribune)
Teens suffer minor injuries in crash
August 12, 2015 - 12:43am
December 2, 2014
A woman takes a picture with her mobile phone as people gather Tuesday for the tree lighting in Washington, D.C. (REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst)
Minnesota tree makes it to D.C.
December 2, 2014 - 11:42pm
October 31, 2014
Colbey Hullett helps put temporary lights at the top of the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree Friday at the John Glas Fieldhouse at Bemidji State University. Scores of volunteers are helping tie the “Tree to D.C.,” decorating it, wrapping it and securing the side rails in the John Glas Fieldhouse in preparation of its journey to Washington, D.C., where it will be placed on the west lawn of the U.S. Capitol Building. (Bemidji Pioneer/ Monte Draper)
Minnesota tree heads from Bemidji to Washington, D.C.
October 31, 2014 - 11:10pm
October 29, 2014
With the use of two industrial cranes from Christiansen Industrial Developers, the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree, an 88-foot white spruce from the Chippewa National Forest, was carefully lowered Wednesday onto a semi-trailer. The tree now will go to Bemidji State University, where it will be wrapped before embarking on a 2,000-mile trip to Washington, D.C., where it will be placed on the west lawn of the U.S. Capitol. (Bemidji Pioneer/ Monte Draper)
Capitol Christmas tree taken from Chippewa National Forest
October 29, 2014 - 11:31pm
Adam Feichtinger poses Thursday with the carving of a wolf from what remains of the stump of a potentially dangerous tree he removed from his aunt’s home.  Submitted
Nephew removes tree from aunt’s home with bit of flair
June 29, 2014 - 11:28pm
June 9, 2014
Atwater man hurt in tree incident
June 9, 2014 - 9:46am
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