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Stormwater drainage planned at site of new Robbins Island playground
Harvesting unused goods to benefit nonprofits: Thrift store donors can give to organizations of their choice
Records published Dec. 5
DNR invites public input on Fort Ridgely State Park draft plan amendment
Package thieves beware: Residents have their eyes (and cameras) on you
Dragons place third at own invite
Aus, Struxness earning big rodeo wins, cash
Card gymnast place third at Becker
Gophers accept bid to Holiday Bowl in San Diego Dec. 27
Slagter paces Cards at Monticello invite
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Around our region published Nov. 30
Dorothy M. Peterson
Helen W. Olson
Roger K. Straight
Virginia L. Anderson
Ronald J. Fernholz
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
July 30, 2012
VFW Baseball: Willmar on ropes but crushes district's top seed to stay in tourney
MORRIS -- Willmar I was edged in extra innings by Alexandria 16s 3-2 before staying alive in the District 5 VFW Baseball playoffs by drubbing top-seeded Morris 12-4 in the loser's bracket final Sunday. The early evening win gives Willmar a rematch with Alexandria with the district...
July 30, 2012 - 12:08am
July 25, 2012
VFW Baseball: Willmar I opens postseason with win over Benson
Tribune Staff Report WILLMAR -- The Willmar VFW I team advanced in the District 5 playoffs with an 11-1, six-inning victory over Benson on Tuesday night at Baker Field. Willmar led 1-0 going into the third inning and then opened up the offense, scoring four in the third and two...
July 25, 2012 - 12:29am
July 16, 2012
VFW Baseball: Willmar I wins 2 of 3 in Starbuck
STARBUCK -- The Willmar VFW I team won two of three games over the weekend at the Starbuck tournament. Willmar fell to Starbuck 3-1 in the tournament's first game on Saturday, then defeated Montevideo 14-0 in five innings Saturday afternoon. Willmar downed Benson 8-7 in eight innings...
July 16, 2012 - 1:06am
July 14, 2012
Area Baseball: BOLD Legion notches big win in Morris
MORRIS -- BOLD roughed up the two aces from the prep Class A state runner-up team in a 13-0 victory at the Morris Prairie Pioneer Days Legion Tournament on Friday in Morris. BOLD lit into Brandon Bornhorst, the ace of Lac qui Parle Valley's state tournament team, for eight runs in...
July 14, 2012 - 12:07am
July 11, 2012
VFW Baseball: Alex 16's hands Willmar I loss
Tribune Staff Report WILLMAR -- The Alexandria 16's jumped out to a big lead early against the Willmar VFW I team and two Alex pitchers scattered...
July 11, 2012 - 12:27am
June 30, 2012
VFW Baseball: Willmar I pounds Madison
Willmar erupted for four runs in the second, five runs in the fourth, and went on to shutout Madison 10-0. Adam Nibaur got the win for Willmar,...
June 30, 2012 - 12:10am
June 25, 2012
VFW Baseball: Willmar I goes 1-2 at Watertown
Tribune Staff Report WATERTOWN, S.D.
June 25, 2012 - 12:47am
June 16, 2012
VFW baseball: Willmar II falls to Montevideo
WILLMAR -- A slow start was too much for Willmar II to overcome as Montevideo collected a 12-5 win Friday in a VFW baseball game. Montevideo plated three runs in the first inning before scoring a run in both the second and third. Willmar produced four runs in the fourth to get within...
June 16, 2012 - 12:00am
June 6, 2012
VFW Baseball: Willmar I tips Benson 9-6 in season opener
WILLMAR -- Tyler Stegeman legged out two triples to knock in three runs and Adam Nibaur went 3-for-3 while also picking up the win on the mound to help Willmar I outlast Benson 9-6 in a VFW baseball game Tuesday. In the opener for both squads, the two teams traded four-run second...
June 6, 2012 - 12:17am
August 1, 2011
VFW Baseball: Willmar ousted from District 5 tournament
MONTEVIDEO -- Morris and Alexandria will play today for the VFW baseball championship of District 5. Alexandria will need to win twice to advance to state.
August 1, 2011 - 12:00am
July 27, 2011
VFW Baseball: Benson upends Willmar in District 5 playoffs
WILLMAR -- Morgan Staton, one of the smaller players on the diamond Tuesday, played big and that helped the No. 5 Benson VFW tip No. 4 Willmar 6-4 in the first-round of the District 5 Tournament. Staton gave up 10 hits but walked only one. His pitches got more difficult to hit in...
July 27, 2011 - 12:00am
July 25, 2011
VFW District 5 baseball playoffs starts today
A play-in game today and four games are set for Tuesday at the high-seed to open the VFW District 5 Baseball Tournament. No. 8 Montevideo or No. 9 Dawson will be at No. 1 Morris, No. 5 Benson is at No. 4 Willmar (7 p.m. Baker), No. 6 Starbuck plays No. 3 New London-Spicer at Green...
July 25, 2011 - 12:00am
July 20, 2011
VFW Baseball: Morris overwhelms Willmar, 15-4
WILLMAR -- Morris drilled Willmar VFW Tuesday evening 15-4. Willmar committed seven errors and Morris collected 12 hits. Willmar ended its regular season with a 9-7 record. The District 5 playoffs begin Tuesday. Morris appears to be the No. 1 seed and Willmar, on the bubble, is...
July 20, 2011 - 12:00am
July 19, 2011
VFW Baseball: Willmar tips NLS behind quick start
SPICER -- The Willmar VFW jumped out 7-1 and then held off New London-Spicer 12-9 in District 5 baseball on Monday. The teams logged 25 hits...
July 19, 2011 - 12:00am
July 13, 2011
VFW Baseball: Willmar slips past Montevideo
SPICER -- In a rain make-up played at Green Lake Diamond, the Willmar VFW prevailed 5-4 over Montevideo decided in a wild seventh inning Tuesday. Montevideo trailed 4-1 through the sixth. Willmar starter Josh Warne was working on a three-hitter, but Spencer Hildahl, the Montevideo...
July 13, 2011 - 12:00am