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Saltwater shrimp grown on the prairie
Records published Aug. 30
Minnesota teacher under investigation found dead on island with husband
MPCA seeks comment on water quality reports for Chippewa River Watershed
Heavy storms lead to flash flooding in central Minn.
Card girls dominate Shocky Strand cross country race
Cardinal volleyball has state on its mind
Berger gets his turn at center
MURPHY: Bridgewater shows there's no reason to panic
Chargers like stadium better than new turf
Comedy legend Gene Wilder dead at 83
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
Box office: 'Don't Breathe' Scares Up $26.1 million as hot summer for horror continues
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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
George Michael "Mike" McCarthy
Lawrence "Larry" Frederick Harding
Oliver "Ollie" Moldestad
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Cohen: The alchemy of turning bribes into gifts
Thomas: Where there's smoke there is fire
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Updated: Five injured in three-vehicle crash in Willmar
August 29, 2016
Minnesota tornado captured on video
NOTE: This video contains graphic language. Thacher Paine and Laney Forness were driving back home to the Twin Cities area Sunday evening, Aug....
23 hours 58 min ago
Willmar Public Library Children's Matinee
Willmar Public Library hosts a children's matinee every last Friday of the month. Carmike Cinema and Walt's donates popcorn for the matinees...
July 29, 2016 - 5:23pm
June 30, 2016
Remembering our deployed soldiers over the Fourth of July
Deb Krueger, president of the HomeFront Connection, ties a yellow ribbon recognizing Battle Captain Lance Hauser's deployment with the 682nd...
June 30, 2016 - 10:26am
After flying motorcycle video goes viral, SUV driver steps forward
ST. PAUL -- The driver whose lost load sent a motorcyle flying June 18 on Interstate 94 has stepped forward after a video of the incident was...
June 30, 2016 - 10:13am
June 28, 2016
Video captures motorcyclist being thrown from bike on I-94
WOODBURY - A motorcyclist’s harrowing collision with a foam pad falling off the back of a boat trailer on Interstate 94 in Woodbury was captured...
June 28, 2016 - 5:06pm
Foot Lake 4 registrations totaled 669 Saturday
The 22nd annual Foot Lake 4 run/walk around lower Foot Lake was one of the warmer ones. It was also one of the larger in terms of registrations...
June 28, 2016 - 11:42am
June 26, 2016
Little Crow Skiers All-School Reunion at Willmar Fests
The Little Crow Water Ski Team of New London performed their 2016 Little Crow All-School Reunion Show on Saturday evening in bright sunshine...
June 26, 2016 - 9:22am
June 25, 2016
Willmar Fests Grande Day Parade
The two-hour Willmar Fests Grande Day Parade featured five marching bands (See KMS Saints Marching Band in separate video) and 110 units. Royalty...
June 25, 2016 - 4:57pm
KMS Marching Saints: honoring "The Greatest Generation"
The award-winning KMS Saints Marching Band thrilled the crowd along the Willmar Fests Grande Day Parade route on Saturday with their playing,...
June 25, 2016 - 3:23pm
Fortifying the i6 phone
Phone store owner Abdifatah Kaje applies a tempered glass screen and case to an i6s at his business in downtown Willmar. Kaje opened at this...
June 25, 2016 - 7:26am
June 24, 2016
Cardettes final tune-up for Fests parade
The Willmar Cardettes practice Friday morning on the eve of the Willmar Fests Grande Day Parade. Here they are in their traditional parade-practice...
June 24, 2016 - 9:30am
Here are the Willmar Fests Ambassador nominees
The Willmar Fests Ambassadors candidates introduce themselves to the public during the Junior Royalty program at the Block Party. They later...
June 24, 2016 - 6:50am
Willmar Fests new Junior Ambassadors picked
The new Willmar Fests Junior Ambassadors were selected in a random draw Thursday at the Block Party. The princess is Sophie Kojetin, 8, who will...
June 24, 2016 - 6:05am
June 23, 2016
Spicer Graffiti: 'I was a Teenage Carhop'
Featured in Saturday's West Central Tribune Extra section will be an article and photos on a Spicer landmark. Norm and Alice Melges opened Mel's...
June 23, 2016 - 10:08am
June 22, 2016
Willmar woman to audition for 'The Voice'
When “The Voice” comes to Minnesota on Saturday to audition singers to fill its roster for the new season, among the hopefuls will be a 25-year-old...
June 22, 2016 - 11:00pm