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Girl dies of apparent drowning in central Minnesota
Caregiving documentary to be shown Wednesday in Willmar
Is mom being over-medicated in a nursing home?
Kandiyohi County Board to meet Tuesday
Wall's 42 points help Wizards finish off Hawks
Speedy Vikings draft pick comes with baggage.
Softball: NOlivia strikes again for NLS
Twins send Royals to eighth straight loss
Baseball: Bangen gem leads Willmar to win
Minnesota offers filmmakers varied landscapes and cultural activity
Khloe Kardashian sued after sharing photo of herself on Instagram
ESPN layoffs: A list of which employees have been fired
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Young Artist's Concerts this weekend in Willmar, Paynesville
'King Ed' comedy on stage at Ridgewater College
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
Younger hot flashes may signal heart risk later
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
Marion LaVerne Haug
Marie Ann Linn
Luverne A. "Pete" Peterson
Harriet "Leona" Madison
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
Tribune Opinion: Destination Playground: We can build it if you help volunteer
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Minnesota Opinion: Now is not the time to sit out, play politics
George Will: The 'Oh, never mind' president
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February 25, 2017
Phone scam reported in Stearns County
ST.CLOUD – The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents about a phone scam that has victimized several people in the county. According to a news release, the Sheriff’s Office fielded several reports about scammers who are calling individuals and reporting that the...
February 25, 2017 - 7:57am
January 10, 2017
Wal-Mart plans to cut hundreds of jobs this month
Wal-Mart Stores Inc plans to cut hundreds of jobs before the end of January, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the...
January 10, 2017 - 10:37pm
July 11, 2016
Wal-Mart rolls out special carts to improve fresh food offering
CHICAGO—Wal-Mart has begun rolling out specialized carts designed to keep employees out on the floor culling produce and reducing wastage,...
July 11, 2016 - 10:50am
December 12, 2015
Minnesota woman gets a year in prison for stealing 5 TVs from Walmart
A Detroit Lakes woman has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for stealing several TV’s out of Walmart. Tonya Love Lee Arthur, 36, was found guilty of felony theft and sentenced to one year and one day in prison. She was also fined $1,000 and will pay $790.00 in restitution....
December 12, 2015 - 9:37am
October 27, 2015
Wal-Mart seeks to test drones for home delivery, pickup
Wal-Mart has applied to U.S. regulators for permission to test drones for home delivery, curbside pickup and checking warehouse inventories,...
October 27, 2015 - 10:33am
August 12, 2015
Walmart manager explains measures to prevent alcohol sales to minors
WILLMAR — The store manager of the Willmar Walmart Supercenter said measures are being taken to prevent a repeat sale of alcohol to a minor as happened during the Willmar Police Department’s semi-annual liquor license compliance check July 8-9. Walmart Manager Kim Lippert told...
August 12, 2015 - 12:00am
December 7, 2014
Store aisles fill with holiday cheer
WILLMAR – For those who are convinced the spirit of Christmas cannot be found amidst the hustle and bustle of holiday shopping, well you missed...
December 7, 2014 - 9:16pm
January 31, 2014
Bemidji man accused of soliciting prostitution at Walmart
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A Bemidji man faces charges after being accused of soliciting prostitution at a Bemidji Walmart store. Derek Daniel Barnes, 22, is charged with two counts of soliciting prostitution and DWI. Around 4 a.m. Jan. 21, Barnes approached two female Walmart employees...
January 31, 2014 - 9:26am
December 6, 2013
Electronics theft at Alexandria Walmart foiled, police say
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A man who tried to wheel a shopping cart full of electronic items out of the Alexandria Walmart without paying didn’t get very far, police said. Officers were called to a theft in progress at Walmart just after 5 p.m. Tuesday. A suspect, later identified...
December 6, 2013 - 10:56am
November 12, 2013
Willmar Police: New London boys have confessed to Wal-Mart threat
WILLMAR — Two New London-area boys have confessed to making the bomb threat directed last week at the Willmar Wal-Mart Supercenter. According to a Facebook post by the Willmar Police Department, the investigation into the threat resulted in a confession made by the boys, ages...
November 12, 2013 - 8:56am
November 7, 2013
Willmar Wal-Mart evacuated, police investigating incident
WILLMAR — Store officials evacuated the Willmar Wal-Mart Supercenter this afternoon after a person called the store and reported they believed there was a bomb in the building. According to Willmar Police Capt. Jim Felt, officers were called to the store just before 3:30 p.m....
November 7, 2013 - 4:56pm
Willmar, Minn., man faces felony for shoplifting
WILLMAR — Lawrence Dean Derungs, 34, of Willmar, made his first court appearance Monday on a felony charge of theft for allegedly attempting to shoplift two computers Saturday from Wal-Mart Supercenter. Unconditional bail was set at $10,000. His next appearance is March 14 in Kandiyohi...
January 7, 2013 - 11:22pm
December 6, 2012
Toys from weekend drive in Willmar, Minn., to be distributed to needy
WILLMAR — The Salvation Army and the Wal-Mart store in Willmar are working together to provide new toys and coats to local children this Christmas....
December 6, 2012 - 11:17pm
November 24, 2010
Letter: The farmer's true customers
I read with interest Harvey Koehl's letter accusing Walmart of going socialist for supporting sustainable farming. I grew up on a small family farm. My dad has been farming for over 60 years. He taught me, before it became "cool," that sustainable is the best way to farm. He won...
November 24, 2010 - 12:00am
November 11, 2010
Letter: Is Walmart going socialist?
I see that one of my wife's favorite stores has decided to take a new direction in its food purchasing ideas. In their decision-making process Walmart consulted with a number of suppliers, universities and non-government organizations to develop their goals. These included the World...
November 11, 2010 - 12:00am