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'Haunted by mistake,' gunman apologizes for killing 2 at Twin Cities hotel
Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
More than 200 officers clear muddy protest camp, but 46 arrested
Dakota Access oil could flow by March 6
Girls Basketball: Cardinals hit a bump in the road
Vikings' Spielman raves about running backs in NFL draft
Kaymer one behind two rookie leaders at Honda Classic
Twins plan to ease Mauer, Dozier into lineup
Local Roundup: Willmar hockey team clipped in 3A playoffs
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
'Fire & Ice': Diamond Edge figure skating show is Saturday, Sunday in Willmar
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Anna Mae Hawley
Nicole Rae Ruff
Barbara Ann Berkeland
Tribune Editorial: Willmar City Council makes a good Holland decision
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Cartoon by Bruce Plante for Feb. 23
Minnesota Opinion: Kill Legislature's ridiculous secret-meeting exemption
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
August 17, 2016
Buffer debate continues in Minnesota farm country to protect waters
REDWOOD FALLS — Bruce Tiffany stood along a county ditch, corn well over shoulder high on each side. It was a clear summer late afternoon,...
August 17, 2016 - 11:00am
February 24, 2016
Southwest Minnesota: Land of impaired waters
WORTHINGTON — When Gov. Mark Dayton took the stage at the Minnesota Newspaper Association’s annual convention last month, it was within hours of his announcement that vegetation buffers would not be required on private ditches. The decision, he said, was necessary to get support...
February 24, 2016 - 11:34pm
February 3, 2014
No place like Raymond: Gateway to the waters of Kandiyohi County is home for Tensen Marine
RAYMOND — There were lots of people kind enough to point out to Arie Tensen the blunder he was making. “Everybody told him you’re crazy,...
February 3, 2014 - 11:25pm
August 6, 2011
Green Lake group in Spicer, Minn., looks to be at forefront in stopping zebra mussels
SPICER -- Like bracing for an uninvited guest to ring the doorbell, zebra mussels seem closer by the day. They've established themselves in...
August 6, 2011 - 12:00am
December 5, 2009
Renville County down under
Their Chevrolet Malibu comes to a stop in yet another farm yard and a golden Labrador suddenly emerges. Bruce Bloomgren cautiously cracks open...
December 5, 2009 - 8:00am
Wis. teen facing charges for alleged sexual assault of two girls
WILLMAR -- An 18-year-old Sparta, Wis., teenager made his first court appearance Friday on criminal sexual conduct charges for allegedly assaulting two young girls in April. Cameron John Waters faces two first-degree felony charges in Kandiyohi County District Court. Unconditional...
September 5, 2009 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Duluth hikers found safe in BWCAW
Cook County Sheriff Mark Falk said two Duluth hikers "did everything right" after getting lost along the Kekekabic Trail in the Boundary Waters...
October 10, 2008 - 10:00am
October 2, 2008
Losing time by finding his sense of place
Whenever Bradley Hall picks up a brush or pen to create art, a part of his world disappears. "I lose time,'' said Hall, who knows the artist's pleasure of losing himself completely in his work. Fortunately for us, another part of his world re-asserts itself: his rural sense of...
October 2, 2008 - 12:00am
Take time to Meander through the Upper Minnesota River Valley this weekend
Organizers promoted the first Meander, Upper Minnesota River Art Crawl in 2004 by pointing to the surprising number and variety of talented artists who choose to live and create their art in the region. Five years later, the bragging rights have only grown -- and so too have the...
October 2, 2008 - 12:00am
April 9, 2008
Concern over Gov. Rounds' Minn., S.D. boundary waters ruling
MANKATO -- Gov.
April 9, 2008 - 12:00am
January 29, 2008
Board: Minn. should have a say in water appropriation for Big Stone II
MONTEVIDEO -- The Minnesota River Board is repeating its plea to Gov. Tim Pawlenty of Minnesota and Gov. Mike Rounds of South Dakota to reconvene the Boundary Waters Commission. Members of the joint powers board want Minnesota to have a say in the water appropriation requested for...
January 29, 2008 - 12:00am
December 13, 2006
Alliance asks Boundary Commission to scrutinize Big Stone II water permit
MONTEVIDEO -- An alliance of citizens groups and landowners working to clean up the Minnesota River is asking Gov. Tim Pawlenty to reconvene the South Dakota-Minnesota Boundary Waters Commission. The Minnesota River Watershed Alliance wants the commission to look at the water appropriation...
December 13, 2006 - 12:00am