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37 of 38 economists said the GOP tax plans would grow the debt. The 38th misread the question.
Here's the deal with all those turkeys terrorizing the suburbs
Only 22 percent of Minnesotans think Franken should remain in office, KSTP poll finds
Black Friday better for retailers, including small stores, than Small Business Saturday
Renville man re-elected president of Minnesota Farmers Union
Second albino deer found shot, killed in Wisconsin
Wild about turkeys: Hunters thankful for challenges
Gophers coach P.J. Fleck receives contract extension but no added raise
2017 Tribune All-Area Football Team
Injury woes challenge UMD hockey
David Cassidy, 1970s teen idol who starred on 'The Partridge Family,' dies at 67
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
What you need in your winter survival kit
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Harvey B. Beavers
Verna C. B. Gomer
Jeanne M. Poage
Dorothy A. Fransen
Thanksgiving is a time to appreciate all our blessings
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Letter: Farm economy needs rescuing
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
Card of Thanks
Emma Anne Williams
March 7, 2017
Wetterling hits the road to southwest Minnesota, dishes out advice from her long journey to students
WINDOM, Minn. — Patty Wetterling urged students to be kind and understanding toward one another in a talk Tuesday at Windom Area High...
March 7, 2017 - 10:13pm
December 15, 2016
Construction on final segment of Minnesota 60, 50-year four-lane expansion to begin in spring
WINDOM — Though membership in the group has dwindled over the years, the mission of the Highway 60 Action Corporation has not waned since it formed in 1965 — to see the highway's four-lane expansion realized from the Iowa state line to Mankato. Now, 51 years after that...
December 15, 2016 - 1:30pm
April 14, 2016
14 buck heads -- minus antlers -- appear in remote county park near Windom
WINDOM -- A possible case of poaching is being investigated after 14 deer heads were found in a remote county park in southwest Minnesota. According to Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Conservation Officer Dustin Miller, he was contacted over the weekend by an individual...
April 14, 2016 - 5:30am
February 9, 2016
Standoff with police ends with man found dead, woman injured
WINDOM — A report of a disturbance at a Windom home led to a standoff with police Monday that ended more than four hours later with the discovery of a 48-year-old man dead and a 52-year-old woman injured inside the home. The Windom Police Department issued a press release stating...
February 9, 2016 - 12:07am
September 20, 2015
Windom man dies in motorcycle crash
BERGE — A Windom man died Thursday as a result of a motorcycle crash in rural Jackson County. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office responded to the crash, which took place about 2 miles north of Bergen on Jackson County 21, at approximately 4:50 p.m. Thursday. Adam Gorden, 32,...
September 20, 2015 - 11:46pm
March 14, 2015
Minnesota women injured when whale hits boat on Mexican vacation
WINDOM -- A southwest Minnesota woman is recovering from neck surgery and doing well after a gray whale hit an inflatable snorkeling boat she was on while on vacation at Cabo San Lucas in Mexico. Kim Armstrong’s surgery Thursday went well and the Windom woman is doing much better...
March 14, 2015 - 9:00am
February 20, 2014
Willmar-Windom boys hockey section game postponed until 3 p.m. Friday
The Section 3A boys hockey game between Willmar and Windom scheduled for tonight in Willmar has been postponed due to the approaching snow storm. Willmar...
February 20, 2014 - 12:27pm
January 25, 2011
Man killed while being pursued by police in Windom area chase
WINDOM -- A man was killed in a head-on crash last night in Cottonwood County while being pursued by police. The victim's name is not being released at this time. According to the State Patrol, the Windom police department was pursuing a 2011 Datsun Sentra that was going west on...
January 25, 2011 - 8:40am
September 16, 2009
Windom fire chief suspended for allowing truck use for wedding photos
WINDOM -- A standing-room-only crowd inside the Windom City Council chambers Tuesday night broke into cheers and applause as Windom Fire Chief Dan Fossing and 27 members of the city's fire department walked single file into the room. They were among nearly 150 people gathered for...
September 16, 2009 - 2:13pm
July 2, 2009
Kidnapping, other charges filed in Cottonwood County
WINDOM -- A 26-year-old Jackson man is facing charges of kidnapping, burglary and child endangerment after holding a woman against her will and leaving a 1-year-old child alone. Adam William Gorden was charged Monday with kidnapping, first-degree burglary, felony domestic assault,...
July 2, 2009 - 9:21am
April 25, 2009
Two from Windom charged with theft of lottery tickets
WINDOM -- Two Windom teens are facing felony charges after allegedly stealing lottery scratch-off tickets and turning some of them in for prize money. Andrew Michael Peterson and Nathan Orion Haberman Burch, both 18 and from Windom, are charged with misdemeanor theft, third-degree...
April 25, 2009 - 10:00am
February 27, 2009
Two sisters arrested for assault, trespassing at Windom home
Justine Wettschreck Worthington Daily Globe - 02/27/2009 WINDOM -- Two sisters are facing assault, burglary and trespassing charges after allegedly breaking into a woman's home and assaulting her and a man. Tawana Lynn Stevens, 27, of Bingham Lake, and Tanaya Marie Renquist, 21,...
February 27, 2009 - 7:09am