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As Nolan votes, challengers hit back on taxes
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Divide dahlias in fall for winter storage
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Gophers' QB Croft struggles in loss to Northwestern
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'Marian' opens tonight on Ridgewater College stage in Willmar
Jimmy Fallon to host live Super Bowl edition of ‘The Tonight Show’ in Minneapolis
Garth Brooks lip-syncing controversy at the CMA Awards really hit a nerve
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'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
Protecting a special place: Thanks to Prairie Woods, Geer Island will remain a natural sanctuary
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
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Ruth A. Schmitt
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Letter: Farm economy needs rescuing
Tribune Editorial: County sales tax needed to invest in critical infrastructure
Letter: Do your part to keep roads safe
Letter: More truths are coming out
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
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Emma Anne Williams
November 8, 2017
Former Crosby mayor fined, forced to give up notary stamp
CROSBY, Minn. — Former Crosby mayor Jim Hunter was fined and given a cease and desist order by the state in October. Hunter, who was charged with felony assault and theft by swindle earlier this year, resigned his position as mayor in August. The charges stem from a con Hunter...
November 8, 2017 - 8:59pm
October 27, 2017
Small town, big wheels: How mountain biking saved a Minnesota mining town
CROSBY, Minn. — Last December, Patrick Stoffel and Julie McGinnis opened a café in Crosby. At the Red Raven, customers can order up a...
October 27, 2017 - 4:16pm
October 5, 2017
Judge orders media gag on attorneys in ex-Minnesota mayor's criminal case
BRAINERD, Minn. — If the defense or prosecution attorneys in the criminal case against former Crosby Mayor Jim Hunter want to speak to...
October 5, 2017 - 11:12pm
August 14, 2017
Accused northern Minnesota mayor skips meeting after rumors of confidence vote
CROSBY, Minn.—Embattled Crosby Mayor Jim Hunter did not attend a city council meeting Monday, flouting rumors there would be a vote to...
August 14, 2017 - 10:37pm
August 13, 2017
The mayor, the gravedigger and the shopkeeper: How 1 business deal in Crosby altered 3 lives
CROSBY, Minn. — Tom McCartan dropped out of high school his senior year to become a landscaper, and eventually began working as a gravedigger....
August 13, 2017 - 8:34am
July 10, 2017
Crosby, Minn., mayor faces new charge after encounter at Dairy Queen
CROSBY, Minn. — After an encounter at the local Dairy Queen, Crosby Mayor Jim Hunter faces a new citation for providing a false police...
July 10, 2017 - 2:31pm
June 23, 2017
Facing multiple felony charges, an embattled Minn. mayor was barred from a city council meeting
The saga of Crosby mayor Jim Hunter, who was arrested in March on multiple felony charges, took another turn Thursday when the city attorney...
June 23, 2017 - 9:00am
April 25, 2017
Protesters, supporters face off over Crosby mayor
CROSBY, Minn. — A city hall lawn transformed Monday, April 24 into a bitter display for just how the town's residents feel about its mayor...
April 25, 2017 - 12:32pm
March 27, 2017
Crosby City Council members want embattled mayor to resign after arrest on four felonies
CROSBY, Minn. —At least two members of the Crosby City Council said Monday they want the mayor to step down after he was arrested earlier...
March 27, 2017 - 9:27pm
March 14, 2017
Minn. mayor allegedly swindled his lover's husband, pulled gun on husband's son
CROSBY, Minn.—The mayor of a 2,400-person community in the middle of Minnesota is now wrapped up in a tale involving money, guns and romance....
March 14, 2017 - 8:44am
March 10, 2017
Minn. mayor arrested as suspect for theft, assault and gambling fraud
CROSBY, Minn. — Crosby Mayor Jim Hunter was booked into the Crow Wing County jail on suspicion of three felonies after his arrest Friday,...
March 10, 2017 - 2:19pm
October 18, 2016
78-year-old man airlifted after Renville rollover crash
RENVILLE—A Crosby man was airlifted after a late-night rollover crash on Renville County Road 21 just northeast of Renville. At 12:30...
October 18, 2016 - 10:17am
September 27, 2016
Abandoned Minnesota mine shaft becomes a bass hideout
CROSBY —An underwater abandoned mine shaft in the Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area is a large mouth bass haven and hideout. The timber...
September 27, 2016 - 2:44pm
May 17, 2016
Minnesota student sparks controversy driving to school with Confederate flag
CROSBY - A student at Crosby-Ironton High School was disciplined by the school district after showing up to school Monday morning with a Confederate flag on his vehicle. The student arrived Monday morning and parked his vehicle in the school parking lot, Superintendent Jamie Skjeveland...
May 17, 2016 - 5:30am
January 18, 2016
Minnesota man allegedly attempts sexual assault during daughter’s sleepover
CROSBY - A 34-year-old man is facing two criminal sexual conduct charges after Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office investigated a report of a sexual assault. Ricky Matthew Venne allegedly lured his daughter’s 16-year-old friend to his bedroom to sexually assault her in the early hours...
January 18, 2016 - 11:42pm