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Proposed ordinance hits pothole as commissioners postpone decision on opening Renville County roads to ATVs and off-highway vehicles
Medical pot bill might waft away
City committee approves buying new Public Works snowblower
Teen sentenced to probation, community service for Target incident
State Habitat for Humanity conference begins Thursday
Girls basketball: NLS edges EVW to win 6AA-South
Class AA boys basketball: Familiarity makes the Wildcats’ heart beat stronger
Boys basketball: NLS to face No. 1-seed Annandale in quarters
Girls basketball: Isle knocks off BBE in 5A-South
Powers: Twins’ Nolasco lets his pitching do the talking
Music Matters: West Central Tribune music aficionados take a look at the songs of 2013
Cardettes Dance Show is tonight at Kennedy Elementary in Willmar, Minn.
Willmar, Minn., Middle School stage production 'Alice in Wonderland Jr.' opens run tonight
Harold Ramis remembered as 'Buddha of Comedy'
Figure skating shows on ice this weekend at Willmar, Minn., Civic Center
Target warns data breach could hurt future profit
GM ratchets up truck discounts as U.S. sales skid
U.S. auto sales beat expectations, setting up strong March
For J.C. Penney, e-commerce is no easy fix
Macy's sticks to forecast despite slow Valentine's Day sales
AG Church opens Kidsworld to public in Willmar, Minn.
W.C. Minn. YES! students enjoy ground-floor look at emerging economy based on passive solar technology (with video)
Mix it up with some quinoa
Willmar, Minn., curling officials headed to Switzerland for world competition
Staley — Coleman
Lillian B. Reck
Harvey W. Goldenstein
Tribune Editorial: Success of Vision 2040 will depend upon entire community
Letter: More anti-bully rules not needed
Editorial: Council should OK Jennie-O proposals
Commentary: Let Willmar and county be the place for growth
Editorial: Kudos for end of the tray-pulling policy in Willmar
January 22, 2010
Black bear, Lily, gives birth on Internet from Ely-area den
Lynn Rogers has been walking with and talking to and studying bears for 43 years, but he had never seen bear cubs being born -- until today. Rogers,...
news / state
January 22, 2010 - 12:30pm
June 30, 2009
Bear knocks down woman near her Wis. home
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is investigating a report of a black bear knocking a woman down Sunday night outside her home on the western outskirts of Siren in Burnett County. The woman sustained minor injuries and was treated at a local hospital. "Apparently the...
news / nation
June 30, 2009 - 9:31am
April 23, 2009
Black bear reaches land safety after long ice ride on Lake Superior
A black bear took quite a ride all day Easter Sunday on an ice floe in Lake Superior near Bayfield. In this photo, the bear is approaching Bayfield...
news / state
April 23, 2009 - 12:30pm
March 21, 2009
Author speaks about seizing opportunities, making a difference in young people's lives
WILLMAR -- Every book he has written has been important to him, but "Touching Spirit Bear" has always been special, author Ben Mikaelsen said. More...
news / local
March 21, 2009 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
Junior High literacy effort begins
WILLMAR -- About one-third of the students at Willmar Junior High will be participating in a family literacy effort this school year. About...
local / education
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
September 17, 2008
Kids given avenue to tackle life's painful moments
WILLMAR -- As the children arrived at Camp G.K. Bear Saturday morning, some of them were too shy to talk. But by mid-morning, they were absorbed with storybooks and picture-drawing about life, death, grief and remembering. It was the hope of Brenda Wiese that each child could leave...
news / local
September 17, 2008 - 12:00am
September 9, 2008
Big Bear goes bye-bye
September 9, 2008 - 12:00am
Bear spray attacker in Alaska gets 5 months for twice attacking bar customers
KODIAK, Alaska (AP) - A Kodiak man will spend five months in jail for twice attacking bar customers with bear spray. At his sentencing, Daniel Pement read an apology he sent to bar patrons. In it, he says the separate incidents on February 9 and 10 at the B&B Bar were fueled by his...
April 9, 2008 - 12:00am