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Minnesotan Ellison’s DNC campaign falls short
Americans eat out less as higher menu prices take a bite from restaurant visits
WI man sentenced for cutting off woman's pinky in 'ritualistic memorial'
Index funds always better than picking stocks, Warren Buffett says
Defying the odds: Minnesota woman delivers baby that wasn't expected to live
Twins linked to Dominican shortstop Marte
Minnesota United about to discover learning curve for MLS expansion teams
Wild's Chris Stewart: Loyalty and work ethic forged by family
Five Vancouver Canucks quarantined with mumps
How old are Minnesota cabin owners? The answer might surprise you
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
Keith L. Kendall
Lawrence "Junior" Johnson, Jr.
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
Tribune Editorial: Willmar City Council makes a good Holland decision
September 26, 2014
Prep Tennis: Hovland nets Cards’ only win against Brainerd in CLC dual
WILLMAR — Cayle Hovland avenged an earlier loss to Brainerd’s Caitlin Steffen, but that was the only bright spot for Willmar Thursday as the Cardinals fell 6-1 in a Central Lakes Conference dual to the visiting Warriors. Hovland beat Steffen 6-4 6-0 after falling to the Brainerd...
September 26, 2014 - 12:19am
September 20, 2014
The Insider: Ridgewater at M State today
The Ridgewater Warriors (0-1, 2-1) are at M State Fergus Falls (0-0, 1-2) for a 1:30 p.m. kickoff Saturday in an MCAC South Division football clash. The Spartans, who had a bye last week, opened with a win over Fond du Lac but have since lost to Central Lakes and Dakota College. Ridgewater,...
September 20, 2014 - 12:49am
September 17, 2014
Girls Tennis: Rocori nudges Willmar on courts
WILLMAR — The Rocori Spartans edged Willmar on Tuesday 4-3. Coach Jim Anderson praised the play of Hannah Kobienia, who won 6-2, 6-0 at 3-singles: “She played her best singles match setting up strong approach shots to her opponent’s backhand then finishing at the net.” Bergen...
September 17, 2014 - 1:37am
September 14, 2014
College Football: Rochester fights off Warriors’ rally
ROCHESTER — The visitors from west-central Minnesota to the Rochester Regional Sports Stadium on Saturday evening showed an over-abundance of courtesy spotting the home team a 21-0 lead. When Ridgewater College dispensed with the formalities due the MCAC’s most dominating program,...
September 14, 2014 - 11:57pm
September 11, 2014
College Volleyball: Ridgewater makes it three straight on road
ST. CLOUD — The Ridgewater volleyball team won its third straight MCAC South Division road win on Wednesday, rebounding from a onegame deficit to win the final two set and knock off St. Cloud Technical College in fi ve games. The Warriors, down 2-1 after losing games one and...
September 11, 2014 - 3:38am
September 1, 2014
College Volleyball: Warriors earn big road win
ROCHESTER — The Ridgewater volleyball team picked up a big road win Saturday, rebounding from a one-game deficit to takes games four and five and down Rochester 25-23, 23-25, 25-20, 25-20 and 15-13. “We fought through some adversity, faced some large deficits, but we kept our...
September 1, 2014 - 11:12pm
Auto Racing: Nelson Nationals this weekend
WILLMAR — The KRA Speedway will honor the memory of Charlie Nelson, the race-driver’s friend, during the two-day Fall Festival that wraps...
September 1, 2014 - 11:11pm
College Football: Ridgewater passes first test
WILLMAR — Sophomore quarterback Tony Ayala threw for three touchdowns and freshman running back Dominick Wise scooted 46 yards for another...
September 1, 2014 - 11:01pm
August 11, 2014
Cardinal Pride: Three to be inducted into HOF in ’14
Cardinal Pride announced three inductees into their Hall of Fame for 2014: Three-sport athlete and 1995 Willmar graduate Dawn (Severtson) Teetzel, Mike Hanson, retired varsity basketball and assistant football coach, and Bill Taunton, a community benefactor, activities promoter,...
August 11, 2014 - 11:30pm
College Football: Warriors pad up for 2014 season
Following three days of conditioning, the Ridgewater College Warriors donned pads Monday for the first time for a late afternoon practice at...
August 11, 2014 - 11:25pm
August 8, 2014
RU Game: Celebrating with the head Geezer
Chairman of the Geezer Golf League: Harold Westhoff celebrated his 95th birthday on Friday morning during the men’s 9 a.m. coffee stop at the...
August 8, 2014 - 11:52pm
August 1, 2014
The Insider: Hotdish Hunger 5k walk/run Aug. 9
The fourth annual Hotdish Hunger 5k walk/run-1 mile fun run is scheduled for Aug. 9 at Eagle Lake Lutheran Church, on 60th Avenue NE, Willmar. The event is co-sponsored by Eagle Lake Lutheran, Faith Lutheran of Spicer, Peace Lutheran of New London, and Trinity-West Lake Johanna Lutheran...
August 1, 2014 - 12:20am
July 23, 2014
Golf: Jacobson four back entering MGA final day
GOLDEN VALLEY -- Willmar’s Andy Jacobson again played a steady, even-par round on Tuesday and remains four shots off the lead after round two of the 111th Minnesota Golf Association Amateur Championship at the Golden Valley Golf and Country Club. Jacobson, playing out of Eagle...
July 23, 2014 - 1:29am
July 21, 2014
Golf: Jacobson tied for 7th at Amateur Championships
GOLDEN VALLEY — Willmar’s Andy Jacobson is tied for seventh, four shots off the lead, after the first 18 holes Monday of the 111th Minnesota Golf Association Amateur Championships at the Golden Valley Golf & Country Club. Jacobson, playing out of Eagle Creek Golf Course,...
July 21, 2014 - 11:48pm
February 9, 2014
College Men's Basketball: Ridgewater falls to Buejays
WORTHINGTON — Ridgewater couldn’t find the rim from the free throw line, fell behind by 20 at halftime and bowed to Minnesota West 80-67 on Saturday. “The first half was terrible,” said Warriors head coach Bob Knutson, who missed the game to attend his son’s wedding. “But...
February 9, 2014 - 11:46pm