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Detail-loving, behind-the-scenes organizer helps Honor Flights cruise smoothly
Placing the flags
Seeking an outdoor oasis: Pergolas create room-like space
Declutter: Tips to tidy up your home, inbox
Manitoba's spectacle of snakes draws tourists from around the world
Rays' 15th-inning blasts sink Twins
Kisner earns one-shot win at Dean & Deluca Invitational
Feng limps to one-stroke LPGA victory despite two late bogeys
Sato becomes first Japanese driver to win Indy 500
Preview: Predators at Penguins
Watch: 'Price is Right' contestant loses his mind as he breaks Plinko record
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Memorial Day 2017: Willmar, area communities plan cemetery services and more
Memorial Day travel volume expected highest since 2005
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Mary Ann Nagel
Marlyn W. Wacholz
Roger Herbert Holm
Laura Ione Rasmussen
AstroBob: Observing alert -- space station marathon is underway
Column: Lessons from a great leader
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
Bursack: Dad needs help taking care of Mom but he won't allow it
June 21, 2016
Appleton native is top bulldogger in nation
Steer wrestler J.D. Struxness wrestled four steers in a cumulative time of 18.1 seconds to better the best field of bulldoggers in the country,...
June 21, 2016 - 11:58pm
June 10, 2016
Loggers cool off Stingers
WILLMAR — A critical two-out error in the fourth inning proved costly for the Stingers, who dropped a 5-2 home game against La Crosse Thursday....
June 10, 2016 - 12:09am
June 7, 2016
Stingers complete sweep of Mankato
WILLMAR — It took five pitchers to do so but the Stingers were able to shut out the Mankato MoonDogs 7-0 Tuesday at Bill Taunton Stadium. Blake Stockert started the game for Willmar, going five innings with four strikeouts. Joe Vranesic, Jake Rothwell, Josh Mill and Jayce Vancena...
June 7, 2016 - 11:54pm
June 2, 2016
Stingers double up Express to get 1st win
WILLMAR — The Willmar Stingers came back with a vengeance after a disappointing opening series against Dultuh to earn an 8-4 victory over Eau Claire, Wis., Thursday at Bill Taunton Stadium. The Stingers allowed a home run to Daulton Varsho in the first inning, but the rest of the...
June 2, 2016 - 11:51pm
Graduation tab celebrates Willmar's Class of 2016
The 2016 graduation tab, highlighting the students graduating from Willmar Senior High, is now available online here. There are 236 students...
June 2, 2016 - 2:56pm
Stingers score, but come up short
WILLMAR — Three Willmar pitchers limited Duluth to three hits and the Stingers rallied in the ninth, but three errors proved too much to overcome in a 5-4 loss to the Huskies on Wednesday at Bill Taunton Stadium. The Stingers are 0-2 and open a two-game set against Eau Claire at...
June 2, 2016 - 12:02am
June 1, 2016
Steinbach wants his passion of baseball to stick with Stingers
WILLMAR — The Willmar Stingers introduced two new members of the organization at their season opener on Tuesday. One was a former MLB all-star...
June 1, 2016 - 12:13am
May 15, 2016
College Basketball: Son of former Gopher drawing interest from majors, including Minnesota
Jericho Sims, son of former U of M player Charles Sims, is getting offers from several NCAA Division I teams -- including the Gophers -- after attracting little notice before this spring
May 15, 2016 - 11:29pm
May 11, 2016
Stingers add 5 pitchers to roster
WILLMAR — The Willmar Stingers signed five pitchers to join their 2016 roster, the team announced Wednesday. Ricky Reynoso (University of the Pacific), Theron Kay (Baylor University), Brandon Texiera (LSU-Shreveport), Brad Schaenzer (University of Kentucky), and Ryan Abraham (Oxnard...
May 11, 2016 - 11:24pm
May 6, 2016
Commentary: The solution to the challenge
Recently the Chair of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Board of Trustees, Michael Vekich, and Chancellor, Steven Rosenstone, published an op-ed piece in the Pioneer Press highlighting the two requests the colleges and universities brought before the Legislature this session—the...
May 6, 2016 - 12:21am
May 4, 2016
College Baseball: St. Thomas JV takes two from Ridgewater
The Ridgewater baseball team played well but dropped a pair of games to the St. Thomas junior varsity on Tuesday at Bill Taunton Stadium.
May 4, 2016 - 12:23am
April 29, 2016
College Softball: Yellowjackets take down Ridgewater in doubleheader
Tribune Sports ROCHESTER — Haley Vanourney and Sammy Hogan played major roles in Rochester’s doubleheader sweep of Ridgewater on Friday. Vanourney hit a walk-off home run in the Yellowjackets’ 5-4 victory in Game One, and Hogan one-hit the Warriors in a 2-1 victory in the second...
April 29, 2016 - 11:41pm
College Baseball: Warriors drop pair of 10-0 games
The Ridgewater College baseball team lost a pair of 10-0 games to St. Cloud Tech in a MCAC doubleheader Friday
April 29, 2016 - 11:40pm
April 27, 2016
NFL: Wentz seems like a better fit for blue-collar Philadelphia
CHICAGO — So the Eagles fan plopped himself down on the bar stool in downtown Chicago like only an Eagles fan can, and proceeded to ask about...
April 27, 2016 - 11:43pm
April 23, 2016
Commentary: Latinos voters choking at ballot
In recent weeks, I’ve been speaking on college campuses about how immigration, Latino voters and the presidential election all fit together....
April 23, 2016 - 1:03am