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Willmar school officials consider a change in start times next year
Highway 23 four-lane to be discussed at open house Tuesday in Hawick
Morris physician practicing under conditional license after unauthorized prescriptions, fraudulent billing discovered
Willmar native begins his work as first full-time chairman of Met Council
Records for Jan. 24
Patriots healthy heading into Super Bowl
Morris expected to leave Redskins, join Falcons
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
Report: NFL will try new replay method
Patriots say they followed rules, accept no blame
Live blog: Golden Globe Awards tonight via Wctrib.com
'Birdman,' 'Budapest Hotel' lead Oscar nominations
Believe it or not: A tree felled in Madison, Minnesota, can land in Florida
After slogging through a mammoth roster of fabulous tunes, the Tribune’s musical misfits are back with their songs of the year list
Forum Communications names Ronquist publisher of Duluth News Tribune
In surprise move, Target to pull out of Canada
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Arends — Fettig
Tanico — Gunvalson
Brink — Kubesh
Stai — Schoer
Midwest Opinion: The nickname key: What’s best for UND?
Letter: Upper Midwest takes good care of veterans
Midwest Opinion: Affront to common sense to regulate Duluth’s seed library as dealer
Midwest Opinion: DNR finds retention alone can’t provide flood protection in Fargo-Moorhead
Letter: Why we must preserve the Martin Luther King holiday
May 10, 2010
Minnesota River shows signs of improving quality
MONTEVIDEO -- Drop a baited hook in the Minnesota River and your chances of catching a fish are better than they were 10 years ago. Fish abundance and diversity appear to be on the increase in the river, while turbidity in the river has decreased over the past decade. The level of...
news / region / state
May 10, 2010 - 12:00am
March 14, 2010
Willmar boys beat back West in final seconds to reach 2AAA final
WILLMAR - The Willmar Cardinals are in the 2AAA championship game at 7 p.m. Thursday in Mankato against Hutchinson - barely. A jump shot by a well-guarded Sam Esboldt overcame the Scarlets 43-42 on Saturday evening before the largest crowd of the year in the Willmar gym. Willmar...
news / sports / Cardinals
March 14, 2010 - 12:17pm
June 27, 2009
Fish species make noted return to Minnesota River
SACRED HEART -- A cell phone call informed us we had some time to kill before the group we were to lead on the river arrived. Tom Kalahar was prepared. "Let's go fishing,'' he said, a smile betraying his excitement at the turn of events. In minutes we had our canoes positioned...
outdoors / state
June 27, 2009 - 12:00am
April 8, 2009
City of Willmar will again trade phosphorus credits with Mankato after City Council OKs agreement
WILLMAR -- The Willmar City Council approved an agreement Monday to again trade phosphorus credits with the city of Mankato to reduce Minnesota River pollution until Willmar's new wastewater treatment plant begins operation. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency requires Willmar...
news / local
April 8, 2009 - 12:00am
April 3, 2009
City's brass contemplates phosphorus credit trades with Mankato
WILLMAR -- The city of Willmar could again trade phosphorus credits with the city of Mankato to reduce Minnesota River pollution until Willmar's new wastewater treatment plant begins operation. Willmar complied with a state permit to reduce phosphorus in the Minnesota River Basin...
news / local
April 3, 2009 - 12:00am
February 16, 2009
Willmar girls ousted in 2A hockey
MANKATO -- Willmar's road to the state tournament ran into a roadblock on Saturday. The Mankato West Scarlets won their 14th straight game in a 6-2 Section 2A win over the fourth-seeded Cardinals. The No. 1 seed improves to 23-3, including a 7-6 win over Willmar in December. West...
February 16, 2009 - 12:00am
November 24, 2008
Mankato man identified as driver killed in Olivia tanker crash
OLIVIA -- The Minnesota State Patrol has identified the driver who was killed when a propane truck caught fire on the western edge of Olivia...
news / region
November 24, 2008 - 1:00am