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September 21, 2018
Carolyn Lange / Tribune
Sharon Johnson of Atwater gets a dollar Friday at the Burger King drive-through in Willmar. Police Officer Marco Vazquez, left, and James Kroona from the Ambulance Service, were handing out dollars as part of a "Buckle up for a Buck" safety program promoting use of seat belts. Johnson said she "always" wears a seat belt.play button
Buckle up for a buck: Seat belt campaign rewards motorists for buckling up in west central Minnesota
September 21, 2018 - 5:15pm
September 17, 2018
Grant County Sheriff Troy Langlie in Elbow Lake, met with the Ashby (Minn.) Farmers Cooperative Elevator board on Sept. 14 and has assigned a deputy to investigate whether general manager Jerome “Jerry” Hennessey stole more than $2 million to support his safari hunting lifestyle.(Trevor Peterson / Forum News Service)
Did safari hunter kill a co-op? Minnesota elevator manager accused of stealing $2 million
September 17, 2018 - 8:47pm
Carlos Lee Rey Garza
Willmar man appears on theft, burglary charges
September 17, 2018 - 8:29pm
Carrie Underwood as Maria in NBC's 2013 production of "The Sound of Music Live!" MUST CREDIT: Nino Munoz, NBC
Carrie Underwood speaks out about the pain of three miscarriages
September 17, 2018 - 12:56pm
September 16, 2018
West Fargo man convicted of threatening to kill federal judge in Minnesota
September 16, 2018 - 6:32pm
September 15, 2018
Photo courtesy of Wikipedia.
Nazis stole a Jewish man's century-old Renoir painting in 1941. Now it's been returned to his only living heir.
September 15, 2018 - 8:00am
September 14, 2018
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Detroit Lakes composer's music played at Miss America contest
September 14, 2018 - 11:19am
September 13, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

The “Road Closed” signs remain on U.S. Highway 71 north of Willmar for a resurfacing project, but the end is in sight. The Minnesota Department of Transportation said this week that the $6 million project should be complete by Sept. 12.
Highway 71 to reopen Friday north of Willmar
September 13, 2018 - 10:09pm
Chad Powers
Two NLS teachers win Unsung Heroes award
September 13, 2018 - 11:30am
September 12, 2018
Simon Wilson, executive director of the North Dakota Trade Office, addresses participants in the Big Iron International Visitors Program on Tuesday, Sept. 11, in West Fargo, N.D. (Trevor Peterson / Forum News Service)
With visas being denied, International Visitors Program drops in size at Big Iron
September 12, 2018 - 9:13pm
September 11, 2018
A man walks past a Subway Restaurants location in the Brooklyn borough of New York on Aug. 27, 2015. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Michael Nagle.
Subway's $5 foot-long sandwich deal is no more
September 11, 2018 - 7:42am
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Instructor Harold Mielke of Duininck Co., top right, works with Willmar Senior High students in a new public/private partnership class teaching them about potential careers in the area.
Hands-on learning: New Willmar Senior High course is private-public partnership
September 11, 2018 - 5:31am
September 10, 2018
Chickpeas in Montana in 2017. (Lance Lindbloom / Special to Forum News Service)
Tariffs in India, China hit pulse producers
September 10, 2018 - 7:58am
Willmar School Board meets Monday
September 10, 2018 - 7:42am
September 7, 2018
Sacred Heart man facing felonies for molesting 15-year-old
September 7, 2018 - 5:14pm