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Minnesota-owned stores bring local flavor to Mall of America
Records published Nov. 28
N.D., S.D. cities have some of highest federal subsidies for rural flights
U of M student forum OKs moment of silence to honor 9/11
Kandiyohi County Board to discuss road jurisdiction turnback proposal
Girls Basketball: Proven ’Cats ready to resume fight
NBA: Wolves topple Kings to win 3rd straight
Area Girls Basketball Previews
Boys Basketball: Cardinals fall to New Prague in opener
Girls Hockey: Willmar to play for 3rd at home tournament
'Happy Hollandaise' opens tonight at The Barn Theatre in Willmar
Willmar light display to be featured on ABC’s ‘Light Fight’
Charlie Sheen confirms he's HIV positive, says he was extorted to keep diagnosis quiet
Actor Charlie Sheen reportedly to announce he's HIV positive
Video: Willmar High School Musical ends four-day run with another sellout
Video: Santa's Reindeer come to Belgrade on Saturday morning
Santjer — Hauge
Dunn — Johnson
Carroll — Fredman
Video: Shoppers brave cold morning temps as Black Friday bargains in Willmar
LIVE IT!: Kandiyohi County focused on providing permanent homes for foster kids
LIVE IT!: After an extended period trying to adopt, rural Atwater couple seek another route
LIVE IT!: A how-to on planning the perfect family photo session
LIVE IT! For Raymond couple, parenthood once seemed a lost dream
LIVE IT!: Willmar woman knows both the loss and gain of adoption
James O. Kascht
Mildred "Millie" A. Knutson
Editorial: A day to be thankful and reflect upon our blessings
Commentary: The discipline of gratitude
Editorial: Defeating ISIS will be a complicated task
Letter: God is the game-changer
Letter: An evening of diversity, inclusion
Minnesotan develops, plans to launch ride share app targeted at college students
FARGO – When Matthew Sullivan drives to Minneapolis, he pays close attention to the cars moving in the westbound lanes. "I see wall-to-wall...
October 28, 2015 - 5:14pm
October 21, 2015
To increase engagement, Twitter rolling out new poll feature
Twitter said it is rolling out a service that would allow users to run polls on their profile, in a bid to improve user engagement on the microblogging service. The poll will allow users to ask a question with two choices as answers, and will remain open for 24 hours,...
October 21, 2015 - 10:30am
October 19, 2015
Owners say popular North Shore restaurant will close for good Sunday
The Lighthouse at Emily’s, a popular North Shore restaurant, will close Sunday. And this time, its owners say it’s for good. The...
October 19, 2015 - 11:37am
October 8, 2015
Minnesota-based Mills Fleet Farm courting suitors for potential sale
BRAINERD —Mills Fleet Farm may have a new ownership later this year or early in 2016. Mills Fleet Farm confirmed this week it is in the process of looking at a large pool of business suitors to find the right one to take the company to the next level of growth for the...
October 8, 2015 - 9:12am
September 4, 2015
Video: RELCO's new corporate headquarters in Willmar Industrail Park
Rand Middleton/Tribune RELCO grows up RELCO president Loren Corle pauses with grandson, Beckett Haugen, in front of the stainless steel...
September 4, 2015 - 12:00am
September 1, 2015
Haug Implement promotes four to solutions team
WILLMAR — Haug Implement Co. of Willmar and Litchfield announces the formation of the Integrated Solutions Department through promotions of four employees. The department’s work will encompass all aspects of John Deere’s farming technologies including hardware such as receivers...
September 1, 2015 - 9:46am
Heritage Financial forms partnership with Legacy Financial of Iowa
WILLMAR — Heritage Financial Services, the financial planning and investment brokerage division of Heritage Bank of Willmar, announces it has signed a partnership with Legacy Financial LLC of Akron, Iowa, to continue providing financial services to clients served by Heritage financial...
September 1, 2015 - 9:45am
Northern States promotes Wharton to sales manager
WILLMAR — Northern States Supply in Willmar announces that Chris Wharton has been promoted to sales manager. He will be responsible for working with sales staff in all seven locations. Northern States Supply is an employee-owned company with locations in Willmar, Mankato, St. Cloud...
September 1, 2015 - 9:45am
Financial Advisors Little Crow group elects officers
WILLMAR — Officers for National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors Little Crow for the 2015-16 year are Kevin Christoffers, president; Harry Fenstra, president-elect; Mark Jensen, secretary/treasurer; John Dean, national committee member; Bob O’Fallon, state national...
September 1, 2015 - 9:44am
August 27, 2015
Video: Jade comes down for new Rice rehabilitation center
Jade Center across from Rice Memorial Hospital, tumbled down (with assistance from Vreeman Construction) on Thursday morning. Delighted rehab...
August 27, 2015 - 11:25am
August 25, 2015
Lower Sioux to celebrate casino renovation project Sept. 14
MORTON — The Lower Sioux Indian Community will celebrate the recently completed $22 million Jackpot Junction Casino & Hotel expansion and renovation project with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 2:30 p.m. Sept. 14. The project virtually replaced the entire gaming floor. “It’s...
August 25, 2015 - 4:20pm
Runnings in Montevideo changes name of outdoors department
MONTEVIDEO — Runnings in Montevideo recently changed the name of its sporting goods department from DJ’s Sporting Goods to Runnings Outdoors. The company developed the ‘“Runnings Outdoors” brand approximately four years ago for Runnings’ hunting, fishing and archery equipment...
August 25, 2015 - 4:19pm
LuLu Bean’s names Akerman kitchen supervisor
WILLMAR — LuLu Bean’s Coffee Shop, Bakery and Diner of Willmar announces that Denice Akerman has accepted the position of kitchen supervisor. Akerman has been LuLu Bean’s kitchen backup since December 2014. She has years of experience in commercial kitchens. She will now supervise...
August 25, 2015 - 4:17pm
Behan joins JCPenney Salon in Willmar
WILLMAR — Deb Behan has joined the JCPenney Salon at the Kandi Mall in Willmar. She has 35 years of experience in the salon business and is Aveda-trained. She can be reached at 320-231-2017.
August 25, 2015 - 4:16pm
Students finish internships at Anez Consulting
WILLMAR — Two Iowa State University students are finishing their summer internships in the Willmar area at Anez Consulting Inc. of Willmar. They are Ashlyn Milbrath and Mitchell Hora. Milbrath grew up in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and is attending Iowa State University for biological...
August 25, 2015 - 4:14pm