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Trump's budget proposal aims to cut all federal funds to Planned Parenthood
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May 21, 2015
New London, Minn., native Brady Toops on (off) ABC’s ‘The Bachelorette’
WILLMAR — New London native Brady Toops has taken a shot at true love — in front of a national television audience. Brady, the son of George...
May 21, 2015 - 9:17am
May 14, 2015
Norway Lake Township’s oldest living man, 91, to star in Sunburg, Minnesota, Syttende Mai parade
Leslie Ellingson has lived all 91 years of his life on the same farm north of Sunburg. He’s slowed down in recent years but he still drives...
May 14, 2015 - 10:08am
Syttende Mai celebrations in west central Minnesota
Norway Lake NEW LONDON — The Norway Lake Lutheran Historical Association will celebrate Syttende Mai beginning at 6:30 p.m. Friday at First...
May 14, 2015 - 8:38am
Artaria String Quartet performs in Dawson, Minn.
DAWSON — The Artaria String Quartet of St. Paul will return to Dawson next week for its third and final visit in a residency project with the...
May 14, 2015 - 8:36am
May 7, 2015
Orchestra concert scheduled Sunday in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR — The Willmar Area Symphonic Orchestra presents its spring concert “Sounds From the New World” at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Willmar Education and Arts Center. Brock Geselius, the 2015 Young Artists’ Competition winner, will perform selections from “Phantom of the Opera”...
May 7, 2015 - 9:22am
It starts with art in west central Minnesota
Jade Roszak wants to study graphic arts in college. She’s narrowed her schools of choice to Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall...
May 7, 2015 - 9:20am
April 30, 2015
Christian School to stage ‘Little Women’ at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minnesota
WILLMAR — Community Christian School in Willmar is staging the play “The Little Women” today and Saturday. The productions will be held at The Barn Theatre in downtown Willmar. Performances are at 6:30 p.m. today and 1 and 6:30 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are for sale in the CCS...
April 30, 2015 - 11:05am
‘Picasso at the Lapin Agile’ now on stage at Ridgewater College in Willmar, Minnesota
WILLMAR — Ridgewater College presents “Picasso at the Lapin Agile,” by Steve Martin at 7:30 p.m. today through Saturday at the college theater in Willmar. Tickets are $5 general admission; for reservations call 320-222-7605. This play contains mature subject matter and language. In...
April 30, 2015 - 11:03am
April 23, 2015
Ridgewater college choir concert slated for Tuesday in Willmar, Minnesota
WILLMAR — Ridgewater College will present a choir concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday at First Presbyterian Church in Willmar. The theme for the choirs from the Willmar and Hutchinson campuses is “Circle of Life,” with music selections leading from childhood through adulthood. Free...
April 23, 2015 - 11:52am
Prairie Winds Concert Band sets concerts Sunday in Willmar, Minnesota
WILLMAR — The Prairie Winds Concert Band presents its spring concert at 2 p.m. Sunday at WEAC in Willmar. The concert “American Music”...
April 23, 2015 - 11:51am
West Central Singers’ ‘Bedtime Stories’ concerts this weekend
WILLMAR — The West Central Singers present “Bedtime Stories” at 7 p.m. Saturday at Peace Lutheran Church, 100 Fourth St. S.W., in New London...
April 23, 2015 - 11:49am
Lac qui Parle Mission open house set for Sunday near Montevideo, Minnesota
MONTEVIDEO —The Chippewa County Historical Society will open the Lac qui Parle Mission for the season with a free open house from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday. It is located 6 miles north of Montevideo on U.S. Highway 59 and 2.2 miles west on Chippewa County Highway 13. A volunteer from the...
April 23, 2015 - 9:44am
Belgrade, Minnesota, author releases sequel to ‘Jude’s Gentle Giants’
BELGRADE — “Surrendering The Reins” by Les Graham of New London is the sequel to his first book “Jude’s Gentle Giants” and continues...
April 23, 2015 - 8:50am
This dog makes a name for himself as an artist
When Kaydi Strickler-Grunhovd gets out the easel, Newman is ready. His ears perk up, his eyes get big and his feet scurry around the house faster...
April 23, 2015 - 8:47am
April 2, 2015
Willmar graduate Lachlan Smith publishes latest Maxwell novel
WILLMAR — “Fox Is Framed,” the latest novel by Lachlan Smith in his Leo Maxwell series, is being released Tuesday. Smith, a Willmar High...
April 2, 2015 - 2:56pm