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Rx for resiliency
China calls for restraint as U.S. carrier group heads for Korean waters
Pro rodeo's rags-to-riches bull proving hard to ride
Arkansas plans to execute 2 inmates Monday, would be first state in 17 years to do so
Lions to offer free vision screening for children
After another disappointing postseason, what's next for the Wild?
Vikings: Plenty of draft options at RB, including Joe Mixon teammate Samaje Perine
Prep Baseball & Softball: Card baseball team falls to Big Lake
Local Roundup: CCS' Reid edges Cards' Hauser
Ibarra scores in Minnesota's win over Colorado
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Carrie Fisher won't appear in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Hollywood's Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner file for divorce
MTV to revive reality series 'Fear Factor'
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
Younger hot flashes may signal heart risk later
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
'Kitchen Witches': Comedy opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar chain of lakes focus of Wednesday's public meeting
Iris M. Hanson-Cain
Jackalee 'Jackie' Peterson
Dennis R. Erdman
Marvin I. Braegelman
Minnesota Opinion: Now is not the time to sit out, play politics
George Will: The 'Oh, never mind' president
Susan Estrich: The Amazon 1-Star System
Letter: U of M proud of local partnerships
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
February 16, 2017
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
Genuine. "Real genuine" is how Opal Kronkie adoringly describes nearly everyone and everything. Genuine is also just the word to depict the...
February 16, 2017 - 8:15am
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
More than 35 years ago, the musical, "9 to 5" was written and produced. One would think that this blockbuster hit wouldn't have a parallel to...
February 16, 2017 - 7:36am
January 25, 2017
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Emmy-winning actress Mary Tyler Moore, who brightened American television screens as the perky suburban housewife on "The Dick Van Dyke Show"...
January 25, 2017 - 1:57pm
January 9, 2017
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
LOS ANGELES - "La La Land" dominated Sunday's Golden Globes, winning a record-breaking seven statues including best musical or comedy. The ode...
January 9, 2017 - 7:42am
December 1, 2016
Willmar artist to paint community mural
WILLMAR — "Celebrating Community" is the theme for a mural to be painted for the Willmar Community Center by local artist Ron Adams.
December 1, 2016 - 11:55am
July 13, 2016
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
SPICER -- A little piece of the Smithsonian has made its way to Spicer’s Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center. When first walking into...
July 13, 2016 - 2:53pm
July 7, 2016
'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
As a stiff west wind whips her long black hair and bends the tall green prairie grass she’s standing on, Bethany Lacktorin spreads her arms...
July 7, 2016 - 11:15am
June 29, 2016
Comedy production opens Thursday in New London
The Little Theatre in New London presents “You Can’t Take it With You” at 7 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. Tickets are $15 for adults...
June 29, 2016 - 12:25pm
June 22, 2016
Willmar woman to audition for 'The Voice'
When “The Voice” comes to Minnesota on Saturday to audition singers to fill its roster for the new season, among the hopefuls will be a 25-year-old...
June 22, 2016 - 11:00pm
May 19, 2016
New archive, display offers look at The Barn Theatre’s colorful history
The Barn is in phase two of a nearly $1 million renovation to increase its viability for future generations. But on the second floor of the downtown...
May 19, 2016 - 11:09am
Cinco de Mayo Family Fun Festival returns to Willmar after 4-year hiatus
Following a four-year hiatus, Willmar will once again play host to the Cinco de Mayo Family Festival. The event will be held from 11 a.m. to...
May 19, 2016 - 12:00am
April 21, 2016
Ridgewater's dramatic comedy 'Middletown' opens tonight on Willmar campus
WILLMAR — Ridgewater College presents “Middletown” at 7:30 p.m. today through Saturday at the Willmar campus theater. The dramatic comedy...
April 21, 2016 - 6:00am
April 14, 2016
'Steel Magnolias' opens tonight at The Barn Theatre
The Barn Theatre presents “Steel Magnolias” at 7:30 p.m. tonight through Saturday and April 21-23 with 2 p.m. matinees on Sundays, April...
April 14, 2016 - 3:05pm
April 7, 2016
Through Willmar library partnership, Girl Scouts play tutors, pals to young students
Each Thursday, Tasha Klatt spends two hours at the Willmar Public Library tutoring young students. They are some of the most rewarding hours...
April 7, 2016 - 9:56am
March 17, 2016
Benson church brings Da Vinci's 'The Last Supper' to life
The “Living Last Supper” will be presented at 7 p.m. Sunday at Our Redeemer’s Lutheran Church in Benson. The dramatic musical is a representation...
March 17, 2016 - 8:42pm