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$1.4 billion budget surplus expected in Minnesota
Billionaire: If Trump succeeds, so does Mexico
Franken's staff visits Willmar to learn about CEO program
NLS discusses health risks of synthetic turf
Dine in on Saturday
Cards open with tough win over Tech
Briefs: Patriots TE Gronkowski to have back surgery
Wolves' Cole Aldrich on best, worst of playing in New York
MLB, players reach labor agreement
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Around our region published Nov. 30
Willmar Senior High announces first-term honor roll
Obama's latest shrug of the shoulders
Eagles on roadways: Give them a brake
Janet L. Barber
Betty S. Adrian
Valerie Geline Wallace
Arvin A. Dahmes
Roger R. Logan
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Ryan Joel Bakker
Marcinkowski - Harter
Bill & Evelyn Somerville
October 13, 2016
Potter fans get sneak peek at Rowling's 'Fantastic Beasts' film
LOS ANGELES — After a new book and play revived "Harry Potter" mania earlier this year, fans of the boy wizard will get their first look on Thursday at the Potter spinoff "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them," a new film penned by J.K. Rowling. Potter-philes can attend...
October 13, 2016 - 7:45pm
October 11, 2016
On a quest for unique wrenches
WILMONT — Lloyd and Clara Fuerstenberg farmed for many years on the outskirts of Wilmont in far southwest Minnesota raising crops in the...
October 11, 2016 - 1:17pm
Ripe old age: humans may already have reached maximum lifespan
WASHINGTON — When she turned 120 years old in 1995, plucky Frenchwoman Jeanne Calment was asked what type of future she expected. "A very...
October 11, 2016 - 1:15pm
SOLD! Changing the world one ballroom at a time
After adeptly stepping through the livestock ring in their cowboy boots, Glen Fladeboe and his sister Kristine Fladeboe Duininck launch into...
October 11, 2016 - 1:04pm
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
On her worst days, Michelle Abner's pain was debilitating. For 19 years she dealt with what felt like a baby's head in repose against her pelvis....
October 11, 2016 - 8:51am
October 10, 2016
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
The October/November issue of Live it! Magazine is now available to view online here. In this issue, we meet Michelle Abner, a woman who lived...
October 10, 2016 - 2:08pm
Northland Outdoors: See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
BRAINERD, Minn.—In this week's Northland Outdoors TV episode, we feature northeast South Dakota veteran trapper John Almquist who for 50...
October 10, 2016 - 11:47am
October 6, 2016
Reconciliation at the heart of religious faith
From their earliest days as members of the Church, Catholics are taught about the importance of reconciling their sins. That importance is formally...
October 6, 2016 - 1:00pm
October 4, 2016
Family classes tied to better school performance for poor kids
• Children in low-income families who get extra help building social skills before kindergarten may behave better and get higher grades than...
October 4, 2016 - 7:29am
October 3, 2016
Big taste in a mini bun
Baked party sandwiches are one of my favorite guilty-pleasure foods, and they're just perfect for fall and football season. Health food, these...
October 3, 2016 - 5:33am
October 2, 2016
When it comes to government, things could be worse
This column is dedicated to all county commissioners and city council members to remind you that things could be worse. These are (condensed) minutes of a special meeting of the Willmar Village Council May 29, 1883.
October 2, 2016 - 5:00pm
September 28, 2016
Alec Baldwin is ‘Saturday Night Live’s’ new Donald Trump
LOS ANGELES -- The Oct. 1 season premiere of "Saturday Night Live" will see Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump going toe-to-toe once again -- with...
September 28, 2016 - 10:00pm
September 26, 2016
Citizens getting caught up in Minnesota River cleanup
GRANITE FALLS - A big net is being cast for ideas on how to help the Minnesota River basin, and it is pulling in a surprisingly diverse catch....
September 26, 2016 - 8:54pm
Northland Outdoors: A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
BRAINERD, Minn.—In this week's Northland Outdoors TV episode, we put a couple of shotgun experts—the Gould Brothers Exhibition Shooting...
September 26, 2016 - 2:51pm
Reader News: RAPID Coalition effort
Alison Wittman, left, and Abby Riley, both from Olivia, helped with Tobacco Compliance Checks in Renville County as part of the RAPAD Coalition...
September 26, 2016 - 6:18am