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Minnesota's 2014 top teacher uses experience to help other educators --EMDASH-- and parents
MN chief justice worries about legislative budget plans
Prairie Woods Environmental Center Earth Day 2017
American Crystal Sugar offers bonuses if labor deal set by May 22
Push continues to enlist customers for Kandiyohi County broadband project
Superior Hiking Trail Association hires new leader
The Wild didn't get the job done
Wild couldn't produce in playoffs
Blues oust Wild on Paajarvi OT goal
Local Roundup: Cards tennis team clips Litchfield
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'
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
Earth Day 2017 celebrated April 22 in west central Minnesota
'Camper Cabins' guide to great outdoors
James Francis Grossman
Marvin I. Braegelman
Janice Seime Schei
Orville E. Lien
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Cartoonist Opinions published April 22
Commentary: Our newspaper is adjusting with some changes
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
April 18, 2017
Records published April 18
This is the records summary for April 18. Jail inmate pleads guilty WILLMAR — Brino Antonio Gamboa, 32, of Onamia, a Department of Corrections...
April 18, 2017 - 5:51am
Spicer hotel nears completion with mid-May opening expected
SPICER — Calling it more of a resort than a hotel, managers say the Hampton Inn Spicer Green Lake is on the construction homestretch and...
April 18, 2017 - 5:37am
Willmar's Rice Hospital shows profit for 2016
WILLMAR — Rice Memorial Hospital stayed in the black last year for the second year in a row, earning a net margin of $1.7 million on $108.2...
April 18, 2017 - 5:10am
April 17, 2017
Big-time science fair for NLS student
NEW LONDON — Josh Proehl's high school summer science project of searching for a natural probiotic by examining the good bacteria in turkey...
April 17, 2017 - 7:02am
Records published April 17
This is the records summary for April 17, 2017. Bello Cucina reports burglary SPICER — The Bello Cucina restaurant in Spicer was burglarized...
April 17, 2017 - 6:07am
Willmar conservatives rally for President Trump
WILLMAR — Organizers of the Willmar "We Have Your Back" rally in support of President Donald Trump have said over 200 people attended the...
April 17, 2017 - 5:38am
April 15, 2017
Trump voters show their support at Willmar rally
WILLMAR — A dedicated crowd of supporters of President Donald Trump braved falling temperatures and rising winds to attend the "We Have...
April 15, 2017 - 5:58pm
Man charged after keying cars at Pennock dealership
PENNOCK — Victor Alfonso Garcia, 39, of Willmar has been charged with first-degree criminal damage to property after allegedly keying a...
April 15, 2017 - 7:58am
Community conversation yields respect for differences in Willmar
WILLMAR — It's easy to tell people whether you are a dog person, a cat person, or somewhere in between. Saying whether you believe things...
April 15, 2017 - 6:02am
April 14, 2017
Open house set Wednesday for Benson pedestrian, resurfacing projects
BENSON — An open house will be held April 19 at the Benson City Council chambers on two Minnesota Department of Transportation projects,...
April 14, 2017 - 8:04am
Highway 22 project to begin Monday south of Litchfield
LITCHFIELD — The Minnesota Department of Transportation will begin work Monday on the state Highway 22 project south of Litchfield. The...
April 14, 2017 - 7:05am
Free smoke alarms available to residents in Willmar region
WILLMAR — A fire can double in size every minute it burns, which means every second counts when trying to escape a burning house. A smoke...
April 14, 2017 - 6:45am
Records published April 14
This is the records summary for April 14. Crashes BENSON — A Benson man was injured Wednesday night when his vehicle collided with a semi....
April 14, 2017 - 6:06am
Landowners hear alternatives to vegetation for compliance with buffer law
WILLMAR — It turns out the state's buffer law — part of which takes effect this fall — does not necessarily mean that vegetation...
April 14, 2017 - 5:12am
Minnesota State begins search process for Ridgewater president
WILLMAR — Ridgewater College President Douglas Allen plans to continue to advocate for higher education and for Ridgewater College, even...
April 14, 2017 - 4:47am