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Legislators drop increased penalties for highway protesters in exchange for ban on undocumented immigrant driver's licenses
UPDATE: At least 19 dead in blast at Ariana Grande concert in British arena
State senator's father dies, but she's at work keeping one-vote majority for GOP
Minnesota budget talks go on behind closed doors, as legislators plan to work past midnight deadline to get work done
Trump asked intelligence chiefs to push back against FBI collusion probe after Comey revealed its existence
Baseball: Wildcats split but clinch
Local Roundup: Litchfield tennis team heading back to state
True Team Track: Willmar boys repeat as Class AA champions
Curry hits 36 as Golden State advances to NBA finals
Richard Pitino's message to Minnesota: 'We can really take the next step'
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
ABC's 'American Idol' reboot lands pop music superstar as first confirmed judge
'Scandal' will end next year, ABC president confirms
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Vinyls unveiled for traffic signal boxes in Willmar
Lisa Rierson Axelson
Michel H. Hinrichsen
Michael Thomas Cullen
Richard G. Black
Minnesota Opinion: Taxing charitable donations is just wrong
Letter: Book doesn't belong in classroom
Letter: Reinvest in higher education
Thomas: Will America ever learn?
Mike McFeely: For Ailes, the goal was to turn back the clock
May 15, 2017
Rice nurses honored for making a difference
WILLMAR — Three Rice Memorial Hospital nurses were recognized last week for demonstrating excellence in the practice of nursing and patient...
May 15, 2017 - 8:29am
Highway 23 four-lane project from Willmar to I-94 needs community push
WILLMAR — A loose-knit coalition of local transportation advocates may soon be reinvented — and reignited — in its mission...
May 15, 2017 - 6:52am
Spicer man sentenced to prison for assault
WILLMAR — A Spicer man accused of assaulting a woman and later threatening a good Samaritan who helped her was sentenced last week to more...
May 15, 2017 - 6:23am
Records published May 15
This is the records summary for May 15. Alert issued on counterfeit bills Area law enforcement agencies issued an alert this weekend to be on...
May 15, 2017 - 5:41am
May 14, 2017
Convictions published May 11
The following is a list of convictions in Kandiyohi County District Court for felony, gross misdemeanor and/or misdemeanor charges. The date...
May 14, 2017 - 11:43pm
New London-Spicer community service day
New London-Spicer Middle School sent students out to 20 different locations around the New London-Spicer area for the 23rd year. The volunteer...
May 14, 2017 - 10:26pm
Green Lake to host 2018 governor's fishing opener
SPICER—Kandiyohi County reeled in a big catch of its own Saturday at the governor's fishing opener. Explore Minnesota announced the Willmar...
May 14, 2017 - 3:13pm
May 13, 2017
Surveillance and early detection critical in controlling palmer amaranth
Last September, palmer amaranth was initially discovered and confirmed in Minnesota. Thus far, 13 sites of first-year conservation plantings...
May 13, 2017 - 10:17am
Spring is right time to divide perennials
Early spring is a terrific time to move, renovate and/or divide your daylilies, hosta or other perennials. If a clump is getting to be crowded...
May 13, 2017 - 8:07am
Kandiyohi County Board to meet Tuesday
WILLMAR — The Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners will meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday in the board room at the Kandiyohi County Health and...
May 13, 2017 - 7:04am
Willmar council to consider subsidy agreements
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council will meet Monday, starting at 5:15 p.m. for its work session and starting at 7 p.m. for the regular...
May 13, 2017 - 6:32am
RR crossing near Willmar to close Monday for maintenance
WILLMAR — Starting at 9 a.m. Monday, crews with Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway will be doing maintenance work at the railroad crossing...
May 13, 2017 - 6:01am
Records published May 13
This is the records summary for May 13. Crashes GRANITE FALLS — No serious injuries were reported when two vehicles collided Thursday...
May 13, 2017 - 5:45am
May 12, 2017
Historic 313 in downtown Willmar continues without food hub
WILLMAR — It has taken much longer than anyone wanted, but work continues at 313 Fourth St. S.W. in Willmar, also known as Historic 313,...
May 12, 2017 - 9:07pm
Ridgewater Commencement Ceremony 2017
Ridgewater College held the spring 2017 Commencement Ceremony Friday, May 12, at the Wilmar Civic Center Arena. The commencement speaker was...
May 12, 2017 - 6:00pm