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City of Willmar to bring in own lawyer for hospital negotiations
3 hours 41 min ago
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The future of James House in Willmar, could be in jeopardy, according to director Nate Juhl, if funds are not raised to repair the home that serves as a volunteer-run, Christian-based addiction rehabilitation facility for men.play button
Willmar halfway home left uninhabitable after lightning strike causes fire; donations sought
3 hours 53 min ago
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Kandiyohi County proposes slight levy increase for 2018
4 hours 35 min ago
Records published Aug. 23
5 hours 17 min ago
August 22, 2017
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Amon wins Willmar School Board seat
12 hours 38 min ago
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Special election today in Willmar School District
August 22, 2017 - 5:55am
Records published Aug. 22
August 22, 2017 - 5:39am
August 21, 2017
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For several weeks this summer, Willmar drivers have dealt with several street improvement projects. Now those street construction projects are starting to wrap up. The intersections at Litchfield Avenue and First Street, shown in the background here, and at Willmar Avenue and First Street are now open. Work on Lakeland Drive is nearing completion.
Willmar street projects start to wrap up
August 21, 2017 - 10:12pm
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Kevin Dettler, house manager at the James House in Willmar, said it was "very fortunate" that none of the residents in the halfway rehabilitation home were injured when lightning struck house and caused a fire in the roof Monday. At the time, Dettler said he did not know where the residents would go if they were unable to occupy the facility. Fire officials later said the Salvation Army was assisting with locating temporary housing.play button
Lightning strikes Willmar halfway home, fire displaces residents but no injuries
August 21, 2017 - 9:56pm
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The Willmar Fire Department is at the scene of a house fire at 1423 S.W. Kandiyohi Avenue.  The home was reportedly struck by lightning about noon today.
Willmar home reportedly hit by lightning
August 21, 2017 - 1:06pm
Linda Vanderwerf / TribuneRidgewater College bookstore manager Judy Meyering stands near the front counter of the store Friday. Classes begin today for the 2017-18 school year.
Ridgewater students start a new year today
August 21, 2017 - 6:35am
Records published Aug. 21
August 21, 2017 - 6:28am
August 19, 2017
Man charged with sex abuse of child
August 19, 2017 - 7:21am
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The NLS theater is not expected to be completed until mid-January.
NLS construction project inches ahead
August 19, 2017 - 6:40am
County Commissioners hear support for sales tax
August 19, 2017 - 6:26am
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