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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 22, 2017
Hargreaves returns to prison pending civil commitment hearing
WILLMAR — A Level 3 sex offender who was scheduled to be released from prison Tuesday and had plans to move to a house in rural New London...
4 hours 26 min ago
No filings yet for Willmar School Board special election
WILLMAR — As of Monday afternoon, no one had filed yet for an Aug. 22 special election for Willmar School Board. Filing is open until...
6 hours 24 min ago
Willmar woman sustains severe dog bite injuries
WILLMAR—A 23-year-old Willmar woman sustained severe facial injuries after being bitten by a dog Sunday night. Willmar Police responded shortly before 11:30 p.m. to multiple phone calls about the incident, which happened at a convenience store in the 800 block of Litchfield...
9 hours 40 min ago
Local women named Princess Kay finalists
ST. JOSEPH — Jessaca Zuidema from Kandiyohi County and Ashley Warren from Meeker County were named among the twelve finalists who will...
12 hours 35 min ago
Willmar Lake Area Chamber of Commerce president hospitalized after heart event
Willmar Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce President Ken Warner suffered a heart event Sunday morning and is currently hospitalized at the St. Cloud...
15 hours 10 min ago
Raymond man charged with sexual assault of 13-year-old girl
WILLMAR — A Raymond man who set his own house on fire is also charged with sexually assaulting a juvenile. Kyle Clarence Rhoda, 48, of...
17 hours 22 min ago
Willmar man again charged with stalking
WILLMAR — A man currently incarcerated in Lino Lakes for harassment and stalking charges appeared this week in Kandiyohi County District...
17 hours 33 min ago
Records for May 22
This is the records summary for May 22 Theft SPICER — At 2:45 p.m. Sunday an individual reported that unidentified items were stolen...
17 hours 40 min ago
May 21, 2017
Taxi lane project will improve drainage at Willmar Municipal Airport
WILLMAR — Owners of private hangars at the Willmar Municipal Airport should see improved surface drainage following the completion of a...
May 21, 2017 - 10:29pm
Opening Kandi Mall to more than just retail uses
WILLMAR — While the Kandi Mall in Willmar has so far dodged any store closings in recent months, Andy Weiner, president of Rockstep Capital,...
May 21, 2017 - 10:24pm
Annual Cinco De Mayo event held indoors at Kennedy Elementary School
People gathered at Kennedy Elementary School Saturday, May 20, for the annual Cinco De Mayo event. The event was moved indoors this year because...
May 21, 2017 - 2:46pm
New London Level 3 sex offender scheduled for civil commitment hearing Monday
WILLMAR — A registered Level 3 sex offender convicted of molesting a child is set to leave prison Tuesday and move to a home in rural New...
May 21, 2017 - 12:38pm
May 20, 2017
Backyard medicine: Herb walk educates about native Minn. plants
NEW LONDON — Pity the poor plantain. The flat, low-to-the-ground, broad-leafed weed that likes to poke through cracks in sidewalks and...
May 20, 2017 - 9:39am
Marriage licenses published May 20
Marriage licenses published May 20 Cody Lee Fasen, Willmar; Katrina Leigh Kaubisch, Willmar John Anthony Corti, Willmar; Marisabel Bautista,...
May 20, 2017 - 9:07am
County Board to hold special meeting on comp worth study
WILLMAR — The Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners will hold a special meeting Monday to discuss proposed job classifications and salary...
May 20, 2017 - 8:52am