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In September 2010, 23 individuals from 12 different countries became naturalized citizens. Many watched on as the candidates stated the Oath of Allegiance, and received their certificates of naturalization at  Grand Canyon National Park. Local officials are hoping a similar ceremony will be held in Willmar in 2018.
Swearing in the country's newest citizens; local officials hopeful for ceremony in Willmar in 2018
24 min 13 sec ago
Records published Aug. 18
51 min 54 sec ago
August 17, 2017
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Jennifer Mendoza raises her hand to ask Willmar Police Chief Jim Felt, left, and Francisco Ortiz a question  during a "Policing in Diverse Communities” seminar held in Willmar in February. The Willmar Human Rights Commission is working with local law enforcement to try and ease fears some in the community have about Immigration and Custom Enforcement, or ICE, and how far local law enforcement partners with the federal agency.
Easing fears about ICE a focus of Willmar Human Rights Commission
11 hours 36 min ago
Investigation continues into death of dog
13 hours 9 min ago
Geese take advantage of a temporary lake at Vos Park in Willmar on Thursday. Heavy rains fell in the region overnight, with 4.11 inches officially recorded in Willmar and 9.45 inches in Redwood Falls. The Granite Falls, Maynard and Clara City area and an area from Bird Island to Morton recorded amounts of 6 inches and more.
Area mopping up after heavy rains
14 hours 37 min ago
Green Mill cook hurt in grease fire
18 hours 59 min ago
Willmar man charged with peeping and indecent exposure
18 hours 59 min ago
Records published for Aug. 17
August 17, 2017 - 12:26am
August 16, 2017
Candidate forum covers arts, school lunch, police in schools
August 16, 2017 - 10:52pm
Ridgewater to host eclipse viewing event
August 16, 2017 - 10:52pm
Heavy rains hit region, multiple tornados reported in state
August 16, 2017 - 10:02pm
Employee and resident of Willmar licensed facility charged with multiple burglaries
August 16, 2017 - 6:21pm
Article: Whiteout project draws attention to importance of local news
August 16, 2017 - 12:06am
Records for Aug. 15
August 16, 2017 - 12:05am
Cartoon: Imagine a day without local news
August 16, 2017 - 12:01am