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Xcel, FAA research using drones to inspect electric lines
Alaska man injured in morning rollover in New London Township
High speed chase ends in Willmar with arrest of juvenile
Convictions published Feb. 21
County proposes new traffic option for wye corridor
Girls Basketball: Cards streak by Alex
Blackhawks close in on first-place Wld with win in St. Paul
Boys Basketball: Montevideo overpowers YME
Boys Basketball: Dragons edge NLS
Boys Basketball: Eisenbacher's double-double leads ACGC
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Reader News: Diaper Bears for Hope Pregnancy Center
Howard J. Powers
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Willmar Commentary: America's predictable pension crisis
Harrop commentary: Trump has media crying ... all the way to the bank
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
January 14, 2017
MACCRAY 'yes' group sees improved opportunities in single campus
CLARA CITY — Supporters of a bond issue in the MACCRAY School District say the district can improve the educational opportunities it provides...
January 14, 2017 - 7:34am
MACCRAY 'vote no' supporters see value in keeping community setting
CLARA CITY — An informal group uring a "no" vote on the bond issue in front of MACCRAY voters next month says students in the MACCRAY Elementary...
January 14, 2017 - 7:32am
Inadvertent Cafe in Clinton serves a rural purpose
CLINTON — The outside thermometer was stuck well below zero the morning of Jan. 6, and yet a crowd of 60 people filled the Inadvertent...
January 14, 2017 - 6:30am
Records published Jan. 14
This is the records summary for Jan. 14. Suspicious vehicle NEW LONDON — A black SUV deemed suspicious by the caller was reported shortly before 3:30 p.m. Thursday at New London-Spicer High School. An individual reported to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office that the SUV...
January 14, 2017 - 5:09am
January 13, 2017
Update: Ice conditions consistent on Lac qui Parle Lake
WATSON - Chuck Ellingson's phone has been ringing ever since news and social media accounts this week began advising anglers to use caution on...
January 13, 2017 - 2:17pm
Otto Bremer awards $100,000 grant to Project Turnabout in Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS — The Otto Bremer Trust awarded a $100,000 grant to Project Turnabout Centers for Addiction Recovery. The funds will support nonprofit business operations in serving people and families who seek treatment for drug, alcohol or gambling addiction. The grant allows...
January 13, 2017 - 9:00am
Ice seeping up on Lac qui Parle fish houses
WATSON — People with ice fishing houses on Lac qui Parle Lake are being advised to check on them. Water has seeped on top of the ice around some houses on the lake. It's not known how extensive the problem might be, but a word of caution would be to the wise, according to Walt...
January 13, 2017 - 8:27am
January 11, 2017
Woman pleads guilty in fiery April crash that killed Litchfield woman
LITCHFIELD — A woman has pleaded guilty to criminal vehicular homicide and operation charges related to a fiery April crash that killed...
January 11, 2017 - 11:03pm
Records published Jan. 12
This is the records summary for Jan. 12. Four injured in Atwater crash
January 11, 2017 - 10:45pm
Driver dies when his van hits semi on Interstate 94 in Stearns County
CLEARWATER, Minn. -- A motorist was killed during wintry conditions Monday when a minivan rear-ended a stopped semi truck on Interstate 94 in...
January 11, 2017 - 10:47am
January 10, 2017
Records published Jan. 10
This is the records summary for Jan. 10. Starbuck woman injured in crash WEST UNION TOWNSHIP — An 18-year-old Starbuck woman was injured in a one-vehicle crash Monday afternoon on Interstate 94 in West Union Township in Todd County. The State Patrol says Sierra Marie Jordahl...
January 10, 2017 - 4:53am
January 8, 2017
At this company, the rule is no swearing, no jerks
HANCOCK, Minn. — They make concrete pipes, and build and repair manholes, culverts and bridges. Sometimes, the words these workers used...
January 8, 2017 - 11:21pm
One injured in Renville County rollover
OLIVIA - A Minneapolis woman was transported to the Renville County Hospital in Olivia for non-life threatening injuries she suffered in a one-vehicle...
January 8, 2017 - 11:25am
January 7, 2017
2016 Year in Review: In other news
KMS band plays at Pearl Harbor The KMS Marching Saints marching band took part in the 75th anniversary observance of the attack on Pearl Harbor...
January 7, 2017 - 6:12am
2016 Year in Review: Tragedies involving children top regional news stories
2016 brought its fair share of highs and lows in west central Minnesota. There were many impactful events that touched the entire region. But,...
January 7, 2017 - 6:07am