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Crosby City Council members want embattled mayor to resign after arrest on four felonies
Anglers rescued after falling through ice on northern Minnesota lakes
Minn. Republicans' cuts to health, human services include shifts into next fiscal year
Man agrees to $2 million settlement after St. Paul police biting, kicking incident
Minn. man convicted of attempted murder loses appeal centering on photo ID
Twins coach tries to help Sano take the next step
Twins' Grossman says he'll be ready by Opening Day
Peterson says he's in 'no rush' to latch onto another NFL team
Wild's slump can be blamed on just about everyone
ND native who once made 2,750 free throws in a row dies at 94
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'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
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March 16, 2017
Girls Basketball: Willmar falls to Grand Rapids
ST. PAUL—Grand Rapids defeated Willmar 72-58 in a Class AAA consolation semifinal game during the Minnesota State Girls Basketball Tournament...
March 16, 2017 - 7:19pm
March 15, 2017
Girls Basketball: Toughness on display in Cards' second-half effort
MINNEAPOLIS— The Willmar girls' basketball team could have thrown in the towel, trailing by 21 points with 13 minutes to play in its Class...
March 15, 2017 - 12:01am
March 14, 2017
Girls Basketball: Orono staves off spirited Cards
MINNEAPOLIS—As soon as Willmar drew top-ranked Orono in the quarterfinals of the Class AAA Minnesota State Girls Basketball Tournament,...
March 14, 2017 - 10:01pm
March 13, 2017
Girls Basketball: Reality strikes
It may still feel surreal for the Willmar girls' basketball team, but once the Target Center spotlight is shining down on it on Tuesday night,...
March 13, 2017 - 10:39pm
March 10, 2017
Girls basketball: Cards come up Stately
WILLMAR—Dustin Carlson stood in a secluded hallway at Buffalo High School, a loosened tie, unceasing grin from ear-to-ear and the scoreboard...
March 10, 2017 - 12:06am
March 9, 2017
Girls Basketball: Cards earn state tournament trip
The Willmar girls basketball team earned its first state tournament berth since 2010 with a 62-51 victory over Zimmerman in the Section 5AAA...
March 9, 2017 - 11:53pm
March 8, 2017
Girls Basketball: Trip to state in the Cards?
A year after coming up one game short of reaching the Minnesota State Girls Basketball Tournament, the Willmar Cardinals find themselves on that...
March 8, 2017 - 10:12pm
March 7, 2017
Prep Basketball: Cards find no magic
MONTICELLO—Much like how its regular season transpired, so did Willmar boys basketball's Section 5AAA quarterfinal against Monticello on...
March 7, 2017 - 9:50pm
March 5, 2017
State Wrestling: Five Cards in top four
ST. PAUL—Three Willmar Cardinals neared the pinnacle of the high school wrestling world but ultimately left Saturday's Class AAA state...
March 5, 2017 - 10:04pm
Girls basketball: Cards advance to section final
BUFFALO—Willmar girls basketball came out of the locker room following halftime on Saturday trailing on the scoreboard, but determined...
March 5, 2017 - 8:56pm
State Swimming: Shuldes 13th in 50 freestyle final
MINNEAPOLIS — Willmar junior Garrett Shuldes tied for 13th in the Class A 50 freestyle final at the Minnesota State Swimming and Diving...
March 5, 2017 - 7:27pm
March 4, 2017
Girls Basketball: Cards reach section final for second-straight year
A strong second half helped the Willmar girls basketball team down Big Lake 58-44 in the Section 5AAA semifinals on Saturday at Buffalo High School
March 4, 2017 - 11:44pm
March 3, 2017
Girls Basketball: Cards getting defensive on road to State
Dustin Carlson pauses, gazing toward the Central Lakes Conference team banners hanging on the wall at the north end of the Willmar High School...
March 3, 2017 - 11:37pm
State Swimming: Shuldes qualifies for state final
MINNEAPOLIS — Willmar junior Garrett Shuldes advanced to today's Class A 50 freestyle final at the Minnesota State Swimming and Diving...
March 3, 2017 - 8:49pm
March 2, 2017
State wrestling: Willmar falls in opening round
ST. PAUL—A slow start in the first round for the Willmar wrestling team was too much to overcome before eventually getting the engine rolling...
March 2, 2017 - 8:59pm