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Projections say Macron, Le Pen go through to runoff in French vote
Trump pressures Democrats on Obamacare to get border wall deal
Bill O'Reilly to Return With Podcast on Monday
North Korea says ready to strike U.S. aircraft carrier
Prep Baseball & Softball: Card baseball team falls to Big Lake
Local Roundup: CCS' Reid edges Cards' Hauser
Ibarra scores in Minnesota's win over Colorado
Hicks' five RBIs help power Tigers past Twins
Chappell birdies final hole to take Texas Open
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Carrie Fisher won't appear in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Hollywood's Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner file for divorce
MTV to revive reality series 'Fear Factor'
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
'Kitchen Witches': Comedy opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar chain of lakes focus of Wednesday's public meeting
Earth Day 2017 celebrated April 22 in west central Minnesota
'Camper Cabins' guide to great outdoors
Iris M. Hanson-Cain
Jackalee 'Jackie' Peterson
Dennis R. Erdman
Marvin I. Braegelman
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Cartoonist Opinions published April 22
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
February 12, 2017
Rough road ahead for WarHawks
WILLMAR—Another rocky first period made the Willmar WarHawks' path to the NA3HL playoffs a bit more difficult Sunday afternoon as they...
February 12, 2017 - 8:22pm
February 11, 2017
WarHawks' comeback falls short in OT
SAUK RAPIDS—The Willmar WarHawks appeared to be heading towards another ugly loss after a rough first period but battled back to earn a point in a 4-3 overtime loss to West Division leaders Granite City Saturday night.
February 11, 2017 - 11:24pm
February 8, 2017
WarHawks edge Steel in shootout
NEW ULM—There was a playoff-like atmosphere in New Ulm on Wednesday night as Dylan Gast created a late comeback to guide the Willmar WarHawks...
February 8, 2017 - 11:05pm
February 4, 2017
Junior Hockey: WarHawks use quick start to overwhelm Rochester
WILLMAR - The Willmar WarHawks came out firing and took control early in a 7-3 win over the Rochester Ice Hawks Friday at the Willmar Civic Center....
February 4, 2017 - 12:12am
February 3, 2017
Lean 2018 Minnesota recruiting class will force Gophers out wide
MINNEAPOLIS — The final Gophers football signee in the 2017 recruiting class was announced at 9:09 a.m. Wednesday. By 9:37, new head coach...
February 3, 2017 - 8:56pm
February 1, 2017
Warriors teams both fall at Anoka-Ramsey
ANOKA — Akeem Oglesby scored 31 points but it wasn't enough as Ridgewater was unable to dethrone Anoka-Ramsey Community College, the No. 2-ranked team in the nation, in a 98-86 loss Wednesday night. A-R was lethal from long range nearly the entire night, especially during the...
February 1, 2017 - 10:42pm
January 30, 2017
Playoff still WarHawks' goal
WILLMAR—The Willmar WarHawks are in last place in the North American Tier III Hockey League's (NA3HL) West Division but that doesn't stop...
January 30, 2017 - 8:44pm
January 29, 2017
New 'elite' Gophers football coach 'understands our generation'
MINNEAPOLIS—College football programs are known to pump loud music into practices, but new Gophers coach P.J. Fleck put a bigger spin on...
January 29, 2017 - 7:26pm
January 25, 2017
Ohio State tops Minnesota 78-72
• COLUMBUS, Ohio - Trevor Thompson had a career-high 19 points and Ohio State beat Minnesota 78-72 on Wednesday night in a Big Ten game at...
January 25, 2017 - 9:00pm
Ridgewater wrestlers fall to Northland
THIEF RIVER FALLS — Nick Stafford won at 174 but an undermanned Ridgewater wrestling team fell to Northland on Wednesday. Stafford won by technical Fall over Northland's Mike Lambert 18-3. Ridgewater had forfeits at six of 10 weights. The Warriors' Leo Kerfeld won by technical...
January 25, 2017 - 8:37pm
January 22, 2017
No. 17 Wisconsin escapes from Gophers in overtime
MINNEAPOLIS—On an afternoon in which the Gophers hoped to gain respect and bolster their NCAA tournament résumé, their offense eroded...
January 22, 2017 - 4:51pm
January 20, 2017
WarHawks take loss in shootout
WILLMAR—The Willmar WarHawks fought back to force an overtime period but fell 3-2 to Breezy Point in a shootout at the Willmar Civic Center...
January 20, 2017 - 11:12pm
January 18, 2017
WILLMAR — Ridgewater's men's basketball team adjusted at halftime and battled back to beat longtime foe Rochester Community and Technical...
January 18, 2017 - 11:11pm
January 15, 2017
Penn State drops Minnesota with late free throws
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Tony Carr surveyed the court and decided to drive. He leapt, drew a foul and sank two free throws with five seconds...
January 15, 2017 - 9:59pm
January 11, 2017
WarHawks run into brick wall
WILLMAR—The Willmar WarHawks ran into a brick wall in David Mulligan who stopped 40 of 41 WarHawks shots as his Granite City Lumberjacks...
January 11, 2017 - 11:57pm