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Audit: Minn. welfare programs have lax eligibility checks
It's back: Minnesota Senate has plan to revive Real ID
Planned Parenthood sees brief reprieve after healthcare bill yanked
State Fair doughnut fry leads to political fray
Capitol Chatter: A legislative budget primer
CMCS rebounds to play for consolation crown
State Basketball: CMCS rebounds in consolation bracket
New England keeper Cropper has Minnesota roots
Gophers riding turnaround into NCAA Tournament
Relief prospect Chargois optioned to Triple-A
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'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
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Derald F. Rolfsmeier
Loren E. Meyer
Ruth O. Jones
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
American wines are gaining in popularity
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
Swift: The new 'Maximum Overdrive': Could our appliances be too smart?
Dave & Vivian Swanson
March 20, 2017
Five Gopher football players reinstated after sexual assault allegations
MINNEAPOLIS—Five University of Minnesota football players "have been reinstated to team-related activities, the school announced Monday night. The players are safety Antoine Winfield Jr., running back Kobe McCrory, cornerback Antonio Shenault and quarterbacks Seth Green and...
March 20, 2017 - 8:45pm
Sweet 16 power rankings: Kansas on top
The East Region is officially crazy. After a largely uneventful first round of the NCAA Tournament, the East produced two huge upsets on the...
March 20, 2017 - 8:42pm
March 19, 2017
NCAA Roundup: Michigan magic continues
INDIANAPOLIS—Michigan roommates Moritz Wagner and D.J. Wilson have quite different backgrounds, but the Wolverines' starting forwards provided...
March 19, 2017 - 9:46pm
March 17, 2017
NCAA Basketball: Michigan holds off OSU
INDIANAPOLIS—Derrick Walton Jr. and D.J. Wilson each sank two pressure-packed free throws during the final 10 seconds Friday afternoon...
March 17, 2017 - 11:12pm
March 12, 2017
No. 5-seed Gophers get Middle Tennessee State
The Gophers' season-long turnaround and surprising 24-9 campaign culminated Sunday with an at-large bid to the NCAA tournament, their first invitation...
March 12, 2017 - 8:56pm
2017 NCAA Tournament Bracket
2017 NCAA Tournament Bracket
March 12, 2017 - 8:39pm
Junior Hockey: WarHawks end inaugural season on sour note
BREEZY POINT—The Willmar WarHawks' inaugural season ended on a sour note Saturday night with a 7-2 loss to Breezy Point. The WarHawks,...
March 12, 2017 - 7:53pm
March 7, 2017
Baseball: Stingers sign three to 2017 roster
WILLMAR — The Willmar Stingers announced that Marcus Still (New Mexico State University), Caleb Ledbetter (University of Montevallo) and...
March 7, 2017 - 8:21pm
March 4, 2017
Junior Hockey: WarHawks overcome penalties to edge Granite City
WILLMAR—The Willmar WarHawks took 62 minutes in penalties Friday night but it was 12 seconds in the third period that lifted them over...
March 4, 2017 - 9:39am
March 1, 2017
College Track: All roses for Jackson
The North Dakota State women's track and field team brought home its 10th consecutive Summit League indoor championship last weekend, and it...
March 1, 2017 - 7:38pm
February 27, 2017
Junior Hockey: 3 WarHawks in top prospect tournament
Three Willmar WarHawks are in Plymouth, Michigan along with a number of other junior hockey players for the North American Tier III Hockey League's...
February 27, 2017 - 11:09pm
February 24, 2017
Junior Hockey: Two WarHawks heading to Hamline
The inaugural Willmar WarHawks have their first college commitments as forwards Kyle Wendorf and Riley Tigrett each have agreed to play for Hamline University next season. Wendorf leads the WarHawks in nearly every offensive category including goals (21), assists (29), and points...
February 24, 2017 - 11:23pm
February 23, 2017
Remembering the "Miracle on Ice" game 37 years later
It has been 37 years ago today when the 1980 Olympic hockey team defeated Russia in the "Miracle On Ice" game. The USA team’s winning goalie,...
February 23, 2017 - 11:23am
February 22, 2017
Red-hot Gophers upset No. 24 Maryland, win 6th straight
COLLEGE PARK, Md.—- Sophomore guard Dupree McBrayer had 18 points, junior guard Nate Mason added 17 and redshirt senior guard Akeem Springs...
February 22, 2017 - 10:27pm
Local Roundup: Warrior teams win two on Wednesday
WILLMAR — The Ridgewater men's basketball team cranked it up on both ends of the floor in the second half and defeated Western Wisconsin Tech 87-63 on Wednesday night at Ridgewater College. The teams were tied at halftime but the Warriors scored 50 second-half points, almost...
February 22, 2017 - 10:19pm