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Go green for early goose hunt
Wife recounts ordeal of husband who survived 12 hours floating in lake
Minnesota man charged with selling leased livestock
Dayton wants Minnesotans to take clean water pledge
Records published Aug. 31
Willmar offense comes alive in second half, downs Eagles
Cards fall to Rocori
Willmar loses early lead in loss to Marshall
Cardinals open season with shutout loss
Updated: Bridgewater out for season with dislocated knee, torn ACL
Comedy legend Gene Wilder dead at 83
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
Box office: 'Don't Breathe' Scares Up $26.1 million as hot summer for horror continues
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Victoria "Vicki" Lee
Steven Warren Sachs
Roland E. "Rollie" Swenson
Connie Lee Ulferts (aka Key Carelli)
Letter: Day of reckoning is near
Letter: Governor should call special session
Marcus: Obliging a donor is not necessarily criminal
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
February 22, 2016
Warriors close out regular season with home win
WILLMAR — The Ridgewater Warriors dealt with adversity and came out on top, defeating St. Cloud Tech 82-75 Saturday to earn a share of second...
February 22, 2016 - 12:08am
February 21, 2016
Ridgewater belts St.Cloud on eve of State tourney
WILLMAR - The Ridgewater College Warrriors defeated visiting St. Cloud Tech 82-75 on Saturday leading into the MCAC men's basketball state tournament...
February 21, 2016 - 2:52pm
February 17, 2016
Warriors come up short in season finale
WILLMAR — A tough season ended with another loss for the Ridgewater women’s basketball team, as dominant performances by Cassandra Jordan...
February 17, 2016 - 11:57pm
Warriors scorch Fergus Falls with red-hot shooting from downtown
WILLMAR — Ridgewater was simply incredible from deep Wednesday night, making 14-of-16 3-pointers in the first half of an 87-56 drubbing of...
February 17, 2016 - 11:53pm
February 15, 2016
The Insider: Six Warriors off to nationals
Six Ridgewater wrestlers qualified for the NJCAA National Tournament at the North Central District Qualifier on Saturday at Neosho Community Collegel in Chanute, Kansas. Lucas Hagel (125 pounds), Logan Crosby (133), Chris Schmidt (165), Zach Revier (174), Travis Deegan (174) and John...
February 15, 2016 - 11:49pm
February 11, 2016
The Insider: Warriors secure spot in men's Region XIII tourney
The Ridgewater College men’s basketball team secured a spot in the Region XIII/MCAC State Tournament after having a couple of things go its way on Wednesday. The Warriors took care of their business by upending Western Technical 70-68, thanks to a last-second basket by Dazhown Coleman,...
February 11, 2016 - 11:49pm
February 10, 2016
College Basketball Roundup: Ridgewater involved in two close games
LA CROSSE, Wis. — Down by 18 at one point, Dazhown Coleman’s basket with 0.7 seconds left in the game gave Ridgewater a big 70-68 win over Western Tech on Wednesday. Coleman finished with 12 points, tied for third on the team with Marvin Perkins Jr. behind Jack Turnbull’s 21...
February 10, 2016 - 11:17pm
February 8, 2016
Men's Basketball: Late bucket sinks Ridgewater men
Darius Bell hit a go-ahead 12-foot runner with 10 seconds remaining to lift Riverland to a 68-64 upset of Ridgewater in men’s basketball S...
February 8, 2016 - 3:36am
February 4, 2016
College Wrestling: Ridgewater wins MCAC title
WILLMAR — After narrowly losing to Rochester for the team title at the MCAC Tournament last Saturday, Ridgewater extracted some revenge on Thursday by edging the Yellowjackets 21-19 to finish 4-0 in conference duals. Rochester did surrender 12 points early by forfeiting the first...
February 4, 2016 - 11:59pm
January 31, 2016
Warrior wrestlers finish second in MCAC
WILLMAR — The Ridgewater wrestling team crowned four champions and four others placed second at the MCAC Invitational on Saturday at Ridgewater...
January 31, 2016 - 11:47pm
Rochester slams Ridgewater
ROCHESTER — After losing by just five to nationally-ranked Rochester in the teams’ first meeting this year, the Warriors couldn’t keep it quite as close the second time around in a 88-52. Akeem Oglesby was by far the most effective Ridgewater player, going 8-of-10 from the field...
January 31, 2016 - 11:29pm
Warriors impress in loss to Rochester
ROCHESTER – The Ridgewater women’s basketball team had one of their most impressive performances of the season Saturday, losing 59-57 to Rochester, which was nationally-ranked at the start of the year. This was a big improvement from the 89-60 loss they suffered at the hands of...
January 31, 2016 - 11:28pm
January 27, 2016
Men's Basketball: Ridgewater falls out of first place
ST. CLOUD — A 25-point, seven-assist effort by Nick Raeker catapulted St. Cloud Tech to a 90-77 win over Ridgewater in a critical MCAC South Division men’s basketball game Wednesday. After falling behind 37-18, the Warriors closed the first half on a furious 17-0 run, getting...
January 27, 2016 - 11:39pm
January 16, 2016
Deegan, Warriors take down Itasca
WILLMAR — Travis Deegan won a major decision at 157 pounds against a strong Itasca opponent and Lucas Hagel won by pin at 133 pounds to lead the Ridgewater wrestling team to a 25-7 victory on Friday. Deegan won 12-2 over Wayne Voss, a Minnesota state runnerup for Simley. “That...
January 16, 2016 - 12:23am
January 15, 2016
Ridgewater knocks off Riverland
WILLMAR — A three-point onslaught helped streaking Ridgewater grab an 86-73 MCAC men’s basketball win over Riverland Thursday. The Warriors hit 19 shots from behind the arc, eight of which were by Jack Turnbull, who led all scorers with 24 points. Ridgewater also got 15 points...
January 15, 2016 - 12:21am