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Willmar soldiers return home
Governor to receive invite to tour Appleton prison
Records for Aug. 27
New London depot makes another historic move
Community steps forward to help as water recedes
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
NLS volleyball team wins two at Albany Invite
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
Molitor proceeding with caution on Mauer return
Maybe Bridgewater should just take a knee until Week 1
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
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
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
Roland E. "Rollie" Swenson
Harold (Bill) William Wright
Cartoonist Opinions for Aug. 27
Letter: Our declining moral values
Why can't political ads be truthful?
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Letter: Nutrition must start early in life
June 12, 2016
NWL: Stingers top MoonDogs in 13
MANKATO — The Willmar Stingers were in extra innings for the second time in as many days but Sunday’s game had a different ending as they topped the Mankato MoonDogs 5-3 after 13 innings.
June 12, 2016 - 11:49pm
June 10, 2016
Loggers cool off Stingers
WILLMAR — A critical two-out error in the fourth inning proved costly for the Stingers, who dropped a 5-2 home game against La Crosse Thursday....
June 10, 2016 - 12:09am
June 7, 2016
Stingers complete sweep of Mankato
WILLMAR — It took five pitchers to do so but the Stingers were able to shut out the Mankato MoonDogs 7-0 Tuesday at Bill Taunton Stadium. Blake Stockert started the game for Willmar, going five innings with four strikeouts. Joe Vranesic, Jake Rothwell, Josh Mill and Jayce Vancena...
June 7, 2016 - 11:54pm
June 2, 2016
Stingers double up Express to get 1st win
WILLMAR — The Willmar Stingers came back with a vengeance after a disappointing opening series against Dultuh to earn an 8-4 victory over Eau Claire, Wis., Thursday at Bill Taunton Stadium. The Stingers allowed a home run to Daulton Varsho in the first inning, but the rest of the...
June 2, 2016 - 11:51pm
Stingers score, but come up short
WILLMAR — Three Willmar pitchers limited Duluth to three hits and the Stingers rallied in the ninth, but three errors proved too much to overcome in a 5-4 loss to the Huskies on Wednesday at Bill Taunton Stadium. The Stingers are 0-2 and open a two-game set against Eau Claire at...
June 2, 2016 - 12:02am
June 1, 2016
Stingers' opening night ends with a bang
The Willmar Stingers bats were quiet in the season opener Tuesday evening at Bill Taunton Stadium. But there was plenty of action moments after...
June 1, 2016 - 7:32am
Steinbach wants his passion of baseball to stick with Stingers
WILLMAR — The Willmar Stingers introduced two new members of the organization at their season opener on Tuesday. One was a former MLB all-star...
June 1, 2016 - 12:13am
May 11, 2016
Stingers add 5 pitchers to roster
WILLMAR — The Willmar Stingers signed five pitchers to join their 2016 roster, the team announced Wednesday. Ricky Reynoso (University of the Pacific), Theron Kay (Baylor University), Brandon Texiera (LSU-Shreveport), Brad Schaenzer (University of Kentucky), and Ryan Abraham (Oxnard...
May 11, 2016 - 11:24pm
April 25, 2016
NWL Baseball: Steinbach guest for Stingers’ home-opener
Former major leaguer and Minnesota native Terry Steinbach will throw out the ceremonial first pitch for the home-opener against the Duluth Huskies...
April 25, 2016 - 11:57pm
March 31, 2016
Stingers add four key players to roster
WILLMAR — The Willmar Stingers announced Thursday that University of Kentucky teammates Luke Becker and Kole Cottam, Andrew Weston of California State University-Northridge and Devin Foyle of the University of Kansas have been added to the Stingers’ roster for the upcoming season....
March 31, 2016 - 11:15pm
March 10, 2016
Stingers add 3 infielders to 2016 roster
WILLMAR — The Willmar Stingers added three infielders to their 2016 team, bringing their roster to 18 players. Toby Hanson (University of Minnesota),...
March 10, 2016 - 11:57pm
February 26, 2016
Stingers: All-star pitchers, New Mexico State outfielder added to 2016 roster
The Willmar Stingers have signed two more pitchers and an outfielder for its 2016 Northwoods League season
February 26, 2016 - 11:51pm
February 19, 2016
Lefty Ranweiler, Steve Schneider, 'Ironman' Denzer join West Central Baseball Hall of Fame
WILLMAR - Candy Ranweiler Underwood, of West Linn, Oregon, Jim Ranweiler of Woodbury, both children of Henry "Lefty" Ranweiler; Maureen Denzer...
February 19, 2016 - 2:44pm
February 10, 2016
Stingers add two former players, two new ones to 2016 roster
WILLMAR — The Willmar Stingers will welcome back two players from the 2015 season and also added two outfielders on Wednesday. Ky Parrott (James Madison University) and Danny Palmiscno (North Dakota State University) are set to return to Willmar for the 2016 season and will be joined...
February 10, 2016 - 11:11pm
January 27, 2016
Stingers name Passauer as field manager for 2016
WILLMAR — A familiar face will lead the 2016 Willmar Stingers. Matt Passauer has been named manager, succeeding Drew Saberhagen. Passauer was the Stingers’ pitching coach for two years under Saberhagen. “I’m honored and excited for the opportunity to come back to Willmar and...
January 27, 2016 - 11:37pm