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Astronomers find seven Earth-size planets where life may be possible
Trump expected to revoke rules on transgender bathrooms, draft suggests
Ex-opioid addict: Doctors only want to prescribe 'pills, pills, pills, pills'
Seven arrested, meth found following high-speed chase
Decadent slow cooker desserts to delight your palette
Multiple concussions have NASCAR's Danica Patrick thinking about future
Hockey Olympian sisters tap Fighting Sioux logo designer for new apparel line
Girls Basketball: Cards streak by Alex
Blackhawks close in on first-place Wild with win in St. Paul
Boys Basketball: Montevideo overpowers YME
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Reader News: Diaper Bears for Hope Pregnancy Center
Howard J. Powers
Minnesota Opinion: Kill Legislature's ridiculous secret-meeting exemption
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Willmar Commentary: America's predictable pension crisis
Harrop commentary: Trump has media crying ... all the way to the bank
April 30, 2011
HUD grants allow Heartland Community Action Agency to expand programs for homeless families
WILLMAR -- Heartland Community Action received $152,442 in two separate grants from U.S. Housing and Urban Development to provide housing and supportive services to homeless families. The funding will allow Heartland to expand its existing services to help high-need homeless individuals...
April 30, 2011 - 12:00am
March 19, 2011
Obama endorses military action to stop Gadhafi
WASHINGTON (AP) -- After weeks of hesitation and divisions among his advisers, President Barack Obama on Friday endorsed military action against...
March 19, 2011 - 12:00am
October 9, 2010
Heartland gets a new coat of paint
October 9, 2010 - 12:00am
August 12, 2010
Swift action saves 4-year-old in Grand Rapids
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. - Grand Rapids, Minn., police Sgt. Steve Schaar has been a police officer for 20 years, but he said helping save the life of a 4-year-old girl made Monday the best day of his career. The child, Anastacia Beekmann of Warba, had improved to fair condition on Wednesday...
August 12, 2010 - 11:23am
October 24, 2009
Willmar native might be unknown soldier buried in France
Oscar E. and Anna Anderson of Willmar died believing that their only son had been buried at sea after being killed in action during the D-Day...
October 24, 2009 - 12:00am
October 23, 2009
Tough economy brings more people in search of assistance financially
WILLMAR -- Signs of a tough economy are being seen in increased requests for services at the Heartland Community Action Agency.
October 23, 2009 - 12:00am
October 21, 2009
Class action suit against jail policies is settled in Meeker Co.
LITCHFIELD -- Meeker County's former practice of strip searching and sometimes photographing private body parts of all newly arrested people as they were booked into jail will cost the Minnesota Counties Insurance Trust $1.75 million. The Insurance Trust agreed to pay compensation...
October 21, 2009 - 12:00am
September 2, 2009
Renville County plans to crack down on ATVs in parks
OLIVIA -- Renville County will be cracking down on violations by the drivers of all-terrain vehicles in its county parks. The County Board of Commissioners called for an aggressive law enforcement campaign -- even though it will bust the budget for park enforcement -- to curtail...
September 2, 2009 - 12:00am
A gift within a gift for mom
May 2, 2009 - 12:00am
February 23, 2009
New London action group takes lead
NEW LONDON -- A new action group in New London is leading the way as changes to the New London landscape will begin this spring. As the Minnesota...
February 23, 2009 - 12:00am
Heartland's car giveaway program continues to grow
WILLMAR -- A unique donation program that gives cars to low-income people has experienced phenomenal growth. Since it was started last year, Heartland Community Action Agency's "Helping people get there" program has collected 29 vehicles to provide low-income families with reliable...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
October 11, 2008
Forums set Tuesday for Kandiyohi County Board, 13B candidates
WILLMAR -- Candidates for the House of Representatives District 13B race will participate in a forum at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Sponsored by the Willmar Area League of Women Voters and Heartland Community Action Agency, the one-hour forum will be held in the Willmar City Council Chambers,...
October 11, 2008 - 12:00am
September 3, 2008
Evangelical Free holds food distribution
WILLMAR -- The Evangelical Free Church recently partnered with the Willmar Area Food Shelf, Second Harvest and Heartland Community Action, with plans to do so again in the future. "We had a food distribution that was very successful where over 400 family units were served when Second...
September 3, 2008 - 12:00am