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N.Korea test-fires ballistic missile, appears to have failed
Minnesota man survives crash but is fatally hit trying to cross interstate afterward
North Dakota and Minnesota Bankruptcies
U.S. pipeline regulator raises penalties for safety violations
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NFL commissioner may consider marijuana for players' health reasons
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Effects of Bradford trade on Vikings playing out in draft
Speedy ex-Gopher Myrick waiting for the call
Minnesota offers filmmakers varied landscapes and cultural activity
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ESPN layoffs: A list of which employees have been fired
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Young Artist's Concerts this weekend in Willmar, Paynesville
'King Ed' comedy on stage at Ridgewater College
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
Younger hot flashes may signal heart risk later
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
Luverne A. Peterson
Hazel L. (Strand) Snyder
Edythe O. Jacobson
Trude Kristine Williams
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
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Minnesota Opinion: Now is not the time to sit out, play politics
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Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
July 11, 2016
School Board approves floor plan for Willmar Senior High addition
WILLMAR -- The preliminary floor plan for a physical education addition at Willmar Senior High School has been approved. The Willmar School Board...
July 11, 2016 - 11:30pm
May 5, 2016
Sibley State Park offers more camping opportunities
NEW LONDON — Campers will now have even more overnight options at Sibley State Park following a project to upgrade Oakridge Campground, according...
May 5, 2016 - 9:54pm
March 26, 2015
RCW could start building additions in fall
RENVILLE — The Renville County West School Board has taken another step toward design and construction of additional improvements to its K-12 school building. Voters approved a $5.4 million bond in a referendum in January. The project includes building new classrooms at the south...
March 26, 2015 - 10:43pm
December 10, 2013
Major addition at the YMCA beginning to take shape
WILLMAR — Motorists rubbernecked Tuesday as they drove by the Kandiyohi County Area Family YMCA in Willmar. A crane with 160-foot boom caught...
December 10, 2013 - 11:48pm
November 2, 2013
KMS has school bond vote, Benson seeking operating levy in Tuesday elections
Voters in the Benson and Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg school districts will go the polls on Tuesday to vote on school referendums. The voters in Benson will decide whether to provide more funding for school operations, and voters in the KMS district will decide whether to pay for school...
November 2, 2013 - 8:03am
November 3, 2012
November 3, 2012 - 12:00am
February 13, 2012
Work progressing on house project for Pennock, Minn., family of girl with terminal disorder
PENNOCK -- A crew of 20 to 25 workers raised their hammers Saturday morning and quickly built the walls of a garage and addition to Trent and...
February 13, 2012 - 12:00am
September 1, 2009
September 1, 2009 - 12:00am
July 6, 2009
Meeker Hospital staff makes move to addition
LITCHFIELD -- With the move-in complete at the Meeker Memorial Hospital expansion in Litchfield, staff and patients are struck with how different...
July 6, 2009 - 12:00am
June 16, 2009
$1 million contract for addition at Roosevelt is awarded
WILLMAR -- The Willmar School Board has awarded a $1 million construction contract to build a seven-classroom addition at Roosevelt Elementary School. The School Board awarded the contract at a special meeting at noon Monday. Kue Contractors of Watkins submitted the lowest bid among...
June 16, 2009 - 12:00am
May 18, 2009
Hospital holds tours of expansion as preview to projected June 22 opening
LITCHFIELD -- Construction of Meeker Memorial Hospital's 75,000-square-foot expansion project is nearing at an end as the hospital staff plans...
May 18, 2009 - 12:00am
School officials vote in favor of expansion at Roosevelt Elementery School
WILLMAR -- It might seem counterintuitive for the Willmar School District to spend $1.5 million on a building addition while cutting $2.7 million...
March 18, 2009 - 12:00am
August 5, 2008
Willmar City Council approves Westwind street work, 5-3
WILLMAR -- The Willmar City Council voted 5-3 Monday night to approve construction of streets and utilities for the controversial Westwind Estates Third Addition low-income housing project in southwest Willmar. The council acted on a recommendation from the council's Public Works/Safety...
August 5, 2008 - 8:00am
March 19, 2008
Westwind debate goes to Board of Appeals, are courts next?
WILLMAR -- The landowner who had appealed the conditional use permit for the Westwind Estates Third Addition proposal is looking forward to the opportunity to state his case before the Willmar Board of Zoning Appeals. Attorney Jim Mogen of St.
March 19, 2008 - 12:00am
March 18, 2008
Housing proposal remains hot topic for council
WILLMAR -- The Willmar City Council has ordered that the Board of Zoning Appeals hold a hearing on a controversial low-income housing development planned in southwest Willmar. In another part of the council's Monday night meeting, a member said that Southwest Minnesota Housing Partnership...
March 18, 2008 - 12:00am