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Churches say they'll protect immigrants facing deportation
St. Cloud-based video company challenges state law on serving gay couples
Western Minn. cattlemen to serve on state association
Spicer has seen the light
Minnesota's Ellison would resign from U.S. House if he wins Democratic post
WCT daily sports schedule
2016 Tribune Boys Basketball Previews
Boys Basketball Previews: Cards' Slagter always puts team first
Wild hold off Leafs' surge
Peterson may remain out of commission if Vikings are out of contention
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Harlow D. Skindelien
Marlene M. Baumann
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Dionne commentary: The disempowered majority in U.S.
Will commentary: Trump's Carrier ploy is not conservatism
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Parker commentary: Donald Trump's demagogic illogic
Thomas commentary: Remembering Pearl Harbor at 75
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
June 25, 2015
Arc Kandiyohi County hires new director
WILLMAR — Arc Kandiyohi County, 200 Fourth St. S.W., Suite 25, Willmar, announces its recent hiring of Kelly Doss as the new executive director. Arc Kandiyohi County is a nonprofit that provides support and advocacy services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Doss...
June 25, 2015 - 12:04pm
Rozendaal is chair-elect of Medical Group Association
WILLMAR — Affiliated Community Medical Centers Chief Financial Officer Tom Rozendaal was recently nominated and named the incoming chair-elect for the American Medical Group Association CFO Leadership Council beginning July 1. The council is a trusted network of chief financial...
June 25, 2015 - 12:03pm
May 6, 2015
Guptill earns certified clerk designation
NEW LONDON — Trudie Guptill has earned the designation of Certified Municipal Clerk from the International Institute of Municipal Clerks, Inc. The Institute grants the designation only to those municipal clerks who complete demanding education requirements; and who have a record...
May 6, 2015 - 12:54am
February 26, 2015
Ridgewater’s faculty conducting no-confidence vote on college president
WILLMAR — Faculty members at Ridgewater were planning to conduct a no-confidence vote Thursday on the leadership of college president Douglas Allen. The results of the vote are expected to be released Friday morning, according to faculty union president Sam Nelson, a history instructor...
February 26, 2015 - 11:26pm
November 15, 2013
Editorial: Health plan gets new 2014 extension
The first set of available figures on health care plan signups via state and federal exchanges announced this week were rather dismal. Just 106,185 individuals signed up to select a health plan during the month of October. About 75 percent of those signed up via state exchanges;...
November 15, 2013 - 3:00am
January 9, 2013
Jack Lew expected to be next Treasury Secretary
WASHINGTON (AP) -- White House chief of staff Jack Lew is President Barack Obama's expected pick to lead the Treasury Department, with an announcement...
January 9, 2013 - 12:02pm
December 15, 2012
Secretary of state faints, sustains concussion
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, who skipped an overseas trip this past week because of a stomach virus, sustained...
December 15, 2012 - 3:44pm
November 26, 2010
Editorial: It's time to let the TSA just do its job
Despite the threat of protests and privacy concerns, the opt-out travelers as Thanksgiving travel ramped up Wednesday remained primarily no-shows at American airports. Critics had called for Wednesday to be "National Opt-Out Day," calling for passengers selected for full-body scans...
November 26, 2010 - 12:00am
October 21, 2010
Montevideo Council eyeing repair work for the Lagoon Park bridges
MONTEVIDEO -- City Council members in Montevideo are hoping the city can repair the picturesque rock walls and bridges that are so integral to the appearance of Lagoon Park. Council members approved action Monday to repair the bridges, but tabled work on the walls for now, according...
October 21, 2010 - 12:00am
December 8, 2009
Study finds volunteerism at a crossroads
WILLMAR -- As Minnesota's economy sank deeper into recession this year, Mary Quirk and her colleagues at the Minnesota Association for Volunteer...
December 8, 2009 - 12:00am
October 30, 2009
Commentary: What does the FHA think it is doing?
Exactly who made Bernadine Shimon think that she could buy a new house shortly after declaring bankruptcy and losing another home to foreclosure? The American taxpayer, that's who. Without a Federal Housing Administration willing to guarantee a $125,000-plus mortgage, this Denver-area...
October 30, 2009 - 12:00am
February 3, 2009
Commentary: Good 'change' will include significant reform as well
The new Obama administration could use a rewind button. Hit it and we'd go back to those wonderful days of a couple of weeks ago when history was made, change was in the air and all of Washington tingled with anticipation. Now, though, we have one Cabinet nominee who did not pay all...
February 3, 2009 - 12:00am
October 2, 2008
Ex-Bronco is arrested after alleged cocaine deal
Henry and James Mack were arrested a day earlier after the two met to buy cocaine from a person who was cooperating with authorities, according to an arrest warrant affidavit. Mack and Henry were in federal custody on suspicion of knowingly and intentionally conspiring to distribute...
October 2, 2008 - 12:00am
September 29, 2008
Lawmakers in agreement on bailout plan to save economy on the rocks
WASHINGTON -- Congressional leaders and the White House agreed Sunday to a $700 billion rescue of the ailing financial in-dustry after lawmakers in-sisted on sharing spending controls with the Bush ad-ministration. The biggest U.S.
September 29, 2008 - 12:00am
June 3, 2008
Rice Hospital fined $50,000 for workplace fatality
WILLMAR -- Rice Memorial Hospital will pay a $50,000 fine for two safety violations that contributed to the death last November of a medical records worker. The agreement with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration of the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry was...
June 3, 2008 - 12:00am