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Willmar Avenue Southwest reopens
Gov. Dayton says Vikings should suspend Peterson
Willmar man dies in Renville County accident
Extended stay expands
Willmar City Council tables downtown business sidewalk use
Prep volleyball roundup: Minneota blanks BBE
Adrian Peterson’s lawyer insists new child-abuse allegation ‘simply not true’
Girls tennis roundup: Willmar downs Tigers
Powers: Peterson case shows lack of leadership in the NFL
Joan Rivers, queen of acid put-downs, dies at age 81
Kosak of Olivia receives Guard honor
Theresa Gertrude Jochum
Diana L. Friehl
Doris B. Myhre
Marian D. Jones
Schmidt — Hagen
Stadem — Cuevas
Ciminski — Twist
Carleton — Gorans
Stumvoll — Boersma
Cartoon by Gary Markstein
Commentary: When will Minnesota fix U.S. Highway 12?
Letter: A first-rate production
Letter: Spend political dollars locally
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
July 15, 2011
Cartoon by Mike Thompson
opinion / cartoons
July 15, 2011 - 12:00am
January 13, 2011
Shellito plans to reach out to Minn. vets
January 13, 2011 - 12:00am
January 12, 2011
Gov. Dayton names Shellito as veterans' affairs commissioner
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's former adjutant general will be the next state veterans' affairs commissioner. Gov. Mark Dayton this morning announced...
news / state
January 12, 2011 - 9:50am
November 8, 2010
Renville county to host information seminar, dinner for veterans
BIRD ISLAND -- All Renville County service veterans are invited to an information seminar. It will be held beginning at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday Nov. 20, in the Island Ballroom, Bird Island. There will be several information booths offering the latest information concerning veteran's...
news / region
November 8, 2010 - 4:15pm
June 30, 2010
St. John's history prof. discusses foreign policy issues while addressing local Kiwanis Noon Club
WILLMAR -- When it comes to foreign policy, few people voice their opinions as candidly as St. John's history professor Nick Hayes. He was the featured speaker Tuesday afternoon at the Kiwanis Noon Club in Willmar. In a mere 30 minutes, Hayes identified what he considers the biggest...
news / local
June 30, 2010 - 12:00am
May 24, 2010
Commentary: Casting stones at glass houses can be rough
WASHINGTON -- A fall from grace of the sort experienced recently by Indiana's Mark Souder typically brings smiles to the faces of liberals weary of moralistic religious types who preach one thing and do another. But I took no pleasure in Souder's resignation from Congress last week...
opinion / commentary
May 24, 2010 - 12:00am
March 31, 2010
Health care reform bill debated by audience at local forum
WILLMAR -- Most of the people who attended a forum Tuesday in Willmar on rural health care coverage said they know someone who's struggling to pay medical bills.
news / local / business
March 31, 2010 - 12:00am
June 29, 2009
Veterans Affairs offering spring flood, storm relief assistance
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs will offer spring flood and severe storm relief assistance in July to veterans and their families in numerous state counties. According to a news release, the department will provide up to $300 in relief to a single veteran...
news / state
June 29, 2009 - 12:00am
January 10, 2009
Program expands services to veterans, military families in rural areas of Minnesota
WILLMAR -- A new program that expands services to Minnesota veterans and their families has been launched in rural Minnesota. It brings case management, outreach and followup to veterans and military families to help them deal with issues ranging from depression to family dynamics...
January 10, 2009 - 12:00am
December 8, 2008
Inspiration for college students motivated by desire for social change
MONTEVIDEO -- There are lots of college students still looking to make the world a better place, and preparing for careers that give them that opportunity. Where do they go for inspiration? Montevideo, where 35 students from colleges in the Twin Cities came to meet farmers committed...
December 8, 2008 - 12:00am