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Milo Yiannopoulos resigns from Breitbart News amid pedophilia controversy
Xcel, FAA research using drones to inspect electric lines
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Letters: Principles to guide our lives
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December 19, 2016
American Legion gives Christmas presents to Veterans
The American Legion of Willmar handed out Christmas presents to veterans Satruday at different elderly homes in the are. The Christmas presents...
December 19, 2016 - 11:29am
August 8, 2016
From Willmar they ride to keep scholastic opportunities alive
Some 40 motorcycles and other vehicles participated Sunday in the seventh annual American Legion Legacy Scholarship ride. Participants rode from...
August 8, 2016 - 10:31am
July 24, 2016
MONTEVIDEO—Not getting the run support he needed early, Colin Richards took matters into his own hands and, in the process, helped Glenwood/Lowry...
July 24, 2016 - 10:30pm
June 19, 2016
Legion: Wild pitch lifts Montevideo over NLS
Markus Kranz scored a walk-off, eight-inning run on a wild pitch, lifting Montevideo to an 8-7 come-from-behind win over New London Spicer in Legion baseball Sunday
June 19, 2016 - 11:44pm
June 17, 2016
Legion Baseball: Holtz dominant on mound in Tri-Town shutout victory
Tri-Town and BOLD both featured outstanding pitching on Thursday but Tri-Town’s Kobe Holtz was able to keep the other team off the board completely, holding on for a 1-0 Legion win
June 17, 2016 - 12:28am
May 25, 2016
Update: Investigation into pickup fire at Willmar legion closed; cause unknown
Willmar Fire Chief Frank Hanson on Wednesday said there will be no further investigation into the cause of a pickup truck fire the night prior...
May 25, 2016 - 3:49pm
February 24, 2016
Veterans make plea to legislators for veterans’ nursing home in Montevideo
WILLMAR — More than four decades ago, Chris LaBeau returned home from two tours of duty in Vietnam as a wounded veteran. On Tuesday, he brought...
February 24, 2016 - 12:03am
February 10, 2016
Montevideo launches veterans’ home campaign
MONTEVIDEO — Montevideo launched its effort to see a veterans’ nursing home built in the community shortly after the state Legislature approved...
February 10, 2016 - 11:15pm
January 8, 2016
Concert at Willmar’s American Legion tonight to help fund Alaskan trip for area veterans
In September of last year, Bob Erickson, a St. Cloud-based author, funded an eight-day tour of Alaska for three military veterans from Stearns...
January 8, 2016 - 3:12pm
November 9, 2015
Woman killed during shooting at Minnesota American Legion
AURORA - A woman is dead and a man is in custody after a shooting in northeast Minnesota on Sunday, said the East Range Police Department in a news release. Police responded to the American Legion in Aurora just before 9:15 p.m., to find a 49-year-old woman with a...
November 9, 2015 - 1:46pm
October 20, 2015
Willmar veterans receive pheasant dinners
Alice Isdahl, left, Gayle Larson and Leonard Isdahl load up Monday at the American Legion Post in Willmar to take pheasant meals to veterans...
October 20, 2015 - 9:37am
May 24, 2015
Video: Korean veterans place flags at St. Mary's Cemetery
On Memorial Day Weekend, military veterans from the American Legion, VFW, Disabled Veterans and other groups place over 1,800 flags on the gravesites...
May 24, 2015 - 12:33pm
May 23, 2015
A flag for every veteran
Arne Gynild places a flag, observed by fellow Legionaire Jim Buisman, at the tombstone of Pfc. John Conway (1892-1946), a WWI veteran. Also placing...
May 23, 2015 - 8:28am
April 1, 2015
Letter: Veterans, you are needed
It seems that veteran's benefits that were promised and earned are always at risk of being reduced or terminated. Veterans that have joined one of the service organizations (American Legion, VFW, DAV) are constantly vigilant to make sure veterans receive those benefits.
April 1, 2015 - 1:00am
October 20, 2014
Willmar vets serve up pheasant for comrades in nursing homes
Gayle Larson, left, adds corn to a meal being prepared by John Krouth. Members of the Willmar American Legion Post prepare pheasant meals Monday...
October 20, 2014 - 11:26pm