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Former Willmar man pleads not guilty to rape of teenager
MnDOT invites public to open house on Willmar wye project
Planning gets underway for complex reconstruction of County Road 5
History made as Clinton secures Democratic White House nomination
Man robbed outside Zorbaz by two men on skateboards
NFL Notebook: Gordon reinstated, then suffers injury
Roundup: Raymond tunes up for 11C playoffs with win over Marshall
Stingers keep hot streak going
Willmar rides pitching to VFW playoff win
Fighting injuries, Vikings OL Loadholt plans to retire
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Audrey O. Forkrud
Stanley A. Nelson
Mae L. Dahl
Chris "Doc" Nissen
Diane K. Rittenhouse
Will: The path ahead for Hillary Clinton
Commentary: For Trump to Lose, GOP must let Clinton win
Commentary: Trump: Seeking victory through fear
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
May 7, 2015
It starts with art in west central Minnesota
Jade Roszak wants to study graphic arts in college. She’s narrowed her schools of choice to Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall...
May 7, 2015 - 9:20am
May 6, 2015
Video: Art students at the Willmar ALC
Art students at the Alternative Learning Center at Garfield School in Willmar talk about their art. Monica Villars is the art teacher. Student are required to take 2 credits or art class. A third credit is available as an elective. Their works are on display at WEAC through May 2...
May 6, 2015 - 10:29am
April 30, 2015
Video: Region 5A Arts Festival at NLS
Young artists from 11 high schools in Region 5A displayed their works at the MSHSL-sponsored 14th annual Arts Festival at New London-Spicer middle school gymnasium. Judges provided critiques and scored each work. Overall winners in 9 categories advance to the Perpich Art Center...
April 30, 2015 - 11:54am
Christian School to stage ‘Little Women’ at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minnesota
WILLMAR — Community Christian School in Willmar is staging the play “The Little Women” today and Saturday. The productions will be held at The Barn Theatre in downtown Willmar. Performances are at 6:30 p.m. today and 1 and 6:30 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are for sale in the CCS...
April 30, 2015 - 11:05am
‘Picasso at the Lapin Agile’ now on stage at Ridgewater College in Willmar, Minnesota
WILLMAR — Ridgewater College presents “Picasso at the Lapin Agile,” by Steve Martin at 7:30 p.m. today through Saturday at the college theater in Willmar. Tickets are $5 general admission; for reservations call 320-222-7605. This play contains mature subject matter and language. In...
April 30, 2015 - 11:03am
April 23, 2015
This dog makes a name for himself as an artist
When Kaydi Strickler-Grunhovd gets out the easel, Newman is ready. His ears perk up, his eyes get big and his feet scurry around the house faster...
April 23, 2015 - 8:47am
April 11, 2015
Video: With latest mural, renowned Willmar artist reflects on the history of Kandiyohi County
Paintings of strong, earnest faces pop from a large white canvas in bold colors on a mural that practically fills Ron Adams’ window-lined art...
April 11, 2015 - 8:18am
April 10, 2015
Face to Face: Willmar students turn their hand to portraits
Paty Alamo used the tip of her forefinger to blend the contrast of skin tone around the piercing emerald green eyes of her friend, a nearby photo...
April 10, 2015 - 12:44pm
March 17, 2015
Olivia’s Studio 125 makes it fun and easy
OLIVIA — With the right teacher, brushes, paints and canvas, anyone can learn to create art. And with the right company, everybody can have...
March 17, 2015 - 12:11am
March 6, 2015
A night on the Ridge
Director Gayle Marcus leads the Ridgewater College Concert Choir in performing choral highlights from “Frozen” Thursday at the campus theater...
March 6, 2015 - 12:07am
December 31, 2014
Believe it or not: A tree felled in Madison, Minnesota, can land in Florida
DAWSON — Drop a large cottonwood tree in Madison, Minnesota, and it might just land in Orlando, Florida, believe it or not. Which is right...
December 31, 2014 - 9:27am
November 9, 2014
The long, incredible walk of Ole Knudsen
NEW LONDON –– With his shoulders bent slightly forward under the weight of a heavy burden borne on his back, and brown work hat tugged down...
November 9, 2014 - 10:54pm
October 30, 2014
‘Blood, Swept Lands and Seas of Red’
A Yeoman Warder walks Wednesday through ceramic poppies that form part of the art installation “Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red” at the...
October 30, 2014 - 11:34pm
October 16, 2014
Couch culture: New exhibit in Willmar looks at human interaction through passive relaxation
Apparently, you can tell a lot about a person by the way they sit on a couch. In her latest exhibit at the Willmar Education and Arts Center...
October 16, 2014 - 8:51am
August 27, 2014
Patient thanks clinic with art
WILLMAR — A thank-you note probably would have been enough, but Deb Shriver wanted to do more to show her gratitude to the doctors at Affiliated Community Medical Centers who have cared for her and her family. So she commissioned a one-of-a-kind work of art. The watercolor by...
August 27, 2014 - 9:48am