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Prairie protection to be part of Renville County park study
Xcel, FAA research using drones to inspect electric lines
Alaska man injured in morning rollover in New London Township
High speed chase ends in Willmar with arrest of juvenile
Convictions published Feb. 21
Girls Basketball: Cards streak by Alex
Blackhawks close in on first-place Wld with win in St. Paul
Boys Basketball: Montevideo overpowers YME
Boys Basketball: Dragons edge NLS
Boys Basketball: Eisenbacher's double-double leads ACGC
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Reader News: Diaper Bears for Hope Pregnancy Center
Howard J. Powers
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Willmar Commentary: America's predictable pension crisis
Harrop commentary: Trump has media crying ... all the way to the bank
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
April 30, 2015
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
July 17, 2014
Art hits the wall in New London
NEW LONDON — Block by block, as volunteers sponged and dabbed paint Thursday onto the looming, white exterior walls of Mord’s Hardware in...
July 17, 2014 - 10:58pm
June 5, 2014
Theater and art at this year’s first Becker Market
The Becker Market opens today from 2 to 5:30 p.m. with new additions including local art displays, live theater and a new location. The new location in the parking lot at 414 Becker Ave. is more spacious than the street in previous years and will allow for more people from the community...
June 5, 2014 - 12:23am
May 4, 2014
Putting pencil to paper
Dalton Underland, 13, of Willmar, works on a drawing Friday during Teen Art Club at the Willmar Library. Participants in the club learn about...
May 4, 2014 - 3:00am