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Willmar School Board meets Monday
Man found dead under television at Minnesota home
Woman, five children rescued from Alexandria townhome fire
Truck hits State Patrol car, injuring trooper, then drives off
Willmar teen gets probation, community service for bomb threat
Blaze makes first appearance at CMCS pep rally
Bluejays take down LQPV on road
WarHawks hit hard early, fall to 'Jacks
Vikings look to climb back into playoff race
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'
'Prairie Angels' makes a timely arrival in Renville County
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
Curtis Burr Accola
Gregory W. Johnson
Ruth V. Thayer
Frances A. King
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
November 22, 2016
Fight erupts over Civil War art at the state Capitol
ST. PAUL — A heated debate is roiling over a proposal to remove Civil War paintings from the Governor's Reception Room in the Minnesota...
November 22, 2016 - 6:51am
November 10, 2016
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
"The Wall: A Pilgrimage," is a one-act drama telling the story of a family making the long trek to Washington, D.C., to see the Vietnam Veterans...
November 10, 2016 - 11:52am
'Sister Act' musical production opens tonight at Willmar Senior High School
WILLMAR — Willmar Senior High School presents "Sister Act" at 7 p.m. today through Saturday, and 1 p.m. Sunday, at the high school theater....
November 10, 2016 - 9:05am
October 13, 2016
Potter fans get sneak peek at Rowling's 'Fantastic Beasts' film
LOS ANGELES — After a new book and play revived "Harry Potter" mania earlier this year, fans of the boy wizard will get their first look on Thursday at the Potter spinoff "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them," a new film penned by J.K. Rowling. Potter-philes can attend...
October 13, 2016 - 7:45pm
July 29, 2016
Vikings & fine art come together in new stadium
MINNEAPOLIS—As a young girl growing up in Worthington, Minn., Lynn Hanson was something of a football fan. She rooted for the local Trojan...
July 29, 2016 - 11:09pm
July 7, 2016
'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
As a stiff west wind whips her long black hair and bends the tall green prairie grass she’s standing on, Bethany Lacktorin spreads her arms...
July 7, 2016 - 11:15am
June 30, 2016
Slew of events set this summer in New London’s Riverspace project
NEW LONDON - A larger-than-life mural painted on the wall of a Main Street business, a fiery one-night unveiling of a clay sculpture engulfed...
June 30, 2016 - 10:05am
June 18, 2016
Studio Hop continues today
Lynnea Pritchett looks over pottery created by Grace Johnson of The Potter’s Heart of rural Willmar Friday on the third floor of the Barn Theatre...
June 18, 2016 - 12:01am
April 30, 2016
Willmar students win Best in Show at regional art competition
WILLMAR — Huy Nguyen didn’t realize he had artistic talent until Willmar teacher Tonya Oie saw what he did in a painting class last year...
April 30, 2016 - 12:07am
April 25, 2016
Acclaimed artist Terry Redlin dies after 9-year battle with dementia
Nationally acclaimed nature and Americana artist Terry Redlin died Sunday, April 24, at age 78 after a nine-year battle with dementia, the executive...
April 25, 2016 - 11:08am
February 24, 2016
Art never gets old
Ridgewater College art instructor Marjorie Nilssen comments on an oil painting by Ana Serrano, a sophomore from Willmar, during class Wednesday....
February 24, 2016 - 11:53pm
December 6, 2015
West central Minnesota residents serve as models for bronze art project honoring military service
LITCHFIELD — Area residents with ties to the military say they are proud to have been models for five bronze statues placed recently at a new...
December 6, 2015 - 11:53pm
November 22, 2015
State’s history in art: State Capitol art discussions part of restoration project
WILLMAR — The Governor’s Reception in the Minnesota State Capitol has always been one of the building’s showplaces, the site of many official...
November 22, 2015 - 11:13pm
November 17, 2015
Video: Kandiyohi County unveils 36-foot mural
WILLMAR — To applause from spectators gathered in the lobby and on the staircase of the Kandiyohi County Health and Human Services Building,...
November 17, 2015 - 11:21pm
October 1, 2015
West Central Minnesota Meander artist’s passion is also her talent
Art and life are one in the same for Tamara Isfeld, but here’s the rub. “I will never live long enough to do all the different types of...
October 1, 2015 - 9:10am