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Easy winter means more money for county work
USDA expects more soybeans, small-market crops to be planted this spring
Former Willmar mayor Richard Hoglund dies
Tot dies weeks after falling through ice
State job vacancies soar to highest level since 2001
Tom Powers: Vikings’ draft options remain wide open
Area golf courses in full swing
NHL: Wild determined to not slow down
MLB: For Twins’ Milone, it’s a start
College softball: Ridgewater splits twin bill
Creative Minnesota presentation in Willmar, Minn., postponed
Apple Watch launches April 24 for up to $17,000 in rose gold
Irene M. Hertling
Richard "Dick" Hoglund
Larry G. Woltjer
Post — Veldkamp
Gatewood — Moenkedick
Kohlman — Zahnow
Henry — Koch
Hoese — Klema
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Letter: Transportation plan's workable
Commentary: Privacy vs. security: how the debate changes
Letter: His vote hurt tipped employees
Commentary: White House hypocrisy on Israel in the Middle East
June 12, 2014
Studio Hop: Willmar, Minn., area artists show what they are made of at weekend event
Area artists will be in Willmar, New London and Spicer setting up displays of their artwork at 13 area homes and businesses for the 10th annual Studio Hop. Studio Hop is a weekend for the public to enter the local art community, meet local artists and see their studios or workshops....
entertainment / showcase
June 12, 2014 - 8:43am
September 27, 2013
Artists rev up chain saws for 3-day show in Nisswa
HACKENSACK, Minn. - Artists who use chain saws as their main tools are gathering in northern Minnesota for the next three days. Ten artists are expected to show their stuff beginning Friday at the National Chainsaw Carving Event in Hackensack, a town of about 300 people near Brainerd....
news / state
September 27, 2013 - 7:00am
August 28, 2012
Artwork up for auction Aug. 31 in New London, Minn.
NEW LONDON -- After a summer on display in and around New London, 19 guitars-turned-art-pieces will be up for public auction on Friday, Aug. 31, at 5:30 p.m. at Glacial Ridge Winery outside Spicer. Last spring, 19 local artists received donated, broken-down guitars with the challenge...
showcase / local / art
August 28, 2012 - 10:31am
August 2, 2012
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! artists to be revealed today at Barn Theatre
The artists for this year's Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! festival will be revealed during a reception at the Barn Theatre in Willmar today from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be a reception for the artists, refreshments and the opportunity to purchase raffle tickets for the art,...
August 2, 2012 - 9:29am
March 24, 2012
Willmar artists to appear on 'Postcards' Sunday WILLMAR -- Pioneer Public TV's "Postcards" will feature two Willmar artists at 7 p.m. Sunday. Ron Adams takes us into his intense and passionate world of painting, a craft to which he's devoted 40 years, while Fred Cogelow, a self-taught...
news / local
March 24, 2012 - 12:00am
September 15, 2011
Artists gear up for weekend Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! festival in Willmar, Minn.
On Saturday morning, Nan Karr Kaufenberg will pack up a collection of her original block prints and set up shop in one of the tents lining Becker Avenue in downtown Willmar. Kaufenberg, an artist from Redwood Falls, is among the dozens of artists who will be showcased this weekend...
showcase / art / local
September 15, 2011 - 10:05am
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! event set for Saturday in Willmar, Minn.
Joanne Meierhofer, the artist behind the Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee!
showcase / entertainment / art
September 15, 2011 - 10:00am
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! events listed in Willmar, Minn.
Java Jam Outdoor stage, Fifth Street and Becker Avenue 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. -- Paul Imholte, string musician playing 10 to 10:50 a.m. -- The Great Time Band play a variety of music, pop, old rock 'n roll, light rock and more 11 to 11:25 a.m. -- Dolina Polish Folk Dancers 11:30...
showcase / art / local
September 15, 2011 - 9:50am
September 30, 2010
Carving a niche
DAWSON -- To the hundreds of visitors who watch them every day, Jarrett and Jordan Dahl are surrounded by more noise than can be made by a frenzied crowd of Viking fans in the Metrodome. The two brothers rev chainsaws at full throttle and spit out blizzards of wood chips all day...
showcase / region
September 30, 2010 - 9:56am
June 19, 2010
Studio Hop showcases area artists
Twenty-three artists + 13 studios + two days = one colorful weekend. The sixth annual Lakes Area Studio Hop takes place this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m., at various artists' studios in and around Willmar, Spicer and New London. This year, hoppers...
June 19, 2010 - 12:44am
May 6, 2010
news / local
May 6, 2010 - 12:00am
May 7, 2009
Photography The Kandiyohi County Historical Society "Picture the Past" photo contest is looking for the "best of Kandiyohi County" photos. The winning photos will be turned into postcards. Photographs may include -- but are not limited to: historic sites, outdoor scenes, street...
May 7, 2009 - 12:25am
April 30, 2009
Photography The Kandiyohi County Historical Society "Picture the Past" photo contest is looking for the "best of Kandiyohi County" photos. The winning photos will be turned into postcards. Photographs may include, but are not limited to: historic sites, outdoor scenes, street scenes,...
April 30, 2009 - 12:15am
March 10, 2009
Loan program brings original artwork to local businesses
WILLMAR -- The paintings and photographs hanging on the wall at the Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission office are all originals by local artists. But the EDC didn't have to make a big financial investment or spend hours shopping at local studios...
business / art
March 10, 2009 - 12:01am