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Special election set Aug. 22
Lawmakers advance two anti-abortion bills, but Dayton says he'll veto them
Tribal members, SD dance family among 15 charged in dealing in eagle, migratory bird trafficking
Brainerd family says final goodbyes to man who was missing for more than 2 years
Man whose boat crashed on Minnesota river found alive
Local Roundup: Halvorson repeats
RU Game: Hanson, Rudie commit to D-I schools
Vote for the WCT Game of the Week
Local Roundup: Willmar softball team drops pair to Tech
Dozier's three-run double provides Twins with 3-2 win
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Carrie Fisher won't appear in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
Younger hot flashes may signal heart risk later
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
'Kitchen Witches': Comedy opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar chain of lakes focus of Wednesday's public meeting
Iris M. Hanson-Cain
Dennis R. Erdman
Minnesota Opinion: Now is not the time to sit out, play politics
George Will: The 'Oh, never mind' president
Susan Estrich: The Amazon 1-Star System
Letter: U of M proud of local partnerships
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
August 13, 2015
New London, Minn., Music Festival is Saturday
NEW LONDON — The New London Music Festival runs from noon to 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Neer Park in New London. The 17th annual festival is said...
August 13, 2015 - 9:19am
July 16, 2015
New London, Minn., to celebrate 150 years by remembering and enjoying its past
‘Paddle on the Pond: A Theatrical Journey Through New London’ Sunday on Mill Pond New London may not have the paddling reputation of the...
July 16, 2015 - 8:47am
June 25, 2015
Willmar library exhibit promotes its music catalog, summer reading program
The Willmar Public Library has a message for all the bibliophiles out there: it’s not just about the books. In conjunction with its summer...
June 25, 2015 - 8:36am
May 21, 2015
New London, Minn., native Brady Toops on (off) ABC’s ‘The Bachelorette’
WILLMAR — New London native Brady Toops has taken a shot at true love — in front of a national television audience. Brady, the son of George...
May 21, 2015 - 9:17am
April 2, 2015
Willmar graduate Lachlan Smith publishes latest Maxwell novel
WILLMAR — “Fox Is Framed,” the latest novel by Lachlan Smith in his Leo Maxwell series, is being released Tuesday. Smith, a Willmar High...
April 2, 2015 - 2:56pm
Creative Minnesota presentation in Willmar, Minn., postponed
WILLMAR — A presentation to release the results of a new study on the health and impact of the nonprofit arts and culture sector has been postponed due to the pending blizzard. This Minnesota Citizens for the Arts media event is rescheduled to Friday, March 20, at noon at The...
March 2, 2015 - 12:49pm
December 18, 2014
New London, Minn., Little Theatre gets a facelift
Like a well-loved actor getting a nip and tuck to take years off their appearance before they hit the stage, New London’s Little Theatre has...
December 18, 2014 - 10:15am
December 4, 2014
Christmas classic opens tonight at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minnesota
WILLMAR — The Barn Theatre in Willmar presents “A Christmas Carol” at 7:30 p.m. today through Saturday and Dec. 11-13 with Sunday matinees...
December 4, 2014 - 11:21am
November 13, 2014
'West Side Story' musical production opens tonight at Willmar, Minnesota, High School
WILLMAR — Scott Freitas and Erica Ellingson have the lead roles of Tony and Maria in Willmar High School’s production of “West Side Story”...
November 13, 2014 - 10:16am
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
October 2, 2014
Rose Ensemble in Willmar, Minn., Friday
In the 18 years since its inception, the Rose Ensemble has performed hundreds of concert programs across the globe, featuring a music repertoire...
October 2, 2014 - 9:43am
Festivities surrounding Meander Weekend set in western Minnesota
GRANITE FALLS — There are several events surrounding the 2014 Meander this weekend in the Upper Minnesota River area. The Upper Minnesota...
October 2, 2014 - 9:33am
September 28, 2014
A perfect day for fiddlers on the porch
As everyone in the fiddler contest, Adelynn Blaschko, 10, of Willmar, plays a waltz and a fast tune Sunday during the Terrace Mill Fall Festival...
September 28, 2014 - 11:45pm
July 18, 2014
Legacy’s funding buffet: 2008 amendment offers a variety of outdoors, arts funds
ST. PAUL — The moose population in northern Minnesota’s forests is dwindling, but a tax that voters raised in 2008 could help save the giants. “All...
July 18, 2014 - 11:10pm
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...
June 12, 2014 - 8:43am