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New bird flu cases likely in Iowa, millions of birds affected:
Willmar businessman pleads not guilty to multiple criminal sexual conduct charges
Records published April 28
Video: Klobuchar pushes for federal funding to support producers facing avian influenza
Avian influenza kills 3 million birds in Minnesota, costs rise
Orioles-White Sox game called in wake of rioting, weekend series moved to Tampa Bay
Prep softball: T-Hawks outslug Marshall
Prep baseball roundup: NLS splits with Annandale
Prep baseball: BOLD too much for Cardinals
MLB: Detroit holds off Minnesota
Prairie Winds Concert Band sets concerts Sunday in Willmar, Minnesota
Ridgewater college choir concert slated for Tuesday in Willmar, Minnesota
West Central Singers’ ‘Bedtime Stories’ concerts this weekend
Lac qui Parle Mission open house set for Sunday near Montevideo, Minnesota
Belgrade, Minnesota, author releases sequel to ‘Jude’s Gentle Giants’
D’Huyvetter joins Anez Consulting
Harvey Anderson & Johnson to build new Clara City funeral chapel
Ridgewater College partners for job training
Heritage Bank offers debit card fraud control
Moonlighting: Portion of U.S. workforce holding multiple jobs declines
Augusto H. Anderson
Ronald L. Bennett
Gartner — Hammond
Heiling — Zimmer
Olson — Schlitter
Video: Gorbie 10-weeks post-amputation
Video: West Central Connection Chorus
Letter: Willert is a fine superintendent choice
Editorial Willmar residents just want answers
Letter: An apt editorial cartoon
Commentary: A Graham candidacy's fun factor
Commentary: Is democracy unraveling?
April 27, 2009
Letter: Would a roundabout be safer?
Another life has been lost this past week at a very dangerous road crossing. The intersection of Highway 71-23, Highway 294 and County Road 24 just north of Willmar has been the site of too many traffic deaths. Various combinations of traffic signs have not helped solve the problem....
opinion / letters
April 27, 2009 - 12:00am
January 22, 2009
Letter: Recovery is up to all of us
The news media tells us that the feds gave the large banks billions to rescue the housing industry. Instead of helping out "Joe the plumber" with the threatened home foreclosures, the big banks cannibalized smaller banks to make themselves bigger. Greed. Those responsible should...
January 22, 2009 - 12:00am
December 10, 2008
Letter: Leadership in perilous times
An open letter to our new president-elect, Barack Obama First, congratulations and God's blessings on you and our good old United States of America. In these times of economic uncertainty, vanishing savings, job layoffs, business closing, etc., we find ourselves in very uncertain...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
October 30, 2008
Letter: How to fix the economy?
Question: How can a country, the U.S., that has a $10 trillion debt, find $700 billion to aid the bank and financial industry to case up credit and move the financial world again? I know what my banker would tell me. Is printing more currency the answer? Would not that devalue our...
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am
October 13, 2008
We need a sense of nationalism
All of us United States citizens are looking forward to the national election coming up on Nov. 4. There are going to be some BIG changes for five years of war in Afghanistan and Iraq under George W's administration. In my mind, along with all the hoopla of a national election,...
October 13, 2008 - 12:00am
September 6, 2008
Letter: A lesson in saving on gas
A partial help to save on the gasoline crunch (high prices) and save a lot of gasoline: We have been at war in Iraq for over five years. I won't even guess the total amount of money we have spent (or wasted). Not only the cost of our military operations but also the cost of rebuilding...
opinion / letters
September 6, 2008 - 12:00am
June 28, 2008
Slinden -- Thissen
Ashley Slinden and Jay Thissen are engaged to be married Aug. 9 at Zion Lutheran Church in Litchfield. Slinden is the daughter of John and Carol Slinden of Grove City. She is a graduate of Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City High School in Grove City, earned a degree in social work from Bemidji...
June 28, 2008 - 12:00am