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Safe turkey message loses traction
One dies in head-on crash Tuesday near Paynesville
Man treks state to open dialogue on mental health
Grass Lake restoration project gets go-ahead
Vikings' Wallace says he’s NFL’s fastest
Prep Softball Roundup: Alexandria sweeps doubleheader from Willmar
Boys Tennis Roundup: Cardinals collect 11th win
Prep golf: Tuesday's results
Prep Baseball Roundup: Willmar drops two to Alexandria
Prairie Winds Concert Band sets concerts Sunday in Willmar, Minnesota
Christian School to stage ‘Little Women’ at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minnesota
‘Picasso at the Lapin Agile’ now on stage at Ridgewater College in Willmar, Minnesota
Ridgewater college choir concert slated for Tuesday in Willmar, Minnesota
West Central Singers’ ‘Bedtime Stories’ concerts this weekend
Entrepreneurial trade show slated May 20 in Willmar
A&W Furniture is named Retailer of the Year
Guptill earns certified clerk designation
Jennie-O Turkey Store promotes Venenga to deli brand manager
Lungren joins Heritage Bank as ag lender
Kermit LeRoy Torgerson
John Edward Helin
Deloris M. Merrill
Elizabeth "Bette" Bonham
Satre — Paz
Ridler — Gustafson
Heinen — Johnson
Becoming bike friendly: State Bicycle Alliance tours Willmar; praises efforts to date
Video: Plant Sale at Willmar Civic Center
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Commentary: Support access to higher education
Commentary: Support MnSCU budget request
Minnesota Opinion: End political games, nonsense over LGA
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
October 23, 2014
Willmar astronomy students in class during ‘best astronomy year’
WILLMAR — The astronomy students at Willmar Senior High picked a great time to take that class. This fall they’ve seen a lunar eclipse, a comet pass through the Mars atmosphere, sun spots and a meteor shower. One of the highlights may have been Thursday afternoon, when students...
news / local
October 23, 2014 - 11:42pm
July 17, 2013
Study: Dead stars colliding forged gold on Earth
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A strange glow in space has provided fresh evidence that all the gold on Earth was forged from ancient collisions of dead stars, researchers reported Wednesday.
news / nation
July 17, 2013 - 1:30pm
February 6, 2013
Closest Earth-like planet just a 'stroll across park'
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- Earth-like worlds may be closer and more plentiful than anyone imagined. Astronomers reported Wednesday that the nearest Earth-like planet may be just 13 light-years away - or some 77 trillion miles. That planet hasn't been found yet, but should be there...
February 6, 2013 - 3:58pm
January 13, 2012
Areavoices.com: Last chance to see planet Neptune this season
You never know when the cosmos is going to drop in. I was driving home the other night and spotted Venus high above a street intersection in eastern Duluth. It was business as usual on Earth as the brightest of the planets cast a few rays in our direction. Tonight and tomorrow night...
January 13, 2012 - 9:00am
December 20, 2011
Areavoices.com: Winter solstice arrives tomorrow
If you yearn for more sun and less darkness, you'll get an early Christmas gift tomorrow. At 11:30 p.m. Central time, the sun hits bottom in...
December 20, 2011 - 1:40pm
December 9, 2011
Areavoices.com: Don't forget about tomorrow's lunar eclipse
OK - everyone ready for the lunar eclipse tomorrow morning? I figured one last reminder wouldn't hurt. While the eclipse is best viewed from...
December 9, 2011 - 2:48pm
December 7, 2011
Areavoices.com: Get ready for this weekend's total lunar eclipse
Not many of us choose to get up before sunrise on a Saturday morning, but this weekend you might want to make an exception. On Saturday, Dec....
December 7, 2011 - 9:16am