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Family establishes reward fund in Iron Range man's unsolved death
With Dakota Access in limbo, more Bakken crude to move on trains
KMS Marching Saints to perform at Pearl Harbor memorial event that begins at 2:30 p.m. today
Rep. Miller to conduct health insurance meeting Dec. 13 in Olivia
Merkel ally threatens Facebook with fines over online hate speech
Willmar WarHawks respond in force to Kennedy Elementary second grader's letter
Cards 3-0 after victory over Dassel-Cokato
Cardinal girls can't hold off Northern Lakes
Gophers slip past New Jersey team to go to 8-1
Becker hands Card girls first loss
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'
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Helen Marjorie Christenson
Ronald A. Olson
Luella O. Carlson
Janet L. Pearson
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
March 14, 2016
Atwater greenhouse grows
ATWATER — By using “creative rearranging” in her greenhouse/cafe/hardware store/bait shop/gift shop/coffee bar, an Atwater woman has responded...
March 14, 2016 - 11:48pm
Atwater teen leads deputies on high-speed car chase
ATWATER — An Atwater teen who didn’t want to “get into trouble” for drinking and driving allegedly led Kandiyohi County sheriff’s deputies on a high-speed chase — breaking speeds of 96 mph Feb. 28. Hunter Dean Narragon, 18, has now been charged in Kandiyohi County District...
March 14, 2016 - 9:29pm
February 28, 2016
18-year old leads police on high speed chase near Atwater
ATWATER - An 18-year-old Atwater man was arrested early Sunday morning after leading a Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s deputy on a high-speed chase. According to a news release from the Sheriff’s office, the chase started shortly before 2 a.m. north of Atwater, on 180 Street Northeast,...
February 28, 2016 - 1:51pm
February 18, 2016
Agri-business group ex-treasurer faces theft charges
A 35-year member and 10-year treasurer of Minnesota agri-business group West Central Ag Sales Association has been accused of stealing over $50,000 from the organization. Robert Craig Starz, 65, of Atwater, was charged Thursday in Kandiyohi County District Court with three felony...
February 18, 2016 - 11:07pm
January 16, 2016
Vern’s Town & Country in Atwater closes after 42 years
ATWATER — The shelves in Vern’s Town & Country Foods are bare and the doors will be closing for the last time. After 42 years, the family-owned...
January 16, 2016 - 9:03am
November 17, 2015
LIVE IT!: After an extended period trying to adopt, rural Atwater couple seek another route
Editor's note: Each year, November is recognized as National Adoption Awareness Month, with Nov. 21 designated National Adoption Day, a collective...
November 17, 2015 - 11:24am
November 4, 2015
Records published Nov. 4
This is the records summary for Nov. 4. Fire calls RAYMOND — The Raymond Fire Department was called Tuesday morning to a report of a leaking tank of anhydrous ammonia at the intersection of Minnesota Highway 23 and 75th Street Southwest. The call came in at 7:22 a.m., and...
November 4, 2015 - 12:00am
September 14, 2015
MnDOT to lift detour from Atwater to Litchfield
WILLMAR — The Minnesota Department of Transportation announces that the resurfacing project on U.S. Highway 12 from Atwater to Litchfield that began June 8 will be completed today. The project included the resurfacing of 10.9 miles of roadway for a smoother road surface and the...
September 14, 2015 - 8:34pm
September 13, 2015
Just like yesterday
Eileen Bosch, 6, loads ears into a corn sheller — manufactured by John Deere Plow Co. of Omaha — Saturday at Atwater Threshing Days. Eileen...
September 13, 2015 - 11:10pm
Video: Down on the Farm ... the Way it Once Worked
The Atwater, Minn., Thresher Days show will celebrate it 30th year in 2016. On Saturday, at the event grounds east of town, visitors enjoyed...
September 13, 2015 - 11:53am
August 17, 2015
Rock crawling park, concert venue comes to Atwater, Minn.
An abandoned gravel pit south of Atwater will soon be home to off-road vehicles, but first, it will hold a concert to raise money for ALS (Lou...
August 17, 2015 - 9:34am
August 3, 2015
Intersection of U.S. Highway 12, Minnesota Highway 22 to be milled and paved
LITCHFIELD — Motorists can expect delays this week as the intersection of U.S. Highway 12 and Minnesota Highway 22 will be milled and paved, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The intersection is part of the current detour for the Highway 12 project between...
August 3, 2015 - 8:37pm
August 1, 2015
Parents at ACGC put focus on technology
GROVE CITY — Technology and social media were at the forefront of discussion this week when the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School Board conducted a retreat to discuss online surveys of parents in the district. Superintendent Sherri Broderius said many parents want students to have...
August 1, 2015 - 12:14am
July 13, 2015
Officials ID victim of deadly motorcycle crash
ATWATER — A 72-year-old Grove City man has been identified as the motorcyclist who died in a single-vehicle motorcycle crash Sunday morning in Atwater. Larry Johnson was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident, according to a news release from the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s...
July 13, 2015 - 10:54pm
Grove City man identified as victim of deadly motorcycle crash
ATWATER – A 72-year-old Grove City man has been identified as the motorcyclist who died in a single vehicle motorcycle crash Sunday morning. Larry Johnson was reportedly pronounced dead at the scene of the accident, according to a news release from the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s...
July 13, 2015 - 3:54pm