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Searcher finds missing Raymond girl whose look on her face was priceless
S&F Furniture washed out by Willmar flood
Hunter finds missing Raymond girl
In historically rare move, Forum Communications Co. doesn't endorse Republican candidate for president
Agents justified in fatal shooting of MN sex offender, prosecutor says
Wentz, defense carry Eagles to win over Vikings
Boys soccer: Willmar to open state against Northfield
College Volleyball: No. 3 Ridgewater strong in Crossover
From ND to the pros, Carson Wentz wins over Philly
WNBA admits big L.A. basket shouldn't have counted
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
Lady Gaga to perfom Super Bowl halftime show
Now is the perfect time for houseplant tasks
Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
An Epic journey
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
As 2017 looms, time to review your Medicare coverage
Arlene D. Rudy
Mervin LeRoy Speckman "Doc"
Marlene M. Heipler
Kathleen H. Diederich
Election letter deadline
Presidential Endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Navarrette commentary: We are all now victims in election 2016
Myron Larson letter: Voters, you have other options
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
June 26, 2015
ACGC junior, senior high students to start 15 minutes earlier
GROVE CITY — Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City junior and senior high students will start their school day 15 minutes earlier next year, a decision made Monday by the ACGC School Board to provide the older students with more instruction time. The school board voted 6-1 to change morning...
June 26, 2015 - 12:09am
June 14, 2015
All in the family
ATWATER — One cannot drive too far in rural Minnesota without spotting a little white church. They’re everywhere. To non-members, they probably...
June 14, 2015 - 11:53pm
Atwater’s new playground
Volunteers assemble new playground equipment Saturday at Centennial Park in Atwater. Over 35 volunteers worked three hours under the direction...
June 14, 2015 - 11:32pm
May 25, 2015
Quilt of Valor
World War II combat medic Glenn Stranberg, 97, of Atwater, was presented with a Quilt of Valor Sunday at Bethesda Pleasant View, where he is...
May 25, 2015 - 11:42pm
Video: WWII Medic, from Atwater, receives Quilt of Valor
World War II combat medic Glenn Stranberg, 97, of Atwater, served in both the Pacific and European Theaters from 1943-45. On Memorial Day weekend, he was presented with a Quilt of Valor by Gayle Liebe. The Sunday ceremony was held at Bethesda Pleasantview, where Glenn is a resident....
May 25, 2015 - 8:16am
May 20, 2015
Ex group home employee allegedly steals from clients
WILLMAR — A former caretaker at multiple local group homes faces charges of financial exploitation of vulnerable adults for allegedly stealing more than $8,400 from developmentally disabled clients. Carrie Sue Wadsworth, 35, of Willmar, made her first appearance Wednesday on two...
May 20, 2015 - 11:33pm
May 19, 2015
Two from Whitcomb Brothers Grain attend conference
ATWATER — Ricky Whitcomb and Rachel Whitcomb of Whitcomb Brothers Grain Systems Inc. in Atwater recently attended the Global Industries 2015 National and International Sales Conference in Amelia Island, Florida. They joined 540 other attendees at this biannual incentive trip that...
May 19, 2015 - 5:09pm