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Republican state senator announces bid to unseat Peterson
Police Commission hears evidence to fire longtime Willmar law enforcement officer
Wrongful death lawsuit filed in accident that killed man in Buffalo Lake
While the first real storm of the season promised more than it delivered, it’s going to be messy for a few days
Wolves game in Mexico postponed after smoke enters arena
NFL fines Vikings' Cook for touching official
Konerko to retuns to White Sox, Morneau to sign with Rockies
College football: Minnesota waits for bowl destination
Taylor Swift sweeps top prize at American Music Awards
'Lend Me A Tenor': Comedy production on stage through Saturday at Ridgewater College in Willmar, Minn.
Auto sales rise in November, boosted by discounts
Chrysler's November sales rise 16 percent, top expectations
Earlier-than-usual online deals to steal Cyber Monday thunder
Spam, Skippy give boost to Hormel's 4Q results
Fiat says no Chrysler IPO in 2013
Hanson — Petersen
Schack — Malkuch
Play our High School Football Pigskin Pickem Contest
Review: Five shoppings apps to get you the best prices
Take control of holiday spending: Finance counselor says make a budget, start shopping early
Thomas H. Bonde
Adella C. Kvendru,
Margaret Anne Walsh
Arden H. Pearson
Letter: Perhaps EDC board member wishes to live in metro area
Letter: Praise for Willmar mayor, council protecting tax dollars
Letter: Get to know Mayor Yanish (link fixed)
Letter: Willmar Council is balanced (link fixed)
Letter: A rational view of the mayor
October 2, 2013
Taking a public stand against domestic violence
WILLMAR — The number of Minnesotans murdered so far this year in domestic violence-related crimes already far surpasses the total number...
news / local
October 2, 2013 - 11:52pm
April 16, 2012
Minnesotans asked to be aware of severe weather
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Minnesotans will get ready for storm season with Severe Weather Awareness Week starting Monday. The state has conducted...
April 16, 2012 - 8:57am
April 13, 2012
Severe weather awareness week starts Monday, includes tornado drills (video)
ST. PAUL -- With a tornado already reported in the state this year, Minnesotans are again reminded about the dangers of spring and summer storms. Severe Weather Awareness week in Minnesota, which kicks off Monday, is a time for families, schools and businesses to learn about weather...
April 13, 2012 - 10:07am
October 8, 2010
NLS Wildcats to go pink at football game tonight
NEW LONDON -- The New London-Spicer Wildcats are going pink at tonight's football game in honor of breast cancer awareness during the month of October. Football players will wear pink shoelaces and play on a field spray-painted with the signature pink ribbon of breast cancer awareness. The...
news / local / prep
October 8, 2010 - 12:04am
October 7, 2010
NL-S Wildcats to go pink at Friday's game
NEW LONDON -- The New London-Spicer Wildcats are going pink at Friday night's football game in honor of breast cancer awareness during the month of October. Football players will wear pink shoelaces and play on a field spray-painted with the signature pink ribbon of breast cancer...
news / local
October 7, 2010 - 4:34pm
April 14, 2010
Men to don high-heeled shoes to draw attention to sexual violence
Dean Shuck usually wears a size 10-E shoe. The extra width gives the Kandiyohi County commissioner and farmer from rural Sunburg a little more comfort. But on Saturday, Shuck will squeeze his dogs into a pair of high-heeled women's shoes and attempt to walk a mile. For his efforts,...
news / local
April 14, 2010 - 12:00am
October 22, 2009
New regional network focuses on meeting a growing need
Ask just about anyone who works with or provides services for older adults, and they'll list dementia as one of the most pervasive needs. "It's...
news / local / region
October 22, 2009 - 12:00am
Awareness week, drills draw attention to severe weather season
WILLMAR -- When the sirens blare Thursday, do one thing: Plan where you'll go for shelter when the need is real. That's the message that emergency...
news / local / region
April 22, 2009 - 12:00am
November 4, 2008
Despite adoptions last year of 672 children, hundreds more Minnesota children are still in need of a home
WILLMAR -- There were 672 children deemed wards of the state who were adopted in Minnesota in the last year.
November 4, 2008 - 12:00am
October 23, 2008
Sheriff's Office receives light bars for Safe and Sober patrols
WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office received two low-profile, LED light bars Wednesday in recognition of the agency's involvement in the state's Safe and Sober impaired driving and seatbelt awareness campaigns. The presentation was made by Brad Kollmann, the law enforcement...
October 23, 2008 - 12:00am
October 4, 2008
National Domestic Violence Awareness Month activities slated in Willmar
October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and Shelter House of Willmar has scheduled activities during the observance. Shelter House will celebrate its 30th anniversary with an open house event from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Holiday Inn and Conference Center. The public...
October 4, 2008 - 12:00am