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Shot in the wilds of rural Minnesota … an alligator
Two Dassel men arrested, face drug and possession of stolen property charges
Park Rapids man killed in semi-pickup crash on U.S. Highway 71
Traveler from Liberia is first Ebola patient diagnosed in U.S.
A safe place for sexually exploited girls
MLB Playoffs: Perez a Royal hero
NBA: Bryant on Lakers: ‘Our mission is just to get better’
The Insider: 2014 Willmar Hockey Association registration is online
Cross Country: Freetly wins again in Montevideo
Boys Soccer: Tigers bite Cards in OT
Video: Jude's Gentle Giants - Belgrade man features his real-life Percheron horses in coming-of-age novel
Joan Rivers, queen of acid put-downs, dies at age 81
Kosak of Olivia receives Guard honor
Janet H. Hanson
Clarence N. Alsaker
Lula Edna Fox
Bui — Johnson
Caldwell — Gustafson
Lund — Willenbring
Tonsfeldt — Burks
Rosenquist — Barber
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Why City of Willmar employees seek a union?
Letter: Be fair about negative ads
Midwest Opinion: Salute your Constitution
Midwest Opinion: Unofficially, summer is still with us.
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