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Willmar School Board meets Monday
Man found dead under television at Minnesota home
Woman, five children rescued from Alexandria townhome fire
Truck hits State Patrol car, injuring trooper, then drives off
Willmar teen gets probation, community service for bomb threat
Blaze makes first appearance at CMCS pep rally
Bluejays take down LQPV on road
WarHawks hit hard early, fall to 'Jacks
Vikings look to climb back into playoff race
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'
'Prairie Angels' makes a timely arrival in Renville County
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Curtis Burr Accola
Gregory W. Johnson
Ruth V. Thayer
Frances A. King
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
November 14, 2016
Dan Struthers letter: An election-day parable
I woke up from a dream (nightmare) at 3:32 a.m. on election day. In the dream, I walked into the polling place and was handed a large chocolate...
November 14, 2016 - 2:50am
November 1, 2016
Dan Struthers letter: In search of clear choices at the polls
What a sad deal we have going on: 240 million people in the United States and it comes down to two people who appear to be equally loathsome....
November 1, 2016 - 3:52pm
October 7, 2016
Philip Lord letter: Westrom works for elders
Our rural nursing homes, senior citizens and long-term care staff benefited greatly in the last year because Sen. Torrey Westrom listened and fought for us in west central Minnesota. With a career of over 43 years in the nursing home field, I know how important Sen. Westrom's leadership...
October 7, 2016 - 1:50am
September 20, 2016
Records for Sept. 21
Suspicious voices BELGRADE — Around 11 a.m. Tuesday, a man on the 28700 block of 44th St. N.E. in Belgrade reported hearing voices in...
September 20, 2016 - 11:50pm
August 31, 2016
Judge rejects Huber's bid to dismiss murder charges
WILLMAR—A judge rejected Timothy Huber's motion to dismiss murder charges against him, ruling that the retrial against the 50-year-old...
August 31, 2016 - 11:50pm
August 29, 2016
Radon mitigation business launches in Belgrade
BELGRADE—Kale Graham announces the start of his radon testing and mitigation business Radon-B-Gone. Graham is certified and trained by the National Radon Proficiency Program and operates out of Belgrade. Those looking for more information can visit www.radon-b-gone.com, call...
August 29, 2016 - 12:28pm
August 22, 2016
Prosecutor: Huber defense in murder case recycling old arguments
WILLMAR—Kandiyohi County Attorney Shane Baker issued a biting 25-page reply last week to a defense motion seeking dismissal of murder...
August 22, 2016 - 11:30pm
June 18, 2016
Rural Belgrade man dies in ATV accident
WILLMAR -- A rural Belgrade man died Saturday afternoon when his ATV overturned, pinning him underneath in a ditch. The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office identified the victim as Steven Strand, 56. Strand was pronounced dead at the scene, according to a release from the Sheriff’s...
June 18, 2016 - 7:27pm
June 6, 2016
Belgrade woman grows, sells two acres of flowers
BELGRADE — Everyday when Mary Solbreken goes to work, she is surrounded by love-in-a-mist. The rural Belgrade woman isn’t a marriage therapist...
June 6, 2016 - 11:53pm
May 19, 2016
Records published May 19
This is the records summary for May 19. Vandalism WILLMAR — A Willmar man’s vehicle stalled near the Holiday gas station after a prankster poured syrup in his gas tank, a woman on the 1500 block of Trott Avenue reported to Willmar police at 2:15 p.m. Tuesday. She said the incident...
May 19, 2016 - 12:00am
April 6, 2016
Murder conviction overturned, new trial ordered for Timothy Huber
WILLMAR -- Timothy John Huber’s murder conviction has been overturned, and a new trial has been granted. The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled...
April 6, 2016 - 6:38pm
January 13, 2016
UPDATE: Three winners emerge in record Powerball jackpot
The winners of a record $1.6 billion U.S. Powerball jackpot had yet to come forward early on Thursday, with officials saying the prize will be...
January 13, 2016 - 11:19pm
How about $1.5 billion for a payday?
Jessica Emory at Micki's C-Store in Belgrade points to the record $1.5 billion Powerball purse for the tonight's drawing. The sum had to be hand-written...
January 13, 2016 - 12:00am
January 12, 2016
One man stabbed, second arrested after apparent fight
BELGRADE — The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office says a 38-year-old Belgrade man was stabbed early Tuesday morning in his home. According to a news release from Chief Deputy Bruce Bechtold, a sheriff’s deputy was dispatched to a home on the 400 block of Martin Avenue in Belgrade...
January 12, 2016 - 11:52pm
One man stabbed, second man arrested after apparent fight at Belgrade home
BELGRADE --The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office says a 38-year-old Belgrade man was stabbed early Tuesday morning in his home. According to a news release from Chief Deputy Bruce Bechtold, a sheriff’s deputy was dispatched to a home on the 400 block of Martin Avenue in Belgrade...
January 12, 2016 - 1:35pm