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Rep. Collin Peterson to announce Monday whether he’ll seek re-election
Video: Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade is held in Benson
Hearing Tuesday on appointing or electing Kandiyohi County officers
Judge orders change, Minn. sex offender program remains same
Collin Peterson to announce Monday whether he’ll seek re-election
Boys Basketball: BBE rallies in 2nd half to win Class A title
College Baseball: Ridgewater nearly beats top-ranked Iowa Western
Men's basketball: Badgers knock Gophers out of tournament
Girls basketball: NLS tops Sauk in OT to earn spot at state
Twins extend contract for closer Perkins
Willmar, Minn., native rolls out second book in series; third book in the works
Music Matters: West Central Tribune music aficionados take a look at the songs of 2013
Cardettes Dance Show is tonight at Kennedy Elementary in Willmar, Minn.
Willmar, Minn., Middle School stage production 'Alice in Wonderland Jr.' opens run tonight
Harold Ramis remembered as 'Buddha of Comedy'
Target warns data breach could hurt future profit
Quiznos files for bankruptcy protection
J.C. Penney turnaround faces big test with home goods relaunch
GM ratchets up truck discounts as U.S. sales skid
U.S. auto sales beat expectations, setting up strong March
‘Chairs Gone Wild’ hits Spicer, Minn.
Bach — Smith
AG Church opens Kidsworld to public in Willmar, Minn.
W.C. Minn. YES! students enjoy ground-floor look at emerging economy based on passive solar technology (with video)
Mix it up with some quinoa
Louis Ronald Steffens
Robert "Bob" Terhell
Editorial: Dayton’s reasoning wrong on this issue
Letter: Stop the Keystone Pipeline
Letter: Recycle at school sports events
Letter: Misconceptions about wolves
Letter: Conventional wisdom vs. truth
February 19, 2014
Annual event will raise funds for animal shelter
WILLMAR — Two autographed seats from the old Metrodome are among the items to be auctioned off when the Humane Society of Kandiyohi and Meeker...
news / local
February 19, 2014 - 11:15pm
September 12, 2013
Benefit account established for Arndt, hurt in motorcycle crash
WILLMAR — An account for the benefit of Wayne Arndt, 62, of Willmar, has been established at Heritage Bank in Willmar. Arndt was injured in a motorcycle-car crash reported around 1:30 p.m. Monday at the intersection of Minnesota Avenue and Second Street Southeast. According...
news / local
September 12, 2013 - 11:50pm
November 14, 2012
Video: Chicken Nugget Eating Contest
Three teams eat chicken nuggets on Wednesday during the United Way benefit competition at the Bremer Bank in Willmar. Taking part in the event were the Ridgewater College football team, Bremer bank team and Willmar High School football team.
November 14, 2012 - 5:50pm
January 18, 2012
Fund to help slain woman's child, fiancé established at Bremer Bank in Willmar
WILLMAR -- A fund has been established to remember Vinessa Lozano and to assist her surviving 18-month-old son, Carson, and the child's father, Jacob Janisch. Donations can be sent or brought to the Bremer Bank, Willmar. The fund is in the name of Jacob and Carson Janisch. Vinessa...
news / local / region
January 18, 2012 - 4:37pm
July 31, 2010
Benefit celebrates passion for outdoors
WILLMAR -- Friends and family of Adam Hoeskstra would agree: this is the way he would have wanted to do this. A little more than a year after his death, a benefit was held July 23 in honor of Hoekstra with the proceeds going to Ducks Unlimited's Living Lakes Initiative, and more...
July 31, 2010 - 12:00am
April 6, 2010
American Opinion: On another benefit to health care reform
An excerpt from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States: By The Associated Press On another benefit to health care reform: Figuring out which combo meals pack fewer calories at chain restaurants will be less of a guessing game because of a provision included in the...
opinion / editorials
April 6, 2010 - 12:00am
July 31, 2009
Probation for man, 34, who stole money from benefit for dying pal
WILLMAR -- A Twin Cities man was sentenced Thursday to 13 months of stayed prison time, five years of probation, 120 days in the county jail and a $200 fine on a theft ch-arge for hosting a benefit for a dying fr-iend and then keeping the cash for himself instead of giving the funds...
news / local
July 31, 2009 - 12:00am
Man faces felony charges for hosting cancer benefit, but keeping the money
WILLMAR -- A 34-year-old Minneapolis man made his first appearance Monday on two felony charges of theft for allegedly hosting a benefit for a friend who died of cancer and then keeping the money for himself. Ryan Albert Stark faces charges of theft by swindle and theft in Kandiyohi...
news / local
March 31, 2009 - 12:00am
March 30, 2009
Commentary: O'Reilly at a benefit for rape
What's Bill O'Reilly doing at a benefit for rape victims and their families? Helping them raise money. Last time I checked, that's a good thing. I disagree with much of what Bill has to say on most subjects. I think he feels the same way about me. That's fine. But he happens to...
opinion / commentary
March 30, 2009 - 1:00am