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April snow shower
Sect leader charged with sexually abusing girls, remains at large
Congressman Peterson starts 2014 with fundraising edge over challenger Westrom
Snow, strong winds will make difficult travel conditions in Willmar area
Willmar girl pleads to motor vehicle theft charge, another dismissed
Twins' Hughes unravels against Toronto
Prep baseball: RCW’s Schaub gets 300th coaching win
Prep softball roundup: RCW drops twin bill
Prep baseball roundup: Six-run 7th lifts BBE
Girls Golf Roundup: Norlin, Litchfield win first conference meet
Stephen Colbert named to takeover 'Late Show' on CBS
4-part harmony on stage Saturday at WEAC in Willmar, Minn.
Bemidji featured as FX posts first seven minutes of 'Fargo' series
Mickey Rooney, versatile actor and master showman, dies At 93
David Letterman to retire from CBS 'Late Show' In 2015
Family Dollar to cuts jobs, plans to close about 350 stores
Green Mill reopens after extensive remodel
BlackBerry severs sales ties with T-Mobile
Nominatinations sought for B2B’s ‘5 Over 40’ issue in west central Minnesota
GlenOaks expands services offered at Village Apartments in New London
Richard F. Erpenbach
Greg A. Carter
For area Magic: The Gathering fans, it’s more than just a game
Twitter rolls out new look to user profile pages
Motorcycle safety: Training key to saving lives this riding season
Valle — Steinhaus
Monson — Wetterling
Letter: Compassion within a tragedy
Minnesota Opinion: Stop distracted driving on Minnesota highways
Minnesota Opinion: Moving in a civil rights direction in America
Commentary: Rand Paul’s amateur hour
Commentary: Sebelius is a scapegoat for Obama
July 24, 2013
Britain's William and Kate keep world waiting for baby's name (with video)
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate kept the world guessing about the name of their first child as they left hospital to start family life with the future king.
news / world
July 24, 2013 - 8:59am
March 2, 2012
Letter: Catholics and contraception
During this recent political contraception flap with the Catholic Church, no one speaks of the individual Catholic's moral consequence of disobeying a church teaching. I grew up a serious practicing Catholic, and disobeying a church teaching, like missing Mass on Sunday or eating...
opinion / letters
March 2, 2012 - 12:00am
February 23, 2012
Letter: First Obamacare, what next?
First of all I want to make it very clear that I'm not anti-church or anti-Catholic. But we are now seeing what can and does happen when you don't do your homework and take a long hard look when you support a certain ideology. What I'm referring to is the Obama mandate that all employers...
opinion / letters
February 23, 2012 - 12:00am
Hawaii law bars release of Obama birth info
HONOLULU -- A privacy law that shields birth certificates has prompted Democratic Gov. Neil Abercrombie to abandon efforts to dispel claims that President Barack Obama was born outside Hawaii, his office says. State Attorney General David Louie told the governor that privacy laws...
news / nation
January 23, 2011 - 10:25am
December 30, 2010
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
opinion / cartoons
December 30, 2010 - 12:00am
October 11, 2010
Baby's birth in Ohio scores 10s across the board: child born at 10:10 a.m. on 10/10/10
CLEVELAND - Proud parents in Cleveland are thinking of their baby as a perfect 10 - partly because of the way he arrived over the weekend. Kolsyn Liam (LEE'-uhm) Healy was born at 10:10 a.m. on Sunday, which was October 10th. That made it 10/10/10 on the calendar. The father, Nicholas...
October 11, 2010 - 10:10am
August 16, 2010
Commentary: Birth days, death days
My friend Kath would have turned 60 this week. I only know that because when she was in the hospital last spring, they kept asking for her date of birth before administering medicine, and the answer was 8-12-50. The 8-12 I knew. But to see her, she didn't even look 50, much less 59. She...
opinion / commentary
August 16, 2010 - 12:00am
May 13, 2010
Family turns story of twins into advocacy for March of Dimes
When Ryan and Brittany Hebrink joined their first March of Dimes March for Babies in May 2007, it was with a mix of emotions. The couple, who...
news / region
May 13, 2010 - 12:00am
April 24, 2010
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
opinion / commentary
April 24, 2010 - 12:00am
January 22, 2010
Black bear, Lily, gives birth on Internet from Ely-area den
Lynn Rogers has been walking with and talking to and studying bears for 43 years, but he had never seen bear cubs being born -- until today. Rogers,...
news / state
January 22, 2010 - 12:30pm
November 18, 2009
Volunteers raise funds with stays in mock jails
Volunteers raised more than $9,000 for the March of Dimes Minnesota chapter during a "Jail and Bail" fundraiser Monday at Pizza Ranch in Willmar. The volunteers had to do time in a mock jail while they raised pledge money from family, friends and co-workers. The top money-raiser...
news / local
November 18, 2009 - 12:00am
May 29, 2009
Planned Parenthood clinics see more clients struggling to pay for care
WILLMAR -- As the recession has deepened, Planned Parenthood is seeing growing numbers of women at its clinics in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota struggling to pay for birth control and other reproductive health care. "We're seeing more women in our clinics saying, 'I've...
news / local
May 29, 2009 - 12:00am