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Not drinking or driving, teens increasingly put off traditional markers of adulthood
Former Minn. assistant principal plans guilty pleas to charges related to explicit childrens' images
Arrest made in Minneapolis crash that killed University of St. Thomas student
'We have lost all what money can buy': Hurricane Maria devastates Dominica
In UN speech, Trump calls Kim Jong Un 'Rocket Man' and threatens to 'totally destroy North Korea'
Local Roundup: Cardinals tennis team rolls by Marshall in straight sets
Schultz Column: Prep football by the numbers
Yankees closer comes in to shut down Twins in tight game
Wild captain Mikko Koivu re-ups with Wild for two years
Twins' Max Kepler after sitting again: 'I'm not scared to face lefties'
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Jimmy Kimmel mocks Sean Spicer to his face about that inauguration crowd size incident
'It's important to stand up to bullies': Actress Rebel Wilson wins record amount in defamation case
In loss for Netflix, 'Star Wars' and Marvel films will move to Disney's new streaming service
What's coming to Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime in September 2017
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Arts festival celebrates 20 years in Willmar
Fall Home Improvement 2017 now available online
LOST ITALIAN: Say goodbye to summer with two favorite flavors: grilled steaks and fresh tomatoes
Retired nuclear physicist from Park River makes, sells thousands of jars of chokecherry jelly for charity
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Sylvia M. Gunderson
Gerald "Jerry" Asche
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
Analysis: Running for Miss America now looks a lot like running for office
How reading can make you healthier and happier
Bygone staples and technology of the 1970s
Mystery plant has edible berries
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball is back in full force
WCT Sports Show: Week One Pigskin Picks
Partners of tiny Fargo firm say anti-Muslim tirade by employee made their lives miserable
August 23, 2017
In new book, Hillary Clinton said her 'skin crawled' when Donald Trump stood behind her on debate stage
Hillary Clinton said her "skin crawled" as Donald Trump loomed behind her at a presidential debate in St. Louis, and added that she wished she...
August 23, 2017 - 3:49pm
June 13, 2017
Minnesota school board votes 3-2 to keep book in the classroom
NEW LONDON, Minn. — Requests from citizens to have a book removed from the New London-Spicer School District curriculum have been denied....
June 13, 2017 - 9:53pm
NLS votes to keep controversial book in the classroom
NEW LONDON — Requests from citizens to have a book removed from the New London-Spicer School District curriculum have been denied. In a...
June 13, 2017 - 6:13pm
May 10, 2017
Parents request removal of book from NLS curriculum
NEW LONDON — Objections from several parents about the content of a book assigned to eighth-grade English students in the New London-Spicer...
May 10, 2017 - 9:58pm
December 3, 2015
‘Gabby Road’ takes the next step in telling our stories
Editor's Note: This story has been updated to correct a fact about Roger Cooper. Mr. Cooper is not deceased. OLIVIA — English literature has...
December 3, 2015 - 11:01pm
October 22, 2015
After Minnesota woman dies in crash, friends team up to finish her book
Friends of Jo Stewart can sit down with her again. The Solon Springs writer may be gone, but her words live on in "Amber Knows Best," a romance...
October 22, 2015 - 12:35pm
January 11, 2015
Suzanne Congdon LeRoy speaks at Willmar Public Library before 45 people Saturday about her grandmother, Elisabeth Mannering Congdon, who was...
January 11, 2015 - 11:30pm
April 21, 2014
There’s humor too, but retired officer ‘Blackie’ tells of real-life drama when wearing the badge
GRANITE FALLS — Take one cop with a penchant for playing pranks, plunk him down in a rural county for 34 years, and what do you get? Stories...
April 21, 2014 - 4:00am
February 14, 2013
‘Bear is Broken’: Willmar, Minn., native son makes mark in literary world
A love of literature that got its start in Willmar, a Master of Fine Arts degree from Cornell University in New York, a creative writing fellowship...
February 14, 2013 - 10:21am
January 15, 2013
20 years on, Katie Beers says kidnapping saved her
OLD WESTBURY, N.Y. (AP) — Being chained as a 10-year-old for more than two weeks in a coffin-size box in a suburban New York dungeon was, Katie Beers says 20 years later, “the best thing that happened to me” because it allowed her to escape a life of abuse. On the 20th anniversary...
January 15, 2013 - 8:57am
August 23, 2012
Willmar, Minn., author gets it right in first book
August 23, 2012 - 9:31am
July 10, 2012
Slowing the Racing Mind blog: Black, white and 'Fifty Shades of Grey'
July 10, 2012 - 8:43am
October 23, 2010
Will Weaver's memoir is also hunter's take on what matters
WILLMAR -- You can't help but notice that there are fewer young people chasing wild game these days. There's lots of discussion about getting young people involved in hunting and what the future might hold for hunting.
October 23, 2010 - 12:00am
September 14, 2010
Cartoon by Michael Ramirez
September 14, 2010 - 12:00am
October 1, 2009
Early Childhood Initiative, SW Initiative develop kids book about rural firefighters
Early Childhood Initiative, SW Initiative develop kids book about rural firefighters WILLMAR -- More than 4 out of 5 fire departments use on-call...
October 1, 2009 - 12:00am