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Watkins man rescued from fiery crash in west central Minnesota
Home-grown products take center stage at Herberger's Close to Home
Women bring new voice to agriculture
Records published Feb. 21
Study: Immigrants make up growing part of workforce, tax base of ND, Minnesota
Girls Basketball: Tigers cruise to win over West Central
Local roundup: Eagles win Camden title
Girls Basketball: Dreier vs. Dreier
Wild focused on increasing lead over Blackhawks before 6-day break
Twins' Gibson hopes new motion will deliver healthier arm
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Reader News: Diaper Bears for Hope Pregnancy Center
Limit teens' Saturday-night driving, experts suggest
Marlow W. Hanson
Irene Carol Nelson
Marlyn K. Sandry
Anna Mae Hawley
George Herbert Rechkemmer
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Letters: Principles to guide our lives
Cohen commentary: Face Trump unfitness sooner, not later
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
February 2, 2011
Man, 22, gets prison for his role in selling drugs to informant
WILLMAR -- Ryan Scott Unke, 22, of Brooten, was sentenced Monday to 48 months in prison on a second-degree drug sale charge for his role in selling cocaine to a CEEVI Drug Task Force informant last summer. As part of his sentence handed down in Kandiyohi County District Court, Unke...
February 2, 2011 - 12:00am
November 8, 2010
Prep Volleyball: BBE earns state berth
PIERZ -- When Shyann Kuefler's tip fell to the floor for an ace, it marked the end of a stressful evening for Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa volleyball coach Kevin Weller. Kuefler's ace was the final point in a toe-to-toe fight with Nevis in the Section 5A championship match Saturday night...
November 8, 2010 - 12:00am
November 3, 2010
YME, BBE and KMS approve school operating levies
WILLMAR -- Voters appear to have approved operating levies in the Yellow Medicine East, Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa and Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg school districts. According to unofficial results from the Secretary of State's website, voters in YME approved the levy by a 1,554 to 1,092...
November 3, 2010 - 9:33am
April 14, 2010
Neighbor alerts Sunburg family to fire that destroyed their home
SUNBURG -- Around 12:30 a.m.
April 14, 2010 - 12:00am
February 1, 2010
Brooten meat locker burglarized, sheriff asks for information
BROOTEN -- The Stearns County Sheriff's Office asks anyone with information that may help with the investigation of a weekend burglary in Brooten to contact them. The owner of J & K Meats reported on Sunday that the business had been burglarized sometime after the close of business...
February 1, 2010 - 12:44pm
November 9, 2009
Nevis halts BBE bid for third straight title
BRAINERD -- Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa got a taste of what it's been serving to opponents for many years. The Jaguars were swept by Nevis 25-18, 25-17, 25-20 in the Section 5A championship on Saturday. It marked the first time this season that BBE was swept in a best-of-five match all...
November 9, 2009 - 12:00am
September 17, 2009
BBE rebuilding project doesn't take long time
Many volleyball observers felt Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa would have a difficult time finishing above .500 this season, let alone amassing the 30-win...
September 17, 2009 - 12:00am
August 4, 2009
United Way schedules Week of Action Aug. 24-28
WILLMAR -- United Way of West Central Minnesota will host its annual Week of Action Aug. 24-28. The Week of Action gives businesses and organizations a chance to volunteer on service projects that help meet a community need. Sponsors of the Week of Action are Bremer Bank, Cash Wise...
August 4, 2009 - 12:46am
June 13, 2009
June 16, 2009: Brooten dinner theater to close June 21
June 16, 2009 BROOTEN -- It was an innovative idea. Take an old, closed movie theater in a sleepy town and give it a jazzy New Orleans pulse. Bring in some gourmet food and some quality entertainment. Make tiny Brooten a destination, not just a dot on a map. In the end, though,...
June 13, 2009 - 12:00am
March 5, 2009
'Just Desserts' opens Friday
BROOTEN -- "Just Desserts" opens Friday at John O's Dinner Theatre in Brooten. In this murder mystery Judge Reginald P. Cogsworth is played by David Swinney.
March 5, 2009 - 8:36am
'Just Desserts' in Brooten 'sinfully delicious'
Dinner ... desserts... dimwittedness... drama... and detective work make for a "deliciously delightful" evening during the upcoming murder mystery at John O's Dinner Theatre in Brooten. "Just Desserts" by Craig Sodaro is a lively mystery play revolving around the untimely death of...
March 5, 2009 - 8:35am
January 15, 2009
Murder in Brooten ... pretty sweet over dessert
Somehow, witnessing a murder while eating cheesecake just doesn't make the crime seem so bad. To be honest, it's actually pretty funny.
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Let go of that
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 31, 2008
Hawick man arrested after Brooten burglary
BROOTEN -- A 21-year-old Hawick man was arrested Tuesday evening for burglary and driving while impaired after he allegedly broke into a woman's home along School Avenue in Brooten. According to Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner, Andrew James Hoglund was arrested and is being held...
December 31, 2008 - 12:50pm
November 10, 2008
Ada-Borup sweeps BBE for third
November 10, 2008 - 12:00am