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Category 5 hurricanes have hit 6 land areas dead-on in 2017, more than ever before
Likely cougar caught on camera in southern Minnesota
McCain says he will vote 'no' for GOP health-care bill, dealing major blow to repeal effort
A short history of 'dotard,' the arcane insult Kim Jong Un used in his threat against Trump
Lightning punches hole in roof, causes fire at Wis. assisted living residence
NFL vows 'vigorous' fight against Aaron Hernandez CTE lawsuit
Vikings QB Bradford to miss second straight game
Injured Vikings QB Sam Bradford expected to miss second straight game
Prep Volleyball: Willmar wins big CLC match
Local Roundup: Litchfield downs NLS to run record to 19-0
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
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
Printer Andy Kahmann of Montevideo named 2017 Prairie Disciple
Country Quilters show is this weekend in Willmar
'Almost Saved, But Lost' details snowstorm: New London native publishes book on 1873 blizzard that killed 12 people in Kandiyohi County
'Idiots' worth a visit at The Barn Theatre in Willmar
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Arts festival celebrates 20 years in Willmar
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
David A. Mitteness
Annabelle E. Kern
Deloris J. Celander
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Commentary: Supporting Trump is perfectly normal behavior
Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
Letter: Clinton uranium story is false
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
July 9, 2013
Update: 7-year-old Belgrade girl at center of Supreme Court ruling dies
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The 7-year-old girl whose rare cancer led to a precedent-setting malpractice ruling by the Minnesota Supreme Court has...
July 9, 2013 - 10:51am
July 3, 2013
Bicyclists raising funds for cancer welcomed in Lake Lillian, Minn.
LAKE LILLIAN — Brightly colored bowls filled with hotdishes and salads lined the counter at the former school’s serving line Tuesday...
July 3, 2013 - 6:07pm
Actor Michael Douglas blames oral sex for throat cancer
LONDON (AP) -- Actor Michael Douglas says that his throat cancer was caused by a virus he contracted by performing oral sex on women. The...
June 3, 2013 - 5:00am
May 14, 2013
Angelina Jolie says she had double mastectomy
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Angelina Jolie says that she has had a preventive double mastectomy after learning she carried a gene that made it extremely...
May 14, 2013 - 6:23am
October 22, 2012
HealthBeat blog: A cancer hero, fallen from grace
October 22, 2012 - 8:53am
October 11, 2012
HealthBeat blog: The facts about male breast cancer
October 11, 2012 - 9:57am
June 27, 2012
East Coast cyclists hit area on their way to West Coast
LAKE LILLIAN -- As supper time approached Tuesday, so did 27 bicyclists ready to join area residents for a meal, some conversation and a chance...
June 27, 2012 - 12:00am
January 25, 2012
Oklahoma hospital must pay $1M to Garth Brooks
CLAREMORE, Okla. (AP) -- An Oklahoma hospital that failed to build a women's health center in honor of Garth Brooks' late mother must pay the...
January 25, 2012 - 8:50am
October 14, 2011
Willmar, Minn.: In the Pink on Becker
October 14, 2011 - 12:00am
May 13, 2011
Killebrew ends fight vs cancer, looks to hospice
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Hall of Famer Harmon Killebrew said Friday he will no longer fight his esophageal cancer and is settling in for the final...
May 13, 2011 - 11:09am
May 5, 2011
NLS softball team hosting fight against cancer night Friday
The second annual New London-Spicer Wildcat Softball Coaches vs. Cancer Night will be held Friday when the team takes on Albany in a West Central North Conference game at 5 p.m. in New London. NLS coach Kevin Friedrich initiated the fundraiser last year and again will send the opposing...
May 5, 2011 - 12:15am
January 10, 2011
Nurse navigator brings helping hand to cancer patients
WILLMAR -- Sometimes the patient is just looking for a quick word of reassurance.
January 10, 2011 - 12:00am
October 7, 2010
NL-S Wildcats to go pink at Friday's game
NEW LONDON -- The New London-Spicer Wildcats are going pink at Friday night's football game in honor of breast cancer awareness during the month of October. Football players will wear pink shoelaces and play on a field spray-painted with the signature pink ribbon of breast cancer...
October 7, 2010 - 4:34pm
July 23, 2010
Relay For Life teams walk for 12 hours to raise money for cancer research
WILLMAR -- In the pre-dawn hours of Saturday morning, long after most Willmar residents have gone to sleep, hundreds of determined, caffeinated...
July 23, 2010 - 12:00am
April 9, 2010
Early diagnosis remains key for those who treat cancer patients
WILLMAR -- If the outlook for pancreatic and liver cancer is to improve, earlier diagnosis needs to be one of the main strategies, say physicians...
April 9, 2010 - 12:00am