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Kandiyohi County Board to meet Friday
Truth-in-Taxation hearing to be held Monday at Willmar council meeting
U.S. presidential commission issues recommendations on cyber security
AgweekTV: Weather outlook
U.S. retirement investors not hitting post-election panic button
Dragons win first of two on northern road trip
Slagter scores 31 in Cards' tournament win
Aggressive D key to Cardinals' victory
Sartell/Sauk Rapids blanks Willmar
Gophers look to toughen up after first loss
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Around our region published Nov. 30
Willmar Senior High announces first-term honor roll
Evelyn R. Yanish
Todd D. Johnson
Helen W. Olson
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
October 9, 2016
Minnesota girl, 19, dies after lifelong cancer fight
Morgan Long celebrated her life with a party in June after being told by doctors at the Mayo Clinic that there was nothing they could do to stop...
October 9, 2016 - 9:56am
September 16, 2016
Vice President Biden gives new push on 'Cancer Moonshot' clinical trials
WASHINGTON—Vice President Joe Biden on Friday announced new measures to help cancer patients navigate the clinical trials process as part...
September 16, 2016 - 9:49pm
Choosing stronger sunscreen would reduce women's melanoma risk
The number of women affected by the deadliest form of skin cancer could fall by almost a fifth if they all used sunscreen with a sun protection...
September 16, 2016 - 8:52am
August 2, 2016
Award-winning Ojibwe author, poet and playwright Jim Northrup dead at 73
Award-winning Ojibwe author, poet and playwright Jim Northrup died Monday night of complications from cancer, his family announced. He was 73....
August 2, 2016 - 9:02am
July 15, 2016
Despite 13 different cancer diagnoses, Kandiyohi woman refuses to be defined by her health struggles
WILLMAR -- For Brenda Reynolds, cancer is different. She was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 2006 and has subsequently been diagnosed with...
July 15, 2016 - 2:00pm
June 27, 2016
Benson woman reflects on life after brain cancer
BENSON — Tyson Cluever recently did something she never imagined she'd do — deftly maneuver a kayak through the whitewater rapids of the...
June 27, 2016 - 7:48pm
June 24, 2016
19-year-old Minnesotan with terminal illness wants to celebrate her remaining days
COTTON, Minn. — Morgan Long collects Converse tennis shoes, hats and anything butterfly-related — down to the "Believe" butterfly tattoo...
June 24, 2016 - 7:19am
June 16, 2016
Documentary on Spicer girl a web hit
“Adventure Unknown,” the moving story about Spicer’s national wakeboard champion, Alexa Score, who grew up on Green Lake and won the national...
June 16, 2016 - 12:05pm
April 12, 2016
'When the treatments are over, it's not over ...' nurse says at cancer symposium
WILLMAR — For the 100-plus health professionals who attended a day-long cancer symposium Wednesday in Willmar, some of the lessons came directly...
April 12, 2016 - 10:43pm
January 26, 2016
Chronic diseases cost Minnesotans big money
ST. PAUL — Health care for Minnesotans with chronic diseases such as diabetes, cancer, kidney failure and heart disease costs eight times more than for people without them. “This report shows the significant financial toll chronic disease is taking on individuals, our communities...
January 26, 2016 - 11:40pm
January 15, 2016
'Grizzly Adams' star Dan Haggerty dead at 74
LOS ANGELES - Dan Haggerty, best known for his role in "The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams," died from cancer early Friday morning in Burbank....
January 15, 2016 - 11:50am
January 11, 2016
Legendary musician David Bowie dies at 69
LOS ANGELES - David Bowie, the seminal British musician behind such era-defining hits of the 1970s as "Space Oddity," "Major Tom," "Young Americans"...
January 11, 2016 - 8:24am
November 4, 2015
Norm Coleman thanks supporters
ST. PAUL — Former U.S. Sen. Norm Coleman took to Facebook to thank Minnesotans for their support for his fight with throat cancer. “Even in the darkest moments there is light,” Coleman wrote in his first public comment since surgery last month. “In my struggle with the awful...
November 4, 2015 - 8:40pm
October 26, 2015
Bacon tapped as a cancer-causing meat
PARIS - Eating processed meats like hot dogs, sausages or bacon can lead to bowel cancer in humans and red meat is a likely cause of the disease,...
October 26, 2015 - 10:41am
October 21, 2015
Vatican denies report Pope Francis has benign brain tumor
VATICAN CITY - The Vatican denied an Italian newspaper report on Wednesday that Pope Francis has a benign brain tumor, saying the 78-year-old...
October 21, 2015 - 12:04pm