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Prairie protection to be part of Renville County park study
Xcel, FAA research using drones to inspect electric lines
Alaska man injured in morning rollover in New London Township
High speed chase ends in Willmar with arrest of juvenile
Convictions published Feb. 21
Girls Basketball: Cards streak by Alex
Blackhawks close in on first-place Wld with win in St. Paul
Boys Basketball: Montevideo overpowers YME
Boys Basketball: Dragons edge NLS
Boys Basketball: Eisenbacher's double-double leads ACGC
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
Around our region published Feb. 22
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
Howard J. Powers
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Willmar Commentary: America's predictable pension crisis
Harrop commentary: Trump has media crying ... all the way to the bank
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
August 19, 2016
50 live cats, dozens dead in freezer, found in home
MONROE, Wis. — Authorities have removed dozens of dead cats from the freezer of a home in southern Wisconsin. Police confiscated 50 live cats...
August 19, 2016 - 12:28pm
August 17, 2016
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
Finn is 5. He’s a hardy 96 pounds and has strawberry blonde hair, specked with white. He’s a handsome sort, with brown saucers for eyes that...
August 17, 2016 - 3:42pm
June 3, 2014
Shelter’s ‘Year of the Cat’ aims to boost cat adoptions
WILLMAR — It’s the Year of the Cat this year at Hawk Creek Animal Shelter and staff are redoubling their efforts to increase cat adoptions. From...
June 3, 2014 - 11:30pm
July 2, 2013
44 cats removed from northern Minn. house
GILBERT, Minn. - Authorities have removed 44 cats from a house in Gilbert - and they say more may still be inside. The Mesabi Daily News reports ( http://bit.ly/12AqCtg) that police executed a search warrant at the house on Michigan Avenue about noon Saturday after they got a complaint...
July 2, 2013 - 7:55am
May 16, 2013
New shelter initiative in Willmar, Minn., to help adopters and cats find the purr-fect match
WILLMAR -- Call it Match.com for cats. Hawk Creek Animal Shelter is launching the ASPCA's Meet Your Match program this month to engage the public...
May 16, 2013 - 5:42pm
January 8, 2013
Report recommends new strategies to increase cat adoptions at Willmar, Minn., shelter
WILLMAR — A consultants’ report suggests several strategies the Hawk Creek Animal Shelter can implement to increase adoption rates for cats...
January 8, 2013 - 10:55pm
February 23, 2012
Woman About Town blog: Memories from moving to the farm
February 23, 2012 - 8:39am
October 2, 2010
Animal shelter issues plea for help with high kitten census
WILLMAR -- It's raining cats and kittens at the Hawk Creek Animal Shelter. The shelter issued an appeal to the public this week to help by either...
October 2, 2010 - 12:00am
August 16, 2010
Stingers denied playoff access
THUNDER BAY, Ont. -- Needing to win two out of three games in the final regular-season series of the season against Thunder Bay to make the playoffs, the Willmar Stingers instead dropped the first two games and were eliminated from post-season play. After losing to the Border Cats...
August 16, 2010 - 12:00am
May 6, 2010
County Humane Society brings low-cost animal vaccination to neighborhood outreach clinics
Brenda Valenzuela clutched Oscar, her mixed-breed puppy, as she waited in line Tuesday evening at the Humane Society of Kandiyohi County's neighborhood...
May 6, 2010 - 12:00am
April 22, 2010
Montevideo Council gives green light to motorcycle run
MONTEVIDEO -- City Council members in Montevideo gave the green light to a motorcycle run in the community this summer. The council action Monday welcomes 250 to 500 riders expected to participate in the American Legion Legacy Run on Aug. 22. Council members approved the request...
April 22, 2010 - 12:00am
December 12, 2009
Hi kitty, kitty
December 12, 2009 - 12:00am
August 20, 2009
I don't want to let go
August 20, 2009 - 12:00am