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Chili fest begins Willmar Area Food Shelf’s month-long fundraiser
ACGC to start school before Labor Day
Retreat update, hearings on street work and utility rates on Willmar City Council agenda
Graves’ plane flying too low in final seconds, NTSB finds in early report
MnSCU backs Ridgewater president after faculty vote of no confidence
State Wrestling: NLS' Austvold, BOLD's Garcia take home gold
Prep Wrestling: Area has 10 entrants reach state semifinals
Girls Basketball: Cardinals win regular-season finale
Return of Garnett brings flashbacks
Butler, Bulls fight off Timberwolves
Star Trek's 'Mr. Spock,' Leonard Nimoy, dies at 83
REVIEW: Barn’s ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ offers up a rousing good time
'Little Shop of Horrors' in full swing at The Barn
Smith triumphs with four Grammy wins, Beck gets best album
Odell "Red" Orland Reiten
Margie G. Bomstad
Kids and books in the kitchen
February/March edition of Live it! Magazine is now available online
Williams — DeRiso
Krueger — Lingle
Lund — Willenbring
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Letter: A cartway petition nightmare
Letter: Get consensus on highways
Minnesota Opinion: It is time to fight back to protect our privacy
Letter: Baker isn’t what he claims
August 19, 2010
Mauer's 4 hits lift Twins
MINNEAPOLIS -- Joe Mauer had four hits, two RBIs and his first regular season home run at Target Field, leading the Minnesota Twins past the Chicago White Sox 7-6 on Wednesday night to increase their lead in the AL Central to five games. The Twins trail-ed 5-3 en-tering the bottom...
sports / pro
August 19, 2010 - 12:00am
August 11, 2010
Home runs power Twins
CHICAGO -- Jim Thome hit his 579th homer, Joe Mauer had three more hits and the Minnesota Twins took sole possession of the AL Central lead by beating the Chicago White Sox 12-6 on Tuesday night. For the Twins, it was a good start to a series be-tween the top two teams in the division....
sports / pro
August 11, 2010 - 12:00am
July 19, 2010
Twins rally past White Sox in ninth
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Delmon Young capped a four-run ninth inning with a two-run single, lifting the Minnesota Twins to a 7-6, come-from-behind victory over the Chicago White Sox. The Twins won three of four games in the series to move 1½ games of the first-place White Sox. With...
July 19, 2010 - 12:00am
June 10, 2010
Blackhawks win Stanley Cup
PHILADELPHIA -- There was no red light, just Blackhawks flying over the boards in celebration. Sticks and helmets were thrown, scattered all over the ice and still no signal for a goal. After a brief review, there was no dispute -- the Chicago Blackhawks were the Stanley Cup champions. Patrick...
sports / pro
June 10, 2010 - 12:11am
May 12, 2010
Twins fall to White Sox
MINNEAPOLIS -- Target Field was a breath of fresh air for Bobby Jenks and the struggling Chicago White Sox offense. The White Sox put together their biggest inning of the season in the fifth and Jenks rebounded for the save in a 5-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night. A.J....
sports / pro
May 12, 2010 - 12:00am
March 6, 2010
Commentary: Gun laws: Can Chicago do what D.C. cannot
WASHINGTON -- It is said, more frequently than precisely, that the reasons the Supreme Court gives for doing whatever it does are as important as what it does. Actually, the court's reasons are what it does. Hence, the interest in the case the Supreme Court considered this past week. It...
opinion / commentary
March 6, 2010 - 12:00am
October 13, 2009
American Opinion: On losing the Olympics:
An excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States. From The Associated Press On losing the Olympics: We are stunned and feeling blue, surprisingly more so than we would have expected. We really wanted Chicago to win those Olympic Games. Our congratulations...
opinion / editorials
October 13, 2009 - 12:00am
July 28, 2009
Midwest governors form high-speed rail group
CHICAGO (AP) -- The governors of eight Midwest states have agreed to set up a steering committee to help with their bid for federal cash to pay for a regional high-speed rail network. The eight states have worked together for months to promote such a system with Chicago as its hub. Illinois...
news / nation
July 28, 2009 - 8:10am
May 21, 2009
Twins losing streak reaches six
CHICAGO (AP) -- Jermaine Dye's grand slam capped a seven-run fourth inning Wednesday night, leading the Chicago White Sox to a 7-4 victory over the slumping Minnesota Twins. John Danks allowed five hits and two earned runs over 52/3 innings for the White Sox, who had lost five straight...
sports / pro
May 21, 2009 - 12:00am
December 4, 2008
Big wires would flow from big wind farm
A mammoth wind farm proposed for northwestern North Dakota could anchor an electrical "transmission superhighway" if a concept from a major utility is found to be viable. American Electric Power announced that it is exploring the feasibility of an "extra-high voltage" transmission...
December 4, 2008 - 12:00am