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Records published May 6
Local officials urge legislators to move on transportation
A bear on Duluth visit
10:25 a.m. UPDATE: BNSF oil train cars on fire, N.D. town evacuated aftertrain derailment
BNSF oil train detrails, tankers on fire, northeast N.D. town evacuated
Vikings' Wallace says he’s NFL’s fastest
Prep Softball Roundup: Alexandria sweeps doubleheader from Willmar
Boys Tennis Roundup: Cardinals collect 11th win
Prep golf: Tuesday's results
Prep Baseball Roundup: Willmar drops two to Alexandria
Prairie Winds Concert Band sets concerts Sunday in Willmar, Minnesota
Christian School to stage ‘Little Women’ at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minnesota
‘Picasso at the Lapin Agile’ now on stage at Ridgewater College in Willmar, Minnesota
Ridgewater college choir concert slated for Tuesday in Willmar, Minnesota
West Central Singers’ ‘Bedtime Stories’ concerts this weekend
Entrepreneurial trade show slated May 20 in Willmar
A&W Furniture is named Retailer of the Year
Guptill earns certified clerk designation
Jennie-O Turkey Store promotes Venenga to deli brand manager
Lungren joins Heritage Bank as ag lender
Oscar T. Christiansen
Joyce L. Finstrom
Gordon "Gordy" T. Savoie
Lucille Josephine Carlson
Kermit LeRoy Torgerson
Spring blossoms in orchard
For once, Willmar High School Grand March in warm sunshine
Video: Art students at the Willmar ALC
Satre — Paz
Ridler — Gustafson
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Ron Christianson, you work for us
Editorial: Erhardt’s fowl joke was very poor move
Letter: Be wise with state surplus
Commentary: Unruly Britannia
February 19, 2011
Commentary: Windy City daydream
CHICAGO -- In this city's upcoming mayoral contest, there are those candidates who have no chance -- and at least one who has no shame. Mr. Shameless is Rahm Emanuel, who really must think that Latinos are fools, that they have short memories and that they don't hold a grudge. He...
February 19, 2011 - 6:00am
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
September 24, 2008
Twins close gap on Chisox
MINNEAPOLIS -- Maybe Ozzie Guillen was right about Javier Vazquez. Two days after the manager said Vazquez hasn't been a big-game pitcher during his career, the White Sox right-hander lasted just four innings in Chicago's biggest game of the year, a 9-3 loss to Minnesota on Tuesday...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am