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Ex-teacher sentenced to prison in student sex case
First big snow storm of the season spreads across Upper Midwest
Ethanol use set to rise as EPA unveils biofuels targets
Ethanol supporters wanted higher mandates
Clara City gains its ‘anchor’
Men's Basketball: Gophers rally past Clemson
NHL: Recent slump has Yeo, Wild players on edge
NFL: Vikings' Zimmer will take wins over style points
College Football: Gophers could name new defensive coordinator soon
College Football: Gophers get a boost in bid for bowl game
'Happy Hollandaise' opens tonight at The Barn Theatre in Willmar
Willmar light display to be featured on ABC’s ‘Light Fight’
Charlie Sheen confirms he's HIV positive, says he was extorted to keep diagnosis quiet
Actor Charlie Sheen reportedly to announce he's HIV positive
Video: Willmar High School Musical ends four-day run with another sellout
Video: Rep. Dean Urdahl compelled to write
Video: Santa's Reindeer come to Belgrade on Saturday morning
Santjer — Hauge
Dunn — Johnson
Carroll — Fredman
LIVE IT!: Kandiyohi County focused on providing permanent homes for foster kids
LIVE IT!: After an extended period trying to adopt, rural Atwater couple seek another route
LIVE IT!: A how-to on planning the perfect family photo session
LIVE IT! For Raymond couple, parenthood once seemed a lost dream
LIVE IT!: Willmar woman knows both the loss and gain of adoption
Morris L. Swenson
Eric Dean Saunders
Editorial: A day to be thankful and reflect upon our blessings
Commentary: The discipline of gratitude
Editorial: Defeating ISIS will be a complicated task
Letter: God is the game-changer
Letter: An evening of diversity, inclusion
August 3, 2009
Olivia Golf Club burglarized, incident under investigation
OLIVIA -- The Olivia Police Department is investigating the burglary of the Olivia Golf Club, which happened sometime Saturday night or Sunday morning. According to a news release from Office Michelle Jensen, someone forced entry into the club's bar area and took about $1,500 in...
News / region
August 3, 2009 - 12:05pm
July 16, 2009
Solution sought by neighbors to weekend noise problem at Double D club
WILLMAR -- A solution will be sought to complaints by neighbors about disruptive weekend noise coming from the Double D Club on Willmar's east side. Doug Reese, chairman of the City Council's Public Works/Safety Committee, suggested Police Chief Jim Kulset and Double D Club owner...
News / local
July 16, 2009 - 12:00am
July 6, 2009
Lubbesmeyer hits hole-in-one at LCCC
Michael Lubbesmeyer sank a hole-in-one at Little Crow County Club near New London Sunday. Lubbesmeyer used an 8-iron on the No. 5 hole on the Pines Course.
July 6, 2009 - 12:00am
June 15, 2009
Shrine Club Toy Run rolls through area
News / local
June 15, 2009 - 12:00am
June 1, 2009
Nordgaard gets ace at Litchfield GC
Betsy Nordgaard of Litchfield recorded a hole-in-one Friday at the Litchfield Golf Club. Nordgaard used a 7-wood to ace the 160-yard No. 3 hole. It was her first career hole-in-one and the second of the season at Litchfield Golf Club.
June 1, 2009 - 12:00am
February 28, 2009
Skating Around Town tonight, Sunday
The Diamond Edge Figure Skating Club presents its 2009 skating show at 7 p.m. tonight and 1 p.m. Sunday at the Willmar Civic Center. Tickets at the door are subject to available seating and are $12 and $7. The show, "Skating Around Town," features nearly 100 young skaters from throughout...
extra / local
February 28, 2009 - 12:01am
January 1, 2009
Man assaulted with knife at club, police investigating
WILLMAR -- A 31-year-old Willmar man was taken to Rice Memorial Hospital after he was assaulted with a knife shortly after midnight Thursday. According to Willmar Police Sgt. Michael Anderson, officers were called to the Double D Club and Bar, 1300 Lakeland Dr. S.E., on an assault....
January 1, 2009 - 1:00am
December 19, 2008
Smith gets 150 days in jail, stayed prison time for golf course burglary, theft and sale of scrap metal
WILLMAR -- Timothy Lee Smith, 22, of Litchfield was sentenced to 13 months in prison, which was stayed, $100 in fines and five years of probation on a third-degree burglary charge for burglarizing the Island Pines Golf Course in Atwater and a felony theft charge for stealing auto...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
September 26, 2008
Sertoma Club honors families of fallen soldiers with award
SPICER -- Two fallen soldiers from Willmar were remembered Thursday when the Willmar Sertoma Club honored their families with the 2008 Service to Mankind Award. The families of Army Sgts.
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
April 17, 2008
Golfers dive in cold for invitational
The Minnesota golf opener runs close each year to the Masters in Georgia.
April 17, 2008 - 12:00am
November 21, 2006
Lawsuit to claim Big Stone I owners 'skirted' federal law
WILLMAR -- A lawsuit to be filed by the Sierra Club of Minnesota will claim that the owners of the Big Stone I power plant "skirted'' federal law by making major improvements to the plant without upgrading pollution control equipment. The Sierra Club is now notifying the three owners...
November 21, 2006 - 12:00am