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Willmar teen injured Tuesday in crash with parked car
Public invited to comment of special fishing regulations
Shell's U.S deal to unlock global oil asset disposals
Two held in dragging death of teen in Wright County
Soybean plantings to rise in 2017, corn to fall
Card girls dominate Shocky Strand cross country race
Cardinal volleyball has state on its mind
Berger gets his turn at center
MURPHY: Bridgewater shows there's no reason to panic
Chargers like stadium better than new turf
Comedy legend Gene Wilder dead at 83
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
Box office: 'Don't Breathe' Scares Up $26.1 million as hot summer for horror continues
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Lawrence "Larry" Frederick Harding
Oliver "Ollie" Moldestad
Dr. Harris P. Hinderaker
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Cohen: The alchemy of turning bribes into gifts
Thomas: Where there's smoke there is fire
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
July 29, 2016
Coffee drinkers should brace for higher prices
NEW YORK—Your morning cup of Joe may be about to get even pricier, a Reuters poll of 11 traders and analysts showed on Thursday, July 28....
July 29, 2016 - 12:00am
July 28, 2016
Coffee drinkers beware, your morning java is about to cost a lot more
NEW YORK -- Your morning cup of Joe may be about to get even pricier, a Reuters poll of 11 traders and analysts showed on Thursday. By the end...
July 28, 2016 - 3:25pm
May 18, 2016
Willmar Police set to host second 'Coffee with the Cops' Thursday
WILLMAR-- After a steady turnout at its first run in April, a second "Coffee with the Cops" event has been set for Thursday at Caribou Coffee,...
May 18, 2016 - 4:13pm
April 14, 2016
You’re invited: Free coffee with Willmar Police Officers
WILLMAR — Willmar Police Chief Jim Felt wants community members to be able to put faces to the work of the Willmar Police Department. “We don’t just want to be guys who drive by in cars,” Felt said. That’s why the department is set to host its first “Coffee with the Cops”...
April 14, 2016 - 9:19pm
Atwater greenhouse grows
ATWATER — By using “creative rearranging” in her greenhouse/cafe/hardware store/bait shop/gift shop/coffee bar, an Atwater woman has responded...
March 14, 2016 - 11:48pm
August 25, 2015
LuLu Bean’s names Akerman kitchen supervisor
WILLMAR — LuLu Bean’s Coffee Shop, Bakery and Diner of Willmar announces that Denice Akerman has accepted the position of kitchen supervisor. Akerman has been LuLu Bean’s kitchen backup since December 2014. She has years of experience in commercial kitchens. She will now supervise...
August 25, 2015 - 4:17pm
July 28, 2015
Scones for a senator
Cornerstone Coffee co-owner Lisa Liebl, right, and bakery manager Leah Beckman prepare a box of fresh pastries Tuesday for overnight shipment...
July 28, 2015 - 11:35pm
November 13, 2012
Willmar, Minn., shop is among first Dunn Bros. to launch an expanded food menu
November 13, 2012 - 12:00am
September 17, 2012
Celebrate good times
September 17, 2012 - 12:00am
August 21, 2012
Prairie Kitchen blog: Easy, tasty coffee rub great for BBQ
August 21, 2012 - 8:55am
September 19, 2011
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee!
September 19, 2011 - 12:00am
September 15, 2011
Artists gear up for weekend Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! festival in Willmar, Minn.
On Saturday morning, Nan Karr Kaufenberg will pack up a collection of her original block prints and set up shop in one of the tents lining Becker...
September 15, 2011 - 10:05am
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! event set for Saturday in Willmar, Minn.
Joanne Meierhofer, the artist behind the Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee!
September 15, 2011 - 10:00am
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! events listed in Willmar, Minn.
Java Jam Outdoor stage, Fifth Street and Becker Avenue 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. -- Paul Imholte, string musician playing 10 to 10:50 a.m. -- The Great Time Band play a variety of music, pop, old rock 'n roll, light rock and more 11 to 11:25 a.m. -- Dolina Polish Folk Dancers 11:30...
September 15, 2011 - 9:50am
June 23, 2011
Artists decorate coffee mugs for Willmar, Minn., summer art project
The only instructions given to the artists were "be creative." The only rules were that there were not any rules. On March 17, I was among...
June 23, 2011 - 9:44am