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Does Dayton talk to farmers enough?
KRA fined for Willmar fireworks incident
Willmar convenience store robbery suspect pleads not guilty
Soybean plantings to rise in 2017, corn to fall
USDA closes offices in five states after anonymous threats
Cards fall to Rocori
Willmar offense comes alive in second half, downs Eagles
Updated: Bridgewater out for season with dislocated knee, torn ACL
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Card girls dominate Shocky Strand cross country race
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
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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
Charles "Chuck" Green
Victoria "Vicki" Lee
Steven Warren Sachs
Letter: Day of reckoning is near
Letter: Governor should call special session
Marcus: Obliging a donor is not necessarily criminal
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
April 29, 2016
College Baseball: Warriors drop pair of 10-0 games
The Ridgewater College baseball team lost a pair of 10-0 games to St. Cloud Tech in a MCAC doubleheader Friday
April 29, 2016 - 11:40pm
April 27, 2016
NFL: Wentz seems like a better fit for blue-collar Philadelphia
CHICAGO — So the Eagles fan plopped himself down on the bar stool in downtown Chicago like only an Eagles fan can, and proceeded to ask about...
April 27, 2016 - 11:43pm
April 23, 2016
Commentary: Latinos voters choking at ballot
In recent weeks, I’ve been speaking on college campuses about how immigration, Latino voters and the presidential election all fit together....
April 23, 2016 - 1:03am
Going 1 or 2 in NFL Draft is nice, but ESPN experts say Wentz and Goff will need time to develop
FARGO — The annual North Dakota State football Spring Game is today at Gate City Bank Field at the Fargodome and it wasn’t that long ago...
April 23, 2016 - 12:03am
April 16, 2016
College Softball: Rochester takes down Warriors
Ridgewater’s last-inning rally fell two runs short in Game One and Rochester roughed up the Warriors in Game Two of an MCAC doubleheader on Friday at Ridgewater College
April 16, 2016 - 12:10am
April 15, 2016
Gophers’ Banham goes 4th in WNBA Draft
UNCASVILLE, Ct. — For the first time in more than a decade, the Gophers have top-five picks in consecutive years in the WNBA Draft. Rachel Banham was selected No. 4 overall by the Connecticut Sun on Thursday night. Banham, the Big Ten player of the year and the conference’s...
April 15, 2016 - 12:07am
April 12, 2016
Minnesota joins move to ban accreditor of for-profit colleges
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson joined a dozen of the nation’s top law enforcement officials who want the U.S. Department of Education to revoke the oversight authority of the nation’s largest accreditor of for-profit colleges and universities. In a letter...
April 12, 2016 - 5:30am
March 13, 2016
College Baseball: Warriors blanked by Indian Hills
OTTUMWA, IOWA — The offense continued to be MIA for the Ridgewater baseball team, which suffered a 3-0 loss to Indian Hills Saturday. It was the third time in two days the Falcons shut out the Warriors. Ridgewater was also done in by sluggish defense, as three errors resulted in...
March 13, 2016 - 11:38pm
March 8, 2016
College Softball: Warriors end Florida trip with wild win
TITUSVILLE, Fla. — The Ridgewater College softball team ended its annual Florida trip in victorious fashion on Tuesday. After giving up a seven-run inning to MCAC rival Itasca in the second of two games on Tuesday, the Warriors rallied for an 11-10 walk-off win. The Warriors started...
March 8, 2016 - 11:22pm
College Baseball: Offense dries up for Warriors in St. Louis
ST. LOUIS — The Ridgewater baseball team mustered just six hits and a run in two losses to St. Louis Community College on Tuesday. SLCC’s Cory Canterbury and David Prost both drove in two runs to back winning pitcher Ben Stephens’ two-hitter in a 10-0, five-inning victory. SLCC...
March 8, 2016 - 11:21pm
College Softball: Warriors generate offense but still drop two in Florida
The Ridgewater softball team pounded out 19 hits and scored 13 runs in its two games Monday, but the Warriors’ pitching couldn’t keep pace as the team lost two games
March 8, 2016 - 11:28am
March 7, 2016
College Football: Gophers hope ‘DBU’ nickname catches on
The University of Minnesota secondary likes to call its part of the football program DBU, as in Defensive Back University. But even the Gophers admit that name is a work in progress
March 7, 2016 - 11:54pm
February 26, 2016
College Wrestling: Two Warriors still in hunt for titles
Two Ridgewater wrestlers are still in the hunt for national titles after the first day of the NJCAA Wrestling Championships on Friday
February 26, 2016 - 11:49pm
February 4, 2016
College Wrestling: Ridgewater wins MCAC title
WILLMAR — After narrowly losing to Rochester for the team title at the MCAC Tournament last Saturday, Ridgewater extracted some revenge on Thursday by edging the Yellowjackets 21-19 to finish 4-0 in conference duals. Rochester did surrender 12 points early by forfeiting the first...
February 4, 2016 - 11:59pm
January 30, 2016
Concordia to discontinue nine major programs; considering cuts to staff too
Under financial stress, Concordia College says it plans to discontinue nine majors and one concentration, including several languages. The cuts...
January 30, 2016 - 5:53pm