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June 11, 2018
Loggers down Stingers, stave off sweep
LA CROSSE - The Willmar Stingers struggled to hold a lead and the La Crosse Loggers staved off a sweep attempt with a 9-4 win Monday night. The Loggers jumped out to a 2-0 lead through two innings but the Stingers bounced back with a three-spot in the fourth inning, only to leak two...
June 11, 2018 - 11:23pm
June 10, 2018
Cards, Bulldogs open state baseball tourney Thursday
The Willmar and Paynesville baseball teams open Minnesota State Baseball Tournament play on Thursday. In Class AAA, the Cardinals received the No. 5 seed and will face a familiar foe—No. 4-seed Alexandria—in the first round. Willmar (13-6) and Alexandria (15-6) play at...
June 10, 2018 - 10:58pm
June 9, 2018
Post 1639 splits pair at Classic
SARTELL - Willmar VFW Post 1639 split two games at the Central Minnesota VFW Baseball Classic on Friday. Willmar lost its opener to Maple Grove 8-6 but rebounded to down St. Cloud West 5-1 in the losers bracket. Post 1639 plays at 2:30 p.m. Saturday in Sartell and, with a win, would...
June 9, 2018 - 12:45am
June 5, 2018
Stingy MoonDogs defeat Stingers
WILLMAR - The Willmar Stingers entered Monday's game playing .667 baseball thanks in large part to stellar pitching. Mankato let the Stingers...
June 5, 2018 - 12:14am
June 2, 2018
Nearly 90% of WHS grads going on to post-secondary education
WILLMAR — A vast majority of this year's Willmar Senior High School graduates plan to seek some type of post-secondary education. The commencement...
June 2, 2018 - 7:02am
May 31, 2018
Stingers suffer first setback
WILLMAR - The Thunder Bay Border Cats ended Willmar's winless start to the season with a 3-2 win against the Stingers Thursday night. The Stingers took an early lead with a pair of runs scored in the fourth inning but the Border Cats responded with two of their own in the sixth inning...
May 31, 2018 - 11:16pm
Pitching a fit
WILLMAR - The Willmar Stingers really have this pitching thing down. Just one day after a season-opening gem from Braden Scott, Louie Varland...
May 31, 2018 - 12:03am
May 30, 2018
Walmart to offer employees a college education for $1 a day
Walmart, the country's largest private employer, announced Wednesday that it will pay for its workers to go back to school - as long as they...
May 30, 2018 - 2:14pm
Stingers open strong
WILLMAR - The Willmar Stingers opened the season with a former big league ace on the mound Tuesday and may have found one for the future as well....
May 30, 2018 - 12:17am
May 28, 2018
Stingers back for ninth NWL season
The boys are back in town. The Willmar Stingers kick off their ninth season in the Northwoods League today against the St. Cloud Rox at Bill...
May 28, 2018 - 11:18pm
May 7, 2018
Commentary: The financial forecast for colleges is gloomy - how can they weather the storm?
As another academic year winds down on campuses nationwide, the news about the financial underpinning of colleges and universities keeps getting worse. Two studies out in the past week show that key revenue sources at public and private universities continue to shrink without any...
May 7, 2018 - 11:16am
April 26, 2018
Warriors erupt to earn split
WILLMAR - In a softball season that often kept Ridgewater on the road, the Warriors gave their home fans plenty to cheer about in what could...
April 26, 2018 - 12:00am
April 12, 2018
Let's play three
Chicago Cubs legend Ernie Banks is famous for plenty throughout his professional career, and his legacy comes back up with every doubleheader...
April 12, 2018 - 11:16pm
'Fuddy Meers': Comedy opens tonight on Ridgewater stage
WILLMAR — Ridgewater College presents "Fuddy Meers" at 7:30 p.m. today through Saturday in the college theatre on the Willmar campus....
April 12, 2018 - 2:43pm
March 30, 2018
Ridgewater College hosts Community Health Fair
WILLMAR — Students and staff member of Ridgewater College, as well as local community members, attended the annual Ridgewater College...
March 30, 2018 - 4:01pm