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Governor to receive invite to tour Appleton prison
Records for Aug. 27
New London depot makes another historic move
Community steps forward to help as water recedes
From digging to grain bins, farmers face varied dangers
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
NLS volleyball team wins two at Albany Invite
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
Molitor proceeding with caution on Mauer return
Maybe Bridgewater should just take a knee until Week 1
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
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
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
Roland E. "Rollie" Swenson
Harold (Bill) William Wright
Cartoonist Opinions for Aug. 27
Letter: Our declining moral values
Why can't political ads be truthful?
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Letter: Nutrition must start early in life
July 19, 2016
Minnesota college to offer live streamed courses
This fall, Central Lakes College will be debuting Live Online, which allows students to live stream class from any location, while interacting...
July 19, 2016 - 7:56am
July 8, 2016
Three Stingers named to NWL North All-Star team
ROCHESTER—Three Stinger players have been selected to participate in the annual Northwoods League All-Star Game. Pitcher Blake Stockert,...
July 8, 2016 - 11:30pm
July 4, 2016
Stingers pick up two weekend wins
DULUTH—The Willmar Stingers' biggest offensive inning of the summer came at a very opportune time on Monday afternoon against the Duluth Huskies at Wade Stadium. Trailing 9-4 heading to the top of the seventh, Willmar (17-18) scored a season-high nine runs to overcome its largest...
July 4, 2016 - 11:21pm
June 21, 2016
Appleton native is top bulldogger in nation
Steer wrestler J.D. Struxness wrestled four steers in a cumulative time of 18.1 seconds to better the best field of bulldoggers in the country,...
June 21, 2016 - 11:58pm
June 10, 2016
Loggers cool off Stingers
WILLMAR — A critical two-out error in the fourth inning proved costly for the Stingers, who dropped a 5-2 home game against La Crosse Thursday....
June 10, 2016 - 12:09am
June 7, 2016
Stingers complete sweep of Mankato
WILLMAR — It took five pitchers to do so but the Stingers were able to shut out the Mankato MoonDogs 7-0 Tuesday at Bill Taunton Stadium. Blake Stockert started the game for Willmar, going five innings with four strikeouts. Joe Vranesic, Jake Rothwell, Josh Mill and Jayce Vancena...
June 7, 2016 - 11:54pm
June 2, 2016
Stingers double up Express to get 1st win
WILLMAR — The Willmar Stingers came back with a vengeance after a disappointing opening series against Dultuh to earn an 8-4 victory over Eau Claire, Wis., Thursday at Bill Taunton Stadium. The Stingers allowed a home run to Daulton Varsho in the first inning, but the rest of the...
June 2, 2016 - 11:51pm
Graduation tab celebrates Willmar's Class of 2016
The 2016 graduation tab, highlighting the students graduating from Willmar Senior High, is now available online here. There are 236 students...
June 2, 2016 - 2:56pm
Stingers score, but come up short
WILLMAR — Three Willmar pitchers limited Duluth to three hits and the Stingers rallied in the ninth, but three errors proved too much to overcome in a 5-4 loss to the Huskies on Wednesday at Bill Taunton Stadium. The Stingers are 0-2 and open a two-game set against Eau Claire at...
June 2, 2016 - 12:02am
June 1, 2016
Steinbach wants his passion of baseball to stick with Stingers
WILLMAR — The Willmar Stingers introduced two new members of the organization at their season opener on Tuesday. One was a former MLB all-star...
June 1, 2016 - 12:13am
May 15, 2016
College Basketball: Son of former Gopher drawing interest from majors, including Minnesota
Jericho Sims, son of former U of M player Charles Sims, is getting offers from several NCAA Division I teams -- including the Gophers -- after attracting little notice before this spring
May 15, 2016 - 11:29pm
May 11, 2016
Stingers add 5 pitchers to roster
WILLMAR — The Willmar Stingers signed five pitchers to join their 2016 roster, the team announced Wednesday. Ricky Reynoso (University of the Pacific), Theron Kay (Baylor University), Brandon Texiera (LSU-Shreveport), Brad Schaenzer (University of Kentucky), and Ryan Abraham (Oxnard...
May 11, 2016 - 11:24pm
May 6, 2016
Commentary: The solution to the challenge
Recently the Chair of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Board of Trustees, Michael Vekich, and Chancellor, Steven Rosenstone, published an op-ed piece in the Pioneer Press highlighting the two requests the colleges and universities brought before the Legislature this session—the...
May 6, 2016 - 12:21am
May 4, 2016
College Baseball: St. Thomas JV takes two from Ridgewater
The Ridgewater baseball team played well but dropped a pair of games to the St. Thomas junior varsity on Tuesday at Bill Taunton Stadium.
May 4, 2016 - 12:23am
April 29, 2016
College Softball: Yellowjackets take down Ridgewater in doubleheader
Tribune Sports ROCHESTER — Haley Vanourney and Sammy Hogan played major roles in Rochester’s doubleheader sweep of Ridgewater on Friday. Vanourney hit a walk-off home run in the Yellowjackets’ 5-4 victory in Game One, and Hogan one-hit the Warriors in a 2-1 victory in the second...
April 29, 2016 - 11:41pm