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Willmar School Board to meet Monday to choose supt. finalists
Money for dentists has to be pared back in Minn. Senate bill
Wild turkey hunters in five counties asked to help with avian influenza surveillance
Convictions published April 18
Records published April 18
Boys tennis roundup: Litchfield takes down Benson
Prep baseball: Waconia blanks Willmar
Prep softball roundup: Eagles top Cards on walk-off
Prep baseball: Sulier, Benson quiet Jaguars
Prep golf: Friday's results
Willmar graduate Lachlan Smith publishes latest Maxwell novel
The Barn Theatre to hold auditions for ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ in Willmar, Minn.
Myrtle Marie Hebeisen (Jungclaus)
Martha Vande Steeg
Dorothy M. Weller
Roger D. Chancellor
Rosie A. Olson
Video: With latest mural, renowned Willmar artist reflects on the history of Kandiyohi County
Post — Veldkamp
Gatewood — Moenkedick
Kohlman — Zahnow
Henry — Koch
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
Editorial: Follow through on broadband pledge to Minnesota
Commentary: The 'new' Hillary Clinton
Commentary: Don't seize the raisins
Editorial: Stevens performed admirably in her role
April 14, 2015
Minnesota bills cool to tuition freeze
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislators are giving state-run colleges and universities a cool reception, but not the freeze they want. Bills written by majority House Republicans and Democrats who control the Senate offer some tuition relief, but neither provides an across-the-board freeze. Representatives...
news / state
April 14, 2015 - 11:05pm
April 13, 2015
College Baseball: Bemidji State, MSU-Mankato combine for 80 hits, 80 runs in doubleheader
BEMIDJI — After Minnesota State University-Mankato’s Eric Peterson stepped up and belted a leadoff home run off Bemidji State’s Terry Hadden, it should have been evident that this wasn’t an ordinary Saturday Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference afternoon doubleheader. That...
April 13, 2015 - 11:22pm
April 12, 2015
College Softball: Ridgewater bounces back, trounces Riverland
AUSTIN — Ridgewater got back on track Saturday a day after getting swept by Rochester, outscoring Riverland 33-6 in a MCAC Southern Division doubleheader. An eight-run first inning sparked an 18-3 win in the first game and a couple of home runs resulted in a 15-3 win in Game...
April 12, 2015 - 11:05pm
April 10, 2015
College Softball: Rochester cools off Warriors
ROCHESTER — Ashley Bunting bunted home the winning run in the bottom of the seventh of Game 2 of a doubleheader, and Rochester took both games from Ridgewater 6-2 and 6-5 on Friday. Ridgewater’s Erica Melbie had a home run and three RBIs in Game 2, and Heather Horning was 2-for-4...
April 10, 2015 - 11:49pm
College Baseball: Warriors swept by Tommies
ST. PAUL — Adam Prehn was 5-for-7 with a home run and two runs batted in on the afternoon, but the Ridgewater baseball team dropped a doubleheader to the St. Thomas junior varsity on Friday. Ridgewater lost 7-1 and 7-6 when the Tommies erased a three-run deficit with three runs...
April 10, 2015 - 11:48pm
April 9, 2015
Seven Kentucky players declare for NBA Draft
It took six months for Kentucky to lose its first basketball game during the 2014-15 season. Five days later, the Wildcats lost seven players from the roster to the NBA Draft. Devin Booker, Aaron Harrison, Andrew Harrison, Dakari Johnson, Trey Lyles, Willie Cauley-Stein and Karl-Anthony...
April 9, 2015 - 10:43pm
April 8, 2015
College Softball: Blistering-hot Warriors thump Bluejays
Heather Horning and Ellie Peterson picked up pitching victories as Ridgewater swept Minnesota West in a Wednesday doubleheader to run its winning...
April 8, 2015 - 11:44pm
April 7, 2015
College baseball: Warriors drop 2 to St. John’s JV
COLLEGEVILLE — The Ridgewater Warriors dropped both ends of a doubleheader to the St. John’s JV squad 2-1 and 5-2 on Tuesday. Jordan Thompson pitched six strong innings in the Game 1 loss, and Mitch Champagne had three hits on the day. “Jordan pitched extremely well today,”...
sports / Ridgewater
April 7, 2015 - 10:40pm
April 6, 2015
Gophers center Zahui B. declares for WNBA draft
MINNEAPOLIS — The University of Minnesota women’s basketball team was dealt a huge blow Monday when All-American center Amanda Zahui B. declared...
April 6, 2015 - 11:46pm
April 5, 2015
NCAA Women's Basketball: UConn, Notre Dame to play for national title
The Connecticut Huskies (37-1) and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish (36-2) will meet in Amelie Arena in Tampa, Florida, on Tuesday to determine the NCAA National Champion
April 5, 2015 - 11:39pm
College Softball: Warriors rough up NDSCS with hot bats
The Ridgewater softball team continued its torrid hitting on Saturday, roughing up the North Dakota State College of Science pitching staff in a sweep of a doubleheader at Ridgewater College
April 5, 2015 - 11:37pm
NCAA Men's Basketball: Title game pits vets vs. youths
Duke’s freshmen leaders are ready for the seasoned Wisconsin Badgers in today's NCAA National Championship game
April 5, 2015 - 11:28pm
April 4, 2015
Final Four: Wisconsin, Duke to play for title
Frank Kaminsky scored 20 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as the Wisconsin Badgers upset the previously undefeated Kentucky Wildcats 71-64 on Saturday to advance to the NCAA Tournament championship game
April 4, 2015 - 11:15pm
April 3, 2015
Pitino: ‘I am very happy at Minnesota’
Richard Pitino made sure to squash reports that he was linked to another job opening in a statement Friday that he is “very happy” at the University of Minnesota. The second-year Gophers basketball coach was a candidate for the Alabama head coaching position, according to ...
April 3, 2015 - 10:48pm
Apple Valley native Jones returns to place where his Final Four dream started
As soon as the clock turned to zeroes last Sunday, Tyus Jones looked for the first teammate he could celebrate with. And it was Justise Winslow,...
April 3, 2015 - 10:47pm