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Police capture gunman who shot and killed five at Washington state mall
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Rising above the fire
In Trump/Clinton face-off on Monday, winning over women will be key
Records summary for Sept. 24
NLS turns back Crusaders
Prep Football: Minneota edges 'Jacks in OT
Roundup: Ridgewater recovers from deficit to head off national champs
Second-half stumbles derail Willmar
WCT Sports Show: Willmar and Morris volleyball play crucial matches; Willmar girls cross country rolls
Brad Pitt expresses sadness over divorce filing
Angelina Jolie files for divorce from Brad Pitt
Ticket prices for Prince tribute concert start at $19.99
Mikko Cowdery, QuadraFeelyAxs performing this weekend in Willmar
19th annual Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! festival to be held this weekend
Simplified French onion soup recipe perfect for home cooks
Likely world record elk shot by Montana archer
As baby leaves go gender-neutral, dads get time off
Choosing stronger sunscreen would reduce women's melanoma risk
Organic oats make these Monster Cookies scary good
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
Don E. Miller
Jozy Lyn Saterbak
Pauline M. Chambers
Thomas: Just more terror, more denials
Harrop: Could Britain Become the Fourth Amigo?
Deepen Charleston's port, and the big ships will come
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Commentary: Table is set for special session
May 17, 2010
Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners meets Tuesday
WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County Commissioners will open bids at 10 a.m. Tuesday for a project to install a low pressure wastewater collection system around Diamond Lake.
May 17, 2010 - 12:00am
Kandiyohi County Board scheduled to meet Tuesday
WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County Commissioners will meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Health and Human Services building for their regular business meeting. At 10 a.m.
April 17, 2010 - 12:00am
April 5, 2010
Kandiyohi County Board meets Tuesday
WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Health and Human Services building for the regular business meeting. Items on the agenda include bid letting for highway projects, a public hearing on County Ditch 23A, an update on 2010 valuation...
April 5, 2010 - 12:00am
February 18, 2010
Investigation: Claims against Meeker County Commissioners are 'unfounded'
LITCHFIELD -- An investigation by an outside agency has concluded that accusations of assault and harassment made against two Meeker County Commissioners are unfounded. There will be no charges filed against Commissioners Amy Wilde of Dassel and Wally Strand of Kimball, according...
February 18, 2010 - 1:38pm
February 3, 2010
County Board debates possibility of surveyor becoming an appointed position over elected one
WILLMAR -- Starting next year, Kandiyohi County residents may not be electing their surveyor. Instead, the individual would be appointed by the five-member County Board of Commissioners. Kandiyohi County is one of just five counties in the state that still elects the surveyor. "We're...
February 3, 2010 - 12:00am
December 12, 2009
County commissioners to hold last meeting of 2009 next week
WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners will hold its final meeting of the year Tuesday. The regular business meeting begins at 10 a.m. and is held on the second floor of the Health and Human Services Building, located at 2200 23rd St. N.E. in Willmar. Items on the...
December 12, 2009 - 12:00am
November 28, 2009
Kandiyohi County's new rescue squad building getting rave reviews; public open house is scheduled Monday
WILLMAR -- After spending more than 35 years in a building that was leaky, dirty and lacked basic amenities, the Kandiyohi County Rescue Squad...
November 28, 2009 - 12:00am
November 14, 2009
Kandiyohi County Board holds public hearing on animal ordinance Tuesday
WILLMAR -- A public hearing on a proposed animal ordinance will be held Tuesday during the regular meeting of the Kandiyohi County Commissioners. The ordinance will address dangerous animals, animals running at large and prohibited animals. The hearing begins at 10:15 a.m. Other...
November 14, 2009 - 12:00am
October 3, 2009
Kandiyohi County Board will discuss applying for federal stimulus funding
WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County Commissioners will discuss whether to apply for a federal stimulus program at their meeting Tuesday, which beings at 10 a.m.
October 3, 2009 - 12:00am
September 14, 2009
2010 Kandiyohi County levy will be certified Tuesday
WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County Commissioners will certify the 2010 levy at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Health and Human Services building. The proposed levy is $28,161,200.
September 14, 2009 - 11:01am
Letter: A ploy by the county board?
In the Aug. 31 article in the West Central Tribune, "Time is running out, but... Residents question extension of sewer to Diamond", Gene Platt questionins why his inspected septic now fails, and Harlan Madsen's answer is that the county only certifies "as it was designed" Well, being...
September 14, 2009 - 12:00am
September 12, 2009
Letter: Catering to Green Lake?
I wonder why the roads on Green Lake are always kept up, new curb, trees, fine roads. Any other lake around has broken potholed roads. I wonder why the eight-inch main sewer pipe is being run six to seven miles out of the way, when there is an eight-inch forced main on Green Lake...
September 12, 2009 - 12:00am
Letter: Diamond Lake says no to sewer
Two years of dragging it along and the commissioners now say a deadline of Oct. 2010! If they would have said upgrade your septics back then, most would be completed. So many false rumors, one is the sewer system will clean the lake and we need it now. That's false but there never...
September 12, 2009 - 12:00am
September 10, 2009
Officials have good reviews for road work around county
WILLMAR -- A tour of the 2009 Kandiyohi County road projects generated good reviews on Wednesday. "They do nice work," said Kandiyohi County...
September 10, 2009 - 12:00am
September 2, 2009
Kids caught TP'ing face up to $300 fine
WILLMAR -- By this weekend, kids caught draping trees with toilet paper against the wishes of the homeowner could be cited with a petty misdemeanor...
September 2, 2009 - 12:00am