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Franken rules out White House bid in 2020
Fox News crew 'watched in disbelief' as Montana's Greg Gianforte 'slammed' and 'punched' reporter
Opening eyes to danger on the road
Park Rapids woman serves up second helping of food stories with memoir
Celebrate 'National Wine Day' with themed cookies
Prep Softball: Gjerde does Saints' heavy lifting
Local Roundup: Area tennis players advance to 6A semifinals
Vikings still don't know if Bridgewater will ever play in NFL again
Twins' Hughes may not miss many games
Former Minnesota high school hockey star, current Penguins veteran Cullen playing Game 7 like it's his last
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
Memorial Day travel volume expected highest since 2005
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
David J. Peterson
Marilyn Ruth Rusthoven
Dr. Richard Clausen
Five startling things Betsy Devos told (or wouldn't tell) Congress
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Dionne: The wider Trump scandal
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Commentary: The genius of Roger Ailes
August 24, 2016
Hawk Creek Lutheran plans 'celebration' Sunday
SACRED HEART—Atop the ashes of its beloved church building, which burned down weeks ago from a lightning strike, the Hawk Creek Lutheran...
August 24, 2016 - 11:50pm
August 23, 2016
Hundreds gather in memory of 5-year-old Alayna Ertl
WATKINS—Hundreds of people, perhaps a thousand, attended a candlelight vigil Tuesday night in memory of 5-year-old Alayna Ertl. They...
August 23, 2016 - 11:16pm
August 22, 2016
10 tips to avoid summer sabotage of diet, exercise
In the Midwest, few things beat the warmth of the summer, but for some, the season can mean weight gain, poor sleep habits and infrequent workouts....
August 22, 2016 - 4:16pm
August 16, 2016
Imagination runs wild at playground design day
WILLMAR—Over 200 children shared their ideas and dreams Tuesday for a new playground planned to be built next year in Willmar. It was Design...
August 16, 2016 - 11:00pm
August 15, 2016
At home on the diamond: Litchfield family keeps playing ball despite tornado damage to house
LITCHFIELD—Scott Marquardt was at his daughter's softball game in Kimball when his garage was torn apart by a tornado last month. His wife,...
August 15, 2016 - 6:02pm
August 10, 2016
Poultry makes return to Kandiyohi County Fair
WILLMAR—Steamy weather early in the day didn't stop 4-H'ers on Wednesday from showing the hard work that they put into their poultry and...
August 10, 2016 - 8:29pm
Willmar’s destination playground planners want to hear from the kids
WILLMAR -- When it comes to designing the destination playground proposed for Willmar’s Robbins Island Park, playground planners are going...
August 10, 2016 - 4:37pm
August 9, 2016
Exhibits and vendors move in as the Kandiyohi County Fair prepares for kickoff
WILLMAR—Walking through the Kandiyohi County Fairgrounds, one could see the skeleton of what will be a full-fledged, jam-packed event in...
August 9, 2016 - 11:30pm
August 4, 2016
Historic New London train depot ready to depart
NEW LONDON—A train depot built in 1886 as a transportation landmark in New London will be moving again. This will be the second move for...
August 4, 2016 - 6:14pm
July 20, 2016
Kandiyohi County 4-H’ers gather to help those with developmental and intellectual disabilities
WILLMAR -- Different types of saddles, riding skills and a little bit of comedy were all on display during a local 4-H group’s horse demonstration...
July 20, 2016 - 11:55pm
July 5, 2016
Clara City citizens aim to raise $500K for new community pool
CLARA CITY—It's all about the difference between sinking or swimming in Clara City, where the direction is clear. A new grocery store will...
July 5, 2016 - 12:20am
July 3, 2016
Willmar turns out Saturday to show support after death of two boys
WILLMAR -- Willmar community members gathered Saturday in a walk to show solidarity with the city's Muslim community after the accidental death...
July 3, 2016 - 12:20pm
May 22, 2016
New ways to play soon available in several Willmar parks
WILLMAR — The children of Willmar will soon have brand new places to play, as the city has begun the installation of seven new playground...
May 22, 2016 - 11:25pm
May 20, 2016
New crew on board to launch 2016 season for Let’s Go Fishing
WILLMAR — As Twins fans know all too well, picking the right roster can mean everything. Joe Holm believes he has the winning combination...
May 20, 2016 - 11:02pm
April 21, 2016
Human Rights Commission needs to build community relationships
WILLMAR — Rachel Wexelbaum, a member of the Regional Human Rights Commission of St. Cloud and St. Joseph, said her counterparts in Willmar will need to decide for themselves what kind of organization they would like the Willmar Human Rights Commission to be, but communication and...
April 21, 2016 - 11:45pm