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Minnesota city police say they shot armed man on disc golf course
Officer asks 16-year-old robbery suspect if he knows person in surveillance photo. 'That's me,' he says, then gets arrested
Man who shot, wounded officer while on 6-day meth binge gets 20 years
Walmart to ban woman who told customer to 'go back to Mexico,' called another the n-word
Charges: Worker secretly recorded women in bathroom of Minnesota restaurant
NFL eases celebration rules. One player already planning a TD party
Murphy: Michael Floyd the fresh face of old news at Vikings camp
Twins tighten grip on first place, sweep Orioles
WCT Sports Show: Softball playoff predictions
WCT Sports Show: BOLD, NLS among baseball hopefuls
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
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
Vinyls unveiled for traffic signal boxes in Willmar
Marilyn Ruth Rusthoven
Dr. Richard Clausen
Alpha G. Finden
Parents of slain DNC staffer: Stop politicizing our son's murder
Port: Democrats already running campaign commercials on behalf of Heidi Heitkamp
Harrop: 'Bro Culture' companies may do poorly by being bad
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Midwest Opinion: Local youth sports can help fight drug abuse
February 7, 2017
Women in Ag Network's annual conference coming Feb. 16 in Willmar
WILLMAR — With the current shaky farm economy likely to continue and a need for information to help make good business decisions, a growing...
February 7, 2017 - 4:31pm
August 10, 2015
Dayton shares ideas at sex offender conference
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton attended a conference Monday to begin talks on fixing flaws in the state’s residential sex offender program, which has been deemed unconstitutional by a federal judge. Dayton proposed two possible efforts: implementing regular biennial assessments...
August 10, 2015 - 11:27pm
May 27, 2015
Ridgewater to host manufacturing conference
WILLMAR — Ridgewater College will be host a State of Manufacturing conference Wednesday afternoon on the Willmar campus to discuss issues the industry faces The conference will be from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. in the campus student center. The conference is open to manufacturers and...
May 27, 2015 - 11:36pm
April 9, 2015
Conference on children with disabilities slated for April 18 in Willmar
WILLMAR — U-Empowered, a regional conference for parents and caregivers of children with disabilities, will be April 18 at Evangelical Free Church in Willmar. The event is from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. April 18 and will feature a keynote educational presentation, breakout sessions...
April 9, 2015 - 11:00pm
October 8, 2014
Willmar to host national speaker on aging, dementia
WILLMAR — A packed house is expected this coming week when a nationally recognized speaker visits Willmar to talk about a serious and urgent topic: caring for the rising number of older adults with Alzheimer’s disease and related forms of dementia. Speaker Teepa Snow will give...
October 8, 2014 - 11:31pm
April 7, 2014
Labor shortage will be topic of conference
WILLMAR — Finding people for jobs that are available in Kandiyohi County will be theme of conference Thursday “To put it bluntly, we have lots and lots of jobs here in the Willmar area!” Mary Warszynski, Employment Plus general manager, wrote in a news release announcing the...
April 7, 2014 - 11:31pm
March 11, 2014
State Habitat for Humanity conference begins Thursday
WILLMAR — Representatives from 25 of 32 Minnesota Habitat for Humanity affiliates will receive updates on best practices, volunteer management and communications among other topics at the annual Minnesota Habitat for Humanity conference Thursday and Friday in Willmar. A state Habitat...
March 11, 2014 - 10:49pm
November 17, 2012
Parents need to warn children about potential dangers of social media
WILLMAR -- It's OK for parents to set limits on how much their teenagers use technology. For instance, phones can be turned off at 10 p.m. or kept out of bedrooms.
November 17, 2012 - 12:00am
September 5, 2012
Video: Temple Grandin at Animal Science Conference
Temple Grandin speaks as the keynote speaker Wednesday on the topic of "The World Needs all Kinds of Minds" during the animal science conference...
September 5, 2012 - 5:28pm
August 21, 2012
Temple Grandin to headline animal science conference next month in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- World renowned animal welfare expert Temple Grandin is scheduled to be the keynote speaker at the Animal Science Conference and Venture...
August 21, 2012 - 12:00am
December 6, 2011
Prep Sports: MSHSL places Melrose in West Central Conference
BROOKLYN CENTER -- Action taken last Thursday at the Minnesota State High School League Board of Directors meeting including placing Melrose in the West Central Conference. The Dutchmen were without a league after the West Central North voted to disband after the 2011-12 school year. With...
December 6, 2011 - 12:24am
September 10, 2011
Cardinals fall to Brainerd
BRAINERD -- Some things don't change. Year in and year out Brainerd is big, physical and deep -- too much for most of their Central Lakes foes, including Willmar. The Blue Wave washed over the outnumbered Cardinals 31-7 on Friday night at Adamson Field. Willmar has good numbers...
September 10, 2011 - 1:33am
March 22, 2011
Big Ten on ice may be coming soon
By Dave Campbell, AP Sports Writer MINNEAPOLIS -- Michigan, Michigan State, Minnesota, Ohio State, Penn State and Wisconsin: This is the Big...
March 22, 2011 - 12:00am
January 8, 2011
Sustainable ag conference planned in February
FARGO, N.D. -- The Northern Plains Sustainable Ag Society will open its 32nd annual winter conference at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 3 at the Ramada Plaza Suites in Fargo with a marketing discussion that is free and open to the public. The conference theme is "Sustainability in a Changing World."...
January 8, 2011 - 12:00am
ND, MN farmers gathering for grains conference
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) -- Hundreds of farmers from North Dakota and Minnesota are gathering in Grand Forks for a two-day conference. The annual Prairie Grains Conference is set up by six farm-related groups, including the North Dakota Grain Growers Association and the Minnesota Association...
December 8, 2010 - 10:40am