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Microsoft gains EU approval for $26 billon buy of LinkedIn
Up to 2,000 hogs lost in Kerkhoven barn fire
Kandiyohi County honored as MCIT County of the Year
Verizon to sell data centers to Equinix for $3.6 billion
OPEC oil output hits record high
Cards 3-0 after victory over Dassel-Cokato
Cardinal girls can't hold off Northern Lakes
Gophers slip past New Jersey team to go to 8-1
Becker hands Card girls first loss
Spurs make it 13-0 on road, take down Wolves
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Helen Marjorie Christenson
Ronald A. Olson
Luella O. Carlson
Janet L. Pearson
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
July 23, 2012
Parade in Cosmos, Minn.
July 23, 2012 - 12:00am
June 19, 2012
Look At This blog: Photos from June 17 storm and cleanup
June 19, 2012 - 9:42am
May 14, 2012
Cosmos, Minn., school building won't close
COSMOS -- Known as ACGC South Elementary, the school in Cosmos will no longer operate as an elementary school when classes end later this month. But the building will not close. It will continue to function as a vibrant part of the community and be a place of employment. For the...
May 14, 2012 - 12:00am
Gratitude for time spent in Cosmos, Minn., a common theme at school's farewell
COSMOS -- Former students, teachers and parents gathered Saturday in the Cosmos school gym where basketball games were played and homecoming...
May 14, 2012 - 12:00am
April 26, 2012
ACGC prepares for next year with one elementary building
COSMOS -- For the last time, the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School Board met Monday night in the library at the district's elementary school in...
April 26, 2012 - 12:00am
April 24, 2012
Cosmos, Minn., man killed Sunday morning in Renville County crash
OLIVIA -- A Cosmos man was pronounced dead late Sunday night at the scene of a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Renville County Roads 5 and 4, which is located approximately six miles south of Bird Island. According to Renville County Sheriff Scott Hable, responding officers...
April 24, 2012 - 6:36am
April 23, 2012
Cosmos, Minn., man killed in Renville County crash
Correction The story published on Wctrib.com Monday concerning an accident Sunday that caused the death of Lester A. Schultz, 79 of Cosmos contained an incorrect accident time. The time of accident at the intersection of Renville County Roads 5 and 4 was about 11:45 a.m. Sunday....
April 23, 2012 - 10:56am
March 27, 2012
ACGC may have buyer for Cosmos elementary school
COSMOS - Just one month after agreeing to move K-4 grade students out of their elementary school in Cosmos this fall, there's word there may be a buyer for the school building. A recommendation to the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School Board for a potential sale of ACGC South Elementary...
March 27, 2012 - 1:15pm
March 7, 2012
Letter: Thanks to Cosmos community
As a recently retired teacher of 24 years in the ACGC School District, 15 of those at South Elementary, and a resident of Atwater for 39 years, I mourn the loss of the ACGC South Elementary School. I am so thankful I had the distinct opportunity to be a part of such a wonderful school....
March 7, 2012 - 12:00am
February 27, 2012
ACGC board votes to move students from Cosmos, Minn., school
GROVE CITY -- Despite pleas from parents to keep the small school open, the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School Board on Monday voted 4-3 to stop using the elementary school in Cosmos this fall and instead house all K-4 grade students in the elementary school in Atwater. After the vote,...
February 27, 2012 - 10:30pm
ACGC board will vote tonight on use of Cosmos, Minn., elementary school
GROVE CITY -- A final vote is expected to be made tonight on whether nearly 60 elementary students will go to school in Cosmos or Atwater next year. For at least the last two years the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School Board has been analyzing the financial and educational effects...
February 27, 2012 - 12:00am
February 10, 2012
Area superintendents pleased to have 'No Child' waiver
WILLMAR -- A waiver from some of the requirements of federal education law was welcome news to public school superintendents in west central Minnesota, as well as across the state. Minnesota Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius called Thursday "a fresh start" for the state's...
February 10, 2012 - 12:00am
January 24, 2012
ACGC board will vote in February on future of Cosmos, Minn. school
GROVE CITY - A decision will be made next month on whether the elementary school in Cosmos will continue to be kept open, or if students will be moved to the district's other elementary school in Atwater. At their meeting Monday the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School board said the...
January 24, 2012 - 4:50pm
November 12, 2011
Regional autism program expands services in Cosmos, Minn.
An autism program operating in Cosmos that had primarily focused on teaching older students up to age 21 has now been expanded to include kindergarten...
November 12, 2011 - 2:53am
Dictionaries distributed at elementary schools in Cosmos, Atwater, Minn.
November 12, 2011 - 12:00am