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Defying Trump, Green Party pursues recounts in 3 U.S. states
Dakota Access 'fully committed' to completing pipeline using current route
Keeping jobs on the prairie: Clarkfield Outdoors defies odds with American-made apparel
U.S. court puts Obamacare case on hold until Trump takes office
Abe to become first Japanese PM to visit Pearl Harbor
Bluejays girls team dominates Hendricks
Pitino has Gophers poised to take 12-1 record into Big Ten play
Is Dozier blockbuster trade in the works?
Wild remain unconcerned with middling special teams
Timberwolves' bench playing Minnesota's best basketball
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
Dorothy M. Peterson
Luella O. Carlson
Harlow D. Skindelien
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
November 26, 2016
A united family, investigator keep putting pieces together
COSMOS — Five years after the death of Robert 'Bob' Verdon, his family remains committed to finding the answers to what happened and who...
November 26, 2016 - 7:39am
November 11, 2016
Man dies in crash northeast of Cosmos
A 49-year-old man died at the scene of a one-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon in Greenleaf Township. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office says...
November 11, 2016 - 10:35am
October 27, 2016
Three injured in crash northeast of Cosmos
COSMOS—Two vehicles collided in a rural intersection northeast of Cosmos Wednesday afternoon, sending both drivers and a passenger to...
October 27, 2016 - 11:11am
October 24, 2016
Authorities seek new tips in 5-year-old death investigation
OLIVIA — As the years have gone by, new leads about the death of 56-year-old Cosmos man Robert "Bob" Verdon have dwindled. Renville County...
October 24, 2016 - 10:00pm
May 23, 2016
Contact Kandiyohi Creating Entrepreneurial Opportunities students
Rural Renting: Nate Ackerman, Willmar senior, a website to help connect renters and landlords in Kandiyohi County, 320-894-3635; www.ruralrenting.orgChar...
May 23, 2016 - 11:15pm
Records published March 23
This is the records summary for March 23. Police imposter WILLMAR — A man on the 1400 block of 22nd Street Southwest reported around 1 a.m. Tuesday that a vehicle with blue flashing lights had attempted to pull him over while driving. Willmar Police later located the vehicle in...
March 23, 2016 - 12:00am
February 16, 2016
Records published Feb. 17
This is the records summary for Feb. 17. Juvenile trouble COSMOS — The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of juvenile trouble around 9:30 a.m. Friday at an address on North Saturn Street. One juvenile male was transported to Prairie Lakes Juvenile Detention Center...
February 16, 2016 - 11:55pm
January 26, 2016
Icy road a factor in rollover crash that injures two in Meeker County
Two people were injured Monday night in a rollover crash in Meeker County. The Minnesota State Patrol says Nicole L. Stand, 29, of Minneapolis, was driving westbound on Highway 7 near Cosmos when she lost control of her 2003 Chevrolet Tahoe on the icy highway. The vehicle went off...
January 26, 2016 - 9:42am
December 12, 2015
Video: Holiday Express on the move again today
The Santa Semi stopped at the Cosmos American Legion and was greeted by a large turnout to see not only St. Nick and his red-nosed reindeer but...
December 12, 2015 - 12:00am
November 24, 2015
UPDATE: Victim identified in crash near Cosmos
COSMOS - The State Patrol has identified the victim in a two-vehicle crash Monday near Cosmos. Paula L. Jorgenson, 49 , of Cosmos, died in the crash, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Jorgenson was driving a 2000 Volkswagen Jetta north on state Highway 4 when her vehicle...
November 24, 2015 - 8:00am
November 23, 2015
One person dies in crash near Cosmos
COSMOS — One person was killed and two were injured in a head-on crash Monday morning on state Highway 4 north of Cosmos. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a 2000 Volkswagen Jetta was going north on Highway 4, crossed the centerline and collided with a 1999 Ford Super Duty...
November 23, 2015 - 11:48pm
Crash near Cosmos kills one and injures two
COSMOS - One person was killed and two were injured in a head-on crash this morning on state Highway 4 north of Cosmos. According to the State Patrol a 2000 Volkswagon Jetta was going north on Highway 4, crossed the centerline and collided with a 1999 Ford Super Duty pickup that...
November 23, 2015 - 7:51am
August 13, 2015
Coming to a galaxy not far away
David Henning of Henning Excavating at New Germany extends a storm-drain trench on Wednesday at the new Casey’s General Store in Cosmos at...
August 13, 2015 - 12:00am
August 1, 2015
Parents at ACGC put focus on technology
GROVE CITY — Technology and social media were at the forefront of discussion this week when the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School Board conducted a retreat to discuss online surveys of parents in the district. Superintendent Sherri Broderius said many parents want students to have...
August 1, 2015 - 12:14am
June 26, 2015
ACGC junior, senior high students to start 15 minutes earlier
GROVE CITY — Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City junior and senior high students will start their school day 15 minutes earlier next year, a decision made Monday by the ACGC School Board to provide the older students with more instruction time. The school board voted 6-1 to change morning...
June 26, 2015 - 12:09am