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Willmar School Board meets Monday
Man found dead under television at Minnesota home
Woman, five children rescued from Alexandria townhome fire
Truck hits State Patrol car, injuring trooper, then drives off
Willmar teen gets probation, community service for bomb threat
Blaze makes first appearance at CMCS pep rally
Bluejays take down LQPV on road
WarHawks hit hard early, fall to 'Jacks
Vikings look to climb back into playoff race
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'
'Prairie Angels' makes a timely arrival in Renville County
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Curtis Burr Accola
Gregory W. Johnson
Ruth V. Thayer
Frances A. King
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
December 2, 2016
Willmar man charged in connection with downtown home burglary
WILLMAR — A man was just going to sleep in his downtown Willmar home the night of Nov. 16 when he says he heard a rattle. Then a thud....
December 2, 2016 - 6:37am
December 1, 2016
Renville County haunted according to author of the paranormal
In his search for ghosts, Adrian Lee has ventured into the depths of a Lake Superior freighter on a three-dog night, sloshed through knee-deep...
December 1, 2016 - 7:00am
July 26, 2016
A slice of Granite Falls' history comes crumbling down
Workers with Veit & Company of Rogers are razing the Yellow Medicine Courthouse in Granite Falls. The demolition began Monday with the removal...
July 26, 2016 - 10:46am
June 20, 2016
Yellow Medicine County opens new justice center
GRANITE FALLS — It seemed like business as usual when court convened Monday in Yellow Medicine County, yet history was being made. For the...
June 20, 2016 - 11:29pm
May 31, 2016
Swift County hears space, building needs report
BENSON — A nine-month-long examination of Swift County’s existing government buildings and the current and future needs of the county has...
May 31, 2016 - 11:31pm
November 27, 2015
eService expands to area county courts
WILLMAR — Minnesota’s judicial system has been creating, shuffling and storing piles of paper ever since the first territorial court was called to order in Stillwater on Aug. 13, 1849. Come Dec. 7, those days are over in Swift and Meeker counties. One day later, the same will...
November 27, 2015 - 10:31pm
May 12, 2015
Yellow Medicine County awards bids for justice center
GRANITE FALLS — Bids to build a new justice center to replace the Yellow Medicine County Courthouse came in about 10 percent over budget. The...
May 12, 2015 - 11:07pm
March 24, 2015
Yellow Medicine County approves $5.7 million Justice Center
GRANITE FALLS — Yellow Medicine County is calling for bids to erect a justice center to replace its courthouse in Granite Falls. The County...
March 24, 2015 - 11:02pm
September 23, 2014
With architects on board, planning starts on $5.8 million justice center in Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS —Yellow Medicine County is taking its first steps toward replacing its courthouse building, originally built in 1889 and expanded in the 1970s. The County Board of Commissioners met Tuesday with the architects and construction manager for the project to begin planning...
September 23, 2014 - 11:27pm
May 28, 2014
YM County selects contractor for courthouse project
GRANITE FALLS — A path is starting to take shape towards building a new facility to replace and raze the 1889 courthouse and a 1970’s addition to it in Yellow Medicine County. The county board of commissioners selected the Contegrity Group Inc. of Little Falls to serve as general...
May 28, 2014 - 12:21am
May 13, 2014
Yellow Medicine County delays choice on general contractor for courthouse
GRANITE FALLS — Yellow Medicine County’s Board of Commissioners delayed selecting which of two firms to serve as general contractor for a...
May 13, 2014 - 11:12pm
April 8, 2014
Yellow Medicine moves on new courthouse
GRANITE FALLS — Yellow Medicine County is moving forward on its building needs by going back to where it left off. The county board of commissioners...
April 8, 2014 - 10:28pm
March 25, 2014
Yellow Medicine County favors building new courthouse
GRANITE FALLS — Yellow Medicine County is looking to build a new structure to replace its aged courthouse, rather than remodel it. The Yellow Medicine County Board of Commissioners voted 4-1 on Tuesday to direct staff to put together a proposal on how to move forward with building...
March 25, 2014 - 10:43pm
February 11, 2014
Commissioners look at second opinion on YM Co. building plans
GRANITE FALLS — Yellow Medicine County will pursue a second opinion before making a decision on whether to raze its original courthouse and build a new facility on the site for court services and a number of county offices. And no matter whether the county decides to build new...
February 11, 2014 - 11:33pm
January 29, 2014
Options grow, costs shrinking for replacement of courthouse in YM County
GRANITE FALLS — Options to solve the building and space needs for services now located in the Yellow Medicine County courthouse are getting more varied, and less costly. The Yellow Medicine County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday reviewed new proposals from Wold Architects, of...
January 29, 2014 - 11:49pm