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Contract awarded for Peach Creek diversion
Veteran’s issues topic for town hall meeting Tuesday in Willmar
Watkins man charged with beating woman with baseball bat
Citizens’ group asks Benson Schools to reconsider decision to close pool
City takes over fuel sales at Willmar Airport
NWL Baseball: Bucks score four in 10th to best Stingers
Heat was on for Foot Lake 4
WNBA: Sparks put emphatic end to Lynx’ record win streak
Area Baseball: SH/M Legion splits two games at tourney
MLB: Yankees hand Twins 50th loss
Chippewa County Fair featuring two big bands in one night
Pioneer Public TV announces local PBS Kids Writers contest winners
Willmar woman to audition for 'The Voice'
Netflix price hikes could lead to customers bailing
Review: Hats off to 'Mary Poppins'
Here are the Willmar Fests Ambassador nominees
Willmar Fests Grande Day Parade
KMS Marching Saints: honoring "The Greatest Generation"
Cardettes final tune-up for Fests parade
Willmar Fests Kiddie Parade marches on
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Perry H. Smith
Larry D. Ellingson
Lois (Rheingans) Aasland
Edgar B. Zimmerman
Orrian W. Syverson
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Midwest Opinion: Great Lakes diversion deal is a good outcome
Commentary: The risk factor of Donald Trump
Commentary: Trump's pivot to Damascus
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
November 4, 2011
Letter: Putting students first
Please put students first in Willmar by voting yes on the levy. Your vote is important to the future of our kids and our community. The small group in opposition to this levy misnames themselves "StudentsFirst." Their agenda will sacrifice Willmar students to make a point against...
opinion / letters / education
November 4, 2011 - 12:00am
Letter: A great help in emergencies
I just saw the news article Oct. 3 about the grant for a new utility task vehicle. What a wonderful addition for Willmar area emergency services. When I had my near-fatal heart attack in 2006, a rural Wisconsin volunteer fire department used a similar vehicle to save my life and...
opinion / letters
October 4, 2011 - 12:00am
November 16, 2010
Police back NDSU football coach Craig Bohl as traffic safety pitch man, despite long speeding record
News / sports / state / college
November 16, 2010 - 10:04am
August 13, 2010
Atwater Speedway to hold Craig Hartman Memorial Kart Race
The Atwater Karting Speedway will be sponsoring the Craig Hartman Memorial Kart Race Aug. 20 with races beginning at 7 p.m. Hartman was an original founding board member of the non-profit organization. He was killed in an automobile accident in January. Admission is free. For more...
August 13, 2010 - 12:00am
January 11, 2010
Willmar man dies as result of injuries suffered in accident
KERKHOVEN -- A Willmar man who was injured in an accident Thursday near Kerkhoven has died. Craig W. Hartman, 53, of Willmar, was critically injured Thursday morning in a two-vehicle, head-on crash east of Kerkhoven. Hartman died Friday morning at the St. Cloud Hospital. According...
News / local
January 11, 2010 - 12:00am
January 10, 2010
Willmar man dies as result of Thursday accident
KERKHOVEN -- A Willmar man who was injured in an accident Thursday near Kerkhoven has died. Craig W. Hartman, 53, of Willmar, died Friday at the St. Cloud Hospital, according to the State Patrol. The death was the result of injuries Hartman sustained in a two-vehicle, head-on crash...
News / local
January 10, 2010 - 8:03am
January 8, 2010
Willmar man in critical condition after Kerkhoven crash
KERKHOVEN -- Craig W. Hartman, 53, of Willmar, is in critical condition at St. Cloud Hospital as a result of injuries sustained in a two-vehicle,...
News / region
January 8, 2010 - 10:27am
September 19, 2009
Letter: Clouding the voices of reason
A recent letter to this paper is a great illustration of what is wrong in the debate over health care. Victor Young's comments serve only to divert attention from the real issues that should be addressed. To say our system is the best in the world ignores the credible ranking of...
opinion / letters
September 19, 2009 - 12:00am
April 25, 2009
Letter: Hypocrisy of the Tea Parties
In response to a letter published claiming success of the recent tea parties and the author's complaint of lack of coverage, I think it's important to offer an opposing view.
opinion / letters
April 25, 2009 - 12:00am
January 3, 2009
Larson -- Hanson
Jennifer Larson and Craig Curtis Hanson, both of Willmar, are engaged to be married today at United Methodist Church in Willmar. Larson is the...
January 3, 2009 - 12:00am
October 7, 2008
Officials in Kandiyohi are seeking approval from Willmar City Council to connect treatment system to city's Willmar's system
WILLMAR -- The Willmar City Council has given the City of Kandiyohi approval to research the feasibility of connecting Kandiyohi to Willmar's wastewater treatment system. The council Monday night approved the concept of system-sharing while encouraging Kandiyohi to continue researching...
October 7, 2008 - 12:00am