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Chili fest begins Willmar Area Food Shelf’s month-long fundraiser
ACGC to start school before Labor Day
Retreat update, hearings on street work and utility rates on Willmar City Council agenda
Graves’ plane flying too low in final seconds, NTSB finds in early report
MnSCU backs Ridgewater president after faculty vote of no confidence
State Wrestling: NLS' Austvold, BOLD's Garcia take home gold
Prep Wrestling: Area has 10 entrants reach state semifinals
Girls Basketball: Cardinals win regular-season finale
Return of Garnett brings flashbacks
Butler, Bulls fight off Timberwolves
Star Trek's 'Mr. Spock,' Leonard Nimoy, dies at 83
REVIEW: Barn’s ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ offers up a rousing good time
'Little Shop of Horrors' in full swing at The Barn
Smith triumphs with four Grammy wins, Beck gets best album
Odell "Red" Orland Reiten
Margie G. Bomstad
Kids and books in the kitchen
February/March edition of Live it! Magazine is now available online
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Lund — Willenbring
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
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Letter: Baker isn’t what he claims
January 27, 2015
A warm winter
Water tumbles over rocks in Stony Brook at Fritz Loven Park in Lake Shore Tuesday afternoon. Above-normal temperatures have left many rivers and creeks running without an ice cover in northern Minnesota.
news / state
January 27, 2015 - 11:50pm
Anderson wins Eagle Creek match play championship
WILLMAR -- Danny Anderson is known as the best golfer at Eagle Creek never to win the Match Play Tournament. Until now. Anderson held on to check two-time defending champion Andy Jacobson on the first playoff hole. "I did to him what he usually does to me -- make the big putts,"...
August 27, 2012 - 12:00am
June 4, 2012
New project of Willmar, Minn., shelter focuses on need for pet ID tags
WILLMAR -- Pets with ID tags are more likely to be reunited with their owners -- and reunited sooner -- if they're ever lost. It's a message...
news / local
June 4, 2012 - 12:00am
April 12, 2012
Watson: Dry Weather Creek ... by the numbers
1910 the year Albert Angrimson began farming in Chippewa County 1917 Agnes & Edward Erickson took over the farm and a tornado whisked the barn away 1918 built a new barn 2003 Mark & Cindy Lange launched Dry Weather Creek 2009 Eric Lange took over
April 12, 2012 - 2:59pm
Watson: Dry Weather Creek mills its own
When Albert Angrimson began farming this land in western Chippewa County in 1910, just about every community had its own mill to grind wheat to flour. Today, the mill is on the farm and it is the fourth generation of the family responsible for raising the wheat. Just like more than...
April 12, 2012 - 2:53pm
February 20, 2012
Local Humane Society seeks support at Save Our Tails fundraiser Friday in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- Bobbie Bauman thinks the two small dogs were abandoned somewhere on First Street Northeast, near KWLM Radio on Foot Lake at the edge...
news / local
February 20, 2012 - 12:00am
January 2, 2012
Humane Society to give 'state of the shelter' report this week
WILLMAR -- A "state of the shelter" report will be given at the annual meeting this week of the Humane Society of Kandiyohi and Meeker Counties. The...
news / local
January 2, 2012 - 12:00am
September 21, 2011
Eagle Creek senior tournament Sept. 30
Eagle Creek Golf Club's senior golf tournament is Friday, Sept. 30, beginning with a shotgun start at 11 a.m. Members and non-members are welcome to compete in the 18-hole tournament, which is open to golfers age 50 and older. Flight assignments will be based on handicap and age. Cost...
September 21, 2011 - 12:09am
September 19, 2011
Crater Cup to feature 8-inch cups
The 2011 Crater Cup Classic at Hawk Creek Golf Club is a new tournament with a new twist: 8-inch cups. The four-person, 18-hole scramble begins with a noon shotgun start on Sunday, Sept. 25. Instead of the standard 4-1/2 inch cups, 8-inch cups will be used on the greens. The entry...
September 19, 2011 - 12:14am
August 29, 2011
Jacobson completes Eagle Creek 'grand slam'
WILLMAR -- Defending champion Andy Jacobson held off a bid by first-time finalist Pete Hannig to win the Eagle Creek Golf Club Match-Play Men's Championship on Sunday. The win gives Jacobson a sweep of the Eagle Creek 2011 first-place hardware: Early Bird, Lakeland, club stroke play...
August 29, 2011 - 12:00am
August 23, 2011
Hinrichs, Armstrong, Boelter win titles at Hawk Creek Country Club
RAYMOND -- Dave Hinrichs won his third Hawk Creek County Club men's club championship on Saturday, shooting 77-33-110. Three players tied for second at 112, including defending champion Zach Gerdes.
August 23, 2011 - 1:03am
August 18, 2011
Hawk Creek club tourney is on Saturday
The Hawk Creek Club Tournament at Raymond begins teeing off at 8 a.m. on Saturday. The Men's Championship Flight is 27 holes; Men's A (11-19 handicaps) and B Flights (20 & above handicaps); Men's Senior (65+) Flight and Women's Flight are all 18 holes. The $10 entry fee includes...
August 18, 2011 - 12:10am
July 29, 2011
Gorans' 62 ties course record at Eagle Creek
WILLMAR -- With a walk-off birdie on No. 9, Matt Gorans put the exclamation mark on a record-tying round of 62 at the Eagle Creek Golf Club on Tuesday. The round of perfection concluded with a 29 on the front nine. "Not in my wildest dreams ...," said the 35-year-old turkey farmer,...
July 29, 2011 - 12:00am
Smith Open for hockey Aug. 6 at Eagle Creek
The five-person Smith Open scramble to raise money for the Willmar hockey programs will be held Aug. 6 at Eagle Creek. Registration opens at noon with a 1 p.m. shotgun. The entry fee of $350 per team or $70 per person, which includes dinner and prizes. Pre-registration is encouraged...
July 29, 2011 - 12:00am