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February 10, 2018
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Randy, left, and Susie Czarnetzki pose for a photo Feb. 2 at the Willmar Civic Center while holding the olympic and paralympic mascots. They are serving as curling officials at the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea.
Love of curling leads to Olympics: Willmar couple officiate curling at Winter Olympics
February 10, 2018 - 6:20am
February 8, 2018
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The Glacial Ridge Curling Club's effort to build a $2.24 million dedicated curling facility near the Willmar Civic Center cleared a hurdle this week when the Willmar City Council gave permission for the city administrator and attorney to prepare a lease agreement. The club plans to build the facility, and the city will own it and lease it back.
Dream of new Willmar curling facility one step closer
February 8, 2018 - 9:15pm
February 7, 2018
Joel Johannsen stretches out as he releases his stone on Tuesday, Feb. 6, at the Bemidji Curling Club. Jordan Shearer / Forum News Service
Curling Capital U.S.A.: Olympics puts Bemidji signature sport in the spotlight
February 7, 2018 - 8:15pm
January 31, 2018
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The Glacial Ridge Curling Club is hoping to partner with the city of Willmar to build a stand-alone curling facility near the Willmar Civic Center. A dedicated curling venue would mean more ice time for curlers and more opportunities to bring large-scale curling events to Willmar.
Glacial Ridge Curling Club seeks green light for new ice
January 31, 2018 - 10:03pm
Nina Roth, center, the skip of the U.S. women's curling team, is charged with yelling instructions such as "Sweep!" and guiding the team's strategy.  Mark Felix for The Washington Post.
Think you could be an Olympic curler? Don't make these women laugh.
January 31, 2018 - 3:33pm
January 27, 2018
Duluth native Geving to curl in first Olympics
January 27, 2018 - 7:13pm
Olympic curler Tyler George of Duluth throws a rock while curling at the Duluth Curling Club Tuesday evening. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Rock bottom to rock solid: Four-time Olympian John Shuster within a stone's throw of another curling medal
January 27, 2018 - 7:07pm
January 26, 2018
Spicer's Josh Proehl slides a stone down the ice Jan. 9 during the New Year's Bonspiel at the Willmar Civic Center. Proehl and his teammates, pictured, will compete in the U.S. Junior National Curling Championships in Detroit starting Saturday. Jake Schultz / Tribune
Curling: Spicer duo ready for junior nationals
January 26, 2018 - 11:28pm
January 16, 2018
Ice curling at the Ardsley Curling Club in Dobbs Ferry, N.Y  (Coty Tarr/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
American curlers have heard your jokes about the sport. Their response: Try it.
January 16, 2018 - 11:12am
January 5, 2018
Curling: New Year Bonspiel underway
January 5, 2018 - 11:36pm
October 17, 2017
Ice curling at the Ardsley Curling Club in Dobbs Ferry, N.Y. (Coty Tarr/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Curlers upset with American Airlines after agent allegedly denies curling is a sport
October 17, 2017 - 1:33pm
September 9, 2016
January File Photo/Rand Middleton The Willmar Curling Club's idea to construct a dedicated curling facility in Willmar is one step closer with approval from the Willmar City Council for the city to begin negotiating with the club. The hope is such a facility will bring more curling events to Willmar, like the USA Curling Junior Nationals which took place in January.
Conversations for new curling club home continue between club, city of Willmar
September 9, 2016 - 11:50pm
August 4, 2016
The Midwest Curling Association is hoping to build a dedicated curling facility in Willmar, with help from the city. The dedicated ice could mean more opportunities for large curling events, such as the USA Curling Junior Nationals held in Willmar in January. (Rand Middleton / Tribune file photo)
City of Willmar, curling club consider partnership for new curling facility
August 4, 2016 - 11:35pm
January 24, 2016
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High Perfomance edge Maryland for Junior National curling title
January 24, 2016 - 8:55am
High Performance, the USA Curling Junior National club, went unbeaten at Willmar.play button
High Performance girls blank Minnesota II for national curling title
January 24, 2016 - 8:36am