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Stenehjem: 'Very likely' North Dakota will sue feds for cleanup costs
Video of Harrison Ford passenger plane incident released
Renville County to study office mergers
Public meeting slated Thursday on the Willmar Wye
With camp deadline hours away, Dakota Access Pipeline opponents move to higher ground
Hockey Olympian sisters tap Fighting Sioux logo designer for new apparel line
Girls Basketball: Cards streak by Alex
Blackhawks close in on first-place Wild with win in St. Paul
Boys Basketball: Montevideo overpowers YME
Boys Basketball: Dragons edge NLS
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Reader News: Diaper Bears for Hope Pregnancy Center
Howard J. Powers
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Willmar Commentary: America's predictable pension crisis
Harrop commentary: Trump has media crying ... all the way to the bank
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Therapy Dog Training
A group of volunteers and their dogs attend a weekend training so that they can qualify for becoming Therapy Dogs, at a session held on June...
June 22, 2010 - 6:01pm
May 6, 2010
County Humane Society brings low-cost animal vaccination to neighborhood outreach clinics
Brenda Valenzuela clutched Oscar, her mixed-breed puppy, as she waited in line Tuesday evening at the Humane Society of Kandiyohi County's neighborhood...
May 6, 2010 - 12:00am
April 22, 2010
Montevideo Council gives green light to motorcycle run
MONTEVIDEO -- City Council members in Montevideo gave the green light to a motorcycle run in the community this summer. The council action Monday welcomes 250 to 500 riders expected to participate in the American Legion Legacy Run on Aug. 22. Council members approved the request...
April 22, 2010 - 12:00am
April 6, 2010
More than 20 dogs to be put down in Grand Forks rabies case
More than 20 dogs likely will be euthanized this week, and about 15 people have been referred to their physicians after a rabid dog was brought to Grand Forks' Circle of Friends Humane Society, officials said Monday. State Veterinarian Susan Keller said the North Dakota Board of...
April 6, 2010 - 10:00am
March 13, 2010
Dogs protect their territory, no matter what
We are affected by what is happening in nature whether it is the increased hazards of driving during deer rut or the pleasure of watching the eagles when they stop on their annual migration for a few months. Some affects are good, others are not so much. We happen to be entering...
March 13, 2010 - 12:00am
March 8, 2010
Twins to announce new hot dogs for Target Field
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Twins will introduce the next generation of hot dogs for their fans today at the team's new outdoors stadium. Minnesota Twins fans learned last month that their Dome Dogs won't be following their favorite players from the Metrodome to Target Field. But...
March 8, 2010 - 10:35am
February 6, 2010
Watch dogs don't always know what to watch
hen a person lives in the country, they should expect an occasional intrusion into one's life from the local wildlife. A person does not have to like it, but they need to expect visits from the locals anyway. To prevent a downright invasion, we keep three dogs around. They are considered...
February 6, 2010 - 12:00am
January 4, 2010
Bitter cold of recent winter weather can put outdoor pets, horses at risk
WILLMAR -- The two dogs at a rural Kandiyohi County home had access to shelter and appeared to be healthy, but their drinking water had frozen...
January 4, 2010 - 12:00am
December 12, 2009
Hi kitty, kitty
December 12, 2009 - 12:00am
July 25, 2009
Life is not fair, even for the dogs
he dogs got excited when they saw me put a cooler in the back of the truck. It is a pain to always take a poodle and a Lab when we go to the farm, but it is hard to resist the sad eyes if a person were to close the truck without including them. My wife called Damon and Amanda to...
July 25, 2009 - 12:00am
June 27, 2009
Everyone needs a job, even dogs
have been told by several dog trainers, the biggest problem people have with a dog is the dog does not have a job. He may be a retriever with nothing to retrieve or a guard dog without something to guard. Teaching them to come, sit, and stay will be more difficult if the dog does...
June 27, 2009 - 12:00am
April 4, 2009
Proposed city ordinance would regulate dogs at restaurants
WILLMAR -- The Willmar City Council will consider an ordinance that would let dogs accompany persons into outdoor areas of food and beverage establishments. The council will take comments from the public during a hearing at 7:02 p.m. Monday in the chambers at the Municipal Utilities...
April 4, 2009 - 12:00am
February 26, 2009
Humane Society, businesses team up to give dogs a treat
At the Spicer Dairy Queen, a visit to the drive-up window means ice cream for the humans and a biscuit for any dog that happens to be riding along. It doesn't take long for the dogs to figure this out, said Michelle Ramsey, a Dairy Queen employee who often works the drive-up window. "We...
February 26, 2009 - 12:01am
February 18, 2009
Peterson opposed tax cuts
WILLMAR -- An emphasis on tax cuts over infrastructure led U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson to vote against the economic stimulus bill which President...
February 18, 2009 - 12:00am
February 9, 2009
Western Wis. woman seriously mauled by 4 dogs
TILDEN, Wis. (AP) -- A woman was mauled by four dogs as she was walking down the street in the western Wisconsin town of Tilden. The Chippewa County sheriff's department says 68-year-old Kathleen Benish was attacked Friday afternoon. Deputies say the dogs dragged her into a ditch...
February 9, 2009 - 6:00am