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New master plan addresses maintenance, repair issues at historic Willmar City Auditorium
Video: Bunnies and Chicks Featured at Library
RNs in midst of contract talks urge Willmar's Rice hospital to invest in its nurses
Master plan outlines upgrades to extend life of City Auditorium
Bluegrass Proteins acquires Dawson plant, begins hiring workers
NHL Playoffs: Minnesota’s net still belongs to Bryzgalov
Prep Softball: Tribune area previews
NFL: 49ers put Kaepernick contract talks on hold
College Athletics: Foss, Fragodt honored as UMAC’s top scholar-athletes
The Insider: More Boston Marathon entrants from area listed
Stephen Colbert named to takeover 'Late Show' on CBS
4-part harmony on stage Saturday at WEAC in Willmar, Minn.
Bemidji featured as FX posts first seven minutes of 'Fargo' series
Mickey Rooney, versatile actor and master showman, dies At 93
David Letterman to retire from CBS 'Late Show' In 2015
Family Dollar to cuts jobs, plans to close about 350 stores
Green Mill reopens after extensive remodel
BlackBerry severs sales ties with T-Mobile
Nominatinations sought for B2B’s ‘5 Over 40’ issue in west central Minnesota
GlenOaks expands services offered at Village Apartments in New London
Michael W. Pelkey
Lenore Yvonne (Hennessy) Nissen
Althea Mae Freitag
For area Magic: The Gathering fans, it’s more than just a game
Twitter rolls out new look to user profile pages
Motorcycle safety: Training key to saving lives this riding season
Valle — Steinhaus
Monson — Wetterling
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
Letter: Bill won’t end bullying
Editorial: Underage drinking is always dangerous
Editorial: Boston responds through strength, to reclaim it's
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
December 30, 2011
Noted Willmar physician dies at age 81
WILLMAR -- Dr. Donald Mattson, a longtime Willmar physician who also did extensive missionary and volunteer work, died Thursday at Bethesda Pleasant View Home in Willmar. He was 81. Mattson spent four decades in medicine. He worked at a medical mission in Korea in the late 1950s...
news / local
December 30, 2011 - 12:00am
February 9, 2009
Olivia Police Chief Davern's death is announced
Updated 8:50 a.m. Olivia Police Chief Donald Davern died unexpectedly Sunday. Davern's death was announced in a news release early Monday...
news / region
February 9, 2009 - 8:00am
December 19, 2008
St. Cloud man gets prison time for knifepoint robbery in Willmar
WILLMAR -- Devin Delbert Donald Blom, 21, of St. Cloud and formerly of Cosmos, was sentenced Thursday to 75 months in prison and ordered to pay $11,868 in restitution on a first-degree burglary charge for the July 8 robbery of a man at his rural Willmar home. As part of a plea agreement...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
October 30, 2008
Letter: A growing trade imbalance
Made in China. Made in China. Made in China. While making my daily stroll in the Kandi Mall, I noticed the busy-bee preparation for the grand opening of a local business enterprise. I made a quick assessment of the 500 or so boxes loaded with merchandise ready for the new display...
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am
October 23, 2008
Letter: Slieter is excellent judge
Judge Randall J. Slieter is one of the finest judges I have known in my 36 years as a trial lawyer in west central Minnesota. I encourage everyone to vote for Judge Slieter. He has proven, through 14 years of experience, to be an excellent judge.
October 23, 2008 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Former Cosmos resident pleads guilty to one count for knifepoint robbery in rural Willmar
WILLMAR -- Devin Delbert Donald Blom, 21, of St. Cloud and formerly of Cosmos, pleaded guilty Thursday to first-degree burglary charge for the July 8 robbery of a man at his rural Willmar home. As part of a plea agreement reached in Kandiyohi County District Court, five other felony...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
October 7, 2008
Community banks still safe
In these times of financial crisis and billion-dollar rescue plans, there's one financial institution that you can still count on -- your independently owned community bank. Economic conditions and business cycles constantly change, but independent community banks have proven to...
letters / community
October 7, 2008 - 12:00am
September 19, 2008
St. Cloud man faces charges for alleged knifepoint robbery
WILLMAR -- Devin Delbert Donald Blom, 21, of St. Cloud and formerly of Cosmos, made his first appearance Thursday in Kandiyohi County District Court on multiple felony charges for allegedly robbing a man at knifepoint in his home near Willmar. Unconditional bail was set at $100,000....
news / local
September 19, 2008 - 12:00am