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MLB, players reach labor agreement
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
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Around our region published Nov. 30
Willmar Senior High announces first-term honor roll
Obama's latest shrug of the shoulders
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Ryan Joel Bakker
Marcinkowski - Harter
Bill & Evelyn Somerville
April 22, 2013
Boys Tennis: St. Cloud Cathedral clips Litchfield 4-3
SARTELL — St. Cloud Cathedral edged Litchfield 4-3 in a non-conference match Monday at Fitness Evolution behind three wins in singles. The Crusaders earned their fourth win after Matt Bowe outlasted Litchfield’s Andy Bohach 6-3, 6-2 at 1-singles. Litchfield’s Cody Rau won 6-4,...
April 22, 2013 - 11:39pm
April 16, 2013
Boys Tennis: Litchfield blanked by Hutchinson in opener
HUTCHINSON — The Tigers defended their home away from home Tuesday as Hutchinson blanked Litchfield 7-0 in a Wright County Conference match inside the heated McLeod County Fairgrounds. The Dragons were unable to win a set in their prolonged season opener. The closest they came...
April 16, 2013 - 11:37pm
March 25, 2013
Litchfield’s Kinny, Pater, Whitchurch named to All-Tournament team The Class AA boys basketball runner-up Litchfield Dragons had three players named to the All-Tournament team, seniors Zach Kinny, Riley Pater and Zach Whitchurch. In three games last week in Minneapolis, Kinny...
March 25, 2013 - 11:36pm
March 22, 2013
Boys basketball: Litchfield breezes into state finals
MINNEAPOLIS — Esko head coach Mike Devney wasn’t so sure his team had played a basketball game against Litchfield. To him, it seemed more...
March 22, 2013 - 11:23pm
March 21, 2013
Boys basketball: Dragons play Friday for trip to state finals
When Esko basketball player Kory Deadrick walks on a snow-covered sidewalk, he leaves a size 17-1/2 imprint. The impact the 6-foot-6 junior forward...
March 21, 2013 - 11:02pm
March 20, 2013
State Basketball: Dragons prevail in OT, play in semis Friday
MINNEAPOLIS — There’s something about Williams Arena to bring out the excitement of high-school basketball. The Barn was wasn’t full like...
March 20, 2013 - 9:24pm
March 18, 2013
Boys basketball: Litchfield calmly secures another reservation for state tournament
St. Cloud State’s Halenbeck Hall was bedlam Friday night in the closing minutes of the Section 6AA boys basketball championship game. The Melrose...
March 18, 2013 - 11:42pm
March 17, 2013
Boys basketball: Dragons to take on Redwood Valley in Class AA opener
Litchfield drew the No. 2 seed for the Class AA State Boys Basketball Tournament and will play Redwood Valley in the quarterfinals at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the University of Minnesota’s Williams Arena. The 24-5 Dragons, who defended their Section 6AA title Friday with a 73-59 win...
March 17, 2013 - 9:39pm
March 15, 2013
Boys basketball: Litchfield knocks off Melrose, heads to state
ST. CLOUD — The stunned looks on the faces of Melrose’s faithful at halftime spoke volumes. Wow. And not in a good way. Litchfield played...
March 15, 2013 - 11:14pm
March 13, 2013
Boys basketball: Dragons torch Wildcats to win South
COLLEGEVILLE — Any prospects for a late-game dogfight between Litchfield and New London-Spicer for the Section 6AA South Sub-Section championship...
March 13, 2013 - 11:53pm
March 11, 2013
Boys basketball: Litchfield cruises into 6AA-South final
COLLEGEVILLE — Litchfield cranked up its already impressive defense and made easy work of Eden Valley-Watkins in the Section 6AA South Sub-Section semifinals on Saturday at St. John’s University. Top-seeded Litchfield, 22-5, plays either New London-Spicer or Morris/Chokio-Alberta...
March 11, 2013 - 12:00am
March 7, 2013
Boys basketball: Dragons torch Bulldogs
LITCHFIELD — Alex Hendricks led Litchfield with 16 points and the Dragons defeated Paynesville 64-36 Thursday in the quarterfinals of the Section...
March 7, 2013 - 10:59pm
March 5, 2013
Girls basketball: Today's Section 6AA sub-section title games postponed
The Section 6AA-South girls basketball title game between Litchfield and New London-Spicer scheduled for 7:45 p.m. tonight at St. John's University has been postponed until tomorrow due to the inclement weather. The 6AA-North title contest between Staples-Motley and Sauk Centre has...
March 5, 2013 - 11:11am
March 4, 2013
Girls basketball: Litchfield-NLS to play for 6AA-South title today
COLLEGEVILLE — For the third time this season today at 7:45 p.m., the Litchfield Dragons and New London-Spicer Wildcats will duke it out on the basketball court. Even though the first two meetings had conference implications, tonight’s winner at St. John’s University will get...
March 4, 2013 - 11:38pm
February 17, 2013
Gymnastics: Willmar's Mottinger, Johnson vault to state tournament
WILLMAR — Cardinals freshman Hailey Mottinger and senior Cassandra Johnson placed 1-2 in the vault event to gain the Class A State Gymnastics...
February 17, 2013 - 11:56pm