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Runaway horse-drawn Christmas wagon ride near Willmar injures driver and passengers
Willmar School Board meets Monday
Man found dead under television at Minnesota home
Woman, five children rescued from Alexandria townhome fire
Truck hits State Patrol car, injuring trooper, then drives off
Blaze makes first appearance at CMCS pep rally
Bluejays take down LQPV on road
WarHawks hit hard early, fall to 'Jacks
Vikings look to climb back into playoff race
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'
'Prairie Angels' makes a timely arrival in Renville County
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Curtis Burr Accola
Gregory W. Johnson
Ruth V. Thayer
Frances A. King
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
May 6, 2013
Duane joins Fantastic Sam's
WILLMAR — Teri Feist, owner of Fantastic Sam’s of Willmar, announces that Jean Duane has joined Fantastic Sam’s in Willmar as a senior stylist. Duane brings with her 23 years of experience in the industry, specializing in men’s cuts, women’s razor...
May 6, 2013 - 5:23pm
October 21, 2010
Letter: Peterson is liberal pawn
On Nov. 2 we will determine the direction of our nation. Minnesota Congressional District 7 must take the lead by defeating a Nancy Pelosi pawn. Collin Peterson voted for the cap and trade bill which passed in the U.S. House of Representatives. If the cap and trade bill passes in...
October 21, 2010 - 12:00am
May 10, 2010
City Council nixes Double D Club liquor license renewal
WILLMAR -- The Willmar City Council has not renewed the liquor license for the Double D Club, 1312 Lakeland Dr.
May 10, 2010 - 12:00am
February 17, 2010
County Board takes action to make surveyor appointed position
WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners agreed Tuesday to eliminate the election of the county surveyor and instead make it an appointed position. In a unanimous vote of approval stating their "declaration of intentions," the commissioners agreed that the county's...
February 17, 2010 - 12:00am
September 14, 2009
Letter: A ploy by the county board?
In the Aug. 31 article in the West Central Tribune, "Time is running out, but... Residents question extension of sewer to Diamond", Gene Platt questionins why his inspected septic now fails, and Harlan Madsen's answer is that the county only certifies "as it was designed" Well, being...
September 14, 2009 - 12:00am
June 9, 2009
A 'multimillion-dollar' rain graces area farm fields
WILLMAR -- Just as the long dry spell -- and talk that compared this spring to the 1930s drought years -- was starting to make farmers edgy,...
June 9, 2009 - 12:00am
January 16, 2009
Letter: Diamond Lake sewer saga
Diamond Lake sewer saga again? First time around, the only votes that counted for accepting or rejecting the Green Lake sewer system were members of the Diamond Lake Association. Now we shore owners had our septics inspected mandatory! Mine didn't pass, however I have the original...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
November 15, 2008
Bengtson -- Damhof
Kandace Bengtson and Duane Damhof were united in marriage Oct. 4 in Roseland. The bride is the daughter of Tony and Deb Bengtson of Paynesville....
November 15, 2008 - 12:00am
October 28, 2008
Letter: The meltdown's real cause
Anybody who has paid attention to the financial debacle cannot escape the fact that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac set up the scenario that caused the financial markets to crash. Under the guidance of Democratic leadership, they loosened the requirements used to give out loans. Democrat...
October 28, 2008 - 12:00am
September 19, 2008
Road project reviewed
September 19, 2008 - 12:00am
September 17, 2008
Bengtson -- Damhof
Kandace Bengtson of Paynesville and Duane Damhof of Willmar are engaged to be married Oct. 4 at Roseland Reformed Church in Roseland. Bengtson is the daughter of Tony and Deb Bengtson of Paynesville. She graduated from Paynesville Area High School in 2002 and from Ridgewater College...
September 17, 2008 - 12:00am
April 5, 2008
Letter: This writer's vote is still no
I see Joel Gratz, ACGC School Board member, in the March 24 Public Forum, is starting their pitch for our dollars and many at that! The letter started, "What is price of ACGC cuts?" How fitting is the column to the left, American Opinion, on an open government. It states 75 percent...
April 5, 2008 - 12:00am
September 1, 2007
Big Stone agreement 'falls short,' says local opponent
MONTEVIDEO -- A newly announced agreement requiring the partners in the Big Stone II power project to greatly reduce mercury emissions and to offset carbon dioxide emissions has not allayed the concerns of a local group opposing the project. "It really falls short of where most residents...
September 1, 2007 - 12:00am