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April 17, 2016
Spotting an eagle something to crow about
Tribune photographer Rand Middleton doesn’t golf but he “shot an eagle” minutes after leaving the Willmar-Litchfield boys golf invitational...
April 17, 2016 - 10:44pm
October 2, 2015
Cartoon by Steve Benson
October 2, 2015 - 12:00am
July 15, 2014
High waters across the board: Some Kandiyohi County lakes set records
WILLMAR — June rains swelled lakes in Kandiyohi County to new record levels. In some cases, the waters were so high that those reading the...
July 15, 2014 - 10:25pm
August 27, 2012
Bids for Eagle Lake road near Willmar, Minn. will be opened Tuesday
WILLMAR - The Kandiyohi County Commissioners will open bids at 9 a.m. tomorrow for a $3 million project to revamp County Road 9 on the east side of Eagle Lake. The project was supposed to have already been underway but it was delayed because of a snag regarding transfer of ownership...
August 27, 2012 - 1:48pm
Anderson wins Eagle Creek match play championship
WILLMAR -- Danny Anderson is known as the best golfer at Eagle Creek never to win the Match Play Tournament. Until now. Anderson held on to...
August 27, 2012 - 12:00am
July 18, 2012
Kandiyohi County, Minn., hits snag with Eagle Lake road project
WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County Highway Department wanted to start work this summer on the reconstruction of a busy rural highway on the east side of Eagle Lake. But there's been a snag. The necessary clearance that will allow part of County State-Aid Highway 9 to be rerouted through...
July 18, 2012 - 12:00am
July 17, 2012
Willmar, Minn., man, 56, dies after being electrocuted
WILLMAR -- A 56-year-old Willmar man was electrocuted Sunday while working on the boat lift at his Eagle Lake home in the 3900 block of North Eagle Road. According to a release from the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office, Brian Van Engen was moving his boat lift when it came into...
July 17, 2012 - 12:00am
July 16, 2012
Eagle Lake man dies by electrocution Sunday while working on boat lift
WILLMAR -- A 56-year-old Eagle Lake man was electrocuted Sunday evening while working on his boat lift at his home in the 3900 block of North Eagle Road. According to a release from the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Department, Brian Van Engen was moving his boat lift when it came into...
July 16, 2012 - 2:57pm
March 24, 2012
Bon voyage to Mikkelson Collection (video)
WILLMAR -- This is straight from the category of "you don't know what you've got until it's gone." For Willmar, it soon will be gone: A three-day...
March 24, 2012 - 9:00am
October 20, 2011
Public hearing is tonight on Eagle Lake road project by Willmar
WILLMAR - A public hearing on a proposed project to relocate or reconstruct a section of Kandiyohi County Road 9 by Eagle Lake, north of Willmar, begins at 7 p.m. tonight in the Health and Human Services Building. The meeting will take place in the community room in the lower level...
October 20, 2011 - 7:55am
October 17, 2011
Public hearing is Thursday for Eagle Lake road project near Willmar
WILLMAR - Public testimony on a proposed project to improve a section of Kandiyohi County Road 9 Northeast, by Eagle Lake, will be taken during a public hearing at 7 p.m.
October 17, 2011 - 11:22am
September 21, 2011
Eagle Creek senior tournament Sept. 30
Eagle Creek Golf Club's senior golf tournament is Friday, Sept. 30, beginning with a shotgun start at 11 a.m. Members and non-members are welcome to compete in the 18-hole tournament, which is open to golfers age 50 and older. Flight assignments will be based on handicap and age. Cost...
September 21, 2011 - 12:09am
August 29, 2011
Jacobson completes Eagle Creek 'grand slam'
WILLMAR -- Defending champion Andy Jacobson held off a bid by first-time finalist Pete Hannig to win the Eagle Creek Golf Club Match-Play Men's...
August 29, 2011 - 12:00am
Gorans' 62 ties course record at Eagle Creek
WILLMAR -- With a walk-off birdie on No. 9, Matt Gorans put the exclamation mark on a record-tying round of 62 at the Eagle Creek Golf Club on...
July 29, 2011 - 12:00am
Smith Open for hockey Aug. 6 at Eagle Creek
The five-person Smith Open scramble to raise money for the Willmar hockey programs will be held Aug. 6 at Eagle Creek. Registration opens at noon with a 1 p.m. shotgun. The entry fee of $350 per team or $70 per person, which includes dinner and prizes. Pre-registration is encouraged...
July 29, 2011 - 12:00am