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At least one reportedly dead in Las Vegas strip shooting
Uber suspends self-driving car program after Arizona crash
US confirms coalition airstrike in Mosul district; dozens of civilians believed killed
With health care bill dead, Republicans turn to taxes
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UMD's Toninato and Iafallo erase painful memory at Scheels Arena
Notre Dame upsets Gophers
Berrios proud to have played for Puerto Rico, even if it means starting season in minors
POWERS: Twins management right to evaluate team... but don't expect fans to wait for turnaround
Injury bug finally makes way to Twins camp
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Derald F. Rolfsmeier
Loren E. Meyer
Ruth O. Jones
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Planning the spring garden calendar
Fielding Questions: Rabbit damage can ruin evergreens
Commentary: Minnesota needs transportation investment
Midwest Opinion: A workable path to bipartisan health care reform
Dave & Vivian Swanson
May 20, 2009
May 20, 2009 - 12:00am
May 14, 2009
Swine flu confirmed in elementary student in Duluth
DULUTH - A confirmed case of the H1N1 virus, also called the swine flu, has been found in the Duluth school district, an official said today. District officials were informed by the Minnesota Department of Health this morning that a student attending Homecroft Elementary School has...
May 14, 2009 - 3:00pm
May 4, 2009
Video: Buildings, grounds manager explains ACGC South Elementary's need for roof project
Buildings and Grounds Manager Tom Fordyce details the roof conditions of ACGC South Elementary School in Cosmos.
May 4, 2009 - 12:00am
Video: Principal of ACGC South Elementary describes new autism program at school
Principal Dave Oehrlein describes the new autism program ACGC South Elementary School will welcome in June 2009.
May 4, 2009 - 12:00am
April 29, 2009
April 29, 2009 - 12:00am
April 28, 2009
Willmar School Board nears decision on elementary boundaries
WILLMAR -- The Willmar School District has tentative boundaries in place for attendance areas for Kennedy and Roosevelt elementary schools next year. The boundaries discussed at a School Board workshop meeting Monday will not be final until the board votes on them at its May 11 meeting. Superintendent...
April 28, 2009 - 12:00am
April 15, 2009
Thanks to two snow days, Willmar teachers will work two extra days; most will pack for reorganization
WILLMAR -- Teachers in Willmar will work two extra days this spring to make up for two snow days. The School Board approved extending the year two days for teachers at its meeting Monday. With about two-thirds of teachers in from kindergarten through eighth grade moving to different...
April 15, 2009 - 12:00am
April 7, 2009
The inevitable big melt
April 7, 2009 - 12:00am
March 28, 2009
Renville County West School Board considers closing school in Sacred Heart
RENVILLE -- The Renville County West School Board will probably decide next month whether to close its elementary school in Sacred Heart and move all the students to the high school building in Renville. At its meeting this week, the board reviewed comments heard at a public hearing...
March 28, 2009 - 12:00am
March 18, 2009
School officials vote in favor of expansion at Roosevelt Elementery School
WILLMAR -- It might seem counterintuitive for the Willmar School District to spend $1.5 million on a building addition while cutting $2.7 million...
March 18, 2009 - 12:00am
March 7, 2009
Pilot project aims to improve ELL program
The third-grader lay on the floor on his stomach on the fringe of a group of students, working intently in his math workbook.
March 7, 2009 - 1:30am
February 20, 2009
February 20, 2009 - 12:00am
February 19, 2009
Roosevelt Elementary wins award for breakfast program
WILLMAR -- Roosevelt Elementary School in Willmar has received a $4,000 award for its breakfast program. The Midwest Dairy Council chose three schools to receive $8,000 in awards in the Expanding Breakfast program. The award program was created to take breakfast to the students...
February 19, 2009 - 3:04pm
February 18, 2009
Legislators seeking public input on budget
WILLMAR -- The finance committees of the Minnesota Senate and House will be in Willmar on Thursday to ask the public for ideas on how to solve the state's budget deficit. Committee members will conduct a hearing at 6 p.m. Thursday at Kennedy Elementary School, 824 Seventh St. S.W. Member...
February 18, 2009 - 12:00am
February 17, 2009
Teen gets jail time, probation, fine for vandalism at KMS school
WILLMAR -- Dustin Joseph Woodworth, 18, of Marshall and formerly of Willmar, was sentenced this morning to stayed prison time, 45 days in the county jail, a $500 fine and five years of probation on a felony damage to property charge for vandalizing the KMS Elementary School in Murdock...
February 17, 2009 - 1:30pm