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Health care costs remain a big concern for Minnesota employers
Willmar technicians’ avian flu work honored
Hobby Lobby is moving to Willmar
Minnesota teen making 'miracle' recovery after electric shock and 30-foot fall
New general manager search in early stages at Willmar Municipal Utilities
Legendary girls basketball coach Pat Summitt dead at 64
Kooista wins arms battle
NWL Baseball: Bats go silent in Stingers' loss at St. Cloud
NLS holds down Litchfield for Legion win
Community Christian's Reid makes immediate splash
Chippewa County Fair featuring two big bands in one night
Little Crow Skiers All-School Reunion at Willmar Fests
Pioneer Public TV announces local PBS Kids Writers contest winners
Willmar woman to audition for 'The Voice'
Netflix price hikes could lead to customers bailing
Here are the Willmar Fests Ambassador nominees
Foot Lake 4 registrations totaled 669 Saturday
Willmar Fests Grande Day Parade
KMS Marching Saints: honoring "The Greatest Generation"
Cardettes final tune-up for Fests parade
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Lauretta L. Theline
Velora "Val" Westerlund
Gerald "Jerry" Koosmann
Norbert P. Anderson
Alvera A. Haugen
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Midwest Opinion: Great Lakes diversion deal is a good outcome
Commentary: The risk factor of Donald Trump
Commentary: Trump's pivot to Damascus
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
March 14, 2016
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Wounded Warrior Project Executive spending Cartoon By Dave Granlund
opinion / cartoons
March 14, 2016 - 12:00am
June 25, 2015
Arc Kandiyohi County hires new director
WILLMAR — Arc Kandiyohi County, 200 Fourth St. S.W., Suite 25, Willmar, announces its recent hiring of Kelly Doss as the new executive director. Arc Kandiyohi County is a nonprofit that provides support and advocacy services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Doss...
June 25, 2015 - 12:04pm
Letter: Executive orders are common
Tim Chermak (Public Forum, June 21) would make the readers believe that President Obama has used an unconstitutional tactic by calling for the president's impeachment for his use of an executive order and reminds the president that he is not a king. I would like to remind the writer...
opinion / letters
June 25, 2012 - 12:00am
January 19, 2011
United Way selects Spicer woman as new executive director
WILLMAR -- Renee Nolting of Spicer has been hired as the new executive director of United Way of West Central Minnesota. The organization made the announcement Tuesday. Nolting will begin working for United Way on Feb. 14. "Renee brings a wealth of experience to our organization...
News / local
January 19, 2011 - 12:00am
January 18, 2011
Renee Nolting named executive director of United Way
WILLMAR -- Renee Nolting of Spicer has been chosen as the new executive director of the United Way of West Central Minnesota. Nolting will begin her new position on Feb. 14. "Renee brings a wealth of experience to our organization in leading and supporting community programs,"...
News / local
January 18, 2011 - 3:46pm
September 14, 2010
Marcil Sr. retiring as Forum Communication's CEO and publisher of The Forum; will remain FCC board chairman
FARGO - William C. Marcil, publisher of The Forum of Fargo/Moorhead for the past 41 years and CEO of Forum Communications Co., will step down...
News / local / Business
September 14, 2010 - 12:15pm
Minnesota Opinion: On executive branch health care
By The Associated Press An excerpt from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States: On executive branch health care: Gov. Tim Pawlenty has been talking up his recent executive order that he says will "keep Obamacare out of Minnesota." The next day, he grandstanded on...
opinion / editorials
September 14, 2010 - 12:00am
March 28, 2009
On payments to executives at firms receiving bailout funding: Save some outrage for other bailouts ... Don't let AIG madness blind you to the other ridiculously wasteful spending going on.
March 28, 2009 - 10:30am
March 10, 2009
Rice CEO candidate puts priority on community role
WILLMAR -- What's best for Rice Memorial Hospital and what's best for patients and the overall community are the principles William Fenske says...
News / local
March 10, 2009 - 12:00am
February 19, 2009
Field narrowed to two for Rice CEO
WILLMAR -- A search committee charged with helping find Rice Memorial Hospital's new chief executive has recommended one internal candidate -- William Fenske, Rice Hospital's current chief financial officer -- and one external candidate, Michael Schramm, the chief executive of Meeker...
local / News
February 19, 2009 - 12:00am
December 22, 2008
Candidate profile developed for Rice's next CEO
WILLMAR -- The search committee for Rice Memorial Hospital's next chief executive is looking for someone who has experience in hospital leadership, possesses excellent people skills and knows how to think strategically. The committee also wants a CEO who's a team player and dedicated...
December 22, 2008 - 12:00am
October 9, 2008
Rice board picks search consultant as it seeks new CEO
WILLMAR -- The Rice Memorial Hospital Board of Directors has picked Witt/Kieffer as its consultant to help in the search for a new chief executive for the city-owned hospital. The deal is contingent on being able to negotiate the fee and sign a contract. Board members made the decision...
October 9, 2008 - 12:00am
September 26, 2008
Rice Hospital picks 2 search firm finalists as it seeks new top executive
WILLMAR -- Two search firms -- Quick, Leonard and Kieffer, and Witt/Kieffer -- have been picked as finalists to become the consultants for Rice Memorial Hospital's search for a new chief executive. The two companies were on a slate of six semifinalists reviewed Wednesday by the city-owned...
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am