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New master plan addresses maintenance, repair issues at historic Willmar City Auditorium
Video: Bunnies and Chicks Featured at Library
RNs in midst of contract talks urge Willmar's Rice hospital to invest in its nurses
Master plan outlines upgrades to extend life of City Auditorium
Bluegrass Proteins acquires Dawson plant, begins hiring workers
NHL Playoffs: Wild blow late lead, lose to Avs
Twins walk past Blue Jays in Game 2 to sweep twin bill
Prep Baseball: Tribune area prep previews
Prep Baseball: State champ Warriors keeping level heads
Stephen Colbert named to takeover 'Late Show' on CBS
4-part harmony on stage Saturday at WEAC in Willmar, Minn.
Bemidji featured as FX posts first seven minutes of 'Fargo' series
Mickey Rooney, versatile actor and master showman, dies At 93
David Letterman to retire from CBS 'Late Show' In 2015
Family Dollar to cuts jobs, plans to close about 350 stores
Green Mill reopens after extensive remodel
BlackBerry severs sales ties with T-Mobile
Nominatinations sought for B2B’s ‘5 Over 40’ issue in west central Minnesota
GlenOaks expands services offered at Village Apartments in New London
Mildred "Micky" H. Wermager
Chester "Chet" L. Olsen
For area Magic: The Gathering fans, it’s more than just a game
Twitter rolls out new look to user profile pages
Motorcycle safety: Training key to saving lives this riding season
Valle — Steinhaus
Monson — Wetterling
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
Letter: Bill won’t end bullying
Editorial: Underage drinking is always dangerous
Editorial: Boston responds through strength, to reclaim it's
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
June 25, 2012
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 from those positions on Dec. 1. The 74-year-old Marcil is relinquishing his role as publisher and CEO but will remain chairman of the board...
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