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Federal cheese purchase to help dairy farmers, the poor
Clinton calls for lower price on allergy drug EpiPen
Interactive poll: Clinton leads Trump in key swing states, would likely win election
Renville County selects new administrator
Willmar committee hears proposal to convert waste to energy
Tigers overpower Twins
Reloaded Cardinals look to make further strides
May may still return to Twins lineup
Bridgewater throwing in practice
Broken hand not stopping roster hopes for Vikings' Roberson
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Study finds 50 children per day nationwide injured in stroller, carrier accidents
10 tips to avoid summer sabotage of diet, exercise
Reader News: A five-generation photo
Reader News: Celebrating 150 years of Martin Hanson Aasen
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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
Herbert K. Dittes
Emma Ruth Kassa
Melvin E. Anderson
Alan Lee Midby
Henry (Hank) Wiegmann
Trump's new evolving immigration plan is no 'flip-flop'
Populism Even Republicans Can Get Behind
Commentary: A nice column about Donald Trump
Cartoon by Chris Britt
August 18, 2016
Federal Reserve launches Facebook page
WASHINGTON—The Federal Reserve said Thursday it was launching a Facebook page as part of an effort to reach out directly to a general...
August 18, 2016 - 4:07pm
August 4, 2016
Thousands watched Minnesota teen's apparent suicide attempt live on Facebook
ST. PAUL -- With thousands of viewers watching online, a teenage St. Paul girl said she was going to kill herself. And as she livestreamed on...
August 4, 2016 - 7:30am
July 21, 2016
Women's group demands apology for Facebook comments by MN congressional candidate
A group is demanding that state Republican congressional candidate Stewart Mills apologize for Facebook comments it says disrespect women. A...
July 21, 2016 - 7:41am
July 15, 2016
Social media abuse of nursing home residents often goes unchecked
Editor's note: This story contains language that some may find offensive. When a certified nursing assistant in Hubbard, Iowa, shared a photo...
July 15, 2016 - 9:23am
January 23, 2016
Letter: An appalling display of ignorance on local Facebook page
I have just run across an inappropriate picture of a sexual device on the Facebook page called Willmar City Council Open Forum page. This page is not an official City of Willmar page, but is run by an anonymous individual(s) that supposedly have an agenda to criticize our city government....
January 23, 2016 - 5:00am
January 12, 2016
Wanted man in Ohio sends 'better' mug shot to police Facebook page
CHICAGO - An Ohio man wanted on a drunk driving charge was so dissatisfied with the mug shots that police put on their Facebook page, he posted...
January 12, 2016 - 1:41pm
November 25, 2015
Pregnant Minnesota TV meteorologist ridiculed over her appearance
AUSTIN – A southeast Minnesota TV station has sparked a trending Facebook post after sticking up for a pregnant employee. KAAL in Austin says...
November 25, 2015 - 9:02am
October 29, 2015
North Dakota woman says she was held hostage, assaulted by St Paul man she met on Facebook
ST. PAUL — A 29-year-old woman took a bus from North Dakota to meet a man in St. Paul she’d met online. But the would-be relationship turned into a hostage situation during which she was repeatedly assaulted, according to charges filed this week in Ramsey County District Court. The...
October 29, 2015 - 11:18pm
October 28, 2015
Minnesotan develops, plans to launch ride share app targeted at college students
FARGO – When Matthew Sullivan drives to Minneapolis, he pays close attention to the cars moving in the westbound lanes. "I see wall-to-wall...
October 28, 2015 - 5:14pm
October 7, 2015
Three people injured after driver rear-ends truck while on Facebook
FARGO, North Dakota – Three people from Alabama are in the hospital after the driver rear-ended a truck on Interstate 29 around 5 a.m. Wednesday, the North Dakota Highway Patrol said. 52-year-old Billy Sides of Russelville, Ala., was driving a Mercury Mountaineer southbound...
October 7, 2015 - 4:01pm
October 3, 2015
Adult coloring club in Willmar offers women a unique place to escape the monotony of life
When Laura Deleski sought a new hobby, she chose one most people likely haven’t thought much about since the days of their youth: coloring. Once...
October 3, 2015 - 6:00am
September 18, 2015
Van is not a concern, police say
The Willmar Police Department debunked a rumor floating around Facebook Friday night. According to a post on its Facebook page, a photo of a vehicle dubbed as dangerous circulating on Facebook is not a cause for concern. “We have not had any complaints directly with that...
September 18, 2015 - 9:53pm
February 3, 2015
Despite Facebook furor, no criminal charges have been filed in Osakis bullying incident
OSAKIS, Minn. -- An alleged bullying incident at Osakis High School in mid-January remains under investigation by the school district and...
February 3, 2015 - 9:00am
May 7, 2014
Video: Barnesville man jailed after Facebook brag about stealing his dog from pound
MOORHEAD – Who let the dog out?
May 7, 2014 - 9:00am
January 27, 2014
Felon’s Facebook video gives evidence for guilty verdict
BRAINERD, Minn. - Video on a defendant’s Facebook page helped a jury convict him last week of being a felon in possession of a firearm. The Crow Wing County jury returned the guilty verdict Thursday against Justin A. Hanson, 21. The criminal complaint alleged that on Aug....
January 27, 2014 - 11:40am