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Passport services return to Willmar after a 3.5-year hiatus
Utilities work continues in Kandiyohi
Willmar wind turbines will be stopped periodically for repairs
Willmar and Kandiyohi County reinstate canine law enforcement
Keeping the vision alive
Prep volleyball: Grussing shows up, Cards’ playoffs begin
Prep football roundup: Jaguars edge HBC 21-20
World Series: Giants get to Shields to take Game 1
Prep football: Montevideo falls in Section 6AAA
Prep football: Cards over and out
Couch culture: New exhibit in Willmar looks at human interaction through passive relaxation
Rose Ensemble in Willmar, Minn., Friday
Opening our eyes on the prairie
Festivities surrounding Meander Weekend set in western Minnesota
Women in business section out now
Roland 'Stub' Johnson
Ruby V. Tjernagel
Patricia Ann Paananen
Hund — Hagemeyer
Drange — Sparks
Muench — Johnson
Juris — Dean
Enter your photo in our Signs of Fall contest
Editorial: Agreement is historic in nature and healing
Has governor’s race turned to Minnesota nasty?
Editorial: Deserved honors for helping people
Letter: Why City of Willmar employees seek a union?
Letter: Be fair about negative ads
May 28, 2014
YM County selects contractor for courthouse project
GRANITE FALLS — A path is starting to take shape towards building a new facility to replace and raze the 1889 courthouse and a 1970’s addition to it in Yellow Medicine County. The county board of commissioners selected the Contegrity Group Inc. of Little Falls to serve as general...
news / region
May 28, 2014 - 12:21am
April 5, 2013
Granite Falls, Minn., museum event honors World War II glider, pilots
GRANITE FALLS - As teenagers growing up in the Netherlands during the Nazi occupation, Gysbert and Wilhelmina Beukhof witnessed many horrors, but fixed their eyes also on one sign of hope. They watched Allied aircraft carrying those who would liberate them ply the sky above their...
entertainment / showcase
April 5, 2013 - 9:46am
September 22, 2012
World War II museum sents grand opening in Granite Falls, Minn.
The Fagen Fighters World War II Museum will host its grand opening from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29. There is no admission fee, and visitors are welcome to tour the museum at their leisure. No formal ceremony is planned, but First Officer Jeffrey Skiles of the "Miracle...
extra / region / world
September 22, 2012 - 8:22am
Fagen Fighters World War II Museum ready for takeoff in Granite Falls, Minn.
To appreciate how prized this collection of World War II aircraft is, know this: The new, 15,000-square-foot brick-faced hangar that holds them...
extra / region / world
September 22, 2012 - 8:00am
July 26, 2012
Special air show at Sunday's Olivia, Minn., Lions Flight Breakfast
OLIVIA -- A special aerobatic show featuring one of the world's most famous stunt planes will highlight the Olivia Lions Flight Breakfast on...
showcase / region
July 26, 2012 - 8:46am
June 14, 2012
Airshow Saturday offers glimpse of WWII museum in the works in Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS -- While this weekend's airshow is expected to bring thousands of visitors to the Granite Falls Municipal Airport, it's likely only the beginning in terms of people making this site a destination. The Fagen Fighters WWII Museum will open this fall to permanently remember...
showcase / region / world
June 14, 2012 - 12:55pm
June 18, 2010
Granite Falls air show to be a tribute to World War II veterans
GRANITE FALLS -- Pilots will be taking World War II vintage aircraft to the skies over Granite Falls to re-enact aerial fights of the 1940s, while others dressed in the Allied and German uniforms of the day will play their part by interacting with crowds on the ground. The 2010 Ray...
news / region
June 18, 2010 - 12:00am
June 8, 2010
Two Fagen Inc. employees injured in West Fargo construction accident
WEST FARGO, N.D. - Two men suffered unknown internal and external injuries after falling 40 feet in a construction accident Monday morning here. The two construction workers were working in the raised basket of a platform jack when the equipment tipped over just after 10 a.m., said...
June 8, 2010 - 2:09pm
August 26, 2009
Glacial Lakes announces sale of 2,000 units of Granite Falls Energy
WATERTOWN, S.D. -- Glacial Lakes Energy, LLC of Watertown, S.D., announced Tuesday is has completed the sale of 2,000 units of Granite Falls Energy to Fagen Inc. of Granite Falls. The transfer essentially brings to a close a relationship between two ethanol companies that had soured...
news / region
August 26, 2009 - 12:00am
June 16, 2009
Fagen Engineering makes staff cuts
GRANITE FALLS -- The economic slow down is responsible for a work force reduction at Fagen Engineering, LLC. Ron Fagen, president and founder, met individually with staff Friday in the engineering and drafting departments at the company's offices in Granite Falls. Fagen LLC declined...
news / local / region
June 16, 2009 - 12:00am