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Pentagon probes Trump's ex-adviser Flynn over foreign payments
Death of 3-year-old Hubbard County girl under investigation
Asylum seekers fleeing U.S. finding cold comfort in Canadian courts
Trump tax plan met with shrug from investors, Republicans call it 'critical guidepost'
Willmar considers updated city logo
Twins miss out on sweep of Rangers, as Santiago mourns
Wild ponder long-term contracts for Granlund, Neiderreiter
Vikings will look again to have success outside first round
Defense defines 2017 NFL Draft
Kolpack: A photo of Janis Thompson would be worth a million memories to her sister
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
Younger hot flashes may signal heart risk later
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
'Kitchen Witches': Comedy opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar chain of lakes focus of Wednesday's public meeting
Lavon "Vonnie" Anderson
Edythe O. Jacobson
Marcella M. Stager
Marlys Selma Vilhauer
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Minnesota Opinion: Now is not the time to sit out, play politics
George Will: The 'Oh, never mind' president
Susan Estrich: The Amazon 1-Star System
Letter: U of M proud of local partnerships
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
April 24, 2017
Lions to offer free vision screening for children
WILLMAR — The Willmar Noon and Willmar Nite Lions Clubs will jointly sponsor free vision screenings for children at the Kandiyohi County...
April 24, 2017 - 9:28am
April 22, 2017
Minding our Elders: Delirium and even death following physical trauma not unusual for elders
Dear Carol: My mother, who was in her early 80s, was doing well, except for arthritis and high blood pressure. Then she fell and broke her hip....
April 22, 2017 - 8:25am
April 18, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: Mother and daughter share love of libraries, books
If I had to sum up my childhood in one word, that word would be "books." Yes, I had friends, family, school, parties, playtime and more, but...
April 18, 2017 - 10:43am
April 15, 2017
Minding Our Elders: Proper legal documents important for loved ones
Dear Carol: As my parents aged, we all thought that we were taking care of the legal issues necessary so that I, as Durable Power Of Attorney...
April 15, 2017 - 10:35am
April 11, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: 4 years later, daughter's death has transformed me
She would have been 4 years old yesterday. "Would haves" are the markers we have to measure the time since our second daughter, Harlynn, died....
April 11, 2017 - 7:44am
April 4, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: Exposed! My toddler is living a secret double life
I recently discovered that my son leads a double life. It might sound like the premise for a spy thriller, but it turns out it's a common phenomenon...
April 4, 2017 - 8:50am
April 3, 2017
'I won't let this house own me': How a ND widow overcame husband's suicide to stay in her home
WEST FARGO—Upon the sudden and unexpected death of her husband, Callie Bahls was faced with a multitude of significant life decisions....
April 3, 2017 - 8:00pm
Second-generation patriarch of Benson Bakery honored for lifetime achievement
BENSON — Here's how far and wide the fame of the Benson Bakery reaches. When Toby Johannessen's neighbor returned from a camping trip to...
April 3, 2017 - 6:11pm
March 28, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: Why I worry about what others think of me
The other night I sat in my children's room at bedtime, in the dark, silently crying to myself. The song playing on the bedtime playlist was...
March 28, 2017 - 9:48am
March 27, 2017
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Many girls who begin going to tanning salons before they turn 16 don’t bring along friends or go alone. Instead, they tan with their mothers,...
March 27, 2017 - 2:52pm
March 17, 2017
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
SEATTLE - If you have ever wanted to rampage through a game of Monopoly like a dinosaur, you're in luck. The popular U.S. board game is changing...
March 17, 2017 - 4:03pm
March 14, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: When family's away, Dad will... clean, apparently
Before the snow started flying on Sunday, I found myself home alone for the first time in about a year. Totally alone. My wife, Emily, was in...
March 14, 2017 - 10:52am
February 21, 2017
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
My second son is active and squirrely. He doesn't like to sit still unless he doesn't want to move. And when he doesn't want to move, he is dramatically...
February 21, 2017 - 11:05am
February 13, 2017
The many meanings of Valentine's Day
The ancient Greeks recognized six different kinds of love, yet every Valentine's Day, we seem to focus only on romantic love (those groovy Greeks...
February 13, 2017 - 9:29pm
February 4, 2017
AgweekTV: Nonbrowning apples
Neal Carter grows apples and hates that apples turn brown. So he decided to develop an apple that doesn't. They are called arctic apples. Watch...
February 4, 2017 - 8:30am