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Crowds gather at Jennie-O Turkey Store anniversary celebration
Records published July 26
Higher minimum wage, new laws begin Aug. 1 in Minnesota
Willmar Utilities to test its network security
Former ag association treasurer to serve jail time for $50,000 theft
Fighting injuries, Vikings OL Loadholt plans to retire
MLB notebook: Yankees send Chapman to Cubs
Vikings rookie Treadwell says he's finally healthy after 2014 injury
10 possibilities for Twins' GM job
Injury forces Loadholt to retire
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
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
R. Vernon Benson
Stanley A. Nelson
Linda Kay Larson
Fern A. Heglund
Commentary: For Trump to Lose, GOP must let Clinton win
Commentary: Trump: Seeking victory through fear
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
June 23, 2016
Willmarites get wacky at block party
WILLMAR — A hot, sunny day didn’t deter people from heading out in droves to check out the 2016 Willmar Fests activities Thursday. Downtown...
June 23, 2016 - 11:35pm
June 22, 2016
Willmar Fests crowns senior ambassadors
WILLMAR — The 1920s came roaring back Wednesday when the 2017 Willmar Fests senior ambassadors were crowned at the Willmar Community and Activity...
June 22, 2016 - 11:49pm
May 19, 2016
Cinco de Mayo Family Fun Festival returns to Willmar after 4-year hiatus
Following a four-year hiatus, Willmar will once again play host to the Cinco de Mayo Family Festival. The event will be held from 11 a.m. to...
May 19, 2016 - 12:00am
December 22, 2015
Cal Miner checks out some of knots and camping items on the Boy Scout tree Tuesday at the “Festive Forest” at the Kandiyohi County Historical...
December 22, 2015 - 10:58pm
September 20, 2015
VIDEOS: ‘Smile. Bigger ... bigger’
Caricature Artist Willis Chase of Grove City draws 8-year-old Alayna Bergstrom of Willmar during Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Saturday afternoon...
September 20, 2015 - 11:48pm
August 13, 2015
New London, Minn., Music Festival is Saturday
NEW LONDON — The New London Music Festival runs from noon to 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Neer Park in New London. The 17th annual festival is said...
August 13, 2015 - 9:19am
August 12, 2015
VIDEO: Augustfest opens
Missy Bergstrom, the Grove City’s clerk/treasurer, stands in front of the picturesque windmill in the city park. “We’re looking into having...
August 12, 2015 - 11:06pm
July 23, 2015
Community aids Water Days
NEW LONDON — Members of the New London Water Days committee didn’t release an SOS when the Minnesota Magic Midway carnival didn’t show up, causing them to go over budget, but the Little Crow Ski team answered anyway. The ski team donated $1,500 to help its New London comrades. The...
July 23, 2015 - 11:15pm
July 10, 2015
Prairie Fest social
Bingo and root beer floats launched Prairie Fest at the Clara City Care Center. Becka Kimpling, 2015-16 Ambassador candidate, visits with residents...
July 10, 2015 - 10:52pm
June 28, 2015
Willmar Fests come to a close
Willmar Fests culminated a week chock full of festivities Sunday with fireworks, which had been delayed by rain Saturday. It was dry much of...
June 28, 2015 - 11:11pm
June 26, 2015
Ready, set, barbecue
The aroma of a summer feast saturated the air, but the cooks were concentrating on barbecuing the perfect ribs Friday at the Cash Wise Foods...
June 26, 2015 - 11:31pm
Video: New events add intrigue to Willmar Jaycees Block Party
WILLMAR — People of all ages, shapes and races congregated in downtown Willmar Thursday evening to listen to 2008’s greatest hits, eat American...
June 26, 2015 - 12:00am
June 24, 2015
Queen of Festivals Janessa Palmer writes “Willmar Fests” in chalk on the concrete during the Queen’s Splash Wednesday evening at Dorothy...
June 24, 2015 - 11:32pm
Willmar Fests schedule
THURSDAY 9 a.m.: Prince & Princess story hour, Willmar Public Library 4 p.m.: “Becker Beer” beer-tasting event, downtown Willmar 4:15 p.m.: Jaycee’s Block Party, Fifth Street and Becker Ave., downtown Willmar (rain or shine); event kickoff with Junior Royalty Coronation,...
June 24, 2015 - 11:31pm
VIDEO: Willmar Fests crowns senior royalty
WILLMAR -- A pair of born-and-raised Willmar residents were chosen as 2016 Willmar Fests senior ambassadors Wednesday afternoon at the Willmar...
June 24, 2015 - 6:01pm