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Saltwater shrimp grown on the prairie
Records published Aug. 30
Minnesota teacher under investigation found dead on island with husband
MPCA seeks comment on water quality reports for Chippewa River Watershed
Heavy storms lead to flash flooding in central Minn.
Card girls dominate Shocky Strand cross country race
Cardinal volleyball has state on its mind
Berger gets his turn at center
MURPHY: Bridgewater shows there's no reason to panic
Chargers like stadium better than new turf
Comedy legend Gene Wilder dead at 83
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
Box office: 'Don't Breathe' Scares Up $26.1 million as hot summer for horror continues
Milestones launching in September
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
George Michael "Mike" McCarthy
Lawrence "Larry" Frederick Harding
Oliver "Ollie" Moldestad
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Cohen: The alchemy of turning bribes into gifts
Thomas: Where there's smoke there is fire
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Updated: Five injured in three-vehicle crash in Willmar
February 1, 2013
Prep wrestling: Falcons soar past Fighting Saints
GROVE CITY — Early excitement at the ACGC Junior-Senior High School went in the Falcons’ favor and so did the majority of the remainder of...
February 1, 2013 - 11:29pm
January 31, 2013
Prep wrestling: ACGC, KMS to battle for Hwy. 12 bragging rights
GROVE CITY — Area wrestling fans will be in for treat tonight as Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg will march into Grove City to square off against...
January 31, 2013 - 11:11pm
January 24, 2013
Prep wrestling: No. 5 KMS pins No. 7 Minneota
KERKHOVEN — A dual of momentums ended Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg’s way Thursday as the Saints thrashed section nemesis Minneota 38-17 in a...
January 24, 2013 - 11:54pm
January 21, 2013
Girls basketball: KMS marches past Ortonville to pick up 10th win
KERKHOVEN — The KMS girls basketball team took control of the game early and warmed up for a busy week with a 65-29 non-conference victory...
January 21, 2013 - 11:35pm
January 19, 2013
Prep wrestling: NLS wins own invite
NEW LONDON — The Wildcats won their own eight-team invitational on Friday by dominating the first eight weight classes. New London-Spicer wrestlers won the first three weights and reached the championship in seven of the first eight. Oden Rogers at 120 and Jarrett Hatlestad at 152...
January 19, 2013 - 6:21am
January 17, 2013
Girls basketball: Sigurdson nets 1,000th career point in BOLD's win over KMS
KERKHOVEN — BOLD junior guard Carly Sigurdson finished the first half with 17 points, three short of reaching the thousand-point milestone....
January 17, 2013 - 11:32pm
Prep wrestling: Willmar loses on road on another tiebreaker; ACGC, KMS, NLS victorious
SARTELL — Willmar saw a 25-7 lead after eight weights disappear quickly as Sartell five of the final six matches to win on the fifth tiebreaker after the teams both finished with 31 points Thursday in a Central Lakes Conference dual. Sartell’s three pins to Willmar’s two was...
January 17, 2013 - 11:21pm
January 15, 2013
Prep wrestling: KMS drubs Cardinals, Warriors at BOLD Triangular
OLIVIA — The Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg Fighting Saints took a pair of victories on Tuesday at the BOLD Triangular. The Saints, ranked No. 5...
January 15, 2013 - 11:46pm
January 14, 2013
Boys basketball: Hundreds turn out to make 'Miracle for Mia' in Kerkhoven
KERKHOVEN — Basketball teams typically want nothing more than a win on game night, but the KMS boys team’s encounter with Hancock on Monday...
January 14, 2013 - 11:58pm
January 4, 2013
Prep wrestling: BOLD pins Benson; KMS wins BBE Invite
BENSON — BOLD won a pin fest Friday as its nine falls overwhelmed Benson in a 57-21 West Central Conference win. Brady Zitzmann’s pin 53 seconds into the match set the tone for the evening as the teams combined for 12 pins. The Warriors also got pins from Benny Garcia at 120 pounds,...
January 4, 2013 - 11:34pm
Girls basketball roundup: Minneota pounds KMS
MINNEOTA — The potential battle between one-loss teams didn’t turn out to be much of one. Minneota built a 27-point lead by halftime and kept rolling in the second, limiting KMS to just a dozen points in the second half of a 71-29 win Friday. KMS fell to 5-2 in the conference...
January 4, 2013 - 11:23pm
January 3, 2013
Prep wrestling: KMS outlasts NLS
NEW LONDON — Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg, ranked No. 5 in Class A, won the last three matches against Class AA’s No. 11 New London-Spicer Thursday...
January 3, 2013 - 11:50pm
January 2, 2013
Boys basketball: Jan. 14 fundraiser to help daughter of KMS coach
The KMS boys basketball team is having a rough season, with an 0-7 record. The Hancock boys, at 1-4, haven’t fared much better. But when the Owls arrive to play KMS on Jan. 14, there’s a great reason area fans should make it their must-see game. The Lucas Post Family Benefit,...
January 2, 2013 - 11:01pm
December 21, 2012
Girls basketball roundup: KMS rallies past Dawson
KERKHOVEN — In a matchup of undefeated teams, Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg handed Dawson-Boyd its first loss, coming from behind to down the Blackjacks 54-44 on Friday. Trailing 30-21 at the half, KMS (5-0, 7-0) turned it around, outscoring Dawson-Boyd (3-1, 7-1) 33-14 in the second...
December 21, 2012 - 11:38pm
December 18, 2012
Boys basketball: Treml's 36 points fuels RCW's rout of KMS
KERKHOVEN — Renville County West senior guard Mitch Treml erupted for 36 points to ignite the Jaguars past Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg 70-30...
December 18, 2012 - 11:40pm