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New London man charged with stalking
Intersections in Willmar railroad bypass corridor to be studied this spring
Benson Schools develops facilities plan, HVAC cost estimates expected next month
Benson citizens group continues to advocate for school pool
Records published March 24
Minnesota State Boys Basketball Tournament -- Thursday roundup
Flyers keep Wild in check as Minnesota woes continue
Boys basketball: 'Jays leave feeling blue
Boys basketball: 'Jays leave feeling blue
State Basketball: North blisters Red Lake in Class A opener
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'The Big Bang Theory' spinoff 'Young Sheldon' officially ordered at CBS
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Ruth O. Jones
John E. Vold
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
American wines are gaining in popularity
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
Swift: The new 'Maximum Overdrive': Could our appliances be too smart?
September 20, 2016
Brad Pitt expresses sadness over divorce filing
LOS ANGELES — Actress Angelina Jolie has filed for a divorce from actor Brad Pitt, her husband of two years and romantic partner since 2005,...
September 20, 2016 - 3:19pm
February 12, 2016
First candidate files in School Board special election
WILLMAR — The first person has filed to run in the special election for a vacant seat on the Willmar School Board. Abdirahman Hussein Abdi, 24, of Willmar, filed Friday. Abdi graduated from Willmar Senior High School and Ridgewater College. He is currently a pre-med student at...
February 12, 2016 - 11:04pm
February 9, 2016
Filing for vacant Willmar School Board seat begins Thursday
WILLMAR — Filing begins Thursday for a special election to fill a vacancy on the Willmar School Board. Filing is open from Feb. 11 through Feb. 25. The special election will be May 16. The seat was left vacant by the resignation of board member Mike Carlson, who moved out of the...
February 9, 2016 - 8:44pm
May 27, 2014
County office filings: Candidates have until Tuesday to file for 2014 election
WILLMAR –– An early look at who’s filed to run for office indicates there may not be many races for county positions. Filings end on Tuesday, but so far lone candidates –– oftentimes the incumbents –– have filed to run for office in most counties in the region. The...
May 27, 2014 - 11:36pm
May 14, 2014
Editorial: Have you considered running for office?
The candidate filing period for state primary and general elections and for municipal/school district elections where a primary is possible opens next week. For the 2014 election year, candidate filing opens on Tuesday and runs through June 3. An election is important at all levels,...
May 14, 2014 - 6:00am
April 15, 2013
Psst ... April 15 tax deadline is not much of a deadline
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Here's a little secret for all you procrastinators on Tax Day: The Internal Revenue Service doesn't like to talk about it,...
April 15, 2013 - 12:58pm
June 26, 2012
NL-S board approves 2012-2013 budget
NEW LONDON -- The New London-Spicer School Board approved the budget for the 2012-2013 school year and established the filing dates for school board candidates at the regular meeting Monday. The budget includes total revenues of $17.9 million and expenditures of $17.4 million, with...
June 26, 2012 - 12:00am
May 19, 2012
Federal, state, county candidate filing period starts Tuesday
ST. PAUL -- The candidate filing period for federal, state, county and some local offices begins at 8 a.m. Tuesday and closes at 5 p.m. June 5. "The Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State will be open at 8 a.m. on May 22 to accept federal, state and legislative candidate filings,"...
May 19, 2012 - 12:00am
August 5, 2010
Aug. 17 is the filing deadline in small towns and area school districts
WILLMAR -- Don Thorpe of rural Willmar has filed to run for the Willmar School Board. Thorpe was the first person to file to run for the board, which will have three seats up for election this fall. Election Day is Nov. 2. Incumbents Dion Warne, Brad Schmidt and Mike Carlson previously...
August 5, 2010 - 12:00am
June 2, 2010
Races start to shape up in elections for multiple county seats
WILLMAR -- Seven candidates filed for election for three open seats on the Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners, and three individuals have filed to run for county attorney. Filings closed at 5 p.m. Tuesday. It is rare for Kandiyohi County office-holders to have competition,...
June 2, 2010 - 12:00am
April 17, 2010
Editorial: Filing taxes a way of life in the U.S.
According to an old saying, only two things are certain: death and what happened Thursday. Tax day. On Thursday, there were the usual last-minutes filers, the weeping and gnashing of teeth and -- thanks to the development of the tea party movement -- actual protests throughout the...
April 17, 2010 - 12:00am
September 11, 2008
Filing closes for candidates seeking city government offices
Filing closed Tuesday for municipal elections in which no primary is held. Smaller cities do not typically conduct a primary, and all candidates who file for office in those towns are on the general election ballot in November. Candidates have until the end of today to withdraw. The...
September 11, 2008 - 12:00am