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Minnesota woman who didn’t trust banks loses $224K in life savings in home burglary
Records published Oct. 27
Turf wars: NLS plan to upgrade football field under scrutiny
Dayton fails to visit all 87 counties in 86 days
Spicer man charged with kidnapping in alleged violent assault of woman
Analyst: Zimmer tackle rotation versus Eagles 'horrible'
Wild's Niederreiter gaining confidence on new line
Conley, Grizzlies hold off Timberwolves
Roundup: Ridgewater sees win streak end in tough five-set match
1960's icon Bobby Vee dies at Minnesota care facility
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Now is the perfect time for houseplant tasks
Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
An Epic journey
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
John R.L. Teigland
Glenn John Nelsen
Walter Merrill Johnson
Melissa Heen Peterson
Colleen Thomson Michels letter: Schwantes is committed to public service
Cindy Regan's letter: Clinton's corruption runs deep
Suzie Richter letter: Get informed, then go and vote
Ryan Rauenhorst letter: Lang will hold true to his values
Election letter deadline is Nov. 2
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