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Body of victim in Minnesota house fire found tied up under mattress
Hotel scamming scheme unveiled when Douglas County attorney answers the phone
MnDOT asks vacationers to hit the brakes on Hwy. 23/71 bypass
Traffic deaths up 14 percent in Minnesota
Beheading victim agreed to be tied up and beaten, according to charges against Minnesota woman
Willmar's Ditmarson wins pitchers' duel
NWL Baseball: Stingers can't solve Rox pitchers
Women's Basketball: Remembering Pat Summitt
Flustered Williams advances in straight sets at Wimbledon
NBA: High school coach remembers Timberwolves’ Dunn’s accomplishments
Children’s production on stage at The Barn this weekend
Comedy production opens Thursday in New London
Little Crow Skiers All-School Reunion at Willmar Fests
Chippewa County Fair featuring two big bands in one night
Pioneer Public TV announces local PBS Kids Writers contest winners
Remembering our deployed soldiers over the Fourth of July
Foot Lake 4 registrations totaled 669 Saturday
Willmar Fests Grande Day Parade
KMS Marching Saints: honoring "The Greatest Generation"
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
Cornelia B. Fredrick
David J. Bingham
Donald D. Coleman
Commentary: Sanders is making his goodbye count
Commentary: Double trouble is coming with Trump
Commentary: Republicans' Benghazi Report seeks repetition, not the truth
Cartoon from June 30
Midwest Opinion: Great Lakes diversion deal is a good outcome
August 17, 2015
New business team offers help for busy employers
WILLMAR — Christianson & Associates PLLP has joined with insurance agent Jenny Quale in an attempt to provide comprehensive financial and...
August 17, 2015 - 11:11pm
August 24, 2012
Disaster aid receives support, but incident clouds session
ST. PAUL - Provisions to provide Minnesotans financial aid to recover from summer storms received little opposition this morning as two committees...
August 24, 2012 - 2:45pm
June 25, 2012
Seniors often targets of financial fraud
WILLMAR -- Anyone can become a victim of financial fraud, but one demographic -- the elderly -- are especially vulnerable to these types of scams. According to a news release from the Minnesota Department of Commerce, senior citizens control nearly 70 percent of the nation's wealth...
News / local
June 25, 2012 - 12:00am
August 1, 2011
ACMC recognized as financial advocate for patients, employees
WILLMAR -- Support for patients and employees dealing with financial difficulties helped earn Affiliated Community Medical Centers a financial advocacy award from Lutheran Social Service. The awards were recently announced by LSS Financial Counseling Service. Other recipients included...
News / local / community
August 1, 2011 - 12:00am
April 13, 2011
Willmar wins award for financial reporting
WILLMAR -- The Willmar School District has been recognized for the sixth time in the past decade for its financial reporting. The Government Finance Officers Association has awarded the district the certificate of achievement for excellence in financial reporting. Superintendent...
News / local / education
April 13, 2011 - 12:00am
July 10, 2010
Woman charged with taking money from vulnerable adult
WILLMAR -- A 43-year-old Willmar woman made her first appearance Thursday on three felony charges for allegedly taking $1,710 from a vulnerable...
News / local
July 10, 2010 - 12:00am
June 23, 2010
Statewide city officials conference focuses on financial crisis
ST. CLOUD, Minn. - Mayors, city council members and city administrators are getting together in St. Cloud this week to focus on their financial problems. The League of Minnesota Cities holds its annual conference at the St.
News / state
June 23, 2010 - 10:42am
January 12, 2010
AP source: Obama considers levy for rescued firms
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Targeting an industry whose political deafness has vexed his administration, President Barack Obama is weighing recovering tax dollars from government-rescued financial institutions with a levy. The proposed levy could put Obama on the popular side of public opinion...
News / nation
January 12, 2010 - 7:45am
April 11, 2009
Expensive colleges can be affordable for many
The college that seems the most expensive could be the most affordable for some families, a fact to keep in mind when looking for colleges. College...
extra / News / local / region
April 11, 2009 - 11:59pm
January 30, 2009
Records, Jan. 30
Graffiti WILLMAR -- A 17-year-old Olivia boy was cited under the city's graffiti ordinance around 12:15 p.m. Wednesday at the Kandi Mall, 1605 First St. S. WILLMAR -- Graffiti was reported around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday along the 200 block of Fifth Street Southwest. Arrests WILLMAR...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am
Letter: How to fix the economy?
Question: How can a country, the U.S., that has a $10 trillion debt, find $700 billion to aid the bank and financial industry to case up credit and move the financial world again? I know what my banker would tell me. Is printing more currency the answer? Would not that devalue our...
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am
October 7, 2008
Throw the GOP bums out
Judgment Day is at hand. Election Day is the one day when we, the people, can and must hold elected officials accountable for the state of the nation. We are at one of the lowest points in our nation's history. Almost everyone believes that we are headed in the wrong direction. The...
October 7, 2008 - 12:00am
September 29, 2008
Lawmakers in agreement on bailout plan to save economy on the rocks
WASHINGTON -- Congressional leaders and the White House agreed Sunday to a $700 billion rescue of the ailing financial in-dustry after lawmakers in-sisted on sharing spending controls with the Bush ad-ministration. The biggest U.S.
September 29, 2008 - 12:00am
April 17, 2008
Rice Hospital board accepts 2007 audit
WILLMAR -- Rice Memorial Hospital officially closed the financial books Wednesday on 2007, a year during which the hospital climbed out of a $2 million deficit to earn a $1.8 million net return. Board members for the city-owned hospital voted Wednesday to accept the 2007 audit. The...
April 17, 2008 - 12:00am