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Coteau des Prairies Lodge to showcase ND ag products
Trump ally Stone offers to testify in Russian meddling probe
Russian police detain opposition leader, dozens of protesters
Republican Meadows: Tax plan does not have to be revenue neutral
Soothing spaces: How to create a cozier bedroom
Dokken: Having a blast with a fishing partner from the past
Cook: Late-ice lake trout prove cooperative
Lake of the Woods boat ramp remains in limbo
UMD's Toninato and Iafallo erase painful memory at Scheels Arena
Notre Dame upsets Gophers
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'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
'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
Derald F. Rolfsmeier
Loren E. Meyer
Ruth O. Jones
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Planning the spring garden calendar
Fielding Questions: Rabbit damage can ruin evergreens
Commentary: Minnesota needs transportation investment
Dave & Vivian Swanson
March 23, 2017
Extension offers farmers free financial counseling
WILLMAR — Calls of concern from lenders and calls for help from farmers has led the University of Minnesota Extension program to offer...
March 23, 2017 - 6:44am
February 15, 2017
3 Minnesota counties foot bill to fight state auditor lawsuit
ST. PAUL — It is not fair that three counties are funding a fight to allow all 87 Minnesota counties to save money, a Becker County commissioner...
February 15, 2017 - 7:10pm
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...
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...
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...
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...
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.
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...
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...
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