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Minnesota Farmers Union to host forum on ag issues Thursday in Willmar
Would single-sort recycling be better for Kandiyohi County?
Records published March 27
Trump to sign order on Tuesday easing energy regulations
Lake Superior lighthouse to be restored
Girls Basketball: Oman a Class AA All-State first-teamer
Local Roundup: Warrior softball team opens season in crossover
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NCAA Tournament: Maye lifts Tar Heels to Final Four
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'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
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May 31, 2011
Montevideo Tri-Festa will focus on river
The 3rd annual Montevideo Fiesta Trifesta is set for June 18 at Lagoon Park starting at 8:45 a.m. The event wil feature a 5k run, 2.1-mile bike on gravel and a kayak leg on the Chippewa River. Pre-registration is required by June 15. For more information, visit www.cureriver.org...
May 31, 2011 - 12:00am
May 23, 2011
Hoffman wins Green Lake Duathlon
SPICER -- Nate Hoffman of Annandale easily won the Green Lake Duathlon on Saturday, turning in a time of 1:07.44. Vicki Ostendorf of St. Paul...
May 23, 2011 - 12:00am
May 13, 2011
Willmar's Foot Lake 4 set for June 25
The 2011 Foot Lake 4 Walk/Run from downtown Willmar through Robbins Island and return will be held at 8 a.m. on June 25. Online registration will be until noon on June13 and the entry fee is $15 for all walkers and runners 12-and-under and $20 for all others. For more information...
May 13, 2011 - 12:00am
May 9, 2011
Second Green Lake Duathlon is May 21
The 2nd annual Green Lake Duathlon is set for May 21 in Spicer starting at 9 a.m. The event consists of a 3.1-mile run, 13.5-mile bike and another 3.1-mile run. Enter individually or as a 2-person team. Race information and entry forms are available at greenlaketri.com or call Dave...
May 9, 2011 - 12:00am
January 20, 2011
Spicer's Frozen 5k on tap for Saturday
The Frozen 5k in Spicer sets off from Melvin's in Spicer on the way to the Bible camp and back at 9 a.m. on Saturday. Registration opens at 8 a.m. The entry fee is $30. The race is the opening event of the 2011 Glacial Lakes Championship Running Series. Contact Race Director Dave...
January 20, 2011 - 12:00am
January 18, 2011
YMCA to participate in statewide challenge
WILLMAR -- Are you ready to become a loser? The Kandiyohi County Area Family YMCA is participating in a statewide "Biggest Loser Minnesota Challenge"...
January 18, 2011 - 12:00am
November 12, 2010
Winter Fitness Expo is Monday
WILLMAR -- The community's first Winter Fitness Expo will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at Calvary Lutheran Church. Everyone is invited to stop by and learn about winter fitness opportunities and gear. Local businesses and organizations will be on hand with displays and information...
November 12, 2010 - 12:00am
October 22, 2010
Bethesda to unveil new digs
WILLMAR - Clustered in a bay lit by tall southeast-facing windows, the tables and chairs in the mini-café at the new Bethesda Wellness Center...
October 22, 2010 - 12:00am
August 19, 2010
Run Around Raymond 5k Run/Walk is Aug. 28
The 10th annual Run Around Raymond 5k Run/1-mile Walk will be held at 8 a.m. on Aug. 28. Runners/walkers are urged to register by 7:45 a.m. Registration fee is $20 for adults and $15 for ages 14-and-under. The race coincides with the Raymond Harvest Festival. The annual waffle...
August 19, 2010 - 10:20pm
August 16, 2010
Weather cooperates at Green Lake Triathlon
SPICER -- After a week of intense heat around a thunder storm, the seventh annual Green Lake Triathlon got a golden break. On a mild Sunday...
August 16, 2010 - 12:00am
August 13, 2010
Green Lake Triathlon has 400 registered
The Green Lake Triathlon set for Sunday in Spicer has nearly 400 registrations so far, up from last year's 349. There is a new bike and runing course this year with the completion of road projects in the Spicer area. Registration deadline was Wednesday. The Kids Triathlon for ages...
August 13, 2010 - 12:00am
June 10, 2010
Granite Falls Rodeo Run set for June 26
The Rodeo 5k Run and Western Fest 1 or 2-mile Walks are set for 8:30 a.m. June 26 from the Kilowatt Community Center. There is also a 1-mile run and kid races. Registration fee is $12.50 through June 19th and $16 on race day. For more information, call Jim Ford at 320-564-346...
June 10, 2010 - 12:18am
First Renville Sweet Beet is Saturday
"Running to a Sweet Beet" is the name of the first annual 5k run at Renville on Saturday. The run has an 8 a.m. start at the Community Center. Entry fee is $25 on race day. For more information, call 320-329-4143 (days) or visit www.pickleevents.com.
June 10, 2010 - 12:17am
January 27, 2010
Bethesda launches capital campaign
WILLMAR -- The exercise equipment that will be installed in Bethesda Health and Housing's new senior wellness center is designed to be kind to older adults -- safe, easy to use and gentle on aging muscles and joints. Bethesda officials see it as one of the ways Bethesda can help...
January 27, 2010 - 12:00am
January 26, 2010
German firm will provide turbines for wind project ATWATER -- National Wind LLC announces REpower Systems AG of Hamburg, Germany, will provide 20 wind turbines for Lake Country Wind Energy LLC, a community-owned wind project being planned in the Atwater area in Kandiyohi and Meeker...
January 26, 2010 - 12:00am