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Microsoft gains EU approval for $26 billon buy of LinkedIn
Up to 2,000 hogs lost in Kerkhoven barn fire
Kandiyohi County honored as MCIT County of the Year
Verizon to sell data centers to Equinix for $3.6 billion
OPEC oil output hits record high
Cards 3-0 after victory over Dassel-Cokato
Cardinal girls can't hold off Northern Lakes
Gophers slip past New Jersey team to go to 8-1
Becker hands Card girls first loss
Spurs make it 13-0 on road, take down Wolves
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Helen Marjorie Christenson
Ronald A. Olson
Luella O. Carlson
Janet L. Pearson
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
November 6, 2016
Flooding has occurred throughout Willmar's history, city is topography challenged
WILLMAR — The rains and flooding that swept through Willmar and the surrounding area this past August got a lot of people thinking about...
November 6, 2016 - 10:56pm
November 1, 2016
Elaine Carlson letter: Still no action on city flooding
Steve Ahmann tried. I can't believe it. The other evening at the Willmar City Council meeting a well-informed citizen was making a presentation...
November 1, 2016 - 1:51pm
October 23, 2016
S&F Furniture washed out by Willmar flood
WILLMAR — The heavy rains and flooding from this past August continue to impact the Willmar community, now forcing the closing of longtime...
October 23, 2016 - 8:00pm
October 19, 2016
Dayton approves state disaster relief for Renville County
OLIVIA — Renville County will receive an estimated $309,525 in state disaster assistance for cleanup and repairs to public infrastructure...
October 19, 2016 - 4:51pm
September 23, 2016
Willmar homeowner recounts flood that nearly destroyed her home
Nicole Franzwa hoped she had done everything she could to keep the flooding in the basement of her Willmar home down to a minimum before she...
September 23, 2016 - 11:48am
September 9, 2016
Willmar waives some permit fees for flood repairs from August storm
WILLMAR—Throughout Willmar residents are still drying out from the massive rains that fell in August, with many having expensive home repairs...
September 9, 2016 - 9:36am
August 23, 2016
President Barack Obama tours Louisiana promises support
BATON ROUGE, La.—U.S. President Barack Obama walked door to door in an East Baton Rouge Parish neighborhood Tuesday, hugging people and...
August 23, 2016 - 7:45pm
August 20, 2016
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
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August 20, 2016 - 12:00am
August 16, 2016
Willmar council hears report on city flooding
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council commended city staff, residents, business owners and organizations including the American Red Cross...
August 16, 2016 - 7:13am
Flooding disaster that killed seven in Louisiana, now menaces Texas
LIVINGSTON, La.—Overwhelmed rivers in much of southern Louisiana receded slowly from record levels on Monday while crews in boats searched...
August 16, 2016 - 5:00am
August 14, 2016
Deadly Louisiana floods strand thousands as rain moves west
BATON ROUGE, La.—Emergency crews in Louisiana have rescued more than 7,000 people stranded by historic flooding that has killed at least...
August 14, 2016 - 5:40pm
August 13, 2016
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
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August 13, 2016 - 12:55am
August 12, 2016
Official observer recorded 8.2 inches of rain in Willmar, some areas probably got more
WILLMAR—An official weather observer for the National Weather Service recorded 8.2 inches of rainfall in Willmar Wednesday and Thursday....
August 12, 2016 - 9:10pm
August 11, 2016
Weather Service adjusts forecast, lower chance of storms tonight
WILLMAR -- An earlier prediction of more thunderstorms Thursday has been changed. “Chances are better than not you’ll actually be dry all night,” said Shawn Devinny, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service. The Weather Service has lifted a flash flood watch for the...
August 11, 2016 - 4:21pm
Renville County declares state of emergency
After heavy rain and flooding Wednesday, Renville County officials moved Thursday to declare a state of emergency for the area. "The declaration...
August 11, 2016 - 3:21pm