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Police open fire after driver strikes cruiser near U.S. Capitol
Repeal of internet privacy rules passes Congress, Trump likely to sign
Lost Italian: Let us all eat (orange chiffon) cake
BANDA: Recipes have deep roots for deep traditions
Willmar PD seeks use-of-force simulator
Zach Parise takes high stick to the face; prognosis unclear
Rubio's three FTs send Wolves past Pacers
Local Roundup: Jackson earns All-America honors
U.S. women's team settle pay dispute, avoid boycott
Gimenez hardest transition to Twins may be getting son on the bandwagon
'Trading Spaces' returning to TV
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
'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
Violet Gurtrude Swanson
Keith L. Sorenson
Delores A. Larson
Ethel L. Anderson
LeRoy H. Koenen
Parenting Perspectives: Why I worry about what others think of me
Farmers leading progress on buffer requirement
Pinke: Rally around rural communities
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
Dave & Vivian Swanson
March 21, 2017
Trump's cut to flood map program could cause insurance rate hikes, consumer group says
A proposal by the Trump administration to cut $190 million in funding for updating U.S. maps of flood-prone areas would trigger higher insurance...
March 21, 2017 - 8:13am
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