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Minnesota's 2014 top teacher uses experience to help other educators --EMDASH-- and parents
MN chief justice worries about legislative budget plans
Prairie Woods Environmental Center Earth Day 2017
American Crystal Sugar offers bonuses if labor deal set by May 22
Push continues to enlist customers for Kandiyohi County broadband project
The Wild didn't get the job done
Wild couldn't produce in playoffs
Blues oust Wild on Paajarvi OT goal
Local Roundup: Cards tennis team clips Litchfield
Bulldogs down Jags
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Carrie Fisher won't appear in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Hollywood's Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner file for divorce
MTV to revive reality series 'Fear Factor'
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
'Kitchen Witches': Comedy opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar chain of lakes focus of Wednesday's public meeting
Earth Day 2017 celebrated April 22 in west central Minnesota
'Camper Cabins' guide to great outdoors
James Francis Grossman
Marvin I. Braegelman
Janice Seime Schei
Orville E. Lien
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Cartoonist Opinions published April 22
Commentary: Our newspaper is adjusting with some changes
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
Former juniors reunite at NCAA West Regional, recall lessons from Clark Cup season
FARGO—When they all found out they were headed to Scheels Arena for the West Regional of the NCAA Division I men's hockey tournament, University...
March 23, 2017 - 4:53pm
September 14, 2012
Four arrested after meth lab found in Lowry, marijuana purchased in Starbuck, Minn.
STARBUCK -- Four people were arrested on drug charges after two separate search warrants were served Wednesday and Thursday by law enforcement agents in Lowry and Starbuck. According to the West Central Minnesota Narcotics Task Force, Travis Dean Ryks, 27, and Randall Scott Nemec,...
September 14, 2012 - 8:54am
April 25, 2012
New London man pleads to drug possession charge, found with drugs in car
WILLMAR -- Jeremiah Raymond Johnson, 32, of New London, pleaded guilty Monday to a second-degree drug possession charge for possessing 9.5 grams...
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am
November 7, 2011
Gov. Dayton names 15 to task force on broadband
ST. PAUL -- One week after hosting a Job Summit focused on strengthening Minnesota's infrastructure and fostering a strong business climate, Gov. Mark Dayton appointed 15 members to a Governor's Task Force on Broadband. The task force, which was established by Executive Order 11-27,...
November 7, 2011 - 9:30am
June 28, 2011
June 28, 2011 - 12:00am
January 19, 2011
Olivia man faces drug charges for alleged sales to informant
WILLMAR -- Idulfo Zavala, 30, of Olivia, made his first court appearance Monday on first- and second-degree drug sale charges for selling prescription narcotics to a CEE-VI Drug Task Force informant in October and November. Unconditional bail was set at $400,000 with conditional...
January 19, 2011 - 12:00am
December 23, 2010
Video: Christmas greetings from Tech. Sgt. Harmon family of Glenwood
A video Christmas greeting from Air Force Tech Sgt. Harmon of Glenwood, Minn.
December 23, 2010 - 12:20am
November 30, 2010
Two enter guilty pleas for methamphetamine deals
WILLMAR -- Chillice Ann Angrimson, 24, and Alberto Soto Jr., 34, both of Willmar, pleaded guilty Monday to second-degree drug sale charges for their roles in selling methamphetamine to a CEE-VI Drug Task Force informant in August. The pleas were entered in Kandiyohi County District...
November 30, 2010 - 12:00am
October 14, 2010
Blomkest man pleads to drug, bribery charges
WILLMAR -- David Dennis Jacobson, 50, of Blomkest, pleaded guilty Tuesday to an amended second-degree drug sale charge for selling 13.9 grams of meth to a drug task force informant in December 2009 and to a felony bribery charge for paying a man to "throw" his testimony in the case. As...
October 14, 2010 - 12:00am
September 7, 2010
Five people face drug charges after bust in Benson
BENSON -- Five people face drug sale, possession and child endangerment charges in Swift County District Court for their roles in selling controlled substances to an informant for the CEE-VI Drug Task Force. Gerrick James Maus, 25, and Heidi Marie Wolney, 21, both of Benson, were...
September 7, 2010 - 10:45am
September 1, 2010
Willmar man gets 88 months for role in meth deal
WILLMAR -- William Allan Tjaden, 31, of Willmar, was sentenced Monday to 88 months in prison on a second-degree drug sale charge for selling...
September 1, 2010 - 12:00am
August 31, 2010
Three facing drug charges for selling cocaine
WILLMAR -- Three people made their first court appearances Monday for allegedly selling cocaine to a CEE-VI Drug Task Force informant, with the last purchase happening last week. Deedra Lyn Hargrave, 42, of Morris, and Ryan Scott Unke, 21, of Willmar, both face one first-degree drug...
August 31, 2010 - 12:00am
August 30, 2010
'Miss Mitchell' serves a new mission
GRANITE FALLS -- For the last 17 years, a World War II-era bomber has continued to fly missions. It flies from a base in South St. Paul to communities...
August 30, 2010 - 12:00am
August 27, 2010
B-25 bomber scheduled to fly Saturday into Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS -- A World War II B-25 bomber is slated to arrive Saturday morning at Granite Falls Municipal Airport and will be available for tours. The Minnesota Wing of the Commemorative Air Force will display the B-25 from about 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday.
August 27, 2010 - 12:00am
August 25, 2010
Willmar man pleads guilty to drug charge
WILLMAR -- Joey Gene Meyer, 50, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Tuesday to an amended charge of second-degree drug sale for selling 13 grams of methamphetamine...
August 25, 2010 - 12:00am