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Runaway horse-drawn Christmas wagon ride near Willmar injures driver and passengers
Willmar School Board meets Monday
Man found dead under television at Minnesota home
Woman, five children rescued from Alexandria townhome fire
Truck hits State Patrol car, injuring trooper, then drives off
Blaze makes first appearance at CMCS pep rally
Bluejays take down LQPV on road
WarHawks hit hard early, fall to 'Jacks
Vikings look to climb back into playoff race
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'
'Prairie Angels' makes a timely arrival in Renville County
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Curtis Burr Accola
Gregory W. Johnson
Ruth V. Thayer
Frances A. King
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
July 25, 2013
Community to give back to Willmar, Minn., volunteer battling lymphoma
WILLMAR - She has volunteered in the Willmar community for almost 15 years, helping raise more than $200,000 for Relay for Life and helping raise...
July 25, 2013 - 11:50pm
July 22, 2013
Paynesville, Minn., Dairy Queen outraises most of the DQs in the state
PAYNESVILLE — Linda Westvig and Barb LeClaire of the Paynesville Dairy Queen are aiming for the top this year. Last year, the seasonal drive-in...
July 22, 2013 - 11:46pm
July 10, 2013
Motorists asked to drive with caution, watch for Habitat bikers
DETROIT LAKES -- Motorists traveling on area roads are asked to slow down and watch for bicyclists participating in a Habitat for Humanity fundraiser...
July 10, 2013 - 11:20pm
Willmar, Minn., motorists asked to drive with caution, watch for Habitat bikers
DETROIT LAKES — Motorists traveling on area roads are asked to slow down and watch for bicyclists participating in a Habitat for Humanity fundraiser for families in Manitoba, Canada. Cycle of Hope volunteers left Louisville, Ky., on June 28 for a two-week journey to celebrate...
July 10, 2013 - 5:16pm
July 3, 2013
Bicyclists raising funds for cancer welcomed in Lake Lillian, Minn.
LAKE LILLIAN — Brightly colored bowls filled with hotdishes and salads lined the counter at the former school’s serving line Tuesday...
July 3, 2013 - 6:07pm
June 10, 2013
Atwater, Minn., to host fundraiser for Wounded Warrior Project
ATWATER — A fundraiser on behalf of the Wounded Warriors Project will be June 29 in Atwater. It will feature a golfing tournament, volleyball competition, and an exhibition performance by members of the U.S. Paralympic Sitting Volleyball Team. The “Tournament of...
June 10, 2013 - 4:10am
April 21, 2013
Atwater, Minn., event to honor 'Wounded Warriors'
LITCHFIELD — Two of his brothers served in the military. His eldest brother died last January. He was a victim of his Agent Orange exposure...
April 21, 2013 - 11:27pm
April 4, 2013
Letter: Renville County’s quality of life
The quality of life in any given area depends upon the commitment and character of the people who live there. On March 23, the Tim Orth Memorial Foundation held its 18th annual “Jam the Gym Night” fundraiser event at the BOLD School in Bird Island. This year, 17 children and...
April 4, 2013 - 12:00am
March 18, 2013
All Ag Celebration postponed until Tuesday in Bird Island, Minn.
BIRD ISLAND -- Due to the weather, the All Ag Celebration that had been scheduled for tonight has been moved to Tuesday night at the Island Ballroom in Bird Island. Everything will stay the same for the fundraising event that begins at 5 p.m. Proceeds go to ag scholarships, ag education...
March 18, 2013 - 10:46am
March 7, 2013
Principal is Duct Taped to Wall at Prairie Woods School
A group of children on their way to lunch see Joe Broderick, right, the principal at Prairie Woods Elementary in New London being duct taped...
March 7, 2013 - 4:47pm
January 27, 2013
More than 400 people brave the frigid waters of Green Lake, in Spicer, Minn., raising $78K for Special Olympics
WILLMAR — The ninth annual Polar Bear Plunge Saturday afternoon at Green Lake in Spicer drew 410 plungers and raised approximately $78,000....
January 27, 2013 - 10:55pm
Polar Bear Plunge in Spicer, Minn.
Over 400 plungers take their turn leaping in the icy water of Green Lake in Spicer on Saturday during the 9th annual Polar Bear Plunge. The plunge...
January 27, 2013 - 5:00pm
November 13, 2012
United Way fundraiser not your run-of-the-mill eating contest
WILLMAR -- Bremer Bank will host a chicken nugget-eating contest Wednesday in one of the more unusual United Way fundraisers in the area this...
November 13, 2012 - 12:00am
Minnesotans urged to 'Give to the Max' this week
WILLMAR -- Minnesotans are known to be generous givers all year long to support charities, churches and other philanthropic organizations, but local and statewide organizations are hoping donors respond to a 24-hour fundraising blitz that begins after the stroke of midnight on Thursday. The...
November 13, 2012 - 12:00am
November 12, 2012
November 12, 2012 - 12:00am