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N.Korea test-fires ballistic missile, appears to have failed
Minnesota man survives crash but is fatally hit trying to cross interstate afterward
North Dakota and Minnesota Bankruptcies
U.S. pipeline regulator raises penalties for safety violations
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ESPN layoffs: A list of which employees have been fired
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'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Young Artist's Concerts this weekend in Willmar, Paynesville
'King Ed' comedy on stage at Ridgewater College
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
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Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
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February 19, 2016
Hospitals make some progress in the annual patient safety report
WILLMAR — Six local health facilities are on the list of Minnesota hospitals that reported a serious adverse event involving patient care last year. The Minnesota Department of Health is releasing its annual patient safety report today. Hospitals reported a total of 316 adverse...
February 19, 2016 - 12:00am
August 28, 2015
UPDATE: Victims of two west central Minnesota accidents identified
BENSON -- The names of the victims of two separate fatal accidents that happened within 12 hours of each other on different stretches of the same highway in west central Minnesota have been released. According to the State Patrol, Rhett R. Peters, 28, of Hutchinson was killed early...
August 28, 2015 - 12:45pm
August 10, 2015
Amoeba didn’t cause Alexandria boy’s death, lab tests say
ST. PAUL -- Laboratory testing has ruled out an amoeba as the cause of death of a 14-year-old Alexandria boy who doctors originally thought died after contracting a rare condition while swimming in a central Minnesota lake. The testing conducted by the U.S. Centers for Disease...
August 10, 2015 - 4:30pm
August 9, 2015
DNR, public review Bonanza Valley water plan
GLENWOOD –– More groundwater monitoring wells will be installed and closer supervision of water-use permits will be implemented as part of a draft plan of action to make sure the water levels in aquifers in the Bonanza Valley Water Management Area are sustained into the future. The...
August 9, 2015 - 11:58pm
August 8, 2015
Head-on crash injures two
Two people were injured in a head-on collision late Friday afternoon south of Glenwood. The injuries were not life-threatening, according to a news release by the Minnesota State Patrol. Jordan Brekken, 22, of Alexandria, was driving a 2001 Oldsmobile Alero northbound on Minnesota...
August 8, 2015 - 12:36am
August 5, 2015
State seeks input on Bonanza Valley groundwater plan
GLENWOOD –– Three public meetings will be conducted this month to hear comments on a draft plan of action for the Bonanza Valley Groundwater Management Area. The 110-page document will serve as a five-year game plan for how the state Department of Natural Resources intends to...
August 5, 2015 - 10:58pm
August 4, 2015
Former Villard firefighter charged with arson
Editor's note: This story has been corrected that the criminal charges were filed only in connection with one fire. GLENWOOD – A former firefighter for the Villard Fire Department is charged with arson for allegedly setting a grass fire in the Villard area. Nathan Ray...
August 4, 2015 - 11:30pm
July 30, 2015
Dog-gone near done
Andy Olson, owner of AnDi’s FenceAll of Glenwood, threads metal twist ties along the 1,518 feet of fence Thursday at the new Willmar dog park...
July 30, 2015 - 11:30pm
July 9, 2015
Update: Alexandria teen dies from brain infection after swimming in Lake Minnewaska
Update 3:50 p.m. ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- The teen who contracted a brain infection from an ameba after swimming in a Minnesota lake has...
July 9, 2015 - 4:11pm
July 7, 2015
Births published July 7
Willmar births Girl to Kati Jo and Adam James Hess, June 30 Boy to Jacquelyn Frances and Jesse Peder Larson, June 30 Boy to Ashley Lee Weaver and Cord Daryl Roberts, July 1 Boy to Miranda Rose and Scot Alan Norberg, July 2 Boy to Briana Michelle Leah and Peter Benjamin Jaekel,...
July 7, 2015 - 12:00am
June 4, 2015
Glenwood firm reports 10 percent sales jump
GLENWOOD — American Solutions for Business of Glenwood reports a 10 percent increase in invoiced sales over the same 10-month period last year, while the general trend for industry distributors is just over 5 percent. Over 95 percent of American’s totals are derived from sales...
June 4, 2015 - 6:57pm
May 24, 2015
Plane crashes and sinks in Lake Minnewaska
GLENWOOD -- A pilot and a passenger of a small float plane escaped serious injury Friday afternoon during an emergency landing on Lake Minnewaska near Glenwood. According to a press release from the Pope County Sheriff’s Office the two men -- Skipper Cook, 53, of Eden Prairie...
May 24, 2015 - 12:22pm
May 6, 2015
Births published May 7
Willmar births Boy to Wa Sa Tee and Eh Ko Lo, April 19 Girl to Rebecca Rae and Adam Christopher Thole, April 20 Boy to Sara Lynn Randt and Scott Carl Gustafson, April 21 Girl to Katie Karen Norbie and Dakota Mitchell Flickinger, April 23 Girl to Jenelle Marie and Benjamin Norman...
May 6, 2015 - 10:42pm
April 22, 2015
Births published April 22
Willmar births Boy to Irena Leonenko and Michael David Mullineaux, March 25 Girl to Amelia Isabel and Michael Anthony Amor, March 27 Girl to Sarah Lynn and Peter John McCann, March 27 Boy to Lacey Jane and David Leroy Ellingson, March 27 Girl to Taryn Joy and Scott Alan Buteyn,...
April 22, 2015 - 12:00am
March 28, 2015
Births published March 29
Willmar births Girl to Victoria Joanne Stull and Blake Richard Fostervold, March 8 Boy to Kathrine Rae and Lucas Stanley Okland, March 8 Girl to Cindy Gutierrez and Kevin Antonio Esquivel Paz, March 9 Boy to Kelly Marie and Blake Allen Piipke, March 11 Girl to Kourtney Ann Steffensen...
March 28, 2015 - 12:04am