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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'
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Enid Evangeline Martell Olson
Cheryl (Cheri) Rae Downs Holgerson
Henry "Hank" Weseman
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
April 28, 2016
Commentary: God and politics
Religion and politics are again at the forefront of this year’s presidential race. Yet, in this campaign, self-described evangelicals don’t...
April 28, 2016 - 1:00am
November 11, 2015
Letter: God is the game-changer
Sometimes things get out of hand, things go wrong, bad things keep happening. This can happen to our personal life, school, work, our government, just about anywhere. We start to feel overpowered, hopeless, and depressed. But there is hope. For me it is like a football...
November 11, 2015 - 6:07pm
April 9, 2014
19-year-old gets life: Junkermeier apologizes for Warwick murder, says he’s found God in jail
WILLMAR — As expected, Brok Junkermeier was sentenced to life in prison without parole Wednesday for killing Lila Warwick last summer at her rural Willmar home. The 19-year-old Willmar man read his own statement before Judge Donald Spilseth handed down the state-mandated guideline...
April 9, 2014 - 11:01pm
May 2, 2013
Willmar, Minn., Mayor's Prayer Breakfast speaker: Work together with God's help
WILLMAR -- Willmar's citizens and leaders could follow the biblical example of Nehemiah, who along with others worked together with God's help...
May 2, 2013 - 4:14pm
December 22, 2012
Letter: The root of evil in the world
It is with a heavy heart and much thought that I write this. Last Friday morning one person took it upon himself to end the lives of 26 innocent people, 20 of whom were not much more than babies. That one act brought our nation to a stop. One person changed the lives of all those...
December 22, 2012 - 12:00am
October 31, 2012
Letter: Don't turn from God
The fact that we are even debating the definition of marriage is just one of many telltale signs that our society is running away from God, running away from truth, and defining and understanding ourselves separate from Divine Revelation and from the God who made us. Dr.
October 31, 2012 - 9:10am
January 30, 2012
Building addition focused on children at Assembly of God Church in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- Construction is under way at the Assembly of God Church in Willmar of an education wing called the Tree House addition that's designed...
January 30, 2012 - 12:00am
August 1, 2011
August 1, 2011 - 12:00am
December 9, 2010
'A Baby Changes Everything'
WILLMAR -- The Willmar Assembly of God Church will present its 46th annual Nights of Music, "A Baby Changes Everything," at seven performances...
December 9, 2010 - 8:00am
January 20, 2010
Letter: A time for faithful dissent
As ELCA Lutherans get bullied by pastors, and pastors get bullied by bishops, let's all remember to thank God for faithful dissent. When those of the liberal persuasion (i.e.
January 20, 2010 - 12:00am
November 2, 2009
So, what now?
November 2, 2009 - 12:00am
September 11, 2009
Letter: Removing God from our lives
The United States of America, united, under God, indivisible? We all better think about the movement to remove God from our pledge, our money, our schools. It won't be long before any mention of God or having crosses in the cemetery will bring a lawsuit. People won't be able to wear...
September 11, 2009 - 12:00am
December 4, 2008
'One Bethlehem Night' opens Friday
The Willmar Assembly of God Church will present its 44th annual Nights of Music, "One Bethlehem Night," at seven performances beginning Friday...
December 4, 2008 - 12:00am