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Chris Wallace to Reince Priebus: 'You Don't Get to Tell Us What to Do'
Box Office: 'Lego Batman' flies high over 'Great Wall,' 'Fist Fight'
Five injured in Pope County head-on crash with ambulance
Restarting out of bankruptcy, company revives former MN mining operation
Woman, 56, dies when hit by train in Detroit Lakes
Jacobs: A new bird mystery for a new week
Cook: 'Boat Show' a mirror of life in the North
Dokken:Fee hike for hunting, fishing licenses faces uphill battle in Minn.
Kamloops rainbows and coho salmon provide early-morning action near the French River
Zucker, Dubnyk lead Wild past Predators
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Driving a hard bargain for taxes
States' rights? Not so much, when it comes to retirement savings
Murder and Mayhem are hers to tell in Redwood County
Fagen Fighters Museum in Granite Falls listed as a top Minnesota attraction
The many meanings of Valentine's Day
Lorraine "Lolly" Marlys Thompson
Daniel P. Schaefbauer
Gloria A. Schroeder
Dwaine B. Weber
Marlow W. Hanson
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
September 26, 2012
Prettner Solon makes Capitol parachuting first
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Lt. Gov. Yvonne Prettner Solon said her first parachute jump was peaceful. At least it was after the initial fear of jumping...
September 26, 2012 - 12:00am
March 2, 2012
Letter: Golden Oval saga continues
Remember Midwest Investors of Renville? That became Golden Oval Eggs, which morphed into The New Midwest Company. I've tried to forget, but a trustee service company keeps sending me letters, with ever more depressing news. A very brief history. In 1994 farmers invested in a new...
March 2, 2012 - 12:00am
April 12, 2011
Reyes shoulder injury ends his Golden Glove bid
Willmar's Santos Reyes saw his bid for an Upper Midwest Golden Gloves boxing title snuffed when his shoulder popped out in the second round of the 123-pound semifinal on Saturday at Walker. Facing 2009 champion Brad Heroff, Reyes started well by winning the first round on the card...
April 12, 2011 - 12:00am
March 30, 2011
Willmar club at Region IV Golden Gloves
Willmar's Santos Reyes was unopposed at 123 pounds at the Region IV Boxing Tournament at Wadena on Saturday. He advances to the Golden Gloves State Tournament April 19 in Walker to defend his 2010 title. Also at the Wadena armory, Fernando Zavala gave up 10 pounds but won the 80-pound...
March 30, 2011 - 12:00am
January 17, 2011
DeNiro honored for life's work; 'Social Network' takes best drama at Globes
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.
January 17, 2011 - 12:00am
November 18, 2010
'Golden Age of Radio' a perfect fit for talented duo
Back in the day when Bing Crosby began crooning, the Lone Ranger began galloping, and Whoopee John began oompahing, it was all radio. Radio...
November 18, 2010 - 8:00am
May 15, 2010
Benson seniors get dressed up for the time-honored tradition
No different than when he first started courting her 58 years ago, Stan Vollan knows that live music and an opportunity to dance are what his...
May 15, 2010 - 12:00am
September 19, 2009
Letter: Golden Oval's empty promises
Well, we are well into September, and I and the other former owners of Golden Oval are wondering. First, we wonder about the history of "value-added." Remember, it was a big buzz-phrase that showed up in the 1980s, hung around through the '90s, then hung it up not long ago. There...
September 19, 2009 - 12:00am
March 25, 2009
Willmar Boxing Club loses close bouts
Willmar Boxing Club members Ben Dols of Kerkhoven and Dave Hammerschmidt of Redwood Falls each lost action-packed fights at Fergus Falls on Saturday. Dols, 17, at 185 pounds, lost a split decision to Jon Gaier of St. Cloud, though it appeared Dols landed the majority of the punches. Hammerschmidt,...
March 25, 2009 - 11:34pm
February 10, 2009
Letter: Deluded by Golden Oval
While watching the evening news, a story about JAL'S chief executive officer came on. JAL is a billion-dollar Japanese airline, which like most companies is having a tough time making a profit. The reaction of JAL's chief to shrinking returns was to take a pay cut down to $90,000,...
February 10, 2009 - 12:00am
January 27, 2009
Letter: Leveraged into insolvency
In 1994 Golden Oval was started as a farmer-owned co-op to add value to members' corn.
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am
December 16, 2008
Golden Oval Eggs of Renville sells assets to Iowa egg producer and processor
Iowa company to acquire assets of Golden Oval Eggs RENVILLE -- Rembrandt Enterprises Inc., an egg producer and processor with facilities in...
December 16, 2008 - 9:37am