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Crosby City Council members want embattled mayor to resign after arrest on four felonies
Anglers rescued after falling through ice on northern Minnesota lakes
Minn. Republicans' cuts to health, human services include shifts into next fiscal year
Man agrees to $2 million settlement after St. Paul police biting, kicking incident
Minn. man convicted of attempted murder loses appeal centering on photo ID
Twins coach tries to help Sano take the next step
Twins' Grossman says he'll be ready by Opening Day
Peterson says he's in 'no rush' to latch onto another NFL team
Wild's slump can be blamed on just about everyone
ND native who once made 2,750 free throws in a row dies at 94
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'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
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July 17, 2014
Art hits the wall in New London
NEW LONDON — Block by block, as volunteers sponged and dabbed paint Thursday onto the looming, white exterior walls of Mord’s Hardware in...
July 17, 2014 - 10:58pm
June 29, 2014
$50K grant will further research for area doctor’s cancer work
WILLMAR — A Willmar physician is undertaking research on a new form of radiation-tagged therapy for treating prostate cancer. Dr. Tod Speer, the radiation oncologist at the Willmar Regional Cancer Center, is a co-principal investigator for the project, which was recently funded...
June 29, 2014 - 11:30pm
May 18, 2014
Demand for Rice trust fund grants still strong
WILLMAR — The need for Rice trust funds to help pay the bill for needy patients at Rice Memorial Hospital continues to outpace the money available. According to an annual report presented this month to the hospital board’s finance committee, the Rice trust awarded $53,000 in...
May 18, 2014 - 11:09pm
February 25, 2014
More college credits to be available to Willmar students
WILLMAR — Willmar Senior High has received a grant from the University of Minnesota to implement a new curriculum aimed at providing career readiness training for students. The school will be implementing a new selection of classes that will allow students to graduate with as many...
February 25, 2014 - 11:18pm
November 26, 2013
Bush Foundation awards founder’s alma mater a grant of $100,000, YME plans to build science lab
GRANITE FALLS — Archibald Bush made his first earnings by trapping muskrats, but did a lot better later in life when he became chairman of...
November 26, 2013 - 3:56am
June 25, 2013
Bremer grant to support local awareness, services for Parkinson's disease
WILLMAR -- A new website providing resources and information on Parkinson's disease is part of a recently launched initiative to make Willmar a Parkinson's-friendly community for people with the disease and their families. The effort is funded by an Otto Bremer Foundation grant to...
June 25, 2013 - 11:20pm
June 18, 2013
HUD awards housing grant to Upper Sioux Community
UPPER SIOUX COMMUNITY -- The Upper Sioux Community will receive $236,437 to address housing needs through the U.S. Housing and Urban Development Indian Housing Block Grant program. The grant is part of $13 million being distributed to Indian tribes in Minnesota.
June 18, 2013 - 11:46pm
February 5, 2013
Willmar, Minn., YMCA campaign receives major cash gift from Duininck Companies
WILLMAR — A major gift by Prinsco, Duininck Concrete and Duininck Inc. of Duininck Companies LLC has brought a capital campaign for the Kandiyohi County Area Family YMCA to over the halfway mark. The $100,000 gift from the three companies will help the Y expand its facilities to...
February 5, 2013 - 11:06pm
January 15, 2013
Grant of $105K approved for Eagle Lake, Minn., trail
By Carolyn Lange firstname.lastname@example.org WILLMAR — A $105,000 state grant has been approved to build a 1.3-mile bike trail near Eagle Lake, just north of Willmar. Kandiyohi County will provide a $35,000 matching grant. County Public Works Director Gary Danielson told the Kandiyohi Co-unty...
January 15, 2013 - 11:07pm
December 27, 2012
Funding helps Swift County, Minn., assure OHV park
APPLETON — There is optimism in Appleton that the popular off-highway vehicle park could become a long-term fixture of the local economy. Swift County recently learned that its applications for grant funds were awarded to purchase land now being leased for the Appleton Area Recreational...
December 27, 2012 - 11:07pm
December 18, 2012
Rice dental clinic in Willmar, Minn., celebrates fifth year with grant of $175K
WILLMAR — The Rice Regional Dental Clinic celebrated its fifth anniversary Tuesday with news of a major gift: the awarding of a $175,000 grant...
December 18, 2012 - 10:49pm
November 20, 2012
Shakopee Mdewakanton extend $48M loan to Lower Sioux
November 20, 2012 - 12:00am
October 5, 2012
$1.2 million in federal funds to Dawson, Minn., for industrial park project
DAWSON -- Dawson's role as an agricultural processing center in western Minnesota got a big boost Thursday, when city, state and federal officials joined to celebrate a $1.2 million federal grant that will be used to expand its industrial park. Representatives from the U.S. Department...
October 5, 2012 - 12:00am
October 4, 2012
Dawson, Minn., receives $1.2 million grant today for industrial park project
DAWSON - The city of Dawson got a big shot in the arm today when it was awarded a $1.2 million federal grant that will be used to expand its industrial park. Representatives from the U.S.
October 4, 2012 - 2:11pm
August 9, 2012
Rice gets settlement in class action
WILLMAR -- Rice Memorial Hospital has received a $500,000 settlement as part of a successful class-action suit against the U.S.
August 9, 2012 - 12:00am