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With Dakota Access in limbo, more Bakken crude to move on trains
KMS Marching Saints perform today
Rep. Miller to conduct health insurance meeting Dec. 13 in Olivia
Merkel ally threatens Facebook with fines over online hate speech
Willmar council discusses whether adequate details shared on possible housing project
Cards 3-0 after victory over Dassel-Cokato
Cardinal girls can't hold off Northern Lakes
Gophers slip past New Jersey team to go to 8-1
Becker hands Card girls first loss
Spurs make it 13-0 on road, take down Wolves
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'
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Ronald A. Olson
Luella O. Carlson
Janet L. Pearson
Marsall Kim Brinton
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
February 28, 2015
ACGC to start school before Labor Day
GROVE CITY — Students in the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School District will be starting school before Labor Day this fall, it was decided at Monday’s school board meeting. The ACGC School Board voted unanimously during the meeting to approve a calendar that includes the earlier...
February 28, 2015 - 9:06am
February 18, 2015
‘Where there’s a Wilner, there’s a way’
GROVE CITY — Just days after becoming paralyzed in an accident, doctors told Annie Wilner-Miller that her condition was permanent and she would...
February 18, 2015 - 11:57pm
December 25, 2014
A 30-year-old Grove City tradition
Jean Hanson checks the temperature of the roasted turkey (“176 degrees”) prior to carving it at the 30th annual Grove City Community Christmas Dinner, held at Trinity Lutheran Church. Pastor Patrick Ziems said invitations were sent to every household in the Grove City area with...
December 25, 2014 - 11:48pm
December 8, 2014
Litchfield man killed, six injured in crash Sunday on icy roads
GROVE CITY — A Litchfield man was killed, and six others were injured, in a two-vehicle head-on accident Sunday night on icy roads on U.S. Highway 12 in Meeker County. The accident was reported at 6:22 p.m. Sunday on Highway 12 and 515th Avenue in Acton Township between Atwater...
December 8, 2014 - 9:11pm
Litchfield man killed Sunday night on icy road west of Grove City
GROVE CITY -- A Litchfield man was killed, and six others were injured, in a two-vehicle head-on accident Sunday night on icy roads on U.S. Highway 12 in Meeker County. The accident was reported at 6:22 p.m. Sunday on Highway 12 and 515th Avenue in Acton Township between...
December 8, 2014 - 8:10am
November 5, 2014
Six towns give Sunday liquor a thumbs-up
WILLMAR –– It may be easier to get a drink on Sundays in a half-dozen west central Minnesota cities. Voters in Maynard, Regal, Atwater,...
November 5, 2014 - 11:38pm
Grove City Clerk wins seat on council
GROVE CITY –– The Grove City Clerk will have to give up her job if she wants to accept the position on the City Council she won in a two-way race Tuesday. Melissa Bergstrom said it’s “more than likely” she will accept the elected position but was not ready to make a final...
November 5, 2014 - 11:30pm
Municipal election results
The following are election results for municipal posts in selected cities in the region. Results are reported from the Secretary of State’s website and local officials, and they are unofficial until canvassing boards meet. The unofficial winners are marked with an asterisk. Details...
November 5, 2014 - 11:18pm
Urdahl posts two-to-one advantage to keep District 18A seat
Republican Dean Urdahl, Grove City, was coasting to victory in his campaign for a seventh term in the Minnesota House of Representatives for District 18A. Unofficial vote tallies from the Secretary of State showed the incumbent with 9,966 votes to 4,808 votes for his DFL challenger,...
November 5, 2014 - 2:48am
October 30, 2014
Records published Oct. 31
Three people injured as result of collision with tractor in Grove City GROVE CITY — A woman and two children suffered injuries as the result of a collision with a tractor Wednesday evening in rural Grove City. Alysa Bergstrom, 35, of Grove City was driving eastbound around 6:43...
October 30, 2014 - 10:59pm
Three people injured as result of collision with tractor in Grove City
GROVE CITY-- A woman and two children sustained injuries as the result of a collision with a tractor Wednesday evening in rural Grove City. Alysa Bergstrom, 35, of Grove City was driving eastbound around 6:43 p.m. in a GMC Yukon on Meeker County Road 16, just west of 518th...
October 30, 2014 - 9:54am
October 9, 2014
Road rage assault convict sentenced
LITCHFIELD — The 58-year-old man who attacked two people last November in a road rage incident on U.S. Highway 12 west of Grove City was sentenced Thursday in Meeker County District Court to 10 years of probation and a total of 63 months of prison time was stayed. William Richard...
October 9, 2014 - 11:45pm
October 5, 2014
Sunday liquor: Issue on the ballot in several communities
MAYNARD –– It’s 3 p.m. on a Wednesday afternoon and nearly all of the stools around the U-shaped bar at Moldy’s in Maynard are full. It’s...
October 5, 2014 - 10:23pm
September 30, 2014
ACGC wins national Blue Ribbon education award
GROVE CITY – The Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School District was named a National Blue Ribbon School today by the U.S. Department of Education. The recognition is for improvements in the K-6 grades for closing the achievement gaps among student subgroups. ACGC is one of eight...
September 30, 2014 - 5:08pm
September 22, 2014
ACGC approves preliminary levy
GROVE CITY –– Paying off the mortgage could mean a 34 percent reduction in the 2015 school levy for taxpayers in the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School District. The board certified a preliminary levy of $1.5 million at its meeting Monday. Last year it was $2.3 million. Business...
September 22, 2014 - 11:19pm