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Minnesota's 2014 top teacher uses experience to help other educators --EMDASH-- and parents
MN chief justice worries about legislative budget plans
Prairie Woods Environmental Center Earth Day 2017
American Crystal Sugar offers bonuses if labor deal set by May 22
Push continues to enlist customers for Kandiyohi County broadband project
The Wild didn't get the job done
Wild couldn't produce in playoffs
Blues oust Wild on Paajarvi OT goal
Local Roundup: Cards tennis team clips Litchfield
Bulldogs down Jags
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Carrie Fisher won't appear in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Hollywood's Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner file for divorce
MTV to revive reality series 'Fear Factor'
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
'Kitchen Witches': Comedy opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar chain of lakes focus of Wednesday's public meeting
Earth Day 2017 celebrated April 22 in west central Minnesota
'Camper Cabins' guide to great outdoors
James Francis Grossman
Marvin I. Braegelman
Janice Seime Schei
Orville E. Lien
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Cartoonist Opinions published April 22
Commentary: Our newspaper is adjusting with some changes
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
October 7, 2016
Horror in Haiti as Hurricane Matthew death toll surges to 842
CHANTAL, Haiti - Hurricane Matthew's trail of destruction in Haiti stunned those viewing the aftermath on Friday, with the number of dead soaring...
October 7, 2016 - 1:11pm
October 5, 2016
Hurricane prompts Americans to flee coastal areas, lay in supplies
MIAMI/CHARLESTON, S.C. (Reuters) - People along the southeast U.S. coast fled inland, stocked up on groceries and queued for gasoline on Wednesday...
October 5, 2016 - 9:19pm
October 4, 2016
Hurricane Matthew slams into western Haiti with deadly waves
LES CAYES, Haiti — The fiercest Caribbean storm in almost a decade ripped into Haiti's southwestern peninsula early Tuesday, with 145...
October 4, 2016 - 12:43pm
October 3, 2016
Potentially 'catastrophic' hurricane bears down on Haiti; may hit U.S. Thursday
LES CAYES, Haiti - - Hurricane Matthew headed for Haiti on Monday, where towns and villages braced for "catastrophic" floods and mudslides that...
October 3, 2016 - 11:42pm
December 10, 2011
Willmar, Minn., women take mission trip to help repair country rocked by earthquake
When Becky Armstrong signed up for a mission trip to Haiti, she thought she had an idea of what to expect. Devastated by a severe earthquake...
December 10, 2011 - 12:53am
September 11, 2010
Paddling for a better life in Haiti
Last February, cousins Michael Gutschenritter of Wisconsin and Louis Gutschenritter of Georgia began planning a canoe trip from the Mississippi...
September 11, 2010 - 12:00am
April 1, 2010
Mission trip sends local physician to hospital in Haiti's north
WILLMAR -- It was dark when Dr.
April 1, 2010 - 12:00am
March 6, 2010
Editorial: Americans still have much to be thankful for
Thanks to the worst economic recession since the Great Depression, the past couple of years have really been tough on Americans. People have lost their jobs, their homes and all or major shares of their retirement savings. With the unemployment rate hovering around 10 percent, most...
March 6, 2010 - 12:00am
February 27, 2010
Meals for people of Haiti
February 27, 2010 - 12:00am
February 24, 2010
Adoption cases reflect desperation
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- Foreigners detained, Haitians enraged, children caught in the middle: The scenario that played out this week echoed...
February 24, 2010 - 12:00am
February 23, 2010
Rapid City eighth-graders' fundraiser makes Bemidji-Haiti connection
BEMIDJI -- Students at Oak Hills Christian College in Bemidji have a long tradition of spring break mission outreach trips. This spring, the plan was to work in Jamaica. After the Jan. 12 earthquake in Haiti, those plans abruptly changed. When the students take off March 5, they...
February 23, 2010 - 12:00am
February 6, 2010
From Haiti to Litchfield; Fauberson comes home
LITCHFIELD -- The sound of two little boys squealing with laughter as they run as fast as they can go on a hardwood floor explodes through Katy...
February 6, 2010 - 12:00am
Helping hand reaches to Haiti
PRINSBURG -- A helping hand from west central Minnesota reaches all the way to the north coast of Haiti, where it is aiding the relief efforts for orphaned children along with victims of the earthquake. Volunteers and staff at the Children of the Promise orphanage near Cap-Haïtien...
February 6, 2010 - 12:00am
January 30, 2010
Children of the Promise
A donation drive Friday at Cash Wise Foods in Willmar gathered items for the Children of the Promise orphanage in Haiti. Bud and Jan Bonmema,...
January 30, 2010 - 12:00am
January 29, 2010
Willmar physician to depart this week for Haiti
WILLMAR -- Dr. Kevin Unger of Willmar will leave early Saturday for a weeklong mission trip to Haiti. Unger, a urologist at Affiliated Community...
January 29, 2010 - 12:00am