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U.S. court puts Obamacare case on hold until Trump takes office
Abe to become first Japanese PM to visit Pearl Harbor
Dog found in rubble of downtown Sioux Falls building 48 hours after it collapsed
Willmar police officer escapes injury in early-morning rollover crash
Olivia woman injured in Highway 71 crash
Dragons place third at own invite
Aus, Struxness earning big rodeo wins, cash
Card gymnast place third at Becker
Gophers accept bid to Holiday Bowl in San Diego Dec. 27
Slagter paces Cards at Monticello invite
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'
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
Around our region published Nov. 30
Dorothy M. Peterson
Helen W. Olson
Virginia L. Anderson
Ronald J. Fernholz
Roger K. Straight
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
November 1, 2016
Divine Home Care trick-or-treat
Students who attend school in the New London-Spicer school district but live in Willmar all ride the same bus to be dropped off in town. Divine...
November 1, 2016 - 8:56am
October 31, 2016
Willmar Nite and Noon Lions host Haunted House
Willmar Nite and Noon Lions hosted the Deegers Freak Show haunted house Sunday night at the Kandiyohi Fair Grounds. Noon, Nite Lions and some...
October 31, 2016 - 8:15am
Remembering the Halloween Blizzard of 1991
It started snowing on Halloween night and didn’t stop for four days. The Halloween Blizzard. The Megastorm. The big one. Thundersnow and gale-force...
October 31, 2016 - 6:54am
October 30, 2016
Good and gruesome: Halloween feast can be enjoyed by all ages
Counting down the days to Halloween, I knew I had to get cracking on planning our themed treats and dinner. While I usually have a good time...
October 30, 2016 - 6:30am
October 27, 2016
Election's viral stars a hit for Halloween
NEW YORK—With the U.S. election just days away, Americans can expect to see an occasional "nasty woman" and "basket of deplorables" knocking...
October 27, 2016 - 2:54pm
October 21, 2016
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
Halloween is almost here, and I was feeling a little guilty because I haven't put up a single decoration in the house. There are two reasons...
October 21, 2016 - 1:59pm
November 2, 2015
UPDATE: Minnesota child fabricated story about finding needle in Halloween candy
The report received by the Brainerd Police Department on Sunday of a needle found in Halloween candy has been determined to be false. The...
November 2, 2015 - 4:35pm
November 1, 2015
Ryley Gulbranson helps his grandparents, Gary and Jodie Gulbranson, dismantle their annual Halloween display Sunday at the corner of 6th Street...
November 1, 2015 - 9:32pm
5-year-old trick-or-treater dies after being struck by car in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS — A 5-year-old boy who had been out trick-or-treating was killed after he was struck by a car in North Minneapolis on Saturday night. Police were called to the area of Knox Avenue North and Victory Memorial Parkway around 9:25 p.m. by a report of a motor vehicle incident...
November 1, 2015 - 4:35pm
October 31, 2015
Video: Divine Home Staff no Grinch when it comes to Halloween
Costumed as Dr. Seuss characters, the staff at Devine Home on 2nd Street SW in downtown Willmar greeted students at the New London-Spicer bus stop on Thursday with packages of Halloween treats.
October 31, 2015 - 12:00am
Video: Home Day Care Moms Treat Kids at Miller Park
Five Home Day Care moms in Willmar's southwest neighborhood all walked their children to Miller Park on Kandiyohi Avenue for Halloween Treats on Friday morning on the tennis courts.
October 31, 2015 - 12:00am
October 30, 2015
VIDEO & PHOTOS: Tricks and treats
Dr. Seuss characters, including Thing 1, 2, 3 and 4 (all in red), from Devine Home Care across the street, surprise New London-Spicer students...
October 30, 2015 - 11:22pm
Video: The cheerful faces of Halloween
Office workers at the Kandiyohi County Health and Human Services Building in Willmar were treated to a medley of Halloween tunes by the marching YMCA Day Care kids who occupy a corner romper-room in the lower floor.
October 30, 2015 - 1:47pm
Large asteroid to make close approach to Earth on Halloween
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - A large asteroid that scientists only discovered this month will make a relatively close approach to Earth on Saturday, astronomers say, providing one of the best opportunities in years to gather data about a passing space rock. The asteroid, estimated...
October 30, 2015 - 1:27pm
October 29, 2015
Video: Meet You at the Park for Scary Fun
Halloween is a fine time to be with your special friends.
October 29, 2015 - 7:18am