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Willmar Public Library Children's Matinee
Grant application for Robbins Island playground raises questions on city role
Cameras could be the next weapon against aquatic invasive species
Kerkhoven pilot dies in Wisconsin plane crash
Two killed in Minnesota crash leave behind total of seven children
Fast start propels Stingers past Waterloo
Peterson sets sights on another NFL record
Zimmer grateful for contract extension
Vikings expectations as high as a clear sky
Greenway enters his 11th and final training camp
Judge dismisses 29 claims to late musician Prince's estate
Small town Lake Lillian gears up for big time production
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Charles "Jim" Syverson
Chris H. Nissen
Anita "Ricky" G. Hoyt
Will: The path ahead for Hillary Clinton
Commentary: For Trump to Lose, GOP must let Clinton win
Commentary: Trump: Seeking victory through fear
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
April 6, 2013
A man comes around
A beaten Mark Foss figured he’d finally found rock bottom in the back of a police car in April 2002, heading to prison for the third time....
April 6, 2013 - 12:19am
March 15, 2013
Regional SWAT trains for dangerous calls in rural areas
HANCOCK — A December shooting at a Connecticut elementary school brought home the reality that crime can strike in rural areas and small towns....
March 15, 2013 - 10:59pm
February 21, 2013
BNSF train engines derail Wednesday night in Hancock
HANCOCK -- Two Burlington Northern Santa Fe train engines went off the tracks in Hancock, Minn. on the evening of Wednesday, Feb. 20 while trying...
February 21, 2013 - 10:02am
December 19, 2012
$5.4M school bond approved by voters in Hancock, Minn.
HANCOCK -- Voters in the Hancock school district have overwhelming approved a $5.4 million bond referendum. There were 196 "yes" votes and 36 "no" votes cast in Tuesday's balloting. The funds will be used to construct an addition of six classrooms with an elevator, total renovation...
December 19, 2012 - 1:16pm
August 24, 2012
Prep Football: 'She shows no fear'
HANCOCK -- Hancock football coach Chad Christianson's team was scrimmaging Wheaton last week when the coach turned to his freshman defensive...
August 24, 2012 - 12:19am
April 2, 2012
Garage fire claims life of Hancock, Minn., man
A garage fire Sunday has claimed the life of a Hancock, Minn., man. The Stevens County Sheriff's Office responded to a garage fire about 7:08...
April 2, 2012 - 1:50pm
January 16, 2012
Missing Hancock, Minn., woman found after disappearing Sunday in S.D.
A Hancock, Minn., woman, who went missing Sunday near Hot Springs, S.D., has been found. The the Morris Sun-Tribune and Rapid City Journal...
January 16, 2012 - 12:45pm
September 24, 2011
3,600 CenterPoint Energy customers from Benson to Morris left without natural gas
MINNEAPOLIS -- Natural gas service to about 3,600 CenterPoint Energy customers from Benson to Morris was disrupted Friday when farm equipment hit a pipeline in the Cyrus area. The outage includedthe towns of Benson, Hancock and Morris. According to a news release from CenterPoint...
September 24, 2011 - 12:00am
September 23, 2011
Natural gas outage affects 3,600 customers from Benson to Morris, Minn.
MINNEAPOLIS -- CenterPoint Energy is responding tonight to a natural gas outage affecting approximately 3,600 customers in the Cyrus area. The outage includes the towns of Benson, Hancock and Morris. Crews are expected to work throughout the evening and weekend to restore service. The...
September 23, 2011 - 5:49pm
August 31, 2011
Hancock too much for KMS
KERKHOVEN -- Ken-dra Schmidgall had 25 kills and four ace blocks and setter Shae Brown had 23 set assists in Hancock's 25-12, 25-8, 25-11 sweep...
August 31, 2011 - 12:35am
March 21, 2011
Hancock girls finish fourth at state
ST. PAUL -- Charlotte Overbye tossed in 21 points and Mountain Irton-Buhl rebounded from a lopsided loss in the Class A semifinals on Friday to beat Hancock 61-45 in the third-place game of the state girls basketball tournament at Concordia College. Despite outrebounding Mountain...
March 21, 2011 - 12:00am
March 19, 2011
Hancock finishes fourth at state
ST. PAUL - For the second straight day, Hancock's normally reliable free-throw shooting didn't show up and the Owls fell to Mountain Iron-Buhl 61-45 in the third-place game of the Class A state girls basketball tournament at Concordia College. Hancock shot 73 percent from the charity...
March 19, 2011 - 12:09pm
Saturday's Area Schedule
Girls Basketball CLASS A STATE TOURNAMENT Third Place at Concordia University, St. Paul Hancock vs. Mountain Iron-Buhl, 10 a.m.
March 19, 2011 - 12:00am
Hancock's title hopes dashed
MINNEAPOLIS -- Maranatha Christian Academy spoiled Hancock's first state title hopes since 1997, outlasting the Owls 60-57 in double overtime in the Class A state girls basketball semifinals Friday at Target Center. Hancock (27-3) will play Mountain Iron-Buhl for third place at 10...
March 19, 2011 - 12:00am
March 18, 2011
Hancock girls lose in 2 OT's at state
MINNEAPOLIS - Maranatha Christian Academy spoiled Hancock's state title dreams on Friday, outlasting the Owls 60-57 in double overtime in the Class A semifinal at Target Center. Hancock (27-3), which upset top-ranked Goodhue in the quarterfinals on Thursday, will play for third...
March 18, 2011 - 2:16pm