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Three Fingers Sawmill moves showroom to New London
Ask a Trooper author faces charges of going 94 in 55 zone
Hardware store to be made into shops
Joyride to provide extra sober shuttle this weekend
Feed the minnows, feed the muskies
Video: Recognizing the area’s best
Area Baseball: Nibaur, Flaig team up to no-hit Granite Falls
Stingers secure spot in playoffs
Reds hold on to outslug Twins 11-7
The Insider: Baumgarn resigns as Ridgewater football coach
Willmar library exhibit promotes its music catalog, summer reading program
Fan builds collection as a tribute to garage rock bands of the 1960s
Surreal Life: Willmar artist draws inspiration from sub consciousness
Video: Musical production of 'Fiddler on the Roof' opens at the Barn tonight
Arugula: Green & White Pizza
Video: 2015 Willmar Fests Grande Parade
Video: crowning the new Willmar Fests Ambassadors
Video: U of M Marching Band at Willmar Fests
Video: A sunny 21st Foot Lake 4
Live it: Chill out this summer with these beverage classics
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: Stay-at-home moms and their changing role
Nathan j Ridl
Muriel "Murl" Benson
Lilith Catherine Lynn Poitra
Maria S. Lara
Commentary: It is time to remember the Korean War
Editorial: Council member Christianson’s isolated city view hurts Willmar
Editorial: Willmar City Council should not try to restrict free speech
Commentary; Charleston and its politics
Commentary: What makes a heavy drinker?
June 25, 2015
Rozendaal is chair-elect of Medical Group Association
WILLMAR — Affiliated Community Medical Centers Chief Financial Officer Tom Rozendaal was recently nominated and named the incoming chair-elect for the American Medical Group Association CFO Leadership Council beginning July 1. The council is a trusted network of chief financial...
June 25, 2015 - 12:03pm
Supreme Court upholds key Obamacare insurance subsidies
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the nationwide availability of tax subsidies that are crucial to the implementation of President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law, handing a major victory to the president.
news / nation
June 25, 2015 - 9:55am
June 23, 2015
Same care, different model: Rice Hospital to begin integrated approach to intensive care
WILLMAR — The “where” of intensive care at Rice Memorial Hospital is changing this week, but not the “how.” On Wednesday the hospital will implement a new integrated approach to caring for the sickest patients — acuity-adaptable rooms incorporated within the medical and...
news / local
June 23, 2015 - 12:41am
June 11, 2015
E-cigarettes growing more popular — and poisoning more kids
ST. PAUL — Minnesota has seen a jump in the number of children poisoned by e-cigarettes and their liquid refillables, the Minnesota Department of Health said Wednesday. From 2013 to 2014, the number of e-cigarette and e-liquid poisonings among Minnesota children 5 and younger rose...
news / state
June 11, 2015 - 11:08pm
June 4, 2015
Freitag earns Certified Diabetes Educator status
WILLMAR — Jennifer Freitag, registered nurse and certified nurse practitioner with the Willmar Diabetes Center, recently passed her certification examination as a Certified Diabetes Educator through the National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators. A Certified Diabetes Educator...
June 4, 2015 - 7:02pm
May 30, 2015
Story hour gives positive message about disabilities
WILLMAR — A crowd of children filled the kids’ reading corner Friday morning at the Willmar Public Library, listening to Rep. Dave Baker read aloud to them.
news / local
May 30, 2015 - 12:03am
May 29, 2015
Rice Hospital nurses honored for making a difference in patient lives
WILLMAR — Three registered nurses at Rice Memorial Hospital were honored this past week for making a difference in the lives of their patients. The winners — Lisa McBrian, Josh Christoffers and Connie Larson — were chosen for the My Nurse Made the Difference award, given annually...
May 29, 2015 - 9:30am
May 19, 2015
Abrams joins ACMC urgent care department
WILLMAR — Affiliated Community Medical Centers in Willmar recently welcomed Dr. Scott Abrams to the team of physicians in the urgent care department. Abrams received his bachelor’s degree in biology from Augustana College in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. He earned his doctorate...
May 19, 2015 - 5:12pm
May 12, 2015
Saulsbury attends facial aesthetic symposium
WILLMAR — Jackie Saulsbury, a registered nurse employed by Aesthetics Inc., attended and participated in the 2015 Foundation for Facial Aesthetic Surgery’s Aesthetic Symposium and Exhibition in Atlanta, Georgia. The symposium was a multi-specialty program offering information,...
May 12, 2015 - 1:58pm
Divine Home Care hires Egge as RN case manager
WILLMAR — Divine Home Care has hired Kristen Egge as registered nurse case manager in the Willmar office. She will be responsible for case management for a team of clients and providing nursing services. Egge began her role in April 2015. Before joining Divine Home Care, Egge...
May 12, 2015 - 1:45pm
ACMC adds Goyal to team of hospitalists
WILLMAR — Affiliated Community Medical Centers announces that board certified internal medicine physician Dr. Pankaj Goyal will join the team of hospitalists this June. As a hospitalist, Goyal will specialize in providing focused care to hospitalized patients at Rice Memorial Hospital...
May 12, 2015 - 1:45pm
May 9, 2015
No compromise yet for MNsure, MinnesotaCare
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislators have spent hours debating the future of MNsure and MinnesotaCare, but remain far from a compromise needed to end the 2015 legislative session.
news / state
May 9, 2015 - 12:15am
May 6, 2015
Divine Home Care names Aakre marketing manager
WILLMAR — Divine Home Care has hired Samantha Aakre as marketing manager. She will be responsible for managing advertising, marketing and promotional activities for the company. Also, she will be responsible for maintenance of company website and social media platforms. Aakre joined...
May 6, 2015 - 12:46am
Tiadjeri is new OB/GYN with ACMC-Willmar
WILLMAR — Affiliated Community Medical Center announces the addition of Dr. Laamy Tiadjera as new OB/GYN to meet the health care needs of women in Willmar and surrounding communities. She will begin seeing patients at ACMC-Willmar in June. Tiadjeri recently completed her obstetrics...
May 6, 2015 - 12:45am
April 24, 2015
Speaker to discuss early-onset Alzheimer’s
WILLMAR — Diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease at age 46, Sandy Oltz, of St. Cloud, was one of the real-life consultants who helped bring authenticity for the movie “Still Alice” that led to a recent Oscar for actress Julianne Moore. Oltz will be the guest speaker...
news / local
April 24, 2015 - 11:46pm