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Trump's labor pick sends early warning sign to worker advocates
Records published Dec. 9
New London man to serve eight years for meth sale
For U.S. veterans, pipeline protest promises to galvanize activism
Trump could privatize nation's air traffic controllers
Tough night on ice
Morris/CA boys down Lakers in OT
Card slow, then stop, St. Cloud Tech
LQPV rebounds in second half, wins in OT
Cards warm up for Classic with win over Rocori
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'
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Cindy K Skaalerud Pasatiempo
Henry "Hank" Weseman
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Letter: Letter writer isn't from Willmar
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
November 30, 2016
Age discrimination lawsuit dismissed against Montevideo hospital
MONTEVIDEO — A 63-year-old woman's age discrimination lawsuit against Chippewa County-Montevideo Hospital has been dismissed. According to court filings, Linda Nelson and the hospital mutually agreed Oct. 3 to dismiss the case in Chippewa County District Court with no in-court...
November 30, 2016 - 5:43am
April 12, 2016
Transgender bathroom bill generates emotional testimony, but little else
ST. PAUL — A proposal to require transgender people to use the bathroom of their birth sex drew passionate testimony from both sides at the Minnesota Legislature Tuesday, but appears to be dead for the year. The measure, similar to controversial bills passed in states such as North...
April 12, 2016 - 11:10pm
February 4, 2015
Legislative committee will hold hearing Monday in Willmar: Propane affordability focus of public testimony
WILLMAR — Public testimony on a bill aimed at increasing propane supplies and making energy more affordable in Greater Minnesota will be taken Monday morning in Willmar when the Job Growth and Energy Affordability Committee conducts a hearing here. The 9:30 a.m. hearing will be...
February 4, 2015 - 11:20pm
December 3, 2014
Kandiyohi County truth in taxation hearing set for 6 p.m. Thursday
WILLMAR -- A truth in taxation hearing to discuss the proposed 2015 Kandiyohi County budget will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday The public hearing will be held in the Kandiyohi County Commissioner’s meeting room on the second floor of the Health and Human Services Building, 2200...
December 3, 2014 - 4:19pm
August 4, 2014
Olivia man demands hearing to challenge charges leveled against him
WILLMAR — Matthew James Wrobleski, 40, of Olivia, appeared Monday in Kandiyohi County District Court on felony charges of receiving stolen property and offering a forged check. He demanded a hearing to challenge the charges, which will be held September 10. Kandiyohi County charged...
August 4, 2014 - 11:24pm
May 2, 2014
Meeting Preview: Council sets hearing on Jennie-O tax increment plan
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council will conduct a public hearing at 7:02 p.m. Monday to consider approving a tax increment financing plan for Jennie-O Turkey Store’s corporate office expansion project. State law allows cities, counties, and development authorities to use tax...
May 2, 2014 - 11:41pm
January 13, 2014
N.D. hearing on terrorizing charges postponed for white supremacist Cobb
CARSON, N.D. – Court hearings have been postponed from Monday to Wednesday for a white supremacist and another man accused of terrorizing residents of Leith with loaded firearms in November.
January 13, 2014 - 10:38am
January 21, 2012
Delbert Huber omnibus hearing is Monday
WILLMAR -- Delbert Edwin Huber, 81, the rural Paynesville man indicted on first-degree murder charges is scheduled for an omnibus hearing Monday morning before District Judge Michael J. Thompson. Huber and his son, Timothy John Huber, 45, were indicted by a Kandiyohi County grand...
January 21, 2012 - 12:00am
December 11, 2011
Willmar, Minn., School Board to meet Monday for workshop, tax hearing
WILLMAR -- The Willmar School Board will conduct its annual Truth in Taxation hearing at 6 p.m. Monday in the board room on the first floor of the Willmar Education and Arts Center. The board will also conduct a workshop session beginning at 4 p.m. Monday. The board will meet with...
December 11, 2011 - 8:00am
June 23, 2011
State budget shutdown funding hearing ends, judge lectures state leaders
Update 4:30 p.m.
June 23, 2011 - 4:09pm
January 20, 2011
Transit goals for the state spelled out at hearing
WILLMAR -- Preserving the state's existing transit system is the top goal listed in a proposed Greater Minnesota Transit Investment Plan. The plan was the subject of a statewide public hearing Wednesday that was conducted through a live video conference between all the Minnesota...
January 20, 2011 - 12:00am
November 22, 2010
Update: Both sides questioned hard during ballot hearing at Supreme Court
Update 4:30 p.m.
November 22, 2010 - 11:02am
October 16, 2010
Hearing delayed for another defendant in shooting incident
WILLMAR -- A hearing has been delayed until next month for a Willmar man charged for his alleged role in the attempted murder of a peace officer. An omnibus hearing for Adrian Salinas, who is 19 but will turn 20 in a couple weeks, had been scheduled for Friday. Assistant Kandiyohi...
October 16, 2010 - 12:00am
June 29, 2010
Kagan says Pentagon recruiters had Harvard access
UPDATED 11:00 A.M. WASHINGTON -- Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan told her confirmation hearings today the Pentagon's recruiters had access...
June 29, 2010 - 11:00am
June 22, 2010
25-year-old Willmar man pleads not guilty in shaken baby case
WILLMAR -- Travis Dean Ryks, 25, of Willmar, pleaded not guilty Monday to a first-degree assault charge for allegedly shaking a 2-month-old baby...
June 22, 2010 - 12:00am