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Some Minn. farmers worry as trade deals take a hit in presidential race
Poor exercise habits may follow teens into adulthood
Crash landing feared as Europe's Mars lander still silent
Suspects face first-degree murder charges in Minnesotan's beheading
NSA contractor to face espionage charges for alleged data theft
Wild stay unbeaten at home, trip up Maple Leafs
Section 5A could be dogfight as postseason looms
WCT daily schedule
Ridgewater takes two on Crossover's first day
Willmar riding win streak into postseason
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
Lady Gaga to perfom Super Bowl halftime show
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
As 2017 looms, time to review your Medicare coverage
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
The prairie chicken is featured on Northland Outdoors TV
Fast food influence kids' soda and calorie choices
Arnold "Arnie" Muench
Alveda B. Myhre
Jim Vossen letter: Viable solutions for MNsure
Corrine Nelson letter: Help the U.S. rise from its decay
Tomi Pirrotta letter: Why this voter is with Dave
Jim Van Der Pol letter: Falk supports public education
Mark McNally letter: Westrom is a friend of education
September 30, 2016
A story that has 'to be told'
When it comes to the Holocaust, retired Willmar history teacher Bill Borth might be the preeminent voice on the topic in the region. And it's...
September 30, 2016 - 4:00pm
September 16, 2016
Will: Putin's post-factual politics
"In the walls of the cubicle there were three orifices. ... Similar slits existed in thousands or tens of thousands throughout the building....
September 16, 2016 - 11:13pm
September 11, 2016
U.S. honors 9/11 victims 15 years after attacks
NEW YORK—Americans commemorated the 15th anniversary of the Sept.
September 11, 2016 - 9:46pm
August 27, 2016
New London depot makes another historic move
NEW LONDON—Built in 1886 and moved in 1976, the original New London train depot made another historic move Friday. It should be the last....
August 27, 2016 - 8:39am
August 26, 2016
Video: Moving history down the road
NEW LONDON -- Built in 1886 and moved in 1976, the original New London train depot made another historic move Friday. It should be the last....
August 26, 2016 - 8:05pm
August 25, 2016
Small town Maynard has big story to tell
MAYNARD—At the turn of the last century, Willmar's economic rival to the west was the bustling town of Maynard. With five grain elevators,...
August 25, 2016 - 8:35pm
August 4, 2016
Historic New London train depot ready to depart
NEW LONDON—A train depot built in 1886 as a transportation landmark in New London will be moving again. This will be the second move for...
August 4, 2016 - 6:14pm
July 3, 2016
Still time to visit Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall replica in Willmar
WILLMAR -- The traveling Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall replica remains available for viewing 24/7 through teardown Tuesday morning. It was...
July 3, 2016 - 4:57pm
June 10, 2016
High hopes for Hotel Sacred Heart now on National Register of Historic Places
SACRED HEART — Once celebrated as “The Renville County Radisson,’’ the Hotel Sacred Heart served travelers riding the passenger trains...
June 10, 2016 - 11:28pm
May 19, 2016
New archive, display offers look at The Barn Theatre’s colorful history
The Barn is in phase two of a nearly $1 million renovation to increase its viability for future generations. But on the second floor of the downtown...
May 19, 2016 - 11:09am
May 12, 2016
Walking theater event offers a look at the stories that shaped Appleton
The “Spirit of Appleton’’ is filled with song, dance, humor and lots of drama. A cast of nearly 50 community and area residents will perform...
May 12, 2016 - 9:38am
April 20, 2016
Team to explore Lac qui Parle County’s history
MADISON — People have made what we know as Minnesota their home since the last glaciers retreated, but we know very little about these first...
April 20, 2016 - 11:48pm
Commentary: Histories that should be secret
When President Obama departed this week for Saudi Arabia, an incubator of the 9/11 attacks, he left behind a dispute about government secrecy....
April 20, 2016 - 12:00am
February 25, 2016
First woman to hold rank of brigadier general in Minnesota National Guard
Air Force Col. Sandra Best will make history today when she is promoted to brigadier general, becoming the first female officer to hold such...
February 25, 2016 - 2:01pm
February 13, 2016
Bungled St. Paul hanging was Minnesota’s last execution
ST. PAUL — It took William F. Williams more than 14 excruciating minutes to die when he was hanged Feb. 13, 1906 in the basement of Ramsey...
February 13, 2016 - 9:00am