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Records published June 29
Schools and students published June 29, 2017
Lost driver's license invalidated when state issues replacement
Pet of the week posted June 28, 2017
Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center finishes construction on new pavilion
Kepler, Mejia power Twins past Red Sox
Hughes rejoins Twins pitching staff
Halftime tirade product of higher expectations from United coach Adrian Heath
Tyus Jones says new teammate Jimmy Butler adds toughness to team
Ex-NFL running back Portis considered murder after losing millions
Stephen Colbert announces a week of 'Late Show' episodes from Russia
Sandy Hook families urge NBC to drop Megyn Kelly's Alex Jones interview
20 new and returning TV shows that you should check out this summer
'Bachelor in Paradise' production halted, show in question after alleged 'misconduct' on set
'Big Fish' a lovely piece of Americana at The Barn in Willmar
Pedal for Project Impact 2017: Local cyclists ride for a reason
Exhibit documents Willmar festival
Studio Hop 2017 continues today
'Sweet Land the Musical': Rural debut is tonight where movie was made
'Red, White and Tuna': Comedy opens tonight at Little Theatre in New London
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Effie S. Christenson
Elaine Ann Schnapp (Bishop)
Charles M. Serna
Delores M. Munson
Pearl Mae McIalwain
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
All-American fun: Patriotic playdough is an easy DIY for summer
Champagne: A refreshing explosion for the Fourth of July
Keillor: Partying with the engineers
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
Apple TV may be getting Amazon video app this fall
WCT Sports Show: Three things we've learned
U.S. appeals court blocks release of Guantanamo Bay force-feeding videos
WCT Sports Show: Top 10 Basketball Games of the Year
Video: State Basketball: Miracle heave sends CMCS to defeat in Class A quarters
Blane Aidan Wendt
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
February 6, 2016
A look at the history of Hockey Day Minnesota
DULUTH - From a frigid day on Baudette Bay to rain melting ice in Hermantown to a developing blizzard in Grand Rapids, weather often has played...
February 6, 2016 - 5:23pm
November 29, 2015
Video: Rep. Dean Urdahl compelled to write
Dean Urdahl, who was raised and lives in western Meeker County, is a retired history teacher/cross-country coach at New London-Spicer, a State...
November 29, 2015 - 8:58am
November 27, 2015
Decades-long BWCA fight hangs over PolyMet
The dummy hanging by its neck from the boom of a logging truck probably was reason enough for Sigurd Olson to turn around and go home. It was July 8, 1977, and tensions in northeastern Minnesota had reached a fever pitch over a proposal to carve out the Boundary Waters as a national...
November 27, 2015 - 12:16am
September 28, 2015
Video: Civil War actors bring history to life
History comes to life at the Kandiyohi Historical Society on Saturday where the 2nd Minnesota Battery Light Artillery re-enacts Civil War history...
September 28, 2015 - 7:42am
September 4, 2015
Lac qui Parle Mission reopens after storm
WATSON — The Lac qui Parle Mission reopened Thursday. The site had been closed since July 28 after a storm damaged the building and toppled trees on the site. According to a news release, contractors repaired broken rafters and re-shingled the roof. The site will remain open...
September 4, 2015 - 12:25am
August 1, 2015
Sturgis may hit 1 million visitors to mark 75 years of motorcycle rallies
STURGIS, S.D. — Half-mile motorcycle races gave the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally its start in 1938 when local Indian motorcycle dealer J.C. “Pappy”...
August 1, 2015 - 8:07am
June 26, 2015
Commentary: It is time to remember the Korean War
It was more than 65 years ago — June 25, 1950 — that North Korean tanks rolled acrossed the 38th parallel and invaded South Korea starting the Korean War. This was a war that was never officially declared, was officially referred to as a military engagement, but would become...
June 26, 2015 - 11:43pm
June 22, 2015
‘Bombs Away’ air show pays tribute to veterans Saturday in Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS — It’s not unusual to find visitors from around the country at the Fagen Fighters World War II Museum located at the Granite...
June 22, 2015 - 12:02am
June 12, 2015
Paddling through history
NEW LONDON — Actors who were so young they could not even read and veteran performers who easily belted out a song were some of the volunteers...
June 12, 2015 - 11:45pm
May 27, 2015
Guri Endreson Cabin
Roosevelt Elementary third-graders visit the Guri Endreson Cabin near Lake Solomon, which is northwest of Willmar, Wednesday. The cabin dates...
May 27, 2015 - 11:40pm
May 20, 2015
VIDEO: NLS students present "wax museum"
New London-Spicer fourth grade students researched historical and notable individuals and portrayed them in a "wax museum" presentation for parents...
May 20, 2015 - 11:49am
Bringing history to life
NEW LONDON –– Clutching a Bible and wearing a simple white sari with a blue stripe, Grace Gratton held a motionless pose as she portrayed...
May 20, 2015 - 10:47am
May 11, 2015
City of Willmar hopes preserving airport history leads to land release by FAA
WILLMAR — The city has taken steps to preserve the history of aviation in Willmar. A new kiosk dedicated to telling the story of the former...
May 11, 2015 - 12:14am
May 9, 2015
Commentary: The Lusitania's role in history
WASHINGTON—Owning a fragment of history—a Gettysburg bullet, a Coolidge campaign button—is fun, so in 1968 Gregg Bemis became an owner of the Lusitania. This 787-feet-long passenger liner has been beneath 300 feet of water off Ireland's south coast since a single...
May 9, 2015 - 2:54am