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Decision nearing on highway route in wye project around Willmar, Minn.
Rail bypass funding, realignment loom large as Kandiyohi County concerns
Cyber attacks disrupt PayPal, Twitter, other sites
Willmar man charged with indecent exposure at the library
5 injured in Stearns County accident
College Volleyball: No. 3 Ridgewater strong in Crossover
From ND to the pros, Carson Wentz wins over Philly
WNBA admits big L.A. basket shouldn't have counted
NFL Previews: Vikings’ Bradford returns to Philly
Junior Hockey: Sloppy WarHawks fall to New Ulm
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
Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
An Epic journey
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
Harold L. Wieber
Paul E. Biermann
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
April 7, 2015
Stagecoach to roll from Letcher, South Dakota, to Japan
LETCHER, S.D. -- Children in Japan will soon experience what it was like to ride in a stagecoach in the Old West. Hansen Wheel and Wagon...
April 7, 2015 - 7:00am
February 19, 2015
Legends, myths and memories to form basis of original play about history of New London
NEW LONDON — As the story goes, New London’s notorious prankster lit the fuse on an empty — and totally harmless — stick of dynamite...
February 19, 2015 - 11:52pm
American volunteers bled and led way to WW1 100 years ago
(Reuters) - Missing from chapters on World War One in most U.S. textbooks is the name of Edward Mandell Stone, a 27-year-old Harvard graduate...
February 19, 2015 - 7:00am
December 3, 2014
Video: Women who paved the way: Willmar 8
Here is a video from the November presentation by the Willmar 8 at the MinnWest Technology Campus in Willmar.
December 3, 2014 - 11:56am
November 20, 2014
New London man managed hotline to Moscow during time of Kennedy assassination
NEW LONDON — Conspiracy theories of all flavors still flourish in the wake of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination 51 years ago....
November 20, 2014 - 9:52am
November 9, 2014
The long, incredible walk of Ole Knudsen
NEW LONDON –– With his shoulders bent slightly forward under the weight of a heavy burden borne on his back, and brown work hat tugged down...
November 9, 2014 - 10:54pm
September 15, 2014
Wally Gustafson: Witness to surrender of Japan aboard USS Missouri recalls somber event
WILLMAR — Tell Bob Halvorson a war story or two, and there is no telling where it might get you. It got Wally Gustafson aboard the nuclear-powered...
September 15, 2014 - 12:03am
August 27, 2014
Town tries to save icons
SACRED HEART — There’s hope in Sacred Heart that two of the community’s historic icons can be saved. Last week, the Sacred Heart Area...
August 27, 2014 - 10:50pm
July 8, 2014
Historic suspension bridge will be saved: Granite Falls awards bid to restore pedestrian bridge over Minnesota River
GRANITE FALLS — A historic pedestrian bridge that spans the Minnesota River in downtown Granite Falls will be saved. Granite Falls City Council...
July 8, 2014 - 11:03pm
Historic, suspension bridge will be saved over Minnesota River in Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS — An historic, pedestrian bridge that spans the Minnesota River in downtown Granite Falls will be restored. Granite Falls city council members awarded a $1,490,287 bid to Robert Schroeder Construction Company, Glenwood, at their meeting on Monday, according to...
July 8, 2014 - 12:21pm
June 17, 2014
Demolition under way of Lebanon Church in New London
NEW LONDON — The demolition Tuesday of the old Lebanon Church attracted a crowd of community members who wanted to watch and document the end...
June 17, 2014 - 11:12pm
May 26, 2014
Archaeological work at Wood Lake Monument locates site of rifle pit, old agency road
WOOD LAKE — As the final battle of the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 raged about them, soldiers with Minnesota’s 3rd Regiment just returned from...
May 26, 2014 - 11:16pm
May 13, 2014
Time’s up: Historic Lebanon Church in New London will be demolished in June
NEW LONDON –– Time is up for the 140-year-old Lebanon Church in New London. Crews began removing asbestos from the abandoned structure on...
May 13, 2014 - 11:18pm
April 27, 2014
CURE hosting river history weekend of events
GRANITE FALLS — A conversation with emerging leaders from the millennial generation, a visit by author and poet Gwen Westerman, canoeing, bluebird...
April 27, 2014 - 11:33pm
April 23, 2014
Montevideo City Council members ponder relative values of heritage center and facility for custom-building rail cars
MONTEVIDEO — History and economic development collided in Montevideo over a rail yard, but City Council members still hold hope of avoiding...
April 23, 2014 - 2:40pm