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Runaway horse-drawn Christmas wagon ride near Willmar injures driver and passengers
Willmar School Board meets Monday
Man found dead under television at Minnesota home
Woman, five children rescued from Alexandria townhome fire
Truck hits State Patrol car, injuring trooper, then drives off
Blaze makes first appearance at CMCS pep rally
Bluejays take down LQPV on road
WarHawks hit hard early, fall to 'Jacks
Vikings look to climb back into playoff race
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'
'Prairie Angels' makes a timely arrival in Renville County
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
Curtis Burr Accola
Gregory W. Johnson
Ruth V. Thayer
Frances A. King
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
November 16, 2016
Willmar players take in CSB vs. Concordia hockey game
On Nov. 12, 45 Willmar varsity, junior varsity, 12-U and 10-U girl hockey players, along with their coaches, had a fun evening courtesy of a...
November 16, 2016 - 11:30pm
November 14, 2016
Junior Hockey WarHawks drop two
The Willmar WarHawks have seen plenty of injuries in their inaugural year -- especially in net -- and those injuries proved to be a problem...
November 14, 2016 - 10:00am
November 11, 2016
Wild hand Pens first regulation loss at home
• PITTSBURGH—New team and city for Eric Staal. The same old results against the Pittsburgh Penguins. • Staal scored early in the third...
November 11, 2016 - 12:04am
November 2, 2016
Larsson, Sabres top Wild for 3rd straight win
SAINT PAUL—Johan Larsson doesn't score a ton of goals. But when he does, it always seems to be at a key time in the game for the Buffalo...
November 2, 2016 - 12:10am
October 31, 2016
Injuries becoming serious problem for Wild
ST. PAUL—Wild coach Bruce Boudreau said he was "grumpy" upon arriving at the Xcel Energy Center on Monday morning. By the end of practice, he was "irritated." And who could blame him? Injuries are making it difficult for the salary-cap-stressed Wild to field a team. Boudreau...
October 31, 2016 - 11:42pm
UMD is nation's top dog
DULUTH, Minn.—Minnesota Duluth is the top-ranked team in NCAA Division I men's ice hockey for the first time since Jan. 30, 2012, following its weekend home sweep of previously unanimous No. 1 North Dakota at Amsoil Arena to open NCHC play. After spending two weeks at No. 2,...
October 31, 2016 - 11:42pm
October 29, 2016
Dubnyk notches third straight shutout as Wild blank Stars
Minnesota Wild goaltender Devan Dubnyk recorded his third consecutive shutout on Saturday, powering the Wild to a 4-0 win over the Dallas St...
October 29, 2016 - 10:51pm
October 28, 2016
National ranking not on teams' mind
DULUTH, Minn.—A No. 1 vs. No. 2 matchup in NCAA Division I men's ice hockey is a rare treat, one that's happened only four times in the...
October 28, 2016 - 12:04am
October 27, 2016
Wild's Niederreiter gaining confidence on new line
BUFFALO, N.Y.—Nino Niederreiter certainly wasn't spewing confidence. A player who has shown the potential to be a 30-goal scorer someday,...
October 27, 2016 - 12:07am
October 26, 2016
Four-goal period sparks Wild to rout of Bruins
BOSTON—Charlie Coyle and Chris Stewart broke a scoreless tie with goals 12 seconds apart in a four-goal second period, and Devan Dubnyk...
October 26, 2016 - 12:19am
October 20, 2016
Auston Matthews Tour's next stop: St. Paul
ST. PAUL—A little more than a week into a nascent NHL career, the Auston Matthews bandwagon is moving full steam ahead. Next stop, St....
October 20, 2016 - 12:20am
October 15, 2016
WarHawks cruise in home opener
It took a few weeks but the Willmar WarHawks finally had their highly anticipated home opener on Saturday night and they started their Civic...
October 15, 2016 - 11:31pm
October 12, 2016
New Wild coach Boudreau ready to work his magic
ST. LOUIS—When Bruce Boudreau was hired as the Wild's head coach in May, the numbers told the story, and it was an interesting one: eight...
October 12, 2016 - 11:35pm
October 8, 2016
With the Wild opener a week away, who will make the team?
ST. PAUL—Will the players who want to make the Minnesota Wild's opening night roster please stand up? Bruce Boudreau is basically begging...
October 8, 2016 - 12:12am
October 3, 2016
Niederreiter out to build on late season success
ST. PAUL—Bruce Boudreau admits he's still getting to know Nino Niederreiter. "I can spell his first name," the Wild coach joked. "That's...
October 3, 2016 - 11:59pm