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October/November issue of Live it! Magazine out now
Update: Jennie-O's Willmar processing plant #4 returns to normal operations after Friday night medical incident
Suspect arrested for allegedly threatening man with shotgun
Luncheon shows lines of poverty
College Football: Lifeless Warriors thrashed in season finale
For Willmar football, district 2015 schedule looks much like CLC
Prep Football Section Pairings
Prep Volleyball Section Pairings
The Insider: Four SEC West teams in AP top five
Couch culture: New exhibit in Willmar looks at human interaction through passive relaxation
Rose Ensemble in Willmar, Minn., Friday
Opening our eyes on the prairie
Festivities surrounding Meander Weekend set in western Minnesota
Women in business section out now
Tina Marie Williams
Donna Mae Knutson
Sara G. Molina
Hund — Hagemeyer
Drange — Sparks
Muench — Johnson
Juris — Dean
Enter your photo in our Signs of Fall contest
Editorial: Agreement is historic in nature and healing
Has governor’s race turned to Minnesota nasty?
Editorial: Deserved honors for helping people
Letter: Why City of Willmar employees seek a union?
Letter: Be fair about negative ads
October 14, 2013
Hunter survives 19 days in snowy California wilderness
(Reuters) - A 72-year-old California deer hunter was recovering Monday after surviving on squirrels and packing leaves around him for warmth for nearly three weeks while he was lost and alone in the snowy wilderness, authorities said.
October 14, 2013 - 12:15pm
November 13, 2010
Bemidji hunter shoots 10-point buck with its own 11-pointer
BEMIDJI - The bucks are definitely in the rut north of Lake Plantagenet and Dave Tisdell of Bemidji discovered first-hand on Monday how serious the battles for male dominance in the deer world can be. Tisdell was walking through the woods when he spotted a deer in a swamp about 70...
news / state / outdoors
November 13, 2010 - 8:35am
October 23, 2010
Will Weaver's memoir is also hunter's take on what matters
WILLMAR -- You can't help but notice that there are fewer young people chasing wild game these days. There's lots of discussion about getting young people involved in hunting and what the future might hold for hunting.
outdoors / region
October 23, 2010 - 12:00am
October 18, 2010
Missing Minneapolis hunter found dead with gunshot wound to abdomen north of Morris
news / region
October 18, 2010 - 10:35am
March 26, 2010
Commuter sees light, rescues hunter
Whitey Bommersbach was driving to work about 6 a.m. Thursday when he noticed a flash of light off to the side of Highway 11 in rural Sargent County, N.D. "I just happened to look out in the countryside, and I saw a light out in the water and the cattails," said Bommersbach, a county...
news / nation
March 26, 2010 - 11:13am
January 9, 2010
Blind hunter gets everything he asks for: chance to hunt, big buck
BLOMKEST -- Diabetes and a workplace accident conspired to take away Calmon Peterson's eyesight. Neither has been able to steal his passion for the outdoors and hunting. And nearly 20 years after his once perfect vision has faded away, Peterson, 44, of Blomkest, enjoyed the one...
January 9, 2010 - 12:00am
November 17, 2009
Becker County authorities pull body of duck hunter out of lake
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - The body of a 62-year-old Minneapolis man was recovered around 3 p.m. Tuesday from Rat Lake in north central Becker County. The man, who had come to the area for duck hunting, was apparently in a duck boat that overturned, submerging the victim, according to...
news / state
November 17, 2009 - 4:50pm
February 11, 2009
'Dude, I shot myself'
Kyle Reinhart and his buddy had been driving around the backcountry of Roseau County, Minn., on Monday night dusting bunnies. After bagging a big jackrabbit, Reinhart's friend stopped to relieve himself. Reinhart, meanwhile, stepped out to unload his .40-caliber handgun.
news / state
February 11, 2009 - 8:00am
September 12, 2008
Their first taste of Scouts
September 12, 2008 - 12:00am