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Capitol Chatter: A legislative budget primer
Keep or dump MNsure, or is there an alternative?
Grand jury indicts Allwine on first-degree murder
Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
Agriculture funding bills prioritize new Minnesota crops
Peterson's demands too pricy for some NFL teams
Florida offers SD native, Spurs assistant Hammon its head coaching job
State Basketball: CMCS rebounds in consolation bracket
Bears sign QB Sanchez to one-year deal
Minnesota State Boys Basketball Tournament -- Thursday roundup
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Ruth O. Jones
John E. Vold
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
American wines are gaining in popularity
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
Swift: The new 'Maximum Overdrive': Could our appliances be too smart?
August 16, 2011
OSHA to investigate accident that pinned man under bin at Buhler Industries' Fargo distribution center
FARGO - The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration will investigate an accident Tuesday in which a man became pinned under a large metal bin at Buhler Industries' parts distribution center in north Fargo. The victim's name and condition weren't available. A woman...
August 16, 2011 - 3:17pm
December 28, 2010
Volunteers needed for program
WILLMAR -- Every Tuesday Vicki Dew takes an early lunch hour from her job as an associate at Wal-Mart to deliver hot meals to elderly, ill or...
December 28, 2010 - 12:00am
May 17, 2010
May 17, 2010 - 12:00am
May 12, 2010
Community service seeks support
WILLMAR -- A nonprofit agency that provides meals to senior citizens and jobs and services for individuals with disabilities is hoping a community...
May 12, 2010 - 12:00am
May 7, 2010
Former WCI accounting director gets probation in theft case
WILLMAR -- Steven Douglas Byers, 55, of Kerkhoven, was sentenced Wednesday to 30 days in jail, a $1,000 fine and 10 years of probation for stealing...
May 7, 2010 - 12:00am
March 30, 2010
Former WCI accounting director enters plea in fraud, theft
WILLMAR -- Steven Douglas Byers, 55, of Kerkhoven, pleaded guilty Monday to one felony charge of financial transaction card fraud for stealing more than $17,000 from West Central Industries over a period of two years. Under a plea agreement reached in Kandiyohi County District Court,...
March 30, 2010 - 12:00am
October 31, 2009
Former WCI accounting director faces 10 felony charges for fraud, theft from service agency
WILLMAR -- A 55-year-old Kerkhoven man made his first court appearance Thursday on 10 felony charges for allegedly stealing more than $17,000 from West Central Industries over a period of two years. Steven Douglas Byers, the former accounting director for West Central Industries,...
October 31, 2009 - 12:00am
October 7, 2009
Carriers will take frozen meals on wheels to handful of county residents
WILLMAR -- There are some elderly or disabled residents who live so far off the beaten path in rural Kandiyohi County that volunteer drivers with the local meals-on-wheels program are unable to drive there. As a result, some of those vulnerable adults have gone without meals for...
October 7, 2009 - 12:00am
January 5, 2009
West Fargo-based wind tower manufacturer DMI to cut jobs
WEST FARGO, N.D.
January 5, 2009 - 4:00am
December 13, 2008
It's Christmas cookie central as West Central Industries churns out thousands of cookies for holiday tables
Mounds of cranberry and white chocolate cookie dough march across a baking sheet, one of several stacked up assembly-line fashion in the kitchen at West Central Industries in Willmar. More cookies -- sugar cookies, peanut butter cookies, holiday M&M cookies -- wait for their turn...
December 13, 2008 - 12:00am
June 16, 2008
Caterpillar to acquire some assets of ND-based Gremada
WEST FARGO, N.D. (AP) - Caterpillar Inc., says it is acquiring some of the assets of Gremada Industries, a West Fargo company that reclaims metal parts and services mining equipment. Financial details of the agreement are not being released. Caterpillar made the announcement in...
June 16, 2008 - 9:00am