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Community steps forward to help as water recedes
From digging to grain bins, farmers face varied dangers
Tractor roll bars help save lives in most common farm accidents
Milan dedicates new Liberty Bell
Video: Moving history down the road
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
NLS volleyball team wins two at Albany Invite
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
Molitor proceeding with caution on Mauer return
Maybe Bridgewater should just take a knee until Week 1
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Harris P. Hinderaker
William "Bill" Bradford
William R. Heitke
Roland E. "Rollie" Swenson
Minnesota Opinion: The long wait for mental health care needs fixing
Thomas: Abolishing 'man' at Princeton
Klinger: Where Has All the Money for Our Schools Gone?
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Commentary: Trump 'charm' offensive will not work with women
Willmar dog park anniversary celebration cancelled due to high number of mosquitoes
August 18, 2015
video: Summer ending ... school is next
Willmar Middle School enrolls 900 students for the Sept. 8 start - 305 6th grade, 315 7th and 280 8th grade. Monday was registration make-up....
August 18, 2015 - 9:37am
July 17, 2015
Editorial: Willmar District makes iPads successful
Kudos to the Willmar School District for taking the right step in expanding its iPad evolution into the Middle School this year. Willmar’s school board, administration, staff and students have worked hard since 2012 in helping develop, implement and expand the district’s iPad...
July 17, 2015 - 8:56am
July 14, 2015
Willmar School Board reviews iPad handbook containing use guidelines
WILLMAR — Willmar Middle School teacher Ann Hendershott said she knew after she purchased her first Apple iPad four or five years ago that it would change the way she teaches, and she started spreading the word. Monday, Hendershott presented the school’s iPad Handbook to the...
July 14, 2015 - 10:36pm
July 12, 2015
Willmar School Board meets Monday
WILLMAR — The Willmar School Board will meet at 4:30 p.m. Monday in the board room on the first floor of the Willmar Education and Arts Center. The agenda includes approval of a handbook for iPad use in grades 6-8. The district’s 1-to-1 iPad program will expand to Willmar...
July 12, 2015 - 7:43pm
October 28, 2014
Students visited by Obama get iPads
BISMARCK — Students at a North Dakota elementary school visited by President Barack Obama in June will receive iPads as part of a White House technology initiative, U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp said. Cannon Ball Elementary School was one of 114 schools nationwide chosen to receive...
October 28, 2014 - 11:39pm
January 15, 2014
iPads offer students at Willmar Middle School more advanced readings while conducting their science experiments
WILLMAR — Zeinab Igale and Rosa Cisneros were pretty sure that the black can sitting in front of the spotlight was going to get warmer inside...
January 15, 2014 - 10:57pm
August 7, 2013
Long lines for iPads lead to new procedures at Willmar Senior High
WILLMAR -- Willmar Senior High officials are revamping some of their procedures for distributing iPads to students. They hope to avoid the long lines that greeted parents and students Monday evening at the first "boot camp" orientation session. High school parents should be receiving...
August 7, 2013 - 11:17pm
June 10, 2013
Music service, mobile software announcement today from Apple
NEW YORK (AP) -- Apple is expected to reveal a digital radio service and changes to the software behind iPhones and iPads on Monday as the company...
June 10, 2013 - 6:00am
June 1, 2013
Editorial: Willmar iPad plan has great first year
Willmar Senior High School has successfully completed the first year of using 650 Apple iPads tablets for its seniors, juniors and staff. The students, faculty and administration are reporting positive reviews for the iPads’ first year. Many students have one word — grateful...
June 1, 2013 - 6:00am
May 30, 2013
Willmar, Minn., providing iPads for all high school students this fall
WILLMAR -- The Willmar School District will be providing Apple iPad tablet computers for all students in grades 9-12, beginning in the fall. The iPads will belong to the school district but will be the students' to use for the entire school year. According to a report to the Willmar...
May 30, 2013 - 6:22pm
After a year with iPads, Willmar, Minn., juniors and seniors are sorry to give them up
WILLMAR -- Ramla Jama was sad on Wednesday, because she'd had to turn in her iPad that morning. The Willmar Senior High School senior said she...
May 30, 2013 - 6:12pm
April 10, 2013
Symbol of future for America’s students offers a look back at a defining event of nation’s past
WILLMAR — When it’s time to talk about the Great Depression in teacher Ann Hendershott’s eighth-grade history class, it’s time to grab...
April 10, 2013 - 10:24pm
March 11, 2013
iPads open up world of opportunity in art class at Willmar, Minn., Senior High School
WILLMAR - No more overloaded backpacks or sore back for Karina DeJong — or her classmates — this year. The Willmar Senior High senior says...
March 11, 2013 - 11:23am
March 8, 2013
Willmar, Minn., Senior High has seen major changes due to iPads
WILLMAR — The social studies department at Willmar Senior High makes about 3,000 copies a month now. A year ago, that number was 20,000. The primary reason for that 85 percent drop? iPads. Willmar started the school year by issuing an Apple iPad tablet computer to every junior and...
March 8, 2013 - 11:06pm
March 4, 2013
Willmar, Minn., student creates wood plaques for iCardinals recognition wall at high school
WILLMAR — Engraved blocks of cherry wood make up the iCardinals Campaign recognition wall in the commons area of Willmar Senior High, thanks...
March 4, 2013 - 12:03am