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Contract awarded for Peach Creek diversion
Veteran’s issues topic for town hall meeting Tuesday in Willmar
Watkins man charged with beating woman with baseball bat
Citizens’ group asks Benson Schools to reconsider decision to close pool
City takes over fuel sales at Willmar Airport
NWL Baseball: Bucks score four in 10th to best Stingers
Heat was on for Foot Lake 4
WNBA: Sparks put emphatic end to Lynx’ record win streak
Area Baseball: SH/M Legion splits two games at tourney
MLB: Yankees hand Twins 50th loss
Chippewa County Fair featuring two big bands in one night
Pioneer Public TV announces local PBS Kids Writers contest winners
Willmar woman to audition for 'The Voice'
Netflix price hikes could lead to customers bailing
Review: Hats off to 'Mary Poppins'
Here are the Willmar Fests Ambassador nominees
Willmar Fests Grande Day Parade
KMS Marching Saints: honoring "The Greatest Generation"
Cardettes final tune-up for Fests parade
Willmar Fests Kiddie Parade marches on
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
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Perry H. Smith
Larry D. Ellingson
Lois (Rheingans) Aasland
Edgar B. Zimmerman
Orrian W. Syverson
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Midwest Opinion: Great Lakes diversion deal is a good outcome
Commentary: The risk factor of Donald Trump
Commentary: Trump's pivot to Damascus
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
February 18, 2013
Support from co-workers leads couple to open auto body shop
WILLMAR — Jim Jacobson joined the Swenson Motor Company body shop as a technician in 1978. He had been serving as manager since 1981 when he...
February 18, 2013 - 10:40pm
August 28, 2012
Jacobson heads Loffler Co. Willmar office
WILLMAR -- Loffler Companies announces the opening of its Willmar office led by Jerome Jacobson of Svea. Jacobson has over 21 years in the industry...
August 28, 2012 - 12:00am
June 20, 2012
Jacobson wins top amateur title
MAPLE PLAIN -- Andy Jacobson won his sixth straight match in three long days to claim the title of the 34th MGA Players' Championship at Windsong Farm. The 32-year-old Willmar insurance agent defeated Tim Hamm of Rush Creek (Maple Grove) 4 and 3. Jacobson, whose home course is Eagle...
June 20, 2012 - 5:38pm
Jacobson reaches Minnesota's Players' Championship final
DELANO -- Andy Jacobson, 32, of Willmar held on to defeat Colton Buege, 20, of Rogers 2&1 on Wednesday morning in the semifinals of the 34th MGA Players' Championship at Windsong Farm. He plays Tim Hamm of Rush Creek GC at Maple Grove for the championship. That match was scheduled...
June 20, 2012 - 12:57pm
October 27, 2010
Letter: Vote Yes for kids
Remember the G.I. Bill? Congress passed the bill by one vote. After World War II, our U.S. Congress declared education an investment. The education of our veterans enabled our country to move to a position of opportunity and greatness. I urge all voters and taxpayers to support...
opinion / letters / education
October 27, 2010 - 12:00am
July 30, 2010
Willmar man pleads to role in methamphetamine deal
WILLMAR -- William Allan Tjaden, 31, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Thursday to a second-degree drug sale charge for selling methamphetamine to a...
News / local
July 30, 2010 - 12:00am
July 19, 2010
Jacobson wins Stroke Play Championship again
WILLMAR -- For just a moment, Andy Jacobson looked vulnerable at the 27-hole Eagle Creek Stroke Play Championship on Sunday. After his drive...
July 19, 2010 - 12:00am
January 30, 2010
Letter: What about the perpetrators?
I see the Wagars are still making front-page news. Why? This man was trying to protect his property. We don't see or hear anything of the perpetrators who were "having fun." Why haven't names been made public and punishment (if any)? I know I'm expressing the feelings of many people...
opinion / letters
January 30, 2010 - 12:00am
December 26, 2009
Three appear on drug charges for selling meth to informant
WILLMAR -- Three people made their first court appearances Thursday on drug charges for allegedly selling methamphetamine to a CEE-VI Drug Task...
News / local
December 26, 2009 - 12:00am
July 27, 2009
Hats off to Willmar city crews
Hats off to the Willmar city crews that removed a boulevard tree on July 9 in Willmar. Bob Jacobson writes that the crew worked well together, anticipated each other's needs and zeroed in on the task. "I marveled at the skill and efficiency they displayed in the operation of equipment...
opinion / letters
July 27, 2009 - 12:00am
July 20, 2009
Jacobson wins another Eagle Creek title
WILLMAR -- Andy Jacobson, Jean Larson and Norm Strehlow captured stroke-play championships on Sunday at Eagle Creek Golf Club. Jacobson now...
July 20, 2009 - 12:00am
July 15, 2009
Hats off to the Willmar city crews
Hats off to the Willmar city crews that removed a boulevard tree on July 9 in Willmar. Bob Jacobson writes that the crew worked well together, anticipated each other's needs and zeroed in on the task. "I marveled at the skill and efficiency they displayed in the operation of equip-ment...
opinion / letters
July 15, 2009 - 12:00am
April 6, 2009
News / local / community
April 6, 2009 - 12:00am
March 7, 2009
Drug charges dismissed, another investigation under way, Beccue says
WILLMAR -- Six felony drug charges, including charges of first-degree drug sale and conspiracy and fifth-degree drug sale, conspiracy and liability for crimes of another, against David Dennis Jacobson, 48, of rural Blomkest, have been dismissed in Kandiyohi County District Court. The...
News / local / region
March 7, 2009 - 12:00am
February 25, 2009
Blomkest man faces another drug charge for meth sales
WILLMAR -- A rural Blomkest man made his first appearance Tuesday on another first-degree drug sale charge for selling 15.6 grams of methamphetamine to an informant for the CEE-VI Drug Task Force last fall. David Dennis Jacobson, 48, now faces six felonies, including charges of first-degree...
News / local
February 25, 2009 - 12:00am