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Chris Wallace to Reince Priebus: 'You Don't Get to Tell Us What to Do'
Box Office: 'Lego Batman' flies high over 'Great Wall,' 'Fist Fight'
Five injured in Pope County head-on crash with ambulance
Restarting out of bankruptcy, company revives former MN mining operation
Woman, 56, dies when hit by train in Detroit Lakes
Zucker and linemates lead Wild past Predators
Berrios more comfortable, feels command improving
Vargas gets help from Manny Ramirez this time
For Towns and Wiggins, all-star selections will come with wins
Jacobs: A new bird mystery for a new week
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Driving a hard bargain for taxes
States' rights? Not so much, when it comes to retirement savings
Murder and Mayhem are hers to tell in Redwood County
Fagen Fighters Museum in Granite Falls listed as a top Minnesota attraction
The many meanings of Valentine's Day
Lorraine "Lolly" Marlys Thompson
Daniel P. Schaefbauer
Gloria A. Schroeder
Dwaine B. Weber
Marlow W. Hanson
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
June 26, 2015
Kjergaard retires after 38 years in education
WILLMAR — Nearing the end of a 38-year career in education, Willmar Superintendent Jerry Kjergaard said he hoped people would remember him...
June 26, 2015 - 11:23pm
May 20, 2015
Video: Willmar educators comment on bonding vote
A high-school coach and retired teacher, a fourth-grade teacher and Supt. Dr. Jerry Kjergaard comment on Tuesday's vote that passed the major...
May 20, 2015 - 12:43pm
April 16, 2015
Crowding plagues Roosevelt
WILLMAR — What used to be an art classroom became a science room and is now a kindergarten room at Roosevelt Elementary School in Willmar. Next...
April 16, 2015 - 11:07pm
February 3, 2015
Willmar Public Schools superintendent to retire June 30
WILLMAR — Willmar Schools Superintendent Jerry Kjergaard has announced his retirement. Kjergaard has led the Willmar Public Schools since...
February 3, 2015 - 10:51pm
Willmar superintendent to retire at end of school year
WILLMAR -- Willmar Schools Superintendent Jerry Kjergaard has announced that he will be retiring at the end of the current school year. Kjergaard has been superintendent since July 2008. Kjergaard told the members of the Willmar School Board about his retirement on Jan. 30,...
February 3, 2015 - 3:58pm
September 10, 2014
Schools welcome nearly 40 new staff
WILLMAR — Willmar Public Schools started the school year with a total of 39 new teachers and a handful of new administrators. Add in new employees...
September 10, 2014 - 11:26pm
April 13, 2014
New principal happy to be back with kids: Cheryl Nash spent much of career as elementary teacher
WILLMAR — Cheryl Nash enjoyed her first week as interim principal of Roosevelt Elementary School in Willmar, and she expects that to continue...
April 13, 2014 - 11:15pm
February 20, 2014
Commentary: Willmar Schools respond to lunch issue
There is much conversation happening right now about the Willmar Public Schools meal charging policy. Let us start by letting everyone know that...
February 20, 2014 - 7:00am
October 15, 2013
Willmar superintendent says it's back to business, one day after board split on his contract
WILLMAR — The Willmar School Board will move forward despite a narrow vote to approve the superintendent’s new contract, according to its...
October 15, 2013 - 11:10pm
May 6, 2013
Letter: Teachers deserve our support
Public school systems across the state and nation face ongoing examination from a number of sources. A variety of experts and government leaders willingly suggest all kinds of ways to strengthen the American education system. One suggested method to strengthen schools is by showing...
May 6, 2013 - 12:00am