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OPEC oil output hits record high
Kandiyohi man, 83, injured in New London crash
Who's winning and losing in Minnesota's 2016 economy?
Willmar area bird count to be Dec. 17
Riverview planning another large dairy in western Minn.
Bluejays girls team dominates Hendricks
Pitino has Gophers poised to take 12-1 record into Big Ten play
Is Dozier blockbuster trade in the works?
Wild remain unconcerned with middling special teams
Timberwolves' bench playing Minnesota's best basketball
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Bernice A. Benson
Belmer "Red" Fostvedt
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
May 20, 2016
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Leather is a beautiful and easy material to work with, and incorporating leather into jewelry-making creates a fun and trendy design. Upholstery...
May 20, 2016 - 12:13pm
April 26, 2016
Willmar jeweler celebrates 90 years
WILLMAR — Paffrath & Son Jewelers has evolved in many ways since Rudy Paffrath first purchased a Willmar jewelry business in 1926. A shop...
April 26, 2016 - 10:44am
March 7, 2016
Longtime Willmar jeweler calls it a career ... sort of
WILLMAR — Now that he has closed a business that had been a part of Willmar’s retail community for 50 years, Roger Setterberg is ready to...
March 7, 2016 - 11:49pm
December 14, 2015
LIVE IT!: How to turn junk into a fashion accessory
One person’s trash is another person’s treasure. It’s a cliché in the most banal sense. But to Jen Anfinson, another person’s junk spells...
December 14, 2015 - 10:52am
December 7, 2015
Live it!: How to create or find that perfect holiday gift
Be it at Christmas, for a birthday or Valentine’s Day, we all want to give a gift that is meaningful — without breaking the bank. Recently,...
December 7, 2015 - 11:47am
December 4, 2015
December/January edition of Live it! Magazine is now available online
The December 2015/January 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine is now available online here. In this issue, we offer unique gift ideas and creative...
December 4, 2015 - 12:17pm
August 3, 2015
Small-town retailer shines
SACRED HEART — People come to Sacred Heart for many good reasons, whether it’s to do business at the Co-op Country Elevator or enjoy home...
August 3, 2015 - 11:32pm
March 1, 2012
Roschild appears in court on smash-grab jewelry burglary
WILLMAR -- Allison Ann Roschild, 18, of Renville, made her first court appearance Wednesday on a third-degree burglary charge, plus a gross misdemeanor property damage count, for her role in smashing into and robbing a downtown Willmar jewelry store. Unconditional bail was set at...
March 1, 2012 - 12:00am
January 28, 2012
Man sentenced in two western Minn. jewelry store burglaries, appears on other counts in Kandiyohi County
WILLMAR -- Marcos Enrique Trevino Jr., 21, of Blomkest, was sentenced this week to five years of probation, 106 days in jail and $600 in fines on two third-degree burglary charges for smashing his way into and robbing jewelry stores in Granite Falls and Danube. As part of his sentence...
January 28, 2012 - 12:00am
December 10, 2011
Two charged for smash-grab jewelry store burglaries in western Minn.
WILLMAR -- Two people face felony charges for smashing their way into and robbing two jewelry stores last month in Granite Falls and Sacred Heart. Marcos Enrique Trevino Jr., 21, of Danube, and Allison Ann Roschild, 18, of Renville, appeared Friday in Renville County District Court...
December 10, 2011 - 12:00am
September 14, 2010
Yellow Medicine Sheriff seeks info in Porter jewelry heist
GRANITE FALLS -- The Yellow Medicine County Sheriffs Office is asking for the public's help with any information regarding a private residence burglary that happened Sept. 1 in Porter. Items taken were hundreds of necklaces, rings, earrings, and other items. If you have any information,...
September 14, 2010 - 9:09am
February 21, 2009
Keeping the sidewalks clear
February 21, 2009 - 12:00am