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Holiday Express rolls through Kandiyohi County
Discipline key to farmers' financial success
Trump's labor pick sends early warning sign to worker advocates
Records published Dec. 9
New London man to serve eight years for meth sale
Tough night on ice
Morris/CA boys down Lakers in OT
Card slow, then stop, St. Cloud Tech
LQPV rebounds in second half, wins in OT
Cards warm up for Classic with win over Rocori
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'
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Enid Evangeline Martell Olson
Cheryl (Cheri) Rae Downs Holgerson
Cindy K Skaalerud Pasatiempo
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
October 27, 2010
Editorial: Larry Rice is the best choice for Senate 13
Senate District 13 voters face the decision of re-electing incumbent Joe Gimse of Willmar or choosing challenger Larry Rice of Willmar. It is...
October 27, 2010 - 1:05am
October 23, 2010
Gimse wants line-item budgeting
WILLMAR -- Government in the state of Minnesota should focus on its core mission and stick to zero-based, line-item budgeting -- an approach...
October 23, 2010 - 12:00am
October 21, 2010
Letter: Vote yes for children
Remember how you celebrated your baby's first words? Videotaped their first steps? Or called Grandpa to brag when they learned to ride a bike? Most of us shed a tear or two that first day of kindergarten. We let go a little bit. But we still need to care -- even more than before....
October 21, 2010 - 12:00am
October 16, 2010
Letter: Vote for pro-life Joe
Joe Gimse can be counted on to walk the walk when it comes to protecting unborn babies, the elderly, and the disabled. Thank you, Sen. Gimse. Gimse has a 100 percent pro-life voting record. He has served our district well and deserves to be re-elected. Gimse attends the Minnesota...
October 16, 2010 - 12:00am
September 25, 2010
Gimse: Agreement reached with bank on loans, taxes now paid on development project land
WILLMAR -- Gimse Brothers Inc., the land development and construction company co-owned by State Sen. Joe Gimse, has reached an agreement with...
September 25, 2010 - 12:00am
September 15, 2010
Grass Lake restoration discussed at meeting attended by stakeholders
WILLMAR -- As the first phase of the Grass Lake restoration project gets finalized in preparation for spring construction, stakeholders were...
September 15, 2010 - 12:00am
July 23, 2010
Letter: A smear campaign in disguise
Several weeks ago, I received a phone call from a so-called polling company. I usually don't participate in these types of calls, but for some reason, I did this one. The questions were basically about Sen. Joe Gimse. I was surprised at the way the first question was presented, but...
July 23, 2010 - 12:00am
June 7, 2010
H-R male nominee: Joel Bauman of Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg
JOEL BAUMAN Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg 14 letters FOOTBALL: Bauman is the all-time rushing leader in the area and second all-time in the state with 7,409 yards. He also scored 74 touchdowns. He also set an area single-season rushing mark with 2,941 yards his junior year when KMS...
June 7, 2010 - 12:00am
June 2, 2010
Letter: A bill we can all support
Thanks, Sen. Joe Gimse, for your proposal to help resolve immigration problems in this country. Financing this proposal through traffic violations surcharges is both commendable and justified. How can anyone be opposed? Leland D. Larson Willmar
June 2, 2010 - 12:00am
May 26, 2010
UMM grad pleads guilty in conservative phone case
Joseph Basel - a University of Minnesota-Minnesota Morris graduate and former aid to Senator Bill Ingebrigtsen, R-Alexandria - pleaded guilty...
May 26, 2010 - 2:55pm
May 18, 2010
Sen. Torres Ray says she opposes Sen. Gimse's ICE legislation
WILLMAR -- Sen. Patricia Torres Ray, DFL-Minneapolis, made known her opposition to the legislation that Sen. Joe Gimse, R-Willmar, introduced to train local law enforcement officers at a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement center in South Carolina. The bill -- which was not...
May 18, 2010 - 12:04am
May 12, 2010
Gimse's bill would fund training for immigration enforcement
ST. PAUL -- A bill authored by Sen.
May 12, 2010 - 12:00am
May 11, 2010
Beau Biden, son of Vice President Joe Biden, in hospital
May 11, 2010 - 1:09pm
March 23, 2010
Former Willmar teacher selected to be Sartell-St. Stephen superintendent
The Sartell-St. Stephen School Board has selected Duluth assistant school superintendent Joe Hill as the district's next superintendent, pending...
March 23, 2010 - 2:30pm
March 19, 2010
Former Willmar teacher is a finalist to Sartell superintendent position
Former Willmar teacher is Sartell superintendent finalist Forum Communications Co. report ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - A former principal at Jefferson High School here is a finalist for su-perintendent in the Sartell-St. Stephen district. Joe Hill is the leading candidate for the position,...
March 19, 2010 - 1:32pm