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Man who nearly died in Alexandria medical helicopter crash in dispute with employer
Willmar considers updated city logo
Authorities searching for U of M student in Mississippi River
Canadian man held in Grand Forks charged with human smuggling
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Defense defines 2017 NFL Draft
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WCT Sports Show: Let's Talk Stingers
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'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
Younger hot flashes may signal heart risk later
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
'Kitchen Witches': Comedy opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
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Iris M. Hanson-Cain
Dennis R. Erdman
Donna D. deCathelineau
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Minnesota Opinion: Now is not the time to sit out, play politics
George Will: The 'Oh, never mind' president
Susan Estrich: The Amazon 1-Star System
Letter: U of M proud of local partnerships
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
November 18, 2010
'Golden Age of Radio' a perfect fit for talented duo
Back in the day when Bing Crosby began crooning, the Lone Ranger began galloping, and Whoopee John began oompahing, it was all radio. Radio...
November 18, 2010 - 8:00am
November 12, 2010
Johnson: Search for new prez. at U of M going well
WILLMAR -- Hiring a new president is one of the most important jobs for the regents of the University of Minnesota. Hiring a football coach...
November 12, 2010 - 12:00am
November 5, 2010
City Council continues assessing discussion of merger with county
WILLMAR -- Willmar City Council members are continuing their discussion on the possibility of merging the City Assessing Department with the Kandiyohi County Assessor's Office. During their regular meeting this week, council members indicated they want more information before making...
November 5, 2010 - 12:00am
November 3, 2010
Paynesville Area Health Care System studying options for restructuring
PAYNESVILLE -- Directors of the Paynesville Area Health Care System's Hospital Board will be exploring restructuring options to continue to provide a sustainable health care system. Following the recommendations from a recent strategic planning meeting, financial and organizational...
November 3, 2010 - 12:00am
October 16, 2010
Letter: A great school candidate
Our kids matter! As we vote for Willmar School Board candidates, let's look at folks with a record of working hard to benefit our region's kids -- Linda Mathiasen. Mathiasen has given her talents, time, and PR background to make a difference in the lives of our kids. She's actively...
October 16, 2010 - 12:00am
October 14, 2010
Clara City man pleads guilty to criminal sex
MONTEVIDEO -- Cheyenne Clay Johnson, 42, of Clara City, pleaded guilty Monday to third-degree criminal sexual conduct. Johnson was charged with assaulting a juvenile female Aug. 24 at a residence in Clara City. He allegedly later used a cell phone to report his own crime, triggering...
October 14, 2010 - 12:00am
October 12, 2010
Letter: A commitment to baseball
It is nice to see all of the acknowledgements of the success of the tournament at the nice city-owned ball facilities. It should be noted that the games are played on Baker Diamond, not in a stadium.
October 12, 2010 - 12:00am
September 28, 2010
Local citizens honored during ceremony for doing the right thing
When the woman rushed frantically down her driveway, crying that her husband was pinned beneath his car, Keith Friesen didn't have to think twice....
September 28, 2010 - 12:00am
September 16, 2010
Letter: Remember our POW/MIAs
We all need to take a minute on Sept. 17 to remember those who are still POWs and MIAs. We also need to remember the families of these unfortunate comrades as the Department of Defense could not locate these servicemen or their remains. That is sad. On this issue, as with most other...
September 16, 2010 - 12:00am
September 13, 2010
Letter: The Pelosi-Peterson connection
Nancy Pelosi is destroying the America I hold dear. Her blatantly socialist agenda is killing jobs, poisoning the economy, and making it impossible for future generations of Americans to enjoy the standard of living we currently take for granted. For the same reasons, we cannot re-elect...
September 13, 2010 - 12:00am
September 3, 2010
Brass talks of merging assessors in city with the co.'s office
WILLMAR -- A Willmar City Council committee is supporting the concept of consolidating the City Assessing Office with the Kandiyohi County Assessor's Office. The council's Labor Relations Committee will recommend the council approve the concept under which the City Assessing Office...
September 3, 2010 - 12:00am
City might tap search specialists to replace Schmit
WILLMAR -- The Willmar City Council may seek the services of an executive search firm to fill the city administrator's position. Seven of eight council members met in an informal work session Wednesday to discuss the process of filling the administrator's position. They talked about...
September 3, 2010 - 12:00am
August 27, 2010
Man airlifted after vehicle hits home near Dawson
DAWSON -- A 23-year-old rural Boyd man was taken to Johnson Memorial Hospital in Dawson and later airlifted to another hospital for treatment of injuries sustained when the pickup he was driving struck a rural Dawson home late Wednesday evening. According to a news release from the...
August 27, 2010 - 8:51am
July 19, 2010
Batman: The early years
July 19, 2010 - 12:00am
June 12, 2010
June 12, 2010 - 12:00am