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EMT Willmar ambulance hosts 10th annual toy drive
Mills drops request for recount in 8th District race
$1.4 billion budget surplus expected in Minnesota
Billionaire: If Trump succeeds, so does Mexico
Franken's staff visits Willmar to learn about CEO program
Cards open with tough win over Tech
Briefs: Patriots TE Gronkowski to have back surgery
Wolves' Cole Aldrich on best, worst of playing in New York
MLB, players reach labor agreement
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'
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Around our region published Nov. 30
Willmar Senior High announces first-term honor roll
Obama's latest shrug of the shoulders
Eagles on roadways: Give them a brake
Janet L. Barber
Betty S. Adrian
Valerie Geline Wallace
Roger R. Logan
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
Ryan Joel Bakker
Marcinkowski - Harter
Bill & Evelyn Somerville
November 26, 2016
Absentee voting numbers up in region
WILLMAR — The workload was higher for county auditors throughout the 2016 election season, with early in-person absentee voting and increased...
November 26, 2016 - 7:34am
November 22, 2016
Snow and freezing rain expected to continue through holiday weekend
Much of Minnesota, including Kandiyohi, Meeker, Yellow Medicine, Renville, Redwood, Pope, Swift, Lac Qui Parle, Chippewa and Stearns counties,...
November 22, 2016 - 1:54pm
November 18, 2016
Thousands without power in west central Minn.
WILLMAR — An estimated 4,000 to 5,000 customers with the Kandiyohi Power Cooperative are without power this morning due to the winter storm....
November 18, 2016 - 12:16pm
October 22, 2016
Minnesota DNR designates Bonanza Valley Groundwater Management Area
ST. PAUL – The Department of Natural Resources this week designated the state's second groundwater management area. According to a news release...
October 22, 2016 - 9:24am
October 19, 2016
April Clark letter: Voters, you do have other options
"I don't want to vote for either one" is something I have heard so many times this election. I completely understand because that's how I feel...
October 19, 2016 - 12:15pm
October 11, 2016
Man facing seven charges for fleeing scene of August crash
WILLMAR — The night of Aug. 6, the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office responded to a call of a single-vehicle crash into a cornfield south...
October 11, 2016 - 8:29pm
September 7, 2016
Willmar man hospitalized after Kandiyohi rollover
KANDIYOHI -- A 36-year-old man was transported to Rice Memorial Hospital and later arrested after an overnight one-vehicle rollover crash in...
September 7, 2016 - 8:53am
August 29, 2016
MPCA seeks comment on water quality reports for Chippewa River Watershed
MARSHALL — Two water quality reports for the Chippewa River Watershed water quality report are available for public comment. The Chippewa...
August 29, 2016 - 9:33pm
Records for Aug. 29
This is the records summary for Aug. 29. Theft WILLMAR—An employee at Cash Wise, 1300 Fifth St. S.E., reported Saturday evening that a counterfeit $50 bill had been passed in the store sometime between 2 and 8 p.m. WILLMAR—CMF Tree Service, 1560 45th St. S.W., reported...
August 29, 2016 - 5:00am
August 27, 2016
Records for Aug. 27
This is the records summary for Aug. 27. Arrests WILLMAR—A 27-year-old man was arrested after a traffic stop Thursday night at the intersection...
August 27, 2016 - 8:59am
August 26, 2016
Two Kandiyohi County churches close their doors this weekend
KANDIYOHI COUNTY—Parishioners from Lake Lillian and Kandiyohi will gather together one last time this weekend at two historic churches...
August 26, 2016 - 7:28am
August 1, 2016
Specialist in farmland values: West central Minnesota values have softened
PRINSBURG—Farmland values in west central Minnesota have softened, still sliding from the peak reached in 2013-14 when commodity prices...
August 1, 2016 - 11:40pm
July 15, 2016
Despite 13 different cancer diagnoses, Kandiyohi woman refuses to be defined by her health struggles
WILLMAR -- For Brenda Reynolds, cancer is different. She was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 2006 and has subsequently been diagnosed with...
July 15, 2016 - 2:00pm
July 12, 2016
Upcycled Times to open in Kandiyohi
KANDIYOHI—Chrissy Elton is opening Upcycled Times in Kandiyohi. The new store is located at 344 Atlantic Ave. N. in the historic bank building. Elton will refurbish vintage furniture, industrial pieces and old farm equipment. She has nearly 20 years of experience refinishing...
July 12, 2016 - 7:00pm
July 11, 2016
Seven local students perform at honors concert
Seven local piano students performed at the 81st Annual Minnesota Music Teachers Association State Honors Concert June 11 at the Minneapolis...
July 11, 2016 - 11:10am