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U.S. Supreme Court to hear sex offender social media ban case
White House urges ban on non-compete agreements for many workers
Surveys show change in public opinion of police
Minnesota Court of Appeals affirms Meeker County criminal sexual conduct conviction
Willmar man changes plea after Minn. Supreme Court ruling
WCT Sports Show: Section volleyball preview
WCT Sports Show: Section playoffs roundup
Gophers deal 21 with Brooks, Smith combo
Card girls CC team clinches fifth-straight state trip
Timberwolves' free agency waiting game already working out
Great Swedish Adventure begins and features woman with Willmar roots
Willmar native on 'The Voice'
1960's icon Bobby Vee dies at Minnesota care facility
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
Pope Francis the manager - surprising, secretive, shrewd
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Now is the perfect time for houseplant tasks
Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
An Epic journey
Melissa Heen Peterson
Kenley Jo Krogfus
Myron F. Koosmann
Aaron Abrahamson letter: Don't blame Baker for MNsure
Gail Guptill letter: Send Baker back to St. Paul
Harrop commentary: Bill Clinton did not call Obamacare 'Crazy'
Estrich Commentary: Election landslide? Not so fast
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Minnesota man accused in 5-year-old girl's death indicted by grand jury
October 26, 2016
Spicer man charged with kidnapping in alleged violent assault of woman
WILLMAR — Driving down a Spicer road on Oct. 12, a woman saw a shocking sight: a woman with a bloody face, and three crying children in...
October 26, 2016 - 8:41pm
October 25, 2016
Safety coalition rewards drivers for buckling up
WILLMAR — Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Corporal Jason Keith has responded to many fatal crashes. Often, he said, the dead had not been wearing...
October 25, 2016 - 11:50pm
County Board candidates square off at forum
WILLMAR — Candidates for the Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners squared off Tuesday night at a public forum, fielding questions on...
October 25, 2016 - 10:36pm
October 24, 2016
Landfill fees to change Jan. 1
WILLMAR — Look for the fee structure at the Kandiyohi County landfill to change, starting Jan. 1. The County Board of Commissioners has...
October 24, 2016 - 7:44pm
Two candidate forums scheduled this week
WILLMAR — Two forums are scheduled this week to give the public a chance to learn about the views of the candidates running for the Kandiyohi...
October 24, 2016 - 7:53am
Two candidates vie for Kandiyohi County Board seat
WILLMAR — Voters in Kandiyohi County's Second Commissioner District will choose between Doug Reese and Steve Ahmann Nov. 8 to represent...
October 24, 2016 - 6:00am
October 23, 2016
Update 1:30 p.m. Sunday: Hunter finds missing Raymond girl
RAYMOND - A pheasant hunter heard the cries for help from a lost girl and came to the rescue as a large-scale search for her was underway outside of Raymond on Saturday. Daniel Kiecker, a volunteer firefighter from Lake Lillian, discovered the 9-year-old girl as he was hunting around...
October 23, 2016 - 1:22pm
October 22, 2016
Rail bypass funding, realignment loom large as Kandiyohi County concerns
WILLMAR – As planning and design continue on the multimillion-dollar railroad bypass west of Willmar, one big question looms for the Kandiyohi...
October 22, 2016 - 2:24am
October 21, 2016
Marriage licenses for Kandiyohi County published Oct. 22
Marriage licensesKandiyohi CountyPublished Oct. 22, 2016 Chad Michael Johnson, Willmar; Roberta Sue Reitsma, Willmar Henry Danilo Martinez Lemus,...
October 21, 2016 - 9:26pm
October 19, 2016
Man on meth allegedly assaults woman because ghosts told her to kill him
WILLMAR — A Willmar man, high on methamphetamine, allegedly threatened a woman with a knife and attempted to strangle her because he believed...
October 19, 2016 - 4:46pm
Kandiyohi County OKs financial help for Fair Association
WILLMAR — Kandiyohi County Fair board members were looking forward this year to an outstanding fair — good attendance, popular grandstand...
October 19, 2016 - 9:34am
October 17, 2016
Predatory offender moving to Blomkest; community meeting scheduled
BLOMKEST—A community meeting has been scheduled regarding the move of a Level Three predatory offender from Willmar to Blomkest. Lee...
October 17, 2016 - 6:40pm
MnDOT hitting the road to get input on work ahead
LITCHFIELD — There are miles and miles of roads to repair in the next 10 years. And for the Minnesota Department of Transportation's District...
October 17, 2016 - 6:00am
October 11, 2016
County Road 92 to be closed Wednesday
WILLMAR—The Kandiyohi County Public Works Department office in Willmar announced that construction crews will be installing a culvert on County Road 92, one-quarter of a mile west of County Road 5. County Road 92 will be closed in this area beginning Wednesday, from 8 a.m....
October 11, 2016 - 12:06pm
October 10, 2016
Kandiyohi County eyes ordinance revisions to extend life of landfill
WILLMAR — Under proposed changes in the Kandiyohi County solid waste fee structure, customers will end up paying slightly more for garbage...
October 10, 2016 - 5:33am