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Woman charged with Willmar assault that ended in brain injury
Pope warns media over 'sin' of spreading fake news, smearing politicians
Gov. Dayton: Session deadline? What deadline?
Minnesota hunter's death being investigated as homicide
Family establishes reward fund in Iron Range man's unsolved death
Willmar WarHawks respond in force to Kennedy Elementary second grader's letter
Cards 3-0 after victory over Dassel-Cokato
Cardinal girls can't hold off Northern Lakes
Gophers slip past New Jersey team to go to 8-1
Becker hands Card girls first loss
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
Ronald A. Olson
Luella O. Carlson
Janet L. Pearson
Marsall Kim Brinton
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
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
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
Pearl Harbor memorial event with KMS band is living streaming here
The popular KMS Marching Saints band is in Hawaii for the 75th anniversary observance of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. The band will...
11 hours 18 min ago
December 6, 2016
Up to 2,000 hogs lost in Kerkhoven barn fire
KERKHOVEN — Firefighters from at five area fire departments worked together Tuesday afternoon in bitter cold temperatures and blowing...
December 6, 2016 - 5:58pm
Riverview planning another large dairy in western Minn.
KERKHOVEN — Riverview Dairy LLP of Morris is proposing to construct a fourth large dairy farm west of Willmar. Louriston Dairy is proposed...
December 6, 2016 - 7:47am
November 30, 2016
KMS band heads for Hawaii Friday night
KERKHOVEN — At midnight Friday, 83 Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg High School students and their chaperones will leave on the trip of a lifetime....
November 30, 2016 - 10:50pm
November 26, 2016
Marriage licenses published Nov. 26
Marriage licenses Kandiyohi County Jerson Naun Gomez Alvarado, Willmar; Veronica Vela, Willmar Shirley Ann Schwarz, Appleton; Mitchell Wayne...
November 26, 2016 - 9:01am
November 4, 2016
Peggy Hans letter: When there's a problem, Falk listens
In response to District 17 endorsements on the opinion page Nov. 1: The editorial states that the candidates don't always listen to others and...
November 4, 2016 - 9:49am
October 21, 2016
Jim Van Der Pol letter: Falk supports public education
I stand in support of Andrew Falk because he supports public education. During his time in the Minnesota House he worked to raise the disparity...
October 21, 2016 - 11:26am
October 17, 2016
Galen Henjum letter: Taking credit for work by others
I'm amazed when I see elected officials taking credit for things they didn't do. Tim Miller claims responsibility for getting Highway 12 resurfaced between Benson and Kerkhoven and this is simply not true. That project was included in the state transportation improvement program...
October 17, 2016 - 1:53am
August 29, 2016
Updated: Five injured in three-vehicle crash in Willmar
WILLMAR -- A Kerkhoven couple was transported to Rice Memorial Hospital and three others were also injured after a three-vehicle crash Monday...
August 29, 2016 - 11:41am
August 4, 2016
Kerkhoven pilot was making instrument landing before crash that killed him
WILLMAR -- Kerkhoven pilot Loren Larson was making an instrumental landing system approach to a runway at the La Crosse Regional Airport in Wisconsin...
August 4, 2016 - 11:40pm
July 29, 2016
Kerkhoven pilot dies in Wisconsin plane crash
KERKHOVEN - A flying enthusiast from Kerkhoven known for his good humor and love for friends has died in a plane crash in Lac Crosse County,...
July 29, 2016 - 11:40am
July 11, 2016
Highway 12 resurfacing project begins July 18 between Benson, Kerkhoven
DETROIT LAKES — Motorists on U.S. Highway 12 between Benson and Kerkhoven will encounter intermittent lane closures when a resurfacing...
July 11, 2016 - 12:09am
June 10, 2016
KMS Marching Saints tune up for Benson parade
The KMS Marching Saints under director Pam Diem practice Friday morning for the summer schedule. The band will march Tuesday at the 29th annual...
June 10, 2016 - 11:25am
April 4, 2016
Mother of boy killed in ATV accident: I want to give him the best party ever
The 5-year-old boy involved in an all-terrain vehicle crash Saturday night in Spicer has died. Wesley Needham died Monday and his organs will...
April 4, 2016 - 11:15pm
December 16, 2015
Highway 12 open house postponed to Jan. 12 in Kerkhoven
KERKHOVEN — An open house to learn about plans to resurface U.S. Highway 12 from Benson through Kerkhoven has been rescheduled to Jan. 12. The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced today in a news release that the open house originally scheduled for tonight has...
December 16, 2015 - 12:48pm