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Willmar man involved in new medical transportation business
Records published Oct. 25
Authorities seek new tips in 5-year-old death investigation
Former Watson mayor pleads guilty to burglary
Landfill fees to change Jan. 1
WCT 2016 Prep Volleyball Pairings
Roundup: YME opens 3A playoffs with straight-set win
Wild coach loves new Parise line
Zimmer says he has faith, but not proof yet of top team
NLS Football Preview: NLS, Melrose going in different directions
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
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
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
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
David O. Johnson
Kathleen H. Diederich
Donna G. R. Gilman
Presidential Endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
John Gehrking letter: Sawatzky is a typical politician
Paul Hoffer letter: Lang is ready to serve his district
Dionne commentary: Trump is not a GOP aberration
Estrich commentary: Trump is the uncontrollable man
October 20, 2016
Prep Football: KMS stuns Browerville on the road
BROWERVILLE — Brandin Dahl ran for 184 yards and two touchdowns and Caleb Collins and Josh Peterson also ran for scores as KMS soundly...
October 20, 2016 - 12:25am
September 15, 2016
KMS loses Camden match, standout setter
KERKHOVEN — KMS volleyball lost a five-set match to Canby on Thursday night in Kerkhoven but they may have lost much more with a knee injury...
September 15, 2016 - 11:07pm
June 25, 2016
KMS Marching Saints: honoring "The Greatest Generation"
The award-winning KMS Saints Marching Band thrilled the crowd along the Willmar Fests Grande Day Parade route on Saturday with their playing,...
June 25, 2016 - 3:23pm
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 16, 2016
Prep Softball: Big second inning propels KMS to win over Brave Owls
A big second inning was the difference as KMS defeated Benson/Hancock 8-2 in a non-conference game on Friday
April 16, 2016 - 12:05am
March 23, 2016
Photo: Physics Force brings fun to KMS
Aaron Pinski, a science teacher at Bloomington Kennedy, and Jack Netland, a retired Maple Grove High School physics teacher, provided visual...
March 23, 2016 - 11:45pm
March 2, 2016
Area wrestlers receive their wrestling state medals Feb. 27 at the Minnesota State High School Wrestling Tournament in St. Paul.
Three area wrestlers earned individual championships at Saturday's state finals in St. Paul. NLS' Thomas Stageberg (132) and BOLD's Manuel Garcia...
March 2, 2016 - 6:18pm
February 27, 2016
Six area wrestlers reach state final round
The final round of the Class A and AAA wrestling state finals will feature six local grapplers, two of whom will be facing each other. In the A 220-pound class, reigning champion Manuel Garcia of BOLD will defend his title against Karter VanHeuveln of KMS. Garcia advanced by winning...
February 27, 2016 - 5:43pm
February 25, 2016
Pierz tops KMS wrestlers 44-22 in Class A quarterfinal match
Pierz defeated Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg 44-22 Thursday morning in their quarterfinal match in the Class A State Team Wrestling Tournament at...
February 25, 2016 - 11:29am
December 5, 2015
KMS band to play Monday at state Pearl Harbor observance
KERKHOVEN — The Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg Marching Saints band has been invited to perform at the state’s 2015 Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day Program Monday at the Armory in St. Paul. The band has been chosen to represent the state in Hawaii at the 75th anniversary celebration...
December 5, 2015 - 12:14am
September 3, 2015
Video: KMS bus driver ready to begin another school year
After graduating from Kerkhoven, Jean Rustad stayed around and has been driving school bus ever since, along with other duties at Rustad Bus...
September 3, 2015 - 7:34am
Video: KMS Grade School upgrades at Murdock
Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg's elementary school (k-6) in Murdock has three new kindergarden ckassrooms, offices and media center, plus, for the...
September 3, 2015 - 7:04am
June 30, 2015
Video: KMS band selected for 75th Pearl Harbor anniversary
The 90-member Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg Fighting Saints band has been chosen to play in a mass band at the 75th anniversary, on Dec. 7, 2016,...
June 30, 2015 - 10:26am
May 29, 2015
Prep Softball: KMS taken out in Section 3A
The KMS softball team has lost just four games in the last two years. Unfortunatly for the Saints, those four setbacks have come against the same team in the same tournament
May 29, 2015 - 12:57am
April 13, 2015
Prep softball: KMS blasts Ortonville
MURDOCK — A big opening frame was about all the Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg softball team needed against Ortonville on Monday. The Saints put...
April 13, 2015 - 11:10pm