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Road closed during road construction in Kandiyohi
Car, motorcycle collide on Highway 71, one injured
Man injured when pickup, train collide east of Danube
City Council to meet Monday
Avian flu toll grows: Governor signs emergency funding bill
Kentucky Derby: Baffert seeks 1-2 Derby finish
Boxing: Contrast in styles a hallmark of Pacquiao-Mayweather bout
NASCAR: Sprint Cup drivers like new qualifying format at Talladega
Thursday Track Results: NLS boys victorious at Little Crow Invite
Girls Golf: LQPV wins YME invite
Prairie Winds Concert Band sets concerts Sunday in Willmar, Minnesota
Christian School to stage ‘Little Women’ at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minnesota
‘Picasso at the Lapin Agile’ now on stage at Ridgewater College in Willmar, Minnesota
Ridgewater college choir concert slated for Tuesday in Willmar, Minnesota
West Central Singers’ ‘Bedtime Stories’ concerts this weekend
D’Huyvetter joins Anez Consulting
Harvey Anderson & Johnson to build new Clara City funeral chapel
Ridgewater College partners for job training
Heritage Bank offers debit card fraud control
Moonlighting: Portion of U.S. workforce holding multiple jobs declines
Janice I. Iverson
Cheri A. Weismantel
Lola Ann Welker Chesick
Becoming bike friendly: State Bicycle Alliance tours Willmar; praises efforts to date
Video: Plant Sale at Willmar Civic Center
Video: Main Pointe Dancers K-1 Tap I Rehearsal
Video: Region 5A Arts Festival at NLS
Gartner — Hammond
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Minnesota Opinion: End political games, nonsense over LGA
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
Letter: Willert is a fine superintendent choice
Editorial Willmar residents just want answers
April 12, 2012
Koenen gains slightly over Rice in District 17 Senate DFL race
Lyle Koenen inches up to 85 votes with Larry Rice receiving 73 in third round of Senate District 17 DFL endorsement vote. No endorsement looking likely and this DFL race likely headed to primary.
April 12, 2012 - 9:02pm
Koenen leads Rice by 5 votes in SD 17 DFL endorsement voting first round
Lyle Koenen received 81 votes and Larry Rice got 77 votes in first round of balloting in Senate District 17 Senate endorsement. Neither will abide by endorsement.
April 12, 2012 - 8:48pm
April 10, 2012
Koenen wins special election in Minn. Senate seat
Rep. Lyle Koenen has won the Senate District 20 special election. In unofficial results Koenen, DFL-Clara City, had 3,914 votes. Gregg Kulberg, R-Hector, had 2,912 votes and Leon Greenslit, a member of the Independence Party from Olivia had 364 votes. Koenen will fill the remaining...
news / local
April 10, 2012 - 9:30pm
Koenen takes early lead in Senate District 20 special election
Rep. Lyle Koenen has taken an early lead in the Senate District 20 special election. With 53 percent of the votes counted Koenen, DFL-Clara City, has 1,935 votes. Gregg Kulberg, R-Hector, has 1,348 votes and Leon Greenslit, a member of the Independence Party from Olivia has 157. The...
April 10, 2012 - 8:37pm
Polls are open today for special election in District 20
The polls are open this morning in State Senate District 20 where voters are choosing a successor to the late Sen. Gary Kubly of Granite Falls. Kubly, a longtime DFL legislator, died last month after a battle with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS.
news / local
April 10, 2012 - 8:32am
April 7, 2012
Editorial: Koenen is best for Dist. 20 Senate
Voters of Senate District 20 lost a true servant of the people recently when Sen. Gary Kubly died. On Tuesday, voters in this district will go to the polls in a special election to decide who will replace Kulby. The candidates on this special ballot are Leon Greenslit, Indpendence.-Olivia;...
April 7, 2012 - 12:00am
March 27, 2012
Koenen wins special Senate primary election
WILLMAR - Rep. Lyle Koenen, DFL of Clara City, won today's special primary election in Senate District 20, defeating fellow DFLer John Schultz, of Correll. The seat was formerly held by DFL Sen.
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March 27, 2012 - 10:19pm
Koenen continues to lead as ballots counted in special primary election
WILLMAR -- Rep. Lyle Koenen continues to hold a solid lead over fellow DFLer John Schultz in today's special primary election in Senate District 20. Votes are currently being tallied in the seven counties were votes were cast and are being reported on the Minnesota Secretary of State's...
March 27, 2012 - 9:06pm
Koenen leads in Senate District 20 primary election
WILLMAR -- As ballots are being counted in the special primary election held today in the seven west central Minnesota counties of Senate District 20, Rep. Lyle Koenen, DFL of Clara City, currently has the lead over DFLer John Schultz of Correll. With 47 percent of the ballots reported...
March 27, 2012 - 8:44pm
Special primary election is today in Senate District 20
WILLMAR - Voters in west central Minnesota's Senate District 20 will go to the polls today for a special primary election to fill the vacancy in office caused by the death of Sen. Gary Kubly. The Granite Falls DFL lawmaker died earlier this month from Lou Gerhig's disease. Today's...
March 27, 2012 - 7:49am
March 14, 2012
Four individuals will run in special election for Sen. Kubly's seat
WILLMAR - Four candidates have filed to run in a special election April 10 to fill the term of Sen. Gary Kubly. Kubly, a DFL Senator from Granite Falls, died earlier this month. Filing for the current Senate District 20 office began last Thursday and closed last night. The candidates...
March 14, 2012 - 8:13am
March 13, 2012
Primary March 27 to decide DFL candidate on special election ballot
CLARA CITY -- Two DFL'ers have filed to serve the remaining term of the state senate seat held by late Sen. Gary Kubly. Rep. Lyle Koenen of Clara City and John Schultz of Correll filed. It means a primary will be held March 27 to decide the DFL candidate on the ballot. Both filed...
March 13, 2012 - 12:00am
March 12, 2012
Koenen files for state Senate seat vacated by death of Gary Kubly
CLARA CITY -- Rep. Lyle Koenen, DFL-Clara City, has filed papers to run for the state Senate seat vacated by the recent death of Sen. Gary Kubly of Granite Falls. "Senator Kubly represented the best of a public servant," said Koenen.
March 12, 2012 - 9:09am
February 29, 2012
Falk announces bid for new MN House 17A seat
WILLMAR - Rep.
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February 29, 2012 - 2:57pm
Koenen will seek District 17 Senate seat in western Minn.
WILLMAR - Rep. Lyle Koenen, of Clara City, said today he will seek DFL endorsement for the Senate District 17 seat. If he receives the endorsement...
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February 29, 2012 - 11:24am