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Willmar records 3.5 inches of snow; Bird Island area records highest total in region
Young victims of Lucan fire identified
Electronics theft at Alexandria Walmart foiled, police say
Two injured in Two Harbors train derailment
Boys basketball: Wildcats smoke Melrose
Boys basketball roundup: BOLD rallies past ACGC
Girls basketball roundup: NLS’ Thunstedt scores 2,000th in win at EVW
Women's basketball: Warriors ride by Range
Men's basketball: Norsemen edge Warriors
‘Nuncrackers’ opens tonight at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minn.
‘Come, Lord Jesus’ theme of Calvary’s Advent Festival this year
Taylor Swift sweeps top prize at American Music Awards
'Lend Me A Tenor': Comedy production on stage through Saturday at Ridgewater College in Willmar, Minn.
Auto sales rise in November, boosted by discounts
Chrysler's November sales rise 16 percent, top expectations
Earlier-than-usual online deals to steal Cyber Monday thunder
Spam, Skippy give boost to Hormel's 4Q results
Fiat says no Chrysler IPO in 2013
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Play our High School Football Pigskin Pickem Contest
Review: Five shoppings apps to get you the best prices
Take control of holiday spending: Finance counselor says make a budget, start shopping early
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Richard L. Dey
John I. Mahlum
DuWayne C. Halvorson
Deann K. Johnson
Hats Off from Redeemer
Letter: Did anyone go outside except to shop over holiday weekend?
Letter: Perhaps EDC board member wishes to live in metro area
Letter: Praise for Willmar mayor, council protecting tax dollars
Letter: Get to know Mayor Yanish (link fixed)
April 12, 2012
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...
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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.
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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
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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
February 27, 2012
Miller will run for GOP endorsement in new 17A district
PRINSBURG - A Prinsburg man is the first to announce his candidacy for the House of Representatives for the new District 17A seat. Tim Miller said today he will seek the endorsement of the Republican Party at the Senate District 17 convention in late March. The new 17A district,...
February 27, 2012 - 3:12pm