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New master plan addresses maintenance, repair issues at historic Willmar City Auditorium
Video: Bunnies and Chicks Featured at Library
RNs in midst of contract talks urge Willmar's Rice hospital to invest in its nurses
Master plan outlines upgrades to extend life of City Auditorium
Bluegrass Proteins acquires Dawson plant, begins hiring workers
NHL Playoffs: Wild blow late lead, lose to Avs
Twins walk past Blue Jays in Game 2 to sweep twin bill
Prep Baseball: Tribune area prep previews
Prep Baseball: State champ Warriors keeping level heads
Stephen Colbert named to takeover 'Late Show' on CBS
4-part harmony on stage Saturday at WEAC in Willmar, Minn.
Bemidji featured as FX posts first seven minutes of 'Fargo' series
Mickey Rooney, versatile actor and master showman, dies At 93
David Letterman to retire from CBS 'Late Show' In 2015
Family Dollar to cuts jobs, plans to close about 350 stores
Green Mill reopens after extensive remodel
BlackBerry severs sales ties with T-Mobile
Nominatinations sought for B2B’s ‘5 Over 40’ issue in west central Minnesota
GlenOaks expands services offered at Village Apartments in New London
Mildred "Micky" H. Wermager
Chester "Chet" L. Olsen
For area Magic: The Gathering fans, it’s more than just a game
Twitter rolls out new look to user profile pages
Motorcycle safety: Training key to saving lives this riding season
Valle — Steinhaus
Monson — Wetterling
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
Letter: Bill won’t end bullying
Editorial: Underage drinking is always dangerous
Editorial: Boston responds through strength, to reclaim it's
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
March 14, 2011
Eden Prairie's Rau is Mr. Hockey winner
Eden Prairie forward Kyle Rau has been named Mr. Hockey for 2011, an annual award for Minnesota's outstanding prep boys' hockey player. Alex Lyon from Lake of the Woods received The Frank Brimsek Award, in recognition of the state's top senior goaltender.
sports / prep
March 14, 2011 - 12:00am
June 9, 2010
H-R male nominee: Kyle Schulte of BOLD
KYLE SCHULTE BOLD 13 letters CROSS COUNTRY: Schulte lettered four times in cross country for the Warriors. He placed fifth in the West Central South Conference meet as both a junior and a senior. And he finished 15th in the section meet his senior year. WRESTLING: A four-time...
sports / prep
June 9, 2010 - 12:00am
May 8, 2010
news / local
May 8, 2010 - 12:00am
December 20, 2008
Three face charges for Atwater business burglaries
WILLMAR -- Two men made their first appearances Thursday in Kandiyohi County District Court on felony charges for allegedly burglarizing two Atwater businesses in October. A third man failed to appear. Austin Thomas Klinghagen, 18, of Grove City, Damon Dwight Weiderhoft, 20, of Cosmos,...
December 20, 2008 - 12:00am
November 7, 2008
Three men charged in Grove City burglaries
LITCHFIELD -- Three young men have been charged with burglary, theft and property damage in a string of business burglaries in Grove City. Kyle Richard Litzau, 18, of Atwater, Damon Dwight Wiederhoft, 19, of Cosmos, and Austin Thomas Klinghagen, 19, of Grove City, have all been arraigned...
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am
November 3, 2008
Bird Island to dedicate memorial in honor of Sgt. Kyle Miller
BIRD ISLAND -- The community of Bird Island will observe Veterans Day by remembering one of its own who paid the ultimate sacrifice. The community will dedicate a flag memorial in honor of Sgt. Kyle Miller, who was killed in action July 29, 2006, while serving near Balad, Iraq. The...
November 3, 2008 - 12:00am
October 31, 2008
Charges pending against three in Grove City, Atwater burglaries
LITCHFIELD -- Charges are pending against three men, including an 18-year-old from Atwater, stemming from a series of recent burglaries in Grove City and Atwater. According to a news release from Meeker County Sheriff Mike Hirman, the sheriff's office and the Atwater Police department...
news / region
October 31, 2008 - 12:00pm
September 26, 2008
Sertoma Club honors families of fallen soldiers with award
SPICER -- Two fallen soldiers from Willmar were remembered Thursday when the Willmar Sertoma Club honored their families with the 2008 Service to Mankind Award. The families of Army Sgts.
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
July 12, 2008
No deaths or serious injuries reported in storm that destroyed 3 homes
WILLMAR -- At the end of a dead-end gravel road off of Kandiyohi County Road 19, three little girls, including a 1-year-old named Gracie, huddled together in the basement of a simple one-story home with four comforting adults and two dogs. As Whitney Peters, 10, was screaming and...
July 12, 2008 - 12:00am
July 7, 2008
Record field beats heat in Green Lake Road Race
SPICER -- There's nothing like a 12-mile jaunt to get you going on a Sunday morning. Starting at 7 a.m., 258 runners -- plus one heroic figure in a wheel chair -- circled Green Lake. "We believe it's a record number," said Green Lake Road Race race director Jane Benson. "The weather's...
July 7, 2008 - 12:00am