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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
Hanson — Petersen
Schack — Malkuch
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
Ruby Josephine Peterson
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)
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