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Box Office: 'Lego Batman' flies high over 'Great Wall,' 'Fist Fight'
Five injured in Pope County head-on crash with ambulance
Restarting out of bankruptcy, company revives former MN mining operation
Woman, 56, dies when hit by train in Detroit Lakes
Sweden asks the U.S. to explain Trump comment
Jacobs: A new bird mystery for a new week
Cook: 'Boat Show' a mirror of life in the North
Dokken:Fee hike for hunting, fishing licenses faces uphill battle in Minn.
Kamloops rainbows and coho salmon provide early-morning action near the French River
Zucker, Dubnyk lead Wild past Predators
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Driving a hard bargain for taxes
States' rights? Not so much, when it comes to retirement savings
Murder and Mayhem are hers to tell in Redwood County
Fagen Fighters Museum in Granite Falls listed as a top Minnesota attraction
The many meanings of Valentine's Day
Lorraine "Lolly" Marlys Thompson
Daniel P. Schaefbauer
Gloria A. Schroeder
Dwaine B. Weber
Marlow W. Hanson
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
Lac qui Parle Valley
January 26, 2017
Classroom challenge: Stress affects students’ ability to learn
LAC QUI PARLE VALLEY — Teachers might be asking the wrong question when trying to help their struggling students. Instead of asking "what...
January 26, 2017 - 5:00am
January 20, 2017
Benson Schools launch restorative justice approach
LAC QUI PARLE VALLEY — Coming late to class, disrupting a class, or picking on a fellow student are the kinds of behaviors that will earn...
January 20, 2017 - 7:23am
January 15, 2017
The answer was clear when Lac qui Parle Valley teacher and girls basketball coach Ryan Giles asked J.D. Struxness in 2013 what his college plans...
January 15, 2017 - 11:19pm
December 29, 2016
LQPV wrangles Ortonville
MADISON—It was a fitting way to honor Lac qui Parle Valley grad J.D. Struxness on Wednesday night, a man who makes a living wrestling steer,...
December 29, 2016 - 12:15am
October 11, 2016
Eagles above all: LPPV/DB's boys and girls' teams turn in dominant performances at Benson Invite
BENSON — Lac qui Parle Valley's Keiser Freely and Jordyn Sterud won individual championships to lead the Eagles boys and girls teams to...
October 11, 2016 - 2:00am
June 21, 2016
Appleton native is top bulldogger in nation
Steer wrestler J.D. Struxness wrestled four steers in a cumulative time of 18.1 seconds to better the best field of bulldoggers in the country,...
June 21, 2016 - 11:58pm
December 16, 2015
Winter storm covering roads with slush, snow in west central Minnesota this morning
WILLMAR - Motorists in west central Minnesota are contending with snow- and slush-covered roads this morning as a weather system expected to...
December 16, 2015 - 9:39am
November 5, 2014
NLS to look at why its school levy failed, may try again
NEW LONDON — It’s time to regroup for the New London-Spicer School Board after the district’s voters failed to support a proposed building project. The proposed $14.6 million project would have paid for remodeling in the district’s buildings and the addition of a performing...
November 5, 2014 - 11:41pm
Lac qui Parle Valley levy renewal passes
MADISON – Voters in the Lac qui Parle Valley School District approved a renewal of the district’s $866 per pupil operating levy Tuesday. The vote was 1,751 to 859. The operating levy will last 10 years. Operating levies are used to pay for school operations.
November 5, 2014 - 2:45am
October 29, 2014
NLS, Minnewaska seek building levies; Lac qui Parle Valley, ACGC and Yellow Medicine East seek operating levies
Several area school districts will have ballot questions on Election Day Nov. 4. Voters in two districts will decide whether to approve bonding...
October 29, 2014 - 11:51pm
May 14, 2014
Woodland Centers receives state grant to provide school-based mental health services
WILLMAR — Woodland Centers, a nonprofit mental health organization based in Willmar, has received a $1.7 million, five-year grant to increase children’s access to mental health services. The Minnesota Department of Health has announced a total of $45.4 million in grants to 36...
May 14, 2014 - 11:37pm
March 1, 2014
W.C. Minn. YES! students enjoy ground-floor look at emerging economy based on passive solar technology (with video)
What if you could have dropped in on Steve Jobs’ garage while he tinkered and built the first Apple computers? Thirty-six students in the...
March 1, 2014 - 7:18am
February 27, 2014
Totino-Grace defeats United wrestlers 36-34 in Class A consolation semi-finals
ST. PAUL - The Dawson-Boyd/Lac qui Parle Valley/Montevideo United wrestling team lost 36-34 to Totino-Grace Thurday afternoon in a consolation semi-final match in the Class AA State Wrestling Tournament at the Xcel Energy Center. United (28-5) has now completed its team competition...
February 27, 2014 - 3:07pm
United wrestlers lose Class AA quarterfinal, move to face Totino-Grace in consolation semi-final
ST. PAUL - The Dawson-Boyd/Lac qui Parle Valley/Montevideo United wrestling team lost 46-12 to Simley Thurday morning in the quarterfinal match in the Class AA State Wrestling Tournament at the Xcel Energy Center. United (28-5) now moves on to a 1 p.m. match against Totino-Grace...
February 27, 2014 - 1:29pm
September 22, 2011
Elders lead Eagles to perfection
MADISON -- Lac qui Parle Valley/Dawson-Boyd girls tennis coach Brant Hacker knew he had a good team entering this season, but he didn't imagine...
September 22, 2011 - 12:00am