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'Everything was a mess': A Minn. turkey farm is still picking up the pieces from a powerful storm
'Maybe it's time': actor Johnny Depp jokes about a Trump assassination
Appeals court overturns conviction of 'Making a Murderer' inmate
Facing multiple felony charges, an embattled Minn. mayor was barred from a city council meeting
Hwy. 12 open house set Monday in Litchfield
Stingers: Wheels come off in Willmar's loss to St. Cloud
Wolves Jimmy a trade
Dreary day turns ugly for Twins in loss to White Sox
Sixers take guard Fultz with top pick of NBA Draft
UMD freshman-to-be Samberg moving up the NHL Draft board
Sandy Hook families urge NBC to drop Megyn Kelly's Alex Jones interview
20 new and returning TV shows that you should check out this summer
'Bachelor in Paradise' production halted, show in question after alleged 'misconduct' on set
'Big Fish' a lovely piece of Americana at The Barn in Willmar
Sam Hunt, the R&B-loving country star, is challenging Nashville rules - and winning
Exhibit documents Willmar festival
Studio Hop 2017 continues today
'Sweet Land the Musical': Rural debut is tonight where movie was made
'Red, White and Tuna': Comedy opens tonight at Little Theatre in New London
Willmar Community Center: Art for and about the community
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
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From Russia With Love: A story of Facebook and frustration
Port: The NRA needs to speak out on Philando Castille
World of Wine: An introduction to the world of sherry wine
Apple TV may be getting Amazon video app this fall
WCT Sports Show: Three things we've learned
U.S. appeals court blocks release of Guantanamo Bay force-feeding videos
WCT Sports Show: Top 10 Basketball Games of the Year
Video: State Basketball: Miracle heave sends CMCS to defeat in Class A quarters
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October 30, 2014
Letter: Vote no on ACGC levy
Vote yourself a tax cut. Note no on ACGC renewal of the operating levy. Mike Hanson Lake Lillian
October 30, 2014 - 10:00am
Letter: Baker is what we need
Political ads and other letter writers talk about how their candidate will lower taxes, raise minimum wages, build more roads and more. These are very pertinent topics but as a small business owner and rural resident I have had other concerns — electric vehicle regulations and...
October 30, 2014 - 8:30am
October 28, 2014
Atwater woman faces second-degree arson charges for the K & M Liquor Store fire in Lake Lillian
WILLMAR — The 51-year-old rural Atwater woman charged in the fire that destroyed her business, K & M Liquor Store in Lake Lillian, waived...
October 28, 2014 - 11:47pm
September 22, 2014
Friends mourning loss of former Olivia grad killed by grizzly while hunting in Canada
Ken and Brenda Novotny OLIVIA — A family with its roots in Renville County is mourning the loss of two brothers who died days apart, one in a tragic hunting accident. Ken Novotny, 53, of Germantown, Tennessee, died Wednesday when he was attacked by a grizzly bear while...
September 22, 2014 - 12:41pm
September 12, 2014
Kandiyohi County Road 4 to close Monday for bridge replacement
LAKE LILLIAN — A section of Kandiyohi County Road 4 near the southeast shore of Lake Lillian will be closed beginning Monday, the county Public Works Department announced in a news release. A bridge will be replaced approximately one-half mile northeast of County Road 8. County...
September 12, 2014 - 11:38pm
August 27, 2014
Liquor store owner appears in court
WILLMAR — The woman charged in the fire that destroyed her business, K & M Liquor Store in Lake Lillian, made her first appearance Wednesday in Kandiyohi County District Court. Mary Sue Whitcomb, 51, of rural Atwater, faces charges of felony second-degree arson and felony...
August 27, 2014 - 10:34pm
August 7, 2014
Lake Lillian business owner faces arson charge
WILLMAR – Three weeks after the September 23 fire that destroyed the K & M Liquor Store in Lake Lillian, investigators ruled it had been arson. This week, authorities charged a suspect. The owner of the building and business, Mary Sue Whitcomb, 51, of rural Atwater, is charged...
August 7, 2014 - 10:42am
June 25, 2014
Small team rebuilds an antique barn near Lake Lillian
LAKE LILLIAN — Doug Gorans has undertaken the massive project of renovating an antique barn on his farm near Lake Lillian to store his tractors...
June 25, 2014 - 10:55pm
March 15, 2014
Funeral for ACGC senior is Tuesday at school; Dawson-Boyd senior to be laid to rest today
GROVE CITY –– The funeral service for high school senior Zach Junkermeier will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City school gym in Grove City. Junkermeier, 18, of Lake Lillian, was killed this week while snowmobiling near Cooke City, Mont. Junkermeier had been...
March 15, 2014 - 7:00am
March 14, 2014
Funeral for high school senior Tuesday at ACGC gym
GROVE CITY –– The funeral service for high school senior Zach Junkermeier will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City school gym in Grove City. Junkermeier, 18, of Lake Lillian, was killed this week while snowmobiling near new Cooke City, Mont. Junkermeier...
March 14, 2014 - 11:58am
March 12, 2014
Avalanche victim from Lake Lillian identified
ATWATER – The Montana snowmobile avalanche victim from Minnesota has been identified as Zach Joseph Junkermeier, 18, of Lake Lillian. Junkermeier’s...
March 12, 2014 - 11:15am
Lake Lillian teen killed Tuesday in avalanche in Greater Yellowstone area in Montana
COOKE CITY, Mont. – An 18-year-old teen from Lake Lillian died Tuesday afternoon after being buried in an avalanche while snowmobiling. The...
March 12, 2014 - 10:01am
March 4, 2014
Sex offender meeting cancelled for tonight in Lake Lillian
WILLMAR — The community notification meeting scheduled for tonight regarding a Level 3 predatory offender moving to Lake Lillian has been cancelled because the offender, Jerome Webb, is not moving to the community or Kandiyohi County. According to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's...
March 4, 2014 - 1:44pm
February 26, 2014
Level 3 offender moving to Lake Lillian; notification meeting Tuesday
WILLMAR — The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office is giving community notification that a Level 3 predatory offender is moving to Lake Lillian. According to a news release, Jerome Lamont Webb, 33, will move to the 400 block of Oakdale Drive. A community notification meeting will...
February 26, 2014 - 11:16pm
February 20, 2014
Lake Lillian businessman charged with theft in N.D.
WILLMAR –– Chad Lee Monson, owner of Monson Excavating of Willmar, is awaiting extradition to North Dakota on charges that he stole a payloader. The Class A felony theft charge was filed Dec. 5 in Divide County, located in the far northwestern corner of North Dakota. Under North...
February 20, 2014 - 11:08pm