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Yellow Medicine County adopts plan to replace courthouse
Medical examiner rules Delbert Huber died from complications of gastric ulcer
Central U.S. to see cold snap next week
Advocates from Montevideo, Clinton to serve on medical cannabis task force
More Minn. boaters ticketed for invasive species violations
Dumba bound to stick with Wild, not in minors
Legion Baseball: Bulthuis, Prinsburg end season shutting out Cottonwood
World Cup: Argentina, Germany start fine tuning for title match
Area Baseball: Bullfrogs break out late to down Granite Falls
Romero a hero as Argentina gains WC final
'Gypsy' musical now playing on The Barn stage through June 28 in Willmar, Minn.
Studio Hop: Willmar, Minn., area artists show what they are made of at weekend event
Menk is financial analyst at United FCS
CDS names Steinbeisser senior accountant
Jennie-O Turkey Store promotes Burgmeier to coordinator
UCare honors ACMC
Hormel Foods to buy Muscle Milk products maker CytoSport Holdings
Barry Francis Jungwirth
Lewis "Lewie" Larson
Beverly F. Nelson
Hund — Hagemeyer
Ernster — Marthaler
Link — Nelson
Thein — Hillenbrand
Gronseth — Buseman
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Have a safe, memorable July 4th weekend
Letter: A stunning local performance
Minnesota Opinion: Study shows healthier, but distracted teens
Editorial: Time to withdraw the Norway ambassador nomination
August 3, 2012
Letter: The language manipulator
Mark Ritchie's word flatulence has both provoked and inspired me to search the dictionary and the thesaurus for appropriate expoundatory and superfluous descriptator locution. Yes, Mr.
opinion / letters
August 3, 2012 - 12:00am
December 23, 2010
ELL students finding their niche in school
When the announcement came Monday morning that school would be closing early because of snow, cheers echoed from classrooms all over Willmar...
news / local / education
December 23, 2010 - 12:00am
July 8, 2010
Concordia says safety top priority after report of sex assault
FARGO - Officials from Concordia Language Villages are assuring families that safety is their No. 1 concern after a student of a separate language camp reported being sexually assaulted. Letters have gone out to families to clarify that the man charged in the case worked for the...
news / state / education
July 8, 2010 - 9:58am
July 2, 2010
French teacher charged in sex crime at Concordia Language Villages
BEMIDJI - A 29-year-old citizen of France is a wanted international fugitive on a charge of serious felony second-degree conduct with a victim young than 13 in an incident last month at Concordia Language Villages near Bemidji. Adrien Massy, a Frenchman living in St. Louis Park,...
news / state
July 2, 2010 - 3:59pm
June 5, 2009
Willmar's popular Chinese language class gets a major boost
Willmar Senior High is one of 10 high schools in the nation to receive a U.S. State Department grant to host a native-speaking Chinese teacher...
news / local
June 5, 2009 - 12:00am
March 7, 2009
Pilot project aims to improve ELL program
The third-grader lay on the floor on his stomach on the fringe of a group of students, working intently in his math workbook.
extra / local
March 7, 2009 - 1:30am
February 6, 2009
DFL'ers defend language of campaign flyer
ST. PAUL -- Rep.
state / news
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
October 18, 2008
Teaching the little ones the ways of Norway
As a circle of pre-schoolers tried to twist their chubby fingers in the complicated fashion required when singing the "Itsy-Bisty Spider" song, their tongues and brains were also undergoing a challenging twist. They were trying to sing the song in Norwegian. "Very good," cooed Jamie...
October 18, 2008 - 12:00am
September 15, 2008
Sign language helps YMCA day care children communicate, connect
WILLMAR -- At 15 months, Alyssa Peterson is rapidly building up a vocabulary. She can say "milk," "more," "please" and "all done" -- all in sign language. It has gone a long way toward helping her parents, Heather and Micah Peterson, understand her needs and wants. "I had no idea...
news / local
September 15, 2008 - 12:00am