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Lost driver's license invalidated when state issues replacement
Pet of the week posted June 28, 2017
Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center finishes construction on new pavilion
Top-ranking Vatican cardinal charged with sex offenses in Australia
Willmar musician Terry Shaw charged in second case with criminal sexual conduct
Halftime tirade product of higher expectations from United coach Adrian Heath
Tyus Jones says new teammate Jimmy Butler adds toughness to team
Ex-NFL running back Portis considered murder after losing millions
NBA star Curry to compete in Web.com Tour event
Knicks cut ties with Jackson after 3 years
Stephen Colbert announces a week of 'Late Show' episodes from Russia
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
Pedal for Project Impact 2017: Local cyclists ride for a reason
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
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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All-American fun: Patriotic playdough is an easy DIY for summer
Champagne: A refreshing explosion for the Fourth of July
Keillor: Partying with the engineers
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
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
Blane Aidan Wendt
June 24, 2017
Letter: Do politicians ever think?
With the recent shooting by a radical left-wing terrorist from Illinois of Republican Steve Scalise and others, and with the rapid response...
June 24, 2017 - 1:22am
June 23, 2017
Warrant mix-up may yield settlement
DULUTH — A 2-year-old dispute that arose from a case of mistaken identity appears to finally be moving toward a resolution. A proposed settlement agreement could end an ordeal that began May 8, 2015, when Ronald Gary Gustafson of Grand Rapids was arrested and spent five days...
June 23, 2017 - 10:00pm
June 14, 2017
Seat belt tickets drop again during summer Click It or Ticket campaign
ST. PAUL -- For the third year in a row, seat belt tickets decreased during the Minnesota summer Click It or Ticket campaign's two-week extra...
June 14, 2017 - 3:54pm
June 2, 2017
Letter: A good start to building bridges
On May 16 the Willmar Human Rights Commission held a meeting about the status of policies regarding treatment of immigrants by law enforcement within the city of Willmar and in Kandiyohi County. There were over 30 diverse community members in attendance, many of us representing...
June 2, 2017 - 9:44pm
May 9, 2017
Lac qui Parle County again needs a sheriff
MADISON — Lac qui Parle County Sheriff Lou Sager has tendered his resignation 11 months after having moved from the East Coast to take...
May 9, 2017 - 7:26pm
May 8, 2017
Minnesota lawmakers seeking increased female mutilation penalties
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislation to battle female genital mutilation now includes penalties requiring up to 20 years in prison and fines...
May 8, 2017 - 3:20pm
April 12, 2017
Battle of the Badge
WILLMAR — The Willmar Police Department, the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office, Willmar Ambulance, Willmar Fire Department and Kandiyohi...
April 12, 2017 - 6:04am
March 18, 2017
Cop's killer back in prison after failed drug test
OAKDALE, Minn. — A paroled cop killer is back in prison. Timothy Eling, 68, was released from prison in 2016 after serving 29 years for the...
March 18, 2017 - 2:46pm
March 17, 2017
Report examines best practices for officer body cameras
GRAND FORKS — As body cameras become standard for law enforcement agencies nationwide, policies regarding how and when officers use them...
March 17, 2017 - 7:19pm
March 14, 2017
Minn. mayor allegedly swindled his lover's husband, pulled gun on husband's son
CROSBY, Minn.—The mayor of a 2,400-person community in the middle of Minnesota is now wrapped up in a tale involving money, guns and romance....
March 14, 2017 - 8:44am
March 11, 2017
Police officer back to work after battling illnesses the past 3 years
FOREST LAKE, Minn. — It's hard to keep track of how many times Troy Meyer cheated death in the past three years. First, there was a severe...
March 11, 2017 - 10:45pm
February 3, 2017
New chief leads Clara City police force
CLARA CITY — There's a new chief in Clara City, and she aims to stay in charge. Kimberly Wood is serving her first duty as a police chief....
February 3, 2017 - 8:09am
January 4, 2017
Honored for doing what he loves: Renville County sheriff's deputy recognized
OLIVIA — Finding the right profession can be a long journey for some, but not for Jeff Nelson. All he needed was a few short rides in the...
January 4, 2017 - 11:44pm
December 23, 2016
Teen escapes from Prairie Lakes Youth Programs
A 16-year-old boy escaped Friday from one of the non-secure programs at Willmar’s Prairie Lakes Youth Programs, spurring a law enforcement...
December 23, 2016 - 4:43pm
December 12, 2016
Clara City, Minn., police chief set to retire
CLARA CITY — The Symbionese Liberation Army was bombing squad cars. The Hell's Angels were targeting law officers who interfered with their...
December 12, 2016 - 7:00am