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August 30, 2018
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August 30, 2018 - 12:11pm
One injured in crash near Starbuck
August 30, 2018 - 11:53am
August 28, 2018
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Troy Heck, assistant scoutmaster of Troop 224, left, watches Boy Scout Justin Bosch, 13, walk across the rope bridge during a Cub Scout and Boy Scout recruitment night Tuesday at Rice Park in Willmar. play button
Scouting for Scouts at recruitment night in Willmar
August 28, 2018 - 8:37pm
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Teacher Neil Pearson looks at an engine during the Power Shop course he teaches at Willmar Senior High School. Pearson was named the 2018 State Agriculture Education Teacher of the Year, as well as Regional Agriculture Education Teacher of the Year for the Upper Midwest.
Willmar ag teacher wins regional award
August 28, 2018 - 6:52am
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First-grade teachers Jenna Bosch, left, and Marilin Benn discuss reading structure for their classes at Roosevelt Elementary School during a training Monday at Lakeland Elementary School in Willmar.
Prepping for school in Willmar
August 28, 2018 - 5:43am
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Wild cucumber is prevalent this year
August 28, 2018 - 4:50am
August 27, 2018
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Kicking off rodeo festivities in Maynard Saturday evening, the crowd paid tribute to those who serve the community every day, including the Maynard Fire Department, from left, the Chippewa County Sheriff's Department, Minnesota State Patrol and the Chippewa County-Montevideo Ambulance squad.
Ride 'em cowboy at Maynard Rodeo
August 27, 2018 - 5:02am
August 25, 2018
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Work-study student Bethany Millington, left, helps George Schlegel find a textbook Friday at the Ridgewater College campus in Willmar.
Classes start Monday at Ridgewater College
August 25, 2018 - 5:25am
August 22, 2018
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The Glacial Ridge Curling Club and the city of Willmar have approved a final lease agreement on a dedicated curling facility to be built adjacent to the Willmar Civic Center. The curling club will now need to raise over $2 million for the project. A dedicated facility will allow the curling club to expand its offerings and bring in more matches and events.
Lease approved for new Willmar curling facility, Glacial Ridge Curling's fundraising next step
August 22, 2018 - 6:19am
August 18, 2018
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On top of the 8-foot high walkway, Bob Hermann of Litchfield points out the site where the buckskinners will be camping this weekend during the annual Forest City Stockade Summer Rendezvous.
History comes alive at Summer Rendezvous at Forest City Stockade
August 18, 2018 - 9:21am
August 17, 2018
Area school board races set for November
August 17, 2018 - 10:49pm
August 16, 2018
New London Music Festival is Saturday
August 16, 2018 - 4:25pm
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Dave Holmquist, from top left, Charlie Orth, Steve Verhelst, Anton Switajewski and Ben Mooberry, front, perform a sword fight during a scene from “The Three Musketeers.” The production opens tonight and runs through Aug. 24 at The Barn Theatre in downtown Willmar.
'Three Musketeers' opens tonight at The Barn
August 16, 2018 - 4:17pm
August 15, 2018
Five candidates file for Willmar School Board
August 15, 2018 - 6:28am
August 14, 2018
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Preschool teacher Meghan Reiman lead her class through an activity at a prekindergarten class at Jefferson Learning Center in January 2017. This fall, pre-K classes will move to the Willmar School District's elementary schools.
Willmar pre-K classes moving to elementary schools
August 14, 2018 - 6:41am