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Mills drops request for election recount in 8th District race
Separation anxiety: Trump's management style poses challenges in Oval Office
U.S. payrolls rise solidly; jobless rate falls to nine-year low
EMT Willmar ambulance hosts 10th annual toy drive
Mills drops request for recount in 8th District race
Dragons win first of two on northern road trip
Slagter scores 31 in Cards' tournament win
Aggressive D key to Cardinals' victory
Sartell/Sauk Rapids blanks Willmar
Gophers look to toughen up after first loss
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Around our region published Nov. 30
Willmar Senior High announces first-term honor roll
Obama's latest shrug of the shoulders
Helen W. Olson
Evelyn R. Yanish
Todd D. Johnson
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
October 26, 2011
World Series Game 6 in St. Louis postponed due to rainy forecast
ST. LOUIS -- Game 6 of the World Series was postponed today because of a wet forecast, further dampening a rainy baseball season and delaying...
October 26, 2011 - 4:08pm
July 20, 2010
Oosthuizen contemplates future after winning British Open
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland -- Louis Oosthuizen never let the silver claret jug out of his sight as he celebrated into the morning hours at the Jigger...
July 20, 2010 - 12:00am
July 19, 2010
Oosthuizen wins British Open
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland -- Hardly anyone knew Louis Oosthuizen, much less how to pronounce his name. Not many will forget the performance he delivered...
July 19, 2010 - 12:00am
July 13, 2010
Bobcat pioneer Keller dies at 87
Louis Keller, a self-taught tinkerer who helped invent the loader that made Bobcat a household name, died on Sunday at age 87. Keller and his...
July 13, 2010 - 9:51am
June 24, 2010
St. Louis River hike turns perilous for Shakopee dad and sons
DULUTH - A Shakopee, Minn., man and his two sons, 11 and 8, were rescued from rocks where they were stranded on the St. Louis River in Jay Cooke...
June 24, 2010 - 10:03am
April 22, 2010
St. Louis Park homicide suspect is arrested on Hwy. 23 near Hawick
HAWICK -- A 56-year-old man wanted in the stabbing death of a St. Louis Park woman was arrested early Wednesday morning along State Highway 23 near Hawick. Several press reports have identified the man as Howard Charles Deboise. He is alleged to have fatally stabbed his wife around...
April 22, 2010 - 12:00am
April 9, 2010
Two Harbors bus driver charged with sex assaults
DULUTH - A 62-year-old school bus driver is being held in the St. Louis County Jail after being accused of sexually assaulting four elementary school girls. The bus driver, of Two Harbors, is being held on preliminary charges of four counts of second-degree criminal sexual conduct...
April 9, 2010 - 11:06am
July 29, 2009
World Opinion: On the arrest of Henry Louis Gates Jr.:
An excerpt from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States: The Associated Press On the arrest of Henry Louis Gates Jr.: In an incident that raised eyebrows from coast to coast, Harvard University professor Henry Louis Gates Jr., a prominent scholar and author, was arrested...
July 29, 2009 - 12:00am
Commentary: Race to redemption
WASHINGTON -- People say: Why are we still talking about Crowley and Gates? And then they commence to talk for 15 minutes about Crowley and Gates. The reason we persist is because the confrontation between a black professor, Henry Louis Gates Jr., and a white cop, Sgt.
July 29, 2009 - 12:00am
December 16, 2008
Citing race, public defender asks to move sex assault trial from northern Minnesota city
DULUTH - A former Hibbing Community College football player can't get a fair trial in that community because of his race and the perception that he was involved in the demise of the school's football program, his defense lawyer argued Monday in St.
December 16, 2008 - 8:00am
November 6, 2008
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Nov. 6
- Carlos Rivera, 25, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Monday to an amended charge of interfering with a 911 call, a gross misdemeanor As part of a plea agreement a felony charge of domestic assault by strangulation and a misdemeanor for domestic abuse will be dismissed. The charges were...
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am
October 14, 2008
Willmar man fined, given probation for possessing items taken in spate of burglaries around county
WILLMAR -- Raymond Narro III, 29, of Willmar was sentenced Monday to a year and a day in prison, which was stayed, a $1,500 fine and five years of probation for possessing a television and computer accessories stolen during a series of daytime burglaries last winter in rural Kandiyohi...
October 14, 2008 - 12:00am
September 30, 2008
Willmar woman gets 44 months in prison for daytime burglaries
WILLMAR -- Amanda Kay Schrupp, 26, of Willmar pleaded guilty Monday to four charges of second-degree burglary in connection to a string of daytime burglaries at rural Kandiyohi County homes. After her plea was entered in Kandiyohi County District Court, Schrupp was sentenced to 44...
September 30, 2008 - 12:00am
September 19, 2008
Man caught on Web cam while inside neighbor's apartment
WILLMAR -- A Willmar woman and her boyfriend have apparently used video from a Web cam to catch their neighbor breaking into their apartment, buying an adult film on their cable television and performing a sex act while watching the film. Timothy Louis Streling, 21, of Willmar, was...
September 19, 2008 - 12:00am