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Willmar Middle School Principal Simenson wins statewide recognition
USDA program connects school cafeterias with local farmers
Willmar city budget passes but mayor refuses to sign in protest
Bus route from Willmar to Litchfield to begin in February
Montevideo adopts $4M budget, takes no action on property offer
Boys basketball: Wildcats smoke Melrose
Boys basketball roundup: BOLD rallies past ACGC
Girls basketball roundup: NLS’ Thunstedt scores 2,000th in win at EVW
Women's basketball: Warriors ride by Range
Men's basketball: Norsemen edge Warriors
‘Nuncrackers’ opens tonight at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minn.
‘Come, Lord Jesus’ theme of Calvary’s Advent Festival this year
Taylor Swift sweeps top prize at American Music Awards
'Lend Me A Tenor': Comedy production on stage through Saturday at Ridgewater College in Willmar, Minn.
Auto sales rise in November, boosted by discounts
Chrysler's November sales rise 16 percent, top expectations
Earlier-than-usual online deals to steal Cyber Monday thunder
Spam, Skippy give boost to Hormel's 4Q results
Fiat says no Chrysler IPO in 2013
Torison — Severson
Ide — Schroeder
Hanson — Petersen
Schack — Malkuch
Play our High School Football Pigskin Pickem Contest
Ruby Josephine Peterson
Deann K. Johnson
Arden Harold Pearson
Thomas J. H. Bonde
DuWayne C. Halvorson
Hats Off from Redeemer
Letter: Did anyone go outside except to shop over holiday weekend?
Letter: Perhaps EDC board member wishes to live in metro area
Letter: Praise for Willmar mayor, council protecting tax dollars
Letter: Get to know Mayor Yanish (link fixed)
September 30, 2013
AP Source: Gardenhire returning to Twins in 2014
MINNEAPOLIS — Ron Gardenhire isn't going anywhere. Gardenhire will be back with the Minnesota Twins next season, a team official with knowledge of the decision said Monday. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because the Twins had not made an official announcement...
sports / pro
September 30, 2013 - 12:17pm
September 21, 2012
Inside Scoop blog: Wildlife manager saying goodbye to career made just for him in Willmar area
life / local
September 21, 2012 - 8:51am
August 13, 2012
Semifinalist interviews set for Willmar Municipal Utilities manager position
WILLMAR -- Interviews will be held Wednesday with semifinalists for the Willmar Municipal Utilities general manager position. After they've met with each of the candidates, members of the Utilities Commission plan to winnow the field to two or three finalists. The hope is to have...
August 13, 2012 - 2:17pm
March 3, 2012
Documents related to the dispute between the Willmar MUC and its General Manger Bruce Gomm
Here are some documents related to the dispute between the Willmar Municipal Utilities and its General Manger Bruce Gomm. See the PDF documents...
March 3, 2012 - 8:00am
February 27, 2012
Report: Willmar MUC's General Manager Investigation Summary
Here is a PDF copy of the Willmar Municipal Utilities' General Manager Investigation Summary - Feb. 16, 2012. See the PDF file below.
news / local
February 27, 2012 - 9:40pm
Report: Bruce Gomm's response to the Willmar MUC GM Investigation Summary
Here is a PDF copy of the Bruce Gomm response to the Willmar Municipal Utilities' General Manager Investigation Summary - Feb. 27, 2012. See the PDF file below.
news / local
February 27, 2012 - 6:30pm
June 24, 2010
MnDNR, former manager reach settlement in defamation lawsuit
MINNEAPOLIS -- A former enforcement manager with the state Department of Natural Resources has settled a defamation lawsuit with the agency for $250,000. Cathy Hamm worked for the DNR for 35 years.
news / state
June 24, 2010 - 1:08pm
February 22, 2010
Tait trades ACGC board post for district job
GROVE CITY -- After serving three years as a school board member, Dan Tait is now working as business manager for the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School District. Tait, who submitted his resignation to the board earlier this month, began his new job in the district office Tuesday. In...
news / local / business
February 22, 2010 - 12:00am
August 1, 2009
Glup honored with USFWS manager award
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- At a ceremony held in Washington, D.C., on July 17, Litchfield Wetland Management District Project Leader Scott Glup was honored as the 2009 Federal Land Manager of the Year. Glup earned the award from Take Pride in America®, a nationwide partnership program...
August 1, 2009 - 12:00am
May 4, 2009
Video: Buildings, grounds manager explains ACGC South Elementary's need for roof project
Buildings and Grounds Manager Tom Fordyce details the roof conditions of ACGC South Elementary School in Cosmos.
May 4, 2009 - 12:00am
April 10, 2009
Editorial: Airport manager plan raises concern
The Willmar City Council Monday approved a city staff plan to manage Willmar Municipal Airport with a private-management agreement. This private-management agreement is not a wise decision for the long-term future of the city's $21 million airport. We commend the City Council and...
opinion / editorials
April 10, 2009 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
After long struggle, ACGC is back in black
ATWATER -- After four years of having the scarlet letters S-O-D attached to their school, the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School District is now free from that negative financial title. An audit completed this month has determined ACGC is no longer in statutory operating debt, which...
local / business
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am