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Amateur Baseball: Area's weekend results
Prep Golf: Cards advance 3 boys, 2 girls to final round of 8AAA meet
Prep Baseball: Tuesday's Results and Pairings
Jon Leuze’s work wins People’s Choice Award in Willmar, Minn.
New London, Minn., native Brady Toops on (off) ABC’s ‘The Bachelorette’
Norway Lake Township’s oldest living man, 91, to star in Sunburg, Minnesota, Syttende Mai parade
Syttende Mai celebrations in west central Minnesota
Artaria String Quartet performs in Dawson, Minn.
Abrams joins ACMC urgent care department
American Family agent Hern earns certification
State electrical group honors Gatewood for industry service
Two from Whitcomb Brothers Grain attend conference
Rice Hospital nurses honored for making a difference in patient lives
Katie D. Asche
Alma O. Lopez
Paul M. Grannes
Alvina "Al" A. Marklowitz
Douglas F. Hendrickson
Video: Ukraine teens enjoy time away from strife
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Hennes — Tepfer
Gregory — McDonald
Cartoon by Chris Britt
Minnesota Opinion: Legilsature frustration goes across the state
Letter: Questions for Willmar council member Ron Christianson
Letter: 'Recall Ron' stand was inappropriately placed
Editorial: Memorial Day has a very real purpose
May 10, 2010
Minnesota River shows signs of improving quality
MONTEVIDEO -- Drop a baited hook in the Minnesota River and your chances of catching a fish are better than they were 10 years ago. Fish abundance and diversity appear to be on the increase in the river, while turbidity in the river has decreased over the past decade. The level of...
news / region / state
May 10, 2010 - 12:00am
March 14, 2010
Willmar boys beat back West in final seconds to reach 2AAA final
WILLMAR - The Willmar Cardinals are in the 2AAA championship game at 7 p.m. Thursday in Mankato against Hutchinson - barely. A jump shot by a well-guarded Sam Esboldt overcame the Scarlets 43-42 on Saturday evening before the largest crowd of the year in the Willmar gym. Willmar...
news / sports / Cardinals
March 14, 2010 - 12:17pm
June 27, 2009
Fish species make noted return to Minnesota River
SACRED HEART -- A cell phone call informed us we had some time to kill before the group we were to lead on the river arrived. Tom Kalahar was prepared. "Let's go fishing,'' he said, a smile betraying his excitement at the turn of events. In minutes we had our canoes positioned...
outdoors / state
June 27, 2009 - 12:00am
April 8, 2009
City of Willmar will again trade phosphorus credits with Mankato after City Council OKs agreement
WILLMAR -- The Willmar City Council approved an agreement Monday to again trade phosphorus credits with the city of Mankato to reduce Minnesota River pollution until Willmar's new wastewater treatment plant begins operation. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency requires Willmar...
news / local
April 8, 2009 - 12:00am
April 3, 2009
City's brass contemplates phosphorus credit trades with Mankato
WILLMAR -- The city of Willmar could again trade phosphorus credits with the city of Mankato to reduce Minnesota River pollution until Willmar's new wastewater treatment plant begins operation. Willmar complied with a state permit to reduce phosphorus in the Minnesota River Basin...
news / local
April 3, 2009 - 12:00am
February 16, 2009
Willmar girls ousted in 2A hockey
MANKATO -- Willmar's road to the state tournament ran into a roadblock on Saturday. The Mankato West Scarlets won their 14th straight game in a 6-2 Section 2A win over the fourth-seeded Cardinals. The No. 1 seed improves to 23-3, including a 7-6 win over Willmar in December. West...
February 16, 2009 - 12:00am
November 24, 2008
Mankato man identified as driver killed in Olivia tanker crash
OLIVIA -- The Minnesota State Patrol has identified the driver who was killed when a propane truck caught fire on the western edge of Olivia...
news / region
November 24, 2008 - 1:00am