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Circus returns to Willmar today, Saturday
Convictions published Sept. 19
Records published Sept. 19
Respiratory illness affecting children makes its way to Minnesota
Feds pass on funding railroad bypass
College football: Gophers’ problems on offense start up front
Vikings begin life without Peterson
Prep volleyball: Willmar clips Alexandria
Boys soccer: Cards quiet Sauk Rapids
Girls swimming & diving: Willmar swimmers sink SC Apollo
Joan Rivers, queen of acid put-downs, dies at age 81
Kosak of Olivia receives Guard honor
Theresa M. Lieser
Helen E. Cullen
Carl Patrick Breslan Rowan
Damrongnawin — Lundstrum
Leadens — Jans
Schmidt — Hagen
Stadem — Cuevas
Ciminski — Twist
Cartoon by Gary Markstein
Commentary: When will Minnesota fix U.S. Highway 12?
Letter: A first-rate production
Letter: Spend political dollars locally
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
February 6, 2014
Mayors plug minimum wage increase proposal
ST. PAUL — Hibbing Mayor Rick Cannata says he knows what it is like to financially struggle while raising a family. The mayor told Minnesota...
news / local
February 6, 2014 - 11:22pm
December 11, 2013
Letter: What former Willmar mayors do?
I bet that the past mayors, Ray Pederson, Jack Lynch, Bill Ferguson and Ole Reynolds, are looking down on a town that they ran as mayors and are just shaking their heads, along with the two past mayors that are still with us, Richard Hoglund and Les Heitke. Does anyone believe...
opinion / letters
December 11, 2013 - 12:00am
April 25, 2013
Elected officials in Renville County invited to learn, collaborate
OLIVIA — An information session designed for Renville County mayors and city council members known as the “Renville County 10” will be at 7 p.m. Monday at the Olivia Community Center, 818 East Lincoln Street on U.S. Highway 212 in downtown Olivia. According to...
news / region
April 25, 2013 - 11:47pm
November 7, 2012
City council, mayor results for cities in west central Minnesota
The following are unofficial election results for contested races only for municipal posts in cities in the region. Candidates indicated by (I) are elected incumbents and those indicated by (A) are current office holders now seeking election to a post they assumed by appointment. Results...
November 7, 2012 - 8:33am
August 15, 2011
Greater Minnesota mayors pledge leadership
news / state
August 15, 2011 - 12:00am
December 28, 2010
Mayors optimistic, but they worry deficit could hurt local aid
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Jesse Ventura's finance commissioner once famously announced that the state had "a boatload of money." The big debate then was who got the most new money. Since then, state finance officials have looked under every financial cushion for all the spare change they...
news / local / region
December 28, 2010 - 12:00am
May 23, 2009
Heitke criticizes Pawlenty for 'hogwash' remark
WILLMAR -- Willmar Mayor Les Heitke says he disagrees with Gov. Tim Pawlenty who said Thursday that local officials are talking "hogwash'' if...
news / local
May 23, 2009 - 12:00am