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Willmar School Board meets Monday
Man found dead under television at Minnesota home
Woman, five children rescued from Alexandria townhome fire
Truck hits State Patrol car, injuring trooper, then drives off
Willmar teen gets probation, community service for bomb threat
Blaze makes first appearance at CMCS pep rally
Bluejays take down LQPV on road
WarHawks hit hard early, fall to 'Jacks
Vikings look to climb back into playoff race
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'
'Prairie Angels' makes a timely arrival in Renville County
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Curtis Burr Accola
Gregory W. Johnson
Ruth V. Thayer
Frances A. King
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
December 7, 2016
Pope warns media over 'sin' of spreading fake news, smearing politicians
VATICAN CITY - Media that focus on scandals and spread fake news to smear politicians risk becoming like people who have a morbid fascination...
December 7, 2016 - 8:34pm
November 21, 2016
Most Americans back 'just the facts' news stories: Pew survey
WASHINGTON — Most Americans want the media to present facts in news stories without adding interpretation, a Pew Research Center survey said Friday amid a debate in the media about its role in covering Donald Trump's unconventional presidential campaign. Journalists face the...
November 21, 2016 - 11:50am
October 22, 2016
Trump promises to weaken U.S. media 'power structure' if elected
GETTSYBURG, Pa.- U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trumppromised on Saturday to foil a proposed deal for AT&T Inc to buy Time...
October 22, 2016 - 12:42pm
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Cartoon by Dave Granlund Granlund is a national syndicated cartoonist based in Minnesota. Cartoon feedback can be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org....
September 22, 2016 - 8:27am
September 20, 2016
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey Marshall Ramsey is an editorial cartoonist for The Clarion-Ledger in Jackson, Mississippi and is syndicated nationally....
September 20, 2016 - 3:37am
August 18, 2016
Gossip blog Gawker to shut down next week
LOS ANGELES—Embattled New York media and gossip blog Gawker.com is shutting down operations next week. The news comes just two days after...
August 18, 2016 - 4:09pm
June 4, 2016
Cartoon by Chris Britt
June 4, 2016 - 1:00am
June 3, 2016
Cartoon by Steve Benson
June 3, 2016 - 12:00am
May 26, 2016
Diamond Lake man to build communal music and arts center on his property
If you blink while driving the narrow road that snuggles up to Mark Haen’s Diamond Lake spread, you may easily miss the empty plat that sits...
May 26, 2016 - 5:00am
May 12, 2015
Great River Regional Library names new executive director
ST. CLOUD — The Great River Regional Library board of trustees has appointed Karen Pundsack as executive director of the 32-library system. Pundsack has been serving as interim director since July 2014. She joined Great River Regional Library in 1999 as manager of the Sauk Centre...
May 12, 2015 - 1:44pm
March 2, 2014
Willmar to host one-day live stream of TED conference
WILLMAR — Hoping to spark discussion and generate innovative ideas, local organizers are bringing a one-day live stream of the noted TED conference...
March 2, 2014 - 10:41pm
December 17, 2013
Letter: The echo chamber of opinion
Talking heads on TV are not good sources of objective information that can be relied upon for our present dilemma of Congressional stalemate, since it is to their advantage to stoke the fires of controversy just to keep TV addicts tuned in to their everlasting bloviating. Any issue,...
December 17, 2013 - 2:00am
October 9, 2013
Former U.S. senator, anchorman Rod Grams dies
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Former U.S. senator Rod Grams, a popular TV anchorman who went on to become the most conservative politician ever...
October 9, 2013 - 11:22am
December 18, 2012
NBC crew's captors appeared loyal to Syria regime
BEIRUT (AP) -- NBC's chief foreign correspondent Richard Engel says he believes the gunmen who kidnapped him and his crew in Syria were a Shiite...
December 18, 2012 - 7:10am
November 23, 2012
Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office in Minn. now has Facebook page
WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office now has a Facebook page, where citizens can get information about the county's most wanted list, the current county jail roster, Nixle text and e-mail announcements and other information about sheriff's office programs. Sheriff Dan...
November 23, 2012 - 12:00am