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Nelson Mandela, from apartheid fighter to president and unifier
Worst of wind chills on Friday forecast for west central Minn.
Minn. archdiocese reveals accused priests' names
Body of child recovered in Lucan fire, 1 other missing
Downtown Willmar snow emergency set Friday morning
Swanny’s song: Retirement beckons for Willmar grad in 2014
NFL fines Vikings' Cook for touching official
Wolves game in Mexico postponed after smoke enters arena
Konerko to retuns to White Sox, Morneau to sign with Rockies
‘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
Hanson — Petersen
Schack — Malkuch
Play our High School Football Pigskin Pickem Contest
Review: Five shoppings apps to get you the best prices
Take control of holiday spending: Finance counselor says make a budget, start shopping early
H. Catharine Mulder
Thomas H. Bonde
Adella C. Kvendru,
Margaret Anne Walsh
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)
October 29, 2012
Earthwork begins on $5M Mills project in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- Earthwork is underway and installation of utilities will take place at the site of the new Mills auto dealership and car wash on U.S....
news / local / business
October 29, 2012 - 12:00am
August 8, 2012
Mills Auto Group purchases Swenson Motors in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- Swenson Motor Company of Willmar, which sells Chrysler, Dodge, Ram and GMC vehicles, has been sold to Mills Auto Group in a deal finalized...
news / local / business
August 8, 2012 - 12:00am
August 7, 2012
Mills Auto Group purchases Swenson Motors Co. of Willmar, MInn.
Swenson Motor Company of Willmar, which sells Chrysler, Dodge, Ram and GMC vehicles, has been sold to Mills Auto Group and will be relocated...
business / news / local
August 7, 2012 - 8:45am
June 18, 2012
Portion of Trott Avenue Southwest to close temporarily Tuesday
WILLMAR -- A portion of Trott Avenue Southwest between 23rd Street and 28th Street will be closed temporarily Tuesday for utility improvement at Mills Auto Parts Department. Willmar city officials anticipate the work will be completed by Tuesday afternoon. Traffic will not be allowed...
June 18, 2012 - 3:38pm
April 9, 2012
Fire burns 200 acres of swamp in Meeker Co., Minn.
LITCHFIELD -- An estimated 200 acres of swampland burned in a fire reported around 3 p.m. Sunday in Cedar Mills Township in Meeker County. According to Meeker County Sheriff Jeff Norlin, when the Litchfield Fire Department arrived at the fire, near 150th Street and 620th Avenue,...
April 9, 2012 - 10:26am
December 12, 2011
Meeker County, Minn., sheriff seeking info on vehicle theft, crash
CEDAR MILLS -- The Meeker County Sheriff's Office is asking for assistance from anyone who may have information regarding the theft of a 2006 Chevy pickup early Saturday morning from a Cedar Mills bar. According to a news release from Sheriff Jeff Norlin, the 2006 Chevy 2500 was...
news / region
December 12, 2011 - 11:59am
November 4, 2011
New Yorks Mills, Minn., breeder permanently barred from selling dogs
news / state
November 4, 2011 - 11:20am
December 28, 2010
Kevin Marti joins Mills Ford-Jeep WILLMAR -- Kevin Marti of Willmar has joined Mills Ford-Jeep in Willmar as service manager. Marti, a graduate of Willmar High School, was previously service manager with Swenson Motor Company.
December 28, 2010 - 12:00am
July 8, 2010
Bird Island man gets probation, jail time in Cedar Mills assault
WILLMAR -- Jeremy Jon Hoff, 26, of Bird Island, was sentenced Monday to five years of probation, 120 days in jail and a $500 fine for his role in a March 26 incident where three men attempted to run over and kill a 27-year-old man in Cedar Mills. As part of his sentence on a third-degree...
news / region
July 8, 2010 - 12:00am
June 3, 2010
Two regional men enter pleas in Cedar Mills assault
WILLMAR -- Two of the men charged in connection with a March 26 incident where they attempted to run over and kill a 27-year-old man in Cedar Mills have entered guilty pleas. Jeremy Jon Hoff, 26, of Bird Island, pleaded guilty Wednesday to a felony third-degree assault charge in...
news / region
June 3, 2010 - 12:00am
April 2, 2009
Special tax break boosts new car sales locally
WILLMAR -- A special tax break is boosting sales of new cars, say managers at Willmar car dealerships. Mills Ford Lincoln Mercury Jeep customers have said they're buying a new vehicle because of the new tax break, says Jeff Smith, general manager. "It's probably about another 50...
news / local / region
April 2, 2009 - 12:00am
November 18, 2008
Lund Boat in central Minnesota hit by layoffs
Slumping boat sales - worse than at any time in 40 years - forced a layoff of about 140 workers at the New York Mills Lund Boat manufacturing plant the last two weeks, this according to a Brunswick spokesperson. The bulk of layoffs were announced at a meeting with staff on November...
news / region / state / outdoors
November 18, 2008 - 11:00am