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Republican wins Montana special election despite assault charge
Twins emphasis on nutrition goes down to farm club level
Minnesota teacher's lawsuit over high school assault dismissed
Minnesota man found guilty in attempt to kill his ex-wife at work
UPDATE: Dispute over trail detours final Minnesota legislative work
James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors
United's Venegas, front office don't see eye-to-eye
Wild's owner sees no need to rebuild
Kunitz scores 2 as Penguins edge Sens in Game 7
Prep Baseball: Dragons blanked in season-ender
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
Memorial Day travel volume expected highest since 2005
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Mary Ann Nagel
Marlyn W. Wacholz
Marlys J. Mithun
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
Five startling things Betsy Devos told (or wouldn't tell) Congress
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Dionne: The wider Trump scandal
Cartoon by Steve Benson
May 16, 2017
Willmar supports final language for wye agreement
WILLMAR — The city of Willmar is finalizing the language in the master cooperative agreement for the railroad bypass project. The Willmar...
May 16, 2017 - 7:26am
May 15, 2017
Highway 23 four-lane project from Willmar to I-94 needs community push
WILLMAR — A loose-knit coalition of local transportation advocates may soon be reinvented — and reignited — in its mission...
May 15, 2017 - 6:52am
May 3, 2017
Study begins of dangerous Hwy. 23 intersections near New London
NEW LONDON — Three dangerous intersections on state Highway 23 near New London will be studied this summer and recommendations for improvements...
May 3, 2017 - 6:53am
April 18, 2017
City of Willmar wants assurances on benefits of wye
WILLMAR — In an effort to protect the city's benefits from the Willmar Wye project, the Willmar City Council approved a motion at Monday's...
April 18, 2017 - 6:03am
April 14, 2017
Highway 22 project to begin Monday south of Litchfield
LITCHFIELD — The Minnesota Department of Transportation will begin work Monday on the state Highway 22 project south of Litchfield. The...
April 14, 2017 - 7:05am
MnDOT announces road work for 2017
WILLMAR — The Minnesota Department of Transportation on Thursday announced its 2017 transportation construction program, and motorists...
April 14, 2017 - 5:30am
April 2, 2017
Open house set on Highway 22 project
LITCHFIELD—The Minnesota Department of Transportation will host a construction open house from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday at the Meeker County Courthouse, community room A, to discuss the upcoming Minnesota Highway 22 project. The project involves the resurfacing of Highway 22 from...
April 2, 2017 - 10:25pm
Minn. ditch mowing permits may be delayed
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation should delay requiring permits to mow hay along state highways, state senators decided...
March 2, 2017 - 12:48pm
February 25, 2017
Public criticizes current layout of Willmar Wye
WILLMAR — While generally supportive of the planned Willmary Wye railroad bypass project, several commenters at a public meeting Thursday...
February 25, 2017 - 5:40am
February 22, 2017
Public meeting slated Thursday on the Willmar Wye
WILLMAR — A public meeting will be held on the Willmar Wye railroad bypass project starting at 5 p.m. Thursday at the Minnesota Department...
February 22, 2017 - 9:12am
February 6, 2017
Highway 71 reopened after fatal crash near Olivia
UPDATED: 3 p.m. WILLMAR – A stretch of U.S. Highway 71 south of Olivia, closed for several hours due to a fatal crash, has been reopened. Traffic...
February 6, 2017 - 8:20am
February 1, 2017
MnDOT revises permit applications for mowing ditches
ST PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Transportation adjusted requirements and extended the permit application deadline for people who want to mow and bale hay on any state highway right-of-way that is adjacent to their land. The adjustments were made in response to concerns...
February 1, 2017 - 10:53pm
January 20, 2017
Speed limit to increase on some highways in Minnesota
WILLMAR — The speed limits on several highways in west central Minnesota will increase from 55 to 60 miles per hour. The change begins...
January 20, 2017 - 9:00am
January 11, 2017
Truck driver killed in collision with MnDOT snowplow in central Minn.
ROYALTON, Minn. -- A truck driver was killed Tuesday morning in central Minnesota when his vehicle rear-ended a snowplow. According to the Minnesota...
January 11, 2017 - 10:52am
January 10, 2017
Beams to be set next week for Kandiyohi County Road 5 bridge
WILLMAR — A new overpass that takes Kandiyohi County Road 5 across Minnesota Highway 23 will begin taking shape next week with the setting...
January 10, 2017 - 10:55pm