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Kerkhoven to appoint new mayor
Records published for April 27
Minnesota farmers make buffer changes a top issue
Drug takeback sites in the region
Clear out the medicine cabinet: Dispose of unused drugs Saturday at takeback sites
Twins miss out on sweep of Twins, as Santiago mourns
Wild ponder long-term contracts for Granlund, Neiderreiter
Vikings will look again to have success outside first round
Defense defines 2017 NFL Draft
Kolpack: A photo of Janis Thompson would be worth a million memories to her sister
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
Younger hot flashes may signal heart risk later
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
'Kitchen Witches': Comedy opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar chain of lakes focus of Wednesday's public meeting
Lavon "Vonnie" Anderson
Edythe O. Jacobson
Marcella M. Stager
Marlys Selma Vilhauer
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Minnesota Opinion: Now is not the time to sit out, play politics
George Will: The 'Oh, never mind' president
Susan Estrich: The Amazon 1-Star System
Letter: U of M proud of local partnerships
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
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
Schools close early as wind whips up new snow
WILLMAR – A number of schools in west central Minnesota have already closed – or will be closing early today – as weather and driving conditions...
January 10, 2017 - 12:27pm
Travel alert: Freezing rain and snow will be followed by high winds today
WILLMAR – Freezing rain followed by a heavy dose of snow that could last until noon is causing travel problems for morning commuters in the...
January 10, 2017 - 9:03am
January 3, 2017
Travel conditions dicey -- MnDOT urges caution
WILLMAR – Travel is proving to be tricky in parts of west central Minnesota this morning. Several area school districts, including Willmar...
January 3, 2017 - 9:53am