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Chris Wallace to Reince Priebus: 'You Don't Get to Tell Us What to Do'
Box Office: 'Lego Batman' flies high over 'Great Wall,' 'Fist Fight'
Five injured in Pope County head-on crash with ambulance
Restarting out of bankruptcy, company revives former MN mining operation
Woman, 56, dies when hit by train in Detroit Lakes
Jacobs: A new bird mystery for a new week
Cook: 'Boat Show' a mirror of life in the North
Dokken:Fee hike for hunting, fishing licenses faces uphill battle in Minn.
Kamloops rainbows and coho salmon provide early-morning action near the French River
Zucker, Dubnyk lead Wild past Predators
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Driving a hard bargain for taxes
States' rights? Not so much, when it comes to retirement savings
Murder and Mayhem are hers to tell in Redwood County
Fagen Fighters Museum in Granite Falls listed as a top Minnesota attraction
The many meanings of Valentine's Day
Lorraine "Lolly" Marlys Thompson
Daniel P. Schaefbauer
Gloria A. Schroeder
Dwaine B. Weber
Marlow W. Hanson
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Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
December 5, 2015
KMS band to play Monday at state Pearl Harbor observance
KERKHOVEN — The Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg Marching Saints band has been invited to perform at the state’s 2015 Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day Program Monday at the Armory in St. Paul. The band has been chosen to represent the state in Hawaii at the 75th anniversary celebration...
December 5, 2015 - 12:14am
November 21, 2015
Video: Roosevelt 5th-Grade Songfest at Willmar
The fifth-grade Songfest on Friday afternoon at Roosevelt Elementary in Willmar highlighted music through the decades.
November 21, 2015 - 8:09am
November 11, 2015
Brice, Currington, Allan among names added to 2016 WE Fest lineup
DETROIT LAKES —Lee Brice, Billy Currington, Gary Allan and Montgomery Gentry have been added to next summer's WE Fest, held just outside...
November 11, 2015 - 9:41am
November 4, 2015
Music Matters awards $13,400 in grants
WILLMAR — Willmar Music Matters has awarded grants totaling $13,400 to support the Willmar Public School music programs. The grants will be used for recorders for use in the elementary schools, a practice piano for student use at the high school, music stands, a middle school cello...
November 4, 2015 - 8:42pm
October 14, 2015
Kid Rock announced as WE Fest headliner
DETROIT LAKES - Kid Rock, welcome back to WE Fest. The performer was announced as one of the country music festival's headliners Wednesday...
October 14, 2015 - 9:54am
October 1, 2015
Acclaimed vocal ensemble to play Bethel
WILLMAR — Since 2001, the Minneapolis-based vocal ensemble Cantus has released 17 albums through its self-titled label, garnering much acclaim. On Friday, the group will perform at 7 p.m. at Bethel Lutheran Church in Willmar as part of the “Music at Bethel” series. The concert,...
October 1, 2015 - 9:51am
August 24, 2015
Membership sales lag so far for West Central Concert Series
WILLMAR — West Central Concert Series will mark its 51st season this year of bringing professional quality musical artists to the area. Revenue raised by the sale of membership tickets helps pay for the cost of the concerts. However, the pace of membership sales is running behind...
August 24, 2015 - 12:00am
August 17, 2015
Video: Blue grass, Cajun and Irish bands featured at New London Music Festival
Under a broad canopy of shady oak trees that kept the audience cool on a 90-degree day, five different bands were featured in the New London...
August 17, 2015 - 3:32pm
August 13, 2015
New London, Minn., Music Festival is Saturday
NEW LONDON — The New London Music Festival runs from noon to 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Neer Park in New London. The 17th annual festival is said...
August 13, 2015 - 9:19am
July 30, 2015
Grove City man hopes to find success in tough rap business
"You give him $3,500 down,” he said. “He has a set price at $5,500, plus expenses. But we agreed $7,000, flat rate.” $7,000 is a large...
July 30, 2015 - 5:00am
June 25, 2015
Willmar library exhibit promotes its music catalog, summer reading program
The Willmar Public Library has a message for all the bibliophiles out there: it’s not just about the books. In conjunction with its summer...
June 25, 2015 - 8:36am
Fan builds collection as a tribute to garage rock bands of the 1960s
Steve Ellis. Marlys Roe. Jim Brandenburg. Dean Senftner. Myron Lee. The names may mean little to the casual music fan, but to Tony Texley they...
June 25, 2015 - 8:12am
June 16, 2015
Video: Bands on Parade in Benson
The sky threatened over Benson but the music prevailed at the 28th annual Pioneerland Band Festival on Flag Day. Litchfield took top honors while...
June 16, 2015 - 9:49am
May 14, 2015
Artaria String Quartet performs in Dawson, Minn.
DAWSON — The Artaria String Quartet of St. Paul will return to Dawson next week for its third and final visit in a residency project with the...
May 14, 2015 - 8:36am
April 8, 2015
KMS Choir at Copperleaf
Senior Elizabeth Jeppesen and junior Travis Carlson descend the staircase as the Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg High School Choir performs “Hold...
April 8, 2015 - 11:53pm