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Recycling bins from recycled materials: Kandiyohi County program creates wooden boxes to encourage recycling
Farm transition workshop set April 1 in Benson
Kodet promoted by Jennie-O
Records published March 28.
Crosby City Council members want embattled mayor to resign after arrest on four felonies
Twins coach tries to help Sano take the next step
Twins' Grossman says he'll be ready by Opening Day
Peterson says he's in 'no rush' to latch onto another NFL team
Wild's slump can be blamed on just about everyone
ND native who once made 2,750 free throws in a row dies at 94
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
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Keith L. Sorenson
Doris I. Rasmusson
Cleo J. Holtberg
David "Doc" Halliday
Farmers leading progress on buffer requirement
Pinke: Rally around rural communities
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Dave & Vivian Swanson
July 27, 2016
NLS opens bids for $20.6M construction project
NEW LONDON—A long row of manilla envelopes lined a table in the New London-Spicer cafeteria Tuesday afternoon as bids were opened on 37 different contracts for the school district's $20.6 million construction project. In a November referendum, district voters approved building...
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
July 14, 2016
Nissen outduels Haugen as Mudhens advance
BIRD ISLAND—Riding another strong pitching effort, BOLD manufactured just enough offense to stay in the winner's bracket of the American...
July 14, 2016 - 10:55pm
July 12, 2016
NLS stages comeback to beat Fairfax
SPICER—A rough start turned into a 7-5 win as New London-Spicer avoided a first round upset against Fairfax on Tuesday in the first round...
July 12, 2016 - 11:15pm
July 2, 2016
Big innings propel NLS to win over Pirates
SPICER—Three New London-Spicer players had three RBIs and the Twins benefitted from some poor Paynesville defense in a 13-3 amateur baseball...
July 2, 2016 - 12:23am
June 23, 2016
Area summer program makes sense of math
NEW LONDON — When 32 middle school students and five teachers go to Valleyfair amusement park today, they won’t just be riding roller coasters....
June 23, 2016 - 11:30pm
June 17, 2016
Kandi Elite has volleyball reaching higher
Once volleyball seasons finish each fall, area players have two offseason options: travel to compete on a club team in the Twin Cities or Marshall,...
June 17, 2016 - 11:51pm
June 14, 2016
New London-Spicer teachers, school board approve Q Comp plan
NEW LONDON — A plan to link teacher pay with student performance was overwhelmingly approved by the the New London-Spicer teachers’ union...
June 14, 2016 - 11:56pm
May 9, 2016
New London-Spicer School Board tables transgender inclusion policy
Updated 12:12 a.m. May 10: NEW LONDON — On a 5-2 vote Monday, as a crowd of more than 200 people watched, the New London-Spicer School Board...
May 9, 2016 - 9:48pm
May 7, 2016
The look of Prom at New London-Spicer
NEW LONDON - Just under 100 couples gather in the Prairie Woods Elementary parking lot at 3 p.m. Saturday for the sendoff in their sharp rides...
May 7, 2016 - 5:40pm
May 6, 2016
NLS school board vote on transgender policy expected Monday
NEW LONDON — A proposed transgender inclusion policy, which has undergone three revisions so far following strong public opposition, is on the agenda Monday night for the New London-Spicer School Board. The board is expected to take action on the proposal. Board Chairman Robert...
May 6, 2016 - 11:17pm
April 30, 2016
Quality-linked pay advances in NLS School District
NEW LONDON — A plan that would link a teacher’s salary with student achievement is advancing in the New London-Spicer School District. After submitting its quality compensation — or Q-comp — plan to the Department of Education in February, the district made revisions requested...
April 30, 2016 - 12:02am
April 29, 2016
Prep Tennis: NLS rides comebacks for win over Minnewaska
New London-Spicer rebounded from first-set losses in three matches and thumped Minnewaska 6-1 on on the road on Friday
April 29, 2016 - 11:44pm
April 28, 2016
Letter: Calling out what’s wrong
I applaud the woman, Patricia Carter Harding, who wrote the letter in the West Central Tribune recently, relative to the foolishness of the transgender issue in New London-Spicer School District. I do wrestle with the command to “Love thy neighbor.” I’m sure I will be labeled...
April 28, 2016 - 1:30am
April 27, 2016
NLS Schools may have to scale back parts of building project
NEW LONDON — Design plans and the construction budget are being fine-tuned for New London-Spicer’s $20.6 million building project that’s set to begin this summer. Based on ballpark estimates the construction manager garnered from contractors, the current design and development...
April 27, 2016 - 11:27pm
April 20, 2016
Letter: Pressure from transgender policies
I’ve been told I get too feisty and it’s true. Sometimes I have smoke coming out of my ears because when I think something is wrong I think it’s screamingly wrong and that’s how I feel about this transgender mess in New London. I had a similar experience (it’s all under...
April 20, 2016 - 12:10am