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Willmar School Board meets Monday
Man found dead under television at Minnesota home
Woman, five children rescued from Alexandria townhome fire
Truck hits State Patrol car, injuring trooper, then drives off
Willmar teen gets probation, community service for bomb threat
Blaze makes first appearance at CMCS pep rally
Bluejays take down LQPV on road
WarHawks hit hard early, fall to 'Jacks
Vikings look to climb back into playoff race
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
'Prairie Angels' makes a timely arrival in Renville County
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Curtis Burr Accola
Gregory W. Johnson
Ruth V. Thayer
Frances A. King
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
October 27, 2016
NLS approves additional help in kindergarten classrooms
NEW LONDON — In an unusual move that was cheered by New London-Spicer's kindergarten teachers, the NLS School Board agreed Monday to provide...
October 27, 2016 - 10:24pm
New London cyclist's life remembered in court; driver in accident sentenced
WILLMAR — Bruce "Leo" Kehrer-Schneider has been gone for over a year. Kehrer-Schneider's wife, Mary, said she still sometimes flies into...
October 27, 2016 - 9:01pm
October 26, 2016
Turf wars: NLS plan to upgrade football field under scrutiny
NEW LONDON — The black and gold wildcat emblem of the New London-Spicer School athletic teams was freshly painted on the grass of the football...
October 26, 2016 - 10:00pm
October 21, 2016
Jim Vossen letter: Viable solutions for MNsure
The rising costs of health insurance are not only shocking, but are hurting families' pocketbooks. Farm families and small business owners here...
October 21, 2016 - 11:49am
October 19, 2016
Alleged New London 'Peeping Tom' charged with interference with privacy
WILLMAR — A 26-year-old man reportedly caught repeatedly "peeping" in the windows of a New London apartment complex was formally charged...
October 19, 2016 - 8:10pm
October 18, 2016
Pledging to be the good guy
NEW LONDON — Lunch was over and there was a blur of orange T-shirts, dresses, hoodies and headbands as students crowded around a banner...
October 18, 2016 - 11:50pm
October 17, 2016
New London "Peeping Tom" arrested
NEW LONDON—Over the past two weeks, the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office received at least two reports of a "Peeping Tom" looking through...
October 17, 2016 - 10:02am
Seven NLS candidates vie for three spots on school board
NEW LONDON — Seven candidates vying for three spots on the New London-Spicer School Board participated in a one-hour forum last week. The...
October 17, 2016 - 5:00am
October 12, 2016
A taxing decision: Three local cities seek approval of local option sales tax
WILLMAR — Residents from three Kandiyohi County communities will vote Nov. 8 whether or not to implement a 0.5 percent local option sales...
October 12, 2016 - 10:33pm
Lelyn Minkel letter: A deal too good to be true?
I read about the county giving a tax abatement. A $983,000 gift for a $7.8 million Little Crow Country Club hotel and convention center project. Equal to 12.6 percent of the total. I was wondering if I built an approximately $400,000 rental complex or a new home, if I could also...
October 12, 2016 - 1:29am
October 11, 2016
NLS approves tax abatement for hotel, event center project
NEW LONDON — Following a public hearing Monday night that garnered no negative comments, the New London-Spicer School Board unanimously...
October 11, 2016 - 9:00pm
October 9, 2016
Judge denies claim for punitive damages in accident that killed bicyclist
WILLMAR—A Kandiyohi County judge has denied a New London widow's claim to seek additional punitive damages in her wrongful death lawsuit...
October 9, 2016 - 7:04pm
October 7, 2016
Graden West letter: Trump is an embarrassment
Clean water, clean air, quality education for our kids. These subjects are in danger for our nation if Trump is elected. Why? Trump wants to get rid of the Environmental Protection Agency, the agency that regulates clean water and air. Trump wants to turn education over to individual...
October 7, 2016 - 12:33am
October 5, 2016
Forum set Monday for NLS board candidates
NEW LONDON — Seven candidates vying for three spots on the New London-Spicer School Board will participate in a public forum at 5 p.m. Monday in the NLS High School choir room. The candidates include Lucinda Dahlberg, incumbent Naomi Johnson, incumbent David Kilpatrick, Susan...
October 5, 2016 - 7:39pm
October 4, 2016
County OKs tax abatement for New London hotel project
WILLMAR—Kandiyohi County agreed Tuesday to a 10-year property tax abatement for a proposed hotel and event center project in New London—but...
October 4, 2016 - 8:40pm