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Stormwater drainage planned at site of new Robbins Island playground
Harvesting unused goods to benefit nonprofits: Thrift store donors can give to organizations of their choice
Records published Dec. 5
DNR invites public input on Fort Ridgely State Park draft plan amendment
Package thieves beware: Residents have their eyes (and cameras) on you
Dragons place third at own invite
Aus, Struxness earning big rodeo wins, cash
Card gymnast place third at Becker
Gophers accept bid to Holiday Bowl in San Diego Dec. 27
Slagter paces Cards at Monticello invite
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'
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Around our region published Nov. 30
Dorothy M. Peterson
Helen W. Olson
Roger K. Straight
Virginia L. Anderson
Ronald J. Fernholz
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
October 9, 2011
Oct. 9, 2011: Kandiyohi County, Minn., investigating apparent homicide
A 43-year-old man died of an apparent gunshot wound Saturday in northern Kandiyohi County, and the death is being investigated as a homicide. Two...
October 9, 2011 - 12:52pm
December 10, 2010
Fire destroys rural trailer home; three renters staying with friends
NEW LONDON -- Fire badly damaged a trailer home located between Hawick and Regal on Thursday night. The fire started in a bedroom. The bedroom was destroyed and there was heat and smoke damage throughout the interior of the trailer, which will likely be considered a total loss, according...
December 10, 2010 - 11:58am
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April 23, 2009
Volunteers sought to help remove sandbags
Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota is calling on volunteers statewide to help flood-weary residents in the Fargo-Moorhead area remove more than 1 million sandbags on April 25 and May 2. "These folks have been through a great deal of trauma and are exhausted," said Cindy Johnson,...
April 23, 2009 - 3:24pm
January 24, 2009
Community Center gets a new name
Older baby boomers may think they're too young to participate in "senior citizen'' programs. The Willmar Community Center hopes to change that perception. The center, formerly known as Willmar Area Senior Citizens Community Center, has changed its name and is reaching out to the...
January 24, 2009 - 12:00am
January 15, 2009
Murder in Brooten ... pretty sweet over dessert
Somehow, witnessing a murder while eating cheesecake just doesn't make the crime seem so bad. To be honest, it's actually pretty funny.
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
January 6, 2009
Industrial development bonds approved for mega-dairy near Pennock
WILLMAR - The Kandiyohi County Commissioners took action today to be the "conduit" for $20 million in industrial development revenue bonds for Meadow Star Dairy LLC. Developers intend to use the bonds to finance the construction, acquisition and installation of equipment to handle...
January 6, 2009 - 2:45pm
December 18, 2008
Pizza company owned by local family expands across the Midwest
WILLMAR -- Jim Gordon greets customers about six times a year while standing behind the counter of a Willmar pizza joint, the relentless aroma...
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
October 25, 2008
Edible moulage makes fun Halloween treats
Jeanne Cleary and Kaaren Harris wouldn't suggest that you eat the simulated bodily fluids they make to jazz up the simulation training in Ridgewater College's nursing program. However, they do have some edible suggestions for gross-out recipes for Halloween. Some of the simple suggestions...
October 25, 2008 - 12:00am
Nursing instructors are experts at mock injuries
Don't ever mix lemon juice with grated parmesan cheese.
October 25, 2008 - 12:00am
October 18, 2008
Teaching the little ones the ways of Norway
As a circle of pre-schoolers tried to twist their chubby fingers in the complicated fashion required when singing the "Itsy-Bisty Spider" song, their tongues and brains were also undergoing a challenging twist. They were trying to sing the song in Norwegian. "Very good," cooed Jamie...
October 18, 2008 - 12:00am