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Troubled lawyer shoots nine in Houston before being killed by police
Wash. mall shooter confesses, charged with 5 counts of murder
Harren chosen as permanent GM for Willmar utility
Renville, Redwood counties working on Minnesota River plan
Bluejays soar in four
Roundup: Wildcats snap streak with win over GSL
Basketball lifer Thibodeau ready to lead Timberwolves
Salute for Palmer planned at the Ryder Cup
Cardinal Pride to induct four into Hall of Fame
Brad Pitt expresses sadness over divorce filing
Angelina Jolie files for divorce from Brad Pitt
Ticket prices for Prince tribute concert start at $19.99
Mikko Cowdery, QuadraFeelyAxs performing this weekend in Willmar
19th annual Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! festival to be held this weekend
Vote in our Readers' Choice 2016
Citizens getting caught up in Minnesota River cleanup
Northland Outdoors: A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Reader News: RAPID Coalition effort
Poetry, pugs raise awareness for new FAFSA timeline
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Mary A. Krogfus
Donald R. Holmgren
Wallace "Wally" Heggestad
William "Bill" D. Latham
Dionne: Debate moderators shouldn't duck
Larry.R. Swenson: Different requirements for some?
Kent Syverson: Pedestrian bridge should be fixed
Frazee letter: Thank you for protecting and serving
Marcus: In praise of good government geeks
September 21, 2016
WCT Sports Show: NLS stumbles in home opener, Willmar and others remain winless
In this episode, Clay and Jake break down New London-Spicer’s disappointing 42-26 loss to Albany in Friday’s home opener. They also discuss...
September 21, 2016 - 8:17pm
September 1, 2016
Pigskin Preview: New London-Spicer Wildcats
Here is a Pigskin Preview show featuring the New London-Spicer football team. Read more on high school football in our Pigskin Preview special...
September 1, 2016 - 9:19pm
August 24, 2016
Video: How to drive in NLS construction zone
Construction that's underway at the New London-Spicer School High School/Middle School will create challenges for student drivers and parents...
August 24, 2016 - 7:09am
August 17, 2016
NLS schools building project ready to go
NEW LONDON—Even though the official groundbreaking ceremony for New London-Spicer School District's $20.6 million construction project...
August 17, 2016 - 11:50pm
August 12, 2016
NLS awards most construction contracts for $20.6M project
NEW LONDON—A majority of the contracts to build a performing arts auditorium and gym at the high school and a new cafeteria/auditorium and two classrooms at the elementary school were approved this week by the New London-Spicer School Board. Groundbreaking for the $20.6 million...
August 12, 2016 - 11:08pm
NLS decides against allowing Glacial Lakes State Trail segment on school property
NEW LONDON—A proposed plan to route a new segment of the Glacial Lakes State Trail through property owned by the New London-Spicer School...
August 12, 2016 - 10:17pm
June 24, 2016
Peterson, Johnson heading to state trap championship
Two high school trap shooters from the region will be competing in the Minnesota State High School Clay Target League individual championship...
June 24, 2016 - 11:26am
May 20, 2016
NLS 3rd-graders get hands-on look at Engine 2023.
WILLMAR - New London-Spicer third-graders visited the Kandiyohi County Historical Society on Friday. The visit included a tour of the Great Northern...
May 20, 2016 - 3:04pm
May 14, 2016
Cat Scratch Fever fun at the track
NEW LONDON - At New London-Spicer High School on Friday, the Cat Scratch Fever Health and Wellness event kept things moving on the 45-degree...
May 14, 2016 - 7:27am
May 13, 2016
NLS, Willmar schools respond to new federal transgender guidelines
NEW LONDON—Just four days after the New London-Spicer School Board voted to postpone action on a proposed transgender inclusion policy...
May 13, 2016 - 5:35pm
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 15, 2016
Letter: NLS should partner with community
. The Constitutions of the United States and the State of Minnesota establish that the executive branch of government cannot make law. Consequently,...
April 15, 2016 - 2:00am
April 13, 2016
NLS approves policy restricting drones at school functions
NEW LONDON — Last fall during a Wildcats football game, an unmanned aerial vehicle — a drone — was seen hovering over the playing field and near bleachers full of students and other spectators. That situation — and concern for student safety — was part of the impetus for...
April 13, 2016 - 9:00pm
April 11, 2016
NLS transgender policy discussion draws large crowd
NEW LONDON — For nearly 2 ½ hours nearly 200 people — including students, former students, parents, grandparents and school staff — expressed...
April 11, 2016 - 11:34pm
April 9, 2016
Proposed transgender policy to be reviewed Monday at NLS
NEW LONDON — A new version of a proposed policy to address transgender students will be reviewed Monday night by the New London-Spicer School Board. This will be the second reading of a transgender policy, but the board is not expected to take action Monday. In anticipation of...
April 9, 2016 - 12:17am