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Too hot to bear: Furry visitor escapes Minnesota heat in kiddie pool
Minnesota couple's tree house is what dreams are made of
Former Willmar man pleads not guilty to rape of teenager
MnDOT invites public to open house on Willmar wye project
Planning gets underway for complex reconstruction of County Road 5
NFL Notebook: Gordon reinstated, then suffers injury
Roundup: Raymond tunes up for 11C playoffs with win over Marshall
Stingers keep hot streak going
Willmar rides pitching to VFW playoff win
Fighting injuries, Vikings OL Loadholt plans to retire
Small town Lake Lillian gears up for big time production
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
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
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Audrey O. Forkrud
Stanley A. Nelson
Mae L. Dahl
Chris "Doc" Nissen
Diane K. Rittenhouse
Will: The path ahead for Hillary Clinton
Commentary: For Trump to Lose, GOP must let Clinton win
Commentary: Trump: Seeking victory through fear
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
April 29, 2016
Viking ship departs Norway’s shore for a voyage into Minnesota
A 115-foot oaken sailing craft with an ominous dragon for a figurehead set sail from Haugesund, Norway, last week en route to Duluth and other...
April 29, 2016 - 11:37am
February 12, 2016
United States Senate finally approves ambassadors to Norway and Sweden
The Scandinavian-rich Midwest can rest assured that the United States will have ambassadors to Norway and Sweden. The Senate Friday approved those ambassadors, and two others, after months of delay, mostly due to Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas putting a hold...
February 12, 2016 - 11:20pm
June 20, 2015
Norwegian cultural center opens in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS — There are more than 865,000 Minnesotans that claim Norwegian ancestry, and there are hundreds of Norwegian heritage organizations...
June 20, 2015 - 12:20am
May 14, 2015
Norway Lake Township’s oldest living man, 91, to star in Sunburg, Minnesota, Syttende Mai parade
Leslie Ellingson has lived all 91 years of his life on the same farm north of Sunburg. He’s slowed down in recent years but he still drives...
May 14, 2015 - 10:08am
Syttende Mai celebrations in west central Minnesota
Norway Lake NEW LONDON — The Norway Lake Lutheran Historical Association will celebrate Syttende Mai beginning at 6:30 p.m. Friday at First...
May 14, 2015 - 8:38am
December 22, 2014
Midwest Opinion: Nomination for Norway displayed a poor choice
From Forum News Service A recent editorial from a Midwest newspaper. Nomination for Norway displayed a poor choice Before Minnesota Nice and North Dakota Nice, there was (and still is) Norway Nice. But don’t underestimate the Norwegians. The Germans did that in World...
December 22, 2014 - 6:00am
June 27, 2014
Editorial: Time to withdraw the Norway ambassador nomination
President Obama awoke in Minnesota this morning during his visit to the Land of 10,000 lakes. It is time he listen to the Norwegians and officials of our fair state and withdraw the nomination of George Tsunis as U.S. ambassador to Norway. The president's nomination of Tsunis...
June 27, 2014 - 7:47am
January 1, 2014
Great-grandson of pioneer family is on Norway TV’s ‘Alt for Norge’
Andrew Hegreberg said goodbye forever to his family in the region of Stavanger, Norway, at age 15 in the late 1800s. He spent his first winter...
January 1, 2014 - 11:16pm
July 6, 2013
Tallakson family visits historic roots in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- In 1844, Salve Tallakson and two of his children moved from Grimstad, Norway, to the United States, eventually ending up in Willmar....
July 6, 2013 - 5:57am
June 10, 2013
Gov. Dayton sets out on 10-day European mission
ST. PAUL, Minn. - Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is embarking this week on his latest overseas trade trip with stops planned in Germany, Sweden and Norway. Dayton will be gone this Wednesday through Friday of the following week. The delegation of 35 people from the public and private...
June 10, 2013 - 6:00am
August 20, 2012
Remembering the victims of the U.S.-Dakota War but forgetting the conflict
NEW LONDON -- It was 150 years ago today that 13 early settlers in the Norway Lake and Monson Lake areas were killed in the prairie farmland...
August 20, 2012 - 12:00am
May 17, 2012
Syttende Mai events set in area communities
Events marking Syttende Mai -- literally May 17, which is Norway's Constitution Day -- have been set in area communities over the next three days. In Norway, according to the country's official U.S. website, Norwegians fill the streets each year on May 17 to celebrate the 1814 adoption...
May 17, 2012 - 12:00pm
Duluth area man's royal connection to Norway king is family tree
King Harald V probably won't meet him today, but he has a distant cousin in Duluth.
October 17, 2011 - 9:59am
August 8, 2011
Amateur Baseball: Norway Lake-Sunburg in 15C, Montevideo in 9C survive first weekend of regions
SPICER -- Norway Lake-Sunburg responded from a rough game Saturday by routing County Line League rival Atwater 16-0 Sunday in the loser's bracket of the Region 15C amateur baseball tournament. The Lakers fell 16-3 to Spring Hill in the second of three games Saturday at Green Lake...
August 8, 2011 - 12:00am
August 1, 2011
Amateur Baseball: Norway Lake-Sunburg wins County Line playoffs on infield single in 9th
SUNBURG -- Norway Lake-Sunburg completed an impressive march through the County Line League playoff bracket by nudging Atwater 6-5 in the bottom...
August 1, 2011 - 12:00am