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U.S. presidential commission issues recommendations on cyber security
AgweekTV: Weather outlook
U.S. retirement investors not hitting post-election panic button
Getting a raise by earning A's
Willmar wants to preserve at-grade crossing in final railroad bypass design
Dragons win first of two on northern road trip
Slagter scores 31 in Cards' tournament win
Aggressive D key to Cardinals' victory
Sartell/Sauk Rapids blanks Willmar
Gophers look to toughen up after first loss
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'
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
Willmar Senior High announces first-term honor roll
Evelyn R. Yanish
Todd D. Johnson
Helen W. Olson
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
November 2, 2012
Letter: Vogel's not deserving
In 2011, I was laid off without pay when the state government was shut down. Although one might argue that there is no one person to blame, Bruce Vogel's unwillingness to compromise contributed to causing the shutdown. It angers me that when I lost my pay, our state representative,...
November 2, 2012 - 12:29am
May 28, 2011
How issues fared in 2011 Minnesota legislative session
ST. PAUL -- A special legislative session will be needed to pass the Minnesota budget, but other work was finished during the regular 2011 legislative session with 117 bills sent to Gov. Mark Dayton for his signature or veto out of more than 3,000 that senators and representatives...
May 28, 2011 - 12:00am
January 6, 2011
Former fireman pleads not guilty to theft, trial date set
WILLMAR -- Chad Michael Johnson, 38, of Willmar, has pleaded not guilty to three felony charges of theft by swindle for allegedly taking $15,300...
January 6, 2011 - 12:00am
December 2, 2010
Diaz Evans pleads not guilty in shooting
WILLMAR -- Leroy Diaz Evans pleaded not guilty Wednesday to a first-degree attempted murder charge for allegedly shooting at a Willmar police...
December 2, 2010 - 12:00am
May 22, 2010
Cartoon by Chris Britt
May 22, 2010 - 12:00am
May 22, 2010 - 12:00am
January 18, 2010
Coleman announces he won't run for governor
ST. PAUL -- The Republican who could raise more money than any other and who has a ready-made state-wide campaign organization is not running for governor. Former U.S. Sen.
January 18, 2010 - 12:00am
October 7, 2009
Minnesota consumers warned of cell-phone 'do not call' scam
The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota is warning consumers of a scam involving e-mails urging people to contact a "do not call" list for their cell-phone numbers. The e-mails tell consumers they must register their cell phone number with the National Do Not Call...
October 7, 2009 - 12:36pm
June 18, 2009
Willmar man pleads not guilty to assault, trial date set
WILLMAR -- A Willmar man has pleaded not guilty to a felony charge of second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon. Daud Mahad Mohamed, 19, is accused of hitting another man in the head with a bottle. Daud pleaded not guilty in Kandiyohi County District Court Tuesday. Judge Michael...
June 18, 2009 - 12:00am
May 16, 2009
GOPs feel no pressure to override
ST. PAUL -- Rod Hamilton says his decision last year to help override Gov.
May 16, 2009 - 12:00am
May 8, 2009
Wood Lake couple face tax evasion charges
GRANITE FALLS -- A Wood Lake man who allegedly used his mother's Social Security number while failing to pay state taxes now faces felony criminal charges along with his wife, and together they owe more than $43,000 in back taxes and penalties, according to the Minnesota Department...
May 8, 2009 - 12:00am
December 5, 2008
Forum Communications CEO: Company not interested in Star Tribune purchase
Speculation has surfaced in recent days that the financially distressed Minneapolis Star Tribune could be sold to one of several buyers, including...
December 5, 2008 - 12:00am
April 17, 2008
Letter: Don't blame the liberals
There are those who like to blame the liberals for the ills of this country, but the truth of the matter is it's a combined problem. The last seven years the Republicans really stole the show. The war on terrorism has cost us 4,000 lives in Iraq, not including the 4,000 killed in...
April 17, 2008 - 12:00am