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Great Indoors: Basketball-themed cake adds fun to Final Four
'Housing first' solution helping homeless fight addiction, health issues
Reps. Cramer, Peterson appear split on Obamacare replacement
Hundreds of cows escape barn fire northwest of Blomkest
Tax breaks, spending, buffers all in a day's debate
Phil Hughes recalls visiting pitching guru Tom House
Hanzal's first Wild goal part of memorable family reunion
Vikings RB Murray has surgery on ankle
WATCH: Last-second heave sends No. 1 Champlin Park to 4A boys basketball semis
USA Hockey postpones training camp amid wage dispute
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'The Big Bang Theory' spinoff 'Young Sheldon' officially ordered at CBS
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Dale W. Bomstad
Marian A. Hanson
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Stephen M. Frank, Sr.
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
American wines are gaining in popularity
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
Swift: The new 'Maximum Overdrive': Could our appliances be too smart?
November 28, 2016
NFL Notebook: Colts expect Luck to play next Monday
Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck returned to the practice field Monday after missing last Thursday's night game because of a concussion....
November 28, 2016 - 11:38pm
November 14, 2016
Golf Notebook: Spieth pares back schedule
Jordan Spieth is planning a lighter travel schedule for 2017, which he hopes will lead to better results. The 23-year-old won the Hyundai Tournament...
November 14, 2016 - 11:03pm
October 5, 2015
MLB Notebook: Nationals fire Williams; Card’s Molina to play with splint
Washington manager Matt Williams’ firing was expected as the Nationals, with a team-record $164-million payroll, finished with an 83-79 record...
October 5, 2015 - 11:36pm
July 23, 2014
Willmar Notebook: Stiers have special All-Star moments
The Major League All-Star game comes to these parts seldom, so it’s best to step up to the plate if you’re penciled into the line-up. Mark...
July 23, 2014 - 11:15pm
March 3, 2014
Willmar Notebook: Notes from the arena
The three individual state wrestling titles won by the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City contingent on Saturday are rare for a Tribune Area school, but it has been done before. Most recently, Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg put three on the Class A podium’s top step in 2009 in successive weight...
March 3, 2014 - 11:45pm
May 16, 2013
Willmar Notebook: It's true, girls track team back to state
For the fourth straight year, the Willmar girls track and field team is headed off to the Class AA True Team State Meet at Stillwater. Races...
May 16, 2013 - 12:08am
May 8, 2013
Willmar Notebook: Giant Gopher has words for Kennedy kids
A giant is coming to the halls of Kennedy Elementary on Friday. He is 6-foot-6 and over 300 pounds. His name is Ra’Shede Hageman and — no surprise here — he plays football. Last fall he started all 13 games on the defensive line for the Gophers. He made 35 tackles and six...
May 8, 2013 - 11:56pm
July 21, 2012
Willmar Notebook: Fire on the range
Mark Wanner (WHS '78) lives in cowboy country but he has been on a horse only once (in a parade) since settling in Montana 30 years ago. But...
July 21, 2012 - 12:00am
July 18, 2012
Willmar Notebook: For Red, it was Ahl or nothin'
Red Ahl got out of the Army in 1956 and moved from Bird Island to Willmar. He started racing stock cars at the half-mile track at the fairgrounds...
July 18, 2012 - 12:00am
May 10, 2012
Willmar Notebook: Catching Up with Megan
Dean Stier and younger sister Brooke were 4 and 2 years old when their little sister Megan was born. Megan was a sickly child weighing only 11...
May 10, 2012 - 12:01am
March 15, 2012
Willmar Notebook: Weight, weight, don't tell me!
Emily Carlson was an all-state guard in high school and played three years of intercollegiate basketball at Concordia College. When she became...
March 15, 2012 - 12:00am
January 4, 2012
Areavoices.com: Opening up the doctor's notebook
If you could see what your doctor is writing about you in your medical record, would this hurt or enhance the doctor-patient relationship? A...
January 4, 2012 - 9:27am
November 10, 2011
Willmar Notebook: Dunham wrapping up career with Concordia records
Concordia College quarterback Michael Dunham, the senior who started three seasons for the Cardinals, broke the school record for career passing...
November 10, 2011 - 12:23am
October 27, 2011
Willmar Notebook: On the comeback road
Karen Corneil's road back from a brain aneurysm on Aug. 24 has been described as a marathon, not a sprint. Whichever, her pace is steady and sure. Her husband, Tom, told me this week, "We've had so much support and prayers, it's sustained both Karen and myself. We're so thankful...
October 27, 2011 - 12:25am
September 15, 2011
Willmar Notebook: Frosh win at Brainerd gives hope
The Willmar freshman football team (2-0) beat Brainerd 34-24 a week ago today. That's noteworthy. Brainerd doesn't lose often, at any level. Last year the Brainerd frosh shellacked the 9th-grade Cardinals, now sophomores, 61-6. Aamot certainly was wondering how this team would stand...
September 15, 2011 - 12:27am