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Body of victim in Minnesota house fire found tied up under mattress
Hotel scamming scheme unveiled when Douglas County attorney answers the phone
MnDOT asks vacationers to hit the brakes on Hwy. 23/71 bypass
Traffic deaths up 14 percent in Minnesota
Beheading victim agreed to be tied up and beaten, according to charges against Minnesota woman
Willmar's Ditmarson wins pitchers' duel
NWL Baseball: Stingers can't solve Rox pitchers
Women's Basketball: Remembering Pat Summitt
Flustered Williams advances in straight sets at Wimbledon
NBA: High school coach remembers Timberwolves’ Dunn’s accomplishments
Children’s production on stage at The Barn this weekend
Comedy production opens Thursday in New London
Little Crow Skiers All-School Reunion at Willmar Fests
Chippewa County Fair featuring two big bands in one night
Pioneer Public TV announces local PBS Kids Writers contest winners
Remembering our deployed soldiers over the Fourth of July
Foot Lake 4 registrations totaled 669 Saturday
Willmar Fests Grande Day Parade
KMS Marching Saints: honoring "The Greatest Generation"
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
Cornelia B. Fredrick
David J. Bingham
Donald D. Coleman
Commentary: Sanders is making his goodbye count
Commentary: Double trouble is coming with Trump
Commentary: Republicans' Benghazi Report seeks repetition, not the truth
Cartoon from June 30
Midwest Opinion: Great Lakes diversion deal is a good outcome
February 12, 2013
IOC drops wrestling from 2020 Olympics
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- IOC leaders dropped wrestling from the Olympic program on Tuesday, a surprise decision that removes one of the oldest Olympic sports from the 2020 Games. The IOC executive board decided to retain modern pentathlon - the event considered most at risk -...
February 12, 2013 - 7:10am
August 22, 2012
Good People Good Business blog: 'Don't worry, I got you'
August 22, 2012 - 8:47am
August 8, 2012
Cute 'n' Comfy blog: Dress to support Team USA
August 8, 2012 - 9:03am
August 4, 2012
News / local
August 4, 2012 - 12:00am
August 3, 2012
Social media: Willmar, Minn.-area residents enjoy 2012 Olympics
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sports / News
August 3, 2012 - 2:16pm
July 28, 2012
Editorial: Now it's time for Olympic athletes - Let the games begin
The Olympics of London 2012 started Friday night with the Opening Ceremonies in royal and rock fashion. In the trickery of stage craft, England's Queen Elizabeth II parachuted into the stadium with the British iconic spy 007.
opinion / editorials
July 28, 2012 - 8:33am
July 17, 2012
Too small? Team USA says size issue not a big deal in quest for gold medal
By Brian Mahoney, AP Basketball Writer WASHINGTON -- Don't call them Shorty. The U.S. men are tired of hearing about their Olympic basketball...
sports / pro
July 17, 2012 - 12:00am
July 14, 2012
Olympics: Ralph Lauren plans to produce future uniforms in America
Ralph Lauren plans to produce future uniforms in America At the next Olympics, the team from the USA will wear uniforms made in the USA. Designer Ralph Lauren announced Friday that the uniforms it provides the U.S. Olympic team at the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, will, in...
July 14, 2012 - 12:23am
May 21, 2012
Special Olympians on the run
In the lead photo, Jesse Bojas of the Divine House team races to the finish line Saturday during the Special Olympics held at Hodapp Field in...
May 21, 2012 - 12:00am
April 3, 2012
British Airways unveils Olympic 'dove' plane
LONDON (AP) -- It's a bird, it's a plane - it's a plane that looks a bit like a bird. British Airways has unveiled the first in a flock of Olympic-themed jets that will fly during this summer's London Games. The Airbus A319, which has been painted to resemble a giant gold dove,...
News / world
April 3, 2012 - 7:30am
March 24, 2012
Polar Plunges raise $2.85M
SPICER -- Polar Plunge events this year raised a record $2.85 million for Minnesota Special Olympics. More than 14,000 people participated in 17 events and raised money by accepting the challenge to jump into ice cold lakes. An event on Green Lake in Spicer raised $80,004. The...
News / local
March 24, 2012 - 12:00am
March 23, 2012
Polar Plunges raised $2.85 million
Polar Plunge events this year raised a record $2.85 million for Minnesota Special Olympics. More than 14,000 people participated in 17 events and raised money by accepting the challenge to jump into ice cold lakes. An event on Green Lake in Spicer raised $80,004. The money was...
News / local
March 23, 2012 - 12:08pm
January 30, 2012
Olympics 2020: Madrid officials say financial crisis won't affect bid
MADRID (AP) -- Leaders of Madrid's 2020 Olympic candidacy say Spain's financial crisis will not affect the city's third consecutive bid and believe hosting the games could help the country recover from the recession. Madrid unveiled a colorful bid logo today, stepping up its latest...
News / sports / world
January 30, 2012 - 11:36am
July 6, 2011
South Korean city Pyeongchang to host 2018 Winter Olympics
DURBAN, South Africa -- The South Korean city of Pyeongchang was awarded the 2018 Winter Olympics today after failing in two previous attempts. Pyeongchang defeated rivals Munich and Annecy, France, in the first round of a secret ballot of the International Olympic Committee. Needing...
News / world
July 6, 2011 - 11:45am
November 20, 2010
Willmar JO volleyball tryouts on Sunday
The Willmar Junior Olympic tryouts will be held on Sunday at the Willmar Middle School. Tryouts for 12's will be from 12:30-1:30 p.m., for 14's from 1:30-3 p.m. and for 16's and 17's from 3-5 p.m.
November 20, 2010 - 12:00am