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Audit: Minn. welfare programs have lax eligibility checks
It's back: Minnesota Senate has plan to revive Real ID
Planned Parenthood sees brief reprieve after healthcare bill yanked
State Fair doughnut fry leads to political fray
Capitol Chatter: A legislative budget primer
New England keeper Cropper has Minnesota roots
Gophers riding turnaround into NCAA Tournament
Relief prospect Chargois optioned to Triple-A
Boudreau won't be resting Wild stars
Berrios focused on claiming spot in Twins' rotation
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'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
'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
Derald F. Rolfsmeier
Loren E. Meyer
Ruth O. Jones
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?
Dave & Vivian Swanson
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
August 4, 2012 - 12:00am
August 3, 2012
Social media: Willmar, Minn.-area residents enjoy 2012 Olympics
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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.
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...
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,...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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