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Chili fest begins Willmar Area Food Shelf’s month-long fundraiser
ACGC to start school before Labor Day
Retreat update, hearings on street work and utility rates on Willmar City Council agenda
Graves’ plane flying too low in final seconds, NTSB finds in early report
MnSCU backs Ridgewater president after faculty vote of no confidence
State Wrestling: NLS' Austvold, BOLD's Garcia take home gold
Prep Wrestling: Area has 10 entrants reach state semifinals
Girls Basketball: Cardinals win regular-season finale
Return of Garnett brings flashbacks
Butler, Bulls fight off Timberwolves
Star Trek's 'Mr. Spock,' Leonard Nimoy, dies at 83
REVIEW: Barn’s ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ offers up a rousing good time
'Little Shop of Horrors' in full swing at The Barn
Smith triumphs with four Grammy wins, Beck gets best album
Odell "Red" Orland Reiten
Margie G. Bomstad
Kids and books in the kitchen
February/March edition of Live it! Magazine is now available online
Williams — DeRiso
Krueger — Lingle
Lund — Willenbring
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Letter: A cartway petition nightmare
Letter: Get consensus on highways
Minnesota Opinion: It is time to fight back to protect our privacy
Letter: Baker isn’t what he claims
June 25, 2012
Letter: Executive orders are common
Tim Chermak (Public Forum, June 21) would make the readers believe that President Obama has used an unconstitutional tactic by calling for the president's impeachment for his use of an executive order and reminds the president that he is not a king. I would like to remind the writer...
opinion / letters
June 25, 2012 - 12:00am
May 1, 2012
Willmar, Minn., man assaults man during Stearns County court hearing, faces charges
ST. CLOUD -- A 32-year-old Willmar man is in the Stearns County Jail pending the filing of charges stemming from an allegedly assault during a court hearing this morning in St. Cloud. According to a news release from Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner, Shawn Richard Skinner was in...
news / region
May 1, 2012 - 4:02pm
June 11, 2011
Principal receives restraining order
WILLMAR -- Willmar Middle School Principal Mark Miley has received a two-year harassment restraining order against a parent. Miley sought the restraining order against David King of Willmar after a confrontation in a public parking lot last weekend.
June 11, 2011 - 12:00am
December 14, 2010
This is the records summary for Dec. 14. Theft WILLMAR -- The theft of a cell phone was reported around noon Monday at the Jennie-O Turkey Store Plant 5, 1535 30th St. S.W. District Court Kandiyohi County - Victoria Nicole Cepeda, 19, of Olivia, was sentenced Monday to a year...
December 14, 2010 - 12:00am
December 8, 2010
Fleeing cops, DWI charges after weekend incident
WILLMAR -- Petrolino Molina, 27, of Willmar, made his first court appearance Monday on a felony charge of fleeing a peace officer in a vehicle and a gross misdemeanor charge of driving while impaired for fleeing Willmar police officers early Saturday morning. Molina was arrested...
news / local
December 8, 2010 - 12:00am
November 17, 2010
This is the records summary for Nov. 17. Benson woman dies of injuries suffered in July crash CLONTARF --A 90-year-old Benson woman has died as a result of injuries suffered in a two-vehicle crash July 9 near Clontarf. According to the State Patrol, Pearl I. Buyck died Monday at...
November 17, 2010 - 12:00am
October 16, 2010
Governor orders flags at half-staff in honor of Pfc. Clark
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Tim Pawlenty has ordered all U.S. and Minnesota flags be flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings in the state from sunrise until sunset on Sunday in honor and remembrance of Pfc. Ryane Clark of New London. The governor's order salutes Clark as a hero...
news / local / region
October 16, 2010 - 12:00am
October 15, 2010
Governor orders flags at half-staff in remembrance of Ryane Clark
SAINT PAUL -- Governor Tim Pawlenty has ordered all U.S. and Minnesota flags be flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings in the state from sunrise until sunset on Sunday in honor and remembrance of Private First Class Ryane Clark of New London. The Governor's order...
news / local / region
October 15, 2010 - 3:48pm