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Storm pushes up U.S. East Coast after deep freeze in the South
Willmar School Board to select new member Monday
USDA program connects school cafeterias with local farmers
Willmar city budget passes but mayor refuses to sign in protest
Willmar Middle School Principal Simenson wins statewide recognition
NFL Roundup: 49ers tighten West race with win over Seahawks
Boys hockey roundup
College wrestling: Warriors’ Sutlief, Meyer shine at Dragons Open
Girls hockey roundup
Boys basketball: Willmar’s 55-point 2nd half decks Hutchinson
‘Nuncrackers’ opens tonight at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minn.
‘Come, Lord Jesus’ theme of Calvary’s Advent Festival this year
Taylor Swift sweeps top prize at American Music Awards
'Lend Me A Tenor': Comedy production on stage through Saturday at Ridgewater College in Willmar, Minn.
Auto sales rise in November, boosted by discounts
Chrysler's November sales rise 16 percent, top expectations
Earlier-than-usual online deals to steal Cyber Monday thunder
Spam, Skippy give boost to Hormel's 4Q results
Fiat says no Chrysler IPO in 2013
Torison — Severson
Warm the Children just past halfway point
Ide — Schroeder
Hanson — Petersen
Schack — Malkuch
Hazel Ann Thooft
Isaiah Matthew Thooft
Raymond D. Lundblad
Leona B. Freilinger
Hats Off from Redeemer
Letter: Did anyone go outside except to shop over holiday weekend?
Letter: Perhaps EDC board member wishes to live in metro area
Letter: Praise for Willmar mayor, council protecting tax dollars
Letter: Get to know Mayor Yanish (link fixed)
February 24, 2010
Adoption cases reflect desperation
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- Foreigners detained, Haitians enraged, children caught in the middle: The scenario that played out this week echoed...
news / world / local / region
February 24, 2010 - 12:00am
February 6, 2010
Helping hand reaches to Haiti
PRINSBURG -- A helping hand from west central Minnesota reaches all the way to the north coast of Haiti, where it is aiding the relief efforts for orphaned children along with victims of the earthquake. Volunteers and staff at the Children of the Promise orphanage near Cap-Haïtien...
news / region
February 6, 2010 - 12:00am
January 30, 2010
Children of the Promise
A donation drive Friday at Cash Wise Foods in Willmar gathered items for the Children of the Promise orphanage in Haiti. Bud and Jan Bonmema, of Prinsburg, founded the orphanage 10 years ago.
news / local
January 30, 2010 - 12:00am
January 14, 2010
Orphanage started by area couple unharmed
PRINSBURG -- Tremors from the magnitude 7.0 earthquake that struck Haiti were felt Tuesday afternoon at the Children of the Promise orphanage, a facility created by a Prinsburg couple that is currently staffed by a family from Willmar. Area churches and families that support the...
news / local
January 14, 2010 - 12:00am
January 13, 2010
Haiti orphanage started by Prinsburg couple not damaged in quake
WILLMAR -- The earthquake that struck Haiti caused no injuries or damage at an orphanage on the country's north shore started by a Willmar couple and supported by families and churches in the west central area. Word was received Tuesday that everyone was unharmed at the Children...
news / local / world
January 13, 2010 - 3:10pm