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From digging to grain bins, farmers face varied dangers
Tractor roll bars help save lives in most common farm accidents
Milan dedicates new Liberty Bell
Video: Moving history down the road
Wake restrictions lifted off area lakes
Maybe Bridgewater should just take a knee until Week 1
Upon further review, Peterson decides not to play in preseason
Molitor proceeding with caution on Mauer return
NLS volleyball team wins two at Albany Invite
BKMS tennis team runs record to 6-0
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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
Harris P. Hinderaker
William "Bill" Bradford
William R. Heitke
Roland E. "Rollie" Swenson
Minnesota Opinion: The long wait for mental health care needs fixing
Thomas: Abolishing 'man' at Princeton
Klinger: Where Has All the Money for Our Schools Gone?
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Commentary: Trump 'charm' offensive will not work with women
Willmar dog park anniversary celebration cancelled due to high number of mosquitoes
April 5, 2010
GOP, Dem strength in Iowa limits tea party
DES MOINES, Iowa - Iowa is a politically active state, but it doesn't seem especially interested in the tea party protest movement that is drawing so much attention nationally. Some Iowans have signed onto the anti-government effort, but activists have staged only one big rally.
April 5, 2010 - 7:30am
March 30, 2010
Cartoon by Mike Thompson
March 30, 2010 - 12:00am
February 15, 2010
Cartoon by John Sherffius
February 15, 2010 - 12:00am
Bemidji man injured after falling out of party bus near Ottertail
A Bemidji man was injured when he fell out of a party bus early Sunday morning on Highway 108 just east of Ottertail. Benjamin L. Frisk, 24, was taken to the Perham hospital, where he was treated and released, according to a hospital spokesman. He was standing by the steps to the...
September 15, 2009 - 2:15pm
August 21, 2009
Commentary: The politics of the jackboot practice by the GOP party
WASHINGTON -- Try a thought experiment: What would conservatives have said if a group of loud, scruffy leftists had brought guns to the public events of Ronald Reagan or George W. Bush? How would our friends on the right have reacted to someone at a Reagan or a Bush speech carrying...
August 21, 2009 - 12:00am
July 15, 2009
Seifert talks jobs, change on campaign trail; vows to speak out when views differ from fellow GOP members
WILLMAR -- Expect to see more of Marty Seifert now that he is seeking the Republican Party's endorsement as its candidate for governor.
July 15, 2009 - 12:00am
June 26, 2009
Block Party and Kiddie Parade 2009 / Willmar, MN
The annual Willmar Fests Block Party and Kiddie parade which was held in downtown Willmar, Minnesota on Thursday, June 25, 2009.
June 26, 2009 - 6:01pm
June 13, 2009
June 13, 2009 - 12:00am
April 25, 2009
Letter: Hypocrisy of the Tea Parties
In response to a letter published claiming success of the recent tea parties and the author's complaint of lack of coverage, I think it's important to offer an opposing view.
April 25, 2009 - 12:00am
April 21, 2009
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
April 21, 2009 - 12:00am
April 20, 2009
Commentary: Texas gov talks angry in his Tea Party spots
Listen to Texas Gov. Rick Perry. "We've got a great union. There's absolutely no reason to dissolve it. But if Washington continues to thumb their nose at the American people, you know, who knows what might come out of that." No, governor, I don't know. "Texas is a very unique...
April 20, 2009 - 12:00am
Letter: Success of the Tea Parties
The Tea (Taxed Enough Already) Parties of April 15 were a success. Of the 5,000 events nationwide, estimated attendance was at least a quarter million. In Willmar the event attracted several hundred people. The mainstream biased media again misstated the impact of the Tea Parties,...
April 20, 2009 - 12:00am
April 16, 2009
Video from Tea Party rally in Willmar on April 15 has been posted
Video from Tea Party rally on April 15 in Willmar.
April 16, 2009 - 2:00pm
Hundreds gather on First Street in protest over administration's spending
WILLMAR -- Roger Odegaard from Alexandria said he wanted to "bring the government's attention to the fact that we're putting too much debt on...
April 16, 2009 - 12:00am
April 13, 2009
Tea party set for Wednesday in Willmar
WILLMAR -- Taxpayers who feel the need to vent a little after popping their tax returns in the mail Wednesday will be meeting in rallies across the country, including Willmar. The "Taxed Enough Already" event -- or Tea Party -- will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on the patio of Tiffany...
April 13, 2009 - 12:00am