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Willmar soldiers return home
Governor to receive invite to tour Appleton prison
Records for Aug. 27
New London depot makes another historic move
Community steps forward to help as water recedes
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
NLS volleyball team wins two at Albany Invite
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
Molitor proceeding with caution on Mauer return
Maybe Bridgewater should just take a knee until Week 1
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
Roland E. "Rollie" Swenson
Harold (Bill) William Wright
Cartoonist Opinions for Aug. 27
Letter: Our declining moral values
Why can't political ads be truthful?
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Letter: Nutrition must start early in life
June 4, 2016
Prep Baseball: Paynesville's Ludwig tosses one-hitter, beats 'Waska 5-0 to advance to finals
A one-hitter and a bevy of errors led Paynesville to a 5-0 victory over Minnewaska on Saturday.
June 4, 2016 - 10:16pm
May 31, 2016
Paynesville man sentenced for false report resulting in school lockdown
LITCHFIELD — A man who spurred a February lockdown of the entire Eden Valley-Watkins School District after he came to the doors of the district office and claimed a man with a gun was trying to kill him was sentenced Tuesday in Meeker County District Court for falsely reporting...
May 31, 2016 - 11:58pm
May 23, 2016
Two injured in separate incidents involving deer and motorcycles
WILLMAR — Two people were injured over the weekend in separate incidents involving motorcycles and deer. Patricia Savelkoul, 48, of Paynesville,...
May 23, 2016 - 12:33am
May 18, 2016
Prep Baseball: Bulldogs down BBE for Skoglund’s 400th career win
Nathan Stang helped give Brad Skoglund his 400th career coaching victory in grand style on Tuesday
May 18, 2016 - 1:09am
May 12, 2016
Longtime auto seller joins Yarmon Ford
PAYNESVILLE — Rick Schroeder, who has 20 years in the automotive business, is now part of the Yarmon Ford team in Paynesville. Schroeder previously worked with Don and Vern’s and with Mills Ford, both of Willmar, before going to Paynesville. Schroeder lives in Raymond with his...
May 12, 2016 - 5:17am
April 29, 2016
Lake Koronis takes on starry stonewort
PAYNESVILLE — An aggressive, five-year campaign that is expected to cost over $800,000 is being launched to manage starry stonewort in Lake...
April 29, 2016 - 11:07am
April 27, 2016
Child porn suspect Heinrich’s attorneys argue for suppressing evidence, moving trial
MINNEAPOLIS -- At a pretrial hearing Wednesday in the child-pornography case against Danny Heinrich, defense attorneys peppered law enforcement...
April 27, 2016 - 10:33pm
April 15, 2016
New trial dates scheduled for Timothy Huber after murder conviction overturned
New trial dates have been set for Timothy John Huber, the rural Paynesville man whose 2013 second-degree murder conviction was overturned last...
April 15, 2016 - 5:37pm
Day in the Life 2: Zap Leather & Cycle
PAYNESVILLE -- Tiff and Chuck Koshoil are the third-generation owners of Zap Leather and Cycle in Paynesville. The store features a wide selection...
April 15, 2016 - 1:59pm
April 6, 2016
Murder conviction overturned, new trial ordered for Timothy Huber
WILLMAR -- Timothy John Huber’s murder conviction has been overturned, and a new trial has been granted. The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled...
April 6, 2016 - 6:38pm
March 21, 2016
Meeker County seeks aggravated sentencing against man charged in crash that killed two
LITCHFIELD — The Meeker County Attorney’s Office intends to seek aggravated sentencing against a Paynesville driver if he is convicted in...
March 21, 2016 - 10:14pm
March 18, 2016
Concordia conductor imparts some wisdom on regional school choirs
Dr. Michael Culloton, conductor of the Concordia Chapel Choir, stopped at Willmar Senior High School on Friday morning for an informal choir...
March 18, 2016 - 1:26pm
February 7, 2016
Paynesville business boasts one of largest solar panel displays in the state
PAYNESVILLE — As soon as the January sun popped out from behind the clouds, the green computer-generated graph line at Louis Industries soared...
February 7, 2016 - 10:44pm
January 23, 2016
Two Paynesville residents to serve on state health advisory committee
ST. PAUL — Two Paynesville residents are among those Gov. Mark Dayton appointed Friday to the Rural Health Advisory Committee, according to an announcement from the governor’s office. Thomas Crowley will serve a four-year term as a hospital representative. Jacqueline Osterhaus...
January 23, 2016 - 12:20am
January 4, 2016
Paynesville man to appear on charges in fatal summer crash
LITCHFIELD — The Paynesville man charged with criminal vehicular homicide in the deaths of two Watkins teenagers in a crash on state Highway 24 last summer is scheduled to appear Monday in Meeker County District Court. Benjamin Lee Tate, 28, is charged with two felony counts of...
January 4, 2016 - 12:35am