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WATCH: Minnesota patrolman brings highway chase to dramatic end
Bob Dylan says 'not yearning' for good old days
German gummy bear maker Haribo plans to produce candy in U.S.
Top Senate Democrat vows to dig in heels on Gorsuch nomination
Couple escape house fire north of Willmar
United States celebrates first World Baseball Classic title
Injured Lavine, his upbeat attitude still part of Timberwolves
Minnesota-born Lundquist chose broadcasting over the ministry 50-plus years ago
Bluejays ready to roll
Phil Hughes recalls visiting pitching guru Tom House
'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
'The Big Bang Theory' spinoff 'Young Sheldon' officially ordered at CBS
'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
Milton M. Hamann
Marian A. Hanson
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?
October 27, 2015
It’s official: Feds OK $10 million for Willmar wye project
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton, and Seventh District Rep. Collin Peterson Tuesday announced that the U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded a $10 million Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grant...
October 27, 2015 - 3:32pm
February 26, 2015
Adrian Peterson reinstated, but future with Vikings cloudy
MINNEAPOLIS (Reuters) - A federal judge on Thursday overturned the NFL's suspension of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, who had...
February 26, 2015 - 2:16pm
Vikings running back Adrian Peterson reinstated
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was reinstated to the NFL on Thursday when Judge David S. Doty granted a petition to vacate the...
February 26, 2015 - 12:16pm
November 5, 2014
Peterson defeats Westrom in U.S. House race
Longtime U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, DFL-Minn., defeated Torrey Westrom, a Republican state senator, in the race for the U.S. House in Tuesday’s...
November 5, 2014 - 10:32am
November 4, 2014
Media reporting Peterson will defeat Westrom in 7th Congressional District
Multiple media are projecting longtime U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, DFL-Minn., will defeat Torrey Westrom, a Republican state senator, in the race...
November 4, 2014 - 11:28pm
Peterson takes early lead over Westrom in Minnesota 7th Congressional District race
Longtime Rep. Collin Peterson, DFL-Minn., took an early lead Tuesday against Torrey Westrom, a popular Republican state senator, for the U.S....
November 4, 2014 - 10:24pm
Vikings' Peterson avoids jail time with plea deal; 'I just want to put this behind me'
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson reached a plea deal on Tuesday to charges of abusing his 4-year-old son that would see the former...
November 4, 2014 - 3:01pm
Vikings' Peterson reaches plea deal in abuse case; will avoid jail time
AUSTIN Texas (Reuters) - Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has reached a plea deal to charges of abusing his 4-year-old son that...
November 4, 2014 - 2:19pm
September 18, 2014
Editorial: Vikings get it right, but create a PR mess
After the Minnesota Vikings played so poorly Sunday on the field, it was no wonder the team’s leadership performed so poorly Monday in...
September 18, 2014 - 6:00am
September 15, 2014
NFL: No resolution on Peterson situation
MINNEAPOLIS — There are more questions than answers for the Minnesota Vikings following their 30-7 loss to the New England Patriots Sunday...
September 15, 2014 - 6:06am
July 4, 2014
Lack of response from building owners frustrates city
WILLMAR — The city has been waiting for the past several months to hear whether the Taiwanese owners of the UMEC USA building in downtown Willmar...
July 4, 2014 - 10:55pm
June 15, 2014
City Council committee backs formalizing Jennie-O subsidy agreement
WILLMAR — The Community Development Committee will recommend the City Council approve written documents that formalize earlier council approval of the land transfer and business subsidy for Jennie-O Turkey Store’s office expansion project. The council will consider the committee’s...
June 15, 2014 - 11:20pm
May 30, 2014
Study will guide U.S. Highway 12 issues
WILLMAR — Consultants and three government entities are drafting goals and objectives to guide future land use and transportation issues along the U.S. Highway 12 corridor. Partners in the study — consultants Short Elliott Hendrickson of St. Paul, the City of Willmar, Kandiyohi...
May 30, 2014 - 11:10pm
May 6, 2014
Expansion, TIF approved: Council takes steps to advance Jennie-O expansion
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council has taken steps to advance development of Jennie-O Turkey Store’s corporate office expansion project. Jennie-O proposes to construct a 35,000-square-foot, $6-million-to-$7-million addition to the corporate offices. The expansion will primarily...
May 6, 2014 - 11:05pm
February 27, 2014
Jennie-O growth a step closer: City panel gives preliminary approval to land sale for office expansion
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council’s Community Development Committee gave preliminary approval Thursday afternoon to the sale of two parcels...
February 27, 2014 - 11:24pm