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For Apple's new headquarters, a door handle took more than a year to design
White House delays revamped immigration order to next week, official says
Blomkest teen charged after Willmar high-speed chase
Dow notches another record high helped by DuPont
Trudeau defends move to give U.S. agents more powers in Canada
MLB commissioner: Intentional walk change not enough
WCT Sports Show:Girls basketball bracket watch
Multiple concussions have NASCAR's Danica Patrick thinking about future
Hockey Olympian sisters tap Fighting Sioux logo designer for new apparel line
Girls Basketball: Cards streak by Alex
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Reader News: Diaper Bears for Hope Pregnancy Center
Howard J. Powers
Minnesota Opinion: Kill Legislature's ridiculous secret-meeting exemption
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Willmar Commentary: America's predictable pension crisis
Harrop commentary: Trump has media crying ... all the way to the bank
Officers order evacuation of Dakota Access protest camp as dusk approaches
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