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Sloan Stahnke is your typical, spirited 8-year-old ... until she gets on a horse
Suspected theft at veterans' grave sites solved
Collision injures one and dumps chemicals and gravel into ditch near Danube
Guri Endreson Cabin
Ridgewater to host manufacturing conference
Video: Gophers invade downtown Spicer
Video: 2015 Stingers
Amateur Baseball: Bird Island clips Sacred Heart
Prep Softball Roundup: Paynesville, Minnewaska both lose
Prep Baseball Roundup: Litchfield rolls over Paynesville
Jon Leuze’s work wins People’s Choice Award in Willmar, Minn.
New London, Minn., native Brady Toops on (off) ABC’s ‘The Bachelorette’
Norway Lake Township’s oldest living man, 91, to star in Sunburg, Minnesota, Syttende Mai parade
Syttende Mai celebrations in west central Minnesota
Artaria String Quartet performs in Dawson, Minn.
Abrams joins ACMC urgent care department
American Family agent Hern earns certification
State electrical group honors Gatewood for industry service
Two from Whitcomb Brothers Grain attend conference
Rice Hospital nurses honored for making a difference in patient lives
Alvina "Al" A. Marklowitz
Pamela Joyce (Myllenbeck) Schramel
Janice L. Bergquist
Alma O. Lopez
Video: Roosevelt celebrates act of kindness
Video: Let's Go Fishing Expo on Green Lake
Video: Ukraine teens enjoy time away from strife
Aurand — Elfritz
Boike — Williamson
Cartoon by Chris Britt
Minnesota Opinion: Legilsature frustration goes across the state
Letter: Questions for Willmar council member Ron Christianson
Letter: 'Recall Ron' stand was inappropriately placed
Editorial: Memorial Day has a very real purpose
November 9, 2014
Duluthian among those waiting for MacArthur
DULUTH — Seventy years ago, when Gen. Douglas MacArthur made his famous “return” to liberate the Philippines from the Japanese, a ragtag band of malnourished, disease-ravaged American soldiers walked out of the jungles to greet the American forces. More than 500 men who had...
news / state
November 9, 2014 - 11:04pm
November 18, 2013
Philippines' Aquino 'tempted to despair' at typhoon toll
MANILA (Reuters) - The United Nations expressed fear on Monday that some Philippine islands hit by a giant typhoon have not been reached 10 days after disaster struck and President Benigno Aquino said the scale of suffering "tempted him to despair".
news / world
November 18, 2013 - 7:10am
November 13, 2013
Desperate Philippine typhoon survivors loot, dig up water pipes
TACLOBAN, Philippines (Reuters) - Desperation gripped Philippine islands devastated by Typhoon Haiyan as looting turned deadly on Wednesday and survivors panicked over shortages of food, water and medicine, some digging up underground water pipes and smashing them open.
news / world
November 13, 2013 - 7:54am
November 11, 2013
Philippine typhoon survivors beg for help as rescuers struggle
TACLOBAN, Philippines (Reuters) - Dazed survivors begged for help and scavenged for food, water and medicine on Monday after a super typhoon killed an estimated 10,000 in the central Philippines.
news / world
November 11, 2013 - 12:52pm
October 21, 2013
On the other side of the world: Willmar, Minn., auctioneer uses her talents to help others
Kristine Fladeboe Duininck has auctioned for events across west central Minnesota, the Upper Midwest and even the country. But for the first time last week, she showcased her talents on a global stage, auctioning a fundraiser for International Care Ministries in Hong Kong. Founded...
life / extra
October 21, 2013 - 9:22am
October 11, 2013
Updates from Willmar auctioneer in the Philippines, Hong Kong
Willmar auctioneer Kristine Fladeboe Duininck of Fladeboe Auctions is currently overseas for a fundraising auction in Hong Kong to benefit International Care Ministries. Fladeboe Duininck has offered to share updates from her trip, including pictures, with readers of the West Central...
life / community
October 11, 2013 - 6:00am
August 24, 2010
China wants answers after 9 killed on hijacked bus
MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- China demanded answers today from the Philippines after a 12-hour hostage drama in the heart of Manila ended with eight Hong Kong tourists dead along with their Filipino hostage-taker after a day of botched negotiations. Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi...
news / world
August 24, 2010 - 10:00am