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Willmar Middle School Principal Simenson wins statewide recognition
Willmar School Board to select new member Monday
USDA program connects school cafeterias with local farmers
Willmar city budget passes but mayor refuses to sign in protest
Bus route from Willmar to Litchfield to begin in February
Girls basketball roundup: BBE wins Case IH Invite
Boys hockey roundup
College wrestling: Warriors’ Sutlief, Meyer shine at Dragons Open
Girls hockey roundup
Boys basketball: Willmar’s 55-point 2nd half decks Hutchinson
‘Nuncrackers’ opens tonight at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minn.
‘Come, Lord Jesus’ theme of Calvary’s Advent Festival this year
Taylor Swift sweeps top prize at American Music Awards
'Lend Me A Tenor': Comedy production on stage through Saturday at Ridgewater College in Willmar, Minn.
Auto sales rise in November, boosted by discounts
Chrysler's November sales rise 16 percent, top expectations
Earlier-than-usual online deals to steal Cyber Monday thunder
Spam, Skippy give boost to Hormel's 4Q results
Fiat says no Chrysler IPO in 2013
Torison — Severson
Ide — Schroeder
Hanson — Petersen
Schack — Malkuch
Play our High School Football Pigskin Pickem Contest
DuWayne Carlyle Halvorson
Ruby Josephine Peterson
Arden Harold Pearson
Deann K. Johnson
Thomas J. H. Bonde
Hats Off from Redeemer
Letter: Did anyone go outside except to shop over holiday weekend?
Letter: Perhaps EDC board member wishes to live in metro area
Letter: Praise for Willmar mayor, council protecting tax dollars
Letter: Get to know Mayor Yanish (link fixed)
November 22, 2013
Update: Driver in fatal pond crash did not have a valid driver’s license
ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn. -- The driver of a car that crashed into a Twin Cities pond, killing two children and hospitalizing three others, did not have a valid driver’s license, authorities said Friday. Marion Guerrido, 23, of Brooklyn Center, who escaped the crash without injury...
news / state
November 22, 2013 - 11:41am
Two of 5 children die after car lands in pond in St. Louis Park, Minn.
ST. LOUIS PARK, Minnesota (AP) — Rescuers worked frantically to free five children trapped in a submerged car after it veered off a highway ramp in suburban Minneapolis and into a frigid pond, smashing windows to get inside even as a tow truck winched the car out. One of the...
news / state
November 22, 2013 - 8:28am
November 21, 2013
5 kids unresponsive after car lands in St. Louis Park pond
ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn. — A car veered off a rain-slicked highway in suburban Minneapolis early Thursday, landing in a nearby holding pond and trapping five children underwater for several minutes. The children's conditions weren't immediately known, although St. Louis Park city...
news / state
November 21, 2013 - 11:18am
January 6, 2012
Semi plunges into icy pond near Monticello, Minn.
A semi hauling a Target trailer drove off Interstate 94 and ended up partially submerged in an icy pond this morning near Monticello, about 40 miles northwest of the Twin Cities. The Minnesota State Patrol reported on its Twitter account that the driver was able to get out of the...
news / local
January 6, 2012 - 10:46am
October 22, 2010
Charges for woman in cop chase
WILLMAR -- The Spicer woman whose vehicle ended up in a pond this week made her first court appearance Thursday on related charges. Lorraine...
news / local
October 22, 2010 - 12:00am
July 28, 2010
It's a hot one
news / local / region
July 28, 2010 - 12:00am
July 1, 2010
Hope 'the duct tape holds'
news / local / region / outdoors
July 1, 2010 - 12:00am
May 17, 2010
New London dam to be replaced this summer
NEW LONDON -- Construction is set to begin this week on a project to replace New London's Mill Pond dam. The $2.6 million project will be completed...
May 17, 2010 - 12:00am
May 7, 2010
Letter: Taking a chance on pollution
The Minnesota Pollution Control people are directing that a Blomkest-Svea wastewater pond be built about one-eighth of a mile from my well. The recommended distance from a well is one-fourth of a mile. They say a clay soil is all that is needed. The engineer said the soil tested...
opinion / letters
May 7, 2010 - 12:00am
November 15, 2008
Attracting the crowds in tough economic times
For some families, Thanksgiving Day weekend may be more about holiday shopping than eating turkey.
November 15, 2008 - 12:00am
April 1, 2008
Council OKs street plans, but Westwind contention continues ron christianson steve gardner planny commission gary peterson
WILLMAR -- The Willmar City Council in a special meeting Monday evening unanimously approved the 2008 street improvement program, minus new streets and street lights for the controversial Westwind Estates housing development in southwest Willmar, and minus preliminary engineering...
April 1, 2008 - 12:00am