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Coach feels compelled to share story of infant son killed by drunken driver
Kandiyohi County Board to hear proposed park names
Heartland accepting applications for heating assistance
Spicer youth honored for conservation efforts
Oregon sheriff who opposes gun control thrust into spotlight
Video: Wilmar Cardinals Cross Country Invitational
College Football: Wildcats dominate Gophers
Twins' unlikely postseason run ends in 5-1 loss to Royals
College Volleyball: Ridgewater overwhelms Western Technical
Video Slide show: Prep football: Comeback victory for Cards
West Central Minnesota Meander artist’s passion is also her talent
Acclaimed vocal ensemble to play Bethel
Video: Fiddlers fire up at Terrace Mill
Show this weekend to promote local quilter and area guild
For this year’s Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! poster artist, inspiration comes from both home and away
Adult coloring club in Willmar offers women a unique place to escape the monotony of life
Alsum — Gauquie
Hauser — Green
Hennes — Tepfer
Larson — Lies
Eilene K. Magnuson
Donna M. Wold
Reuben I. Hanson
Mildred C. Kienitz
Commentary: Kevin’s McCarthy’s truthful gaffe
Editorial: Willmar working together has worked
Letter: An example of city propaganda
Letter: Baker falls short on broadband
Editorial: Pope Francis is winning hearts in America
October 28, 2013
Update: Willmar, Minn. family injured in weekend accident in Swift County
BENSON – Five members of a Willmar family were injured in a two-vehicle accident Saturday west of Kerkhoven, with at least one sustaining critical injuries. According to the Swift County Sheriff’s Department a mini-van driven by Craig Price, 50, of Willmar, collided with a...
News / local
October 28, 2013 - 3:53pm
January 4, 2012
Farm Bureau: Food prices moderate slightly in fourth quarter
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Retail food prices at the supermarket declined slightly during the fourth quarter of 2011, according to the latest American Farm Bureau Federation Marketbasket Survey. The informal survey shows the total cost of 16 food items that can be used to prepare one or...
January 4, 2012 - 11:46am
July 29, 2010
American Opinion: On the postal rate increase proposal
Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States: From The Associated Press On the postal rate increase proposal: A postal price increase is a bad idea at a bad time for newspapers, subscribers and the entire mailing industry. The National Newspaper Association...
opinion / editorials
July 29, 2010 - 12:00am
July 15, 2010
Commentary: The high price of hubris
WASHINGTON -- The story mocks a cliche: As they were leaving the Garden of Eden, Adam said to Eve, "Darling, we live in an age of transition." The first sentence of Barack Obama's letter introducing his new strategic review says Americans have often coped with "moments of transition"...
opinion / commentary
July 15, 2010 - 12:00am
July 2, 2010
Letter: ACMC: 'We were not involved'
There have been several articles in area papers related to a recent settlement involving the Federal Trade Commission and medical providers in rural southwest Minnesota. As CEO of Affiliated Community Medical Centers, I feel compelled to reassure the public that while we understand...
opinion / letters
July 2, 2010 - 12:00am
June 21, 2010
Health care co-op agrees to antitrust settlement with FTC
A group of doctors and hospitals in southwestern Minnesota has agreed to a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission that prohibits anticompetitive tactics the group allegedly used to increase health insurance reimbursement rates. Under a proposed settlement order, the Minnesota...
News / region
June 21, 2010 - 12:00am
February 10, 2009
U.S. Postal stamp prices to go up 2 cents in May
WASHINGTON -- The post office will get an extra 2-cents worth when you mail a letter starting in May. The U.S. Postal Service announced Tuesday that the price of a first-class stamp will rise to 44 cents May 11. That gives plenty of time to stock up on Forever Stamps, which will...
News / nation
February 10, 2009 - 3:00pm
February 3, 2009
Milk prices slashed in half for farmers
It's 11 below zero at 6:15 a.m., and Steve and Amy Combs are just finishing milking their 100-head Holstein dairy herd. As the cows file in...
News / region / local
February 3, 2009 - 12:00am
January 26, 2009
Despite low market prices, recycling remains beneficial: Kandiyohi County's recycling program
WILLMAR -- The economic slump has hit the recycling market, with lower prices being paid for products like cardboard, newspaper and aluminum. The...
local / News
January 26, 2009 - 12:00am