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Yellow Medicine County awards final justice center bids
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Kandiyohi, Renville counties report five new cases of bird flu
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Amateur Baseball: Area's weekend results
Prep Golf: Cards advance 3 boys, 2 girls to final round of 8AAA meet
Prep Baseball: Tuesday's Results and Pairings
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
Katie D. Asche
Alvina "Al" A. Marklowitz
Robert G. Bagaus
Douglas F. Hendrickson
Jeremiah "Jerry" Willems
Video: Ukraine teens enjoy time away from strife
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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
April 26, 2015
Keeping Willmar’s lights on comes at a hefty cost
WILLMAR — Members of the Willmar Municipal Utilities Commission said they appreciated a recent tour of the utility’s southwest water treatment plant, service garage and other facilities where major projects are proposed. All seven commissioners, who are nominated for appointment...
news / local
April 26, 2015 - 11:50pm
Willmar school voters to decide $51.6M bond issue
WILLMAR — Willmar School District voters are being asked to support a $51,604,000 bond issue to meet the district’s educational needs and ease crowding. School Board members unanimously voted at a special board meeting Monday to put the $51.6 million issue to a vote on May 19...
news / local
January 26, 2015 - 11:50pm
May 16, 2014
Minnesota legislators work toward final adjournment
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota representatives approved a pair of public works funding bills spending more than $1 billion early today as lawmakers head toward what they hope is adjournment for the year in the coming hours.
news / state
May 16, 2014 - 9:47am
October 23, 2012
Lindus Construction blog: Know which home improvement projects require permits
October 23, 2012 - 8:49am
July 10, 2012
$288 million in requests across Minn. competing for $47.5 million
ST. PAUL -- Ninety applicants want $288 million for public works projects across Minnesota, state officials announced this afternoon, but just $47.5 million is available. "We were impressed by the volume and quality of the projects submitted for capital project grants," said Commissioner...
July 10, 2012 - 3:31pm
June 25, 2012
Home Improvement blog: 2012 home improvement trends
June 25, 2012 - 8:55am
May 30, 2012
Home Improvement blog: Avoid these home improvement mistakes
May 30, 2012 - 8:53am
March 9, 2012
Home Improvement blog: Home improvement projects that pay off
Most homeowners have a wish list of improvements they'd like to see done to their home. Deciding which project is a priority often comes down...
March 9, 2012 - 8:09am
January 25, 2011
Dokken is named chair of Willmar's Community Development Committee chair
WILLMAR -- Jim Dokken made his first report as chairman of the Community Development Committee during the Willmar City Council's regular meeting Monday night. Dokken takes over from longtime committee chair Bruce DeBlieck. Committee chairmanships are decided every two years after...
news / local
January 25, 2011 - 12:00am
April 5, 2010
Legacy money funding projects, stirring controversy
ST. PAUL -- Most observers say they are happy with how money from a sales tax increase is being spent on outdoors and arts projects. But there are some who see things differently. The Lessard-Sams Outdoor Heritage Council last month presented a Senate finance committee with its...
news / state
April 5, 2010 - 12:00am
January 22, 2010
Montevideo moves its street and flood projects forward
MONTEVIDEO -- City council members in Montevideo agreed to move forward with plans for an estimated $1.2 million in street improvements in the coming year at their meeting Tuesday, according to City Manager Steve Jones. Council members called for a public hearing on the street assessments...
news / region
January 22, 2010 - 12:00am