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March 18, 2017
Judge sentences final defendant in prom rape case
BRAINERD, Minn. -- It's been nearly three years since two girls were raped following the Brainerd High School prom on April 26, 2014. Ryan Mark...
March 18, 2017 - 1:33pm
February 21, 2017
After barrage of feedback, Osakis superintendent said photos not required to attend prom
OSAKIS, Minn. — The Osakis School District is now saying that an idea to have girls submit photos of themselves wearing their chosen prom...
February 21, 2017 - 2:26pm
February 20, 2017
Minn. school district requiring approval of prom dresses before dance
OSAKIS, Minn.—A Minnesota school district is requiring girls who plan to attend its April prom to submit a photo of themselves wearing...
February 20, 2017 - 3:45pm
September 8, 2016
Brainerd H.S. prom night sexual assault case continues
One man has taken a plea deal and another is awaiting a jury trial in an alleged rape case involving two victims occurring the night of the 2014...
September 8, 2016 - 10:27pm
May 24, 2016
Police investigating Minnesota girl’s post-prom death
ST. PAUL -- The death of a North St. Paul High School student hours after she attended her senior prom last weekend remains under investigation....
May 24, 2016 - 5:30am
May 7, 2016
The look of Prom at New London-Spicer
NEW LONDON - Just under 100 couples gather in the Prairie Woods Elementary parking lot at 3 p.m. Saturday for the sendoff in their sharp rides...
May 7, 2016 - 5:40pm
May 6, 2016
A Grand March in a City Park
The temperature was topping out at 90 degrees but the couples were cool cats for the MACCRAY Prom "A Night in the 50s" on Friday evening for...
May 6, 2016 - 8:17pm
May 2, 2016
Willmar Prom drive-up and march-in
The Willmar Prom on Friday evening (April 29) enjoyed part sunshine for the drive-up to begin the Grand March at the high school. Some top vehicles...
May 2, 2016 - 11:42am
April 30, 2016
Willmar Prom at the start line
WILLMAR - Cinderella needs horsepower to get to the Dance. Willmar High School prom-goers began motoring up as early as 3:30 p.m. Friday but...
April 30, 2016 - 8:02am
April 29, 2016
Editorial: Have a great prom and make sure to get home safe
West Central Minnesota is in the midst of spring, which means it’s prom season. Willmar High School Prom is Friday night, Atwater-Grove City-Cosmos High School Prom is Saturday night and New London-Spicer High School Prom is May 7. Others have been held, and some are still to come....
April 29, 2016 - 4:00am
April 21, 2016
Grandpa of Minnesota girl with rare and deadly disease makes prom dream come true
Most proms have a king and a queen, but there will be a special princess at a high school prom in northwestern Minnesota this weekend. It's not...
April 21, 2016 - 10:04am
May 6, 2015
For once, Willmar High School Grand March in warm sunshine
For the first time in more than a decade, the Willmar High School Grand March had the weather going for it: 70 degrees, blue evening sky and calm. A night to remember.
May 6, 2015 - 11:20am
May 7, 2014
Hats off: To supporters of Willmar Post Prom Party
Hats off to all those who helped pull off an amazing Willmar Post Prom Party! Thanks to the businesses, parents, churches and community members for the donations of cash, food, beverages, prizes, time and talents. More than 150 students attended and had a safe fun all-night party...
May 7, 2014 - 2:00am
May 2, 2014
Nothing runs like a Deere
Lonnie Petersen and Kylie Kessler-Gross converse inside the cab of their John Deere tractor Friday evening as they wait in the grand march line-up...
May 2, 2014 - 11:35pm
March 21, 2014
Area teens find free prom outfits: Bella Project dress give-away continues today at Kandi Mall
WILLMAR — Shanna Hofland thought she had another year before she had to worry about prom dresses, but her sophomore daughter Ariana was invited...
March 21, 2014 - 12:00am