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Ramp-Up to Readiness: New program should help kids, families plan for life after high school
Location of mock crash changed
Proposed substation, power line project continues goal toward reliable electric service
Willmar man faces five felony charges for alleged sexual assault
Girls Tennis: MACCRAY sweeps singles to upend Thunder Hawks
Prep Volleyball Roundup
Lynx meet their match in Phoenix
Orioles slam Twins
The Insider: Ridgewater hosts Itasca Saturday to open season
Jon Bredal (formerly John Pederson)
Roger Clayton Bremseth
Emett Lee Williams
Stulen — Johnson
Kluver — Dols
Johnson — Berning
Duininck — Lien
Czycalla — Noeker
Minnesota Opinion: Feed all students in Minn. this school year
Letter: Peterson has served well
Letter: The cure for depression
Commentary: Racing through nature
Commentary: Theater of the Absurd in Ferguson, Missouri
October 15, 2013
School proposal divides MACCRAY
CLARA CITY — One longtime observer noted that the last time a crowd packed the high school cafeteria for a MACCRAY School Board meeting was...
news / local
October 15, 2013 - 10:54pm
June 27, 2013
Public proposal surprises future bride in a good way
At the 2013 Foot Lake 4 in Willmar, Ryan Miller wasn't running for a first-place finish, or even for a personal best. He was running toward something much better: his future wife. Miller proposed to his girlfriend of over a year, Calli Halgren, at the Foot Lake 4 finish line Saturday....
life / community
June 27, 2013 - 9:46am
February 6, 2013
Minnesota governor promotes tax agenda and spending plan
ST. PAUL — Minnesota is doing better than most neighboring states, Gov. Mark Dayton said Wednesday. And it is doing better than two years ago, he added. “Minnesota’s job growth in 2012 was the 12th best among all 50 states; and we outperformed three of our four neighbors,”...
news / state
February 6, 2013 - 11:04pm
January 20, 2012
Editorial: Stadium proposal needs one location
The drive for a new Vikings stadium is nearing the goal line, but it is looking like a third-down and 15 situation in the fourth quarter. Gov. Mark Dayton announced earlier this week that all three front-running stadium sites still have major problems and he could not yet recommend...
opinion / editorials
January 20, 2012 - 12:00am
May 10, 2010
Update: DFL proposal for budget fix includes tax hike; Republican leaders reject it
Update 12:45 p.m.
news / state
May 10, 2010 - 11:07am
May 12, 2009
As time continues to run down, Democrats and the governor not even close to being on same page
Minnesota legislators moved Monday night to make sure state agencies can spend money even if lawmakers do not agree on a budget. Senators passed...
news / region / state
May 12, 2009 - 12:00am
April 8, 2009
City Council approves part-time management for Willmar airport
WILLMAR - The Willmar City council has approved a private business manager to serve as a part-time on-site airport manager. City staff have have negotiated a management agreement with Brian Negen, president of Willmar Air Service, to serve in as the part-time airport manager. Negen...
April 8, 2009 - 6:26am
March 24, 2009
Proposal made to consolidate Stearns and Benton plus parts of Sherberne counties into 'Lake Wobegon County'
Three central Minnesota lawmakers have introduced a bill to combine all of Stearns and Benton counties plus the St. Cloud portion and Haven Township of Sherburne County into one new Minnesota county. The bill announced today by Sen. Tarryl Clark, DFL-St. Cloud; Rep. Larry Haws, DFL-St....
news / region
March 24, 2009 - 12:59pm