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'Everything was a mess': A Minn. turkey farm is still picking up the pieces from a powerful storm
'Maybe it's time': actor Johnny Depp jokes about a Trump assassination
Appeals court overturns conviction of 'Making a Murderer' inmate
Facing multiple felony charges, an embattled Minn. mayor was barred from a city council meeting
Hwy. 12 open house set Monday in Litchfield
Rebuild-a-Bulls: Butler trade signals hard Chicago reset
Stingers: Wheels come off in Willmar's loss to St. Cloud
Wolves Jimmy a trade
Dreary day turns ugly for Twins in loss to White Sox
Sixers take guard Fultz with top pick of NBA Draft
Sandy Hook families urge NBC to drop Megyn Kelly's Alex Jones interview
20 new and returning TV shows that you should check out this summer
'Bachelor in Paradise' production halted, show in question after alleged 'misconduct' on set
'Big Fish' a lovely piece of Americana at The Barn in Willmar
Sam Hunt, the R&B-loving country star, is challenging Nashville rules - and winning
Exhibit documents Willmar festival
Studio Hop 2017 continues today
'Sweet Land the Musical': Rural debut is tonight where movie was made
'Red, White and Tuna': Comedy opens tonight at Little Theatre in New London
Willmar Community Center: Art for and about the community
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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Bradley Gordon Westby
Sylvan Nels Eliason
Donald J. Rutgers
Marion J. Rime
Are rhubarb and tomatoes fruits or vegetables?
Kindness is Contagious: Little black dresses bring joy during trials
From Russia With Love: A story of Facebook and frustration
Port: The NRA needs to speak out on Philando Castille
World of Wine: An introduction to the world of sherry wine
Apple TV may be getting Amazon video app this fall
WCT Sports Show: Three things we've learned
U.S. appeals court blocks release of Guantanamo Bay force-feeding videos
WCT Sports Show: Top 10 Basketball Games of the Year
Video: State Basketball: Miracle heave sends CMCS to defeat in Class A quarters
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June 5, 2017
Feds: As many as 50 child victims for former Bemidji assistant principal?
ST. PAUL—The former Bemidji Middle School assistant principal accused of having sexual conversations with—and who received sexual...
June 5, 2017 - 10:12pm
Former Bemidji Middle School assistant principal may have as many as 50 victims in child porn case
ST. PAUL -- The former Bemidji Middle School assistant principal accused of having sexual conversations with -- and who received sexual photos...
June 5, 2017 - 5:43pm
June 2, 2017
Letter: A good start to building bridges
On May 16 the Willmar Human Rights Commission held a meeting about the status of policies regarding treatment of immigrants by law enforcement within the city of Willmar and in Kandiyohi County. There were over 30 diverse community members in attendance, many of us representing...
June 2, 2017 - 9:44pm
April 19, 2017
Emergency alert system gets the word out fast in Kandiyohi County
WILLMAR — Communication technology is changing rapidly but the need to notify the public of emergencies is as urgent as ever. That's why...
April 19, 2017 - 6:51am
February 9, 2017
Anonymous threat prompts lockdown at Red Lake schools
BEMIDJI—Schools in Red Lake went into lockdown this morning and Red Lake Nation College closed for the day after staff learned of an anonymous...
February 9, 2017 - 1:28pm
February 8, 2017
Police to host second seminar on policing in diverse communities
WILLMAR — The Willmar Police Department will host officers from the Latino Peace Officers Association's Minnesota chapter Thursday for...
February 8, 2017 - 11:15pm
February 2, 2017
Classes canceled at northern MN school after bomb threat
BEMIDJI—Students at Cass Lake-Bena schools went home early Thursday, Feb. 2, after school district staff heard of a bomb threat there....
February 2, 2017 - 1:33pm
October 25, 2016
Safety coalition rewards drivers for buckling up
WILLMAR — Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Corporal Jason Keith has responded to many fatal crashes. Often, he said, the dead had not been wearing...
October 25, 2016 - 11:50pm
September 2, 2016
DWI arrests generally decreasing in Minnesota
WILLMAR—Alcohol-related crashes, fatalities and injuries cost Kandiyohi County an estimated $1.8 million last year. That's according...
September 2, 2016 - 9:33am
Willmar to take up sex offender residency restrictions
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council will take up a potential ordinance that will restrict where Level 3 sex offenders — those deemed most likely to reoffend — can live within the city, and also where those offenders who committed a sex crime against someone 16 years of age...
May 2, 2016 - 12:08am
January 25, 2016
Fellowship's Willmar homes for men licensed, operated with strict rules
WILLMAR — Overcomers International Fellowship operates three homes in Willmar. The Willmar homes are licensed with Kandiyohi County and the...
January 25, 2016 - 12:05am
August 19, 2014
WILLMAR — A crowd gathered in Willmar on Tuesday evening to witness new rescue equipment that can overturn 80,000-pound semis
August 19, 2014 - 11:50pm
May 7, 2014
Willmar Police Dept. receives new equipment, praise for traffic safety enforcement from state
WILLMAR — A state agency representative had praise this week for the Willmar Police Department’s traffic safety enforcement efforts. As a result of its good work, the department received a LIDAR (light detection and ranging) unit, which can more accurately pinpoint vehicles exceeding...
May 7, 2014 - 11:19pm
February 27, 2014
Boston Marathon heightens security measures after bombing attack
(Reuters) - Boston Marathon organizers have banned runners from bringing bags and imposed other measures to tighten security for the April race after a twin bomb attack near the finish line last year killed three people and wounded 264.
February 27, 2014 - 10:18am
February 20, 2014
Minnesota to consider local oil disaster aid
ST. PAUL – Local emergency responders say they want the state’s help handling safety concerns as crude oil travels on railroads, highways and pipelines through their communities, but the Legislature has little time to act on the issue this year and many questions to answer....
February 20, 2014 - 10:00am