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Expert: Welcome tomfoolery at work
University professor charged with smuggling ivory, rhinoceros horns
Easy winter means more money for county work
USDA expects more soybeans, small-market crops to be planted this spring
Former Willmar mayor Richard Hoglund dies
Tom Powers: Vikings’ draft options remain wide open
Area golf courses in full swing
NHL: Wild determined to not slow down
MLB: For Twins’ Milone, it’s a start
College softball: Ridgewater splits twin bill
Creative Minnesota presentation in Willmar, Minn., postponed
Apple Watch launches April 24 for up to $17,000 in rose gold
Irene M. Hertling
Richard "Dick" Hoglund
Larry G. Woltjer
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Henry — Koch
Hoese — Klema
Cartoon by Chris Britt
Letter: Willmar school issues
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Commentary: Harry Reid vs. the Smooth Deal
Commentary: Disability services in critical need of funding
July 3, 2010
Rockets subdue Willmar
WILLMAR -- Raymond exploded for six runs in the eighth inning to blast away from Willmar with a 9-1 win in a Cornbelt South amateur baseball...
July 3, 2010 - 12:00am
July 2, 2010
Willmar Rails host Raymond tonight
The Willmar Rails will host the Raymond Rockets in a Cornbelt League amateur baseball game tonight at Bill Taunton Stadium. Also in Cornbelt action, Atwater is at Paynesville, Regal plays at Starbuck and Norway Lake-Sunburg is at New London-Spicer. In Land O' Ducks action, Montevideo...
July 2, 2010 - 12:00am
June 30, 2010
Rails host Granite Falls in Cornbelt
The Willmar Rails will host a Cornbelt South League amateur baseball game against the Granite Falls Kilowatts at 7:30 p.m. today at Bill Taunton Stadium. Other Cornbelt games scheduled include league-leader Raymond at Bird Island and Sacred Heart at Milroy.
June 30, 2010 - 12:00am
June 24, 2010
Rails game rained out on Wednesday
The Willmar Rails Cornbelt League amateur baseball game against Sacred Heart was postponed due to wet grounds in Willmar on Wednesday. No make-up date was available.
June 24, 2010 - 12:00am
June 23, 2010
Rails host Sacred Heart in league clash
The Willmar Rails will host the Sacred Heart Saints in a Cornbelt South League amateur baseball game at 7:30 p.m. today at Bill Taunton Stadium in Willmar. Willmar is 6-4 in the league and the Saints are 9-4. Granite Falls travels to Bird Island today in the other Cornbelt South...
June 23, 2010 - 12:00am
June 21, 2010
Amateur Baseball: Willmar tops Regal, 6-1
REGAL -- Willmar knocked out 16 hits, and Regal starter Chris Beier, en route to collecting a 6-1 win over the Eagles Sunday in a Cornbelt League game. Matt Sagedahl, Willmar's leadoff hitter, lined a shot up the middle that glanced off the side of Beier's head. Beier stayed in the...
June 21, 2010 - 12:00am
June 12, 2010
Willmar Rails host Atwater on Sunday in Cornbelt baseball
The Willmar Rails amateur baseball team will host Atwater in a Cornbelt League game at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Bill Taunton Stadium. Willmar is 5-3 in the league and overall. Atwater is 3-4 in the league and 5-5 overall. One Cornbelt League game will be played on Saturday and four more...
June 12, 2010 - 12:00am
June 5, 2010
Amateur Baseball: Sacred Heart routs Rails
SACRED HEART -- Sacred Heart scored 11 runs in the middle innings and pounded Willmar 13-4 in a Cornbelt South League amateur baseball game Friday. The Saints (5-2, 11-2) plated five runs in the fifth to take a 7-4 lead, then added six runs in the sixth. Jeremy Hinderks got Sacred...
June 5, 2010 - 12:00am
June 4, 2010
Willmar Rails play at Sacred Heart today
The Willmar Rails will play at Sacred Heart in a Cornbelt League amateur baseball game at 7:30 p.m. today. Also in Cornbelt action, Atwater plays at Bird Island at 7:30 p.m. and Regal is at Granite Falls at 8 p.m.
June 4, 2010 - 12:00am
June 1, 2010
Amateur Baseball: Willmar tips Paynesville, 7-6
WILLMAR -- Willmar scored twice with two outs in the eighth inning to overtake Paynesville en route to a 7-6 win Sunday in Cornbelt League amateur baseball action. Tied 5-5, Willmar broke through when No. 9 hitter Travis Koenen singled with two outs. Matt Sagedahl was then hit by...
June 1, 2010 - 12:00am
May 29, 2010
Baseball doesn't take holidays off
Ten area high school baseball teams will have a shortened Memorial Day weekend with postseason tournament games today. Area schools hosting subsection action include MACCRAY (at Raymond), KMS (at Sunburg), and BOLD (at Bird Island. On Sunday, amateur baseball teams hit the field...
sports / prep
May 29, 2010 - 12:00am
Willmar holds off Kilowatts
GRANITE FALLS -- Anthony Stern's insurance run in the top of the ninth was cashed in as the Willmar Rails held on to beat the Granite Falls Kilowatts 5-4 in a Cornbelt League amateur baseball game Friday. Stern's single to center field scored a run to give Willmar (2-2, 2-2) a 5-3...
May 29, 2010 - 12:00am
May 28, 2010
Willmar Rails at Granite Falls tonight
The Willmar Rails amateur baseball team plays at Granite Falls tonight in a Cornbelt League game. The Rails are 1-2 this season and Granite Falls is 0-3. Game time is 7:30 p.m. In other Cornbelt League games tonight, Bird Island is at Raymond, and Milroy is at Sacred Heart. Norway...
May 28, 2010 - 12:00am
May 24, 2010
Amateur Baseball: Rails nipped by Starbuck, 9-8
WILLMAR -- Starbuck rallied from a six-run deficit by plating eight runs in the fourth and fifth innings as the Stars stunned Willmar 9-8 in a Cornbelt League amateur baseball game Sunday. The sloppily-played game featured 11 errors; seven by Starbuck. Mike Andreas gave Starbuck...
May 24, 2010 - 12:00am
May 22, 2010
Rails top Milroy in home opener
WILLMAR -- Josh Dahlke singled in Lane Kleist with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning and Jason Scheffler and George Jacobson combined to blank Milroy as Willmar edged the Yankees 1-0 Friday in a Cornbelt League game. Kleist opened the ninth by laying down a bunt that rolled...
May 22, 2010 - 12:00am