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Willmar School Board to have special meeting, workshop Monday
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Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
'Kitchen Witches': Comedy opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar chain of lakes focus of Wednesday's public meeting
Earth Day 2017 celebrated April 22 in west central Minnesota
'Camper Cabins' guide to great outdoors
James Francis Grossman
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Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Cartoonist Opinions published April 22
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
April 21, 2017
Home in rural Raymond destroyed in fire
RAYMOND — A home in rural Raymond was destroyed in a fire Wednesday. No one was home at the time of the blaze and there were no injuries....
April 21, 2017 - 5:18am
April 19, 2017
No foul play suspected in Raymond man's death
RAYMOND—A man found dead in a Raymond apartment Tuesday evening is believed to have died of natural causes. The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office was called to the scene after a relative reported the death at 9:10 p.m. Tuesday. The Sheriff's Office said Wednesday that no foul...
April 19, 2017 - 3:32pm
April 11, 2017
Clara City EDA cautious about three-way MACCRAY dialogue
CLARA CITY — Members of the Clara City Economic Development Authority agreed Monday to take a cautious approach on whether or not to meet...
April 11, 2017 - 7:07am
April 6, 2017
Gunshot victim airlifted from southern Kandiyohi County lake
BLOMKEST — A Raymond man was airlifted from Lake Wakanda Thursday afternoon after suffering an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. According...
April 6, 2017 - 4:58pm
March 14, 2017
Clara City EDA discusses MACCRAY discord
CLARA CITY — Members of the Clara City Economic Development Authority are considering whether to invite their counterparts in Raymond and...
March 14, 2017 - 6:26am
February 15, 2017
MACCRAY board seeks to end divide
CLARA CITY — A divided MACCRAY School Board is looking for ways to unify after voters in the Feb. 7 referendum rejected a $38.8 million bond issue that would have created a single campus for the district. "People are asking: What now? What are we going to do now? Until we can...
February 15, 2017 - 7:21am
February 14, 2017
Records published Feb. 14
This is the records summary for Feb. 14. Assault WILLMAR — Around 10 p.m. Thursday, an individual told police that they had been assaulted. They told the Willmar Police Department that a man had entered their home, on the 1000 block of Lake Avenue Northwest, and choked them,...
February 14, 2017 - 3:00am
February 7, 2017
MACCRAY rejects bond issue in close vote
CLARA CITY - Voters in the MACCRAY School District rejected a $38.8 million bond referendum for a single-campus system in a down-to-the wire...
February 7, 2017 - 10:44pm
Update: MACCRAY bond proposal for a single-campus plan defeated
Update 9:40 p.m.: MACCRAY bond proposal for a single-campus proposal defeated MACCRAY voters have defeated the proposed $38.8 million bond issue...
February 7, 2017 - 9:30pm
February 6, 2017
MACCRAY decides $38.8 M bond referendum today
CLARA CITY - Voters in the MACCRAY School District are going to the polls today to decide the fate of a $38.8 million bond referendum. Polls are open from 2 to 8 p.m. and located at the school sites in the communities of Clara City, Maynard and Raymond.
February 6, 2017 - 5:39pm
January 31, 2017
Decision time nears for MACCRAY School District
MAYNARD — It's decision time in the MACCRAY School District, as residents Monday in Maynard heard the final of three public presentations...
January 31, 2017 - 9:49pm
January 27, 2017
Letter: A vote to strengthen rural Minnesota
A mistake the MACCRAY School Board made when forming the facilities working committee was that the committee wasn't given the parameter that...
January 27, 2017 - 10:03am
January 24, 2017
MACCRAY voters to get look at single-campus plan
RAYMOND — Residents in the MACCRAY School District took a look last week at the proposed project for a single-campus system when the school...
January 24, 2017 - 6:46am
January 14, 2017
MACCRAY 'yes' group sees improved opportunities in single campus
CLARA CITY — Supporters of a bond issue in the MACCRAY School District say the district can improve the educational opportunities it provides...
January 14, 2017 - 7:34am
MACCRAY 'vote no' supporters see value in keeping community setting
CLARA CITY — An informal group uring a "no" vote on the bond issue in front of MACCRAY voters next month says students in the MACCRAY Elementary...
January 14, 2017 - 7:32am