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Families apologize after more sex abuse details surface against dead Minnesota teacher, spouse
Man sentenced to prison for exposing himself, having sex with dog
Charges allege man angry with Zorbaz bouncers fired gun in parking lot in Spicer
Minnesota State Fair booth encourages Black Lives Matter discussion
Willmar airport invites public to celebrate a decade of landings, takeoffs
Ridgewater volleyball team rolls to 5-0
Indians complete sweep of Twins
Willmar offense comes alive in second half, downs Eagles
Cards fall to Rocori
Willmar loses early lead in loss to Marshall
Comedy legend Gene Wilder dead at 83
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
Box office: 'Don't Breathe' Scares Up $26.1 million as hot summer for horror continues
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Nicholas J. Walter, Jr.
Alan G. Person
M. Keith Straight
Victoria "Vicki" Lee
Cartoon by Ken Catalino for Sept. 1
Thomas: Trump wants an oath to America
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich for Sept. 1
Dionne: Do Trump's white men really want problems fixed?
Will: A 'slush fund' by any other name
July 13, 2016
Watkins residents look toward recovery
WATKINS -- Nearly everyone in Watkins was affected in some way by the tornado which tore through the town Monday night. Mangled and uprooted...
July 13, 2016 - 12:00am
June 28, 2016
Minnesota teen making 'miracle' recovery after electric shock and 30-foot fall
Doctors are calling the recovery of a 16-year-old Sauk Rapids boy nothing short of a miracle. Just 12 days ago, Danny Fleigle was unconscious...
June 28, 2016 - 12:50pm
March 31, 2016
Madelia seeks help recovering from fire
ST. PAUL — A small southern Minnesota community that lost eight downtown businesses to an early-morning Feb. 3 fire is poised to rebuilt, but it seeks some state help. For many communities, “it would be enough to bring the town to its knees, but not ours,” Brent Christenson...
March 31, 2016 - 9:11pm
July 10, 2015
Farms struck with avian flu begin to restock
SAINT PAUL — Nearly one-fourth of the farms struck by the highly pathogenic avian influenza now have agreements in place to restock, according to the Minnesota Board of Animal Health. It reported Thursday that 25 farms have restocking agreements in place. They include two farms...
July 10, 2015 - 12:02am
June 16, 2015
State money heads to bird flu victims
BIRD FLU UPDATE: • The latest case of bird flu was reported June 5 • More than 9 million Minnesota turkeys and chickens have died due to the flu this year • More than 47 million turkeys and chickens have died in the United States this year • 220 farms have been affected...
June 16, 2015 - 11:33pm
January 23, 2015
Minnesota disaster relief passes Senate, 65-0
ST. PAUL — Minnesota senators voted without opposition to send $17 million for flood recovery to 47 Minnesota counties and three American Indian reservations. Much of the money in the bill that passed 65-0 comes from money appropriated but not needed for previous disasters. It...
January 23, 2015 - 10:56pm
August 7, 2014
Fundraiser hosted to help local accident victim
SVEA — When friends and family of a local man gather Saturday at Svea Lutheran Church to raise money for the purchase of rehabilitation equipment,...
August 7, 2014 - 11:20pm
March 25, 2014
Kramer is Grace Place program director
WILLMAR — Janine Kramer has been named program director of Grace Place of Willmar, a nonprofit, faith-based supportive Christian residential facility for women facing difficult life situations. Grace Place welcomes adult women without dependents with living skills and a safe...
March 25, 2014 - 9:26am
August 12, 2013
Willmar, Minn., girl makes full recovery from near-drowning last month
WILLMAR – An 11-year-old Willmar girl who was pulled from Foot Lake last month has reportedly made a full recovery from the near-drowning incident. According to Willmar Police, the girl – who has not been publicly named – has made a complete recovery and is home with her...
August 12, 2013 - 6:48pm
August 7, 2013
Freddie Mac posts second-quarter profit on housing recovery
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Freddie Mac (FMCC.OB: Quote, Profile, Research, Stock Buzz), the U.S.-owned mortgage finance company, on Wednesday posted...
August 7, 2013 - 8:25am
June 8, 2013
Editorial: Arnold’s starts another recovery
It was a tough night Thursday for the owners, employees and customers of Arnold’s of Willmar. The local Case IH farm equipment dealership suffered fire and smoke damage after a fire broke out about 8:23 p.m. Thursday. Fortunately no one was in the building at the...
June 8, 2013 - 7:01am
November 14, 2012
Editorial: A muddy river has started to recover
November 14, 2012 - 11:02am
August 30, 2010
James House expands services to help families of addicts cope
WILLMAR -- After four years in and out of 11 treatment facilities, Joe Thimons hadn't found what he described as "meaningful sobriety." "You...
August 30, 2010 - 12:00am
August 28, 2010
Cartoon by Michael Ramirez
August 28, 2010 - 12:00am
July 10, 2010
Green Lake divers give back
SPICER -- Scuba divers returned to the depths of Green Lake for a second year as part of the commitment by Let's Go Fishing with Seniors Minnesota...
July 10, 2010 - 12:00am