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Man fatally shot in head in Minnesota park
Crews respond to house fire in Redwood County
Ford to recall 91,000 vehicles in U.S. over stalling issues
Video: How to drive in NLS construction zone
Records published Aug. 24
Tigers overpower Twins
Reloaded Cardinals look to make further strides
May may still return to Twins lineup
Bridgewater throwing in practice
Broken hand not stopping roster hopes for Vikings' Roberson
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
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Hulu ends free streaming service
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Study finds 50 children per day nationwide injured in stroller, carrier accidents
10 tips to avoid summer sabotage of diet, exercise
Reader News: A five-generation photo
Reader News: Celebrating 150 years of Martin Hanson Aasen
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
Herbert K. Dittes
Emma Ruth Kassa
Melvin E. Anderson
Alan Lee Midby
Henry (Hank) Wiegmann
Populism Even Republicans Can Get Behind
Commentary: A nice column about Donald Trump
Cartoon by Chris Britt
Commentary: Trump's bitter Virginia cocktail
July 14, 2016
Watson pitches a baseball comeback story
WATSON—It may be too late for a Twins comeback story, but the tiny community of Watson has one to tell this season. Youth baseball has...
July 14, 2016 - 12:00am
May 15, 2016
Fishermen brave the cold for opener
Sunrise often marks the transitory time of predatory gamefish in Minnesota. When walleyes, which are primarily nocturnal move away from the light...
May 15, 2016 - 11:39pm
May 3, 2016
Open house on Kandiyohi County trail plan to be May 11
NEW LONDON — An open house will be held 3 to 4:30 p.m. May 11 at the New London Senior Center to share information and obtain public input...
May 3, 2016 - 9:21pm
February 18, 2016
On the rink at Garfield Park
WILLMAR - The Garfield rink on 8th Street in Southwest drew a crowd late Wednesday afternoon. The temperature was a mild 30 degrees with the...
February 18, 2016 - 6:39am
January 10, 2016
Willmar pursues funds for trail
WILLMAR — With the goal in mind to connect all of the trails in the Willmar City Trail system together, the City of Willmar will submit an application for $80,000 in Transportation Alternatives Program funds. “The idea is to close all the gaps in the system. We’re whittling...
January 10, 2016 - 11:22pm
January 6, 2016
Thick ice beckons fishermen
Gary Guenther shovels snow around the base of a portable shelter Tuesday on Foot Lake off Robbins Island. He and Rick Klavetter, both of Willmar,...
January 6, 2016 - 12:01am
December 29, 2015
Sales begin to pile up as the snow falls
WILLMAR — While Willmar mostly avoided the latest snowstorm to hit Minnesota, what is on the ground is causing area businesses who deal in...
December 29, 2015 - 11:15pm
Fall paddling on the Mississippi
Canoers paddle down the Mississippi River in Brainerd recently. (STEVE KOHNS | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
September 29, 2015 - 11:23pm
April 6, 2015
Farm purchased by grassroots organization eventually will be sold to Sibley State Park
NEW LONDON — A 155-acre stretch of rolling grassland alongside U.S. Highway 71 near New London has been purchased by a grassroots organization...
April 6, 2015 - 12:08am
March 23, 2015
Logan Blumhoefer, 16, of Willmar, rides an all-terrain vehicle Monday along Kandiyohi County Road 5 north of Willmar. The snow probably won’t...
March 23, 2015 - 11:31pm
November 27, 2014
Renville County launches study of OHV park that some neighbors oppose
OLIVIA — The opposing views were clear Tuesday as an effort was launched to develop an off-highway vehicle park in the Minnesota River Valley. “There...
November 27, 2014 - 11:11pm
September 28, 2014
DNR says zebra mussels discovered in metro’s White Bear Lake, Lake Waconia
WHITE BEAR LAKE — Invasive zebra mussels have been found in White Bear Lake, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced Friday.
September 28, 2014 - 11:33pm
September 16, 2014
Freedom for Freeman
LeAnne Freeman greets Judy Johnson, right, and retired City of Willmar Parks and Recreation Director Dale Johnson, who hired her 24 years ago...
September 16, 2014 - 11:30pm
August 25, 2014
Zebra mussel look-out
SPICER — After the scare this summer that a single adult zebra mussel had been found in Green Lake, which earned the popular recreational and...
August 25, 2014 - 11:31pm
July 21, 2014
Dorothy Olson Aquatic Center to celebrate 10-year anniversary
WILLMAR — A special program is set Wednesday morning to honor the late Dorothy Olson whose financial gift a decade ago made possible her dream...
July 21, 2014 - 11:29pm