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'I knew it was him': Minnesotan was first responder on scene of crash that killed teen son
Willmar Police ask for public's help identifying theft suspects
Two arrested with 117 grams of meth, $1,700 during Minn. traffic stop
Feds find MNsure tech vulnerabilities, but state says they are fixed
Independent study film focuses on immigrant students
Wild stay unbeaten at home, trip up Maple Leafs
Section 5A could be dogfight as postseason looms
WCT daily schedule
Ridgewater takes two on Crossover's first day
Willmar riding win streak into postseason
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
Lady Gaga to perfom Super Bowl halftime show
Meander weekend features celebration of art, community
As 2017 looms, time to review your Medicare coverage
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
The prairie chicken is featured on Northland Outdoors TV
Fast food influence kids' soda and calorie choices
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Alveda B. Myhre
Lorraine M. Essler
Arnold "Arnie" Muench
Fran Hussong letter: Ahmann is part of the problem
Gene Schneider letter: Asmus is clear choice in Ward 2
Marlys Schafer letter: Don't vote for self-interest groups
Kent Syverson letter: Keep the 19th Amendment
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October 17, 2016
Meeker Memorial Hospital names new foundation director
LITCHFIELD — Marc Vaillancourt has been hired as the new executive director of the Meeker Memorial Foundation of Meeker Memorial Hospital....
October 17, 2016 - 1:16pm
October 14, 2016
Two injured in Meeker County crash Friday
LITCHFIELD — Two people were injured Friday morning when two vehicles collided at the intersection of Highway 24 and Meeker County Road...
October 14, 2016 - 1:03pm
September 26, 2016
Records published Sept. 27
This is the records summary for Sept. 27. Renville County house fire ignited by child playing with lighter
September 26, 2016 - 11:50pm
Records for Sept. 26
Accidents LITCHFIELD—The drivers of two vehicles escaped injury in a rear-end collision Saturday morning in Meeker County. According to...
September 26, 2016 - 6:38am
September 22, 2016
Records published Sept. 23
Attempted break-ins NEW LONDON—A woman on the 7800 block of County Road 40 N.E. in New London reported an attempted break-in of her shed....
September 22, 2016 - 11:50pm
September 20, 2016
Records for Sept. 21
Suspicious voices BELGRADE — Around 11 a.m. Tuesday, a man on the 28700 block of 44th St. N.E. in Belgrade reported hearing voices in...
September 20, 2016 - 11:50pm
September 15, 2016
Records published Sept. 16.
This is the records summary for Sept. 16. 90-year-old woman injured in crash MONTEVIDEO—A Montevideo woman was injured Wednesday evening...
September 15, 2016 - 11:50pm
September 8, 2016
Art show reception Saturday in Atwater
ATWATER—An opening reception for the art show "Marjorie Nilssen: New Paintings from the Art Students League of New York" will be 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Strong Garage, 105 Fourth St. W., Atwater. An artist's talk will begin at 3 p.m. New York style cheesecake and coffee...
September 8, 2016 - 8:30pm
August 29, 2016
New lending officer joins Citizens Alliance Bank
CLARA CITY—Tyler Enestvedt has joined Citizens Alliance Bank of Clara City as a lending officer. He will manage agricultural and commercial...
August 29, 2016 - 12:29pm
Home sale prices down in July
WILLMAR—The median sale price in July for homes in Willmar dropped 1.9 percent over the same time last year. The median sale price was $133,200. According to the West Central Association of Realtors, prices dropped 10.5 percent in the 21 counties of the region as a whole. In...
August 29, 2016 - 12:27pm
August 22, 2016
Suspect in Watkins 5-year-old's death expected in court Tuesday morning
BRAINERD—Zachary Todd Anderson, 25, Coon Rapids, is expected to make his first court appearance by noon Tuesday in Cass County District...
August 22, 2016 - 7:46pm
Man dies after boat overturns in Stearns County
MELROSE TOWNSHIP—The body of Dale Urban Steinemann, 47, of Meire Grove, was recovered Monday from Lake Sylvia in Melrose Township in Stearns...
August 22, 2016 - 11:38am
August 12, 2016
Official observer recorded 8.2 inches of rain in Willmar, some areas probably got more
WILLMAR—An official weather observer for the National Weather Service recorded 8.2 inches of rainfall in Willmar Wednesday and Thursday....
August 12, 2016 - 9:10pm
August 9, 2016
Records published Aug. 9
This is the records summary for Aug. 9. Authorities still seek driver who fled injury-accident LAKE LILLIAN—The driver in a one-vehicle...
August 9, 2016 - 8:09am
August 8, 2016
Three area schools to receive state pre-K funding
WILLMAR—Three area school districts have been awarded state funding to implement voluntary pre-kindergarten programs this fall. Benson,...
August 8, 2016 - 9:17pm