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GOP scrambling for health bill votes after ultimatum from Trump
Ms. Simplicity: Gift-giving during a health crisis
New London man charged with stalking
Intersections in Willmar railroad bypass corridor to be studied this spring
Benson Schools develops facilities plan, HVAC cost estimates expected next month
Bears sign QB Sanchez to one-year deal
Minnesota State Boys Basketball Tournament -- Thursday roundup
Flyers keep Wild in check as Minnesota woes continue
Boys basketball: 'Jays leave feeling blue
Boys basketball: 'Jays leave feeling blue
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'The Big Bang Theory' spinoff 'Young Sheldon' officially ordered at CBS
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Ruth O. Jones
John E. Vold
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
American wines are gaining in popularity
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
Swift: The new 'Maximum Overdrive': Could our appliances be too smart?
May 28, 2013
Much of Red Cross fund for Sandy aid still unspent
NEW YORK (AP) -- Seven months after Superstorm Sandy, the Red Cross still hasn't spent more than a third of the $303 million it raised to assist victims of the storm, a strategy the organization says will help address needs that weren't immediately apparent in the disaster's wake...
May 28, 2013 - 6:44am
March 24, 2012
Radio for Relief
March 24, 2012 - 12:00am
October 19, 2010
Lawmakers OK millions to help areas rebuild from the weather
ST. PAUL -- State disaster relief is on its way to weather-damaged communities, but officials said they may be back for more help next year. Legislators unanimously ap-proved $80 million in disaster relief during a special session Monday, with most heading to southern Minnesota communities...
October 19, 2010 - 12:00am
September 28, 2010
Pawlenty, lawmakers eye 1-day special session for flood funding
ST. PAUL -- Floodwaters continue to rise in southern Minnesota communities as state policymakers work on plans to fund flood relief. Federal...
September 28, 2010 - 12:00am
June 21, 2010
Volunteer efforts are now underway in Wadena, Minn.; relief fund set up at bank
WADENA, Minn. - Volunteer efforts for tornado cleanup in Wadena started this morning as the city looks to rebound from a devastating twister last Thursday. All volunteers wishing to help with the cleanup are asked to arrive and park in the parking lot for the former Pamida, along...
June 21, 2010 - 11:10am
March 26, 2010
Letter: Impressive effort to fight floods
I want to commend Minnesota's communities affected by flooding this spring for their extraordinary flood fighting efforts. Spring flooding presents enormous challenges to these communities more often than they would like to see. Last weekend I was in Granite Falls, Montevideo, Moorhead,...
March 26, 2010 - 12:00am
January 14, 2010
Obama says US stands with Haiti, pledges $100M aid
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama said today that "one of the largest relief efforts in our recent history" is moving toward Haiti as he continued to mobilize the U.S. response to the island's devastating earthquake. Obama said the U.S. government is initially directing $100...
January 14, 2010 - 11:07am
June 29, 2009
Veterans Affairs offering spring flood, storm relief assistance
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs will offer spring flood and severe storm relief assistance in July to veterans and their families in numerous state counties. According to a news release, the department will provide up to $300 in relief to a single veteran...
June 29, 2009 - 12:00am
April 4, 2009
Flood relief info available online
ST. PAUL -- MinnesotaRecovers.org, the state's source for disaster relief and recovery information, contains up-to-date information for communities, businesses and people affected by flooding in northwestern Minnesota. The site, at www.MinnesotaRecovers.org, organizes local, state...
April 4, 2009 - 12:00am
February 3, 2009
Official says Willmar safe despite firefighter retirements
WILLMAR -- Willmar residents and their property were assured Monday night that they'll have adequate fire protection even though 14 of the 42...
February 3, 2009 - 12:00am