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Nurse charged with murdering 8 at Canadian nursing home
At least one person injured in crash involving Minnesota school bus
AARP sues U.S. agency over employee wellness programs
Goldman, closer to Murdoch than Bugs Bunny, misses year's biggest deal
Investigators seek data recorder in California bus crash that killed 13
WCT 2016 Prep Volleyball Pairings
Roundup: YME opens 3A playoffs with straight-set win
Wild coach loves new Parise line
Zimmer says he has faith, but not proof yet of top team
NLS Football Preview: NLS, Melrose going in different directions
1960's icon Bobby Vee dies at Minnesota care facility
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Now is the perfect time for houseplant tasks
Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
An Epic journey
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
David O. Johnson
Kathleen H. Diederich
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
Presidential Endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
John Gehrking letter: Sawatzky is a typical politician
Paul Hoffer letter: Lang is ready to serve his district
Dionne commentary: Trump is not a GOP aberration
May 19, 2016
Historic Minnesota inn undergoes major transformation
Fitger's Inn in Duluth has completed more than a year of extensive renovations of its rooms and suites. The remodeling of the hotel's 62 rooms...
May 19, 2016 - 3:05pm
April 14, 2016
Minnesota plans celebration for renovated Capitol
ST. PAUL — A celebration is planned for the fall of 2017 to celebrate the re-opening of the Minnesota Capitol. The building, which opened in...
April 14, 2016 - 9:17pm
March 8, 2016
Roadblocks to greet legislators back in St. Paul
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislators begin their latest-ever regular session at noon today, facing literal roadblocks that disrupt foot and car...
March 8, 2016 - 12:04am
October 27, 2015
Barn Theatre starts remodeling
WILLMAR — Members of The Barn Theatre board joined Monday afternoon for a ceremonial groundbreaking to mark today’s start of the first phase...
October 27, 2015 - 10:35am
September 5, 2015
Willmar committee OKs Selvig Park renovation if funding is arranged
WILLMAR — A downtown merchants group is requesting approval from the city to collaborate on renovation of Selvig Park, a small city park located...
September 5, 2015 - 12:38am
August 25, 2015
Lower Sioux to celebrate casino renovation project Sept. 14
MORTON — The Lower Sioux Indian Community will celebrate the recently completed $22 million Jackpot Junction Casino & Hotel expansion and renovation project with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 2:30 p.m. Sept. 14. The project virtually replaced the entire gaming floor. “It’s...
August 25, 2015 - 4:20pm
January 21, 2015
Work continues on auditorium
WILLMAR — City officials are expecting the lead abatement and renovation project at the historic City Auditorium and in the Auditorium’s basement firing range will be substantially complete by the end of February. The estimated date depends on arrival and installation of new,...
January 21, 2015 - 11:00pm
December 11, 2014
Barn Theatre seeks funds for renovation
WILLMAR — The Barn Theatre announced Thursday the community theater will launch a $989,000 capital campaign to renovate and remodel the current...
December 11, 2014 - 11:18pm
October 26, 2014
The ‘new’ Rice Care Center invites community to open house this week
WILLMAR — Rice Care Center is preparing to say farewell to more than four years of continuous construction and hello to a facility redesigned...
October 26, 2014 - 11:25pm
Learn more about Big Kandi project
LAKE LILLIAN — A public meeting on a renovation project for Kandiyohi County Road 132, known as Big Kandi Drive, will take place Saturday. The meeting will be at 9 a.m. at the Lake Lillian community center. The meeting has been organized in response to questions from property...
August 26, 2014 - 11:10pm
July 4, 2014
Gradual emptying: State Capitol renovation closes more of building
ST. PAUL — A $273 million Minnesota Capitol building renovation will close most of the facility when construction workers return to the job...
July 4, 2014 - 11:04pm
May 18, 2014
Kandiyohi Co. hosting open house at remodeled offices
WILLMAR — Kandiyohi County is hosting an opportunity to tour the newly-remodeled county offices at 400 Benson Avenue Southwest in Willmar. The...
May 18, 2014 - 11:12pm
September 25, 2013
Ridgewater College plans open house for $14M remodeling project
WILLMAR — Ridgewater College has scheduled an open house for 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday in the newly remodeled agriculture and veterinary technology programs. Remodeled facilities for the two programs are the first parts of a $14 million, 80,000-square-foot improvement project...
September 25, 2013 - 11:23pm
Yellow Medicine County wants public input on possible $8M courthouse renovation
GRANITE FALLS – The Yellow Medicine County Board of Commissioners will be hosting a series of public information meetings in October to get feedback on a possible $8 million project to replace a portion of its aged courthouse to meet the needs of the court system as well as...
September 25, 2013 - 7:55am
September 2, 2013
Prinsburg, Minn., celebrates completion of phase one of school project
PRINSBURG — Members of the Central Minnesota Christian School joined at the school here to celebrate the completion of the $6 million, phase one portion of its building project on Labor Day. The ribbon cutting ceremony, attended by more than 200 people, was an opportunity to...
September 2, 2013 - 11:39pm