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Records published September 22, 2017
'Dancing With the Atwater Area Stars' scheduled Saturday
Willmar to consider new TIF district on 1st Street
Firing of Litchfield police officer upheld by arbitrator
Public given opportunity to pray, have sorrow wiped away at ceremony honoring LaFontaine-Greywind
Prep Volleyball: Willmar wins big CLC match
Local Roundup: Litchfield downs NLS to run record to 19-0
Swimming & Diving: Cards edge Spartans
Wild earn 1-0 win over Jets in second game of preseason
Ex-teammate Ramirez can feel Sano's pain
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Jimmy Kimmel mocks Sean Spicer to his face about that inauguration crowd size incident
'It's important to stand up to bullies': Actress Rebel Wilson wins record amount in defamation case
Printer Andy Kahmann of Montevideo named 2017 Prairie Disciple
Country Quilters show is this weekend in Willmar
'Almost Saved, But Lost' details snowstorm: New London native publishes book on 1873 blizzard that killed 12 people in Kandiyohi County
'Idiots' worth a visit at The Barn Theatre in Willmar
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Arts festival celebrates 20 years in Willmar
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Arthur "Art" M. Erickson
Annabelle E. Kern
Mary Ellen Zachman
Doris E. Thompson
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
Letter: Clinton uranium story is false
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball is back in full force
WCT Sports Show: Week One Pigskin Picks
Partners of tiny Fargo firm say anti-Muslim tirade by employee made their lives miserable
August 8, 2017
Willmar council OKs more Rice Park improvements, work on Miller Park tennis courts
WILLMAR — Rice Park will have its shade structures and concrete seat walls after all, as the Willmar City Council approved five alternates...
August 8, 2017 - 6:37am
July 14, 2017
Transformation of Willmar's Rice Park begins
WILLMAR — Currently, Rice Park looks more like a big sand box than a feature park, but give it a few weeks and people will really start...
July 14, 2017 - 6:35am
July 1, 2017
Construction next week to affect Willmar traffic
WILLMAR — Drivers in Willmar will need to be aware of road and park construction projects across the city which will affect some traffic...
July 1, 2017 - 12:36pm
May 23, 2017
Letter: Welcome the new splash pad
I see the city of Willmar will soon replace the old wading pool at Rice Park with a splash pad. The pool had been closed for the last five years...
May 23, 2017 - 2:14am
May 2, 2017
Rice Park to get its splash pad
WILLMAR — The wading pool at Rice Park has been empty for nearly five years, and the Willmar City Council voted Monday to replace it with...
May 2, 2017 - 6:46am
April 4, 2017
Contract awarded for destination playground surface
WILLMAR — Work on Willmar's destination playground is entering its home stretch. The Willmar City Council approved a playground surfacing...
April 4, 2017 - 10:10am
February 27, 2017
Willmar council OKs rebidding Rice Park project, drafting plans for Miller Park tennis courts
WILLMAR — Projects for Rice Park and Miller Park will be moving forward after the Willmar City Council voted 6-1 to rebid the project at...
February 27, 2017 - 5:23am
February 18, 2017
After 30 years parks are in need of an upgrade
WILLMAR — The 37 parks that make up the Willmar parks system provide ample opportunities for outdoor activities, ranging from swimming...
February 18, 2017 - 6:49am
November 16, 2016
Future of Rice Park project in Willmar is uncertain
WILLMAR — Whether updates at Rice Park will go forward is now in question as the Willmar City Council voted Tuesday to reject all bids...
November 16, 2016 - 10:14pm
November 8, 2016
Willmar council faces decision after Rice Park bids come in over budget
WILLMAR — The bids for the Rice Park project were opened Oct. 25 and the numbers presented were not what the city had hoped. All the bids...
November 8, 2016 - 4:08am
June 9, 2016
Music in the Park begins another season of performances
Music in the Park began Wednesday evening at Rice Park in Willmar with 11-year-old singer/composer Ava Hanson of New London and the Prairie Winds...
June 9, 2016 - 7:42am
April 5, 2016
Rice Park project moves forward
WILLMAR — The design of the Rice Park improvement project will begin after a professional services contract with SRF Consulting Group was approved Monday night by the Willmar City Council. “We believe we’ve put together a professional service team which gives us the best services...
April 5, 2016 - 10:35pm
March 23, 2016
Council members have concerns about the Rice Park professional service agreement
WILLMAR — Development and design of the Rice Park rehabilitation project is on hold while Willmar City Council members seek more information....
March 23, 2016 - 11:50pm
March 17, 2016
Willmar's Rice Park requests concern committee
WILLMAR — A possible contract with SRF Consulting Group for construction management services for a project in Willmar’s Rice Park brought out concerns from a Willmar City Council member. Councilman Steve Ahmann, a member of the council’s Public Works and Safety Committee, said...
March 17, 2016 - 7:21pm
Rice Park updates move forward
WILLMAR — The youngest visitors to Rice Park could have a new place to keep cool in summer, as the Willmar City Council approved a resolution Tuesday to use the $706,000 parks allocation in the 2016 capital improvement program to go towards Rice Park in a 5-0 vote. The park upgrades...
February 17, 2016 - 7:16am