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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?
Sober ride between Spicer and Willmar returns for summer weekends
A sober ride home from a night on the town in Willmar or Spicer is closer than you think. That’s because the JOYRIDE program, bussing from...
May 24, 2016 - 7:52am
May 16, 2016
Tractors gear up for nostalgic caravan in Wisconsin
SOUTH RANGE, Wis. -- There’s something about seeing an old tractor that resonates with area farmers. “It brings back memories of dad and...
May 16, 2016 - 5:30am
November 29, 2015
VIDEO: A reindeer ride through Belgrade
Area children were given the chance Saturday to take a reindeer ride down Washburn Avenue in Belgrade. “Santa wanted to make sure the reindeer...
November 29, 2015 - 11:44pm
December 23, 2012
The end of an 1862 war sends 38 Indians to the gallows; 150 years later, memorial riders trying to heal the wound
They were Dakota warriors. They met their fates with courage 150 years ago. The 38 condemned men, their hands bound behind them, rushed to the...
December 23, 2012 - 11:21pm
August 8, 2012
Three words put mom, children on roadside for Let's Ride
SACRED HEART -- Three words explain why Susan Gustafson and her four young children can be found under the hot, summer sun in a roadside stand...
August 8, 2012 - 12:00am
August 1, 2012
Orth Foundation to assist Bigler family with proceeds from Let's Ride Minnesota event in Bird Island
BIRD ISLAND -- Part of the proceeds from the upcoming Let's Ride Minnesota event being hosted by the Tim Orth Memorial Foundation will benefit the family of Drake Bigler, the five-month-old killed in a head-on crash on July 29 near Starbuck. Bill Neubauer, coordinator for the Foundation,...
August 1, 2012 - 6:07pm
September 24, 2011
Touring Ride In Rural Indiana September Escapade offers local cyclists challenges, rewards aplenty
Indiana's supposed to be flat. Right? I thought it was. And I lived there for more than three years. Boy was my memory off. My friend Bob...
September 24, 2011 - 12:00am
October 12, 2010
Bike ride through the countryside
October 12, 2010 - 12:00am
October 4, 2010
Settlement reached in Wis. ride accident
MILWAUKEE -- The lawyer for a 13-year-old Florida girl who was seriously injured when she fell about 100 feet to the ground from an amusement park ride said Friday that they have reached a settlement with the park. Stuart Grossman, an attorney for Teagan Marti, said Friday that a...
October 4, 2010 - 6:41am
August 31, 2010
Ride for the Trails is Sept. 18
The Ride for the Trails recreational bike ride, sponsored by Willmar CER, will be held Saturday, Sept. 18. The event is a bike ride throughout the community of Willmar to raise funds to complete the trail system and connect it to the Glacial Ridge Trail. The entry fee is $20 before...
August 31, 2010 - 12:00am
October 3, 2009
Two 50 somethings tackle Headwaters Hundred
A light turned on at 5:15 a.m. in our hotel room. The usual moment of confusion hit as I woke up some place other than my own bed. Then I realized:...
October 3, 2009 - 12:00am
July 29, 2009
250-mile trek across Minnesota draws some 1,000 cyclists
MONTEVIDEO -- Rural Minnesota scenery and small-town hospitality help bring the bicyclists out each year. The opportunity to raise money for...
July 29, 2009 - 12:00am
June 25, 2009
LTD Ride, A-Games pay tribute to regional troops killed during Iraq deployment
Two soldiers were injured when the Humvee in which Army Sgt. Jesse Lhotka was riding left a roadway and overturned in Baghdad, Iraq, on Feb....
June 25, 2009 - 12:00am
April 23, 2009
Black bear reaches land safety after long ice ride on Lake Superior
A black bear took quite a ride all day Easter Sunday on an ice floe in Lake Superior near Bayfield. In this photo, the bear is approaching Bayfield...
April 23, 2009 - 12:30pm