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British-born UK parliament attacker had been investigated over extremism concerns
MnDOT receives funds to improve dangerous intersection near Willmar
Watkins man charged in connection with sexual assault
Broadband informational meeting is tonight in Spicer
Extension offers farmers free financial counseling
Injured Lavine, his upbeat attitude still part of Timberwolves
Minnesota-born Lundquist chose broadcasting over the ministry 50-plus years ago
Bluejays ready to roll
Phil Hughes recalls visiting pitching guru Tom House
Hanzal's first Wild goal part of memorable family reunion
'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
Milton M. Hamann
Marian A. Hanson
Ruth O. Jones
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?
September 28, 2012
HealthBeat blog: Going public with disease
September 28, 2012 - 8:43am
July 17, 2012
Willmar, Minn., School Board member resigns
WILLMAR -- The Willmar School Board will likely do its business for the rest of the year with just six members. The board Monday accepted the...
July 17, 2012 - 12:00am
June 29, 2012
Commentary: A big win for Obama -- and for John Roberts
WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court's decision upholding the health care law is not only a huge victory for President Obama but also a moment of leadership for Chief Justice John Roberts. The court's mixed verdict could create problems, notably in its weakening of the law's Medicaid provisions...
June 29, 2012 - 12:00am
October 28, 2010
Citing family needs, United Way executive director says she'll step down next month
WILLMAR -- Stacey Roberts has resigned after 10 years as executive director of the United Way of West Central Minnesota. Her last day will be...
October 28, 2010 - 12:00am
August 24, 2010
Woman, 31, sentenced for selling pills to task force agent
WILLMAR -- Samantha Sue Roberts, 31, of Willmar, was sentenced Monday to 21 months in prison, which was stayed, 20 years of probation, a $1,500...
August 24, 2010 - 12:00am
August 5, 2010
United Way Stuff the Bus drive will provide school supplies for local families who are in need
Jennifer Bestland looked over a list of items a fourth-grader and kindergartner need to head back to school. Son Shaun, 5, sat in a bright red...
August 5, 2010 - 12:00am
May 15, 2010
United Way exceeds challenging budget goal, thanks community for its support during recent campaign
WILLMAR -- With a recession in hand, a newly expanded service area and the largest financial goal ever set, the 2009-10 fundraising campaign...
May 15, 2010 - 12:00am
April 3, 2010
KRA presents annual report to City Council committee
WILLMAR -- The Kandi Racing Association had a good year at the Kandiyohi County Fairgrounds race track in 2009. KRA spokesmen say all races were completed before or at curfew times, attendance was good and drivers participated from as far away as Eau Claire, Wis., and eastern North...
April 3, 2010 - 12:00am
December 9, 2009
United Way hopes to close $300K gap in $950K campaign goal
WILLMAR -- The United Way of West Central Minnesota hopes to close a $300,000 gap in its efforts to raise $950,000 during its annual campaign, which ends June 30 next year. "December is kind of a big month for us because of the holidays and giving and thinking about all the needs...
December 9, 2009 - 12:00am
Commentary: The big test this week will be for Chief Justice Roberts
WASHINGTON--President Obama's health care speech on Wednesday will be only the second most consequential political moment of the week. Judged by the standard of an event's potential long-term impact on our public life, the most important will be the argument before the Supreme Court...
September 9, 2009 - 12:00am
November 1, 2008
Editorial: Re-elect Willmar's four School Board members
Incumbents Wayne Lenzmeier, Shawn Mueske, Eric Roberts and Sandi Unger are seeking re-election to the Willmar School Board. Former School Board member Mike Reynolds and first-time candidate Don Thorpe are also seeking one of the four seats. Lenzmeier, Mueske, Roberts and Unger have...
November 1, 2008 - 12:00am