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Willmar Municipal Utilities struggles to stockpile coal
Former Willmar teacher charged for allegedly striking student
On national stage, Franken highlights diversity in Willmar
NLS opens bids for $20.6M construction project
Minnesota family rescues bald eagle tangled in rope
Freeman's four hits, five RBIs fuel Braves' 9-7 win
Towns embracing Minnesota as home
Peterson helping teammates set sights on Super Bowl
Stingers can't catch Express
NFL Notebook: Gordon reinstated, then suffers injury
Small town Lake Lillian gears up for big time production
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Anita "Ricky" Hoyt
Harvey Lee Peterson
Harry E. Lindbloom
Audrey O. Forkrud
Will: The path ahead for Hillary Clinton
Commentary: For Trump to Lose, GOP must let Clinton win
Commentary: Trump: Seeking victory through fear
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
Sheriff's office investigating Zorbaz robbery as false report
September 13, 2011
Keller first at St. John's Invite
Minnesota-Morris junior Linda Keller, a Paynesville graduate from Hawick, took first place by over a minute at the St. John's cross-country meet...
September 13, 2011 - 12:00am
August 25, 2011
Run 'round Raymond 5k set for 8 a.m. Saturday
The eighth event in the Glacial Lakes Championship Running Series is the Run 'round Raymond at 8 a.m. Saturday from the elementary school. Besides the 5k run there is a 1-mile run/walk.
August 25, 2011 - 12:00am
First Ridgewater College 5K Run Scheduled for October
HUTCHINSON - The first ever Ridgewater 5K run and kids 1K fun run are scheduled for October 15, 2011 in conjunction with the College's 50th Anniversary celebration. Start time for this fun family event is 10:30 a.m. at the college's Hutchinson campus. The kids 1k fun run will start...
August 25, 2011 - 12:00am
August 9, 2011
Meier wins Hotdish Hunger 5k
WILLMAR--Steve Meier of Willmar cruised at a sub-6 minute pace to win the first Hotdish Hunger 5k Walk/Run Sunday afternoon. Sponsored by Eagle...
August 9, 2011 - 12:22am
August 1, 2011
Dudgeon wins Kerk 10k
KERKHOVEN -- The Pillsbury Push attracted 123 runners on Saturday morning at Town and Country Days. In the 5k, Klinton Van Heuveln, 18, of Pennock was the overall winner in 18:41. Cassandra Johnson, 16, of Willmar won the women's division in 21:31. In the 10k, Joel Dudgeon, 44,...
August 1, 2011 - 12:00am
July 27, 2011
Kerkhoven's Pillsbury Runs set for Saturday
The Pillsbury Push from Pillsbury Park on the east end of Kerkhoven has an 8 a.m. start on Saturday. Entrants can choose from a 5k run/walk or the 10k. The courses uses residential streets, tar roads and some gravel. Registration opens at 7 a.m.
July 27, 2011 - 12:00am
July 25, 2011
Young Willmarites win first-ever Stingers' 5K
WILLMAR -- The plan called for the first Get Stung with the Run 5k to end at home plate, but another early-morning downpour Saturday soaked the...
July 25, 2011 - 12:00am
July 18, 2011
Montevideo's TeBeest, Nelson win titles at Lutefisk run in Madison
MADISON -- When the field set off from in front of the Grand Theater at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, the bank clock already was at 80 degrees with a humidity...
July 18, 2011 - 12:00am
July 13, 2011
5k Lutefisk Run at Madison is Saturday
The 26th annual Stinker Day 5k Lutefisk Run is set for an 8:30 a.m. start on Saturday from main street in front of the Grand Theatre. The entry fee is $12, or $1 for the 1-mile Uff Da Walk. The run is part of the 125th Madison anniversary celebration.
July 13, 2011 - 12:00am
June 30, 2011
Green Lake circle run will start at 7 a.m. Sunday
The run around Green Lake, an official 12-mile distance, will start at 7 a.m. on Sunday from in front of Mel's Sports Shop and finish at Melvin's on the Lake. The start time was moved up one hour five years ago to lessen the risk of heat exhaustion. The Spicer 4th of July event...
June 30, 2011 - 12:00am
June 27, 2011
Greeno, Eggers capture titles at 17th annual Foot Lake 4
WILLMAR -- Once again, the MIAC dominated the high finishes at the 17th annual Foot Lake 4, sponsored by Rice Hospital. Ex-runners for the Bethel College Royals took three of four top places overall and Katie Eggers of Gustavus Adolphus claimed her second straight top prize in the...
June 27, 2011 - 12:00am
June 23, 2011
Foot Lake 4 winners will get $100 prize
For the second time, the male and female winner of the Foot Lake 4 will each receive a $100 cash prize. For the first time, the race packet includes a "performance" shirt and a disposable electronic chip, instead of the returnable type that led to traffic jams at the finish. Race...
June 23, 2011 - 12:00am
June 20, 2011
Bell, Johnson win JJM Victory Run
SPICER -- Grant Bell, 17, of Belgrade repeated Saturday as champion at the 7th annual Jesse John Mithaugen 5k Victory Run. The 2011 graduate...
June 20, 2011 - 12:11am
June 17, 2011
Local running event, Grandma's Saturday
The annual Jesse John Mithaugen Victory 5k run will be held Saturday morning through the woods and fields at Prairie Woods ELC north of Willmar, off County Highway 29, by Lake Florida. There is also a one-mile run/walk. The start for both events is 9 a.m. Grandma's Marathon has...
June 17, 2011 - 12:00am
June 10, 2011
Dawson Riverfest 5K run June 23
The 4th Annual Dawson Riverfest 5K Fun Run & 2 Mile Trail Walk will be held on Thursday, June 23 The race starts at 7 p.m. on Main Street in Dawson. For more information, e-mail email@example.com or call Jon Kvaal at 320-769-2949.
June 10, 2011 - 12:20am