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Willmar School Board meets Monday
Man found dead under television at Minnesota home
Woman, five children rescued from Alexandria townhome fire
Truck hits State Patrol car, injuring trooper, then drives off
Willmar teen gets probation, community service for bomb threat
Blaze makes first appearance at CMCS pep rally
Bluejays take down LQPV on road
WarHawks hit hard early, fall to 'Jacks
Vikings look to climb back into playoff race
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
'Prairie Angels' makes a timely arrival in Renville County
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Curtis Burr Accola
Gregory W. Johnson
Ruth V. Thayer
Frances A. King
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
March 25, 2013
WWE helps launch Superstars for Sandy Relief
NEW YORK (AP) — WWE is joining with New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, Hollywood celebrities and professional athletes to launch Superstars for Sandy Relief. Fans can bid on hundreds of items in an online auction, including attending a NASCAR race...
March 25, 2013 - 9:34am
February 11, 2013
Willmar, Minn., utility receives 75 percent reimbursement for Sandy relief work on Long Island
WILLMAR — Willmar Municipal Utilities has been reimbursed for 75 percent of the cost of sending two linemen who helped Long Island Power Authority restore power knocked out by Hurricane Sandy last year. Willmar crew chief Dick Thynes and lineman Casey Jenny volunteered to join thousands...
February 11, 2013 - 10:33pm
November 14, 2012
Willmar, Minn., Utilities linemen working on Sandy relief to return home
WILLMAR -- Two Willmar Municipal Utilities linemen could be home Friday after working the past week and a half on Superstorm Sandy relief. Casey...
November 14, 2012 - 12:00am
November 5, 2012
From NY Life to Farmer's Wife blog: New Yorkers will prevail after Sandy
November 5, 2012 - 8:55am
November 3, 2012
Willmar utilities workers to help repair damage by Sandy
WILLMAR -- Willmar Municipal Utilities is among a handful of Minnesota municipal utilities sending personnel and trucks this weekend to the East...
November 3, 2012 - 12:00am
October 30, 2012
Sandy wallops N.J. coastline
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.-- Superstorm Sandy slammed into the New Jersey coastline with 80 mph winds Monday and hurled an unprecedented 13-foot surge...
October 30, 2012 - 12:00am
July 7, 2011
Letter: All of us are citizens
A well-respected journalist recently wrote, "The religious institutions that have been on the rise are those that emphasize personal solution. Communitarianism is out of vogue." Surely any of us with any authentic spirituality must value the responsibility we have for the common...
July 7, 2011 - 12:00am
September 4, 2010
Letter: Corporate control of politics
From BP to Wall Street bailouts, the news frustrates and angers voters like me, but it's important we recognize that these crises aren't caused by just a few out-of-control corporations. In fact, it's becoming increasingly clear that the real problem is actually rampant corporate...
September 4, 2010 - 12:00am
November 23, 2009
No action taken on request to remove two Meeker County commissioners from HRA board
LITCHFIELD -- Amid claims that two Meeker County Commissioners acted inappropriately, some residents of a subsidized apartment complex in Dassel are asking that those commissioners be removed from the governing board that oversees the apartments. The request was presented in a letter...
November 23, 2009 - 12:00am
November 2, 2009
Letter: Proud of RCW's football team
I want to say how proud we are of our RCW football team. From the start with the low number of guys that went out to all of the injuries. All the players gave all they had all season. Thanks to the players and coaches who did their best with what they had. Sandy Feldman Renvil...
November 2, 2009 - 12:00am
September 12, 2009
Letter: Diamond Lake says no to sewer
Two years of dragging it along and the commissioners now say a deadline of Oct. 2010! If they would have said upgrade your septics back then, most would be completed. So many false rumors, one is the sewer system will clean the lake and we need it now. That's false but there never...
September 12, 2009 - 12:00am
September 8, 2009
Volunteer watchdog role means regular appointment with county
WILLMAR -- For the last 40 years Sandy Schlosser has been an advocate for people with disabilities. That role has included taking the voluntary...
September 8, 2009 - 12:00am