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Litchfield, Meeker County investigating series of burglaries
Minnesota Commerce commissioner resigns to launch attorney general bid
Capitol Chatter: Sex harassment allegations reach several states
European parties accused of being influenced by Russia
Buyer beware: How data breaches change holiday shopping for consumers
MEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers rest after wild weekend
Wild score 4 goals in final 7 minutes in crazy comeback win
NWL Baseball: Six Stingers sign to return for 2018 season
State Swimming & Diving: Two Willmar divers in top four after state semis
Timberwolves' Tyus Jones breaks down his pick-and-roll connection with Towns
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
'Marian' opens tonight on Ridgewater College stage in Willmar
Jimmy Fallon to host live Super Bowl edition of ‘The Tonight Show’ in Minneapolis
Garth Brooks lip-syncing controversy at the CMA Awards really hit a nerve
14 movies worth seeing this holiday season - and none about Santa Claus
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
Protecting a special place: Thanks to Prairie Woods, Geer Island will remain a natural sanctuary
Kat Perkins urges St. Mary's students to be fearless
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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
James G. Andrews
I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.
Tooting your own horn could help others
Commentary: No man accused of sexually harassing a woman is irreplaceable - not even Al Franken
Accusations of sexual misconduct throw Franken into a political minefield
Commentary: The FCC vote that could put local news at risk
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
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Emma Anne Williams
October 26, 2017
Duluth schools nearly out of reserve money, blames special ed troubles
DULUTH, Minn.—The Duluth school district is almost out of reserve cash. While the amount is not final, district CFO Doug Hasler said remaining funds are about $111,000, down from $2.4 million the prior year. An increase in special education costs for district resident students...
October 26, 2017 - 9:36pm
October 2, 2017
'It made me feel ugly inside': MN family seeks clarification after teacher told student to change clothes 3 days in a row
After being homeschooled for a few years, Lily Farrell couldn't wait to start sixth grade at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria. She says...
October 2, 2017 - 3:31pm
June 28, 2017
Schools and students published June 29, 2017
U.S. Air Force Academy Graduating from the Colorado Springs, Colo., school and being commissioned a second lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force was: Willmar: Preston Peterson Marquette University Graduating at the end of spring semester from the Milwaukee, Wisconsin, school was: Darwin:...
June 28, 2017 - 9:57pm
March 24, 2017
Benson Schools develops facilities plan, HVAC cost estimates expected next month
BENSON — Benson School Board members will learn in April what it is expected to cost to take on needed but costly upgrades to the heating...
March 24, 2017 - 6:29am
Benson citizens group continues to advocate for school pool
BENSON — A group of citizens in Benson is hoping to persuade the Benson School Board that the school's indoor swimming pool is too valuable...
March 24, 2017 - 6:24am
February 7, 2017
Schools and students published Feb. 7
M State Graduating at the end of fall semester from Minnesota State Community and Technical College with campuses in Detroit Lakes, Fergus Falls, Moorhead and Wadena were: Granite Falls: Austin Lee Thorstad Hazel Run: Zachary Michael Kluver Madison: Cameron Wayne Kemen Paynesville:...
February 7, 2017 - 10:43am
January 20, 2017
Benson Schools launch restorative justice approach
LAC QUI PARLE VALLEY — Coming late to class, disrupting a class, or picking on a fellow student are the kinds of behaviors that will earn...
January 20, 2017 - 7:23am
December 17, 2016
Early release for area schools Friday
Students at Kennedy Elementary School in WIllmar were let out at 1:20 p.m. Friday for an early release day. Buses were on a tight schedule getting...
December 17, 2016 - 10:32am
November 1, 2016
Divine Home Care trick-or-treat
Students who attend school in the New London-Spicer school district but live in Willmar all ride the same bus to be dropped off in town. Divine...
November 1, 2016 - 8:56am
September 19, 2016
Man shooting at squirrels puts Farmington schools on lockdown
FARMINGTON, Minn. -- A man shooting at squirrels with a pellet gun on his property caused confusion Monday morning in Farmington as authorities...
September 19, 2016 - 12:56pm
August 26, 2016
Klinger: Where Has All the Money for Our Schools Gone?
As fall approaches, millions of moms and dads are scrambling to prepare for the first day of school, excited to support their children's success....
August 26, 2016 - 1:31pm
June 16, 2016
MACCRAY to pursue single campus
CLARA CITY — MACCRAY School Board members decided on a 4-2 vote Monday to once again pursue a one-campus district. With the vote, board members...
June 16, 2016 - 11:57pm
June 14, 2016
New London-Spicer teachers, school board approve Q Comp plan
NEW LONDON — A plan to link teacher pay with student performance was overwhelmingly approved by the the New London-Spicer teachers’ union...
June 14, 2016 - 11:56pm
May 20, 2016
Willmar schools work on attendance boundaries for new elementary building
WILLMAR — The process of drawing new attendance boundaries for Willmar’s elementary schools has started and will probably be finished in...
May 20, 2016 - 12:00am
April 27, 2016
Minnesota broadband internet debate centers on cost, students, businesses
ST. PAUL — Ten percent of Litchfield School District students are so far away from high-speed internet connections that they cannot to do all...
April 27, 2016 - 11:17pm