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Hoops on Hops: Techniques bring out the best in barrel-aged beer
Ag groups urge Trump to stick with NAFTA
Man who nearly died in Alexandria medical helicopter crash in dispute with employer
Willmar considers updated city logo
Authorities searching for U of M student in Mississippi River
Defense defines 2017 NFL Draft
Kolpack: A photo of Janis Thompson would be worth a million memories to her sister
WCT Sports Show: Let's Talk Stingers
'Beast Mode' returns: Lynch set to join Raiders after trade from Seahawks
Report: Vikings likely to decline Bridgewater's option
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
Younger hot flashes may signal heart risk later
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
'Kitchen Witches': Comedy opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar chain of lakes focus of Wednesday's public meeting
Iris M. Hanson-Cain
Dennis R. Erdman
Donna D. deCathelineau
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Minnesota Opinion: Now is not the time to sit out, play politics
George Will: The 'Oh, never mind' president
Susan Estrich: The Amazon 1-Star System
Letter: U of M proud of local partnerships
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
On track for graduation
WILLMAR — Life at Willmar Senior High School can be a bit of a shock to an incoming freshman. Classes are more difficult, and they move...
9 hours 37 min ago
April 5, 2017
Scientists find common antibiotic could prevent or treat PTSD
LONDON - A common antibiotic called doxycycline can disrupt the formation of negative thoughts and fears in the brain and may prove useful in...
April 5, 2017 - 4:30am
February 24, 2017
Soccer-playing bumblebees get goal-scoring buzz
Scientists in London are training bumblebees to 'score' goals by moving a mini ball to a target, demonstrating unprecedented learning abilities....
February 24, 2017 - 12:06pm
February 22, 2017
Astronomers find seven Earth-size planets where life may be possible
Astronomers have found a nearby solar system with seven Earth-sized planets, three of which circle their parent star at the right distance for...
February 22, 2017 - 4:12pm
January 26, 2017
Government scientists go 'rogue' in defiance of Trump
Employees from more than a dozen U.S. government agencies have established a network of unofficial "rogue" Twitter feeds in defiance of what...
January 26, 2017 - 9:35am
December 27, 2016
NLS instructor Molenaar recognized
NEW LONDON — A New London-Spicer School District teacher credited with inspiring students with her passion for the natural world has been...
December 27, 2016 - 7:30am
December 2, 2016
Dine in on Saturday
WILLMAR — For many families, having a home-cooked meal together is a rare event. Given busy work schedules — plus getting kids to...
December 2, 2016 - 7:49am
October 28, 2016
Minnesota BEST robotics competition Friday, Saturday at NLS
NEW LONDON — The fifth annual Minnesota BEST robotics competition takes place Friday and Saturday at the New London-Spicer High School. BEST stands for Boosting Engineering, Science and Technology. Six teams will compete including ARCHER Home School, Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa,...
October 28, 2016 - 7:17am
October 27, 2016
Scientists identify fossilized dinosaur brain tissue for first time
LONDON—British and Australian scientists have identified an unassuming brown pebble, found more than a decade ago by a fossil hunter in...
October 27, 2016 - 2:53pm
July 30, 2016
ASTRO BOB: Getting stung by a 'scorpion' can be a beautiful thing
Near the tail end of Scorpius the scorpion, you'll find a neat pair of stars — Shaula and Lesath — that form the stinger. Dubbed...
July 30, 2016 - 7:50am
May 21, 2016
Science Rocks for third-graders on Ridgewater campus
WILLMAR - Kennedy and Roosevelt third-graders, about 300 in all, were on the Ridgewater College Willmar campus on Friday for Science Rocks. The...
May 21, 2016 - 8:07am
November 10, 2015
Scientists confirm phenomenon of rogue waves on Superior at time of Edmund Fitzgerald sinking
Scientists at the University of Wisconsin-Madison have confirmed the phenomenon of rogue waves on Lake Superior — waves double the size...
November 10, 2015 - 11:54am
October 30, 2015
Large asteroid to make close approach to Earth on Halloween
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - A large asteroid that scientists only discovered this month will make a relatively close approach to Earth on Saturday, astronomers say, providing one of the best opportunities in years to gather data about a passing space rock. The asteroid, estimated...
October 30, 2015 - 1:27pm
June 20, 2015
Meeker County 4-H’ers win Science of Ag contest
ST. PAUL — A Meeker County team is the first to win a 4-H Science of Agriculture competition that tested the team members’ ingenuity at solving...
June 20, 2015 - 12:25am
June 15, 2015
New 4-H program promotes STEM
SPICER — Sometimes cows can be pigs. Especially when they pull hay from a feeder, eat only some of it and stomp the rest into ground. That’s...
June 15, 2015 - 11:44pm