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FBI agent from Minnesota who tracked down Versace serial killer dies at 71
$1 billion, bipartisan Minnesota bonding bill for mostly construction projects ready to go
Minnesota city police say they shot armed man on disc golf course
Officer asks 16-year-old robbery suspect if he knows person in surveillance photo. 'That's me,' he says, then gets arrested
Man who shot, wounded officer while on 6-day meth binge gets 20 years
NFL eases celebration rules. One player already planning a TD party
Murphy: Michael Floyd the fresh face of old news at Vikings camp
Twins tighten grip on first place, sweep Orioles
WCT Sports Show: Softball playoff predictions
WCT Sports Show: BOLD, NLS among baseball hopefuls
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Vinyls unveiled for traffic signal boxes in Willmar
Marilyn Ruth Rusthoven
Dr. Richard Clausen
Alpha G. Finden
Parents of slain DNC staffer: Stop politicizing our son's murder
Port: Democrats already running campaign commercials on behalf of Heidi Heitkamp
Harrop: 'Bro Culture' companies may do poorly by being bad
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Midwest Opinion: Local youth sports can help fight drug abuse
May 5, 2009
Vote now for teen-produced traffic safety TV spots
ST. PAUL -- Students from Willmar Senior High School have produced a television commercial for the 2009 Buckle Up, Teens TV Commercial Contest. The public can log in to view and vote for their favorite spot between now and May 18 at www.rockthebelt.org.
May 5, 2009 - 2:00pm
May 4, 2009
Willmar Prom 2009 photo collection
A photo video from "An Evening of Enchantment," Willmar Junior-Senior Prom 2009, Willmar, Minn. You can submit your JPG photos from west central...
May 4, 2009 - 12:04am
May 3, 2009
Video: Video: Willmar Jr.-Sr. Prom 2009
A photo collection from "An Evening of Enchantment," Willmar Junior-Senior Prom 2009, Willmar, Minn.
May 3, 2009 - 8:54pm
May 2, 2009
May 2, 2009 - 12:00am
March 28, 2009
Woman faces theft charges after she allegedly racked up more than $40,000 on local business' credit card
WILLMAR -- A 40-year-old Pennock woman made her first court appearance Thursday on charges that she allegedly charged more than $40,000 for personal...
March 28, 2009 - 12:00am
March 14, 2009
Rural seniors could be hit harder by budget cuts
FERGUS FALLS -- Muriel Peterson is just shy of her 90th birthday, but you'd never know it as she settles into a comfortable chair in a sunny...
March 14, 2009 - 12:00am
February 16, 2009
ACMC to host fitness classes for seniors
WILLMAR -- A new fitness program for seniors is being offered for six weeks, starting this week, by Affiliated Community Medical Centers at the Skylark Mall. Sessions will be held on Thursdays, Feb. 19 through March 26, from 9 to 10 a.m. Each session includes health education and...
February 16, 2009 - 12:00am
February 4, 2009
Getting into character
February 4, 2009 - 12:00am
January 27, 2009
Willmar school officials proposed closing two schools, realigning grades in four others
WILLMAR -- Closing buildings, moving programs and grades to other schools and increasing caseloads in special education programs are all on the list of possible budget cuts for the Will-mar School District. The School Board will make final decisions on which cuts to implement in...
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am
January 24, 2009
Community Center gets a new name
Older baby boomers may think they're too young to participate in "senior citizen'' programs. The Willmar Community Center hopes to change that perception. The center, formerly known as Willmar Area Senior Citizens Community Center, has changed its name and is reaching out to the...
January 24, 2009 - 12:00am
December 9, 2008
Facing $1.6M in cuts, Willmar drops high school French program
WILLMAR -- The French program will be dropped from the Willmar Senior High schedule after this school year. The Willmar School Board approved the change at its meeting Monday. It's the first of numerous budget reductions the board expects to adopt before the school year ends. The...
December 9, 2008 - 12:00am
December 1, 2008
Students and teachers nervous about math test
WILLMAR -- Their heads nodded in unison. Yes, the high school juniors know about the math test they must take in April. And no, they don't think...
December 1, 2008 - 12:00am
November 6, 2008
"Beauty and the Beast' opens at high school
"Beauty and the Beast" opens at 7 p.m. today at the Willmar Senior High School. The production will run through Sunday, with 7 p.m. performances today through Saturday and matinee performances at 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. at the high school theater. Tickets, $6 for adults and $3...
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am
November 1, 2008
City Council to consider changing name of Senior Citizens Center
WILLMAR -- The name of the Willmar Area Senior Citizens Center would be changed to Willmar Community Center if the City Council approves a Public Works/Safety Committee recommendation. The recommendation will be considered by the council during the regular meeting at 7 p.m. Monday...
November 1, 2008 - 12:00am
October 9, 2008
Willmar Public Schools Foundation OKs grants for literacy programs at Kennedy and junior high
WILLMAR -- The Willmar Public Schools Foundation has agreed to help fund two literacy programs in Willmar schools. The board met Wednesday and approved a $1,000 grant for the Accelerated Reader program at Kennedy Elementary and $3,000 for a family literacy program at Willmar Junior...
October 9, 2008 - 12:00am