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Recycling bins from recycled materials: Kandiyohi County program creates wooden boxes to encourage recycling
Farm transition workshop set April 1 in Benson
Kodet promoted by Jennie-O
Records published March 28.
Crosby City Council members want embattled mayor to resign after arrest on four felonies
Twins coach tries to help Sano take the next step
Twins' Grossman says he'll be ready by Opening Day
Peterson says he's in 'no rush' to latch onto another NFL team
Wild's slump can be blamed on just about everyone
ND native who once made 2,750 free throws in a row dies at 94
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Keith L. Sorenson
Doris I. Rasmusson
Cleo J. Holtberg
David "Doc" Halliday
Farmers leading progress on buffer requirement
Pinke: Rally around rural communities
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Dave & Vivian Swanson
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