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Judge: Ariz. sheriff's office profiles Latinos, victimizes citizens
Video: All-female honor guard salutes WWII WAAC veteran from New London
Area cities hopeful for flood mitigation funds
Zoning amendment would increase garage door height for RV storage
279 run Robbins way , 14th race has record field
Prep softball: Just another family outing
Prep softball: Holdingford takes out Paynesville
Prep softball: ACGC eliminated from 5A-West
Prep track roundup: Cards’ Jackson 2nd in 200
Paddle Theatre takes audience on newly-chartered waters in Granite Falls, Minn.
Willmar artist Fred Cogelow named Woodcarver of the Year
Community artists provide support and venue for New London-Spicer, Minn., art students
New London, Minn., potter wins internationally
Paddle Theatre will take its audience on a river ride (video)
Council member Ahmann fails to sway votes on Willmar Council for policy to address business closings
Bids awarded for $2.1 million renovation of Rice Hospital medical imaging department
Renville, Minn., sugar co-op reports improving water quality compliance
Counties gain financial aid and get tax break with new legislation
Schmoll to step down as executive director of Safe Avenues in Willmar, Minn.
Plan to enjoy your child's graduation party
Schoer — Henkel
Tulibaski — Holwerda
Polzin — Peters
Johnson — Lu
Stanley G. Gatewood
LaVern "Bud" Lloyd Johnson Sr.
Linnea Hagman Sept. 21, 1917 - May 24, 2013
Audrey M. Nordquist
Karen Ann (Schennum) Rovente
Editorial: Report on city shows problems, challenges
Editorial: Be safe on this Memorial Weekend
Editorial: Wow is the word for new Viking stadium plan
Editorial: Good luck and safe fishing this weekend
Letter: Tribune editorial on Ahmann was naive
Carriers will take frozen meals on wheels to handful of county residents
WILLMAR -- There are some elderly or disabled residents who live so far off the beaten path in rural Kandiyohi County that volunteer drivers with the local meals-on-wheels program are...
news / local
Wed, Oct 07, 2009 - 12:00am
Unallotment of state funds will be felt in county family services dept.
WILLMAR -- The unallotment of state funds is hurting community partners, such as nursing homes and residential group homes, that provide services to Kandiyohi County Family Service clients. It's hoped...
news / local
Wed, Jul 08, 2009 - 12:00am
Jobs cut at Willmar youth mental health hospital
WILLMAR -- At least 18 full- or part-time positions were eliminated last week at the Child Adolescent Behavioral Health Services hospital in Willmar. The cuts follow a decline in patient...
news / local / region / state
Mon, Jul 06, 2009 - 12:00am
EXTRA Kandiyohi County social worker on paid administrative leave during investigation
WILLMAR -- A Kandiyohi County Social Worker continues to be on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of an investigation on allegations that he accepted a prescription pain pill from...
news / local
Tue, Jun 02, 2009 - 12:00am
Fire in the sky
news / local / region
Tue, May 05, 2009 - 12:00am
The service listing for May 2 Ardell C. Bjorge, 85, of Minneapolis. Service 11 a.m. today, Gustavus Adolphus Lutheran Church, Minneapolis. Washburn and McReavy Northeast Chapel, Minneapolis. Arnold K. Cobb,...
Sat, May 02, 2009 - 12:00am
Counties seek Pawlenty's support to redesign family services
WILLMAR -- Minnesota counties are not taking kindly to Gov. Tim Pawlenty's proposal to create 15 regional family service agencies to replace individual county departments. Kandiyohi County Family Services Director...
news / local / news
Thu, Mar 05, 2009 - 12:00am
Editorial: Family Services story is important
The Kandiyohi County Family Services Department is working to tell its story to the County Board and the public. This is a good step on behalf of the department and...
Sat, Feb 07, 2009 - 12:00am
Rice Hospital awards bids to relocate 3 departments for new cancer facility
WILLMAR -- Bids totaling nearly $395,000 were awarded Wednesday for relocating Rice Memorial Hospital's health information services department -- a move that will clear the way for starting construction on...
Thu, Jan 15, 2009 - 12:00am
Program expands services to veterans, military families in rural areas of Minnesota
WILLMAR -- A new program that expands services to Minnesota veterans and their families has been launched in rural Minnesota. It brings case management, outreach and followup to veterans and...
Sat, Jan 10, 2009 - 12:00am
Couple faces felony charges for taking relative's farm income
WILLMAR -- A Richfield couple made their first appearance Monday in Kandiyohi County District Court on felony charges for allegedly taking an elderly relative's farm rental income and not reporting...
Tue, Nov 25, 2008 - 12:00am
Joint venture between Rice Memorial Hospital and ACMC is living up to officials' expectations
WILLMAR -- As Willmar Medical Services approaches its first anniversary, the joint venture between Rice Memorial Hospital and Affiliated Community Medical Centers appears to be living up to expectations, officials...
local / community
Mon, Nov 24, 2008 - 12:00am
Doug Berg, 67, of Bozeman, Mont., formerly of Kandiyohi. Service pending. Harvey Anderson & Johnson Funeral Homes, Willmar. Henry A. Boehme, 62, of Fairmont, formerly of Willmar and Bird Island...
Mon, Nov 10, 2008 - 12:00am
The Rev. Herbert "Burnell" Baldwin, 87, of Litchfield. Service 11 a.m. today, First Lutheran Church, Litchfield. Hantge Chapel, Darwin. Rosella I. Becker, 87, of Montevideo. Service 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Salem...
Wed, Nov 05, 2008 - 12:00am
Bruce A. Brown, 55, of Milaca. Service 11 a.m. today, Hoplin-Hitchcock Funeral Home, Glenwood. Marie Clark, 89, of Madison. Service 2 p.m. today, Madison Lutheran Home. Zahrbock Funeral Home, Madison...
Thu, Oct 16, 2008 - 12:00am