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Kids shop with cops to find Christmas gifts for family
Storm pushes up U.S. East Coast after deep freeze in the South
Willmar School Board to select new member Monday
USDA program connects school cafeterias with local farmers
Willmar city budget passes but mayor refuses to sign in protest
NFL Roundup: 49ers tighten West race with win over Seahawks
Boys hockey roundup
College wrestling: Warriors’ Sutlief, Meyer shine at Dragons Open
Girls hockey roundup
Boys basketball: Willmar’s 55-point 2nd half decks Hutchinson
‘Nuncrackers’ opens tonight at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minn.
‘Come, Lord Jesus’ theme of Calvary’s Advent Festival this year
Taylor Swift sweeps top prize at American Music Awards
'Lend Me A Tenor': Comedy production on stage through Saturday at Ridgewater College in Willmar, Minn.
Auto sales rise in November, boosted by discounts
Chrysler's November sales rise 16 percent, top expectations
Earlier-than-usual online deals to steal Cyber Monday thunder
Spam, Skippy give boost to Hormel's 4Q results
Fiat says no Chrysler IPO in 2013
Torison — Severson
Warm the Children just past halfway point
Ide — Schroeder
Hanson — Petersen
Schack — Malkuch
Leona B. Freilinger
Loretta M. Jacobson
Shirley I Bjork
Hats Off from Redeemer
Letter: Did anyone go outside except to shop over holiday weekend?
Letter: Perhaps EDC board member wishes to live in metro area
Letter: Praise for Willmar mayor, council protecting tax dollars
Letter: Get to know Mayor Yanish (link fixed)
Ridgewater's Kampsen signs with St. Cloud State
Shane Kampsen, a first-team All-America catcher at Ridgewater College, signed a letter of intent during the early signing period to play for St. Cloud State University starting in the fall of 2011. Kampsen, a Paynesville graduate, was selected as the MCAC Player of the Year after...
sports / college / Ridgewater
December 9, 2010 - 12:00am
July 20, 2010
Kampsen is first team All-American
Ridgewater's Shane Kampsen has been named a first team All-American. Kampsen won the national batting crown by 30 points, finishing with a .530 average. His 63 RBI were third in the nation. He was also second in the country in on-base percentage. Ridgewater's Matt Christensen and...
sports / college / Ridgewater
July 20, 2010 - 12:00am
May 10, 2010
Bids approved for Hotel Atwater renovation
ATWATER -- After years of debate it appears renovations will begin this year on the historic Hotel Atwater. At its meeting Wednesday, the City...
news / local
May 10, 2010 - 12:00am
April 2, 2010
Family Practice nurse practitioner to begin seeing patients in small town
A small town's desire to provide health care for its residents, especially its elders, has resulted in a new relationship with a medical provider...
news / local
April 2, 2010 - 12:00am
January 20, 2009
Local residents travel to capitol to get up-close look at history in the making
Kristen Lundquist started watching the career of Barack Obama in 2004. The Willmar native will follow it one more step today when she attends Obama's inauguration as president of the United States. Lundquist said she will be thrilled to witness such a moment in history. For Shane...
local / news
January 20, 2009 - 12:00am
October 11, 2008
Maurice -- Fitzner
Kayla Marie Maurice and Shane Todd Fitzner were united in marriage Aug. 2 at First Lutheran Church in Renville. The bride is the daughter of Bruce and LeAnn Maurice of Danube. The groom is the son of Todd and Lisa Fitzner of Renville. Attendants were Kate Jones, Trista Roering,...
October 11, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Grant for Hotel Atwater renovation preliminary OK
ATWATER -- A $90,000 matching grant that would help fund renovations at the historic Hotel Atwater was given preliminary approval Thursday by the Minnesota Historical Society. Final approval could come at the end of the month. Atwater City Councilmen Shane Hagstrom and Mark Olson...
local / state / region
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
September 6, 2008
Christensen -- Hansen
Heather Christensen and Shane Hansen, both of Willmar, are engaged to be married Sept. 13 in Spicer. Christensen is the daughter of Doug and Nancy Christensen of Spicer. She graduated from the Minnesota School of Business. She is employed as a certified medical assistant by Affiliated...
September 6, 2008 - 12:00am