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Two arrested in Litchfield, had stolen items from across region
MnDOT seeks public participation for Statewide Bicycle System Plan
Failure in rotor hub stalls south wind turbine
MPCA completes 60 enforcement cases in quarter
Man gets stayed prison, long probation for criminal sexual conduct
NASCAR: Part-time anchorman Kenseth has his eye on Richmond victory
Prep Track: Willmar boys first, Card girls second at Rocori Invitational
NHL Playoffs: Wild’s Cooke suspended for seven games
The Insider: Jackson, Knicks owner already clashing
MLB: Colabello’s big night leads Twins to win in extra innings
Paul McCartney to play Fargo on July 12 and Minneapolis on August 2
Stephen Colbert named to takeover 'Late Show' on CBS
4-part harmony on stage Saturday at WEAC in Willmar, Minn.
Bemidji featured as FX posts first seven minutes of 'Fargo' series
Mickey Rooney, versatile actor and master showman, dies At 93
Best Western Plus opening marks end of 3rd phase of reconstruction
Family Dollar to cuts jobs, plans to close about 350 stores
Green Mill reopens after extensive remodel
BlackBerry severs sales ties with T-Mobile
Nominatinations sought for B2B’s ‘5 Over 40’ issue in west central Minnesota
Genevieve Margaret Niklaus
Dale Herman Weilage
Helen M. Person
Hanley S. Reigstad
Jerry A. Bengtson
Pahl — Odens
For area Magic: The Gathering fans, it’s more than just a game
Twitter rolls out new look to user profile pages
Motorcycle safety: Training key to saving lives this riding season
Valle — Steinhaus
Cartoon by Joe Heller
Editorial: It’s time to get weather prepared
Letter: Do we need ‘placemaking’?
Letter: The stigma of mental illness
Midwest Opinion: Wind farm reclamation deserves consideration
December 9, 2010
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