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Former Willmar man pleads not guilty to rape of teenager
MnDOT invites public to open house on Willmar wye project
Planning gets underway for complex reconstruction of County Road 5
History made as Clinton secures Democratic White House nomination
Man robbed outside Zorbaz by two men on skateboards
NFL Notebook: Gordon reinstated, then suffers injury
Roundup: Raymond tunes up for 11C playoffs with win over Marshall
Stingers keep hot streak going
Willmar rides pitching to VFW playoff win
Fighting injuries, Vikings OL Loadholt plans to retire
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Audrey O. Forkrud
Stanley A. Nelson
Chris "Doc" Nissen
Charles "Jim" Syverson
Will: The path ahead for Hillary Clinton
Commentary: For Trump to Lose, GOP must let Clinton win
Commentary: Trump: Seeking victory through fear
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
May 17, 2012
Chord-Ayres to be inducted into Minn. Music Hall of Fame
NEW ULM -- The Chord-Ayres will be inducted into the Minnesota Music Hall of Fame in November. The music group from the Milan, Appleton, Correll, Granite Falls, Madison, Dawson, Boyd and Montevideo areas will be among the 2012 inductees. The other inductees are Leonard "Skeets"...
May 17, 2012 - 12:00pm
April 26, 2012
Date-night movies take over
'The Lucky One' Yet another adaptation of a Nicholas Sparks novel, so you know exactly what you're getting walking into this thing. It's predictable...
April 26, 2012 - 9:05am
Box office: 'Think Like a Man' muscles in at No. 1
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The date-night movies "Think Like a Man" and "The Lucky One" finally have knocked "The Hunger Games" off its No. 1 box-office...
April 26, 2012 - 8:59am
April 19, 2012
Barbershop spring show is Saturday in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- The West Central Connection Chorus presents its annual spring show at 4 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday at WEAC in Willmar. Guest performers include the Great Northern Union Chorus, the Benson Family Singers, and the Sound Image Quartet. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the...
April 19, 2012 - 12:26am
Celebrating a rural landscape
Life presents some difficult choices. Do not pity Luanne Fondell for having to make these. She helped select nearly 70 different artworks...
April 19, 2012 - 12:21am
April 12, 2012
'Born Yesterday' comedy opens tonight at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- The Barn Theatre presents "Born Yesterday" at 7:30 p.m. tonight through Saturday and April 19-21 with 2:30 p.m. matinees on Sunday...
April 12, 2012 - 11:45am
April 5, 2012
Now showing: 'Titanic' in 3-D
There was a time when James Cameron's career looked as though it might join Titanic, down in the lower depths. Before he became king of the...
April 5, 2012 - 6:01am
March 29, 2012
Young musician visits three Willmar, Minn., schools
Not many kids in rural Minnesota can say they've been in the same room as a Stradivarius violin, much less heard it played by a person who seems...
March 29, 2012 - 12:01am
March 1, 2012
Willmar, Minn., Middle School musical 'Mulan Jr.' opens tonight (video)
The Willmar Middle School presents the musical "Disney's Mulan Jr." at 7 p.m. tonight through Saturday and at 1 p.m.
March 1, 2012 - 10:12am
February 23, 2012
Figure skaters perform this weekend in Willmar, Minn.
The Diamond Edge figure skaters present "SK8 Radio" at 7 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday at the Willmar Civic Center. The annual figure skating...
February 23, 2012 - 9:52am
February 16, 2012
West Central Singers of Willmar, Minn., to perform at Carnegie Hall
Members of the West Central Singers -- based in Willmar -- are packing their bags today for a trip to New York City, where they'll be singing...
February 16, 2012 - 9:16am
January 12, 2012
Library exhibit in Willmar, Minn., invites discussion on Lincoln, Civil War
The Gettysburg Address is less than 300 words in length. It can be recited in under two minutes. But Abraham Lincoln was wrong when he said in...
January 12, 2012 - 12:15am
December 22, 2011
Willmar, Minn., area light displays spread holiday cheer
Sparkling icicle lights. Candy cane walkways. Multicolored lights strung on trees. Twinkling snowflakes in windows. If you're driving around...
December 22, 2011 - 12:49am
December 15, 2011
Opening of kiln coincides with ARThouse event in New London, Minn.
NEW LONDON - People are invited to view the opening of Bill Gossman's kiln, beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday at his studio, located at 313 First Ave. S.E., in New London. The event coincides with an artist reception that night for Sean Connaughty at the ARThouse, located a few blocks...
December 15, 2011 - 12:18am
Contents of new three-chamber wood-fired kiln to be unveiled Saturday in New London, Minn.
NEW LONDON - A unique three-chambered wood-fired kiln that was expanded this summer in New London with the help of state Legacy funds got its...
December 15, 2011 - 12:17am