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Trump to sign order on Tuesday easing energy regulations
Lake Superior lighthouse to be restored
Faith, forgiveness help Minnesota parents deal with daughter's death at hands of drunk driver
Zoo in Minnesota to raise two more rare snow leopards
Girls on flight to Minneapolis barred for wearing leggings without dresses
Inspired by grandfather, Taylor Rogers just keeps taking the ball for Minnesota Twins
NCAA Tournament: Maye lifts Tar Heels to Final Four
Among fresh faces, Tar Heels make it to Final Four in win over Kentucky
South Carolina defeats Florida for first Final Four berth
Wild play better as they pick up point, but Red Wings win in OT
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
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'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
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Planning the spring garden calendar
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Commentary: Minnesota needs transportation investment
Dave & Vivian Swanson
February 20, 2012
Two of 3 skiers killed in Washington avalanche identified
STEVENS PASS, Wash. (AP) -- Well-equipped and familiar with the terrain, about a dozen expert skiers were making their way through a foot-and-a half of fresh snow when an avalanche hit them in an out-of-bounds area near a popular Washington ski resort. Three men were killed Sunday...
February 20, 2012 - 11:29am
February 10, 2012
Nordic Skiing: Card boys 11th, girls 12th
Section 2 meet Thursday at Golden Valley Theodore Wirth Park Boys Results TEAM SCORING -- (1) Minnetonka 389* (2) Eden Prairie 380 (3) Elk River/Zimmerman 325 (4) Mound Westonka 320 (5) Orono 302 (6) Maple Grove 273 (7) Wayzata 370 (8) Holy Family 265 (9) Chanhassen 242 (10)...
February 10, 2012 - 12:22am
January 21, 2012
January 21, 2012 - 12:00am
December 30, 2011
No surprise! Nordic cancels two meets
The mild December weather has again reduced the nordic schedule. Willmar has dropped out of today's meet at Brainerd. It has been moved to Mt. Itasca, deemed too far to travel in a day. Also, Mora has canceled its meet on Tuesday.
December 30, 2011 - 1:03am
January 25, 2011
Cross Country ski intro at Eagle Creek
An introduction to cross country skiing will be held from 3-5 p.m. Feb. 5 at Eagle Creek Golf Club, sponsored by the Willmar Nordic Ski Club, the Willmar High School Nordic Ski team and Willmar Community Ed &?Rec. Equipment, instruction and refreshments are available at no charge. To...
January 25, 2011 - 12:00am
December 21, 2010
Tuesday's Area Schedule
Boys Basketball WEST CENTRAL SOUTH BOLD at Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City, 7:30 p.m. Benson at Yellow Medicine East, 7:30 p.m. Morris/Chokio-Alberta at Lac qui Parle Valley, 7:30 p.m. Paynesville at Montevideo, 7:30 p.m. WEST CENTRAL NORTH New London-Spicer at Melrose, 7:30 p.m. CAMDEN Lakeview...
December 21, 2010 - 12:01am
December 14, 2010
Six Cardinals events scheduled today
It's a busy day for Willmar student-athletes with six teams in action today. At home, the girls basketball team hosts Sauk Rapids and the girls hockey team welcomes River Lakes. On the road, the boys basketball teams is at Fergus Falls, the boys hockey team travels to Paynesville...
December 14, 2010 - 12:00am
December 7, 2010
Willmar girls, Nordic ski teams in action
The Willmar girls basketball and hockey teams will be at home today and the Nordic ski team will be on the road. The Cardinals will host Fergus Falls in a Central Lakes Conference basketball game at 7:30 p.m. The hockey team entertains Sartell/Sauk Rapids at 7 p.m. The Nordic ski...
December 7, 2010 - 12:00am
November 9, 2010
Winter Fitness Expo is Monday
A Winter Fitness Expo will be held from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 15 at Calvary Lutheran Church in Willmar. Local businesses and organizations will be on hand with displays and information about exercise programs and equipment. The event is being held in conjunction with the annual...
November 9, 2010 - 12:00am
February 16, 2010
Hitting the trails
February 16, 2010 - 12:00am
December 7, 2009
Ski team will feel pinch of new park fee
NEW LONDON -- Private organizations that use New London's city parks to make money will have to pay a new fee in 2010. A $25 fee will be charged for each day after 30 days of permitted use under the ordinance. The provision will primarily affect the Little Crow Ski Team, which uses...
December 7, 2009 - 12:00am
New London approved levy increase but property taxes will drop for many
NEW LONDON -- On a 3-2 vote Wednesday, the New London City Council approved a 10.7 percent levy increase for 2010, but also approved a zero increase in the tax rate. For those homeowners whose property values stayed the same, that will mean a zero increase in city taxes, said City...
December 7, 2009 - 12:00am
New London considers ordinance to charge for extended park usage
NEW LONDON -- Private organizations that use New London's public parks to make a profit may be charged a fee in the future to use those facilities. A...
November 7, 2009 - 12:00am
June 29, 2009
Aiming for a natural solution
NEW LONDON -- Two of New London's biggest attractions have a conflict. The Middle Fork Crow River Watershed District believes it has the natural...
June 29, 2009 - 12:00am
Letter: Take back New London park
The New London City Council should cancel the 2009 park permit for the Little Crow Ski Team. Free use of Near Park is from May 15 to Aug. 31. This allows use of the park from 4 p.m. to dusk. Little Crow Ski Team occupies the park all year with their docks, ramps, cement, asphalt,...
April 29, 2009 - 12:00am