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Evensons crowned as Willmar Fests' ambassadors
Minn. State Fair offers more than 20 new attractions
Minn. farmer finds rare meteorite in his fields
House to vote on cuts to crop insurance
Senators closing in on border security compromise
Blackhawks beat Bruins 6-5 in OT, tie series 2-2
Prep sports: Larson, Phillips, Picht, Meyer earn WCC MVP honors
Morneau, Twins top White Sox
Stingers bring out the Ar-Tillery
Actor James Gandolfini, 51, dies of cardiac arrest
Studio Hop begins tonight in Willmar, Spicer, New London, Minn., area
Encore! NBA crowd roars for 11-year-old mariachi singer (video)
Attorney: Michael Jackson's daughter hospitalized but is OK
Chimp's pics sell for $76,000 at London auction
New farmers market opens in Willmar, Minn.
Willmar, Minn., City Council puts temporary cork in taproom licensing proposal
Business2Business: Changes bring new opportunities in west central Minnesota
Chrysler agrees to recall of Jeeps at risk of fire
Chrysler expected to formally refuse Jeep recall
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Karen A. Hanson Oct. 13, 1946 - June 19, 2013
Cheryl Mae Nelson Sept. 23, 1947 - June 18, 2013
Jane E. Kost May 8, 1929 - May 30, 2013
John M. Thorstad June 9, 1949 - June 17, 2013
Virginia D. Erickson
Editorial: Mayor Yanish is not being open with Willmar about his Secret 8 meetings
Editorial: Arnold’s starts another recovery
Letter: Give credit where it’s due
Editorial: Willmar iPad plan has great first year
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
Blind man stranded by snow-blocked sidewalk near Willmar Wal-Mart
WILLMAR -- A snowdrift that blocked a sidewalk near Willmar's Super Wal-Mart store left a blind man and his guide dog stranded on New Year's Day. According to Willmar police,...
Sat, Jan 03, 2009 - 12:00am
Snow plow, sugar beet truck collide near BNSF train crossing in rural Breckenridge
BRECKENRIDGE, Minn. - A collision between a snow plow and a sugar beet truck this morning has stopped train traffic south of here. The State Patrol and the Wilkin County...
news / state
Fri, Jan 02, 2009 - 6:00am
Polk County snow remover rides loader to bottom of Red Lake River
Mike Raymond figured he was doing the city and his fellow ice fisherpeople a favor in the dark morning hours Monday when he wheeled the county's big John Deere 544...
news / state
Tue, Dec 30, 2008 - 3:00pm
Letter: Save money on snow plowing
Although we really like having nice clean-from-snow and safe roads, it seems to me, that during this time of shrinking funds, it is a waste of dollars to have more...
Tue, Dec 30, 2008 - 12:00am
Weekend snowstorms cost thousands of dollars in overtime pay
WILLMAR -- Weekend snowstorms can be fun for kids, skiers and snowmobilers, but time-consuming for public works departments and expensive for taxpayers. Just about every snowstorm that's hit this year...
Fri, Dec 26, 2008 - 12:00am
Snow emergency declared for Willmar's business district through 5 a.m. today
WILLMAR -- The City of Willmar Public Works Department declared a snow emergency in the central business district from 1 to 5 a.m. today. The area affected is bounded by...
Wed, Dec 24, 2008 - 12:00am
City declares downtown snow emergency for Wednesday morning
City declares downtown snow emergency for Wednesday WILLMAR -- The City of Willmar Public Works Department is declaring a snow emergency in the central business district from 1 to 5...
Tue, Dec 23, 2008 - 11:35am
City snow plow operator sees green amidst the white
WILLMAR -- Curt Hein pushed tons of hard-packed snow over the weekend in his job as a snow plow operator for the City of Willmar. He also pushed one vehicle...
Tue, Dec 23, 2008 - 12:00am
Willmar digs out
news / local / region
Mon, Dec 22, 2008 - 12:00am
Snow emergency was declared this morning in Willmar
WILLMAR -- The Willmar Public Works Department Monday declared a snow emergency in the city's central business district, which ran from 1 to 5 a.m. earlier today. Any vehicles left...
news / local
Tue, Dec 16, 2008 - 5:00am
Willmar declares snow emergency for early Tuesday morning in the central business district
The Willmar Public Works Department today declared a snow emergency in the city's central business district scheduled to start at 1 a.m. Tuesday. Willmar's central business district includes from First...
news / local
Mon, Dec 15, 2008 - 5:00pm
Blizzard watch issued for western Minnesota on Sunday
Blowing and drifting snow will make travel treacherous Sunday in west central Minnesota. Parts of far western Minnesota are in a blizzard watch from Sunday morning through late Sunday night,...
Fri, Dec 12, 2008 - 8:15am
Willmar declares snow emergency for early Wednesday morning in the central business district
The Willmar Public Works Department today declared a snow emergency in the city's central business district scheduled to start at 1 a.m. Wednesday. Willmar's central business district includes from First...
news / local
Tue, Dec 09, 2008 - 12:00pm
Snow continues to fall, travel conditions fair in central Minnesota
WILLMAR -- Snow continues to fall tonight across central Minnesota and is forecast to continue through 9:30 p.m. According to the latest statement from the National Weather Service, the snow...
Mon, Dec 08, 2008 - 8:15pm
Weather Service forecasts heavy snow over parts of Minnesota
WILLMAR -- Light snow is falling in Willmar, and the National Weather Service just issued a winter weather advisory of significant snowfall today and tonight. The snow will expand across...
Mon, Dec 08, 2008 - 2:00pm