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Records published Aug. 26
Two Kandiyohi County churches close their doors this weekend
He's un-fur-gettable: Minnesota State Fair mascot dishes on staying cool, big huggers and Goldy ties
Hundreds challenge human pyramid limits at Indian Hindu festival
Assange says WikiLeaks to release 'significant' Clinton campaign data
BKMS tennis team runs record to 6-0
Bridgewater calms concerns about sore shoulder
Cabrera leads Tigers past Twins, 9-4
Willmar tennis opens season with sweep
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Study finds 50 children per day nationwide injured in stroller, carrier accidents
10 tips to avoid summer sabotage of diet, exercise
Reader News: A five-generation photo
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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
Paul J. Willems
Connie Lee Ulferts (Key Carelli)
Carol J. Hansen
Trump's new evolving immigration plan is no 'flip-flop'
Populism Even Republicans Can Get Behind
Commentary: A nice column about Donald Trump
Cartoon by Chris Britt
National Guard soldiers returning to Willmar on Saturday after 10-month deployment
August 4, 2016
Fans soak in first sporting event in US Bank Stadium on steamy summer night
MINNEAPOLIS—It had all the makings of a typical fall Sunday in U.S. Bank Stadium: a raucous crowd. Top-tier teams battling on the turf....
August 4, 2016 - 11:05pm
July 22, 2016
Roundup: Willmar 17-U soccer to play for state title
COON RAPIDS—he Willmar Soccer Association 17-U team will play for a Competition Level 3 state championship after defeating Eagan 6-1 on Thursday in the semifinals in Coon Rapids. Jesus Nevarez and Marcos Nino both scored three goals against Eagan. Willmar takes on Coon Rapids...
July 22, 2016 - 12:10am
July 19, 2016
Willmar 16-U soccer team step closer to state title game
COON RAPIDS—The Willmar Soccer Association 16-U boys soccer team is a step away from playing for a state championship after a 3-2 win over Shakopee on Tuesday in the six-team Competition Level 2 state tournament. Sergio Moreno scored all three goals for Willmar, which trailed...
July 19, 2016 - 11:17pm
July 13, 2016
Willmar 16-U boys soccer team advances to state tournament
WILLMAR—The Willmar Soccer Association 16-U boys soccer team defeated Eden Prairie 2-1 in a shootout on Wednesday in Chaska to secure the...
July 13, 2016 - 11:27pm
June 21, 2016
Messi, Argentina trounce USA in Copa semifinals
Gonzalo Higuain scored twice, Lionel Messi added his team-leading fifth goal and had two assists and Argentina routed the United States 4-0 in...
June 21, 2016 - 11:37pm
June 2, 2016
Roosevelt teachers finally take a game from Stingers
WILLMAR — Years of struggle finally gave way to a victory Thursday morning for the teachers of Roosevelt Elementary School in Willmar. The...
June 2, 2016 - 11:22pm
March 31, 2016
Minnesota Opinion: Welcome back, to big-league soccer
No, another professional sports team is looking to build another swanky new stadium, and here they come to the Minnesota Legislature.
March 31, 2016 - 12:00am
February 20, 2016
No bad alleys’ in soccer site plan
ST. PAUL -- When Minnesota United begins play at a 20,000-seat professional soccer stadium in St. Paul’s Midway in 2018, two park-sized plots...
February 20, 2016 - 12:05am
February 18, 2016
United may play at TCF Bank Stadium
ST. PAUL — If Minnesota United FC were to join Major League Soccer in 2017, as desired, the team is leaning toward playing home games at the University of Minnesota’s TCF Bank Stadium, a source said Wednesday. Although MLS has yet to make a decision on whether United will join...
February 18, 2016 - 11:38pm
October 15, 2015
Boys soccer: Cards roll into semis
WILLMAR — David Gomez scored four goals and the Willmar Cardinals won their Section 6A quarterfinal game against Southwest Christian 6-1 on...
October 15, 2015 - 11:09pm
October 14, 2015
Video: Boys soccer: Cards sail into 2nd round
WILLMAR — The Willmar boys soccer team eased into the second round but they certainly expended some energy scoring goals in a 15-0 victory...
October 14, 2015 - 12:00am
October 13, 2015
Girls Soccer: Cards' season ends after falling into OT to Delano
DELANO — The No. 4-seeded Delano Tigers scored with 15 seconds left in the first overtime period to fight off Willmar’s upset bid and collect a 2-1 win in the opening round of the Section 6A playoffs on Tuesday. Willmar, the No. 13 seed, tallied the match’s first goal when...
October 13, 2015 - 11:20pm
October 9, 2015
Prep soccer roundup: Gomez’ four goals lead Cards
SAUK RAPIDS — David Gomez scored four goals and the Willmar Cardinals won their final regular-season match 6-1 over Sauk Rapids on Friday. Gomez scored 15 minutes into the match, tying it up 1-1, 2 minutes after Sauk Rapids had scored on a penalty kick. The Cardinals took the...
October 9, 2015 - 11:35pm
October 6, 2015
Boys soccer: Cardinals dull Sabres
WILLMAR — The Willmar Cardinals handed Sartell its first loss since its second game of the season, beating the Sabres 2-1 on Tuesday at the...
October 6, 2015 - 11:11pm
October 1, 2015
Girls Soccer: Cards beat SC Apollo for 1st time
WILLMAR — It was quite the Senior Night for the Willmar Cardinals on Thursday. Senior midfielder Morgan Glup scored with three minutes left in regulation to break a 2-2 tie and give Willmar its first-ever win over St. Cloud Apollo as the Cardinals posted a 3-2 win in Central...
October 1, 2015 - 11:50pm