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Driver, 34, flees Minn. troopers then shoots himself in car
A man wrestled a rattlesnake to show off. He was bitten in the face and nearly died.
Hospital employees removed after photos show them giving newborn babies middle finger, calling them 'mini Satans'
Buildings topple as 7.2 magnitude quake hits Mexico
A university president held a dinner for black students - and set the table with cotton stalks and collard greens
Local Roundup: Cardinals tennis team rolls by Marshall in straight sets
Schultz Column: Prep football by the numbers
Yankees closer comes in to shut down Twins in tight game
Wild captain Mikko Koivu re-ups with Wild for two years
Twins' Max Kepler after sitting again: 'I'm not scared to face lefties'
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Jimmy Kimmel mocks Sean Spicer to his face about that inauguration crowd size incident
'It's important to stand up to bullies': Actress Rebel Wilson wins record amount in defamation case
In loss for Netflix, 'Star Wars' and Marvel films will move to Disney's new streaming service
What's coming to Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime in September 2017
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Arts festival celebrates 20 years in Willmar
Fall Home Improvement 2017 now available online
LOST ITALIAN: Say goodbye to summer with two favorite flavors: grilled steaks and fresh tomatoes
Retired nuclear physicist from Park River makes, sells thousands of jars of chokecherry jelly for charity
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Sylvia M. Gunderson
Gerald "Jerry" Asche
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
Analysis: Running for Miss America now looks a lot like running for office
How reading can make you healthier and happier
Bygone staples and technology of the 1970s
Mystery plant has edible berries
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball is back in full force
WCT Sports Show: Week One Pigskin Picks
Partners of tiny Fargo firm say anti-Muslim tirade by employee made their lives miserable
March 10, 2016
Group offers grants for food projects in southwest Minnesota
MORRIS (Staff reports) — Seed grants are available for innovative ideas to support local foods in the region. The University of Minnesota’s Southwest Regional Sustainable Development Partnership is awarding grants to support projects that leverage active citizenship and create...
March 10, 2016 - 9:52pm
December 8, 2015
Perpich Center begins program for teacher training in region
GOLDEN VALLEY — The Perpich Center for Arts Education has expanded an arts integration program to southwest Minnesota. The program uses K-12 teacher professional development to develop collaborative arts integration efforts. The program provides professional development and funding...
December 8, 2015 - 8:29pm
July 31, 2012
Starbuck, MInn., man had 0.35 BAC, faces criminal vehicular charges for fatal crash
GLENWOOD -- Dana Allen Schoen, 38, of Starbuck, made his first court appearance Monday on three criminal vehicular homicide or operation charges for allegedly driving while impaired and causing a motor vehicle crash that killed 5 month old Drake Bigler Saturday evening in Pope County. According...
July 31, 2012 - 2:05pm
November 1, 2011
Southwest Minnesota finds itself a diversified and relevant manufacturing center
Renville County is known as a leader in agricultural production, but there is a different type of production that plays a big economic role here...
November 1, 2011 - 8:00am
May 14, 2011
Willmar to host emergency preparedness conference
WILLMAR -- Willmar will be the host next week for the annual conference of the Southwest Emergency Preparedness Team. The conference will take place Wednesday through Friday at the Holiday Inn and Willmar Conference Center and will include Dr. Edward Ehlinger, commissioner of the...
May 14, 2011 - 12:00am
March 17, 2011
Editorial: Regions continue population declines
March 17, 2011 - 8:29am
January 22, 2011
Say YES! to a head start in clean energy
It was for a practical reason that architect Andrew Bjur of Engan and Associates in Willmar put in the effort to add "LEED certified" to his...
January 22, 2011 - 9:30am
January 15, 2011
Wind chills below zero expected in southwest Minnesota
A hazardous weather outlook has been issued for southeast South Dakota and southwest Minnesota. During Saturday and Saturday evening, northwest winds of 10 to 20 mph will create wind chills of zero to 15 below across the area, according to the National Weather Service. The winds...
January 15, 2011 - 9:49am
November 26, 2010
Thanksgiving in a hole
November 26, 2010 - 12:00am
November 17, 2010
Willmar home destroyed by fire, caused by wood stove
WILLMAR -- An improperly installed wood-burning stove caused the fire that destroyed a southwest Willmar home Tuesday evening. According to...
November 17, 2010 - 11:42am
September 24, 2010
Worthington: Floods strike southwest Minnesota counties
WORTHINGTON -- The remnants of a tropical storm helped make rainfall records across southwest Minnesota Thursday, fueling floods and wreaking...
September 24, 2010 - 9:19am
September 10, 2010
Home destroyed by fire
WILLMAR -- A home in southwest Willmar was destroyed Thursday morning by a fire that started from an unattended candle, according to Fire Chief...
September 10, 2010 - 12:00am
June 11, 2010
Photo gallery 1 of Willmar street flooding Friday morning
Here is a photo gallery set #1 of the street flooding at 10th Street and Kandiyohi Avenue Southwest in Willmar Friday morning.
June 11, 2010 - 10:08am
Thunder storm rainfall once again floods southwest Willmar streets
A slow-moving thunderstorm rolled across Kandiyohi County about 6:30 a.m.
June 11, 2010 - 9:13am
April 28, 2010
Willmar crews respond to rail fire
April 28, 2010 - 12:00am