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Records published Aug. 31
Dayton wants Minnesotans to take clean water pledge
Does Dayton talk to farmers enough?
KRA fined for Willmar fireworks incident
Willmar convenience store robbery suspect pleads not guilty
Willmar offense comes alive in second half, downs Eagles
Cards fall to Rocori
Willmar loses early lead in loss to Marshall
Cardinals open season with shutout loss
Updated: Bridgewater out for season with dislocated knee, torn ACL
Comedy legend Gene Wilder dead at 83
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
Box office: 'Don't Breathe' Scares Up $26.1 million as hot summer for horror continues
Milestones launching in September
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
Charles "Chuck" Green
Victoria "Vicki" Lee
Steven Warren Sachs
Letter: Day of reckoning is near
Letter: Governor should call special session
Marcus: Obliging a donor is not necessarily criminal
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
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