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Student's leg amputated after teacher slammed him to floor, lawyer says
Some Minn. farmers worry as trade deals take a hit in presidential race
Poor exercise habits may follow teens into adulthood
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Wild stay unbeaten at home, trip up Maple Leafs
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'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
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Jim Vossen letter: Viable solutions for MNsure
Corrine Nelson letter: Help the U.S. rise from its decay
Tomi Pirrotta letter: Why this voter is with Dave
Jim Van Der Pol letter: Falk supports public education
Mark McNally letter: Westrom is a friend of education
Tomi Pirrotta letter: Why this voter is with Dave
I have known Dave Baker for a long time. I just felt I needed to write a letter to the editor to show my support for a person that I think is...
7 hours 50 min ago
October 19, 2016
Richard Lindahl letter: Democrats need our support
Not everybody likes to pay taxes. Dave Baker and the Republicans want to lower everybody's taxes. Sounds good, doesn't it? But is it? Think...
October 19, 2016 - 12:14pm
October 18, 2016
Pledging to be the good guy
NEW LONDON — Lunch was over and there was a blur of orange T-shirts, dresses, hoodies and headbands as students crowded around a banner...
October 18, 2016 - 11:50pm
October 17, 2016
Seven NLS candidates vie for three spots on school board
NEW LONDON — Seven candidates vying for three spots on the New London-Spicer School Board participated in a one-hour forum last week. The...
October 17, 2016 - 5:00am
Alec Olson letter: Defeat of Trump isn't enough
First things first: Follow the old adage and take a deep breath. Now I want you to consider with me that our current political turmoil affords us the opportunity to review our determination to remain true to the principles of our Constitution that has survived challenges even larger...
October 17, 2016 - 1:19am
Records for Oct. 17
This is the records summary for Oct. 17. Arrests WILLMAR — A 49-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence...
October 17, 2016 - 12:39am
October 12, 2016
A taxing decision: Three local cities seek approval of local option sales tax
WILLMAR — Residents from three Kandiyohi County communities will vote Nov. 8 whether or not to implement a 0.5 percent local option sales...
October 12, 2016 - 10:33pm
October 11, 2016
NLS approves tax abatement for hotel, event center project
NEW LONDON — Following a public hearing Monday night that garnered no negative comments, the New London-Spicer School Board unanimously...
October 11, 2016 - 9:00pm
Spicer fire melts two vehicles
SPICER -- Two cars were totaled Tuesday from a vehicle fire on the 6400 block of 132nd Avenue Northeast in Spicer. According to Spicer Fire Chief...
October 11, 2016 - 6:53pm
October 7, 2016
Spicer man dies, three weeks after serious motorcycle crash
LITCHFIELD -- A Spicer man has died from serious injuries sustained in a Meeker County motorcycle crash three weeks ago, the Meeker County Sheriff's...
October 7, 2016 - 5:51pm
October 5, 2016
Forum set Monday for NLS board candidates
NEW LONDON — Seven candidates vying for three spots on the New London-Spicer School Board will participate in a public forum at 5 p.m. Monday in the NLS High School choir room. The candidates include Lucinda Dahlberg, incumbent Naomi Johnson, incumbent David Kilpatrick, Susan...
October 5, 2016 - 7:39pm
Pam Lindahl letter: A sad road trip with Dave Baker
Rep. Dave Baker has claimed that "I am committed to working with all sides to find the best multi-year plan that responsibly invests substantial dollars into our roads and bridges. A top priority is seeing Highway 23 completed.". Let's take a road trip with Baker behind the wheel....
October 5, 2016 - 1:37am
September 28, 2016
Wildcats Preview: NLS defense chomping at the bit
The New London-Spicer defense will look to shut down another beleaguered offense when the Wildcats visit Little Falls (1-3) on Friday. The Wildcats allowed 110 points in their first three games but suffocated St. Cloud Cathedral last weekend, limiting the Crusaders to only six points...
September 28, 2016 - 11:49pm
Willmar Police dog helps track, apprehend suspect
WILLMAR—A 38-year-old Spicer man with a warrant is in jail Wednesday, partially thanks to Willmar Police K-9 dog Axel, who tracked the...
September 28, 2016 - 10:04am
September 27, 2016
Mealworms found in school fundraiser candy bars
NEW LONDON—A couple candy bars sold by New London-Spicer sixth-grade students as part of a fundraiser reportedly had mealworms inside them....
September 27, 2016 - 7:07pm