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Nelson Mandela, from apartheid fighter to president and unifier
Worst of wind chills on Friday forecast for west central Minn.
Minn. archdiocese reveals accused priests' names
Body of child recovered in Lucan fire, 1 other missing
Downtown Willmar snow emergency set Friday morning
Swanny’s song: Retirement beckons for Willmar grad in 2014
NFL fines Vikings' Cook for touching official
Wolves game in Mexico postponed after smoke enters arena
Konerko to retuns to White Sox, Morneau to sign with Rockies
‘Nuncrackers’ opens tonight at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minn.
‘Come, Lord Jesus’ theme of Calvary’s Advent Festival this year
Taylor Swift sweeps top prize at American Music Awards
'Lend Me A Tenor': Comedy production on stage through Saturday at Ridgewater College in Willmar, Minn.
Auto sales rise in November, boosted by discounts
Chrysler's November sales rise 16 percent, top expectations
Earlier-than-usual online deals to steal Cyber Monday thunder
Spam, Skippy give boost to Hormel's 4Q results
Fiat says no Chrysler IPO in 2013
Hanson — Petersen
Schack — Malkuch
Play our High School Football Pigskin Pickem Contest
Review: Five shoppings apps to get you the best prices
Take control of holiday spending: Finance counselor says make a budget, start shopping early
H. Catharine Mulder
Thomas H. Bonde
Adella C. Kvendru,
Margaret Anne Walsh
Hats Off from Redeemer
Letter: Did anyone go outside except to shop over holiday weekend?
Letter: Perhaps EDC board member wishes to live in metro area
Letter: Praise for Willmar mayor, council protecting tax dollars
Letter: Get to know Mayor Yanish (link fixed)
July 20, 2013
Stay safe in the sun and water this summer
After the extreme, 90-degree heat we endured this week, we can probably all agree that summer is finally here. With it comes all of the outdoor activities we can only enjoy for a few months out of the year. Many of these activities involve spending time in the sun and water. There...
news / local
July 20, 2013 - 12:07am
May 21, 2012
Astro Bob blog: Did you see the solar eclipse?
May 21, 2012 - 8:39am
December 20, 2011
Areavoices.com: Winter solstice arrives tomorrow
If you yearn for more sun and less darkness, you'll get an early Christmas gift tomorrow. At 11:30 p.m. Central time, the sun hits bottom in...
December 20, 2011 - 1:40pm
December 10, 2009
Winter at its most serene
news / local
December 10, 2009 - 12:00am
September 8, 2009
President of Milan and Appleton bank is finding his small wind energy initiative comes with a large cost
MILAN -- Small wind can come with a big price tag. Just ask Erik Thompson, president of the Prairie Sun Bank of Milan and Appleton. He's been...
business / region
September 8, 2009 - 12:00am
April 24, 2009
After some delays, Milan bank's wind tower arrives
MILAN -- Minnesota's first wind turbine intended to both produce electricity and promote a community bank is a step closer to reality. After lengthy delays, the tower that will hold a 20-kilowatt, made-in-Minnesota Jacob's wind turbine arrived last week at the site where it will...
news / local / region
April 24, 2009 - 12:00am
April 17, 2009
Milan bank's wind tower arrives
MILAN -- Minnesota's first wind turbine intended to both produce electricity and promote a community bank is a step closer to reality. After lengthy delays, the tower that will hold a 20 kilowatt, made-in-Minnesota Jacob's wind turbine arrived this week at the site where it will...
news / local / region
April 17, 2009 - 2:56pm
December 24, 2008
Letter: Yes, there's a good old Santa Claus
Some children as well as the Christmas hum-bugs among us question whether there is a real Santa Claus. A little girl in New York City asked that very question 111 years ago in New York City. Now we know this same question arises in some children in west central Minnesota every year....
December 24, 2008 - 12:00am
October 6, 2008
Update 4:30 p.m.: Sun Country files for bankruptcy protection
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Sun Country Airlines filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Monday, just days after the founder of its parent company, Petters...
news / business / state
October 6, 2008 - 2:40pm