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October/November issue of Live it! Magazine out now
Update: Jennie-O's Willmar processing plant #4 returns to normal operations after Friday night medical incident
Suspect arrested for allegedly threatening man with shotgun
Luncheon shows lines of poverty
College Football: Lifeless Warriors thrashed in season finale
For Willmar football, district 2015 schedule looks much like CLC
Prep Football Section Pairings
Prep Volleyball Section Pairings
The Insider: Four SEC West teams in AP top five
Couch culture: New exhibit in Willmar looks at human interaction through passive relaxation
Rose Ensemble in Willmar, Minn., Friday
Opening our eyes on the prairie
Festivities surrounding Meander Weekend set in western Minnesota
Women in business section out now
Tina Marie Williams
Donna Mae Knutson
Sara G. Molina
Hund — Hagemeyer
Drange — Sparks
Muench — Johnson
Juris — Dean
Enter your photo in our Signs of Fall contest
Editorial: Agreement is historic in nature and healing
Has governor’s race turned to Minnesota nasty?
Editorial: Deserved honors for helping people
Letter: Why City of Willmar employees seek a union?
Letter: Be fair about negative ads
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