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Saltwater shrimp grown on the prairie
Records published Aug. 30
Minnesota teacher under investigation found dead on island with husband
MPCA seeks comment on water quality reports for Chippewa River Watershed
Heavy storms lead to flash flooding in central Minn.
Card girls dominate Shocky Strand cross country race
Cardinal volleyball has state on its mind
Berger gets his turn at center
MURPHY: Bridgewater shows there's no reason to panic
Chargers like stadium better than new turf
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
George Michael "Mike" McCarthy
Lawrence "Larry" Frederick Harding
Oliver "Ollie" Moldestad
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Cohen: The alchemy of turning bribes into gifts
Thomas: Where there's smoke there is fire
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Updated: Five injured in three-vehicle crash in Willmar
August 22, 2016
Normal traffic resumes on Nest Lake Bridge
WILLMAR — Work on the Nest Lake Bridge was to be completed by the end of the day Monday and traffic restrictions removed. The grinding on the bridge—milling of the top surface to reduce sound—and repaving was part of a project on state Highway 9 between New London...
August 22, 2016 - 8:10pm
Reader News: Celebrating 150 years of Martin Hanson Aasen
By John Aasen Sunburg The Norwegian and American flags flew all day long July 23-24 at the Aasen family Farm. The flags on either side of...
August 22, 2016 - 2:00pm
August 1, 2016
Records for Aug. 1
This is the records summary for Aug. 1 Benson man injured in Sunburg crash SUNBURG—Dustin J. Lundberg, 31, of Benson was injured Sunday morning in a one-vehicle crash. Lundberg was taken by Sunburg Ambulance to Rice Memorial Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries,...
August 1, 2016 - 12:01am
July 31, 2016
Benson man injured in one-vehicle crash
SUNBURG -- Dustin J. Lundberg, 31, of Benson was injured Sunday morning in a one-vehicle crash. Lundberg was taken by Sunburg Ambulance to Rice...
July 31, 2016 - 10:11am
June 14, 2016
Sunburg comes alive for some County Line baseball
County Line League baseball is played in small towns but none quite as village-like as Sunburg (pop. about 100), in northwest Kandiyohi County....
June 14, 2016 - 2:06pm
April 15, 2016
Day In The Life: Kultur Hus
SUNBURG -- Jane Norman teaches Norwegian language classes, holds coffee discussion groups and demonstrates how to cook and bake "the Norwegian...
April 15, 2016 - 9:59am
Day in Life 2: Sunburg barber
SUNBURG -- George Carter waits for a customer at his barbershop in Sunburg. Carter has been a barber for 56 years, including 10 years in Sunburg....
April 15, 2016 - 5:59am
March 25, 2016
County, FBI work together in search for bank robber
A Kandiyohi County and FBI investigation began Thursday, just hours after a masked man with a gun robbed a Sunburg bank. Sheriff Dan Hartog said investigators are actively seeking more information about Thursday’s Lake Region Bank robbery and the suspect behind it. “We’re just...
March 25, 2016 - 11:24pm
March 24, 2016
Masked man robs Sunburg bank at gunpoint
SUNBURG -- A masked man with a gun took an undisclosed amount of cash from a Sunburg bank just before noon Thursday. The three people in...
March 24, 2016 - 7:23pm
Surveillance cameras capture image of suspect in Sunburg bank robbery
SUNBURG -- The Lake Region Bank in Sunburg was robbed at gunpoint just before noon Thursday. No one was injured, and the suspect left with...
March 24, 2016 - 5:52pm
Bank robbery reported Thursday in Sunburg
SUNBURG -- A bank robbery at the Lake Region Bank in Sunburg was reported late Thursday morning. According to an initial complaint report from the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office, the robbery was first reported at 11:53 a.m. at the bank at 219 Front St. in Sunburg. According...
March 24, 2016 - 3:15pm
March 11, 2016
Region’s clean energy getting ‘greener
SUNBURG — More than ever before, the “green’’ in clean energy stands for greenbacks. West central Minnesota is seeing increased activity...
March 11, 2016 - 11:31pm
March 4, 2016
Clean Energy to be discussed at free event
SUNBURG — Anyone with an interest in clean energy is welcome to learn about projects in the area during a networking event hosted by the West Central Clean Energy Resource Team. The free event is being held in the Sunburg Community Center from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. A...
March 4, 2016 - 11:33pm
December 5, 2015
KMS band to play Monday at state Pearl Harbor observance
KERKHOVEN — The Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg Marching Saints band has been invited to perform at the state’s 2015 Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day Program Monday at the Armory in St. Paul. The band has been chosen to represent the state in Hawaii at the 75th anniversary celebration...
December 5, 2015 - 12:14am
September 14, 2015
Kandiyohi County Road 113 to close for culvert work
WILLMAR - Kandiyohi County Road 113 east of Sunburg will be closed for two days this week, starting Tuesday, while construction crews replace culverts. 'The culvert work is taking place along a stretch of the road between County Road 112 and Minnesota Highway 9. According to...
September 14, 2015 - 10:32am