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Minnesota woman, 62, dies in motorcycle crash with van
Law enforcement investigating possible explosives on west side of Park Rapids
Sextuplets born to couple who spent 17 years trying to conceive a child
Yes, I'm pregnant. No, I'm not 'about to pop.'
Trump orders Justice Department to investigate Manchester bomb probe leaks
Prep Softball: Gjerde does Saints' heavy lifting
Local Roundup: Area tennis players advance to 6A semifinals
Vikings still don't know if Bridgewater will ever play in NFL again
Twins' Hughes may not miss many games
Former Minnesota high school hockey star, current Penguins veteran Cullen playing Game 7 like it's his last
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
Memorial Day travel volume expected highest since 2005
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
David J. Peterson
Marilyn Ruth Rusthoven
Dr. Richard Clausen
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
Five startling things Betsy Devos told (or wouldn't tell) Congress
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Dionne: The wider Trump scandal
Cartoon by Steve Benson
October 26, 2012
Letter: Any other marriage is immoral
So many advertisements on the television about the marriage amendment are worded in a way that can be very confusing, especially to the elderly. The ballot will read, "Recognition of (the definition of) marriage (to be) solely between one man and one woman." The Minnesota laws are...
October 26, 2012 - 8:42pm
October 25, 2011
Svea, Minn., friends have fun creating treasures out of reclaimed and tired furnishings and accents
SVEA -- Deb Krueger and Christy Swanson of Svea are friends having fun creating gifts and accessories for the home and garden out of reclaimed...
October 25, 2011 - 12:00am
November 10, 2010
Accident injures 2 people; Hwy. 71 closes for hours
NEW LONDON -- An accident Tuesday involving a semi and PT Cruiser sent two people to the hospital and closed U.S. Highway 71 and Kandiyohi County...
November 10, 2010 - 12:00am
November 2, 2010
Ritchie, Swanson re-elected in Minn. SOS, AG races
MINNEAPOLIS - Mark Ritchie won a second term as secretary of state on Tuesday less than two years after steering Minnesota through its most contentious recount ever, while Democrats extended their 40-year grip on the attorney general's office with Lori Swanson's victory. A third...
November 2, 2010 - 11:31pm
November 1, 2010
For Attorney General: Lori Swanson
The Minnesota Attorney General race is between Democrat incumbent Lori Swanson and Republican challenger Chris Barden. It is a choice between Swanson's experience in the attorney general's office, as a consumer advocate as well as a watchdog or Barden's background as a successful...
November 1, 2010 - 12:50am
October 30, 2010
October 30, 2010 - 12:00am
October 22, 2010
Whistling from the other side of the net
Retired coaches whistle another tune when they become referees. "I never missed a call when I was coaching," quips junior college hall of fame...
October 22, 2010 - 12:00am
August 24, 2010
Kennedy opens John's Sales WILLMAR -- John Kennedy Jr. announces he has opened John's Sales, 3950 Highway 71 N.E., Willmar. The business specializes in used lawn and garden equipment and lawn tractors, new handheld products, parts for lawn and grounds care equipment and some tools. "I've...
August 24, 2010 - 12:00am
January 7, 2010
Mortgage mediation bill resurfaces, with support from AG
January 7, 2010 - 12:00am
May 12, 2009
Business Briefs, May 12
Ashburn joins Edward Jones WILLMAR -- Jeanne Ashburn has joined Edward Jones financial adviser Doug Kveene in his Willmar office as a second financial adviser. "I'll have all the advantages of working with an experienced investment professional while getting to know local investors,"...
May 12, 2009 - 12:00am
Weekend search for Brandon Swanson planned for western Yellow Medicine County
GRANITE FALLS -- Searchers will be combing an area near Porter in western Yellow Medicine County on both Saturday and Sunday for Brandon Swanson, the Yellow Medicine County Sheriff's office announced on Friday. People should be aware of the searchers' presence. Brandon Swanson,...
December 12, 2008 - 10:00am
November 6, 2008
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Nov. 6
- Carlos Rivera, 25, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Monday to an amended charge of interfering with a 911 call, a gross misdemeanor As part of a plea agreement a felony charge of domestic assault by strangulation and a misdemeanor for domestic abuse will be dismissed. The charges were...
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am
October 2, 2008
A pastor's positive example
I would like to commend Pastor Paul McCullough for everything he does for the community. His smiling face and hearty "hello" is a ministry in itself. It makes no difference which church you attend or if you attend any at all, he is always extending his hand for a shake and a kind...
October 2, 2008 - 12:00am