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At least one reportedly dead in Las Vegas strip shooting
Uber suspends self-driving car program after Arizona crash
US confirms coalition airstrike in Mosul district; dozens of civilians believed killed
With health care bill dead, Republicans turn to taxes
AgweekTV: Cattle stress study at NDSU
UMD's Toninato and Iafallo erase painful memory at Scheels Arena
Notre Dame upsets Gophers
Berrios proud to have played for Puerto Rico, even if it means starting season in minors
POWERS: Twins management right to evaluate team... but don't expect fans to wait for turnaround
Injury bug finally makes way to Twins camp
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Derald F. Rolfsmeier
Loren E. Meyer
Ruth O. Jones
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Planning the spring garden calendar
Fielding Questions: Rabbit damage can ruin evergreens
Commentary: Minnesota needs transportation investment
Midwest Opinion: A workable path to bipartisan health care reform
Dave & Vivian Swanson
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