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Clinton tabs Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate
Rural Maynard family escapes burning home
Tim Huber's attorney argues lack of probable cause in seeking dismissal of murder indictment
Confusion on procedure takes new Willmar position off council table
Relay for Life Kandiyohi County
Richards lifts Glenwood past BOLD and into state tournament
KRA revs up after weather delays
Roundup: VFW I heads into playoffs on hot streak
Sano breaks slump, leads Twins to victory
Stingers' rally fall short in loss to La Crosse
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
Frye -- Birkland
Dahl -- Schow
Lippert -- Marcus
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
Doty — St. Aubin
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
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Robert J. Swanberg
Evelyn "Evie" M. Mulder
Carol Ann Ringler
Ardis E. Smith
Myrtle M. Knutson
July 8, 2016
Editorial: Thanks for the Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall
Veterans and residents of Kandiyohi County and west central Minnesota were fortunate July 4th weekend to be able to visit the Vietnam Traveling...
July 8, 2016 - 3:59am
August 19, 2014
Letter: Taylor thanks supporters
To the supporters of mine during this past campaign for Willmar Ward 2 City Council; I wish to graciously thank you for your votes and kind words of confidence. I also want to thank those that allowed me to place my election signs in your yards.
August 19, 2014 - 4:00am
May 14, 2014
Hats Off: Thanks to necklace finder
Hats off to the anonymous lady behind this feel-good story. A Willmar man writes, “The family of my wife and I includes children that are yours, mine and ours. Fortunately, they consider it ‘our’ family. For my wife’s last birthday all the kids got together and got mom a necklace...
May 14, 2014 - 5:00am
April 28, 2014
Hats off: To a young man
Hats off to the young man who jump-started a car last Saturday in the Perkins parking lot. After breakfast with cousins from Tracy, Connie and John Wanner’s car wouldn’t start. They put up the hood and the young man came to help and then went to get his jumper cables. While he...
April 28, 2014 - 6:00am
February 22, 2014
Hats off to man who helped
Hats off from Florence Klein of Willmar to the gentleman who stopped with his pickup and blade and cleaned out her driveway on Jan. 30. She writes, “I was able to make my doctor’s appointment on time. Thank you from the lady in the 900 block of Fifth Street Southwest.”
February 22, 2014 - 4:00am
April 20, 2013
In Boston and beyond, thanks to law enforcement and jubilation for citizens
In Boston and beyond, thanks and jubilation JAY LINDSAY,Associated Press STEVE PEOPLES,Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — They gathered in...
April 20, 2013 - 2:00am
December 22, 2012
Letter: Schools make kids special
On Friday morning my first-grader was loaded down with things to carry into school so I helped her out and walked in with her. I was so moved to hear and see what was in store for the early arrivers to school. I felt so very blessed to see the festive Christmas hats and sweaters...
December 22, 2012 - 12:00am
December 21, 2012
Cartoon: Merry Christmas to politicians
December 21, 2012 - 6:37pm
October 31, 2012
Letter: Kudos to city leaders
Strong critics usually have an agenda we may not be able to discern, so as they say, "Buyer beware." Political life has become a matter of priorities and staying focused. All good-sounding ideas can't be funded, so there are winners and losers. You know, just like at home. Those...
October 31, 2012 - 9:05am
February 24, 2012
Letter: Kudos to city workers
I would like to thank the city workers for the great job that they did on trimming up the trees that line the street in front of my house. I would also like to comment on what a super job they did with the cleanup. When I mentioned this to two other friends who had their trees trimmed,...
February 24, 2012 - 12:00am
November 23, 2011
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
November 23, 2011 - 12:00am
August 25, 2011
This past weekend, my husband and I were camping at Green Lake, County Park 5. It was dusk and we were just getting off the lake. A firecracker went off, and unfortunately our small white dog got scared and bolted. We spent hours searching and talking to people in hopes someone...
August 25, 2011 - 12:00am
January 8, 2011
Letter: Making the holidays bright
On behalf of the staff at Home Instead Senior Care, I would like to thank everyone who helped make our holiday community service program, Be a Santa to a Senior, such a success. With support from generous shoppers and Walgreen's we were able to collect more than 60 gifts. Thanks also...
January 8, 2011 - 12:00am
December 23, 2010
Letter: Our beautiful Minnesota winter
Let us be thankful for the snow and all the beauty it brings. I have lived in four other places on Earth where we didn't have winters like Minnesota's, and I always missed them. The coldest I ever saw was in New Orleans at Christmas; the thermometer said 32 degrees, but it was a...
December 23, 2010 - 12:00am
Letter: A Christmas act of kindness
This time of year brings out the best in people! I recently visited my husband's grave at St. Mary's Cemetery and was touched to find a beautiful fresh Christmas wreath on his grave. I was so overwhelmed it brought tears, wondering who would take the time to do this wonderful act...
December 23, 2010 - 12:00am