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Projections say Macron, Le Pen go through to runoff in French vote
Trump pressures Democrats on Obamacare to get border wall deal
Bill O'Reilly to Return With Podcast on Monday
North Korea says ready to strike U.S. aircraft carrier
Prep Baseball & Softball: Card baseball team falls to Big Lake
Local Roundup: CCS' Reid edges Cards' Hauser
Ibarra scores in Minnesota's win over Colorado
Hicks' five RBIs help power Tigers past Twins
Chappell birdies final hole to take Texas Open
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Carrie Fisher won't appear in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Hollywood's Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner file for divorce
MTV to revive reality series 'Fear Factor'
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
'Kitchen Witches': Comedy opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar chain of lakes focus of Wednesday's public meeting
Earth Day 2017 celebrated April 22 in west central Minnesota
'Camper Cabins' guide to great outdoors
Iris M. Hanson-Cain
Jackalee 'Jackie' Peterson
Dennis R. Erdman
Marvin I. Braegelman
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Cartoonist Opinions published April 22
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
March 19, 2017
NCAA Roundup: Michigan magic continues
INDIANAPOLIS—Michigan roommates Moritz Wagner and D.J. Wilson have quite different backgrounds, but the Wolverines' starting forwards provided...
March 19, 2017 - 9:46pm
February 12, 2017
Ice Castle Tournament pulls in 2,200 on Lac qui Parle Lake
WATSON — Record-breaking temperatures helped attract approximately 2,200 anglers to Lac qui Parle Lake for the fourth annual Ice Castle...
February 12, 2017 - 8:11pm
June 17, 2016
State Baseball: Pioneers deal Paynesville big blow
Pierz scores big early, puts away Bulldogs in five innings in Class AA state opener
June 17, 2016 - 12:15am
June 10, 2016
State Prep Softball: Edgerton/SWC rolls to Class A championship
The Dutch wasted no time, took no prisoners, and put an exclamation point on their claim as the best Class A softball team in Minnesot with a 12-0 win over Badger/Greenbush-Middle River
June 10, 2016 - 11:50pm
December 28, 2015
Bremer Holiday Classic begins
New London-Spicer players and fans cheer Monday afternoon during the first half of a Wildcats’ basketball game in the opening game of the two-day,...
December 28, 2015 - 11:11pm
September 4, 2012
Amateur Baseball: NLS Twins fall 2-0 to Zachow, Green Isle; Outhit Irish 7-4 Saturday
ST. CLOUD, Minn. - New London-Spicer played an airtight game and lost Saturday afternoon in the third-round of the Class C Minnesota State Baseball...
September 4, 2012 - 12:00am
August 10, 2012
Willmar to host national curling tournament
August 10, 2012 - 9:07am
March 18, 2012
No. 4 Litchfield gets Watertown-Mayer in Minnesota AA quarterfinals
The Litchfield Dragons (24-4) make their first state tournament appearance in 10 years against a familiar adversary. The Dragons, who got the No. 4 seed Sunday in the boys Class AA state tournament, will tip-off with Watertown-Mayer (28-2) at 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Target Center...
March 18, 2012 - 1:43pm
March 17, 2012
BBE gets No. 1 nod in Minnesota Class A tourney
The No. 1 Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa Jaguars(30-0)will meet Lakeview Christian Academy (25-5) of Duluth in the Class A quarterfinals on Thursday at 11 a.m. at Williams Arena in Minneapolis. The Jaguars, the 2011 runner-up, were voted No. 1 by coaches and Southwest Minnesota Christian...
March 17, 2012 - 1:40pm
February 26, 2012
Area to send 45 prep wrestlers to state individual tournament
Led by Section 5A runner-up Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City with 9 entrants, the area will be sending 45 prep wrestlers to the state individual tournament that starts Friday, March 2 at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. Willmar, the Section 6AAA team champion, had 7 individuals qualify...
February 26, 2012 - 9:45am
November 21, 2011
Behind sophomore QB, Dawson-Boyd rolls into Class A title game
MINNEAPOLIS - Dawson-Boyd head coach Cory Larson said his quarterback really can't be considered a sophomore any more.
November 21, 2011 - 12:00am
August 18, 2011
Hawk Creek club tourney is on Saturday
The Hawk Creek Club Tournament at Raymond begins teeing off at 8 a.m. on Saturday. The Men's Championship Flight is 27 holes; Men's A (11-19 handicaps) and B Flights (20 & above handicaps); Men's Senior (65+) Flight and Women's Flight are all 18 holes. The $10 entry fee includes...
August 18, 2011 - 12:10am
July 9, 2011
VFW Tournament action in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- The VFW Tournament at Willmar and Spicer got underway Friday evening with two games on Swansson Orange. Willmar beat New London-Spicer II 15-5 while New London-Spicer I topped Paynesville 9-3. The tournament continues today with four games at Green Lake Diamond in Spicer...
July 9, 2011 - 12:15am
July 7, 2011
Little Crow Memorial golf tournament today
The seventh annual Little Crow Memorial Golf Tournament starting 12:30 p.m. today drew around 200 players last year. This year proceeds from the scramble will be spent on new clubhouse windows and improving drainage on the driving range. The names of deceased members in the last...
July 7, 2011 - 12:00am
July 5, 2011
Willmar, Minn., man places 48th in recent World Series of Poker event in Vegas
WILLMAR -- When he's not cutting hair or with the family, he's sitting at a poker table waiting for the perfect hand. Stephen Peppin, owner...
July 5, 2011 - 12:00am