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Emerson, Manitoba: Small Canadian town on the front line of Trump immigrant crackdown
U2 is being sued for allegedly stealing a song for 'Achtung Baby'
Minnesota budget prediction shows slight increase in surplus
Trump's speech to Congress is a chance for a reset
Pipeline protester charged with abusing elderly mother at camp, exploiting vulnerable adult
Vikings will not pick up Peterson's option for 2017 but door remains open
Prep Basketball: 'Jays wrap up Camden championship
Junior Hockey: 3 WarHawks in top prospect tournament
Wild score 12 seconds into overtime to beat Kings
Girls Basketball: Small stature, big talent
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
'Fire & Ice': Diamond Edge figure skating show is Saturday, Sunday in Willmar
Around our region published Feb. 22
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Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
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Chester Arthur Schroer
Florence Mary Adams
Melvin Clarence Woltjer
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Column: What's a family farm?
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February 24, 2017
Low turkey prices hurt Jennie-O profits
WILLMAR — The first-quarter operating profit for Jennie-O Turkey Store was down 25 percent even though the volume was up 22 percent and...
February 24, 2017 - 5:07am
February 21, 2017
Fire kills 8,300 turkeys at Meeker County farm
EDEN VALLEY — About 8,300 young turkeys were killed in a barn fire Tuesday morning in Meeker County. It's believed the fire was started by a propane heater in the barn, which was owned by Langmo Farms. According to the Meeker County Sheriff's Office, the incident was reported...
February 21, 2017 - 5:30pm
January 4, 2017
Turkey says Istanbul attacker's identity established, manhunt goes on
ISTANBUL, Turkey—Turkey has established the identity of the gunman who killed 39 people in an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Day, its...
January 4, 2017 - 10:50pm
January 2, 2017
Gunman remains at large as Islamic State claims Istanbul attack
CAIRO/ISTANBUL—Islamic State claimed responsibility today for a New Year's Day mass shooting in a packed Istanbul nightclub that killed...
January 2, 2017 - 11:44am
December 19, 2016
Russian ambassador to Turkey shot dead in Ankara gallery
ANKARA - The Russian ambassador to Ankara was shot in the back and killed while giving a speech at an art gallery on Monday. Turkish security...
December 19, 2016 - 12:28pm
November 22, 2016
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey Marshall Ramsey is an editorial cartoonist for The Clarion-Ledger in Jackson, Mississippi and is syndicated nationally....
November 22, 2016 - 12:04am
August 29, 2016
Jennie-O hires Subler as food technologist
WILLMAR—Kristen Subler has joined Jennie-O Turkey Store as a associate food technologist at the corporate office's research and development...
August 29, 2016 - 12:26pm
Westlie promoted in accounting for Jennie-O
WILLMAR—Kimberly Westlie has been promoted to the position of value added cost accountant for the Montevideo plant. She will be working...
August 29, 2016 - 12:26pm
August 18, 2016
Bomb attacks kill seven, wound 224 in southeast Turkey
DIYARBAKIR, Turkey—Two bomb attacks blamed on Kurdish militants killed seven members of the security forces and wounded 224 people in southeast...
August 18, 2016 - 1:57pm
August 9, 2016
Jennie-O hires Maxfield in commodity sales
WILLMAR—Kelsey Maxfield has joined Jennie-O Turkey Store as commodity sales manager. A Willmar native, Maxfield graduated from the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth with a double major in business management and organizational behavior. She recently worked for Best Buy as...
August 9, 2016 - 8:13am
August 2, 2016
Former Wells Fargo analyst joins Jennie-O as buyer
WILLMAR—Mary Lynch has accepted the position of corporate buyer- supplies with Jennie-O Turkey Store in Willmar. A graduate of the University of Minnesota with a bachelor's degree in marketing, Lynch comes from Wells Fargo where she worked as a securities analyst in the asset...
August 2, 2016 - 2:00pm
July 12, 2016
Schmitz joins Jennie-O for summer
WILLMAR—Chris Schmitz will be the summer helper for marketing at Jennie-O Turkey Store this summer. He is a student at Concordia University in St. Paul, where is working toward a marketing and sales management degree. He is expected to graduate in May 2019. Schmitz will assist...
July 12, 2016 - 3:05pm
June 21, 2016
Feds allege Jennie-O discriminated against women at Willmar site
WILLMAR — Jennie-O Turkey Store will hire 53 women and pay nearly a half-million dollars in back wages to 339 female job applicants who were denied entry-level jobs at its Willmar turkey-processing facility. The action settles a U.S. Department of Labor lawsuit alleging Jennie-O...
June 21, 2016 - 5:50pm
May 24, 2016
Venenga promoted at Jennie-O Turkey Store
WILLMAR — Shelly Venenga has been promoted to Regional Business Manager-National Accounts West for the Deli Division at Jennie-O Turkey Store. Venenga has worked for Jennie-O since 1998, serving in several positions including quality control manager, production supervisor, senior...
May 24, 2016 - 5:42am
May 17, 2016
Jennie-O Turkey Store promotes Melby, Hewitt
WILLMAR — Weston Melby has been promoted to staff engineer for the Jennie-O Turkey Store Willmar Corporate Office. Melby was previously a project manager at Relco. As a staff engineer Melby will be working to develop and implement infrastructure improvements at the plants. Ashley...
May 17, 2016 - 5:46am