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75 years after Pearl Harbor, Minn. brothers will rest together in USS Arizona
Records published Dec. 7
Microsoft gains EU approval for $26 billon buy of LinkedIn
Up to 2,000 hogs lost in Kerkhoven barn fire
Kandiyohi County honored as MCIT County of the Year
Cards 3-0 after victory over Dassel-Cokato
Cardinal girls can't hold off Northern Lakes
Gophers slip past New Jersey team to go to 8-1
Becker hands Card girls first loss
Spurs make it 13-0 on road, take down Wolves
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Helen Marjorie Christenson
Ronald A. Olson
Luella O. Carlson
Janet L. Pearson
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
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
April 19, 2016
Jennie-O Turkey Store promotes two in Willmar
WILLMAR — Larry Brown has been promoted to director of regional accounts for the deli division of Jennie-O Turkey Store. He will manage a team of regional business managers and focus on growth in deli bulk meats, deli sliced meats and prepared foods. Larry Brown has been with Jennie-O...
April 19, 2016 - 8:20am
April 5, 2016
Jennie-O Turkey Store VP/CFO promoted at Hormel Foods
AUSTIN — Gary L. Jamison, current vice president and chief financial officer at the Jennie-O Turkey Store in Willmar, has been promoted to vice president and treasurer of parent company Hormel Foods. Jamison’s advancement is part of retirements and other advancements within the...
April 5, 2016 - 5:33am
December 21, 2015
Spring turkey season changes mean more opportunities for Minnesota hunters
Hunters this spring will get more time to enjoy being outdoors while trying to bag a wild turkey, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources...
December 21, 2015 - 11:00am
July 7, 2015
Vaccine not at top of federal avian flu response plan
WASHINGTON — Poultry producers and government officials are preparing for a predicted renewed fall avian flu outbreak, such as improving biosecurity, but they disagree about whether a vaccine should be used. The U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee on Tuesday heard from federal officials...
July 7, 2015 - 11:03pm
July 1, 2015
Combating bird flu with science and a hunch
WILLMAR –– A combination of science and a few good hunches are being used to protect turkeys from another round of the avian influenza at...
July 1, 2015 - 11:05pm