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Obama sees surging health care sign-ups
Alleged Montevideo bomb-maker told federal agents that he wasn’t violent
Man who assaulted officers faces four felony charges
Warwick attorney seeks to supress client’s statements
Gary Revier, thrice mayor of Redwood, dies at age 67
Prep Wrestling Roundup: Kimball edges Paynesville
Men's College Basketball: Ridgewater tips Central Lakes
Prep gymnastics: Wildcats out-pounce Tigers
Men's College Basketball: Gophers fight off pesky Nebraska-Omaha
Girls hockey: River Lakes tops Detroit Lakes 5-1
'Duck Dynasty' anti-gay fallout sparks wider debate on tolerance
‘Nuncrackers’ opens tonight at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minn.
‘Come, Lord Jesus’ theme of Calvary’s Advent Festival this year
Taylor Swift sweeps top prize at American Music Awards
Video: Target's holiday hijacked by hack
January Business2Business: Meet the 5 Under 40 winners
FedEx posts higher second-quarter profit
Heather Thompson uses her talents, experiences to help others
Zack Liebl: As a part of the community, he wants to make a difference wherever he can
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Father Stephen White
Dorothy M. Norsten
Letter: Willmar should redefine city administrator’s role
Letter: Facts vs. lies about Israel
Commentary: A 90th birthday is a day to celebrate a lot of living
Letter: The echo chamber of opinion
Letter: Ella Avenue needs guard rails
November 26, 2013
2 children rescued from St. Louis Park pond improving
ST. LOUIS PARK (AP) — At least two of the three surviving children pulled from a pond in St. Louis Park are apparently showing signs of improvement at a Twin Cities hospital. Family attorney Rick Petry says 5-year-old Amani Coleman-Guerrido and 1-year-old Aliyana Rennie have...
news / state
November 26, 2013 - 8:56am
October 10, 2013
A big move: Inventors Congress taking show to the Twin Cities
REDWOOD FALLS — The Minnesota Inventors Congress is taking its annual show to the Twin Cities area in 2014, ending a 56-year run in its home community of Redwood Falls. Program Director Deb Hess announced the plans Thursday, saying that the decision has been a difficult...
news / region
October 10, 2013 - 11:16pm
Inventor's Congress taking show to Twin Cities area in 2014
REDWOOD FALLS — The Minnesota Inventor’s Congress is taking its annual Congress to the Twin Cities area in 2014, ending a 56-year run in its home community of Redwood Falls. MIC Program Director Deb Hess said in announcing the move today that the decision has been a difficult...
news / region
October 10, 2013 - 11:54am
March 13, 2013
Spring road restrictions
The following road restrictions in the following areas: City of Willmar Spring road restrictions take effect Friday in the city of Willmar. The city Public Works Department said in a news release that they will likely remain in effect until early May. Further information or a map...
news / state
March 13, 2013 - 11:30pm
December 19, 2012
Gun permit applications surge in Twin Cities
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — More people in the Twin Cities are applying for gun permits in the aftermath of the Connecticut elementary school shooting. Anoka County had 36 applications Monday and another 32 on Tuesday, both of which set a one-day record. Sheriff's Cmdr. Paul Sommer says...
news / state
December 19, 2012 - 7:43am
August 24, 2012
Prosecutors recruit hotel employees in crime fight
ROSEVILLE, Minn. (AP) — Police, prosecutors and others are asking hotel employees in the Twin Cities to look for signs of child sex trafficking. Ramsey County Attorney John Choi (choy) says trafficking usually ends up in a hotel or motel, so desk clerks and housekeepers could be...
August 24, 2012 - 12:01pm
February 7, 2012
Woman About Town blog: Making the transition to Willmar
I am new to Willmar, having moved here 11 months ago from the Twin Cities. I moved here to live with my new husband. It was an easy decision for us to live here in Willmar rather than the Cities. After all, he has deep roots here and had bought his family farm a couple years pr...
life / local
February 7, 2012 - 8:43am