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VIDEO: ACGC, Folwell students dance to 'Uptown Funk'
Q&A session with candidates for Willmar superintendent moved to board room
More than 5 million birds in Minnesota dead from flu outbreak
Mondale to Concordia graduates: ‘You can do it,’
Horse Racing: American Pharoah wins Derby
NBA Playoffs: Warriors cruise past Grizzlies in Game 1
Boys Tennis: Litchfield sixth at Pine City tourney
Friday's Baseball: Bulldogs thump Dragons
College Baseball: Warriors endure tough Sunday
Prairie Winds Concert Band sets concerts Sunday in Willmar, Minnesota
Christian School to stage ‘Little Women’ at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minnesota
‘Picasso at the Lapin Agile’ now on stage at Ridgewater College in Willmar, Minnesota
Ridgewater college choir concert slated for Tuesday in Willmar, Minnesota
West Central Singers’ ‘Bedtime Stories’ concerts this weekend
D’Huyvetter joins Anez Consulting
Harvey Anderson & Johnson to build new Clara City funeral chapel
Ridgewater College partners for job training
Heritage Bank offers debit card fraud control
Moonlighting: Portion of U.S. workforce holding multiple jobs declines
Janice I. Iverson
Orville E. Johnson
Cheri A. Weismantel
Becoming bike friendly: State Bicycle Alliance tours Willmar; praises efforts to date
Video: Plant Sale at Willmar Civic Center
Video: Main Pointe Dancers K-1 Tap I Rehearsal
Video: Region 5A Arts Festival at NLS
Gartner — Hammond
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Commentary: Support access to higher education
Commentary: Support MnSCU budget request
Minnesota Opinion: End political games, nonsense over LGA
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
January 10, 2011
Farmland values rising
WILLMAR -- Farmland values in west central Minnesota are continuing to climb to new, historic highs, assessors in the seven-county area around Willmar report. The rising values come despite some angst over whether the values might represent a bubble in the making. "Is this the new...
news / local / region
January 10, 2011 - 12:00am
October 27, 2010
Letter: Careful what you vote for
No election in memory provides the distinctions among the candidates as appear before us for voting next week. The palette of choices and what they represent is as clear as you could hope for, and the results will echo within our state and country for a long time. Too bad our candidates...
opinion / letters
October 27, 2010 - 12:00am
June 15, 2010
Co. says no to justice; lake-home residents frustrated
WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County Commissioners may have just turned one of the state's more liberal supreme court justices into a cynic. In a 4-1 vote Monday night, the commissioners, acting as the board of equalization, turned down Justice Paul Anderson's request to lower the market...
news / local
June 15, 2010 - 12:00am
June 14, 2010
Kandiyohi County Board of Equalization meets today
WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County Board of Equalization meets at 6 p.m.
news / local
June 14, 2010 - 12:00am
April 12, 2010
Residential market values drop slightly in Kandiyohi County
WILLMAR -- The market value of residential property in Kandiyohi County dropped nearly 2 percent this year. That's not nearly as big a drop...
news / local
April 12, 2010 - 12:00am
June 18, 2009
About half of the residents who appealed their property value assessments will see a reduction by the county
WILLMAR -- About half of the Kandiyohi County residents who appealed their property values this week got what they asked for -- a reduction in their assessed values. Nine of the property owners, however, were denied their requests. The Kandiyohi County Board of Appeal and Equalization,...
news / local
June 18, 2009 - 12:00am
June 16, 2009
Board weighs requests from lakeshore property owners seeking lower property values
WILLMAR -- The values placed on lakeshore lots were questioned by a majority of the property owners who appeared Monday night before the Kandiyohi County Board of Appeal and Equalization. The board, which is made up of the Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners, is considering appeals...
news / local
June 16, 2009 - 12:00am
March 21, 2009
Values for 2009 and taxes for 2010
From start to finish, it takes about two years from when information about market values is gathered until property taxes on that parcel are paid. That lag time is part of the problem when it comes to understanding high market values when homes are selling for far less. "An appraisal...
news / extra
March 21, 2009 - 12:02am
October 31, 2008
Letter: Change we can do without
If Sen. Barack Obama were a participant in a debate contest, he would be deserving of our affirmation. However, we do not elect presidents for the eloquence of their speech, but for their ability to actually lead. What we have heard plenty is the "change" mantra. I can think of few...
October 31, 2008 - 12:00am
October 27, 2008
Letter: Vote for return to the Bible
Barack Obama's far left agenda for change will be just that. We could have 30 years or more of liberal activist judges. The agenda of the ACLU, homosexual activists, abortion rights activists and many more liberal organizations will gloat with glee. But what about the conservative...
October 27, 2008 - 12:00am