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November 24, 2014
VFW Men’s Auxiliary assemble Thanksgiving meal packages for vets
WILLMAR — Veterans and their families received a thank you for their service Saturday from the Willmar VFW Post 1639 Men’s Auxiliary. This...
November 24, 2014 - 12:13am
September 11, 2014
VFW to host fall conferences
WILLMAR — An estimated 400 people are expected to attend the annual Department of Minnesota Veterans of Foreign Wars annual Fall Conference slated Friday through Sunday at the Willmar Conference Center. The conference is an educational event and provides information on various...
September 11, 2014 - 11:11pm
July 27, 2014
VFW Baseball: Willmar’s season comes to an end
GLENWOOD — Willmar edged Ortonville 4-3 to play another game Saturday in the loser’s bracket of the District 5 playoffs, but Starbuck wouldn’t let Post 1639 advance any further as the host team blasted Willmar 18-4 in five innings. Willmar broke a late 3-3 tie in its game...
July 27, 2014 - 10:56pm
July 9, 2014
Area Baseball: Lindstrom drives home Granite’s game-winner in 10th
GRANITE FALLS — Blake Lindstrom’s single to center field brought home the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning as the Granite Falls Legion team defeated Sacred Heart/MACCRAY 4-3 on Tuesday. In the bottom of the 10th Zach Fischer drew a walk, was sacrificed to second,...
July 9, 2014 - 12:17am
July 1, 2014
VFW Baseball: NLS rallies past Willmar
WILLMAR — Singles from Wyatt White and Evan Haugen and a Willmar error allowed New London-Spicer to score twice in the seventh inning and rally...
July 1, 2014 - 11:26pm
June 29, 2014
VFW Baseball: Willmar belts Paynesville, splits with Cold Spring
WILLMAR — Two six-run innings to open the game and a 3-for-3 performance from Trae Murphy helped Willmar drub Paynesville 16-6 Sunday at Baker Field. Willmar batted 19 in the first and second innings combined and produced 11 hits to take a 12-2 lead. Murphy doubled in the first...
June 29, 2014 - 11:26pm
June 24, 2014
VFW Baseball: Willmar clubs Madison, 9-2
WILLMAR — After being held scoreless for three innings, Willmar struck for nine runs in over the last three frames to topple Madison 9-2 Tuesday...
June 24, 2014 - 11:41pm
June 12, 2014
VFW Baseball: Willmar edges Marshall
Result Wednesday Willmar 2, Marshall 1 Two runs in the first stood up in a rain-curtailed game at Willmar. Sam Vreeman and Grant Bangen both had two hits and Garrit Kooistra earned the win for Willmar. Marshall 001 0 — 1 3 1 Willmar 200...
June 12, 2014 - 11:53pm
June 10, 2014
VFW Baseball: Morris trips up Willmar
MORRIS — Jared Anderson and Robert Rohloff, the No. 5 and 6 hitters in Morris’ lineup, had four of the team’s five hits and combined to drive in seven runs Tuesday to help Post 5039 trip up Willmar 9-2. Anderson and Rohloff both had two hits with Anderson knocking in four...
June 10, 2014 - 11:41pm
July 23, 2013
VFW Baseball: Willmar I cruises in playoff opener
WILLMAR — Cole Christensen and Isaac Kobienia combined on a one-hitter and the Willmar VFW team advanced in the District 5 tournament with an 11-5 win over the Alexandria 15s on Tuesday. Willmar rapped out 14 hits, led by Christensen, who was 3-for-3 with a double, three runs...
July 23, 2013 - 11:24pm
July 2, 2013
VFW Baseball: Starbuck trips up Willmar I
WILLMAR — Austin Versteeg banged out three hits — two being triples — to knock in four runs and Starbuck used a five-run seventh inning to break open a close game, resulting in a 9-3 win for the visitors in a VFW baseball game against Willmar I Tuesday. Both teams scored...
July 2, 2013 - 11:33pm
June 27, 2013
VFW Baseball: Willmar I crushes Madison
MADISON — Josh Tinklenberg, Jacob Robinson and Brandon Wedel all drove in three runs apiece and combined to collect 8 hits Thursday to help Willmar I stymie Madison 17-2 in five innings in a VFW baseball game. Willmar’s early 2-1 lead turned into a 9-1 advantage after sending...
June 27, 2013 - 11:20pm
June 25, 2013
VFW Baseball Roundup
BENSON — Bryce Broman had two hits at the plate and tossed a complete game on the mound to help spark Willmar I’s 5-1 win over Benson Tuesday in a VFW baseball game. Broman singled twice, including one in the fourth that drove in a run and gave Willmar (7-3) a 3-0 lead. On...
June 25, 2013 - 11:44pm
June 18, 2013
VFW baseball: Willmar I pounds Willmar II
WILLMAR — A four-run first inning set the tone for a meeting of Willmar’s two VFW baseball teams on Tuesday at Bill Taunton Stadium. ...
June 18, 2013 - 11:50pm
June 7, 2013
VFW Baseball: Willmar I cruises in opener
WILLMAR — The Willmar VFW team defeated the Alexandria 15’s 10-4 on Friday. Willmar’s Carter Sack had two hits and drove in three runs, Josh Tinklenberg had two hits and drove in a pair. Zach Rademacher also had two RBIs. Cole Christenson worked four innings for the win. Willmar...
June 7, 2013 - 11:38pm