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Willmar Municipal Utilities struggles to stockpile coal
Former Willmar teacher charged for allegedly striking student
On national stage, Franken highlights diversity in Willmar
NLS opens bids for $20.6M construction project
Minnesota family rescues bald eagle tangled in rope
Freeman's four hits, five RBIs fuel Braves' 9-7 win
Towns embracing Minnesota as home
Peterson helping teammates set sights on Super Bowl
Stingers can't catch Express
NFL Notebook: Gordon reinstated, then suffers injury
Small town Lake Lillian gears up for big time production
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Anita "Ricky" Hoyt
Harvey Lee Peterson
Harry E. Lindbloom
Audrey O. Forkrud
Will: The path ahead for Hillary Clinton
Commentary: For Trump to Lose, GOP must let Clinton win
Commentary: Trump: Seeking victory through fear
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
Sheriff's office investigating Zorbaz robbery as false report
June 21, 2016
Summer solstice and Svea Sunrise at the 45th parallel
The sun rises over Svea at 5:32a.m. Tuesday, the first full day of official summer. The Summer Solstice occurred locally around 5:30 p.m. on...
June 21, 2016 - 8:57am
June 20, 2016
Willmar vigil honors victims of Orlando shooting
An informal, interdenominational gathering at Vinje Lutheran Church in Willmar in the wake of the mass shooting in Orlando was held Sunday afternoon....
June 20, 2016 - 2:31pm
June 19, 2016
Atwater Festival Days makes a spash
Saturday featured a 12-team Sand Volleyball Tournament that turned into a match of splash ball following another downpour Friday. Baseball tournaments...
June 19, 2016 - 9:14am
June 18, 2016
Studio Hop continues today
Lynnea Pritchett looks over pottery created by Grace Johnson of The Potter’s Heart of rural Willmar Friday on the third floor of the Barn Theatre...
June 18, 2016 - 12:01am
June 17, 2016
‘Victory Group’ graduates life-skills class
Sandy Tersch, a self-acknowledged former addict, draws laughs from the audience and her fellow graduates Jill Zimmer, left, and Pamela Dale while...
June 17, 2016 - 11:15pm
Montevideo Fiesta Days offers something for everyone
Montevideo Fiesta Days is eight days of multiple events Sunday to Sunday, including Kale the Comic Juggler on Thursday at Smith Park. Today (Friday)...
June 17, 2016 - 8:49am
June 16, 2016
Here's why some farmers market vendors now must register with the state
The Cottage Food Law passed by the Legislature July 1, 2015, means that some vendors at farmers markets must register with the state. Willmar...
June 16, 2016 - 11:35am
June 15, 2016
In Willmar, when it rains it seems to pour
Rain on Sunday and again late Tuesday came down in buckets here and there around Willmar. About 2 inches fell Sunday, then, after a dry Monday,...
June 15, 2016 - 4:09pm
June 14, 2016
Odd scene in Duluth as street sweeper flips
A street sweeper flipped on its side about 2:10 p.m., Tuesday at the intersection of Bristol Street and North Central Avenue in West Duluth....
June 14, 2016 - 5:16pm
Sunburg comes alive for some County Line baseball
County Line League baseball is played in small towns but none quite as village-like as Sunburg (pop. about 100), in northwest Kandiyohi County....
June 14, 2016 - 2:06pm
June 13, 2016
Kandi is Dandy Days Parade at Kandiyohi
The Kandi is Dandy Days Grand Parade on Saturday in Kandiyohi brought smiles to the faces of children and former children of all ages. Fire engines...
June 13, 2016 - 7:58am
Ninja Warriors test themselves in Spicer
Ninja Warriors showed their stuff on Saturday at Saulsbury Beach County Park in Spicer. The 2nd annual Ninja Warriors two-day event raises funds...
June 13, 2016 - 7:31am
June 10, 2016
Lola: 1909 + 107 = 2016
Lola Schueler is joined by sons Ellery, 84, Laverne, 82, and Harry, 74, to help their mom celebrate another birthday on Friday. She turned 107...
June 10, 2016 - 5:40pm
KMS Marching Saints tune up for Benson parade
The KMS Marching Saints under director Pam Diem practice Friday morning for the summer schedule. The band will march Tuesday at the 29th annual...
June 10, 2016 - 11:25am
June 9, 2016
What it takes to be a Stingers' Jr. All-Star
If you want to be a Stingers' Community Jr. All-Star, the pen is mightier than the stick. These nine all-stars were chosen based on their response...
June 9, 2016 - 5:51pm