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U.S. presidential commission issues recommendations on cyber security
AgweekTV: Weather outlook
U.S. retirement investors not hitting post-election panic button
Getting a raise by earning A's
Willmar wants to preserve at-grade crossing in final railroad bypass design
Dragons win first of two on northern road trip
Slagter scores 31 in Cards' tournament win
Aggressive D key to Cardinals' victory
Sartell/Sauk Rapids blanks Willmar
Gophers look to toughen up after first loss
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'
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
Around our region published Nov. 30
Willmar Senior High announces first-term honor roll
Evelyn R. Yanish
Todd D. Johnson
Helen W. Olson
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
June 9, 2016
Volunteers help Willmar church build new sanctuary
WILLMAR — Grace Baptist Church of Willmar is growing along with its population of Karen worshipers. Karen people, an oppressed minority in...
June 9, 2016 - 10:58pm
May 20, 2016
New crew on board to launch 2016 season for Let’s Go Fishing
WILLMAR — As Twins fans know all too well, picking the right roster can mean everything. Joe Holm believes he has the winning combination...
May 20, 2016 - 11:02pm
May 12, 2016
Retired Willmar teacher honored for his service on credit union board
APPLE VALLEY — George Peper, a retired Willmar Senior High School science teacher, now also has retired from his position on the United Educators Credit Union board. He spent 28 years volunteering on the board, both as a member and as board chair. He was recognized April 25 for...
May 12, 2016 - 5:23am
February 2, 2016
Willmar Food Shelf celebrates dedication of long-time volunteer
WILLMAR — Doc Watson, 91, had already been retired for several years when the call went out for volunteer drivers for the food shelf in 1992....
February 2, 2016 - 10:06pm
December 23, 2015
Volunteers bring music to Rice Memorial Hospital
WILLMAR — It’s almost lunchtime and Maggie Harp is seated at the baby grand piano in the garden court at Rice Memorial Hospital. She’s...
December 23, 2015 - 11:12pm
‘It’s good to give back’
WILLMAR –– A home fix-it to-do list that Greg Schmit had carefully written mapped out a long list of projects that needed to be done this...
September 23, 2015 - 10:34pm
June 17, 2015
Alzheimer’s group launches education effort
WILLMAR — They’re volunteers with a passion in common — educating the public about Alzheimer’s disease to help Kandiyohi County become a dementia-capable place for families to live and receive services. Trained volunteer educators will start fanning out across the county...
June 17, 2015 - 11:41pm
March 23, 2015
Youth service students make a difference in Willmar schools
The only bad thing about the youth service class at Willmar Senior High is that it’s too short, Michaele Stoeberl said. Stoeberl, a second-grade...
March 23, 2015 - 11:28am
Veteran logs 1,000 hours driving fellow veterans to VA
WILLMAR –– It’s 7:45 a.m. on a foggy Tuesday and Wayne Emberland is going over paperwork and chatting with the three military veterans...
May 23, 2014 - 3:00am
November 12, 2013
Rural Kandiyohi volunteer logs 30 years with Rice Hospice program
Over the years, Rice Hospice volunteer Carol Benson has been asked many times, “How can you do what you do?” Her answer is simple. “Anybody...
November 12, 2013 - 11:45pm
July 25, 2013
Community to give back to Willmar, Minn., volunteer battling lymphoma
WILLMAR - She has volunteered in the Willmar community for almost 15 years, helping raise more than $200,000 for Relay for Life and helping raise...
July 25, 2013 - 11:50pm
October 1, 2012
Volunteers sew tote bags Saturday in Willmar, Minn.
During the annual Sew-a-Thon on Saturday, a group of more than 40 volunteers sewed 210 bags for clients in veterans homes. The annual event was...
October 1, 2012 - 12:00am
April 23, 2012
Willmar, Minn., couple honored for hospice volunteering
WILLMAR -- Rice Memorial Hospital volunteers Christa and David Rivers of Willmar have received the 2012 Spirit of Advocacy award from Aging Services of Minnesota, one of the highest honors awarded to individuals in Minnesota who advocate on behalf of older adults. The award was presented...
April 23, 2012 - 7:30am
Kandiyohi County, Minn., VSO seeking veterans as hospice volunteers
WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County Veterans Service Office is looking for volunteers from each branch of the military service and from each war era to serve as volunteers to visit a veteran on hospice care. Volunteers will receive training April 30 and May 2 to visit veterans in a joint...
April 23, 2012 - 7:30am
October 14, 2011
Willmar, Minn., volunteer fair
October 14, 2011 - 12:00am