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Obama sees surging health care sign-ups
Alleged Montevideo bomb-maker told federal agents that he wasn’t violent
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Warwick attorney seeks to supress client’s statements
Gary Revier, thrice mayor of Redwood, dies at age 67
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Girls hockey: River Lakes tops Detroit Lakes 5-1
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‘Nuncrackers’ opens tonight at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minn.
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September 4, 2010
Communication blitz prepares ACGC for 4-day week
GROVE CITY -- Community meetings, special mailings, website information and calendars clearly marking which days there will be school and which...
news / local
September 4, 2010 - 12:00am
May 13, 2010
ACGC four-day school week gets blessing, will begin in fall
GROVE CITY -- Starting this fall, students in the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School District will be going to school just four days a week under a plan approved by the state Department of Education. ACGC Superintendent Sherri Broderius said she was notified Monday that the district...
news / local
May 13, 2010 - 12:00am
May 12, 2010
ACGC gets OK for 4-day school week
GROVE CITY - The state has given the OK for the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School to implement a four-day school week this fall. Parents received letters today informing them about the new school calendar. The change is expected to save ACGC about $38,000 each year, mostly through...
news / local
May 12, 2010 - 5:02pm
May 13, 2009
Warroad school board approves 4-day week
WARROAD, Minn. - The Warroad, Minn., school board voted this week to go to a four-day school week starting next fall to cut district costs. Phil Heppner, chairman of the school board, said the vote was 4-2 Monday night for the change. Faced with red ink in the coming year, the board...
news / state
May 13, 2009 - 10:45am
April 28, 2009
Renville County adopts 'green' theme for government week
OLIVIA -- Renville County will observe national government week by hosting a series of noon luncheons with presentations on "green' topics for students and the public. People are welcome to join the luncheons planned May 4 through 8 at the County Office Building in Olivia.
news / local / region
April 28, 2009 - 3:48pm
April 21, 2009
Round Lake-Brewster School rejects 4-day work week
BREWSTER -- In a 7-4 roll call vote, the Round Lake-Brewster School Board rejected the option of moving to a four-day school week during its Monday night meeting in Brewster.
news / state
April 21, 2009 - 9:00am
January 3, 2009
2008 Year in Review
A tornado that hit in the early evening hours of July 11, destroying several homes south of Willmar, was the region's top news story in 2008. A criminal vehicular homicide conviction for the driver involved in the bus crash that killed four students near Cottonwood, the fatal stabbing...
extra / news / Ridgewater
January 3, 2009 - 12:00am
September 29, 2008
Students and faculty at MACCRAY adjusting to new four-day schedule
CLARA CITY -- It appears to be unanimous -- the kids at MACCRAY High School really like having Mondays off. The teachers don't seem to mind it either. Formal evaluation reports will come later, but so far, things seem to be going smoothly in the MACCRAY School District since a new...
September 29, 2008 - 12:00am
May 12, 2008
Bemidji serves as 'capital for a day' during Statehood Week
BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) - It's Statehood Week celebrating Minnesota's 150th anniversary, and on Monday that means Bemidji is "Capital for a Day." Five cities in different areas of the state came out ahead in a voting competition late last year. Thief River Falls takes the spotlight Tuesday,...
May 12, 2008 - 8:00am