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Party host pleads guilty in Lac qui Parle case
Pump station to be added to pipeline through Meeker County
Man accused of shooting deputy faces four felony counts, including attempted murder
Jury selection complete in Little Falls murder case
MSU-Mankato players expected to practice Friday
Girls basketball: LQPV team MVP Freetly cuts award into thirds to share with teammates
Goalie Ilya Bryzgalov is No. 1 for Wild
Willmar notebook: Snow brings icy thoughts of Freon
Stephen Colbert named to takeover 'Late Show' on CBS
4-part harmony on stage Saturday at WEAC in Willmar, Minn.
Bemidji featured as FX posts first seven minutes of 'Fargo' series
Mickey Rooney, versatile actor and master showman, dies At 93
David Letterman to retire from CBS 'Late Show' In 2015
Family Dollar to cuts jobs, plans to close about 350 stores
Green Mill reopens after extensive remodel
BlackBerry severs sales ties with T-Mobile
Nominatinations sought for B2B’s ‘5 Over 40’ issue in west central Minnesota
GlenOaks expands services offered at Village Apartments in New London
Chester "Chet" L. Olsen
Mildred "Micky" H. Wermager
For area Magic: The Gathering fans, it’s more than just a game
Twitter rolls out new look to user profile pages
Motorcycle safety: Training key to saving lives this riding season
Valle — Steinhaus
Monson — Wetterling
Letter: Compassion within a tragedy
Minnesota Opinion: Stop distracted driving on Minnesota highways
Minnesota Opinion: Moving in a civil rights direction in America
Commentary: Rand Paul’s amateur hour
Commentary: Sebelius is a scapegoat for Obama
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