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Willmar airport invites public to celebrate a decade of landings, takeoffs
Plans unveiled for new Willmar Surgery Center
Sioux Indian group wants Supreme Court to grant them promised land in heart of Minnesota
Family of Minnesota veteran lost to PTSD creates foundation for those returning from war
Small plane crash reported at Minnesota airport
Willmar offense comes alive in second half, downs Eagles
Cards fall to Rocori
Willmar loses early lead in loss to Marshall
Cardinals open season with shutout loss
Updated: Bridgewater out for season with dislocated knee, torn ACL
Comedy legend Gene Wilder dead at 83
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
Box office: 'Don't Breathe' Scares Up $26.1 million as hot summer for horror continues
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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
Victoria "Vicki" Lee
Steven Warren Sachs
Roland E. "Rollie" Swenson
Connie Lee Ulferts (aka Key Carelli)
Will: A 'slush fund' by any other name
Letter: Day of reckoning is near
Letter: Governor should call special session
Marcus: Obliging a donor is not necessarily criminal
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
March 15, 2016
Commentary: White poverty and me
In his continuing effort to pit races and classes against each other, Democratic presidential candidate and socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-VT)...
March 15, 2016 - 2:00am
September 18, 2015
Blacks in Minnesota see drastic income drop
ST. PAUL — Minnesota hasn’t done enough to help African-Americans get good jobs and climb out of poverty, Gov. Mark Dayton and other leaders said Thursday. The call for more action was prompted by a withering U.S. Census Bureau report showing the typical household income for...
September 18, 2015 - 9:00am
July 19, 2012
Updated: Native Americans to celebrate white bison born on Conn. farm (video)
July 19, 2012 - 10:15am
April 17, 2012
White Bear Lake couple identified in Italian cruise wreck
ROME (AP) -- Italian officials say they have identified the bodies of an American couple and two German nationals who perished when the Costa Concordia cruise ship capsized. In a posting on its website Tuesday, the Interior Ministry named Barbara and Gerald Heil of Minnesota, the...
April 17, 2012 - 8:15am
April 5, 2012
White Earth offers Vikings stadium $400 million in exchange for casino rights
April 5, 2012 - 11:57am
February 16, 2012
White Earth pitches casino as way to help state of Minn., tribe
ST. PAUL -- A White Earth Nation proposal to build a Twin Cities casino that could help fund a new stadium is the most acceptable plan to help...
February 16, 2012 - 11:35am
February 15, 2012
White Earth to announce Twin Cities casino plan
ST. PAUL -- The White Earth Nation's chairwoman plans on Thursday to announce details of a proposal to build a Twin Cities casino that could provide funding to build a new Minnesota Vikings stadium. The announcement follows December comments by Chairwoman Erma Vizenor, who said White...
February 15, 2012 - 3:36pm
November 22, 2011
Warm farewell for Willmar, Minn., students, turkeys headed for White House
WILLMAR -- Ted and Ray behaved admirably Monday morning, for a couple of turkeys. It was clear that the hard work of four Willmar High School...
November 22, 2011 - 11:00am
August 31, 2011
White Sox's 5-run fifth sinks Twins
CHICAGO (AP) -- Alejandro De Aza drove in a career-high four runs to lead the Chicago White Sox to an 8-6 win over the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday...
August 31, 2011 - 12:41am
May 24, 2011
Paul White of Litchfield, a financial consultant with Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, was recently honored for new member growth. White ranked third nationally among the organization's 2,300 financial representatives by attracting 53 new adult benefit members to join the organization...
May 24, 2011 - 12:00am
May 5, 2011
Blackburn, Twins cap sweep of Chisox
CHICAGO -- Talk about a tough act to follow. Minnesota's Nick Blackburn had one Wednesday, getting on the mound about 15 hours after teammate...
May 5, 2011 - 12:00am
December 30, 2010
Betty White voted AP Entertainer of the Year
By Jake Coyle AP Entertainment Writer What Betty White did in 2010 doesn't usually happen: an 88-year-old actress with more than six decades...
December 30, 2010 - 8:05am
November 27, 2010
Cartoon by Michael Ramirez
November 27, 2010 - 12:00am
October 5, 2010
American Opinion: On replacing the director of the White House National Economic Council:
An excerpt from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States: From The Associated Press On replacing the director of the White House National Economic Council: President Barack Obama took office with a promise to create jobs and has reiterated it intermittently, as the...
October 5, 2010 - 12:00am
September 13, 2010
Commentary: Can't take the heat?
SAN DIEGO -- When it comes to serving as leader of the free world, "confident" and "resolute" always look better on your resume than "insecure" and "self-absorbed." Would someone please explain this to President Obama? After nearly two years in office, he still hasn't figured out...
September 13, 2010 - 12:00am