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USDA expects corn and soybean production to set new record highs
Potential tragedy averted in shooting at Minnesota apartment
10-year-old boy dies in crash with 14-year-old driver
Hawk Creek Lutheran plans 'celebration' Sunday
Records published Aug. 25
Bridgewater calms concerns about sore shoulder
Cabrera leads Tigers past Twins, 9-4
Willmar tennis opens season with sweep
Tigers overpower Twins
Reloaded Cardinals look to make further strides
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
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Study finds 50 children per day nationwide injured in stroller, carrier accidents
10 tips to avoid summer sabotage of diet, exercise
Reader News: A five-generation photo
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
Gary G. Glein
Carol J. Hansen
Herbert K. Dittes
Emma Ruth Kassa
Melvin E. Anderson
Trump's new evolving immigration plan is no 'flip-flop'
Populism Even Republicans Can Get Behind
Commentary: A nice column about Donald Trump
Cartoon by Chris Britt
Willmar City Council
July 2, 2016
Willmar Airport open for business as usual
WILLMAR—Things are changing at the Willmar Airport, with the termination of the fixed-base operator and the city beginning the process...
July 2, 2016 - 12:09am
June 22, 2016
Willmar City Council hears stormwater management update
WILLMAR — The city of Willmar works each year to keep its ditches, drains and ponds clean and clear to help manage the city’s stormwater....
June 22, 2016 - 11:57pm
Willmar City Council to consider ordinance amendments
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council will conduct public hearings at its July 5 meeting on two ordinance amendments. In February Redeemer Lutheran...
June 22, 2016 - 7:29pm
June 21, 2016
Willmar City Council passes three of four city charter amendments
WILLMAR — With all eight council members in attendance Monday night, the Willmar City Council was able to act on the four proposed amendments...
June 21, 2016 - 11:40pm
June 20, 2016
Willmar City Council supports playground, concerts at Robbins Island
WILLMAR — Robbins Island will be rocking this summer with two free community concerts as Willmar community groups assist in revitalizing the...
June 20, 2016 - 11:24pm
June 17, 2016
Willmar City Council to discuss destination playground Monday
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council will meet 7 p.m. Monday in the Council Chamber at the Willmar Municipal Utilities building. On the agenda...
June 17, 2016 - 9:10pm
June 15, 2016
Willmar City Council moves forward with sales tax
WILLMAR — In a 6 to 0 vote, the Willmar City Council committed Monday to pursuing a local option sales tax. “I think we need to do it. I...
June 15, 2016 - 12:07am
June 13, 2016
Clock ticking for vote on Willmar charter amendments that require all eight members present
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council has until July 6 to vote on four city charter amendments before they die due to the lack of a vote from the entire council. Three of the amendments have been brought to the council before, but council absences made it impossible for a vote to...
June 13, 2016 - 12:19am
June 10, 2016
Merger of Kandiyohi County and Willmar assessor offices to start with property data collection
WILLMAR — Staff from the Kandiyohi County assessor’s office will go house to house this summer and fall, collecting information for the county’s property assessment database. It’s a painstaking but necessary part of the process of merging the city of Willmar assessor’s...
June 10, 2016 - 11:26pm
June 8, 2016
Survey says streets, parks should be top priorities in Willmar
WILLMAR — Residents in and around Willmar feel streets and parks should be top priorities for Willmar going forward into the next several years,...
June 8, 2016 - 11:53pm
June 7, 2016
Dooley’s agreement passes
WILLMAR — The business subsidy agreement with Dooley Brothers was approved Monday night by the Willmar City Council, clearing the way for the...
June 7, 2016 - 11:52pm
Willmar City Council terminates fixed-based operator contract
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council voted to terminate the fixed-base operator contract between the city and Brian Negen, Maximum Cruise Aviation,...
June 7, 2016 - 12:19am
June 3, 2016
Willmar City Council to decide on sex offender housing limits
The Willmar City Council is set to make a decision Monday on whether they will limit where some sex offenders can live within city limits. The current draft of the ordinance says level-three offenders — those deemed most likely to reoffend — would be prohibited from living within...
June 3, 2016 - 11:55pm
June 2, 2016
Negen makes moves to keep city FBO contract
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council is expected to decide Monday whether to terminate the contract of the Willmar Airport’s fixed-base operator....
June 2, 2016 - 11:09pm
May 31, 2016
Willmar City Council to have new faces after November election
WILLMAR — There are contested races in three of the four city wards, and come January there will be new faces on the Willmar City Council representing...
May 31, 2016 - 11:55pm