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Willmar School Board meets Monday
Man found dead under television at Minnesota home
Woman, five children rescued from Alexandria townhome fire
Truck hits State Patrol car, injuring trooper, then drives off
Willmar teen gets probation, community service for bomb threat
Blaze makes first appearance at CMCS pep rally
Bluejays take down LQPV on road
WarHawks hit hard early, fall to 'Jacks
Vikings look to climb back into playoff race
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'
'Prairie Angels' makes a timely arrival in Renville County
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Curtis Burr Accola
Gregory W. Johnson
Ruth V. Thayer
Frances A. King
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
Willmar Fire Department
May 4, 2016
Multiple Willmar agencies aid tenants displaced by apartment fire
WILLMAR — At least 30 people, two birds and four cats escaped harm Tuesday after a stray cigarette butt engulfed a second-floor deck in flames...
May 4, 2016 - 11:28pm
April 18, 2016
Willmar firefighters called back to scene of controlled burn after flames reappear
WILLMAR - Willmar firefighters were called back Monday morning to the site of a controlled burn after a caller reported seeing flames in the...
April 18, 2016 - 1:53pm
April 10, 2016
Fire destroys mobile home in northeast Willmar
WILLMAR — A fire Saturday morning destroyed a mobile home in the 1400 block of Lakeland Drive Northeast, leaving several individuals homeless....
April 10, 2016 - 10:28pm
April 6, 2016
Firefighters respond to blaze in southeast Willmar
Members of the Willmar Fire Department respond Wednesday to a fire at 421 Becker Ave. SE. Willmar Police and Ambulance were also at the scene....
April 6, 2016 - 10:56pm
March 8, 2016
Fire consumes Willmar house
WILLMAR — A house caught fire early Tuesday morning on the 1400 block of Fairacre Lane Southwest off of 15th Street in Willmar. The Willmar...
March 8, 2016 - 11:29pm
March 4, 2016
Willmar firefighters rescue man from slippery roof
The Willmar Fire Department was called to Nelson International on East Highway 12 around 10:45 a.m. Friday to rescue a worker stranded on the...
March 4, 2016 - 11:40pm
Willmar Fire Department rescues man stranded on roof
Mike McDowell of Kandiyohi was installing a vent on a garage roof Friday in the back lot at Nelson International on East Highway 12 in Willmar,...
March 4, 2016 - 2:57pm
January 29, 2016
Fire causes minor damage to Willmar house
WILLMAR — The Willmar Fire Department responded to a fire Friday at a home located at 1501 14th Ave. N.E. in Willmar. Willmar Fire Chief Frank...
January 29, 2016 - 11:28pm
Fire at home on Willmar's northeast side causes minor damage
WILLMAR – The Willmar Fire Department responded to a fire Friday at a home located at 1501 14th Ave. N.E. in Willmar. Willmar Fire Chief Frank...
January 29, 2016 - 5:09pm
January 20, 2016
Willmar firefighters squelch attic fire
WILLMAR — Faulty wiring in the attic of a Willmar home may have caused it to catch fire early Tuesday morning, according to Willmar Fire Chief...
January 20, 2016 - 12:27am
October 6, 2015
Assisted by Fireman Nick Baker, Khloe Bredeson, 3, of Atwater, handles a fire hose. Willmar-area residents attended family night Tuesday at...
October 6, 2015 - 11:42pm
September 25, 2015
Video: Willmar Fire Department upping roster towards full strength
Willmar Fire Chief Frank Hanson comments on the August recruitment drive to bring the number of volunteer firefighters in the department to full...
September 25, 2015 - 12:00am
September 11, 2015
Firefighters honor the fallen on 9-11
The Willmar Fire Department's annually honors the 343 firefighters who died instantly, along with 60 police officers and 8 paramedics, when the...
September 11, 2015 - 1:49pm
August 10, 2015
Multiple injured in Willmar accident
WILLMAR – Multiple people were injured when a vehicle collided with a tree this morning in southeast Willmar. Preliminary information indicates...
August 10, 2015 - 12:24pm
video: Willmar Fire Department has 'Help Wanted' sign out
The Willmar Fire Department is out to hire 8 to 9 firefighters between now and the end of the year. Fire Chief Frank Hanson details qualifications to become a Willmar firefighter and where applications may be obtained.
July 10, 2015 - 8:04am