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Donald Trump Jr. wants to get rid of his Secret Service detail. Former agents say that's a bad idea.
Willmar Community Assembly begins
Looming Maria poses extremely dangerous threat to the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico
Willmar tax levy increases 3 percent, for now
Willmar lawmaker sends letter Trump requesting emergency status for opioid epidemic
Local Roundup: Cardinals tennis team rolls by Marshall in straight sets
Schultz Column: Prep football by the numbers
Yankees closer comes in to shut down Twins in tight game
Wild captain Mikko Koivu re-ups with Wild for two years
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CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
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What's coming to Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime in September 2017
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Arts festival celebrates 20 years in Willmar
Fall Home Improvement 2017 now available online
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Retired nuclear physicist from Park River makes, sells thousands of jars of chokecherry jelly for charity
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
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July 9, 2017
Local Roundup: 'Cats big inning sends Stingers to defeat
WILLMAR - The Willmar Stingers surrendered a three-run lead in a big way, with Thunder Bay scoring six runs in the fifth inning and riding a strong effort from the Border Cat relief corps to win 7-5 on Sunday at Bill Taunton Stadium. Colin Rosenbaum homered and drove in three runs...
July 9, 2017 - 11:33pm
July 7, 2017
Local Roundup: MoonDogs jump out early, defeat Stingers
MANKATO - The Mankato MoonDogs exploded for five first inning runs on the way to an 11-5 win over the Willmar Stingers Friday night. Zac Wiley was the first to break through for the MoonDogs and he did so in a big way with a three-run bomb off Stinger starter Cameron Churchill. Churchill...
July 7, 2017 - 11:57pm
July 6, 2017
Local Roundup: Bucks comeback to down Stingers
WILLMAR - A three-run seventh inning proved to be the difference on Thursday night as the Waterloo Bucks defeated the Willmar Stingers, 5-3....
July 6, 2017 - 11:31pm
July 5, 2017
Local Roundup: Stingers open second half with victory
WILLMAR - The Willmar Stingers' second half got started just like their first half did: with a win. Josh Bissonette went 3-for-5 and finished...
July 5, 2017 - 11:22pm
July 4, 2017
Local Roundup: Buffalo downs Willmar Legion
WILLMAR - Buffalo scored four seventh-inning runs to cement a 7-2 victory over Willmar Legion Post 167 on Monday in a game that was a one-run...
July 4, 2017 - 10:41pm
July 2, 2017
Stingers Baseball: How sweep it is
ROCHESTER—On Saturday afternoon, the Willmar Stingers showed up at Mayo Field for a two-game set with the Rochester Honkers, equipped with...
July 2, 2017 - 10:38pm
Video: Stingers record final out vs. Honkers
The Willmar Stingers defeated the Rochester Honkers 11-9 on Saturday at Mayo Field in Rochester. Alex Reyes closed out the win, getting a fly...
July 2, 2017 - 12:10am
June 30, 2017
Local Roundup:Willmar VFW is double trouble
WILLMAR - Plenty of teams excel offensively or defensively but Willmar's VFW team proved their dominance is dual-sided Friday evening against...
June 30, 2017 - 11:26pm
June 29, 2017
Local Roundup: Loggers thump Stingers
WILLMAR - The Willmar Stingers will try to erase Thursday night's game with La Crosse from their memories after the Loggers dominated in a lopsided 17-1 win at Bill Taunton Stadium. The 17 runs were the highest total allowed by the Stingers in a game this season. La Crosse put the...
June 29, 2017 - 11:00pm
WCT Sports Show: Talking Stingers at the Beach
Jake and Curt discuss how the Willmar Stingers’ season is faring from the comfortable seats of the Ecowater Beach Club at Bill Taunton Stadium....
June 29, 2017 - 3:11pm
June 28, 2017
Stingers Notebook: McCorkle's return and record chasing
WILLMAR—The Willmar Stingers not only regained some valuable infield depth and blazing speed on the basepaths this week, but they have...
June 28, 2017 - 11:33pm
Stingers: Larks' Beyer flies higher
WILLMAR—Just as he did 12 days before, right-hander Micah Beyer silenced the Willmar Stingers on Wednesday night as the Bismarck Larks...
June 28, 2017 - 11:30pm
NWL Baseball: Varland follows in impressive footsteps
WILLMAR - Pitching the night after Polo Portela dazzled once again on the mound, Willmar Stingers right-hander Gus Varland followed in Portela's...
June 28, 2017 - 6:45am
June 24, 2017
Local Roundup: Stingers turn tables, garner win
WILLMAR—For the second consecutive night, the Willmar Stingers saw a 5-1 lead fall by the wayside, but this time around they made sure...
June 24, 2017 - 1:12am
June 22, 2017
Stingers: Wheels come off in Willmar's loss to St. Cloud
WILLMAR - The wheels came off after a quick start for the Willmar Stingers on Thursday night. The St. Cloud Rox used a pair of four-run innings...
June 22, 2017 - 11:03pm