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With few races, Minnesota primary turnout in August likely small
High court race is a Minnesota question
Eden Valley farmer elected to National Corn Growers Board
Poll: Trump trails by 6 points after DNC
Vikings & fine art come together in new stadium
UPDATE: Glenwood/Lowry to play Pierz again at 7:30
Stanley Cup to meet Stanley car in Minnesota
G/L Legion marches ahead at state
Getting it right
Stingers rebound to clobber Bucks
Judge dismisses 29 claims to late musician Prince's estate
Small town Lake Lillian gears up for big time production
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
ASTRO BOB: Getting stung by a 'scorpion' can be a beautiful thing
The search for a world-record lake trout
Johnson -- Haverly
Quisberg -- Larson
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
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
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
David L. Lake
Joan M. Caspers
Esther Helen Iverson
Parker: Are we all Democrats this year?
Dionne: Hillary takes the fight to Trump
Thomas: Hillary's recycled speech
Obama: Continuity we can believe in
Will: Mike Pence the pliable
April 1, 2015
Expert: Welcome tomfoolery at work
FARGO — If you get a call at work today and someone asks: “Do you have Prince Albert in a can?” just play along. Anyone working that tired...
April 1, 2015 - 6:00am
July 11, 2014
Even on vacation, many find it difficult to disconnect from work
FARGO, N.D. — Vacation. It’s a word to conjure with, summoning forth images of sand, sun and inboxes. Inboxes?
July 11, 2014 - 11:28pm
July 7, 2014
Work begins today on County Road 138
Road work is scheduled to begin today on Kandiyohi County Road 138 from County Road 10 to County Road 98. The road will be closed to through traffic for grading and gravel base operations. Travelers needing to go north or south should drive east past County Road 138 and travel north...
July 7, 2014 - 11:12pm
August 19, 2013
City to close 19th Street Northwest for rail crossing work
WILLMAR — The City of Willmar announced today that 19th Street Northwest between West Trunk Highway 12 to north of the BNSF railroad tracks will be closed starting at 7 a.m. Thursday through 5 p.m. Friday this week for rail crossing improvements. Traffic will not be allowed through...
August 19, 2013 - 1:44pm
May 13, 2013
RR crossing in Raymond, Minn, closed Wednesday for repairs
RAYMOND - The Burlington Northern Santa Fe railway crossing on Kandiyohi County Road 7 in the city of Raymond will be closed Wednesday for repairs. The closure will take place from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Motorists should plan to use alternate routes. -- Staff reports
May 13, 2013 - 4:37pm
Benson Ave. West in Willmar, Minn., closed this week
WILLMAR -- Benson Avenue West between Seventh Street and Eighth Street will be closed through Friday for roofing improvements at the Willmar Municipal Utilities Power Plant, the city Public Works Department has announced. Officials anticipate the work will be completed by late afternoon...
June 13, 2012 - 12:00am
June 5, 2012
Coach Carolyn blog: Take a vacation this summer
June 5, 2012 - 8:50am
February 22, 2012
Inside Scoop blog: New kid on the block
February 22, 2012 - 8:40am
January 27, 2012
Contractors file claims for work lost during shutdown
ST. PAUL (AP) -- Claims against the state for interrupted road work during last summer's government shutdown are piling up. So far, 29 claims by highway contractors who lost work have been settled for $2 million.
January 27, 2012 - 10:19am
January 2, 2012
Work experience program helps launch students into life
WILLMAR -- Willmar Senior High student Chris Voss watches a big white pickup truck slowly move through the car wash at Walt's of Willmar, and...
January 2, 2012 - 12:00am
January 25, 2011
Twin Cities contractor survives nail gun wound to chest
BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. -- A contractor working on a project in a suburban Twin Cities home has survived a nail gun wound to the chest. Police say the accident happened Monday afternoon in Brooklyn Park. A woman left the home while the contractor worked and returned hours later to find...
January 25, 2011 - 9:12am
November 27, 2010
Commentary: The hard work of a downtown Christmas
NEW YORK CITY -- A week ago in the big city, I'm bopping along Fifth Avenue with my brother, and the place is one huge construction site. But this evening's industriousness differs from the usual after-hours midtown work. Guys aren't pouring new cement, climbing out of sewer manholes...
November 27, 2010 - 12:00am
September 16, 2010
Editorial: Work on vital Grass Lake site continues
It is good to see the Grass Lake restoration project near Willmar has finally gotten on the political radar this week. Elected officials, state natural resource officials and property owners met Tuesday to discuss Grass Lake developments and building consensus on phase two options. The...
September 16, 2010 - 12:00am
August 19, 2010
Road work begins today between Fairfax and Hector
WILLMAR -- A major pavement patching project began today on state Highway 4 between Fairfax and Hector. Motorists can expect delays of approximately 10 to 15 minutes during work hours. Crews will be working on the project until approximately 3:30 p.m. today and then again from 8...
August 19, 2010 - 11:45am
August 16, 2010
Excerpts from recent editorials in Minnesota newspapers: From The Associated Press On work force need for more immigrants: The warning is not new: With the retirement of baby boomers, we will face a worker and skills shortage.
August 16, 2010 - 12:00am