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Police seek DNA analysis in Willmar armed robbery
Video captures motorcyclist being thrown from bike on I-94
Man found drowned in lake with boat going in circles
Health care costs remain a big concern for Minnesota employers
Willmar technicians’ avian flu work honored
Legendary girls basketball coach Pat Summitt dead at 64
Kooista wins arms battle
NWL Baseball: Bats go silent in Stingers' loss at St. Cloud
NLS holds down Litchfield for Legion win
Community Christian's Reid makes immediate splash
Chippewa County Fair featuring two big bands in one night
Little Crow Skiers All-School Reunion at Willmar Fests
Pioneer Public TV announces local PBS Kids Writers contest winners
Willmar woman to audition for 'The Voice'
Netflix price hikes could lead to customers bailing
Here are the Willmar Fests Ambassador nominees
Foot Lake 4 registrations totaled 669 Saturday
Willmar Fests Grande Day Parade
KMS Marching Saints: honoring "The Greatest Generation"
Cardettes final tune-up for Fests parade
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
Lauretta L. Theline
Velora "Val" Westerlund
Gerald "Jerry" Koosmann
Norbert P. Anderson
Alvera A. Haugen
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Midwest Opinion: Great Lakes diversion deal is a good outcome
Commentary: The risk factor of Donald Trump
Commentary: Trump's pivot to Damascus
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
December 27, 2011
NeXt Willmar celebrating one year of offering opportunities for younger employees
WILLMAR -- NeXt Willmar offers younger employees in the area an opportunity to broaden their leadership skills and build networks. The organization...
Business / News / local / region
December 27, 2011 - 12:00am
August 29, 2011
News / local
August 29, 2011 - 12:00am
August 16, 2011
Twins trade Young to Tigers for 2 players
By Noah Trister, AP Sports Writer DETROIT -- Delmon Young found out he was traded from Minnesota to Detroit, hours before the Twins were scheduled...
sports / pro
August 16, 2011 - 12:00am
December 23, 2010
American Opinion - On limited jobs for young adults:
An excerpt from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States: From The Associated Press On limited jobs for young adults: "The youth these days just aren't willing to work like had to in our day." When mature adults get together and start talking about the younger generation,...
opinion / editorials
December 23, 2010 - 12:00am
November 26, 2010
Commentary: A Cicero with a future
WASHINGTON -- Winning California's state lottery with the first ticket he bought put Kevin McCarthy, then 20, on a path to becoming, in January, the third-ranking Republican leader of a House majority pledged to make government less bountiful. With the $5,000 he won in 1985, McCarthy...
opinion / commentary
November 26, 2010 - 12:00am
November 10, 2010
This is the records summary for Nov. 10. Theft SPICER -- The theft of a shotgun from a vehicle was reported around 2:30 p.m. Monday along North Shore Drive. The value of the gun was estimated at $1,000. Fire RAYMOND -- The Blomkest Fire Department was paged to a tractor fire around...
November 10, 2010 - 12:00am
September 30, 2010
Young homer power Twins
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Delmon Young homered and drove in two runs and the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2 on Wednesday night...
sports / pro
September 30, 2010 - 12:00am
August 13, 2010
Sheriff: SD boy dies after being left in hot car
The Kingsbury County sheriff's office says a young boy has died after being left in his car seat for several hours during hot weather. Sheriff Kevin Scotting says the boy died about 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, before paramedics arrived at the home in rural Kingsbury County. Outside temperatures...
News / nation
August 13, 2010 - 8:24am
A good word for Rep. Bachmann
These days I am not in the habit of defending any politician, because most of them disgust me. However, in Michele Bachmann's case I would put in a good word. Bachmann is first and foremost a true Christian. She knows Jesus Christ as her personal savior. She is secondly a pro-lifer....
opinion / letters
January 13, 2010 - 12:00am
December 3, 2009
The right to bear arms
Opinion In response to Lee Paulson's letter in the Nov. 27 edition titled "A good use for guns?": The Second Amendment of the United States Constitution clearly gives each U.S. citizen (although with some exceptions, e.g. criminal record/mentally disturbed) the right to bear arm...
December 3, 2009 - 12:00am
November 7, 2009
Letter: Saving souls for eternity
On Oct. 22, Congress passed a hate crimes bill which President Obama signed into law a couple days later. This was done mainly to placate his supporters from the far left. This bill will supposedly give greater protection to the homosexual person. But will it really be able to do...
opinion / letters
November 7, 2009 - 12:00am
October 14, 2009
NL pumpkin grower misses world record
NEW LONDON -- A giant pumpkin grown in Iowa beat out a New London man's attempt for a world record. The difference was 65 pounds. Chad Revier...
News / local / region / state
October 14, 2009 - 12:00am
September 15, 2009
Letter: Our great health care system
In response to Graden West's Sept. 10 letter: As to Republicans wanting to keep our health care as is, that is basically true. And why not? It is the greatest health care system in the world. What they do desire is to lower health insurance premiums and health care costs for the people...
opinion / letters
September 15, 2009 - 12:00am
July 23, 2009
Hats off to helpful young man
Hats off from a Clara City woman to the young man who gave up his appointment so she could get in to see her dentist for emergency tooth pain. She writes, "I had waited a long time and was talking to the receptionist who told me all the morning appointments had shown up. That I could...
opinion / letters
July 23, 2009 - 12:00am
July 21, 2009
Granite Falls man charged with attempted murder, assault in Friday stabbing
WILLMAR -- A 68-year-old Granite Falls man has been charged with second-degree attempted murder and first- and second-degree assault in the Friday stabbing of a woman in that city. According to Police Chief Russ Blue, Curtis David Quale made his first appearance on the charges today...
News / region
July 21, 2009 - 12:58pm