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Records published Sept. 26
Willmar businessman honored as Unsung Hero
Suicide threat in Starbuck ends without incident
Man gets prison term for kidnapping
TIMBERWOLVES: Athletic Jefferson catches Thibodeau's eye
Local Roundup: Plenty of area football teams contending
Gophers RBs Smith, Brooks expected to return vs. Maryland
South St. Paul's Stalock continues comeback with Wild
Twins' Polanco honors grandfather's memory with strong play
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Jimmy Kimmel mocks Sean Spicer to his face about that inauguration crowd size incident
Printer Andy Kahmann of Montevideo named 2017 Prairie Disciple
Country Quilters show is this weekend in Willmar
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'Idiots' worth a visit at The Barn Theatre in Willmar
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Arts festival celebrates 20 years in Willmar
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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Editorial: This is what the flag stands for Mr. President
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WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
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June 26, 2016
Area Baseball: Morris edges Bird Island in amateur baseball pitcher’s duel
Sam Mattson edged Brad Gass in a pitcher’s duel Saturday as Morris edged Bird Island 2-0 in amateur baseball
June 26, 2016 - 11:39pm
June 25, 2016
Area Baseball: SH/M Legion splits two games at tourney
The Sacred Heart/MACCRAY Legion baseball team traveled to Mankato for a tournament and started it off by splitting the first two games, losing the first to Lino Lakes 5-1 and winning the second over Sleepy Eye 11-8
June 25, 2016 - 12:34am
June 16, 2016
Area Baseball: Pitchers struggle as MoonDogs wallop Stingers
The struggling Willmar Stingers had their roughest outing of the season Wednesday
June 16, 2016 - 12:06am
June 8, 2016
Area Baseball Roundup: Willmar Legion posts shutout in opener
WILLMAR — Seven of Willmar’s starters got at least one hit and Grant Bangen tossed five shutout innings Wednesday as Post 167 opened the Legion baseball season with a 10-0 win over Cottonwood. Willmar scored twice in the first and produced another five runs in the next frame to...
June 8, 2016 - 11:56pm
June 1, 2016
Amateur Baseball: Three Rockets blank Rails 12-0
Tribune Sports RAYMOND — The Raymond Rockets trounced the Willmar Rails on Wednesday, winning the Cornbelt League game 12-0 in seven innings. The Rockets put up crooked numbers in four separate innings, translating their 12 hits into 12 runs. Jordan Smith and Calvin Kosminskas each...
June 1, 2016 - 11:55pm
May 30, 2016
Amateur Baseball Roundup: Chuckers fight off Eagles
REGAL — Jordan Olson homered and had two RBIs, leading the Atwater Chuckers to a 6-5 County Line League win over Regal Sunday. Josh Cunningham scored twice for Atwater, which at one point held a 6-2 lead. Justin Schroeder doubled and knocked in a run for the Chuckers. Austin Kampsen...
May 30, 2016 - 11:44pm
May 27, 2016
Amateur Baseball: Bird Island strikes quickly in win over Atwater
Bird Island jumped out to a quick three run lead in the first and Atwater could never catch up, losing 4-2 in a non-league amateur baseball game...
May 27, 2016 - 11:43pm
May 25, 2016
Area Roundup: Cardinals advance two doubles teams, singles player to Section 8AA finals
BECKER — Willmar had two doubles teams and a singles entrant advance out of the Section 8AA-South tournament on Wednesday, including Peyton Fischer who finished third in singles. The freshman started his day beating No. 6-seeded Spencer Mattson of Big Lake, 4-6, 7-5, 7-6 (8-6)....
May 25, 2016 - 11:25pm
May 22, 2016
Amateur Baseball: Chuckers down NLS on bases-loaded walk in 10th
Brian Kingery drew a two-out, bases-loaded walk in the 10th inning, leading Atwater to a come-from-behind 10-9 win over New London-Spicer in...
May 22, 2016 - 11:33pm
May 20, 2016
Amateur Baseball: Thunstedt handcuffs Nicks in Rails’ win
Tanner Thunstedt struck out 10 in a complete-game performance as the Willmar Rails defeated St. Nicholas 2-1 in a non-league amateur baseball...
May 20, 2016 - 11:43pm
May 18, 2016
Amateur Baseball Roundup
SACRED HEART — Jordon Kontz was 3-for-4 and Travis McGlauflin limited Sacred Heart to just two hits as Marshall clipped the Saints 2-1 in a Cornbelt League game Wednesday. Nate Hebrink and Jeremy Hinderks were the only two Saints to manage a hit — both singles — as McGlauflin...
May 18, 2016 - 11:42pm
May 15, 2016
Amateur Baseball: Strong pitching leads Rockets to shutout win over Kilowatts
John Sawatzky pitched six innings of one-hit ball and Alex Lotthammer earned a save by striking out seven in three scoreless innings as Raymond defeated Granite Falls 3-0 on Sunday in a Corn Belt League game
May 15, 2016 - 11:25pm
September 8, 2015
Rec Sports: WCER Sunday Soccer League playoffs commence
The Willmar Community Education and Recreation’s Sunday Soccer League first round playoffs began Sunday at Roosevelt Fields. No. 2 seed...
September 8, 2015 - 12:06am
September 5, 2015
Amateur Baseball: NLS Twins' state run ends
The New London-Spicer Twins' run in the Class C state amateur baseball tournament ended with a 6-0 loss to Plato in the third round on Saturday
September 5, 2015 - 7:24pm
August 30, 2015
Amateur Baseball: Draftees hurl NLS Twins into third round at state tournament
WATKINS — New London-Spicer starter Brad Mergen threw seven shutout innings before running into trouble, but the draftee from Farming had plenty of support at the plate as the Twins eliminated Delano from the Class C State Amateur Baseball Tournament by posting a 7-3 win in the...
August 30, 2015 - 11:53pm