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Police officer, 3 others killed in Wisconsin shootings
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'Housing first' solution helping homeless fight addiction, health issues
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'The Big Bang Theory' spinoff 'Young Sheldon' officially ordered at CBS
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
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American wines are gaining in popularity
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October 20, 2012
Enterprizing Kids in Willmar, Minn.
October 20, 2012 - 12:00am
October 13, 2012
Visitor from South America's most democratic nation arrives as election campaigns heats up
MONTEVIDEO -- Uruguay is lauded as the most democratic nation in South America, and its people pride themselves on their involvement in politics...
October 13, 2012 - 12:00am
October 12, 2012
School officials pick minds of west central Minnesota candidates on bevy of issues
WILLMAR -- The possibility of starting schools before Labor Day highlighted some of the few differences between legislative candidates Thursday...
October 12, 2012 - 12:00am
October 11, 2012
Discussion on homosexuality and religion tonight in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- Willmar's Interfaith Social Justice Series and Ridgewater College's PRISM group invites the public to view a documentary tonight and join a discussion on religion and homosexuality. The free event will be begins at 6:30 p.m. in the Ridgewater College Theater in Willmar....
October 11, 2012 - 1:42pm
For the students, it's a one-on-one with the state's top legal minds
WILLMAR -- After taking a break to remove their judicial robes and clear the auditorium stage, the seven justices of the Minnesota Supreme Court gamely answered a wide range of questions posed Wednesday morning by Willmar Senior High School students. Chief Justice Lorie Gildea answered...
October 11, 2012 - 12:00am
October 10, 2012
Candidates at Willmar, Minn., school board forum show similarities
WILLMAR -- The six candidates for Willmar School Board agreed on many issues at a candidate forum Tuesday, as they offered opinions on vouchers, school improvement and school lunches. Don Thorpe, Sahra Gure, Jackie Saulsbury, Liz VanDerBill, Mike Carlson and Mike Reynolds participated...
October 10, 2012 - 12:00am
October 9, 2012
Candidate forum tonight in Willmar, Minn., features School Board candidates
WILLMAR -- The League of Women Voters will host a candidate forum at 8 p.m. today for candidates for Willmar School Board. Six candidates are running for four seats: incumbent Mike Reynolds, of Willmar; Mike Carlson, Sahra Gure, Jackie Saulsbury and Liz VanDerBill, all of Willmar;...
October 9, 2012 - 1:55pm
October 8, 2012
Minn. high court visit to include case at the Senior High
WILLMAR -- The Minnesota Supreme Court is coming to Willmar. The justices, including new Justice Wilhelmina Wright, sworn in Sept. 27, are scheduled...
October 8, 2012 - 12:00am
Candidates plan to address education issues at Willmar, Minn., forum
WILLMAR -- Area legislative candidates will address education issues at a forum Thursday afternoon in Willmar. Superintendents and school board members from the area have been invited to attend, and the forum is also open to the public. It will be held from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Thursday...
October 8, 2012 - 12:00am
October 6, 2012
Willmar School Board will meet to consider offer for Lincoln School
WILLMAR -- The Willmar School Board will meet at 4:30 p.m. Monday in the board room on the first floor of the Willmar Education and Arts Center. The board will receive the annual audit from fiscal year 2012 from its accounting firm, Conway, Deuth and Schmiesing of Willmar. Also...
October 6, 2012 - 12:00am
October 5, 2012
Student numbers are up in Willmar, Minn., and consistent in other area school districts
WILLMAR -- Willmar's schools are fitting in about 100 more students than they did a year ago. The area's largest school district, Willmar had...
October 5, 2012 - 12:00am
October 1, 2012
Ridgewater College auto programs need more cars
WILLMAR -- In order to learn how to fix car engines, transmissions, bodies and bumpers, the students at Ridgewater College's auto repair programs...
October 1, 2012 - 12:00am
September 29, 2012
Field day at Ridgewater College
September 29, 2012 - 12:00am
September 22, 2012
Willmar School Board plans special meeting Monday to approve prelim. levy
WILLMAR -- The property tax levy for the Willmar School District could drop about 5 percent next year. The School Board will hold a special meeting at 6 p.m. Monday in the board room on the first floor of the Willmar Education and Arts Center, 611 Fifth St. S.W.
September 22, 2012 - 12:00am
September 21, 2012
Kennedy Elementary School in Willmar, Minn., offers reading, math tips to use with children at home
WILLMAR -- When parents read with their children, it's a good idea to stop once in a while and talk about how the subject of the book relates...
September 21, 2012 - 12:00am