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Saving Rick's place: Friends rally to help keep Willmar man in his home
Chris Wallace to Reince Priebus: 'You Don't Get to Tell Us What to Do'
Box Office: 'Lego Batman' flies high over 'Great Wall,' 'Fist Fight'
Five injured in Pope County head-on crash with ambulance
Restarting out of bankruptcy, company revives former MN mining operation
Local Roundup: WarHawks drop second straight at New Ulm
Four Cards off to state
Prep Wrestling: Willmar wins fourth-straight section crown
Zucker and linemates lead Wild past Predators
Berrios more comfortable, feels command improving
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Driving a hard bargain for taxes
States' rights? Not so much, when it comes to retirement savings
Murder and Mayhem are hers to tell in Redwood County
Fagen Fighters Museum in Granite Falls listed as a top Minnesota attraction
The many meanings of Valentine's Day
Winifred E. O'Leary
Ronnie D. Clark
Donna M. Goff
Marlyn K. Sandry
Arlene L. Mortenson
Letters: Principles to guide our lives
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
February 19, 2013
College wrestling: Ridgewater 9 gear for national tournament
WILLMAR — Ridgewater College will supply nine of 251 wrestlers representing 40 community colleges across the country competing in Des Moines,...
February 19, 2013 - 11:21pm
February 18, 2013
Toops’ Spuds reach state wrestling
For the first time since 1981, the Moorhead Spuds’ wrestling team has reached the state tournament. The Spuds, who are coached by New London-Spicer graduate Skip Toops, defeated defending 8AAA champion and No. 2 seed Little Falls, in the Flyers’ gym, 37-28, in the championship...
February 18, 2013 - 9:35pm
Tickets on sale for team wrestling
Tickets for the Class AAA State Wrestling Tournament (Session I) involving the Willmar Cardinals go on sale today at the high-school office. Tickets are $14 for adults and $9 for students. The one-day, three-class team tourney starts at 9 a.m. Feb. 28 at the Xcel Energy Center in...
February 18, 2013 - 9:28pm
College wrestling: 2010 KMS grad Bauman ineligible to wrestle for Gophers
University of Minnesota redshirt sophomore Joel Bauman, a 2010 graduate of Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg High School, is ineligible to compete in meets, the school announced Monday. The decision is based on Bauman’s music career that has taken off recently on internet sites www.youtube.com...
February 18, 2013 - 9:23pm
College wrestling: Steinhaus cheering on KMS
Former Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg wrestler Kevin Steinhaus has almost 90 collegiate wins and is a star for the University of Minnesota, the nation’s...
February 18, 2013 - 9:22pm
February 17, 2013
Prep wrestling: Herzog pins down state tourney berth for Cardinals
PLYMOUTH — In baseball there’s nothing like a clean-up hitter with a .350 average and for Willmar wrestling nothing is better than having Cass Herzog in the on-deck circle with the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth. He’s batting a thousand. The Cardinals’ senior heavyweight...
February 17, 2013 - 11:58pm
February 16, 2013
Prep Wrestling: KMS heads back to state
BENSON -- The referee slapped the mat, Chase Norton had his match-clinching pin and the Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg wrestling team had earned its...
February 16, 2013 - 7:33pm
February 15, 2013
Prep wrestling: NLS falls short in 6AA semifinals
BIG LAKE — New London-Spicer won three of the first four matches in its Section 6AA semifinal dual with Becker Friday, but the Wildcats were able to come up with just two other wins as third-seeded Becker toppled No. 3 NLS 41-22. Tom Stageberg collected a 4-1 decision at 106 pounds...
February 15, 2013 - 11:58pm
Prep wrestling: ACGC heads to state
BELGRADE — After a three-year absence, the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City Falcons are returning to the Class A Team State Wrestling Tournament after...
February 15, 2013 - 11:38pm
February 14, 2013
Prep wrestling roundup: KMS advances to 3A Final Four
KERKHOVEN — Seven pins and a technical fall helped Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg topple Benson 62-15 in the quarterfinals of the Section 3A team tournament Thursday. The Fighting Saints, given the No. 2 seed in the tournament, will now meet three-time defending section champion No....
February 14, 2013 - 11:53pm
February 12, 2013
Prep wrestling roundup: ACGC, BBE, Paynesville advance to Section 5A semifinals
GROVE CITY — The top-seeded Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City Falcons nearly posted a shutout in the quarterfinals of the Section 5A team tournament Tuesday on their home mat. The Falcons used six falls and four forfeits from Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted to collect a 70-3 win that propelled...
February 12, 2013 - 11:50pm
Prep wrestling: NLS moves on in 6AA
NEW LONDON — Seven wins in the first eight matches of their Section 6AA team quarterfinal Tuesday sparked the No. 2-seeded New London-Spicer...
February 12, 2013 - 11:21pm
IOC drops wrestling from 2020 Olympics
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- IOC leaders dropped wrestling from the Olympic program on Tuesday, a surprise decision that removes one of the oldest Olympic sports from the 2020 Games. The IOC executive board decided to retain modern pentathlon - the event considered most at risk -...
February 12, 2013 - 7:10am
February 11, 2013
Prep wrestling: Section team tournaments start today
The prep wrestling playoffs get underway today in the area. The section team tournaments kicks off with 10 area teams in action with four competiting on their own mats. In Section 3AA South, top-seeded Dawson-Boyd/Lac qui Parle Valley will be hosting four matches in Dawson. In 6 p.m....
February 11, 2013 - 10:53pm
February 10, 2013
College wrestling: Warriors to send nine wrestlers to nationals
WILLMAR — All nine Ridgewater wrestlers that participated in the NJCAA North Central District Tournament Sunday qualified for the national...
February 10, 2013 - 8:29pm