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Eden Valley farmer elected to National Corn Board
Farm Credit associations based in Willmar and North Dakota explore merger
Minnesota mom accused of driving drunk with 5-year-old for over 100 miles
Willmar Public Library Children's Matinee
Grant application for Robbins Island playground raises questions on city role
Fast start propels Stingers past Waterloo
Peterson sets sights on another NFL record
Zimmer grateful for contract extension
Vikings expectations as high as a clear sky
Greenway enters his 11th and final training camp
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
Johnson -- Haverly
Quisberg -- Larson
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
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
Esther Helen Iverson
Helen M. Sorenson
David L. Lake
Will: The path ahead for Hillary Clinton
Commentary: For Trump to Lose, GOP must let Clinton win
Commentary: Trump: Seeking victory through fear
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
September 20, 2014
The Insider: Ridgewater at M State today
The Ridgewater Warriors (0-1, 2-1) are at M State Fergus Falls (0-0, 1-2) for a 1:30 p.m. kickoff Saturday in an MCAC South Division football clash. The Spartans, who had a bye last week, opened with a win over Fond du Lac but have since lost to Central Lakes and Dakota College. Ridgewater,...
September 20, 2014 - 12:49am
September 17, 2014
Girls Tennis: Rocori nudges Willmar on courts
WILLMAR — The Rocori Spartans edged Willmar on Tuesday 4-3. Coach Jim Anderson praised the play of Hannah Kobienia, who won 6-2, 6-0 at 3-singles: “She played her best singles match setting up strong approach shots to her opponent’s backhand then finishing at the net.” Bergen...
September 17, 2014 - 1:37am
September 14, 2014
College Football: Rochester fights off Warriors’ rally
ROCHESTER — The visitors from west-central Minnesota to the Rochester Regional Sports Stadium on Saturday evening showed an over-abundance of courtesy spotting the home team a 21-0 lead. When Ridgewater College dispensed with the formalities due the MCAC’s most dominating program,...
September 14, 2014 - 11:57pm
September 11, 2014
College Volleyball: Ridgewater makes it three straight on road
ST. CLOUD — The Ridgewater volleyball team won its third straight MCAC South Division road win on Wednesday, rebounding from a onegame deficit to win the final two set and knock off St. Cloud Technical College in fi ve games. The Warriors, down 2-1 after losing games one and...
September 11, 2014 - 3:38am
September 1, 2014
College Volleyball: Warriors earn big road win
ROCHESTER — The Ridgewater volleyball team picked up a big road win Saturday, rebounding from a one-game deficit to takes games four and five and down Rochester 25-23, 23-25, 25-20, 25-20 and 15-13. “We fought through some adversity, faced some large deficits, but we kept our...
September 1, 2014 - 11:12pm
Auto Racing: Nelson Nationals this weekend
WILLMAR — The KRA Speedway will honor the memory of Charlie Nelson, the race-driver’s friend, during the two-day Fall Festival that wraps...
September 1, 2014 - 11:11pm
College Football: Ridgewater passes first test
WILLMAR — Sophomore quarterback Tony Ayala threw for three touchdowns and freshman running back Dominick Wise scooted 46 yards for another...
September 1, 2014 - 11:01pm
August 11, 2014
Cardinal Pride: Three to be inducted into HOF in ’14
Cardinal Pride announced three inductees into their Hall of Fame for 2014: Three-sport athlete and 1995 Willmar graduate Dawn (Severtson) Teetzel, Mike Hanson, retired varsity basketball and assistant football coach, and Bill Taunton, a community benefactor, activities promoter,...
August 11, 2014 - 11:30pm
College Football: Warriors pad up for 2014 season
Following three days of conditioning, the Ridgewater College Warriors donned pads Monday for the first time for a late afternoon practice at...
August 11, 2014 - 11:25pm
August 8, 2014
RU Game: Celebrating with the head Geezer
Chairman of the Geezer Golf League: Harold Westhoff celebrated his 95th birthday on Friday morning during the men’s 9 a.m. coffee stop at the...
August 8, 2014 - 11:52pm
August 1, 2014
The Insider: Hotdish Hunger 5k walk/run Aug. 9
The fourth annual Hotdish Hunger 5k walk/run-1 mile fun run is scheduled for Aug. 9 at Eagle Lake Lutheran Church, on 60th Avenue NE, Willmar. The event is co-sponsored by Eagle Lake Lutheran, Faith Lutheran of Spicer, Peace Lutheran of New London, and Trinity-West Lake Johanna Lutheran...
August 1, 2014 - 12:20am
July 23, 2014
Golf: Jacobson four back entering MGA final day
GOLDEN VALLEY -- Willmar’s Andy Jacobson again played a steady, even-par round on Tuesday and remains four shots off the lead after round two of the 111th Minnesota Golf Association Amateur Championship at the Golden Valley Golf and Country Club. Jacobson, playing out of Eagle...
July 23, 2014 - 1:29am
July 21, 2014
Golf: Jacobson tied for 7th at Amateur Championships
GOLDEN VALLEY — Willmar’s Andy Jacobson is tied for seventh, four shots off the lead, after the first 18 holes Monday of the 111th Minnesota Golf Association Amateur Championships at the Golden Valley Golf & Country Club. Jacobson, playing out of Eagle Creek Golf Course,...
July 21, 2014 - 11:48pm
February 9, 2014
College Men's Basketball: Ridgewater falls to Buejays
WORTHINGTON — Ridgewater couldn’t find the rim from the free throw line, fell behind by 20 at halftime and bowed to Minnesota West 80-67 on Saturday. “The first half was terrible,” said Warriors head coach Bob Knutson, who missed the game to attend his son’s wedding. “But...
February 9, 2014 - 11:46pm
College Women's Basketball: Warriors lose to Minn. West
WORTHINGTON — A big advantage at the free throw line helped Minnesota West edge the Ridgewater women’s basketball team 68-65 on Saturday. Ridgewater hit five more shots from the field and hit 11-of-14 free throws. But MW was sent to the line 31 times and dropped 21. “The girls...
February 9, 2014 - 11:44pm