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Willmar soldiers return home
Governor to receive invite to tour Appleton prison
Records for Aug. 27
New London depot makes another historic move
Community steps forward to help as water recedes
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
NLS volleyball team wins two at Albany Invite
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
Molitor proceeding with caution on Mauer return
Maybe Bridgewater should just take a knee until Week 1
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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
Roland E. "Rollie" Swenson
Harold (Bill) William Wright
Cartoonist Opinions for Aug. 27
Letter: Our declining moral values
Why can't political ads be truthful?
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Letter: Nutrition must start early in life
May 7, 2015
Orchestra concert scheduled Sunday in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR — The Willmar Area Symphonic Orchestra presents its spring concert “Sounds From the New World” at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Willmar Education and Arts Center. Brock Geselius, the 2015 Young Artists’ Competition winner, will perform selections from “Phantom of the Opera”...
May 7, 2015 - 9:22am
It starts with art in west central Minnesota
Jade Roszak wants to study graphic arts in college. She’s narrowed her schools of choice to Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall...
May 7, 2015 - 9:20am
May 6, 2015
Video: Art students at the Willmar ALC
Art students at the Alternative Learning Center at Garfield School in Willmar talk about their art. Monica Villars is the art teacher. Student are required to take 2 credits or art class. A third credit is available as an elective. Their works are on display at WEAC through May 2...
May 6, 2015 - 10:29am
April 30, 2015
Video: Region 5A Arts Festival at NLS
Young artists from 11 high schools in Region 5A displayed their works at the MSHSL-sponsored 14th annual Arts Festival at New London-Spicer middle school gymnasium. Judges provided critiques and scored each work. Overall winners in 9 categories advance to the Perpich Art Center...
April 30, 2015 - 11:54am
Christian School to stage ‘Little Women’ at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minnesota
WILLMAR — Community Christian School in Willmar is staging the play “The Little Women” today and Saturday. The productions will be held at The Barn Theatre in downtown Willmar. Performances are at 6:30 p.m. today and 1 and 6:30 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are for sale in the CCS...
April 30, 2015 - 11:05am
‘Picasso at the Lapin Agile’ now on stage at Ridgewater College in Willmar, Minnesota
WILLMAR — Ridgewater College presents “Picasso at the Lapin Agile,” by Steve Martin at 7:30 p.m. today through Saturday at the college theater in Willmar. Tickets are $5 general admission; for reservations call 320-222-7605. This play contains mature subject matter and language. In...
April 30, 2015 - 11:03am
April 23, 2015
This dog makes a name for himself as an artist
When Kaydi Strickler-Grunhovd gets out the easel, Newman is ready. His ears perk up, his eyes get big and his feet scurry around the house faster...
April 23, 2015 - 8:47am
April 11, 2015
Video: With latest mural, renowned Willmar artist reflects on the history of Kandiyohi County
Paintings of strong, earnest faces pop from a large white canvas in bold colors on a mural that practically fills Ron Adams’ window-lined art...
April 11, 2015 - 8:18am
April 10, 2015
Face to Face: Willmar students turn their hand to portraits
Paty Alamo used the tip of her forefinger to blend the contrast of skin tone around the piercing emerald green eyes of her friend, a nearby photo...
April 10, 2015 - 12:44pm
March 17, 2015
Olivia’s Studio 125 makes it fun and easy
OLIVIA — With the right teacher, brushes, paints and canvas, anyone can learn to create art. And with the right company, everybody can have...
March 17, 2015 - 12:11am
March 6, 2015
A night on the Ridge
Director Gayle Marcus leads the Ridgewater College Concert Choir in performing choral highlights from “Frozen” Thursday at the campus theater...
March 6, 2015 - 12:07am
December 31, 2014
Believe it or not: A tree felled in Madison, Minnesota, can land in Florida
DAWSON — Drop a large cottonwood tree in Madison, Minnesota, and it might just land in Orlando, Florida, believe it or not. Which is right...
December 31, 2014 - 9:27am
November 9, 2014
The long, incredible walk of Ole Knudsen
NEW LONDON –– With his shoulders bent slightly forward under the weight of a heavy burden borne on his back, and brown work hat tugged down...
November 9, 2014 - 10:54pm
October 30, 2014
‘Blood, Swept Lands and Seas of Red’
A Yeoman Warder walks Wednesday through ceramic poppies that form part of the art installation “Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red” at the...
October 30, 2014 - 11:34pm
October 16, 2014
Couch culture: New exhibit in Willmar looks at human interaction through passive relaxation
Apparently, you can tell a lot about a person by the way they sit on a couch. In her latest exhibit at the Willmar Education and Arts Center...
October 16, 2014 - 8:51am