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Willmar Middle School Principal Simenson wins statewide recognition
Willmar School Board to select new member Monday
USDA program connects school cafeterias with local farmers
Willmar city budget passes but mayor refuses to sign in protest
Bus route from Willmar to Litchfield to begin in February
Boys basketball: Wildcats smoke Melrose
Boys basketball roundup: BOLD rallies past ACGC
Girls basketball roundup: NLS’ Thunstedt scores 2,000th in win at EVW
Women's basketball: Warriors ride by Range
Men's basketball: Norsemen edge Warriors
‘Nuncrackers’ opens tonight at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minn.
‘Come, Lord Jesus’ theme of Calvary’s Advent Festival this year
Taylor Swift sweeps top prize at American Music Awards
'Lend Me A Tenor': Comedy production on stage through Saturday at Ridgewater College in Willmar, Minn.
Auto sales rise in November, boosted by discounts
Chrysler's November sales rise 16 percent, top expectations
Earlier-than-usual online deals to steal Cyber Monday thunder
Spam, Skippy give boost to Hormel's 4Q results
Fiat says no Chrysler IPO in 2013
Torison — Severson
Ide — Schroeder
Hanson — Petersen
Schack — Malkuch
Play our High School Football Pigskin Pickem Contest
Ruby Josephine Peterson
Arden Harold Pearson
Deann K. Johnson
Thomas J. H. Bonde
DuWayne C. Halvorson
Hats Off from Redeemer
Letter: Did anyone go outside except to shop over holiday weekend?
Letter: Perhaps EDC board member wishes to live in metro area
Letter: Praise for Willmar mayor, council protecting tax dollars
Letter: Get to know Mayor Yanish (link fixed)
Creeping closer: Red River in Fargo-Moorhead eclipses 2010 crest; projected to hit 39 to 40 feet Sunday
MOORHEAD - Fargo's flood fight largely wrapped up Thursday, and Moorhead officials hope final sandbags will be placed today as the Red River...
April 8, 2011 - 9:46am
April 7, 2011
Youth movement in Fargo-Moorhead flood fight
FARGO - Area students are no strangers to sandbagging, and their effort this year may again help win the flood fight.
April 7, 2011 - 10:07am
April 6, 2011
Red River reaches major flood stage in Fargo-Moorhead
FARGO - The Red River at Fargo-Moorhead hit major flood stage overnight and is still forecast to reach 39.5 feet by Sunday evening. The river stood at 29.96 feet at midnight Tuesday and rose to 30.07 feet by 12:30 a.m. today. Major flood stage is 30 feet. The river was at 30.93...
April 6, 2011 - 9:25am
Moorhead residents building dikes, but are slowed by lack of volunteers
MOORHEAD - Bruce Markey worked Tuesday to build a sandbag dike to protect the Moorhead home of his mother-in-law, Gert Anderson.
April 6, 2011 - 9:19am
April 5, 2011
Flood-fighting 'complacency' worries Moorhead mayor
MOORHEAD - Homeowners here have been slow to take advantage of the first day of sandbag deployment in the city, and that has Mayor Mark Voxland worried.
April 5, 2011 - 12:10pm
April 4, 2011
Caution urged on Highway 75 north of Moorhead
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- Motorists on Highway 75 north of Moorhead near Oakport Township are urged to use caution and slow down as flood preparations and activities pick up in the area.
April 4, 2011 - 3:26pm
Red River in Fargo expected to rise to 39 feet by next Monday
FARGO - The Red River is expected to reach 39 feet by early next Monday morning, according to the latest National Weather Service forecast.
April 4, 2011 - 12:21pm
March 21, 2011
Concordia College board names Luther College VP as school's 11th president
MOORHEAD - The next president for Concordia College will be William Craft. The college's Board of Regents voted unanimously today to appoint him as the 11th president in Concordia's 120-year history. Craft, who has served as vice president for academic affairs and dean of the college...
news / state / college
March 21, 2011 - 1:39pm
February 13, 2011
Willmar boys lose to Moorhead, girls win
WILLMAR - The Willmar Cardinals boys basketball team fell to Moorhead 57-54 in a non-conference game Saturday afternoon, while the Cardinal girls beat the Spuds 65-49 in a high school doubleheader Saturday afternoon at the high school. The Willmar boys fell to 11-8, while Moohread...
sports / prep / Cardinals
February 13, 2011 - 1:30am
February 4, 2011
Moorhead woman campaigns to get new mail carrier
Wanted posters hang in post offices across the U.S.A. Moorhead woman has flipped the idea on its head, hanging a poster reading "Not Wanted"...
news / state
February 4, 2011 - 9:56am
January 7, 2011
Bloody, shirtless Moorhead teen found stuck in snow bank after jumping from third-floor window
MOORHEAD - Police say they found a 17-year-old Moorhead boy bloody, shirtless and up to his waist in snow early today after he reportedly punched out a third-floor apartment window and jumped out of it. Lt. Tory Jacobson said the teen was taken by ambulance to Sanford Medical Center...
news / state
January 7, 2011 - 12:02pm
January 1, 2011
Some roads re-open as blizzard warning expires
Update 4:30 p.m.
news / state
January 1, 2011 - 4:58pm
Blizzard or not, the wedding goes on in Moorhead
FARGO - Early Friday, Tom Kaiser put out the word: No talking to the bride about the blizzard.
news / state
January 1, 2011 - 9:18am
December 31, 2010
Major interstates and other highways closed in western Minn. at 4 p.m. Friday, interstates still closed eastern S.D .and N.D.
Major highways throughout west central Minnesota are being closed as weather conditions deteriorate and create hazardous road conditions. Road closings at 4 p.m. include: - Interstate 94 from Moorhead to Alexandria - U.S. Highway 10 from Moorhead and Detroit Lakes - Highway 210...
news / state
December 31, 2010 - 4:19pm
Authorities continue to rescue stranded motorists overnight in Fargo/Moorhead area, still checking roads this morning
FARGO - After a night of dramatic rescues in a blinding blizzard, authorities in Cass and Clay counties took to the highways this morning to continue to check stranded cars for motorists. Visibility had improved, but temperatures dropped below zero as round two of the storm appro...
news / state
December 31, 2010 - 9:07am