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Clinton tabs Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate
Rural Maynard family escapes burning home
Tim Huber's attorney argues lack of probable cause in seeking dismissal of murder indictment
Confusion on procedure takes new Willmar position off council table
Relay for Life Kandiyohi County
Richards lifts Glenwood past BOLD and into state tournament
KRA revs up after weather delays
Roundup: VFW I heads into playoffs on hot streak
Sano breaks slump, leads Twins to victory
Stingers' rally fall short in loss to La Crosse
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
Frye -- Birkland
Dahl -- Schow
Lippert -- Marcus
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
Doty — St. Aubin
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
Robert J. Swanberg
Evelyn "Evie" M. Mulder
Carol Ann Ringler
Ardis E. Smith
Myrtle M. Knutson
August 13, 2015
'Come Blow Your Horn': Comedy now playing at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, MN
WILLMAR — The Barn Theatre presents “Come Blow Your Horn” at 7:30 p.m. tonight through Saturday and Aug. 18-21. It is both Neil Simon’s...
August 13, 2015 - 9:16am
August 7, 2015
29th Annual Antique Car Run begins Saturday in New London
The 29th Annual New London to New Brighton Antique Car Run begins at 7 a.m. Saturday at Peace Lutheran Church in New London. Spectators will...
August 7, 2015 - 11:44am
July 30, 2015
Grove City man hopes to find success in tough rap business
"You give him $3,500 down,” he said. “He has a set price at $5,500, plus expenses. But we agreed $7,000, flat rate.” $7,000 is a large...
July 30, 2015 - 5:00am
July 16, 2015
New London, Minn., to celebrate 150 years by remembering and enjoying its past
‘Paddle on the Pond: A Theatrical Journey Through New London’ Sunday on Mill Pond New London may not have the paddling reputation of the...
July 16, 2015 - 8:47am
July 2, 2015
West Central Minnesota celebrates July 4th with a bang
Patriotism, parades and picnics all come together during community Fourth of July celebrations in west central Minnesota. Capped off with fireworks...
July 2, 2015 - 12:00am
June 25, 2015
Willmar library exhibit promotes its music catalog, summer reading program
The Willmar Public Library has a message for all the bibliophiles out there: it’s not just about the books. In conjunction with its summer...
June 25, 2015 - 8:36am
Fan builds collection as a tribute to garage rock bands of the 1960s
Steve Ellis. Marlys Roe. Jim Brandenburg. Dean Senftner. Myron Lee. The names may mean little to the casual music fan, but to Tony Texley they...
June 25, 2015 - 8:12am
June 19, 2015
Surreal Life: Willmar artist draws inspiration from sub consciousness
At the end of a sparse and dimly lit hallway two floors above The Barn Theatre in downtown Willmar is a triad of once-bustling offices that now...
June 19, 2015 - 12:11pm
June 11, 2015
Video: Musical production of 'Fiddler on the Roof' opens at the Barn tonight
The Barn Theatre presents the musical “Fiddler on the Roof” at 7:30 p.m. today through Tuesday, and June 18-21; performances are at 7:30...
June 11, 2015 - 11:13am
May 21, 2015
Jon Leuze’s work wins People’s Choice Award in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR — Raymond artist Jon Leuze’s “Broken State” won the People’s Choice award in the recent Willmar Area Arts Council invitational...
May 21, 2015 - 9:22am
New London, Minn., native Brady Toops on (off) ABC’s ‘The Bachelorette’
WILLMAR — New London native Brady Toops has taken a shot at true love — in front of a national television audience. Brady, the son of George...
May 21, 2015 - 9:17am
May 14, 2015
Norway Lake Township’s oldest living man, 91, to star in Sunburg, Minnesota, Syttende Mai parade
Leslie Ellingson has lived all 91 years of his life on the same farm north of Sunburg. He’s slowed down in recent years but he still drives...
May 14, 2015 - 10:08am
Syttende Mai celebrations in west central Minnesota
Norway Lake NEW LONDON — The Norway Lake Lutheran Historical Association will celebrate Syttende Mai beginning at 6:30 p.m. Friday at First...
May 14, 2015 - 8:38am
Artaria String Quartet performs in Dawson, Minn.
DAWSON — The Artaria String Quartet of St. Paul will return to Dawson next week for its third and final visit in a residency project with the...
May 14, 2015 - 8:36am
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