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Willmar School Board meets Monday
Man found dead under television at Minnesota home
Woman, five children rescued from Alexandria townhome fire
Truck hits State Patrol car, injuring trooper, then drives off
Willmar teen gets probation, community service for bomb threat
Blaze makes first appearance at CMCS pep rally
Bluejays take down LQPV on road
WarHawks hit hard early, fall to 'Jacks
Vikings look to climb back into playoff race
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
'Prairie Angels' makes a timely arrival in Renville County
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Curtis Burr Accola
Gregory W. Johnson
Ruth V. Thayer
Frances A. King
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
April 20, 2011
Healthy Kids Day
April 20, 2011 - 12:00am
January 18, 2011
YMCA to participate in statewide challenge
WILLMAR -- Are you ready to become a loser? The Kandiyohi County Area Family YMCA is participating in a statewide "Biggest Loser Minnesota Challenge"...
January 18, 2011 - 12:00am
December 15, 2010
YMCA needs volunteers for New Year's celebration
WILLMAR -- Volunteers are still needed for the YMCA's New Year's Eve Family Celebration. This will be the third year the YMCA is hosting the event. The event runs from 4:30 to 8 p.m. Dec. 31. Admission is $2 per person or $5 per family. Organizer Troy Pederson said he still needs...
December 15, 2010 - 12:00am
October 29, 2010
Halloween song and dance
October 29, 2010 - 12:00am
October 12, 2010
Just call it 'the Y' as YMCA unveils new logo and revitalized brand
WILLMAR -- So you've always called it "the Y," even though you know the correct, official name is "YMCA." You're now doing it right. The YMCA...
October 12, 2010 - 12:00am
June 17, 2010
Now let it fly
June 17, 2010 - 12:00am
April 10, 2010
Man faces felony assault charge for fight during soccer match at YMCA
WILLMAR -- A 22-year-old Willmar man faces a third-degree assault charge for allegedly throwing a punch that knocked out a 17-year-old boy's tooth during a soccer game at the Kandiyohi County Area Family YMCA. Mohamed Musse Hussein appeared Thursday in Kandiyohi County District Court....
April 10, 2010 - 12:00am
March 3, 2010
Military Family Day at the YMCA
Military families in the Willmar area enjoy an afternoon of games, swimming and food at the Willmar YMCA on Sunday, February 28, 2010.
March 3, 2010 - 4:57pm
March 1, 2010
Home Front Connection
March 1, 2010 - 12:00am
January 2, 2010
Ringing in 2010
January 2, 2010 - 12:00am
August 3, 2009
Registration open for YMCA Youth Football.
Registration opened Monday for YMCA Youth Football. The league is open to boys and girls in grades K-4. Grades K-2 play touch football and grades 3-4 will use a flag system. Practices will be held on the YMCA grounds. The first day of practice is Sept. 19. Practice times are the...
August 3, 2009 - 12:00am
April 10, 2009
YMCA membership available for some military families
WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County Area Family YMCA is participating in a nationwide initiative to offer memberships to families of deployed military personnel. The $31 million effort is part of the Armed Services YMCA and Department of Defense Outreach Initiative, according to a news...
April 10, 2009 - 12:00am
April 4, 2009
Fitness clubs maintaining membership
Families across West Central Minnesota may be cutting numerous expenses from their budgets, but according to local fitness centers, health and...
April 4, 2009 - 1:20am
Health and fitness memberships no longer a discretionary expense
Though many families have cut the cable bill or movie rentals from the monthly budget, many have hung on to their fitness center memberships...
April 4, 2009 - 1:15am
Declining calls for day care could be sign of economic troubles
WILLMAR -- Last year the YMCA child care center fielded five to six calls every day from people looking for childcare services. This year they've...
April 4, 2009 - 12:00am