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USDA expects corn and soybean production to set new record highs
Potential tragedy averted in shooting at Minnesota apartment
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Hawk Creek Lutheran plans 'celebration' Sunday
Records published Aug. 25
Bridgewater calms concerns about sore shoulder
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Tigers overpower Twins
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New Barn play continues this week
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Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
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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
Gary G. Glein
Carol J. Hansen
Herbert K. Dittes
Emma Ruth Kassa
Melvin E. Anderson
Trump's new evolving immigration plan is no 'flip-flop'
Populism Even Republicans Can Get Behind
Commentary: A nice column about Donald Trump
Cartoon by Chris Britt
November 19, 2015
Officials consider detour route for State Highway 23 passing lane construction by Raymond and Clara City
RAYMOND — Funding is allocated and plans are on track to build passing lanes on Minnesota Highway 23 near Raymond and Clara City next summer, but one big decision remains. The Minnesota Department of Transportation will decide whether to detour traffic entirely around the communities...
November 19, 2015 - 12:04am
November 16, 2015
Raymond man invents Joker Spokes
RAYMOND — Bill Woods was looking for a way to get his young son away from video games and outside playing when he looked back to his own childhood...
November 16, 2015 - 11:41pm
November 14, 2015
Highway 23 passing lanes to be discussed Tuesday in Raymond, Clara City
WILLMAR — Public meetings will be held Tuesday in Raymond and Clara City to discuss potential detours that will take place next summer during the construction of passing lanes on state Highway 23. An open house will be held from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the Raymond Community Center, 208...
November 14, 2015 - 1:32pm
November 9, 2015
LIVE IT! For Raymond couple, parenthood once seemed a lost dream
Editor's note: Each year, November is recognized as National Adoption Awareness Month, with Nov. 21 designated National Adoption Day, a collective...
November 9, 2015 - 12:56pm
November 4, 2015
Records published Nov. 4
This is the records summary for Nov. 4. Fire calls RAYMOND — The Raymond Fire Department was called Tuesday morning to a report of a leaking tank of anhydrous ammonia at the intersection of Minnesota Highway 23 and 75th Street Southwest. The call came in at 7:22 a.m., and...
November 4, 2015 - 12:00am
November 3, 2015
MACCRAY wants consensus as it looks anew at building needs
RAYMOND — Nearly two years after voters in the MACCRAY School District rejected a $20 million building proposal, the district is ready to take a new look at the needs of its facilities. Over 40 residents joined Monday evening at the MACCRAY East Elementary School in Raymond to...
November 3, 2015 - 11:12pm
October 21, 2015
Rice man injured in rollover on Highway 23
A man was injured Wednesday evening in a one-vehicle crash on Minnesota Highway 23 between Raymond and Clara City. His injuries were not life-threatening, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The Patrol reports that Raymond Uhing, 79, of Rice, was driving a 2014 Honda...
October 21, 2015 - 11:20pm
September 8, 2015
Harvesting edible beans
Combines harvest dry edible beans Tuesday in a field about a mile west of Raymond. Dry edible beans were 18 percent harvested in the state as...
September 8, 2015 - 11:22pm
August 29, 2015
One injured in motorcycle-pickup crash in Raymond
RAYMOND - One person was injured Saturday morning in a two-vehicle crash at state Highway 23 and Fifth Street South in Raymond. According...
August 29, 2015 - 1:50pm
August 17, 2015
Video: Raymond meets Maple Plain in first round
The Raymond Rockets meet Maple Plain at Watkins at 7:30 p.m. Friday in the first round of the 2015 Minnesota Amateur Baseball Class C State...
August 17, 2015 - 10:11am
August 1, 2015
Records published Aug. 1
The following is the records summary for Aug. 1 Home break-in reported in Raymond RAYMOND — Two men in their 20s are in custody and an investigation is underway after reports of break-ins early Friday morning in Raymond, including at least one instance in which a suspect attempted...
August 1, 2015 - 12:54am
Survey scam reported in area
RAYMOND — The “survey scam,” one of several emerging tactics used by fraudsters to steal personal or financial information over the phone, has recently been reported in the area. While some surveys are conducted for legitimate reasons, the office of the Minnesota Attorney General...
June 1, 2015 - 11:43pm
May 21, 2015
Barbecue, pie and petunias
The Raymond Garden Club, which will celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2016, had its 40th plant sale and dinner Friday at the Community Center....
May 21, 2015 - 11:31pm
February 18, 2015
Open house for Minnesota Highway 23 passing lanes project set for Feb. 24 in Granite Falls
WILLMAR — Area residents and business owners are invited to an open house Tuesday, Feb. 24, to view the Environmental Assessment Worksheet and current project layouts for the proposed Highway 23 passing lanes project in southwest Minnesota. The open house will be 4 to 6 p.m. in...
February 18, 2015 - 11:27pm
Records published Feb. 19
The following is the records summary for Feb. 19. Arrests RAYMOND — A 22-year-old man was arrested at 2:42 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Minnesota Highway 23 and Kandi-Chippewa Line Road Southwest. He faces pending charges of driving while impaired, driving after suspension...
February 18, 2015 - 11:18pm