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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
October 24, 2009
Big year at Sibley, Monson state parks
SPICER -- Minnesota State Parks are reporting one of their busiest seasons ever, with an announcement this week that annual permit sales jumped 36 percent and daily sales by 32 percent from one year ago. The final numbers have yet to be tallied, but there's reason to believe that...
October 24, 2009 - 12:00am
September 19, 2009
Prairie Pothole Day, Sibley State Park play host to approximately 4,000 for day's worth of outdoors fun
NEW LONDON -- More than 4,000 people took advantage of the beautiful weather and outdoors activities Sept. 12 at Stoney Ridge Farm for the annual...
September 19, 2009 - 12:00am
September 5, 2009
Sibley Park Open House is Saturday
NEW LONDON -- The pairing of Sibley State Park's annual open house with Prairie Pothole Day has developed into a symbiotic relationship. One event bolsters the other, and vice versa. Sibley's open house will be Saturday, Sept. 12.
September 5, 2009 - 12:00am
August 27, 2009
Minnesota announces health improvement grant awards
Area counties have received a share of $47 million in state grants to help fight chronic disease. The Minnesota Department of Health announced the inaugural Statewide Health Improvement Program grant awards Wednesday afternoon.
August 27, 2009 - 12:00am
August 12, 2009
A day at the beach
August 12, 2009 - 12:00am
August 8, 2009
Just one cache can be challenging
NEW LONDON -- Just by chance, moments after attending a Geocaching 101 program at Sibley State Park did I find out just how popular the activity of Geocaching really is. It started with finding the first waypoint -- a marker, sign or hidden object -- that had the next set of coordinates...
August 8, 2009 - 12:00am
Another way to get people to the park
NEW LONDON -- Starting a project or hobby can be a daunting task, if you don't know much about it. If you need to paint a room in your home...
August 8, 2009 - 12:00am
May 16, 2009
Ash borer closing in
NEW LONDON -- As people started checking in early Friday morning at Sibley State Park for a weekend of camping, the office staff there received...
May 16, 2009 - 12:00am
February 16, 2009 - 12:00am
February 12, 2009
Miscellaneous Spicer Pancake breakfast, 9 a.m. to noon Sunday, Faith Lutheran Church; adults $6, age 6 to 12 $3. Outdoors Prairie Woods ELC The cross country ski trails are open from 8 a.m. to sunset; rental skis are available for $12 a day for non-members; call 354-5894...
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am
December 23, 2008
Cold to you but heaven to me
December 23, 2008 - 12:00am
September 13, 2008
Another splendid outdoors celebration
NEW LONDON -- Sibley State Park's Open House featured lots of history to celebrate the State of Minnesota's Sesquicentennial anniversary Saturday. Along with music and food, the park had programs on the oral history of the park and a program of the history of Kandiyohi County. Not...
September 13, 2008 - 12:00am
September 8, 2008
Celebrating the state's history
September 8, 2008 - 12:00am