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Crosby avoids repeat of mayor ejection incident
Man found dead in Mississippi River
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's your favorite quote?
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PATT RALL COLUMN: Life in the fast lane in Bemidji
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PRIME TIME: Summer is hopping in and around the SAC
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Over The Top’
Walk this way!: Watermark rebrands First Friday Art Walk program
PATT RALL COLUMN: Rain or shine, the shows go on
Art briefs -- Sunday, June 25
'Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery' opens Wednesday
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Water temperatures stall in the area
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'Gully'-gee, there's a lot of gulls out there
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Try prevention instead of treatment
FISH TALES: Jim Fleck on Upper Red Lake
Woods in the works: Newest state forest undergoing development in Cass County
Janice and Edward Beil
Ron and Carol Carpenter celebrate 50 years!
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
Column: How can we lift the tension between law enforcement and motorists of color?
GUEST EDITORIAL: Newspapers still top choice for news
Faith Conversations: Wife moving forward after sudden death ministry partner
Kinn sentenced to 52 years for murder, kidnapping, sexual assault
June 25, 2017
Kids give the Destination Playground their seal of approval
WILLMAR — The past year has been a whirlwind for the Willmar Destination Playground and those who have worked to make it all happen. At...
June 25, 2017 - 5:11pm
June 24, 2017
Brau family to be honored: Refurbished Willmar Senior High auditorium to be named for family of musicians
WILLMAR, Minn. — After new seats have been installed in the auditorium at Willmar Senior High School, it will reopen in the fall as the...
June 24, 2017 - 3:14pm
'Warehoused' film tells Minnesota family's story of separation, struggle
WILLMAR, Minn. — Imagine living in a one- or two-room house made of mud bricks. The bricks are a terra cotta color, as is the dust that...
June 24, 2017 - 6:48am
June 12, 2017
Entire town still without power long after severe storms rip through central Minnesota
ATWATER, Minn. — The severe storms that blew through the east-central Minnesota region Sunday morning knocked out power for hundreds of...
June 12, 2017 - 6:06pm
June 1, 2017
Minn. trucker charged in road rage incident
WILLMAR, Minn. — A Willmar truck driver is facing two criminal charges stemming from an alleged road rage incident last month on Minnesota...
June 1, 2017 - 4:54pm
May 17, 2017
Opatz, retired college administrator, named Ridgewater interim president
WILLMAR, Minn. — Joe Opatz, a retired Minnesota State college administrator, has been named interim president of Ridgewater College. Opatz...
May 17, 2017 - 12:21pm
May 11, 2017
In unrelated criminal cases, 2 golf club employees accused of taking thousands of dollars
WILLMAR, Minn.—Two men who played key roles at two separate area golf courses made their initial court appearances Wednesday, May 10, in...
May 11, 2017 - 9:09am
May 4, 2017
Willmar man deported to Cambodia
WILLMAR — Five days after his son was born, Souen "Posy" Chheng was placed on a flight to Phnom Penh, Cambodia, with seven other deportees...
May 4, 2017 - 7:20pm
April 14, 2017
Country club's former golf pro, general manager accused of stealing $292K
NEW LONDON, Minn. — Samuel Dean Drodofsky, the former general manager of the Little Crow Country Club, has been charged with one count...
April 14, 2017 - 10:50pm
April 13, 2017
Contract for Ridgewater College president won't be renewed
WILLMAR, Minn. — Ridgewater College President Douglas Allen has told friends and colleagues that he has not been offered a contract renewal...
April 13, 2017 - 6:40am
April 6, 2017
Minnesota man charged with bias-motivated assault on Somali cab driver
ST. CLOUD, Minn.— A Willmar man has been charged with bias-motivated assault after a Somali cab driver said he was choked by a passenger...
April 6, 2017 - 5:18pm
March 30, 2017
Minn. farmers use state forum to voice concerns on health insurance, buffer strips
WILLMAR, Minn. — About 50 farmers and community leaders from around the region met Thursday in Willmar to talk about issues affecting agriculture...
March 30, 2017 - 6:09pm
March 3, 2017
Charges: West-central Minn. kidnapping came after repeated stalking
WILLMAR, Minn. — One day before he would be accused of kidnapping his estranged wife from her workplace, court documents say Cesar Octavia...
March 3, 2017 - 3:12pm
March 2, 2017
Three Minnesota felons charged with voter fraud
WILLMAR, Minn. — Three convicted felons in west central Minnesota have been charged with knowingly voting as an ineligible person in the...
March 2, 2017 - 9:15pm
February 27, 2017
Charges: Minnesota man kidnapped baby to try to get girlfriend back
WILLMAR — A Willmar woman got out of the shower Thursday evening to find her 8-month-old daughter gone. So was her ex-boyfriend, Angel...
February 27, 2017 - 8:41pm