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May 14, 2018
New London family organizes Minnesota Fallen Heroes Walk
NEW LONDON—Since Oct. 4, 2010, Rick and Tracy Clark have been on a journey that every parent of every military service member hopes they...
May 14, 2018 - 8:46pm
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
SPICER, Minn. — Artwork for a new speciality Minnesota license plate honoring law enforcement officers who died in the line of duty was...
May 14, 2018 - 3:46pm
May 12, 2018
Governor lands bass but not a walleye: Guide may have brought back the day's biggest prize
SPICER — Governor Mark Dayton led his boatmates by catching three of the eight largemouth bass they landed and released on the fishing...
May 12, 2018 - 4:25pm
May 11, 2018
Willmar area ready to host Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener
WILLMAR, Minn. — The Willmar Lakes Area is hoping to not only catch some big fish during the 2018 Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener but...
May 11, 2018 - 2:12pm
May 2, 2018
Green Lake sheds ice in time for Gov. Dayton’s fishing opener
SPICER, Minn. – Gov. Mark Dayton will be fishing on an ice-free Green Lake on the state’s fishing opener May 12. Although not officially...
May 2, 2018 - 5:02pm
April 13, 2018
Ice out taking its sweet time
SPICER, Minn.—We only have to look back at 2013 to know just how long the ice can stick around. That year, the winter ice cover on Green...
April 13, 2018 - 4:59pm
April 5, 2018
Former Minn. golf course manager pleads guilty to theft
WILLMAR, Minn. — The former general manager of a Spicer golf course pleaded guilty Tuesday to one felony count of theft — divert...
April 5, 2018 - 10:13am
January 20, 2018
Reports surfacing of central Minn. lake travelers going through ice again
SPICER, Minn. — Despite the recent long stretch of below-zero weather in Minnesota in recent weeks, ice fishermen have been going through...
January 20, 2018 - 9:24am
January 3, 2018
Blocks of ice from Spicer being cut out for St. Paul Winter Carnival ice castle
SPICER, Minn. — Wearing ice-covered boots and wiping away icicles from beards and noses, a crew of about 40 people were busy Wednesday,...
January 3, 2018 - 9:43pm
December 15, 2017
Tullibees continue to decline in Green Lake
SPICER, Minn. — Tullibee numbers continue to decline in Green and Koronis Lakes. The cold water fish are an important forage fish for the...
December 15, 2017 - 6:47pm
November 1, 2017
4 teens hurt after early morning crash in Minnesota
NEW LONDON, Minn. — Four young teens were injured early Wednesday, Nov. 1, when their vehicle landed upside-down in a slough south of...
November 1, 2017 - 10:10am
September 5, 2017
New London congregation buys Decision Hills Bible Camp for new church home
SPICER, Minn. — Sweeping his arm across as he viewed the sprawling property — 71 acres of thick woods, sandy beach, rolling prairie,...
September 5, 2017 - 10:39pm
June 28, 2017
Popular central Minnesota lakes near 'tipping points' for water quality
SPICER — The waters of Games Lake and Lake Andrew are still clear enough for swimmers to see their toes when they wade into them, or for...
June 28, 2017 - 3:11pm
June 13, 2017
Minnesota school board votes 3-2 to keep book in the classroom
NEW LONDON, Minn. — Requests from citizens to have a book removed from the New London-Spicer School District curriculum have been denied....
June 13, 2017 - 9:53pm
April 23, 2017
Rep. Peterson discusses immigration, refugee settlement in weekend town hall
SPICER, Minn. — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson said he has co-sponsored a bill to allow foreign agricultural workers to work legally in this...
April 23, 2017 - 11:00pm