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Update: Two found dead in Rosemount home Friday
Minnesota farm loan program wins approval in time for spring
Parents learn how to detect teen drug use in Top Secret project
Minnesota roundup: Head-on crash kills Pequot Lakes man; 5 more state news stories
Chili cook-off and family bingo night will raise funds for Leprechaun Days
crime and courts
DCTC baseball: Blue Knights play earliest outdoor game in state history
Boys basketball: Another split brings Irish to 10-10
Swim and dive: Satnik, Toenges first against Shakopee
Girls hockey: Irish bow out to top seed Eastview
Gymnastics: Irish gear up for section meet against No. 1 North
Moon Glow lights up the night
Hot Air Affair Parade lights up downtown
In the air with the Hudson Hot Air Affair
Photos: Hot Air Affair Friday morning launch
How to decorate after the holiday season
arts and entertainment
SUM PROC 1-24-2017
Homeservices Lending, vs Florendo
Margaret A. Raub, 92
Gene Barthel, 69
Jan E. Altenburg, 57
Boots Turek, 67
Chuck Brooks: Musings on what happens in between
Letter: Planes, trains, increased overall traffic and mining 24/7
Opinion: Minnesotans should have a more affordable choice for health insurance
Chuck Brooks: A day in the life of Willy
Chuck Brooks: Getting ideas from my brain to your news page
Real Estate Showcase
January 10, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Willmar man charged with exposing his genitals at library sentenced; Man shot while on bail for shooting; 3 more state news stories
WILLMAR, Minn. — A Willmar man accused of exposing himself to a woman at the Willmar Public Library has been sentenced to two years of...
January 10, 2017 - 9:19am
December 16, 2016
Minnesota carriage driver injured in ride dies
WILLMAR, Minn. — Fred Zwart, the horse-drawn wagon driver injured in a Saturday crash during a Christmas light celebration in rural Willmar,...
December 16, 2016 - 9:33am
December 12, 2016
Runaway horse-drawn wagon ride in central Minn. injures driver, passengers
WILLMAR, Minn. — A festive Christmas light celebration Saturday, Dec. 10, near Willmar had a tragic end when several passengers and the driver of horse-drawn wagon were injured after the horses got spooked and ran for about a mile before crashing in a yard. The passengers had...
December 12, 2016 - 9:13am
November 30, 2016
Minnesota roundup: Drunken intruder finds way into Willmar power plant; Trump in talks with possible VA appointee from Minnesota; plus 3 more state news stories
WILLMAR, Minn. — A recent intruder who had been drinking and was found on the roof of the Willmar Power Plant has utilities staff and city commissioners looking closely at plant security. Jon Folkedahl, director of electric production for Willmar Municipal Utilities, said a...
November 30, 2016 - 9:23am
November 24, 2016
Jennie-O Turkey Store shares results bonus with employees
WILLMAR, Minn. — Jennie-O Turkey Store employees are going into the holidays with plenty of cheer. The company announced on Tuesday that...
November 24, 2016 - 1:00pm
November 18, 2016
Six-point buck head butts Willmar deer hide business owner, but escapes with his hide
WILLMAR, Minn. — A six-point buck head-butted a rural Willmar business owner, jumped over counters and tipped over boxes before fleeing...
November 18, 2016 - 4:00pm
November 1, 2016
Minnesota roundup: State record white bass caught in Minnesota metro lake; Former Willmar student convicted for school bomb threat
ST. PAUL — Angler Kanchic Yang of St. Paul has caught the state record by weight white bass—and he didn't have to travel to lake country....
November 1, 2016 - 8:47am
October 13, 2009
90-year-old Willmar woman crochets caps for preemies
Ever since her twin great-grandchildren were born prematurely, Marjorie Sordahl has spent nearly every day doing something to help other preemies. Using...
October 13, 2009 - 7:47am
September 22, 2009
Anticipation builds for completion of new cancer center
WILLMAR -- When they're finished with their cancer treatment, the last thing many patients want is to go back to the place where they were treated. But not too long ago, Barb Hoeft encountered a former radiation therapy patient who returned to the hospital so he could see the progress...
September 22, 2009 - 7:05am
August 17, 2009
Crowd packs town hall meeting to discuss health care reform
WILLMAR -- Mary Buckentine drove almost two hours Friday from her home in Plato to ask Rep.
August 17, 2009 - 7:34am
February 25, 2009
Summit begins discussion of U.S. energy problem
WILLMAR -- If adults don't take steps to solve America's looming energy and environmental problems for themselves, they should do it for people like 11-year-old Laura Norling of Willmar. "It is in times like these that we as Americans again will reach out to each other and pursue...
February 25, 2009 - 7:49am
November 18, 2008
Corn cobs could be the new 'green' fuel
WILLMAR -- Willmar Municipal Utilities will test a new "recipe'' for producing energy: corn cobs and coal. The utility's power plant will conduct...
November 18, 2008 - 12:00am
July 14, 2008
Friends, volunteers and businesses help families who lost their homes in Willmar tornado
WILLMAR -- Recovery efforts were in full force over the weekend after a Friday evening twister ripped through two businesses on the southeast edge of Willmar and plowed down three rural homes and several turkey barns. Mild weather Saturday and Sunday helped the cleanup go well,...
July 14, 2008 - 12:00am