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Preserve Your Harvest workshops scheduled at Willmar Communia
Do you want a cupboard full of home-canned fruit and vegetables? Do you want to freeze vegetables from your garden? Whether you're growing them or buying them, come learn how to can, freeze, or pickle them safely.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Pipestone County Star
Hwy. 23 passing lanes planned
The Minnesota Department of Transportation is not planning to bypass any southwest Minnesota communities on state Highway 23 any time soon, but it is planning to add passing lanes as soon as 2016.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud
Huskies Halt Rox Sunday
The Huskies beat the Rox 6-1 Sunday at Joe Faber Field. The Huskies pounded out 16 hits in the win.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
MN--Minnesota News Digest, MN
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Wanted: Manufacturers For New Medical Pot Program
Dr. Marshall Brinton saw the headlines after Minnesota passed a medical marijuana law, looked around at the equipment in his old veterinary laboratory and thought: Yeah, I could do that.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
News, Sports, Jobs, Community Info
The Martin County Relay for Life at the Martin County Fairgrounds on Saturday brought in $75,000 worth of donations.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
St. Cloud Times
2 people injured in Todd County crash2 people injured in Todd County...
Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2014/07/21/people-injured-todd-county-crash/12932449/ A sport utility vehicle was going south on U.S. Highway 71 near Raccoon Road when the driver lost control and rolled into the ditch, the Minnesota State Patrol said.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Willmar family mourns brother, wife killed on Malaysia Flight 17
"It's not our way to seek revenge or seek more violence" after the jet was downed, said Drew Ryder.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
2 more E. coli cases confirmed in Minnesota
The department said Thursday it has been able to interview 14 of the 15 cases. Through the interviews, investigators confirmed that 12 of the ill people ate at an Applebee's restaurant in Minnesota between June 23 and June 29. The updated list of Applebee's restaurants where ill people reported having eaten is now at nine - two locations in Blaine, ... (more)
New Quint Welcomed in Minn. Department
July 17--WILLMAR -- The Willmar Fire Department has received its new quint-type ladder and pumper truck that Fire Chief Gary Hendrickson describes as a one-stop tool box for firefighters.
MnDOT shares plans for Hwy. 23 passing lanes
It's not a full expansion of Minnesota Highway 23, but it's still a big step in the right direction, area transportation advocates said Wednesday.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Sleepy Eye man involved in fatal crash
A 19-year-old De Graff woman died Tuesday evening in a three-vehicle accident reported at 8:15 p.m. on U.S. Highway 12 three miles east of De Graff or 20 miles west of Willmar.
MN: Transit Merger Between Kandiyohi and Renville Counties Progresses
July 16--WILLMAR -- Another step was taken this week in the expected Jan. 1 merger of transit systems in Kandiyohi and Renville counties, and now there's talk of adding a third county.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Customer Interaction Solutions
Yellow Medicine County adopts plan to replace courthouse [West Central Tribune, Willmar, Minn. :: ]
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) July 11--GRANITE FALLS -- On a 3-1 vote, the Yellow Medicine County Board of Commissioners adopted a plan calling for replacing an aged courthouse and bonding for up to $5,955,000 for the project.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Habitat to demolish, rebuild at site of historic Spicer house in Willmar
Habitat plans to demolish the house, which was placed on the , but fell into disrepair due to a lack of restoration funding and also vandalism.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Friends still puzzle over Willmar teen's role in grandma's murder
Shuffling into the courtroom, his ankles cuffed, Robert Inocencio Warwick looked taller and heavier than the teen who had been charged one year ago in his grandmother's brutal slaying.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
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Lack of response from building owners frustrates city [West Central Tribune, Willmar, Minn. :: ]
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) July 05--WILLMAR -- The city has been waiting for the past several months to hear whether the Taiwanese owners of the UMEC USA building in downtown Willmar will either demolish or make repairs to the deteriorating structure.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Cats bounced by Blue Anchors
Kris Goodman drilled a two-run homer in the first inning and drove in three runs overall to lead the Alexandria Blue Anchors to an 8-1 victory over the Thunder Bay Border Cats in Northwoods League baseball action Thursday in Willmar, Minn..
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Willmar teen pleads guilty in grandmother's murder, sentenced to life
A Willmar teen pleaded guilty to first-degree murder Wednesday morning in the stabbing death of his grandmother in July 2013.