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A lot of hot and cool the first two weeks of June
Forestview teacher accused of racist comments resigns, apologizes
Fargo-Moorhead metro officials prepare for all outcomes of OneFargo celebration
‘What’s his name?’: George Floyd demonstration echoes through Grand Forks
Kolpack: Bison vs. Gophers on pay-per-view would be perfect college football Plan B
UND commit Jake Sanderson wins USA Hockey's Junior Player of the Year Award
UND football picks up another Top 25 prospect from Minnesota
End of Timberwolves’ season brings more uncertainty
Tense talks behind them, United players looking toward summer tournament
May 30, 2020
Demonstrators march throughout region protesting death of George Floyd
Protesters marched into the night Saturday in cities across Minnesota and North Dakota, chanting and carrying signs to mark the memory of George...
May 30, 2020 - 8:08pm
May 12, 2020
Buhler Industries to close Fargo plant later this year
WILLMAR, Minn. — Buhler Industries will move production of its Farm King agricultural equipment line from its facility in Fargo to Willmar,...
May 12, 2020 - 6:36pm
May 8, 2020
Jennie-O Turkey Store processing plant in Melrose resumes operations
WILLMAR, Minn. — The Jennie-O Turkey Store turkey processing plant in Melrose resumed operations Friday, May 8, after being shut down last...
May 8, 2020 - 5:35pm
May 7, 2020
Jennie-O Turkey Store reopens 1 of 2 plants in Willmar
WILLMAR, Minn. — Jennie-O Turkey Store has reopened its Benson Avenue facility in Willmar, it announced Thursday, May 7. The company had voluntarily...
May 7, 2020 - 2:57pm
May 5, 2020
Minnesota BCA releases new information on Willmar domestic incident where a suspect died and an officer injured
WILLMAR, Minn. — The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has released new information regarding a domestic incident early Friday, May...
May 5, 2020 - 12:44pm
May 1, 2020
Suspect dead, officer injured during Willmar domestic call
WILLMAR — The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has released new information regarding stabbings during a domestic incident around...
May 1, 2020 - 10:56am
April 28, 2020
Kandiyohi County's first reported COVID-19 death is skilled nursing facility resident
WILLMAR, Minn. — The first death from COVID-19 has been reported in Kandiyohi County. Bethesda, a nonprofit providing both residential and...
April 28, 2020 - 8:17pm
April 23, 2020
Jennie-O officials consider pause in operations at Willmar plant
WILLMAR, Minn. — The situation is changing quickly at Jennie-O Turkey Store's Willmar Avenue plant, where cases of COVID-19 were confirmed...
April 23, 2020 - 8:10pm
April 22, 2020
COVID-19 confirmed at Jennie-O plant in Melrose
MELROSE, Minn. — More employees from Jennie-O Turkey Store have tested positive for COVID-19. This time the cases are located at the Jennie-O...
April 22, 2020 - 6:33pm
April 21, 2020
Cases of COVID-19 confirmed at Jennie-O turkey plant in Willmar
WILLMAR, Minn. — Jennie-O Turkey Store in Willmar confirmed Tuesday evening, April 21, that an unspecified number of employees have tested...
April 21, 2020 - 8:40pm
April 16, 2020
Jennie-O Turkey acts to protect workers from COVID-19
WILLMAR, Minn. — Officials at Jennie-O Turkey Store in Willmar say they are optimistic extra efforts they are implementing to protect employees...
April 16, 2020 - 8:00am
April 13, 2020
Willmar man arrested after car, foot pursuit where officers discharged weapons
ST. PAUL — A Willmar man was arrested after a high-speed pursuit Saturday, April 11, in Shakopee, where two officers discharged their firearms,...
April 13, 2020 - 7:12pm
April 3, 2020
Turkey truck overturns on icy road, killing driver
WILLMAR, Minn. — A Willmar man who was hauling a truckload of live turkeys was killed in an early morning rollover crash Friday. Roads were...
April 3, 2020 - 12:10pm
April 1, 2020
'Virtual fire drill' an April Fools Day prank in Willmar
WILLMAR, Minn. — Willmar Senior High School students emailed selfies to the high school Wednesday, April 1, only to find out they fell for...
April 1, 2020 - 6:50pm
March 29, 2020
Through the window: Minnesota nursing home residents say they're doing fine
WILLMAR, Minn. -- It’s a cool, foggy Tuesday afternoon. I stand in the foyer of the Bethesda senior living community in Willmar wearing a pair...
March 29, 2020 - 1:37pm