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  • Willmar Police

    Willmar Police are asking for your help in identifying a person involved in a theft from the Willmar Wal-Mart on Tuesday night about 8:40. The suspect, pictured on the police department’s Facebook site, is believed to …

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    17 Oct 13
  • Medicare Open Enrollment

     Minnesotans with Medicare Part D or an Advantage Plan are being urged to take a fresh look at their coverage, as the yearly open enrollment is now underway. About 800,000 Minnesotans rely on Medicare for …

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    17 Oct 13
  • Contract

    Two contracts for the purchase of legal services came before the Stevens County Board of Commissioners during their meeting on Tuesday, October 15.   County Attorney Aaron Jordan presented the contracts to the board. The …

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    16 Oct 13
  • Waterfowl Production area

      Due to the ongoing lapse in Congressional appropriations, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service made the decision to close all facilities and lands to public use. The closure comes at an extremely difficult time …

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    16 Oct 13
  • Polar Plunge

    Registration is now open for the 2014 Polar Bear Plunge, put on by Minnesota law enforcement to benefit Special Olympics Minnesota. Now in its 17th consecutive year, the Polar Bear Plunge is part of the …

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    16 Oct 13
  • Deer

    Fergus Falls area landowners who want to participate in the 11th annual Minnesota Governor’s Deer Hunt in Fergus Falls, November 8-9, can do so by volunteering to be a hunter host. Hunter hosts will help …

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    16 Oct 13
  • MN2020

    Minnesota 2020, a “non-partisan think tank” has released a new study showing that there will be property tax decreases across West Central Minnesota, on the average of nine percent for homeowners. Matt Entenza, former Minnesota …

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    11 Oct 13
  • Commissioner Tom Landwehr

    Building a culture of conservationism; we all have a responsibilityBy Tom LandwehrCommissioner of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Hunting and fishing are such a valued part of our Minnesota heritage that they are forever …

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    11 Oct 13