Willmar Sailor's Remains Return Home After 72 YearsThis Memorial Day will have extra special meaning for one Minnesota community. The city of Willmar welcomed home Navy Machinist Mate 1st Class John Anderson -- 72 years after his death.
Deer Breaks Into Willmar Nursing HomeWillmar police responded to an unusual break-in report at a nursing home Saturday. The culprit was at the scene, but not arrested.
70-Year-Old Remains Of Minn. Sailor IdentifiedA Minnesota sailor lost on the beaches of Normandy is finally coming home.
Willmar-Area Reservists Set To Deploy To KuwaitU.S. Army Reserve soldiers from the Willmar area are preparing to deploy to Kuwait in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
Husband, Wife Struck And Killed Along Highway MedianA husband and wife who were hit and killed on a Kandiyohi County road following a crash Wednesday night. The Minnesota State Patrol says 71-year-old Glenyce Gulbranson was driving a Volvo station wagon that collided with a Chevy Impala at the intersection of Highway 23 and North Shore Drive near Spicer just before 7:30 p.m.
Family Travels Across Globe To See Son Play MN College BasketballParents will go to great lengths to watch their kids play sports. In this case, John and Tania Turnbull traveled nearly 10,000 miles to watch their son Jack play for Ridgewater College in Willmar.
DNR: No Shortage Of Pheasants In MinnesotaWildlife managers say Minnesota pheasant hunters should keep their gear handy.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Coffee Shop In MinnesotaMost of us have a favorite coffee shop -- a refuge to get some work done, have a great conversation, or people watch all while sipping a caffeinated beverage.
A Look At Danny Heinrich's Criminal PastDanny Heinrich, who was announced Thursday as a suspect in the disappearance of Jacob Wetterling, did get into quite a bit of trouble as a young man.
Dayton Ups Inspections Of Twin Cities Rail Lines Carrying Crude OilThe Democratic governor on Wednesday said BNSF railroad did not properly notify the state that it is transporting highly flammable crude oil from North Dakota through downtown Minneapolis while it reconstructs railroad tracks elsewhere.
150 National Guard Members Deploy To KuwaitA troop deployment ceremony brought out lots of people in Willmar Thursday. Even the Minnesota Wild were represented at the Army National Guard event, where more than 150 members of the 682nd Engineer Battalion prepared to leave for Kuwait.
More Than 150 Members Of Engineering Battalion DeployingMore than 150 Minnesota Army National Guard soldiers based in Willmar are deploying to Kuwait.