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September 18, 2019
Rain and mud causes problems for harvest in west-central Minnesota
WILLMAR, Minn. — Rain and mud prevented crops from being planted on time this spring and now it looks like recent heavy rains — and more...
September 18, 2019 - 8:36pm
April 19, 2019
Minnesota man accused of raping woman who uses wheelchair
WILLMAR, Minn. – A Willmar man is in custody in the Kandiyohi County Jail on two charges of first-degree criminal sexual conduct, accused of...
April 19, 2019 - 9:08pm
Man accused of breaking into Winona County home, raping woman repeatedly
WINONA, Minn. – A Winona County grand jury has indicted a Spicer man for criminal sexual conduct and other charges for allegedly breaking into...
April 19, 2019 - 6:47pm
December 9, 2018
Vehicle goes through ice on Lake Lillian
LAKE LILLIAN, Minn. – Two people escaped injury Friday night, Dec. 7, when the vehicle they were in plunged through the ice on the north side...
December 9, 2018 - 6:03pm
November 3, 2018
‘He didn’t deserve this’: Family describe 24-year-old homicide victim as kind, loving, helpful
WILLMAR, Minn. – The people who knew and loved David Medellin Jr. say the 24-year-old Willmar man was happy, helpful and always had a smile...
November 3, 2018 - 7:20pm
October 22, 2018
Other charges dismissed against Paynesville man convicted of killing grandparents
WILLMAR, Minn.— Gregory Allen Scheel will not be making road trips to Willmar or Montevideo for court appearances while serving two consecutive...
October 22, 2018 - 6:52pm
August 30, 2018
Second defendant appears in west-central Minnesota court on kidnapping, assault charges
WILLMAR, Minn. — Ashley Connie Marie Valadez, 25, of Willmar, appeared in district court in Wednesday, Aug. 29, on a felony charge of false...
August 30, 2018 - 9:58am
August 25, 2018
Three women injured in Kandiyohi County crash
SPICER – Three women were injured in a two-vehicle accident Friday night near Spicer. The accident was reported at 9:53 p.m. at the intersection...
August 25, 2018 - 6:39am
August 20, 2018
Minnesota man who hacked neighbors' TV sentenced for exposing himself
WILLMAR, Minn. — A man who pleaded to guilty to exposing himself and hacking into the television of his female neighbors will serve a minimum...
August 20, 2018 - 8:33pm
August 18, 2018
Spicer, Minn., acquires a fishing destination 'asset'
SPICER, Minn.—Jerome Jakobson's passion for fishing leads him to many of the region's best known waters, everywhere from Devil's Lake in...
August 18, 2018 - 12:01pm
August 10, 2018
Marriage licenses issued in Kandiyohi County
Sarah Ann Layman, Clara City; Lucas Edward Doesken, Clara City Gregory Thomas Allex, Willmar; Jennifer Marie Brakken, Willmar Craig Allan Andreen, Sunburg; Karla Andrea Carlson, Sunburg Mahamud Ali Yussuf, Willmar; Sadyo Abdi Mohamed, Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada Samantha Kristine Doering,...
August 10, 2018 - 3:20pm
August 1, 2018
Foster Stitches helps kids in crisis
WILLMAR, Minn. — Becoming a licensed foster parent in Minnesota requires a series of steps: Prospective parents must undergo background...
August 1, 2018 - 5:48pm
July 8, 2018
Wet streak could adversely affect pheasants
WILLMAR, Minn. — A wetter-than-normal June and a wet start to July have many in the wildlife community concerned that pheasant nesting...
July 8, 2018 - 9:01pm
July 6, 2018
Work continues to move southwestern Minn. bog
WILLMAR, Minn.—Efforts were underway Friday morning, July 6, to move a bog on Norway Lake in northern Kandiyohi County. The bog is currently...
July 6, 2018 - 2:23pm
June 13, 2018
Minn. man faces 18 federal weapons charges
WILLMAR, Minn. — Federal weapons charges have been filed against a Willmar man who had been set to face a jury trial on similar charges...
June 13, 2018 - 11:55am