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Dave Olson / Forum News Service file

A dispatcher's screen shows a test message using the text-to-911 option. 911 texts originating in Kandiyohi County will be routed through the law enforcement dispatch center in Mille Lacs County over the next several months until new equipment is installed and dispatchers are trained locally.
Kandiyohi County ready for text-to-911 service
January 19, 2018 - 6:04am
March 1, 2017
Police: Cosmos man abducted estranged wife
March 1, 2017 - 5:19pm
November 28, 2016
Update: 911 services restored after outage in Kandiyohi, Meeker Counties
November 28, 2016 - 12:51pm
September 10, 2016
Cartoon by Steve Benson
September 10, 2016 - 3:53am
August 2, 2016
911 service restored to Kandiyohi, Meeker counties
August 2, 2016 - 9:46am
December 23, 2014
Kandiyohi County Sheriff, Willmar Police phone lines down, call 911 for assistance
December 23, 2014 - 6:17pm
September 7, 2013
Cleveland 911 operator reprimanded for response to kidnap survivor
September 7, 2013 - 8:00am
June 21, 2013
Yellow Medicine 911 lines down, calls rerouted to Lyon County
June 21, 2013 - 10:22am
February 22, 2013
Massachusetts boy calls 911 to report his mother for sending him to bed
February 22, 2013 - 7:50am
January 3, 2013
911 working again for all phones in Yellow Medicine Co., Minn.
January 3, 2013 - 9:09am
March 13, 2012
Kandiyohi Co., Minn., Sheriff: Next Gen 911 is big deal
March 13, 2012 - 12:00am
December 22, 2011
Stearns County, Minn., Sheriff: Daytime burglaries in Avon, Rockville areas, 'reverse 911' used to alert citizens
December 22, 2011 - 12:08pm
May 18, 2011
911 working in Kandiyohi County, YM County calls rerouted to Lyon Co.
May 18, 2011 - 1:05pm
September 11, 2010
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
September 11, 2010 - 12:00am
August 5, 2010
Stearns County 911 now functioning
August 5, 2010 - 1:51pm