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Two killed in Minnesota crash leave behind total of seven children
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Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
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Charles "Jim" Syverson
Chris H. Nissen
Anita "Ricky" G. Hoyt
Will: The path ahead for Hillary Clinton
Commentary: For Trump to Lose, GOP must let Clinton win
Commentary: Trump: Seeking victory through fear
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
March 13, 2016
This is the records summary for March 14. Litchfield teen dies in single-vehicle accident DARWIN TOWNSHIP — A 16-year-old Litchfield boy died Sunday after his vehicle drifted off of Meeker County Road 9 and crashed. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office says Marcus Huhn was driving...
March 13, 2016 - 10:17pm
March 9, 2016
ATV accident near Grove City sends one to HCMC
GROVE CITY - A Litchfield man was injured late Tuesday night when the all-terrain vehicle he was driving on U.S. Highway 12 was struck by a Jeep near Grove City. According to the State Patrol, Arthur Meisenbach, 50, was driving a 2001 Honda four-wheel ATV west on Highway 12 at about...
March 9, 2016 - 7:35am
March 7, 2016
Minnesota woman seriously injured after being struck by semi
A Lake Bronson, Minn., woman was seriously injured early Sunday morning when she was struck by a semi on a highway near Crookston. Amber Shablow, 25, was walking southbound on U.S. Highway 75 north of Crookston at about 1:25 a.m. Sunday as she tried to flag down a 2014 Freightliner...
March 7, 2016 - 5:30am
February 28, 2016
Willmar woman among two injured in Highway 23 head-on crash
ROSCOE - A Willmar woman was injured in a head-on crash Saturday night on state Highway 23 near Roscoe after the driver of the other vehicle crossed the center line. According to the State Patrol, Jessie A. Jacobson, 53, was driving a 2015 Ford Taurus west on Highway 23 when a 1994...
February 28, 2016 - 6:47am
February 22, 2016
Two trucks crash on Willmar Industrial Park
A police officer documents a two-truck crash Monday on Trott Avenue Southwest in Willmar’s industrial park. There were no apparent injuries....
February 22, 2016 - 10:55pm
February 18, 2016
UPDATE: State Patrol releases the names of two people killed in Spicer crash
SPICER - Two people who survived an initial crash Wednesday night near Spicer were killed when they were struck by a third vehicle as they were...
February 18, 2016 - 6:38am
February 17, 2016
One dies in Spicer crash
The Minnesota State Patrol reported around 9 p.m. Wednesday that it responded to a fatal crash on Minnesota Highway 23 at North Shore Drive in Spicer. More information will be posted as it becomes available. Please check back for further details.
February 17, 2016 - 10:35pm
In bizarre incident, Minnesotan injured after deer jumps between him, snowmobile windshield
UPSALA, Minn. - A Coon Rapids man was injured over the weekend when a deer jumped between him and the windshield of the snowmobile he was driving, the Morrison County Sheriff's Office reported. The sheriff's office was called at 5 p.m. Saturday to the snowmobile crash near 40th Street...
February 17, 2016 - 3:03pm
February 11, 2016
Update 11:08 p.m.: Car, school bus involved in crash north of Willmar
WILLMAR -- Authorities responded Wednesday afternoon to a school bus-involved crash on Highway 71/23 north of Willmar. There were no apparent...
February 11, 2016 - 12:00am
February 9, 2016
Records published Feb. 9
This is the records summary for Feb. 9. Accident WILLMAR — A two-car crash left one driver with injuries Friday afternoon. A Ford Taurus rear-ended a Chevy Trailblazer just after 3 p.m. at the intersection of Willmar Avenue and 11th Street Southwest. The police report listed the...
February 9, 2016 - 12:00am
January 22, 2016
UPDATE: Clara City man injured after falling asleep at the wheel
BENSON - Travis Jaenisch, 22, of Clara City, was seriously injured Friday in a car accident on Highway 12 east of Benson after he fell asleep at the wheel and drove across the center line, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. An earlier report from the State Patrol had misidentified...
January 22, 2016 - 1:42pm
January 21, 2016
Records published Jan. 21
This is the records summary for Jan. 21. Rollover injures one BLOMKEST — Two people were injured Tuesday night after their vehicle ran off U.S. Highway 71 in Blomkest and rolled, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Eliezer Rodriguez, 22, of Renville, was driving a 1999 Chevrolet...
January 21, 2016 - 12:00am
January 18, 2016
Man dies after being pinned under tree in central Minnesota
MILTONA - A 59-year-old man died after he was pinned under a tree trunk Monday near Miltona in central Minnesota. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a call about 1 p.m. and responders found the victim unresponsive and were not able to resuscitate him. The sheriff's office...
January 18, 2016 - 10:39pm
January 17, 2016
One dead and one injured in crash near Prinsburg in west central Minnesota
PRINSBURG -- One person was killed and another was seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash early Sunday morning west of Prinsburg. According to the State Patrol, a 2013 Freightliner semi driven by Walt Palma, 35, of Redwood Falls was going east on state Highway 7 when it collided...
January 17, 2016 - 12:11pm
January 14, 2016
Records published Jan. 14
This is the records summary for Jan. 14 One-vehicle accident injures St. Peter woman KANDIYOHI — A woman has been hospitalized after an automobile accident west of Kandiyohi. According to a Minnesota State Patrol report, Kayla L. Bergstrom, 34, of St. Peter, was driving a 2004...
January 14, 2016 - 12:00am