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Minnesota couple's garden draws tourists by the busload
Minnesotan may have tied record with 57-inch muskie
Veteran’s issues topic for town hall meeting Tuesday in Willmar
Watkins man charged with beating woman with baseball bat
Contract awarded for Peach Creek diversion
NWL Baseball: Bucks score four in 10th to best Stingers
Heat was on for Foot Lake 4
WNBA: Sparks put emphatic end to Lynx’ record win streak
Area Baseball: SH/M Legion splits two games at tourney
MLB: Yankees hand Twins 50th loss
Chippewa County Fair featuring two big bands in one night
Little Crow Skiers All-School Reunion at Willmar Fests
Pioneer Public TV announces local PBS Kids Writers contest winners
Willmar woman to audition for 'The Voice'
Netflix price hikes could lead to customers bailing
Here are the Willmar Fests Ambassador nominees
Willmar Fests Grande Day Parade
KMS Marching Saints: honoring "The Greatest Generation"
Cardettes final tune-up for Fests parade
Willmar Fests Kiddie Parade marches on
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
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Perry H. Smith
Larry D. Ellingson
Lois (Rheingans) Aasland
Edgar B. Zimmerman
Orrian W. Syverson
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Midwest Opinion: Great Lakes diversion deal is a good outcome
Commentary: The risk factor of Donald Trump
Commentary: Trump's pivot to Damascus
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
August 1, 2012
Two arrested for drugs at rural Dassel, Minn., address
LITCHFIELD -- Two men were arrested on felony drug possession charges after a traffic stop by a Meeker County deputy just before midnight Tuesday. According to a news release from Meeker County Sheriff Jeff Norlin, the deputy stopped a 1994 Ford Tempo for expired registration at...
August 1, 2012 - 9:10am
April 4, 2012
Escaped youth to appear before judge today in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- Andrew Wyman, the 18-year-old youth sentenced last September for a crime spree that included arson, burglary and motor vehicle theft, is scheduled to appear before a judge this afternoon. He had been on the run since walking away in February from the Prairie Lakes Detention...
News / local
April 4, 2012 - 11:08am
March 9, 2012
Deputies arrest Lake Lillian, Minn., man for making terroristic threats
LAKE LILLIAN -- Kandiyohi County sheriff's deputies on Thursday night arrested a 48-year-old Lake Lillian man for terroristic threats after he told neighbors that he was going to blow up his house in the 400 block of First Street West in Lake Lillian. The sheriff's office received...
News / region
March 9, 2012 - 6:37pm
January 15, 2012
Suspect arrested in high-speed chase west of Atwater, Minn.
WILLMAR -- A suspect is in the Kandiyohi County Jail following a high-speed chase early Saturday morning on U.S. Highway 12 between Atwater and Kandiyohi. The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office said the chase began at about 1:40 a.m. Saturday when a deputy on patrol in the city of...
News / local
January 15, 2012 - 4:17pm
October 28, 2011
Video shows DWI arrests of Halloween-costumed offenders, Minn. DPS urges safe, sober holiday
ST. PAUL -- A Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle, a French maid and Jeanie from "I Dream of Jeanie" were arrested for driving while impaired during Halloween last year, and the State Department of Public Safety is using the video of their arrests is a reminder to plan for a safe and sober...
News / state
October 28, 2011 - 3:41pm
October 13, 2011
Starbuck, Minn., man, Level 3 sex offender, arrested on sex charges
STARBUCK, Minn. -- Law enforcement officials have arrested Starbuck man who is classified as a Level Three Sex Offender on charges of criminal...
October 13, 2011 - 9:26am
September 18, 2011
Suspect in motor vehicle thefts is nabbed in Meeker County
OLIVIA -- A suspect in a series of vehicle thefts was taken into custody today after several days on the run. Matthew James Wrobleski, 37, of Willmar is being held in the Meeker County Jail and faces multiple charges, according to Meeker County Sheriff Jeff Norlin. He had been the...
region / News
September 18, 2011 - 4:05pm
August 31, 2011
Cities attempted murder suspect arrested in Benson
BENSON -- A man wanted for an attempted murder in Spring Lake Park was arrested without incident early Saturday morning in Benson. According to a news release from Benson Police Chief Mike Jambor, his department received information on Friday that Pierre Tyshaun Henderson, 19, and...
News / region
August 31, 2011 - 12:00am
August 29, 2011
Twin Cities attempted murder suspect arrested in Benson, Minn.
BENSON -- A man wanted for an attempted murder in Spring Lake Park was arrested without incident early Saturday morning in Benson. According...
News / region
August 29, 2011 - 12:05pm
August 7, 2011
Woman with machete arrested at Willmar farmers market
WILLMAR -- A woman was arrested at the Willmar farmer's market Saturday morning for allegedly carrying a machete and threatening someone with it. The Willmar Police Department identified the suspect as Betty Denice Reveles, 50. Police were called to the farmer's market on East Highway...
News / local
August 7, 2011 - 3:25pm
December 23, 2010
Olivia child in critical condition; suspect arrested
OLIVIA - A 19-month-old child is in critical condition this morning and a suspect is in custody at the Renville County Jail in connection with the incident. Law enforcement officers received a 911 call around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday that a 19-month-old child was unresponsive. The child...
December 23, 2010 - 6:57am
Update: U.S. Terrorism Task Force makes arrest in Yellow Medicine County
Update 5 p.m.
December 23, 2010 - 5:11am
December 15, 2010
This is the records summary for Dec. 15. Theft WILLMAR -- The theft of cash was reported around 8:45 a.m. Tuesday at Willmar Senior High School 2701 30th St. N.E. Man arrested in Litchfield, wanted in two states LITCHFIELD -- A 27-year-old man was arrested on multiple warrants...
December 15, 2010 - 12:00am
December 14, 2010
Man arrested in Litchfield, wanted in two states
LITCHFIELD -- A 27-year-old man was arrested on multiple warrants this morning during what Litchfield Police Chief Patrick Fank is calling a multi-agency operation conducted at 420 Davis Ave.
December 14, 2010 - 12:15pm
December 10, 2010
Authorities make arrest in Hastings case in which vandal spray-painted six homes and several cars
HASTINGS, Minn. - Authorities here have arrested a 19-year-old man for allegedly spray-painting swastikas, racially charged messages and other offensive material on a half dozen houses and several cars on Dec. 2. Police arrested Alex Russell Nowlan Thursday night after receiving...
News / state
December 10, 2010 - 11:03am