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Trump pressures Democrats on Obamacare to get border wall deal
Bill O'Reilly to Return With Podcast on Monday
North Korea says ready to strike U.S. aircraft carrier
Ibarra scores in Minnesota's win over Colorado
Hicks' five RBIs help power Tigers past Twins
Chappell birdies final hole to take Texas Open
UMD's defensive corps, led by freshman Mikey Anderson, will be youthful next season
All about the details: Awards mount for Minnesota taxidermist
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Carrie Fisher won't appear in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Hollywood's Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner file for divorce
MTV to revive reality series 'Fear Factor'
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
'Kitchen Witches': Comedy opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar chain of lakes focus of Wednesday's public meeting
Earth Day 2017 celebrated April 22 in west central Minnesota
'Camper Cabins' guide to great outdoors
James Francis Grossman
Marvin I. Braegelman
Janice Seime Schei
Orville E. Lien
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Cartoonist Opinions published April 22
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
December 10, 2010 - 11:03am
This is the records summary for Dec. 10. Arrest RAYMOND -- A 37-year-old Cokato man was arrested on charges of driving while impaired around 3:10 a.m. Thursday near the intersection of county roads 1 and 3. Fire NEW LONDON -- The New London and Spicer fire departments were called...
December 10, 2010 - 12:00am
December 9, 2010
This is the records summary for Dec. 9. Driver to hospital after Meeker County crash MANANNAH -- A 28-year-old Grove City man was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital after a one-vehicle rollover crash around 11:45 p.m. Tuesday in the area of county roads 3 and 30 near Manannah. According...
December 9, 2010 - 12:00am
December 1, 2010
St. Cloud Apollo teen has fatal attack on bus ride home
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) -- A Minnesota family and classmates are grieving the loss of a high school sophomore who died after going into cardiac arrest on a school bus. St. Cloud school officials say the 16-year-old Apollo High School student complained about shortness of breath, dizziness...
December 1, 2010 - 8:25am