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Willmar airport invites public to celebrate a decade of landings, takeoffs
Plans unveiled for new Willmar Surgery Center
Sioux Indian group wants Supreme Court to grant them promised land in heart of Minnesota
Family of Minnesota veteran lost to PTSD creates foundation for those returning from war
Small plane crash reported at Minnesota airport
Willmar offense comes alive in second half, downs Eagles
Cards fall to Rocori
Willmar loses early lead in loss to Marshall
Cardinals open season with shutout loss
Updated: Bridgewater out for season with dislocated knee, torn ACL
Comedy legend Gene Wilder dead at 83
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
Box office: 'Don't Breathe' Scares Up $26.1 million as hot summer for horror continues
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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
Victoria "Vicki" Lee
Steven Warren Sachs
Roland E. "Rollie" Swenson
Connie Lee Ulferts (aka Key Carelli)
Will: A 'slush fund' by any other name
Letter: Day of reckoning is near
Letter: Governor should call special session
Marcus: Obliging a donor is not necessarily criminal
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
August 30, 2016
Willmar convenience store robbery suspect pleads not guilty
WILLMAR—The 24-year-old suspect in the June 26 armed robbery of a Willmar Casey's store and alleged assault of one of its employees pleaded...
August 30, 2016 - 6:30pm
August 8, 2016
Minnesota teen charged with beating that left man comatose
A St. Paul 19-year-old has been charged with first-degree assault in a beating in a Roseville park that left a man in a coma. According to a...
August 8, 2016 - 1:19pm
August 7, 2016
Records summary for Aug. 8.
This is the records summary for Aug. 8. Three hurt in accident KANDIYOHI - The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Department is investigating an accident that sent three people to the emergency room at Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar and the driver fled on foot. The one-vehicle accident...
August 7, 2016 - 11:26pm
July 29, 2016
14-year-old girl charged with hours-long assault of another teen, slitting her throat
NEW RICHMOND, Wis. -- A New Richmond teenager rode her bicycle 11 miles to the home of her brother’s girlfriend, slipped inside, awakened the...
July 29, 2016 - 10:00am
July 27, 2016
Former Willmar teacher charged for allegedly striking student
WILLMAR -- A former Willmar teacher has been charged with assaulting a student on the last day of the 2016 school year. The assault is alleged...
July 27, 2016 - 11:50pm
July 14, 2016
Pennock man sentenced for assault after fake drug deal now charged with selling fake drugs himself
WILLMAR -- A man sentenced in June for using a screwdriver to stab a drug dealer who sold him a bag of salt instead of drugs is in Kandiyohi...
July 14, 2016 - 11:35pm
June 27, 2016
Minnesotan in custody for alleged assault on woman, chasing man with hatchet
DETROIT LAKES - A Park Rapids man is in the Becker County jail after allegedly assaulting a woman and then chasing around a man, who tried to...
June 27, 2016 - 3:28pm
June 23, 2016
Man pleads guilty to assaulting a corrections officer
WILLMAR — A 47-year-old man accused of assaulting a police officer at the Kandiyohi County Jail last summer pleaded guilty to fourth-degree...
June 23, 2016 - 9:34pm
June 21, 2016
Records published June 21
This is the records summary for June 21. Vandalism WILLMAR — Police received a report around 10:20 a.m. Sunday that a swastika and racial threats had been drawn in a bathroom stall at the Willmar Cub Foods store on the 2200 block of First Street South. Staff removed all of the graffiti...
June 21, 2016 - 12:00am
May 26, 2016
Willmar man charged with assault, threats of violence
WILLMAR — The 29-year-old Willmar man who is alleged to have threatened residents Monday while showing a firearm in his waistband made his...
May 26, 2016 - 11:20am
May 25, 2016
Records published May 25
Here are the records for May 25.: Vandalism PENNOCK — A man on the 300 block of 5th Street Northwest reported criminal damage to a park to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office just before 8 p.m. Monday. The man said children had vandalized the soccer net and frame at a Pennock...
May 25, 2016 - 12:00am
May 14, 2016
Records published May 14
This is the records summary for May 14. Teens arrested in high-speed chase WILLMAR — After an 108 mph high-speed chase along Kandiyohi County Road 23 that ended when the pursued vehicle became stuck in an alfalfa field, Willmar police arrested a 17-year-old male driver and his 18-year-old...
May 14, 2016 - 12:00am
April 25, 2016
Grand jury indicts Manziel on assault charge
DALLAS - A Dallas County grand jury has indicted NFL quarterback Johnny Manziel on a charge of misdemeanor assault with bodily injury after he...
April 25, 2016 - 11:58am
April 14, 2016
Northern Minnesota man charged with trying to light son, dirt bike and tractor on fire
THIEF RIVER FALLS -- A Thief River Falls man is facing three felonies after police said he tried to set a tractor, a dirt bike and his son on...
April 14, 2016 - 10:57am
April 5, 2016
Woman escapes assailant after allegedly being choked
WILLMAR — A 27-year-old Willmar man is facing charges in Kandiyohi County District Court for allegedly breaking into a woman’s apartment Friday, hiding behind the door, and then attacking and attempting to strangle her inside the apartment. The woman was able to dial 911 on a...
April 5, 2016 - 10:00pm