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Adrian Peterson indicted for injury of a child, Vikings say he won’t play
Drones find niche in local agriculture
Community-Owned Grocery takes another step toward opening of store with capital campaign
Kandiyohi County Road 4 to close Monday for bridge replacement
Highway 55 detour to begin Monday from Paynesville to Eden Valley
Prep football roundup: RCW takes out Cleveland
Prep football: Nightmare on 7th Street
Vikings wary of 0-1 New England
NFL players approve new drug policy
Twins-ChiSox rained out
Joan Rivers, queen of acid put-downs, dies at age 81
Kosak of Olivia receives Guard honor
Karl T. [Bud] Kolstad
Vern A. Maanum
Michael Arthur Dombrouski
Thomas Dale Nagel
Stadem — Cuevas
Ciminski — Twist
Carleton — Gorans
Stumvoll — Boersma
Clark — Andrews
Letter: Another side to the Atwater chicken story?
Letter: Protected by the badge
Letter: Anger management needed
Letter Keeping watch over HMOs
Letter: Keeping watch over HMOs
November 5, 2010
Appleton prison may reopen, house California prisoners
APPLETON -- The Prairie Correction Facility at Appleton may reopen in 2012 and house prisoners from California. According to a news release from Corrections Corporation of America, the owner of the vacant prison, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation intends...
news / region
November 5, 2010 - 11:39am
November 1, 2010
Letter: Failing at-risk youths?
At the "Kids Count Coffee" Oct. 26, the attendees heard that there are homeless youth in our county. Youth means children 11 to teens 17! I asked Willmar Senior Principal Rob Anderson about the only group that listed as "below acceptable graduation rates," those on free and reduced...
opinion / letters / education
November 1, 2010 - 12:00am
August 17, 2010
Democrat says GOP workers' presence is intimidating voters
ST. PAUL -- Mark Dayton says Republican workers who videotape almost his every move are getting so close that they intimidate voters trying to talk to the DFL governor candidate.
news / local
August 17, 2010 - 12:00am
February 5, 2009
Public Forum: 'Naming rights' at a bargain
Finally, some courage in Washington concerning our now $4.5 billion bailout of Citi Group bank. They have a $400 million dollar deal to name the new Mets baseball stadium. Some congressmen are asking the President to apply pressure for them to back out of this ridiculous agreement. Perhaps...
February 5, 2009 - 12:00am
February 2, 2009
Records, Feb. 2
Accident WILLMAR -- A driver and her passenger escaped injury but the front of the Godfather's business on the 1400 block of South First Street was damaged when a 2002 Chevrolet Cavalier struck it. The 88-year-old driver is believed to have accidentally hit the gas pedal instead...
February 2, 2009 - 12:00am
January 29, 2009
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Jan. 28
- Ricky L. Hoffenkamp, 27, of Atwater, pleaded guilty Monday to an amended misdemeanor charge for intentionally pointing a gun at a person. As part of a plea agreement, the charge was reduced from a felony charge of second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon and another misdemeanor...
January 29, 2009 - 12:00am
December 5, 2008
Records, Dec. 5
Investigation reveals no sexual assault at high school WILLMAR -- An investigation by the Willmar Police into a reported sexual assault in early November at the Willmar Senior High School revealed that there was no such assault at the school, according to Police Capt. David Wyffels. A...
December 5, 2008 - 12:00am
November 7, 2008
Agencies work to prevent falls among elderly
WILLMAR -- It's commonplace for Connie Feig, director of the Atwater Area Living at Home Block Nurse Program, to hear her elderly clients talk about how they've slipped or stumbled or nearly fallen. So when the Minnesota Department of Human Services launched an initiative recently...
local / community
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am