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'I knew it was him': Minnesotan was first responder on scene of crash that killed teen son
Willmar Police ask for public's help identifying theft suspects
Two arrested with 117 grams of meth, $1,700 during Minn. traffic stop
Feds find MNsure tech vulnerabilities, but state says they are fixed
Independent study film focuses on immigrant students
Wild stay unbeaten at home, trip up Maple Leafs
Section 5A could be dogfight as postseason looms
WCT daily schedule
Ridgewater takes two on Crossover's first day
Willmar riding win streak into postseason
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
Lady Gaga to perfom Super Bowl halftime show
Meander weekend features celebration of art, community
As 2017 looms, time to review your Medicare coverage
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
The prairie chicken is featured on Northland Outdoors TV
Fast food influence kids' soda and calorie choices
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Alveda B. Myhre
Lorraine M. Essler
Arnold "Arnie" Muench
Fran Hussong letter: Ahmann is part of the problem
Gene Schneider letter: Asmus is clear choice in Ward 2
Marlys Schafer letter: Don't vote for self-interest groups
Kent Syverson letter: Keep the 19th Amendment
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July 14, 2016
Supreme Court reprimands Paynesville attorney
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Supreme Court has issued a public reprimand to attorney Robert D. Stoneburner of Paynesville following his conviction...
July 14, 2016 - 12:00am
June 30, 2016
Hotel scamming scheme unveiled when Douglas County attorney answers the phone
A scammer picked the wrong person to call on May 26: Douglas County Attorney Chad Larson. Larson shared his experience in an effort to alert...
June 30, 2016 - 3:28pm
April 18, 2016
Willmar attorney pedals 880 miles for global cause
While he spent two weeks bicycling in a fundraising ride, David Moody said the discipline involved seemed like something else. “This almost...
April 18, 2016 - 1:31pm
May 22, 2015
Man argues for lesser sentence on criminal sexual conduct charge
WILLMAR — A 23-year-old man facing sentencing on a charge of criminal sexual conduct reportedly plans to argue for a lesser sentence during a hearing next month, according to the Kandiyohi County Attorney’s Office. Joshua Florez pleaded guilty in March to a felony charge of third-degree...
May 22, 2015 - 11:19pm
March 13, 2014
Willmar, Minn., native rolls out second book in series; third book in the works
After getting good reviews and winning accolades last year on his debut novel, “Bear is Broken,” Willmar native son Lachlan Smith rolled...
March 13, 2014 - 8:00am
October 15, 2013
Baker sworn in as new Kandiyohi County attorney
WILLMAR – Shane Baker was sworn in Tuesday as the new Kandiyohi County Attorney. He will fill the unexpired term of Jenna Fischer, who...
October 15, 2013 - 1:52pm
October 10, 2013
Committee recommends Shane Baker for county attorney
WILLMAR — Assistant Kandiyohi County Attorney Shane Baker will be recommended for the job as the county’s top legal adviser and prosecutor. A committee interviewed three finalists for the job of Kandiyohi County Attorney earlier this week and will recommend that the...
October 10, 2013 - 11:22pm
July 14, 2013
Attorney: Zimmerman's safety remains a concern
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) -- After a year and a half of living as a hermit, George Zimmerman emerged from a Florida courthouse a free man, cleared of...
July 14, 2013 - 6:58am
April 12, 2012
Hearing cancelled for Paynesville, Minn., murder suspect still without counsel
WILLMAR -- An omnibus hearing scheduled for today has been cancelled in the case of Delbert Edwin Huber, 81, the rural Paynesville man indicted...
April 12, 2012 - 12:00am
March 23, 2012
Willmar, Minn., City Council picks separate law firms for civil, criminal work
WILLMAR -- The Willmar City Council has selected the law firm of Flaherty and Hood of St.
March 23, 2012 - 12:00am
March 16, 2012
Editorial: City needs to hire the Willmar law firm
Editor's Note: This editorial has been updated to correct a factabout the two law firms availability for meetings.
March 16, 2012 - 7:06am
October 31, 2011
Rural Paynesville, Minn., man still doesn't have attorney in murder case against him
WILLMAR -- Delbert Huber, 81, of rural Paynesville, appeared in court this afternoon and reported that he still has not been able to retain an attorney to represent him on a second-degree murder charge for allegedly killing a man earlier this month. Huber told Judge Kathryn N. Smith...
October 31, 2011 - 3:28pm
June 13, 2011
State asks courts to allow some spending in shutdown
June 13, 2011 - 1:33pm
Dayton names Glasrud to Eighth District judgeship
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton has appointed Stevens County Attorney Charles Glasrud as district court judge in Minnesota's Eighth Judicial District. According to a news release from the governor's office, Glasrud will fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Peter A. Hoff,...
May 13, 2011 - 12:00am
December 22, 2010
Salaries are established for 2011 for Kandiyohi Co. officials
WILLMAR -- The 2011 salary for the Kandiyohi County Commissioners will be the same as it's been for the last three years. In a unanimous vote...
December 22, 2010 - 12:00am