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European parties accused of being influenced by Russia
Buyer beware: How data breaches change holiday shopping for consumers
Sen. Al Franken championed a Minnesota rape survivor's bill. Now she wants a new sponsor.
Rice Hospital explains factors driving employee health insurance hikes
Willmar High Art Club throw-a-thon produces ceramic bowls for soup fundraiser
MEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers rest after wild weekend
Wild score 4 goals in final 7 minutes in crazy comeback win
NWL Baseball: Six Stingers sign to return for 2018 season
State Swimming & Diving: Two Willmar divers in top four after state semis
Timberwolves' Tyus Jones breaks down his pick-and-roll connection with Towns
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
'Marian' opens tonight on Ridgewater College stage in Willmar
Jimmy Fallon to host live Super Bowl edition of ‘The Tonight Show’ in Minneapolis
Garth Brooks lip-syncing controversy at the CMA Awards really hit a nerve
14 movies worth seeing this holiday season - and none about Santa Claus
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
Protecting a special place: Thanks to Prairie Woods, Geer Island will remain a natural sanctuary
Kat Perkins urges St. Mary's students to be fearless
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
James G. Andrews
Alden V. Van Der Pol
I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.
Tooting your own horn could help others
Commentary: No man accused of sexually harassing a woman is irreplaceable - not even Al Franken
Accusations of sexual misconduct throw Franken into a political minefield
Commentary: The FCC vote that could put local news at risk
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
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Emma Anne Williams
August 25, 2017
Three western Minn. prosecutors are candidates to succeed Judge Spilseth
ST. PAUL — The Commission on Judicial Selection announced Thursday it is recommending three west central Minnesota prosecutors for consideration...
August 25, 2017 - 7:14am
May 21, 2017
New London Level 3 sex offender scheduled for civil commitment hearing Monday
WILLMAR — A registered Level 3 sex offender convicted of molesting a child is set to leave prison Tuesday and move to a home in rural New...
May 21, 2017 - 12:38pm
February 28, 2017
Judge grants delayed trial for alleged Zorbaz shooter
WILLMAR — The man accused of firing several rounds outside the Spicer Zorbaz restaurant in August argued in court this week that he was...
February 28, 2017 - 10:23pm
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