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Records published Oct. 28
NLS approves additional help in kindergarten classrooms
New London cyclist's life remembered in court; driver in accident sentenced
Hacked emails show Clinton aides surprised at 2015 email revelations
Iraqi army aims to reach site of Islamic State executions south of Mosul
Cutler's back in time to face his fave foe
WCT Sports Show: Cards, Wildcats breeze through opening rounds
Analyst: Zimmer tackle rotation versus Eagles 'horrible'
Wild's Niederreiter gaining confidence on new line
Great Swedish Adventure begins and features woman with Willmar roots
Willmar native on 'The Voice'
1960's icon Bobby Vee dies at Minnesota care facility
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Now is the perfect time for houseplant tasks
Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
An Epic journey
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
Kenley Jo Krogfus
Myron F. Koosmann
Wallace V. Ashburn
Tribune 2016 Endorsement: Elect Fernando Alvarado to Willmar's Ward 3 seat
Cindy Regan's letter: Clinton's corruption runs deep
Tribune 2016 Endorsement: Elect Julie Asmus to Willmar's Ward 2 seat
Colleen Thomson Michels letter: Schwantes is committed to public service
Suzie Richter letter: Get informed, then go and vote
September 4, 2010
17-year-old faces felony charges in race-charged assault
WILLMAR -- A 17-year-old Willmar teen pleaded not guilty Monday to three felony charges of second- and third-degree assault and second-degree riot for allegedly beating a man with a baseball bat. Troy Anthony Hernandez also faces a misdemeanor assault charge in Kandiyohi County District...
September 4, 2010 - 12:00am
August 24, 2010
Minn. man shoots at bat, damages next-door home
MAPLEWOOD, Minn. (AP) -- Prosecutors say a Maplewood man chose an unusual way to attack a bat that had gotten into his home. Authorities say 52-year-old Cedric R. Newton took out his .38-caliber revolver and fired several times, wounding the bat and leaving three bullet holes in...
August 24, 2010 - 8:45am
August 13, 2010
Husky Wood Bat Fall League starts Aug. 21
The fourth annual Husky Wood Bat Fall Baseball League will begin on Aug. 21 in St. Cloud. There will be leagues for grades 6-8, 9-10 and 11-12. Each team will play 10 games between Aug. 21-Sept. 23 at selected locations in Central Minnesota. Each team will be limited to 11-3 players...
August 13, 2010 - 12:00am
July 1, 2010
Man who killed girl at Wheaton church gets 20 years in prison
A man who crushed the skull of a 14-month-old girl while he was trying to beat up her father in a church in Wheaton was sentenced on Thursday to a 20-year stint in prison. Judge Gerald Seibel said the toddler's death, caused by an errant swing of a baseball bat by David Eric Collins,...
July 1, 2010 - 5:06pm
June 15, 2010
Starbuck resident arrested for alleged bat assault
SWIFT FALLS -- A Starbuck man was arrested early Sunday after allegedly attacking another man with a bat in Swift Falls. Ricky Kimble, 34, of Swift Falls, is in critical condition at St. Cloud Hospital after being struck in the head. John Evans, 24, of Starbuck, was arrested and...
June 15, 2010 - 12:00am
June 14, 2010
Man arrested in Swift Falls attack with bat
SWIFT FALLS - A Starbuck man was arrested early Sunday morning after attacking another man with a bat in Swift Falls. The victim, Ricky Kimble, 34, of Swift Falls, is in critical condition at St. Cloud Hospital after being struck in the head with a bat. John Evans, 24, of Starbuck...
June 14, 2010 - 10:54am
June 8, 2010
Man appears on assault charge; warrant issued in bat incident
WILLMAR -- A 22-year-old Willmar man made his first appearance Friday on a second-degree assault charge for his role in an incident that involved beating people and vehicles with baseball bats. Nicholas William Dahl also faces misdemeanor assault and property damage charges. Unconditional...
June 8, 2010 - 12:00am
Assault charges filed against men, arguing over $20
WILLMAR -- Two men face second-degree assault charges for their roles in an incident that allegedly started due to an argument over $20. Abdikadir Muhumed Mire, 18, and Labarron Suntel Black, 31, made their first appearances Friday in Kandiyohi County District Court. Unconditional...
June 8, 2010 - 12:00am
March 4, 2010
Man gets prison time for baseball bat assault; victim had 13 stitches to close wound to his head
WILLMAR -- Jaime Turrubiates, 29, of Willmar, was sentenced Tuesday to 34 months in prison on a second-degree assault charge for hitting another...
March 4, 2010 - 12:00am
January 15, 2010
Charges dismissed against man who hit teen with bat
WILLMAR -- Three felony charges against a Willmar man accused of hitting a 16-year-old boy in the head with a baseball bat during a fight have been dismissed in Kandiyohi County District Court. The charges, for second-, third- and fifth-degree assault, against Daniel Loera, 26, were...
January 15, 2010 - 12:00am
November 3, 2009
Man charged for baseball bat assault; victim IDs attacker by large gang tattoo on back of his head
WILLMAR -- A 25-year-old Willmar man made his first appearance Monday on felony charges of assault for allegedly hitting a 16-year-old boy in the head with a baseball bat during a fight. According to court documents, the teen identified Daniel Loera by the large gang tattoo on the...
November 3, 2009 - 12:00am
September 15, 2009
Wheaton pastor held for cussing in court, serving 5-day sentence in Kandiyohi County
The pastor of a church in Wheaton, Minn., where a toddler died in a fight this month will finish up a five-day stay in jail tonight for uttering...
September 15, 2009 - 10:04am
September 8, 2009
Charges being filed in attack at Wheaton church
WHEATON, Minn. (AP) -- Two men are being charged in a baseball bat attack at a western Minnesota church that left a 14-month-old girl dead. Darryl Kennedy and David Collins were arrested last week after the incident inside Thy Kingdom Come Church in Wheaton. Prosecutors on Tuesday...
September 8, 2009 - 12:17pm
August 25, 2009
Man faces assault charge for using bat in weekend fight
WILLMAR -- A 29-year-old Willmar man made his first court appearance Monday on a second-degree assault charge for allegedly hitting another man in the head with a metal baseball bat early Saturday morning in Regency Estates West. Unconditional bail was set at $50,000 for Jaime Turrubiates....
August 25, 2009 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Local woman pleads guilty to assaulting woman with baseball bat
WILLMAR -- Candice Marie Mack, 26, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Thursday to a felony charge of third-degree assault for hitting a woman in the head with a baseball bat. As part of a plea agreement entered in Kandiyohi County District Court, another felony second-degree assault charge...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am