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From Texas to Minnesota, canines rescued with love
Jury trial canceled in Minn. horse starvation case, plea hearing set
More hunters in Minnesota, Wisconsin turning to crossbows
'You've got to do something': Kindred man follows dying wife's plea for increased farm truck safety
Cause of Savage, Minn., teen's death at NDSU known but not released to public
From on the air to on the water
Vikings QB grounded by faith, family and football
Former Davies, NDSU athlete Scheel wins men's Wild Hog Marathon in Grand Forks
Woodbury native Brennan Menell making the most of his NHL audition for Wild
Ramirez helps Loons storm past reeling FC Dallas
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Jimmy Kimmel mocks Sean Spicer to his face about that inauguration crowd size incident
Printer Andy Kahmann of Montevideo named 2017 Prairie Disciple
Country Quilters show is this weekend in Willmar
'Almost Saved, But Lost' details snowstorm: New London native publishes book on 1873 blizzard that killed 12 people in Kandiyohi County
'Idiots' worth a visit at The Barn Theatre in Willmar
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Arts festival celebrates 20 years in Willmar
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
David A. Mitteness
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
Opinion: Alarm over decline in U.S. government spending for ag research
Tribune Editorial: TIF proposal for First Street South block is a good idea for Willmar
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
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Partners of tiny Fargo firm say anti-Muslim tirade by employee made their lives miserable
Jennie Mae Wubben
February 4, 2015
Federal prison awaits: Burglary charges dismissed against man alleged to have broken into Sunburg home
WILLMAR — Kandiyohi County prosecutors have dismissed felony charges of first-degree burglary and theft against a Montrose man alleged to have burglarized a rural Sunburg home in September 2013. The prosecuting attorney dismissed the charges Jan. 28 because the suspect, Michael...
February 4, 2015 - 11:09pm
December 10, 2014
Records published Dec. 11
This is the records summary for Dec. 11. Fire SPICER — A fire was reported at 4:13 a.m. Wednesday in the 7700 block of North Shore Drive. No details regarding possible damages were listed in the initial report, but firefighters were at the scene only until 4:48 a.m. Thefts WILLMAR...
December 10, 2014 - 11:04pm
November 6, 2014
Willmar man faces assault and burglary charges
WILLMAR — A 22-year-old Willmar man faces three felony burglary charges for allegedly assaulting a man and woman after breaking into their home Oct. 31. Benjamin Kingsley Braih faces three charges of burglary in the first degree plus misdemeanor charges of domestic assault and...
November 6, 2014 - 11:23pm
August 14, 2014
Plymouth man faces felony burglary charges
LITCHFIELD — A 27-year-old Plymouth man faces a felony charge of third-degree burglary in connection with an incident at a vacant house near Litchfield. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office received a call from the property owner saying his house, located on the 59000 block of...
August 14, 2014 - 11:16pm
July 30, 2014
Warrant issued for Montrose man facing charges in Sunburg home invasion last fall
WILLMAR –– A Montrose man failed to appear Wednesday in Kandiyohi County District Court on felony charges linked to a 2013 burglary and theft from a rural Sunburg home, and an arrest warrant was issued. Michael John Walker, 46, was scheduled to make a first court appearance Wednesday...
July 30, 2014 - 11:45pm
June 23, 2014
Willmar man pleads to knuckles charge, charges from alleged burglary reduced after further investigation
WILLMAR — Five felony charges against two Willmar men accused of burglarizing a man’s residence and threatening and robbing him in April have been eliminated from the complaints against the men after investigators found new information about the case. The charges against Rene...
June 23, 2014 - 11:05pm
June 2, 2014
Man pleads to charge in burglary, robbery case
WILLMAR — Ray Travis Rivera, 19, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Monday to an amended gross misdemeanor charge of fourth-degree burglary for his role in robbing and assaulting a man on April 5 in Willmar. As part of a plea agreement, the charge was reduced from felony level and three...
June 2, 2014 - 11:50pm
April 17, 2014
Man accused of Tasing, trying to kidnap ex-girlfriend in Comstock
MOORHEAD, Minn. – A Bismarck man is charged with seven felonies, including attempted kidnapping and burglary, after allegedly breaking into his girlfriend’s Comstock home late one night last week and Tasing her while wearing gloves and wearing a hood over his face.
April 17, 2014 - 6:00am
April 8, 2014
Three men face slew of charges for alleged burglary, robbery
WILLMAR — Three Willmar men made their first court appearance Tuesday on multiple felony charges for their alleged roles in robbing and assaulting a man Saturday in Willmar. Unconditional bail was set at $100,000 for each of the men, Hippolito Manuel Sanchez, 23, Rene Rivera III,...
April 8, 2014 - 10:49pm
March 7, 2014
Couple involved in shootout with deputy tied to burglary at vet clinic in Douglas County
ALEXANDRIA — Authorities believe the Fargo couple who were involved in a shootout with a Douglas County sheriff’s deputy Feb. 24 were also responsible for a burglary at the Douglas County Animal Hospital hours before the shooting. “We have enough evidence to show that Devin...
March 7, 2014 - 3:56pm
February 10, 2014
Kerkhoven woman pleads to burglary at Spicer property, gets stayed prison
WILLMAR — Dawn Jean Meyer, 39, of Kerkhoven, pleaded guilty and was sentenced Monday on a felony charge of second-degree burglary for her role in burglarizing an occupied residence last June in rural Spicer. She was sentenced to 28 months in prison, which was stayed, and must serve...
February 10, 2014 - 11:50pm
Fish house burglaries on Lake Ripley under investigation, sheriff says check your shack
LITCHFIELD — Meeker County authorities are asking the public to check their fish houses on Lake Ripley to determine if items are missing after a string of burglaries on the lake. According to the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office, two reports of burglarized fish houses were taken...
February 10, 2014 - 1:45pm
Men arrested while attempting to steal medical-grade freezer near Litchfield
LITCHFIELD — A 25-year-old Hawick man and a 17-year-old boy from Litchfield were arrested Sunday morning for allegedly attempting to steal a medical-grade freezer north of Litchfield. According to a news release from the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office, the burglary in progress...
February 10, 2014 - 9:26am
November 15, 2013
Three arrested in connection to Marshall, Minn., gun burglary
By Erin Trester Forum News Service WORTHINGTON — Three people have been arrested in conjunction with an Oct. 29 burglary in Marshall. As a result of a routine traffic stop on Sunday, the Worthington Police Department arrested Michele Lopez and Julio Hernandez, both...
November 15, 2013 - 10:17am
September 12, 2013
Willmar, Minn., men busted for burglary after witness takes pictures, IDs them
WILLMAR — Two Willmar men made their first court appearances Thursday on felony charges of second-degree burglary, along with a gross misdemeanor count of theft and a misdemeanor count of property damage, for allegedly breaking into an apartment Tuesday afternoon on the southwest...
September 12, 2013 - 11:22pm