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Riverview planning another large dairy in western Minn.
Final Willmar levy and budget approved
Lawmakers support local option sales taxes in New London, Spicer
Warren's Generators honored
Engan Associates design nationally recognized
Bluejays girls team dominates Hendricks
Pitino has Gophers poised to take 12-1 record into Big Ten play
Is Dozier blockbuster trade in the works?
Wild remain unconcerned with middling special teams
Timberwolves' bench playing Minnesota's best basketball
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Dorothy M. Peterson
Luella O. Carlson
Harlow D. Skindelien
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
September 2, 2010
Prison stay revoked for 23-year-old Sartell man for having sexual relationship with teen
WILLMAR -- Derrick Jose Arredondo, 23, of Sartell, was ordered to serve 48 months in prison, with an additional 10-year conditional release period,...
September 2, 2010 - 12:00am
September 1, 2010
Willmar man charged for sexuallly assaulting girl at rural daycare
WILLMAR -- A 60-year-old Willmar man has been charged with two counts of criminal sexual conduct for allegedly molesting a 5-year-old girl at a daycare in rural Willmar. Larry Alan Stoeser is being held in the county jail pending a Sept. 7 hearing.
September 1, 2010 - 10:00pm
August 28, 2010
Days after being sentenced for sex with 14-year-old, man charged with getting other teen pregnant
WILLMAR -- Just 10 days after he was sentenced for having a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old girl in Willmar, a 23-year-old Sartell man...
August 28, 2010 - 12:00am
August 27, 2010
Bail set at $100K for man who reported own crime
MONTEVIDEO -- Chippewa County has filed a charge of third-degree criminal sexual conduct against the Clara City man who allegedly self-reported his own crime with phone calls that also triggered a search for him by law enforcement officers. Cheyenne Clay Johnson, 42, of Clara City,...
August 27, 2010 - 12:00am
August 26, 2010
Bail set for Clara City suspect arrested after search
MONTEVIDEO -- Unconditional bail was set at $100,000 for the man who is accused of sexually assaulting a juvenile female and who was apprehended after allegedly reporting his crime on a cell phone. Cheyenne Clay Johnson, 42, of Clara City, is charged with third-degree criminal sexual...
August 26, 2010 - 11:57am
August 25, 2010
Police search swath of area after man calls in own crime
CLARA CITY -- A 43-year old man is in custody in Chippewa County after allegedly sexually assaulting a 17 year-old girl and then reporting the crime on a cell phone while in a corn field. The man triggered a manhunt and rescue effort by also reporting he had stabbed himself. The...
August 25, 2010 - 12:00am
July 31, 2010
Fahey enters not guilty pleas in abduction, sex assault case
OLIVIA -- Matthew Thomas Fahey, 25, entered not guilty pleas Friday in Renville County District Court to charges following the alleged abduction...
July 31, 2010 - 12:00am
July 20, 2010
Man faces sex charge for allegedly assaulting girl in tent
WILLMAR -- A 24-year-old Paynesville man made his first court appearance Monday on a third-degree criminal sexual conduct charge for allegedly...
July 20, 2010 - 12:00am
July 2, 2010
Jury acquits Monte man
MADISON -- A Lac qui Parle jury has acquitted a Montevideo business owner of second-degree criminal sexual conduct. The jury found Thomas Lauritsen, 59, not guilty on Tuesday, the second day of the trial in District Court in Madison. The jury of nine men and three women deliberated...
July 2, 2010 - 12:00am
June 28, 2010
Pennock man gets two years in prison for molestation
WILLMAR -- Harvey Alford Carlson, 77, of Pennock, was sentenced Friday to 24 months in prison plus a five-year conditional release period on...
June 28, 2010 - 12:00am
June 23, 2010
Man facing sex charges ordered by judge to be evaluated
WILLMAR -- A district judge has ordered a mental competency evaluation for Thomas Harold Kremer, 62, of Kandiyohi, who faces eight first- and...
June 23, 2010 - 12:00am
June 22, 2010
Blomkest man facing charges for allegedly molesting 13-year-old
WILLMAR -- Gonzalo Sanchez, 41, of Blomkest, made his first appearance Monday on two first-degree criminal sexual conduct charges for alleged...
June 22, 2010 - 12:00am
June 17, 2010
Former Willmar resident pleads to sex charge
WILLMAR -- A 32-year-old man from Brownsville, Texas, pleaded guilty Tuesday to a second-degree criminal sexual conduct charge for molesting...
June 17, 2010 - 12:00am
Montevideo man gets stayed prison time for molesting Willmar girl over three-year period
WILLMAR -- Daniel Amor, 45, of Montevideo, was sentenced Tuesday to 33 months in prison, which was stayed, 305 days in the county jail, 25 years...
June 17, 2010 - 12:00am
May 21, 2010
New Ulm man ordered to prison for molesting girl, 8, in 2006
WILLMAR -- Dino John Bastian, 39, of New Ulm, was ordered Thursday to serve 21 months in prison on a felony charge of second-degree criminal sexual conduct for molesting an 8-year-old girl in May 2006. The stay of execution on Bastian's prison sentence was ordered revoked by Judge...
May 21, 2010 - 12:00am