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'Chosen Few' tells story of sacrifice: YME grad among those who gave his life for country
Minnesota man, 38, accused of fatally stabbing parents with screwdriver
UPDATE: Last of 9 prisoners who escaped in state van caught on Minneapolis bridge
Held hostage by Fargo murder suspect, woman heard victim beg for his life
UPDATE: Dayton to decide whether to OK spending plan by Tuesday
St. Paul Saints to honor pro baseball rarity, a woman pitcher, with bobblehead
Vikings' Zimmer: 'I'll be back shortly with one eye or two'
Vikings sign two 2017 draft picks, but rookie contract disputes rage on
James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors
United's Venegas, front office don't see eye-to-eye
Watch: 'Price is Right' contestant loses his mind as he breaks Plinko record
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Memorial Day travel volume expected highest since 2005
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Mary Ann Nagel
Marlyn W. Wacholz
Marlys J. Mithun
Editiorial: Remembrance and safety are key for this weekend
Navarrrette: Welcome to the information crisis
Thomas: Saudi Arabia's duplicity
Commentary: Focus on victims reward terrorists
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
November 10, 2010
Morris woman faces prison for her role in cocaine sale
WILLMAR -- Deedra Lyn Hargrave, 42, of Morris, pleaded guilty Tuesday to an amended charge of second-degree drug sale for her role in selling cocaine to a CEE-VI Drug Task Force informant this summer. As part of a plea agreement in Kandiyohi County District Court, the charge was...
November 10, 2010 - 12:00am
November 5, 2010
Willmar's drug take-back event proves to be big success; drugs to be held and incinerated
WILLMAR -- The drug take-back event Wednesday evening in Willmar collected a total of 171 pounds of materials, according to Willmar Police Chief...
November 5, 2010 - 12:00am
November 1, 2010
Prescription, OTC drug take-back event is Wednesday
WILLMAR -- Citizens wishing to dispose of expired or unwanted prescription or over-the-counter medicines can bring those medications to a drug take-back event Wednesday at the Willmar Fire Department. The event is from 7 to 9 p.m. and is sponsored by the Willmar Police Department...
November 1, 2010 - 12:00am
October 21, 2010
American Opinion - On the killing of an American by Mexican drug gangs
An excerpt from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States: On the killing of an American by Mexican drug gangs: Yet another American has died at the hands of Mexican drug gangs. David Hartley and his wife, Tiffany Young-Hartley, who both grew up in Colorado, were riding...
October 21, 2010 - 12:00am
October 14, 2010
Blomkest man pleads to drug, bribery charges
WILLMAR -- David Dennis Jacobson, 50, of Blomkest, pleaded guilty Tuesday to an amended second-degree drug sale charge for selling 13.9 grams of meth to a drug task force informant in December 2009 and to a felony bribery charge for paying a man to "throw" his testimony in the case. As...
October 14, 2010 - 12:00am
October 9, 2010
Rural Benson man busted for apparent pot-growing operation
BENSON -- A rural Benson man made his first court appearance Friday on a fifth-degree drug possession charge filed after law enforcement officials searched his property and found an apparent marijuana growing operation. Unconditional bail was set at $20,000 bond or $2,500 cash for...
October 9, 2010 - 12:00am
October 5, 2010
Willmar man sentenced to 41 months for meth deal
WILLMAR -- Joey Gene Meyer, 50, of Willmar, was sentenced Monday to 41 months in prison on a second-degree drug sale charge for selling 13 grams...
October 5, 2010 - 12:00am
October 2, 2010
Probation for man, 35, charged for possessing meth, coke
WILLMAR -- Emilio Florez, 35, of Willmar, was sentenced Thursday to 17 months in prison, which was stayed, 86 days in jail, $1,550 in fines and five years of probation on two felony drug and paraphernalia charges for possessing methamphetamine and cocaine and for storing drug paraphernalia...
October 2, 2010 - 12:00am
September 30, 2010
First-degree drug charges against Pennock couple dropped
WILLMAR -- First-degree drug sale charges against a Pennock couple have been dismissed because Bureau of Criminal Apprehension laboratory tests determined the powder confiscated from their home was not a controlled substance. The dismissal was filed Sept. 20 in Kandiyohi County District...
September 30, 2010 - 12:00am
September 18, 2010
Lohan fails court-ordered drug test
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Lindsay Lohan has failed a court-ordered drug and alcohol screening test and could face a probation violation that might...
September 18, 2010 - 7:05am
September 8, 2010
Five people facing a slew of drug-related charges for pot deal involving 11-year-old
BENSON -- Five people face drug sale, possession and child endangerment charges in Swift County District Court for their roles in a marijuana...
September 8, 2010 - 12:00am
September 7, 2010
Five people face drug charges after bust in Benson
BENSON -- Five people face drug sale, possession and child endangerment charges in Swift County District Court for their roles in selling controlled substances to an informant for the CEE-VI Drug Task Force. Gerrick James Maus, 25, and Heidi Marie Wolney, 21, both of Benson, were...
September 7, 2010 - 10:45am
September 1, 2010
Willmar man pleads guilty to slew of charges stemming from agents' search of home
WILLMAR -- Emilio Florez, 35, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Tuesday to two felony drug and paraphernalia charges for possessing methamphetamine...
September 1, 2010 - 12:00am
Willmar man gets 88 months for role in meth deal
WILLMAR -- William Allan Tjaden, 31, of Willmar, was sentenced Monday to 88 months in prison on a second-degree drug sale charge for selling...
September 1, 2010 - 12:00am
August 31, 2010
Three facing drug charges for selling cocaine
WILLMAR -- Three people made their first court appearances Monday for allegedly selling cocaine to a CEE-VI Drug Task Force informant, with the last purchase happening last week. Deedra Lyn Hargrave, 42, of Morris, and Ryan Scott Unke, 21, of Willmar, both face one first-degree drug...
August 31, 2010 - 12:00am