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Records published September 22, 2017
'Dancing With the Atwater Area Stars' scheduled Saturday
Willmar to consider new TIF district on 1st Street
Firing of Litchfield police officer upheld by arbitrator
Public given opportunity to pray, have sorrow wiped away at ceremony honoring LaFontaine-Greywind
Prep Volleyball: Willmar wins big CLC match
Local Roundup: Litchfield downs NLS to run record to 19-0
Swimming & Diving: Cards edge Spartans
Wild earn 1-0 win over Jets in second game of preseason
Ex-teammate Ramirez can feel Sano's pain
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
'It's important to stand up to bullies': Actress Rebel Wilson wins record amount in defamation case
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
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
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
Arthur "Art" M. Erickson
Annabelle E. Kern
Mary Ellen Zachman
Doris E. Thompson
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
Letter: Clinton uranium story is false
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball is back in full force
WCT Sports Show: Week One Pigskin Picks
Partners of tiny Fargo firm say anti-Muslim tirade by employee made their lives miserable
June 26, 2017
Young driver dies in rollover west of Canby
Young driver dies in rollover west of CanbyCANBY – An 18-year-old man from Minneota died as a result of a rollover accident west of Canby...
June 26, 2017 - 12:28pm
November 12, 2016
Alexandria man killed when run over with combine
ALEXANDRIA - A farm accident claimed the life of a Douglas County man Friday, Nov. 11. Ewald Wussow, 62, of Alexandria, was killed when he was...
November 12, 2016 - 5:20pm
August 15, 2014
Willmar High grad killed in motorcycle crash
WILLMAR –– A 2011 Willmar High School graduate who excelled in academics, band and choir and was studying at the University of Minnesota to prepare for a career in music was killed Thursday when his motorcycle collided with a car. Robert Brau, 21, of Willmar, died in a two-vehicle,...
August 15, 2014 - 11:01pm
Willmar high school grad killed in motorcycle accident
WILLMAR –– A 2011 Willmar High School graduate was killed Thursday in a motorcycle accident in Wright County According to a notice from the Peterson Brothers Funeral Home, Robert Brau, 21, died as a result of injuries from an accident near Montrose. The Minnesota State...
August 15, 2014 - 4:45pm
April 4, 2014
Accident takes life of Hector man
OLIVIA — Carlos Quezada, 42, was killed in a broadside accident on Minnesota Highway 4 in Renville County around 5 p.m. on Thursday, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Quezada was driving a 2006 Ford Freestyle southbound on the highway near milepost 86 when it collided...
April 4, 2014 - 2:03pm
December 10, 2013
Move-in day at new orphanage in Uganda named for women killed in Hwy. 12 crash
CLARA CITY — Life’s journey ended Aug. 17, 2012, on U.S.
December 10, 2013 - 4:09am
August 13, 2013
Fatal Atlanta stadium fall was accidental, police say
By David Beasley ATLANTA (Reuters) - A fatal fall Monday night of a 29-year-old baseball fan from an upper deck of the Atlanta Braves Turner Field stadium was an accident, police said Tuesday. The Fulton County Medical Examiner's office identified the man as Ronald Homer, 29,...
August 13, 2013 - 12:06pm
Man dies after fall at Braves' stadium
(Reuters) - A man died after falling some 60 feet from the upper deck of the Atlanta Braves' Turner Field baseball stadium, the Major League team and police said on Monday. The Braves issued a statement during their game against the Philadelphia Phillies confirming the fall, which...
August 13, 2013 - 7:43am
March 17, 2013
Man dies, father seriously injured in Meeker County accident east of Kingston
LITCHFIELD — A Cokato man was killed and his father severely injured in a one-vehicle accident at 5:33 p.m. on Saturday east of Kingston, the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office reported. Timothy Keskey, 52, was pronounced dead at the scene. His passenger and father, Melvin Keskey,...
March 17, 2013 - 1:50pm
March 11, 2013
Highway Patrol: 2 survivors swam out of Ohio crash
WARREN, Ohio (AP) -- Two teens who escaped a crash that killed six friends in a swampy pond wriggled out of the wreckage by smashing a rear window and swimming away from the SUV, a state trooper said Monday. By THOMAS J. SHEERAN Associated Press
March 11, 2013 - 11:40am
Highway patrol: 'High rate' of speed in Ohio crash
WARREN, Ohio (AP) -- The mother of one of six teenagers killed in a northeast Ohio crash says the victims and two boys who survived the accident were close friends and lived in the same neighborhood. By THOMAS J. SHEERAN Associated Press
March 11, 2013 - 7:05am
March 8, 2013
Crash kills Sacred Heart, Minn.,teen
GRANITE FALLS — Meagan E. Siemieniewski, 16, of Sacred Heart died Friday morning in a two-vehicle head-on crash on Highway 212 between Granite...
March 8, 2013 - 11:00pm
February 18, 2013
Accident near Granite Falls kills 1 woman, injures another
GRANITE FALLS — Icy roads may be to blame for a two-vehicle, head-on crash Monday morning south of Granite Falls that killed one woman and...
February 18, 2013 - 10:37pm
February 4, 2013
Update: Granite Falls, Minn., man killed in accident this morning near Milan, Minn.
MILAN — A Granite Falls man was killed early this morning when an oversized load struck a railroad bridge north of Milan. George J. Piasecki, 61, was killed when the load came off a semi on Minnesota Highway 7/U.S. Highway 59 and landed on the car he was driving, according to the...
February 4, 2013 - 2:27pm
February 1, 2013
Worker dies in accident at beet co-op
RENVILLE — A 37-year employee of the Southern Minnesota Beet Sugar Cooperative died of injuries he suffered in a workplace accident at 2:50 p.m. Thursday at the plant in Renville. Erv Knuston, 60, of Sacred Heart, was struck by a payloader while outside in the pellet loading area,...
February 1, 2013 - 11:19pm