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August 1, 2009
Pennock man pleads guilty to one of two DWI charges and a felony weapons charge
WILLMAR -- A 22-year-old Pennock man pleaded guilty Thursday to possessing a weapon as a person convicted of a violent crime and a misdemeanor driving while impaired charge. As part of a plea agreement, three additional driving while impaired charges, plus another misdemeanor charge...
August 1, 2009 - 12:00am
April 25, 2009
Two from Windom charged with theft of lottery tickets
WINDOM -- Two Windom teens are facing felony charges after allegedly stealing lottery scratch-off tickets and turning some of them in for prize money. Andrew Michael Peterson and Nathan Orion Haberman Burch, both 18 and from Windom, are charged with misdemeanor theft, third-degree...
April 25, 2009 - 10:00am
March 10, 2009
Man faces felony impaired driving charge for fourth ticket in 10 years
WILLMAR -- A 32-year-old Elk River man made his first appearance Monday on two felony charges of driving while impaired for allegedly driving...
March 10, 2009 - 12:00am
February 7, 2009
Ruchti faces felony charges after domestic incident
WILLMAR -- A 29-year-old Watkins man made his first appearance Friday on two felony charges for allegedly strangling a woman and threatening...
February 7, 2009 - 12:00am
January 22, 2009
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Jan.22
n Amberly Lynn Samuelson, 22, of Spicer, pleaded guilty Wednesday to an amended charge of gross misdemeanor theft for taking a man's vehicle in July. As part of a plea agreement, the charge was reduced from a felony for motor vehicle theft and a misdemeanor charge for tampering with...
January 22, 2009 - 12:00am
January 13, 2009
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Jan. 13
Daniel Miguel Villarreal, 32, of Willmar, made his first appearance Monday on a felony charge of domestic assault by strangulation. Unconditional bail was set at $10,000. Conditional release was allowed on his personal recognizance, provided he have no contact with the woman or her...
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am
January 6, 2009
Woman charged for allegedly ramming her ex's car 20 times
WILLMAR -- A 26-year-old Raymond woman made her first court appearance Monday on a felony criminal damage to property charge for allegedly using...
January 6, 2009 - 12:00am
December 16, 2008
Grand Forks mom faces felony after officer rescues her coatless 2-year-old
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - The call came to the Grand Forks dispatch center Monday morning: A little boy was outside alone in 15-below weather. Five...
December 16, 2008 - 8:00am
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Dec. 16
n Julio Cesar Martinez-Discua, 35, of Willmar, was sentenced Monday to a year and a day in prison, which was stayed, a $50 fine and five years of probation on a felony charge of forgery. He was also ordered to cooperate with agents from the Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement...
December 16, 2008 - 12:00am
December 4, 2008
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Dec. 4
Carlos Rueben Espinoza, 22, of Willmar, pleaded guilty to two felony charges of criminal damage to property. As part of a plea agreement, another felony charge for possessing a pistol or assault weapon within 10 years of a violent crime conviction, and several lesser charges, will...
December 4, 2008 - 12:00am
December 2, 2008
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Dec. 2
n Humberto Acevedo Jr., 27, of Willmar, made his first appearance Monday on a felony charge of second-degree drug possession. Unconditional bail was set at $75,000. Conditional bail was allowed for $50,000, provided he not use or possess firearms. His next appearance is Dec. 8. He...
December 2, 2008 - 12:00am
November 26, 2008
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Nov. 26
- Sylvia Wodash, 51, of Willmar, made her first appearance Tuesday on a first-degree drug conspiracy charge for selling 10 or more grams of cocaine, methamphetamine or heroin and a fifth-degree drug possession charge. Unconditional bail was set at $100,000. Conditional bail was allowed...
November 26, 2008 - 12:00am
November 25, 2008
Couple faces felony charges for taking relative's farm income
WILLMAR -- A Richfield couple made their first appearance Monday in Kandiyohi County District Court on felony charges for allegedly taking an elderly relative's farm rental income and not reporting it to family services. Duaine Gene Vander Bill, 68, and Kathlyn Faye Vander Bill,...
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am
November 6, 2008
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Nov. 6
- Carlos Rivera, 25, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Monday to an amended charge of interfering with a 911 call, a gross misdemeanor As part of a plea agreement a felony charge of domestic assault by strangulation and a misdemeanor for domestic abuse will be dismissed. The charges were...
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am
October 30, 2008
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Oct. 30
n Marlon Vallecillo, 29, of Willmar, was sentenced to five years of probation, 68 days in jail and ordered to cooperate with agents from the Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement on a felony charge of aggravated forgery. He was given credit for 68 days already served. He...
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am