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Convictions published Nov. 25
'We need to stay ahead': Duluth police recruits will test ‘customer service’ training
Former New York Mills teacher acquitted of charge alleging sexual contact with student
Inmate recaptured after walking away from Clay County Jail annex
What we know about the Al Franken accusations and responses
Hibbing native Perunovich leads UMD in scoring from defenseman position
Princeton gets payback, earns series split with Bemidji
Prep Bowl: Eden Prairie captures 11th state title
Heat scorch nets from 3, beat Timberwolves
Wild have had Blues rematch 'circled on the calendar'
David Cassidy, 1970s teen idol who starred on 'The Partridge Family,' dies at 67
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
What you need in your winter survival kit
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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
Lois M. Toupal
Catherine A. Brainard
Commentary: Sen. Franken still hasn't denied grabbing women
Tribune Editorial: Thanksgiving is a time to appreciate all our blessings
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
Riley Gregory Muench
Ammermann - Cappiello
November 14, 2017
Northern Minn. man gets strict probation for sexually assaulting 5-year-old
WALKER, Minn.—A 19-year-old Pine River man, who admitted in Cass County District Court in Walker to sexually assaulting a 5-year-old girl,...
November 14, 2017 - 9:29pm
July 13, 2017
Willmar man sentenced to prison for assault
WILLMAR — A Willmar man was sentenced to 37 months in prison for assaulting a woman while she was driving a vehicle. Robert Russell Love...
July 13, 2017 - 9:33pm
June 30, 2017
Suspect arrested in swamp near Benson after fleeing officers
PENNOCK — A 46-year-old man was arrested Thursday after a high-speed chase that started in in Pennock and ended in a cattail-filled swamp...
June 30, 2017 - 8:55am
June 23, 2017
Woman charged with stealing opioids from pharmacy where she worked
WILLMAR — A Willmar woman is facing felony drug charges for allegedly stealing opioid painkillers at the pharmacy where she worked. Amber...
June 23, 2017 - 5:07am
June 2, 2017
Man charged with threatening, robbing individuals in Willmar
WILLMAR — Rufujio Kooky Schorn, 21, made a first court appearance Thursday in Kandiyohi County District Court on multiple charges of allegedly...
June 2, 2017 - 5:27am
March 11, 2017
Willmar man convicted of malicious punishment of a child
WILLMAR — A Willmar man was convicted this week of malicious punishment of a child, a felony. Erik Brent Frederickson was sentenced Monday...
March 11, 2017 - 7:02am
March 2, 2017
Three in west central Minn. charged with voter fraud
WILLMAR — Three people in west central Minnesota have been charged with knowingly voting as an ineligible person in the 2016 general election....
March 2, 2017 - 9:01pm
February 11, 2017
Litchfield man sentenced for gas station threats
LITCHFIELD — A man who allegedly ordered customers and employees in a Litchfield gas station to lie down on the floor in July, purporting...
February 11, 2017 - 6:06am
February 1, 2017
Kandiyohi man facing 22 felonies for string of rural burglaries
WILLMAR — Overnight, $9,000 worth of tools went missing from a rural Kandiyohi farm shed. It was Oct. 20. Nine more burglaries would be...
February 1, 2017 - 10:57pm
December 10, 2016
Willmar teen gets probation, community service for bomb threat
WILLMAR—The Willmar teen who posted a Facebook bomb threat in October threatening the Willmar School District was sentenced Thursday to...
December 10, 2016 - 8:55am
April 14, 2016
Northern Minnesota man charged with trying to light son, dirt bike and tractor on fire
THIEF RIVER FALLS -- A Thief River Falls man is facing three felonies after police said he tried to set a tractor, a dirt bike and his son on...
April 14, 2016 - 10:57am
November 4, 2015
Appleton woman pleads guilty to criminal sex charge
BENSON — An Appleton woman pleaded guilty Monday to having sex with a juvenile male. In an appearance in Swift County District Court, Kelly...
November 4, 2015 - 11:11am
June 8, 2015
Alleged smash-and-grab robber charged
WILLMAR — Carlos Lee Rey Garza, 22, made his first appearance Monday in Kandiyohi County District Court in connection with a smash-and-grab incident last month at Wal-Mart that resulted in the theft of 28 iPads and a backpack into which he allegedly stuffed the electronics. The...
June 8, 2015 - 11:23pm
May 21, 2015
Willmar couple pleads guilty to one count felony tax charge each; court drops 15
WILLMAR — The couple who formerly faced 16 felony counts for failing to file $290,000 of state income and sales tax returns for the La Michoacana grocery store in Willmar each pleaded guilty Thursday to one felony charge. Juan Carlos Mejia, 44, and Martha A. Mejia, 43, of Long...
May 21, 2015 - 11:14pm
September 10, 2014
Willmar man suspected of impersonating decorated soldier
WILLMAR — A 54-year-old Willmar man who reportedly has been impersonating a decorated soldier in the U.S.
September 10, 2014 - 11:41pm