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Corps denies easement to complete Dakota Access Pipeline construction in ND
Law enforcers back away from skirmish line to de-escalate tensions at Standing Rock protest site
Ag Career Fair and Technology Showcase
Fire damages rural Olivia home
Law enforcement urges peace during pipeline protests
Willmar fifth at NXN nationals
Toriumi's hat trick powers WarHawks
Dragons win first of two on northern road trip
Slagter scores 31 in Cards' tournament win
Aggressive D key to Cardinals' victory
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'
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
Around our region published Nov. 30
Willmar Senior High announces first-term honor roll
Evelyn R. Yanish
Todd D. Johnson
Helen W. Olson
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
July 29, 2016
Minnesotan charged with passing fake $20 bill at Kool-Aid stand
A Duluth man accused of passing fake $20 bills at a Kool-Aid stand in Lake Nebagamon and a rummage sale in Superior was bound over for arraignment...
July 29, 2016 - 10:43am
November 24, 2015
Records published Nov. 24
This is the records summary for Nov. 24. Icy conditions result in rollovers WILLMAR — Icy conditions early Monday morning on the Highway 71/23 bypass bridge in the area of Willmar’s Civic Center Drive resulted in two rollover accidents within an hour. According to the Willmar...
November 24, 2015 - 12:00am
November 20, 2014
Accused woman stalker charged with forging birth records in Twin Cities case
ST. PAUL — At least five men have filed harassment restraining orders against a former Twin Cities woman, claiming she retaliated against them when they broke off the relationship. Bethany Ann Good told three of them — within the past year — that she was pregnant and that they...
November 20, 2014 - 8:43am
July 29, 2014
Olivia woman faces charges after allegedly faking birth of twins, forging child support documents
OLIVIA — An Olivia woman is facing a felony charge of aggravated forgery and a gross misdemeanor charge of stalking in Renville County after allegedly pretending to have given birth to twins prematurely, and sending her former boyfriend forged court documents for child support and...
July 29, 2014 - 11:05pm
Man arrested for domestic assault also faces raft of forgery-related charges
WILLMAR — Carlos Enrique Padilla, 29, of Willmar, made his first court appearance on a total of 30 felony charges, including 29 counts of check forgery, aggravated forgery and perjury for signing documents in a false name and for domestic assault by strangulation. Unconditional...
April 29, 2014 - 11:25pm
November 16, 2012
Man pleads to drug sale and possession, plus theft charge
WILLMAR -- Tony Gerrero Jr., 19, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Thursday to a third-degree drug sale for selling methamphetamine to CEE-VI Drug Task...
November 16, 2012 - 12:00am
April 25, 2012
Willmar man pleads to theft by swindle, check forgery charges
WILLMAR -- Marlon James Sands, 26, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Monday to felony charges of theft by swindle and check forgery for using fraudulent...
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am
December 8, 2010
This is the records summary for Dec. 8. Litchfield man to hospital after First Street crash WILLMAR -- A Litchfield man was taken by Willmar Ambulance to Rice Memorial Hospital after a two-vehicle crash around 1:45 p.m. Monday along First Street. According to the crash report,...
December 8, 2010 - 12:00am
August 6, 2010
Man pleads to forgery counts after Wal-Mart incident
WILLMAR -- Edil Pineda Santos, 24, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Thursday to felony charges of forgery and aggravated forgery for using the identity...
August 6, 2010 - 12:00am
July 8, 2010
Local man accused of assaulting woman at Wal-Mart
WILLMAR -- A 24-year-old Willmar man faces felony charges for forgery and terroristic threats after a woman reported Monday that he assaulted...
July 8, 2010 - 12:00am
May 11, 2010
Willmar man sentenced for using false name, car crash assault that injured two pregnant women
WILLMAR -- Amner Neftali Ramos Zui, 26, of Willmar, was sentenced Monday to five years of probation and 141 days in jail, and ordered to cooperate...
May 11, 2010 - 12:00am
April 22, 2010
Willmar man charged with assault for crash is also facing charges for using false name
WILLMAR -- A Willmar man made his first appearance Wednesday on three false impersonation and aggravated forgery charges for allegedly using...
April 22, 2010 - 12:00am
October 17, 2009
Pleas entered in forgery, $68K welfare fraud cases
WILLMAR -- Jesus Elizabeth Vasquez, 32, and Ovidio Ochoa, 36, of Willmar, have both pleaded guilty to one felony count of wrongfully obtaining assistance for collecting more than $68,000 in public assistance while also working under false names. The pleas were entered Thursday in...
October 17, 2009 - 12:00am
February 27, 2009
Woman faces felonies for swindling imprisoned man
WILLMAR -- A Mandan, N.D., woman made her first appearance Thursday in Kandiyohi County District Court on four felony charges alleging that she used her boyfriend's credit card to run up $16,500 in debt and took a $2,500 diamond ring and two guns from his safe while he was incarcerated. Unconditional...
February 27, 2009 - 12:00am
February 3, 2009
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Feb. 3
- Sergio Ramos, 33, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Friday to a felony fifth-degree controlled substance charge for possessing methamphetamine. As part of a plea agreement, a gross misdemeanor charge for driving after cancellation - inimical to public safety will be dismissed. He will...
February 3, 2009 - 12:00am