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New work zone fine takes effect Friday
Benson cannot ticket trains blocking downtown intersections
With rural roots, Seifert says he hears message from farmers, small towns who feel left behind
One dead, one injured in power line accident in Renville County
Conditional use permit Permit for medical pot dispensary approved by Willmar Planning Commission
Peterson likes feel of new Vikings' offense
The Insider: Jordan Smith hits for cycle
Twins hopes melting away
Greenway a giant of the earth
Stingers let one get away at Alexandria
The secret life of rural literature in West Central Minnesota
No arguing with WAM-BC’s numbers: Businesses who work with the center continue to find success
Menk is financial analyst at United FCS
CDS names Steinbeisser senior accountant
Jennie-O Turkey Store promotes Burgmeier to coordinator
UCare honors ACMC
Barbara Elaine Bucka (nee Bush)
Vernon C. Molenaar
James D. Merkel
Lennoy Arthur Rorvig
Make your guess on where is Scoop today?
Enter the Summer Sizzling Sweepstakes
Even on vacation, many find it difficult to disconnect from work
Sietsema — Beyerl
Thompson — Ninow
Editorial: Ukraine tragedy fault lies in Russia
Letter: The antithesis of science
Letter: Congress needs compromise
Letter: Why I vote Democrat
Editorial: Welcome to all at Sonshine Festival
October 22, 2009
Ely teen girl bags a big moose
It was the third day of Minnesota's moose season, and all Kaitlyn Erchul had seen was rain. "It was miserable," said Erchul, a 15-year-old from...
news / state / outdoors
October 22, 2009 - 1:57pm
September 23, 2009
Two ND men charged with attempted kidnapping of Kentucky girl
BOWLING GREEN, Ky.
news / nation
September 23, 2009 - 10:30am
September 15, 2009
Wheaton pastor held for cussing in court, serving 5-day sentence in Kandiyohi County
The pastor of a church in Wheaton, Minn., where a toddler died in a fight this month will finish up a five-day stay in jail tonight for uttering a curse word in a court hearing last week. The Rev. Danny Barnes is the pastor and founder of Thy Kingdom Come, where a 14-month-old girl...
news / state
September 15, 2009 - 10:04am
September 9, 2009
Murder charges filed against two men in Wheaton baseball bat attack
Murder charges were filed Tuesday against the man accused of swinging a baseball bat in a church in Wheaton, Minn., killing a 14-month-old girl...
news / state
September 9, 2009 - 9:13am
August 19, 2009
Autopsy: Barnsville toddler likely choked on marbles
BARNESVILLE, Minn. - Preliminary autopsy results indicate a 3-year-old girl who died Sunday at her rural Barnesville home died from asphyxiation as a result of swallowing marbles that constricted her airway, Wilkin County Sheriff Tom Matejka said Tuesday. Kylie Martinez-Braton lived...
news / state
August 19, 2009 - 9:02am
August 18, 2009
Autopsy ordered in death of Barnesville girl, 3
FARGO, N.D. - An autopsy will be performed on a 3-year-old girl found dead Sunday at a rural Barnesville, Minn., home. Kylie Martinez-Braton lived in the home with her mother, Mici Braton, and grandparents Randy and Trinda Braton. Wilkin County Sheriff Tom Matejka said one of the...
news / state
August 18, 2009 - 9:18am
December 3, 2008
Willmar teen sentenced in rape case
WILLMAR -- Aaron Michael Schueller, 19, of Willmar, was sentenced Tuesday to 110 days at Prairie Lakes Youth Programs, probation until his 21st birthday and 100 hours of community service on an amended charge of second-degree criminal sexual conduct for raping a 12-year-old girl after...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
October 14, 2008
Willmar man gets probation for sexual assault of teen
WILLMAR -- A 24-year-old Willmar man was sentenced Monday to 36 months in prison, which was stayed, a $1,500 fine and 15 years of probation on a felony charge of third-degree criminal sexual conduct for raping a then 14-year-old girl last November. Joshua Richard Skoblik was ordered...
October 14, 2008 - 12:00am
October 11, 2008
Sixteen-year-old Montevideo girl charged in van theft
WILLMAR -- A 16-year-old Montevideo girl has been charged with receiving stolen property and aiding and abetting receiving stolen property for allegedly stealing a van in Montevideo and driving it to Willmar. Brianna Marie Roggenbuck made her first appearance Thursday in Kandiyohi...
October 11, 2008 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Man currently in county jail pleads guilty to 2 charges in criminal sexual conduct cases
WILLMAR -- Brian Leland Koplin, 44, who is currently in the Kandiyohi County Jail, pleaded guilty Thursday to two felony charges of second-degree criminal sexual conduct for engaging in multiple sex acts with a young boy and for molesting a 12-year-old Willmar girl. As part of a...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am