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U.S., Britain, France, others skip nuclear weapons ban treaty talks
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Kandiyohi County District Court
March 24, 2017
New London man charged with stalking
WILLMAR — A 26-year-old New London man is accused of stalking a woman and a girl in his vehicle, following their vehicle at close distance...
March 24, 2017 - 7:17am
February 28, 2017
Judge grants delayed trial for alleged Zorbaz shooter
WILLMAR — The man accused of firing several rounds outside the Spicer Zorbaz restaurant in August argued in court this week that he was...
February 28, 2017 - 10:23pm
February 22, 2017
Blomkest teen charged after Willmar high-speed chase
WILLMAR — A Blomkest teenager was charged Wednesday in Kandiyohi County District Court in connection with a seven-mile, high-speed chase...
February 22, 2017 - 5:47pm
Willmar woman charged with aiding offender
WILLMAR — Bailey Marie Swanson, 26, of Willmar appeared Thursday in Kandiyohi County District Court on a felony charge of aiding an offender to avoid arrest. Swanson has been released on her personal recognizance, and has another court date Feb. 27. Swanson was charged in January...
February 22, 2017 - 8:31am
February 21, 2017
Convictions published Feb. 21
The following is a list of convictions in Kandiyohi County for felony, gross misdemeanor and/or misdemeanor charges. The date listed is the date of the offense. Felony James Lee Rooney, 30, Willmar, financial transaction card fraud, June 14, 2015 Maira Alejandra Fernandez, 28, Willmar,...
February 21, 2017 - 10:22pm
February 17, 2017
Convictions published Feb. 17
The following is a list of convictions in Kandiyohi County for felony, gross misdemeanor and/or misdemeanor charges. The date listed is the...
February 17, 2017 - 5:39am
February 15, 2017
Duluth man charged with Willmar assault
WILLMAR — Blood splattered and smeared on the floors and walls. The bathroom. The ceiling. A woman with a swollen face, broken eye sockets,...
February 15, 2017 - 6:51am
February 9, 2017
Former Willmar teacher sentenced for alleged assault of student
WILLMAR — A former Willmar high school teacher has been sentenced to unsupervised probation for allegedly assaulting a student on the...
February 9, 2017 - 7:01pm
January 24, 2017
Convictions published Jan. 25
The following is a list of convictions in Kandiyohi County for felony, gross misdemeanor and/or misdemeanor charges. The date listed is the date of the offense. Felony Onesimo Juarez Jr., 59, Willmar, fifth-degree assault, July 26. Robert Craig Starz, 66, Richmond, theft by swindle,...
January 24, 2017 - 10:31pm
January 11, 2017
A different person today
LITCHFIELD — Chase Frieze has known Shane Baker for his entire adult life. Now, he's not sure he will ever see him again. That's a good...
January 11, 2017 - 11:10pm
January 9, 2017
Willmar man gets probation for indecent exposure at library
WILLMAR — A Willmar man accused of exposing himself to a woman at the Willmar Public Library was sentenced to two years of probation and...
January 9, 2017 - 9:52pm
New London man to serve eight years for meth sale
WILLMAR — A New London man arrested in a July meth sting was sentenced Thursday to serve nearly eight years in prison. Jordan Carter...
December 9, 2016 - 5:33am
December 7, 2016
Woman charged with Willmar assault that ended in brain injury
WILLMAR — A Hibbing woman has been charged with the June assault of a staff member at Willmar's Community Addiction Recovery Enterprise, one that left the staffer with a traumatic brain injury, blurred vision and hearing loss. Court documents allege Stacie Lee Johnson, 47,...
December 7, 2016 - 8:46pm
November 15, 2016
Willmar man charged with felony criminal sexual conduct
WILLMAR — Authorities have charged a Willmar man with three felony counts of criminal sexual conduct, alleging he repeatedly sexually...
November 15, 2016 - 2:52pm
Willmar man pleads guilty to indecent exposure in library
WILLMAR — A Willmar man accused of exposing himself to a woman at the Willmar Public Library has pleaded guilty to a gross misdemeanor...
November 15, 2016 - 5:05am