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County Road 23 to open Wednesday east of Willmar
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Mikko Cowdery, QuadraFeelyAxs performing this weekend in Willmar
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August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Mary A. Krogfus
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Wallace "Wally" Heggestad
William "Bill" D. Latham
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
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Kandiyohi County District Court
August 4, 2016
Third of four suspects sentenced in robbery of Willmar convenience store
WILLMAR -- Alfredo Luna was sentenced Thursday to 36 months in prison for his role in the October armed robbery of the Sunray Express Convenience...
August 4, 2016 - 6:57pm
August 2, 2016
Man in weekend chase in Willmar faces 10 charges
WILLMAR -- Described as drunk with glossy, red eyes and an open beer bottle nearby, a St. Cloud man is alleged to have fled from a police officer in his car, destroyed a cable box and crashed into a home early Saturday morning. Andrew William Feucht, 29, is now facing 10 charges...
August 2, 2016 - 8:19pm
July 27, 2016
Former Willmar teacher charged for allegedly striking student
WILLMAR -- A former Willmar teacher has been charged with assaulting a student on the last day of the 2016 school year. The assault is alleged...
July 27, 2016 - 11:50pm
July 26, 2016
Former Willmar man pleads not guilty to rape of teenager
WILLMAR -- A 38-year-old man accused of raping a 14-year-old girl has pleaded not guilty to felony first-degree criminal sexual conduct. Court...
July 26, 2016 - 11:55pm
July 23, 2016
Tim Huber's attorney argues lack of probable cause in seeking dismissal of murder indictment
WILLMAR—There was not probable cause to indict Timothy Huber on first- and second-degree murder charges, Huber's attorney argued Friday...
July 23, 2016 - 12:00am
July 20, 2016
18-year-old from Willmar charged after fleeing cops on dirt bike
WILLMAR -- The 18-year-old dirt bike driver allegedly involved in a high-speed chase with Willmar police officers Monday has been charged with...
July 20, 2016 - 11:40pm
July 5, 2016
Willmar woman, former caregiver of vulnerable adults, pleads guilty to financial exploitation
WILLMAR—A 36-year-old former caretaker for multiple local group homes pleaded guilty last week to one gross misdemeanor charge for stealing more than $8,400 from seven developmentally disabled adults. Carrie Sue Wadsworth, of Willmar, was originally charged in April 2015 in...
July 5, 2016 - 12:00am
June 23, 2016
Man faces 2.5 years in prison for high-speed chase
WILLMAR — A St. Cloud driver who led a Kandiyohi County sheriff’s sergeant on a high-speed chase last year along Highway 23, crashed into...
June 23, 2016 - 9:49pm
June 22, 2016
Teen pleads guilty to charges related to high-speed chase
WILLMAR — A teen passenger in a 108-mph high-speed chase in Willmar along Kandiyohi County Road 23 pleaded guilty Monday and was sentenced...
June 22, 2016 - 7:24pm
Convictions published June 22
The following is a list of recent convictions in Kandiyohi County for felony, gross misdemeanor and/or misdemeanor charges. The date listed is the date of the offense. Felony Eric Jon Larcom, 35, Lake Lillian, check forgery, Nov. 13 Russell Wayne Milner, 51, Granite Falls, fourth-degree...
June 22, 2016 - 12:00am
June 15, 2016
Alleged armed robber appeals adult charges
WILLMAR — Frederick Crispin Rodriguez was 17 years old — legally still a juvenile — in October 2015 when he allegedly robbed Willmar’s...
June 15, 2016 - 11:45pm
June 9, 2016
Glenwood man faces charges for illegal minnow harvesting; Willmar bait shop owner also charged
WILLMAR — Minnows and leeches are nearly ubiquitous fishing tools in Minnesota, and they’re a fiercely regulated natural resource — those...
June 9, 2016 - 11:04pm
June 3, 2016
Pennock man sentenced for stabbing drug dealer after buying salt
WILLMAR — A Pennock man who accidentally paid $90 for a bag of salt in an apparent drug deal and retaliated by stabbing the dealer with a screwdriver...
June 3, 2016 - 11:29pm
June 1, 2016
Willmar man, 38, accused of fathering child of 14-year-old girl
WILLMAR — A 38-year-old Willmar man has been charged with first-degree criminal sexual conduct for allegedly fathering a child with a 14-year-old...
June 1, 2016 - 9:51pm
May 26, 2016
Willmar man charged with assault, threats of violence
WILLMAR — The 29-year-old Willmar man who is alleged to have threatened residents Monday while showing a firearm in his waistband made his...
May 26, 2016 - 11:20am