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U.S. Supreme Court to hear sex offender social media ban case
White House urges ban on non-compete agreements for many workers
Surveys show change in public opinion of police
Minnesota Court of Appeals affirms Meeker County criminal sexual conduct conviction
Willmar man changes plea after Minn. Supreme Court ruling
WCT Sports Show: Section volleyball preview
WCT Sports Show: Section playoffs roundup
Gophers deal 21 with Brooks, Smith combo
Card girls CC team clinches fifth-straight state trip
Timberwolves' free agency waiting game already working out
Great Swedish Adventure begins and features woman with Willmar roots
Willmar native on 'The Voice'
1960's icon Bobby Vee dies at Minnesota care facility
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
Pope Francis the manager - surprising, secretive, shrewd
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Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
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Aaron Abrahamson letter: Don't blame Baker for MNsure
Gail Guptill letter: Send Baker back to St. Paul
Harrop commentary: Bill Clinton did not call Obamacare 'Crazy'
Estrich Commentary: Election landslide? Not so fast
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Minnesota man accused in 5-year-old girl's death indicted by grand jury
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October 17, 2016
New London "Peeping Tom" arrested
NEW LONDON—Over the past two weeks, the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office received at least two reports of a "Peeping Tom" looking through...
October 17, 2016 - 10:02am
September 29, 2016
UPDATED: Atwater teen injured in rollover crash
ATWATER -- A 17-year-old boy from Atwater was injured Wednesday in an apparent rollover crash, authorities say. Brendan E. Hedtke was treated...
September 29, 2016 - 10:41am
September 26, 2016
Frazee letter: Thank you for protecting and serving
On Sept. 15, about 9:45 p.m., my wife, Kathryn, and I were returning home from a family visitation. Approximately six miles east of New London...
September 26, 2016 - 1:00am
September 21, 2016
NLS High School student reportedly stopped, searched by fake law enforcement officer
WILLMAR -- A teen driver was reportedly stopped on State Highway 23 on Tuesday night by a man posing as a law enforcement officer, authorities...
September 21, 2016 - 3:17pm
September 7, 2016
Willmar man hospitalized after Kandiyohi rollover
KANDIYOHI -- A 36-year-old man was transported to Rice Memorial Hospital and later arrested after an overnight one-vehicle rollover crash in...
September 7, 2016 - 8:53am
May 22, 2016
Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office says missing 20-year-old found in S. Dakota
WILLMAR — A 20-year-old woman, who was reported missing May 12, has been found. According to a post on the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office...
May 22, 2016 - 5:13pm
March 21, 2016
No injuries after vehicle submerges in Bass Lake
GREEN LAKE TOWNSHIP — A man was left unscathed Monday after his vehicle submerged in Bass Lake, 20 feet from shore, while he was still in the driver’s seat. The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene around 11:30 a.m near the public access off of 82nd Avenue...
March 21, 2016 - 2:52pm
August 30, 2015
Update: Driver killed in Highway 12 crash identified
PENNOCK - The driver killed in a two-vehicle crash late Saturday has been identified. Marcus U. Hahn, 55, of Venice, California, was pronounced dead at the scene of the 11 p.m. crash at the intersection of U.S. Highway 12 and Kandiyohi County Road 7 about three miles west of Pennock. Two...
August 30, 2015 - 5:56pm
Video: One dead, eight injured in Highway 12 crash Saturday night
PENNOCK - One person died and eight were injured late Saturday night in a two-vehicle broadside crash on U.S. Highway 12. Shortly before 11...
August 30, 2015 - 5:23pm
August 1, 2015
Clara City man dies when pontoon tips near Sunburg
WILLMAR — A 76-year-old Clara City man died Friday morning when he was trapped under a small pontoon boat that tipped on Golden Pond near Sunburg...
August 1, 2015 - 12:20am
July 31, 2015
Possible drowning reported in Sunburg area
SUNBURG – Law enforcement received report of a possible drowning this morning on Golden Pond east of Sunburg. The incident was reported at 8:46 a.m. today by a motorist who noticed an upside-down pontoon on the body of water, Willmar Police Chief Jim Felt said. Golden Pond is...
July 31, 2015 - 1:15pm
July 17, 2015
Fatal accident reported today in New London
NEW LONDON – A fatal accident was reported this afternoon involving a semitrailer and passenger vehicle along Minnesota Highway 23 in New London. The...
July 17, 2015 - 4:52pm
July 13, 2015
Grove City man identified as victim of deadly motorcycle crash
ATWATER – A 72-year-old Grove City man has been identified as the motorcyclist who died in a single vehicle motorcycle crash Sunday morning. Larry Johnson was reportedly pronounced dead at the scene of the accident, according to a news release from the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s...
July 13, 2015 - 3:54pm
Victims identified in double fatal crash near Pennock
PENNOCK – A rural Pennock man and woman have been identified as the two people killed in the car accident reported late Sunday north of Pennock. David Frank, 76, reportedly died at the scene of the accident at Kandiyohi County Road 1 and County Road 27. His passenger, Mildred...
July 13, 2015 - 3:45pm
July 12, 2015
One dies in motorcycle crash near Atwater
ATWATER — One person died late Sunday morning in a single motorcycle crash on Kandiyohi County Road 4 at the intersection of County Road 26, just northwest of Diamond Lake. According to a report from the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office, the driver was driving south, left...
July 12, 2015 - 6:32pm