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Around our region published Feb. 22
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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
June 22, 2015
Video: Local canine officers meet for photo-op
Local canine officers Axel and Cooper are ready for duty, having completed narcotics and patrol dog training. Canine Officer Axel and Officer...
June 22, 2015 - 12:44pm
June 20, 2015
Local canine offiers Axel and Cooper ready for duty
WILLMAR — At only 17 months old, local canine officers Axel and Cooper have already embarked upon the journey of a lifetime, first traveling...
June 20, 2015 - 12:30am
May 14, 2015
Black bear spotted this week in Spicer
SPICER – Residents living in the area of Kandiyohi County Road 10 and 51st Street Northeast in Spicer reportedly spotted a black bear this week. The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office took reports of the bear roaming the area Monday morning and again on Tuesday evening, attempting...
May 14, 2015 - 4:32pm
May 3, 2015
Car, motorcycle collide on Highway 71, one injured
NEW LONDON — One person was injured in a two-vehicle crash Saturday evening west of New London when a motorcycle and passenger car collided as the car was making a left turn into a driveway. Charles P. Abel, 46, of Maynard, the driver of the motorcycle, was transported to...
May 3, 2015 - 5:58pm
March 16, 2015
UPDATE: Law enforcement identifies man killed in Sunburg accident
SUNBURG -- A 21-year-old man has been identified as the motorist killed in the car accident near Sunburg early Sunday morning. Aaren Alan Glesne of Sunburg was pronounced dead at the scene around 7:30 a.m. Sunday of the one-vehicle rollover crash, according to a news release from...
March 16, 2015 - 9:25am
March 15, 2015
Sunburg man dies in car accident this morning
SUNBURG -- A rural Sunburg man died in a one-vehicle rollover crash around 7 a.m. today in Norway Lake Township near Sunburg. The man was reportedly traveling northbound along Kandiyohi County Road 1, near 225th Avenue Northwest, at the time of the accident, according to a news...
March 15, 2015 - 3:35pm
March 12, 2015
Pending investigation: Meeker County deputy alleged to have assaulted another officer
LITCHFIELD -- A Meeker County deputy has been placed on administrative leave pending an investigation regarding the alleged assault of another law enforcement officer. Law enforcement received report Feb. 17 that Deputy Taylor Fenrich had allegedly assaulted another officer, according...
March 12, 2015 - 11:21am
February 13, 2015
Five arrested for theft, drug charges following search in Litchfield
LITCHFIELD – Five people were arrested yesterday after law enforcement found stolen items, methamphetamine, marijuana, drug paraphernalia and packaging supplies at a Litchfield residence. The search occurred around 3 p.m. yesterday in the 200 block of North Sibley Avenue in...
February 13, 2015 - 10:31am
February 12, 2015
No injuries reported as result of train crash Wednesday in Willmar
WILLMAR -- No injuries were reported as the result of train and passenger vehicle collision Wednesday evening northwest of Willmar. Zachary Ronald Morris, 22, of Willmar was reportedly driving southbound around 8 p.m. on 45th Street Northwest in a Saturn Ion when his vehicle crossed...
February 12, 2015 - 11:24am
Man arrested Wednesday following high-speed chase near Sibley State Park
NEW LONDON -- A man reportedly led a Kandiyohi County Sheriff's deputy on a high-speed chase Wednesday evening near Sibley State Park. The sheriff's office received report around 7 p.m. Wednesday of a suspicious person parked for several hours in the 3000 block of Kandiyohi County...
February 12, 2015 - 10:16am
February 5, 2015
Willmar couple still seek closure in son's 2002 disappearance
WILLMAR -- Russ and Lidia Newville still search for closure more than a decade later since their son, Daniel Newville, went missing in August...
February 5, 2015 - 5:16am
Circumstances surrounding a missing person determine how law enforcement proceeds
WILLMAR -- The initial response of law enforcement to a report of a missing person varies with the details of the case. Sergeant Chad Nelson previously spent multiple years working on missing persons cases as a detective and patrol officer for the Willmar Police Department....
February 5, 2015 - 5:16am