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Couple escape house fire north of Willmar
Catholic leaders told to come down from pulpit to deal with sexual abuse
State Department to approve Keystone pipeline permit
Quilt for a cop at Willmar Middle School
British-born UK parliament attacker ID'd, had been investigated over extremism concerns
United States celebrates first World Baseball Classic title
Injured Lavine, his upbeat attitude still part of Timberwolves
Minnesota-born Lundquist chose broadcasting over the ministry 50-plus years ago
Bluejays ready to roll
Phil Hughes recalls visiting pitching guru Tom House
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'The Big Bang Theory' spinoff 'Young Sheldon' officially ordered at CBS
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
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Milton M. Hamann
Marian A. Hanson
Ruth O. Jones
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Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
American wines are gaining in popularity
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
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January 28, 2013
Willmar, Minn., woman charged with assault with a knife
WILLMAR — Amanda Jean Steffens, 33, of Willmar, made her first court appearance Monday on a felony charge of second-degree assault, plus gross misdemeanor charges of driving while impaired. She allegedly assaulted a man with a knife Sunday after he pulled her vehicle out of the...
January 28, 2013 - 11:01pm
August 11, 2012
Man faces assault charge, allegedly held knife after 'disrespected' in store
WILLMAR -- Daniel Gene Tensen, 30, of Willmar, made his first appearance Friday on a felony charge of second-degree assault for allegedly assaulting...
August 11, 2012 - 12:00am
April 22, 2011
Willmar man held after hit-and-run crash, standoff with police
WILLMAR -- A 45-year-old Willmar man is in the Kandiyohi County Jail awaiting his first court appearance on felony charges for allegedly running a woman off the road and for a short standoff with police officers who came to his home to question him. According to a news release from...
April 22, 2011 - 10:02am
July 7, 2010
Willmar man faces assault charge for allegedly threatening woman with a knife at her home
WILLMAR -- A 29-year-old Willmar man made his first court appearance Tuesday for allegedly threatening his former companion with a knife Sunday...
July 7, 2010 - 12:00am
April 14, 2010
Prison time for man who tried to stab officer at Wal-Mart
WILLMAR -- Eddie Eleazar Rincon, 20, of Paynesville, pleaded guilty and was sentenced Monday to 21 months in prison on a second-degree assault...
April 14, 2010 - 12:00am
March 30, 2010
Radio-collared moose wandered into eastern Duluth
Dawn Bloom had a nice surprise in the yard of her far eastern Duluth home recently: a moose, which she's been waiting to see since she moved...
March 30, 2010 - 11:50am
December 22, 2009
Man charged in knife-point incident
WILLMAR -- A 20-year-old Paynesville man, who told police he was a Texas gang member, made his first appearance Monday in Kandiyohi County District...
December 22, 2009 - 12:00am
October 1, 2009
Willmar man pleads to assault charge for beating man with belt
WILLMAR -- Erick Antonio Caballero, 31, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Tuesday to a third-degree assault charge for beating a man with a belt and...
October 1, 2009 - 12:00am
September 24, 2009
Woman arrested, held for stabbing with steak knife
WATKINS -- A 50-year-old Watkins woman is being held in the Stearns County Jail for second-degree assault for allegedly stabbing a man in the arm with a steak knife. According to a news release from Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner, Lorie Carol Wakefield was arrested after deputies...
September 24, 2009 - 10:33am
January 1, 2009
Man assaulted with knife at club, police investigating
WILLMAR -- A 31-year-old Willmar man was taken to Rice Memorial Hospital after he was assaulted with a knife shortly after midnight Thursday. According to Willmar Police Sgt. Michael Anderson, officers were called to the Double D Club and Bar, 1300 Lakeland Dr. S.E., on an assault....
January 1, 2009 - 1:00am
November 17, 2008
Man charged with assault for attempting to stab woman
WILLMAR -- A 24-year-old Willmar man made his first appearance Monday on a felony charge of second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon for allegedly attempting to stab a woman during an argument. Unconditional bail was set at $75,000 for Daniel Loera in Kandiyohi County District...
November 17, 2008 - 12:00am
October 16, 2008
New London man charged with assault after weekend stabbing
WILLMAR -- An 19-year-old New London man was arraigned Wednesday on felony charges of second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon and third-degree assault, for allegedly stabbing another man during a fight early Monday morning in Willmar. Unconditional bail was set at $100,000...
October 16, 2008 - 12:00am
October 15, 2008
One brother pleads to assault, warrant issued for other
WILLMAR -- One of the two brothers charged with assaulting and threatening a group of men with a knife and garden hoe pleaded guilty Monday to an amended charge of third-degree riot. Erik Ozornia, 20, of Willmar, entered into a plea agreement in Kandiyohi County District Court that...
October 15, 2008 - 12:00am