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Young Artist's Concerts this weekend in Willmar, Paynesville
'King Ed' comedy on stage at Ridgewater College
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
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Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
Luverne A. Peterson
Hazel L. (Strand) Snyder
Edythe O. Jacobson
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January 6, 2011
Man who assaulted woman at Belgrade church faces more prison time
ST. PAUL -- Lindon Roy Knutson, 62, of St. Cloud, pleaded guilty Wednesday to a federal charge of failing to register as a sex offender. Knutson,...
January 6, 2011 - 12:00am
June 15, 2010
Concorde Bank celebrates 100 years
WILLMAR -- Concorde Bank will celebrate 100 years in business and family involvement on Thursday at the Willmar office and on Friday at the Blomkest...
June 15, 2010 - 12:00am
June 12, 2010
Letter: Our mistrust of scientists
A column by Cal Thomas in the June 3 West Central Tribune addresses the "false doctrine of global warming." It is a fairly lengthy column, and he cites many indications that this "doctrine" is dying. On the other side, a major report was released on May 19 by our National Academies...
June 12, 2010 - 12:00am
May 13, 2010
Knutson sentenced to 26 years in prison for Belgrade church assault
WILLMAR -- Lindon Roy Knutson, 62, was sentenced today to 312 months in prison, and conditional release for the rest of his life, on a first-degree...
May 13, 2010 - 4:03pm
February 23, 2010
Trial dates set in church assault case
WILLMAR -- Jury trial dates for Aug. 17 to 20 were set Monday for the Wisconsin sex offender accused of beating, sexually assaulting and robbing...
February 23, 2010 - 12:00am
January 13, 2010
Man accused in attack of senior citizen waives omnibus hearing; pretrial date set for Feb. 22
WILLMAR -- The Wisconsin sex offender accused of beating, sexually assaulting and robbing a 73-year-old woman at a church waived his right to...
January 13, 2010 - 12:00am
December 7, 2009
Sexually violent man predicted he might offend again
A sexually violent person released in January in Wisconsin and now being held in Willmar for assaulting a 73-year-old woman told Wisconsin authorities...
December 7, 2009 - 12:00am
December 1, 2009
Bail set at $500K for man who beat and sexually assaulted woman in church
WILLMAR -- Unconditional bail was set at $500,000 for the man accused of beating, sexually assaulting and robbing a 73-year-old woman Nov.
December 1, 2009 - 12:00am
November 30, 2009
Church sexual assault suspect bail set at $500K, was civilly committed on sex crimes in Wisconsin
Update: Story updated to clarify a specific charge.
November 30, 2009 - 12:14pm
Lindon Knutson scheduled to be arraigned Monday
WILLMAR -- Lindon Roy Knutson, 61, of Bemidji, is scheduled to be arraigned Monday in Kandiyohi County District Court. Knutson is being held in the Kandiyohi County Jail on charges of first-degree criminal sexual conduct, third-degree assault, aggravated robbery and theft for allegedly...
November 30, 2009 - 8:16am
November 25, 2009
Man arrested, held in assault, robbery at Crow River Lutheran Church is identified
WILLMAR -- Lindon Roy Knutson, 61, of Bemidji, is being held in the Kandiyohi County Jail on charges of first-degree criminal sexual conduct, third-degree assault, aggravated robbery and theft for allegedly beating and robbing a 73-year-old woman Tuesday afternoon at Crow River Lutheran...
November 25, 2009 - 5:19pm
July 20, 2009
Letter: The case for climate change
Three recent letters (Feb. 28, March 3, July 11) express skepticism of, or disbelief in, the phenomenon called global warming. I would like to counter that with one letter of belief. Although trained as a scientist, my abilities to independently analyze mountains of data have faded...
July 20, 2009 - 12:00am
September 27, 2008
Finding the past ... log by log
Nearly 150 years after Ole Knudson laid the first log of a cabin that would house his wife and young children near Norway Lake, his great-grandson stands in the doorway of the quiet cabin and gazes at the same rolling hills and wetlands that greeted the Kandiyohi County pioneers in...
September 27, 2008 - 12:00am