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Police officer, 3 others killed in Wisconsin shootings
Burglars swipe $30K in tools from Minnesota school’s auto shop, principal's car
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'Housing first' solution helping homeless fight addiction, health issues
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Minnesota-born Lundquist chose broadcasting over the ministry 50-plus years ago
Bluejays ready to roll
Phil Hughes recalls visiting pitching guru Tom House
Hanzal's first Wild goal part of memorable family reunion
'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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American wines are gaining in popularity
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July 6, 2016
Hail results in some damage at Big Kandiyohi Lake County Park West
A thunderstorm that moved through the region late Tuesday afternoon resulted in some damage at Big Kandiyohi Lake County Park West in rural Lake...
July 6, 2016 - 12:00am
June 29, 2016
Two injured when motorcycle hits deer near Lake Lillian
LAKE LILLIAN -- Two people were injured Tuesday night in southern Kandiyohi County when the motorcycle they were riding collided with a deer....
June 29, 2016 - 7:32am
June 22, 2016
Letter: Peterson's band needs name change
In the aftermath of the record toll of dead human bodies in Orlando, Florida, I urge Rep. Collin Peterson to change the name of your "Second Amendment" band.
June 22, 2016 - 3:34am
Records published June 22
This is the records summary for June 22. Fire DEGRAFF — Firefighters with the Degraff, Kerkhoven, Murdock, and Benson volunteer departments...
June 22, 2016 - 12:00am
June 9, 2016
Anniversary celebration to be held next week for 100-year-old Lake Lillian business
LAKE LILLIAN - An open house in honor of Hanson Silo Company’s 100th anniversary will take place from noon-7 p.m. June 16 at their site at...
June 9, 2016 - 1:20pm
April 22, 2016
Where buffalo fish swim, nets follow
BIG KANDIYOHI LAKE — Where the buffalo fish come, Mike’s Rough Fish follows. The commercial fishing crew from Waterville arrived just about...
April 22, 2016 - 11:54pm
April 11, 2016
Gnarly Bob and Wronggun Larson give Willmar gun show a cowboy feel
Bob "Gnarly Bob" Hoeck and Marilyn K. "Wronggun" Larson rode into Blue Line Arena on Sunday during the Willmar Rifle and Pistol Club Gun Show....
April 11, 2016 - 1:01pm
January 18, 2016
TV host, NBA mascots surprise their favorite ice anglers
LAKE LILLIAN — Ron Schara has felt the tug of trophy fish he’s landed in waters from the Gulf of Mexico to Lake of the Woods, all for his...
January 18, 2016 - 11:40pm
October 26, 2015
County Rd. 136 east of Lake Lillian closed for repair
WILLMAR - The Kandiyohi County Public Works Department office in Willmar has announced that construction crews will be repairing a one-mile section of County Road 136 in southeastern Kandiyohi County, starting Monday. The stretch of road is between County Road 17 and County Road...
October 26, 2015 - 10:09am
August 10, 2015
Hector child, woman airlifted for injuries from accident
LAKE LILLIAN — A 4-year-old girl and 24-year-old woman were airlifted for injuries suffered in a one-vehicle rollover accident Monday morning east of Lake Lillian. The accident occurred just before 10 a.m. Monday along Minnesota Highway 7 near Kandiyohi County Road 74. The Minnesota...
August 10, 2015 - 10:00pm
Girl, woman identified as those injured in Lake Lillian crash
LAKE LILLIAN – A 4-year-old girl and 24-year-old woman have been identified as the people injured in a rollover accident this morning near Lake Lillian. The accident occurred just before 10 a.m. along Minnesota Highway 7 near Kandiyohi County Road 74. The Minnesota State Patrol...
August 10, 2015 - 4:48pm
Lake Lillian accident causes serious injuries
LAKE LILLIAN -- Preliminary reports indicate that at least one person sustained serious injuries in an accident this morning east of Lake Lillian. The Minnesota State Patrol reports that the accident occurred at 9:49 a.m. today along Minnesota Highway 7 near the intersection of...
August 10, 2015 - 10:50am
July 30, 2015
Owner of Lake Lillian liquor store sentenced for setting it ablaze
WILLMAR — The woman accused of setting fire to her Lake Lillian business, K & M Liquor Store, was sentenced Thursday to three years of probation and ordered to pay about $30,857 of restitution on a charge of felony third-degree arson. Mary Sue Whitcomb, 52, of rural Atwater,...
July 30, 2015 - 11:37pm
July 22, 2015
Open house to discuss roundabout set for July 30
LAKE LILLIAN — Area residents, business owners and others are invited to attend an open house 5 to 7:30 p.m. July 30 to learn about the U.S. Highway 71 and state Highway 7 roundabout project. Attendees may view potential design concepts, ask questions directly of Minnesota Department...
July 22, 2015 - 10:47pm
June 11, 2015
Plea agreement reached in Lake Lillian arson case
WILLMAR — A plea agreement was reached Wednesday in an arson case involving a rural Atwater woman accused of setting fire to her liquor store. In an appearance before Eighth District Judge Jennifer Fischer, Mary Sue Whitcomb, 52, entered an Alford plea. In an Alford plea, the...
June 11, 2015 - 12:03am