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'I knew it was him': Minnesotan was first responder on scene of crash that killed teen son
Willmar Police ask for public's help identifying theft suspects
Two arrested with 117 grams of meth, $1,700 during Minn. traffic stop
Feds find MNsure tech vulnerabilities, but state says they are fixed
Independent study film focuses on immigrant students
The Lynx look for one more win for the WNBA crown
WCT Sports Show: Cardinal boys soccer team onto state
Indians blank Jays to book trip to World Series
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Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
Lady Gaga to perfom Super Bowl halftime show
Meander weekend features celebration of art, community
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Lake Lillian businessman charged with theft in N.D.
WILLMAR –– Chad Lee Monson, owner of Monson Excavating of Willmar, is awaiting extradition to North Dakota on charges that he stole a payloader. The Class A felony theft charge was filed Dec. 5 in Divide County, located in the far northwestern corner of North Dakota. Under North...
February 20, 2014 - 11:08pm
October 24, 2013
74-year-old Spicer man killed when pickup collides with semi east of Lake Lillian
LAKE LILLIAN — The driver of a pickup died as a result of a two-vehicle crash reported around 9:45 a.m. Thursday east of Lake Lillian. According...
October 24, 2013 - 11:22pm
UPDATE: Fatal crash at Highway 7 near Lake Lillian
LAKE LILLIAN — The Minnesota State Patrol and local law enforcement are on the scene of a fatal motor vehicle crash at State Highway 7 and...
October 24, 2013 - 10:16am
October 18, 2013
Lake Lillian liquor store fire ruled arson, sheriff seeking information
LAKE LILLIAN — The Sept. 23 fire that extensively damaged the K&M Liquor building in downtown Lake Lillian has been ruled an arson fire by the State Fire Marshal and the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s office. The agencies are asking anyone with information about the fire to...
October 18, 2013 - 1:53pm
September 24, 2013
Extensive damage reported at Lake Lillian business after fire
LAKE LILLIAN — A fire Monday night caused extensive damage to the K&M Liquor building in Lake Lillian. Investigators were still at the...
September 24, 2013 - 4:38pm
September 11, 2013
Lake Lillian man airlifted after truck crash near Bird Island
BIRD ISLAND — A rural Lake Lillian man was taken to Renville County Hospital & Clinics in Olivia and then flown by air ambulance to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale for treatment of injuries sustained when his vehicle crashed into a semi truck around 4 p.m. northwest...
September 11, 2013 - 10:52am
August 17, 2013
Two sisters give life to brother: Lake Lillian man to receive second kidney transplant
WILLMAR — When he was a kid, Jim Thompson sparred plenty with his two sisters. It was a typical brother-sister relationship. But life-giving...
August 17, 2013 - 5:00am
August 4, 2013
Lake Lillian, Minn., eyes trail funding
LAKE LILLIAN - Lake Lillian representatives had a request Thursday for the joint powers board of the Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission: Help us develop a recreational trail. "Any new trails in the area would add to the recreational appeal," Susan...
August 4, 2013 - 11:25pm
July 29, 2013
Bridge collapse survivor originally from Lake Lillian, Minn., launches youth center
MINNEAPOLIS - It will be six years ago on Aug. 1 that Lake Lillian native Lindsay (Petterson) Walz was plucked from the Mississippi River and...
July 29, 2013 - 5:02am
July 3, 2013
Bicyclists raising funds for cancer welcomed in Lake Lillian, Minn.
LAKE LILLIAN — Brightly colored bowls filled with hotdishes and salads lined the counter at the former school’s serving line Tuesday...
July 3, 2013 - 6:07pm
June 19, 2013
Power restored to Kandi Cooperative customers after thousands affected
WILLMAR -- Crews with the Kandiyohi Power Cooperative and Great River Energy restored electrical service to all of the local cooperative's customers by early evening on Wednesday after thousands had lost service in the afternoon. Dave George, CEO of Kandiyohi Power, said at one...
June 19, 2013 - 7:35pm
March 25, 2013
Records for March 26
This is the records summary for March 26. Burglary LAKE LILLIAN — A burglary was reported around 10:10 a.m. Monday along Lakeview Street South. WILLMAR — Damage to door frames was reported around 8:45 a.m. Monday along the 400 block of Lakeland Drive Southeast. Someone had attempted...
March 25, 2013 - 10:00pm
February 8, 2013
Catholic confirmation postponed for weather forecast
WILLMAR — The Catholic Area Faith Community of Jesus our Living Water has postponed this weekend’s Confirmation Mass for one week because of the weather forecast. It is now set for 10:30 a.m. on Feb. 17 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Willmar. Bishop John M. LeVoir was scheduled...
February 8, 2013 - 9:59am