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Opening eyes to danger on the road
Willmar hospital and clinic seek affiliation with CentraCare of St. Cloud
Minnesota heroin dealer found guilty in first of 4 deaths
Residents of halfway house found two men dead from overdoses - their drug counselors
Minnesota lawmakers plan to wrap up special session Thursday as hundreds protest
Prep Softball: Gjerde does Saints' heavy lifting
Local Roundup: Area tennis players advance to 6A semifinals
Vikings still don't know if Bridgewater will ever play in NFL again
Twins' Hughes may not miss many games
Former Minnesota high school hockey star, current Penguins veteran Cullen playing Game 7 like it's his last
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Vinyls unveiled for traffic signal boxes in Willmar
David J. Peterson
Marilyn Ruth Rusthoven
Dr. Richard Clausen
Commentary: The genius of Roger Ailes
Letter: Give families options for early childhood education
Commentary: Federal power spins its ever-growing web
Parents of slain DNC staffer: Stop politicizing our son's murder
Port: Democrats already running campaign commercials on behalf of Heidi Heitkamp
August 13, 2013
Dong managing Chen Garden in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR — Wei Dong has been named manager at Chen Garden, 1605 First St. S., in Willmar. Dong manages two other locations in Fort Dodge, Iowa, and Enid, Okla., and has more than 20 years of business experience. Chen Garden is a Chinese restaurant. Hours are 10:30 a.m. to...
August 13, 2013 - 5:58am
Records for Aug. 13
This is the records summary for Aug. 13. Accidents KANDIYOHI — At least one person was injured in an accident that happened around 8 a.m. Monday on Kandiyohi County Road 8 and 37th Avenue Southeast south of Kandiyohi. According to a preliminary accident report, a...
August 13, 2013 - 12:10am
August 12, 2013
Hewitt joins Jennie-O Turkey Store research unit in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR — Jennie-O Turkey Store announces that Ashley Hewitt has accepted a position as associate food technologist with the research and development department at the corporate office in Willmar. Hewitt was an intern with Jennie-O Turkey Store during the summer of 2010...
August 12, 2013 - 7:00am
Aesthetics clinic in Willmar, Minn., hires Saulsbury
WILLMAR — Aesthetics of Willmar announces the hiring of Jackie Saulsbury as a registered nurse in its clinic. Saulsbury has a bachelor’s degree in nursing and more than five years of experience in nursing. Aesthetics is a aesthetic laser skin, liposuction and cosmetic...
August 12, 2013 - 6:30am
August 10, 2013
Records for Aug. 10
This is the records summary for Aug. 10. Arrest WILLMAR — A 45-year-old man was arrested on charges of driving while impaired around 10:30 a.m. Thursday along the 800 block of 17th Street Southwest. Fraud WILLMAR — A man along the 700 block of 27th Avenue...
August 10, 2013 - 12:30am
August 9, 2013
Records for Aug. 9
This is the records summary for Aug. 9. Arrest WILLMAR — A juvenile male was arrested on charges of terroristic threats around 11:15 p.m. Wednesday along the 900 block of 20th Avenue Southeast. Theft ATWATER — The theft of more than 1,000 bushels of grain...
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
August 8, 2013
Records for Aug. 8
This is the records summary for Aug. 8. State Patrol investigating crash south of Litchfield LITCHFIELD — The State Patrol is investigating a two-vehicle injury crash reported around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday south of Litchfield. According to the Meeker...
August 8, 2013 - 7:27am
August 6, 2013
Neighborhoods to hold National Night Out tonight
WILLMAR — Willmar residents in the Garfield School neighborhood and residents living in the Westwind neighborhood in southwest Willmar will hold National Night Out gatherings this evening. The Garfield group will meet from 7 to 10 p.m. Root beer floats will be served. The Westwind...
August 6, 2013 - 11:51am
August 5, 2013
American Farm Bureau purchases Farmfest, other farm show events
The American Farm Bureau Federation has purchased the rights to Farmfest and other events and publications owned by Cygnus Business Media. Farmfest...
August 5, 2013 - 10:57am
July 29, 2013
New marriage license applications available ahead of Aug. 1 change in law
WILLMAR - Area counties are prepared for the new marriage law that takes effect Aug. 1. Counties had to revise the marriage license applications to remove words like "bride" and "groom" and replace them with generic terms to recognize that same-sex couples may now marry in a civil...
July 29, 2013 - 3:47am
Records for July 29
Rural Danube man airlifted from accident OLIVIA - A rural Danube man was airlifted to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale with critical injuries following a two-vehicle collision at 7:56 a.m. Thursday about three-fourths of a mile north of Olivia. Travis D. Zuidema, 33,...
July 29, 2013 - 12:02am
July 9, 2013
United Prairie in Spicer, Minn., promotes McDonnell
SPICER — United Prairie Bank of Spicer announces the recent promotion of longtime team member Ruth McDonnell. McDonnell has been serving customers in the deposit area of the bank for a number of years and will now be adding lending to her duties. McDonnell has been with...
July 9, 2013 - 8:00am
Oxygen Service to open in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR — Oxygen Service Company announces it will open a new location in Willmar. Oxygen Service Company is a 100 percent employee-owned company that carries a full line of welding equipment, supplies, industrial and specialty gases. Oxygen Service Company currently has...
July 9, 2013 - 6:00am
July 8, 2013
Records for July 8
This is the records summary for July 8.
July 8, 2013 - 12:22am
July 6, 2013
Spicer, Minn.-based Rupp receives Realtor license
SPICER — Jane Vikse Real Estate announces JaLanny Rupp has received her Realtor license this month. Rupp, daughter of Jane Vikse, joined the company in May 2012 and also will continue as administrative assistant. Jane Vikse Real Estate, 145 Lake Ave. N., Spicer, opened...
July 6, 2013 - 7:00am