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Runaway horse-drawn Christmas wagon ride near Willmar injures driver and passengers
Willmar School Board meets Monday
Man found dead under television at Minnesota home
Woman, five children rescued from Alexandria townhome fire
Truck hits State Patrol car, injuring trooper, then drives off
Blaze makes first appearance at CMCS pep rally
Bluejays take down LQPV on road
WarHawks hit hard early, fall to 'Jacks
Vikings look to climb back into playoff race
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
'Prairie Angels' makes a timely arrival in Renville County
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Curtis Burr Accola
Gregory W. Johnson
Ruth V. Thayer
Frances A. King
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
August 15, 2012
Victim's family among supporters seeking new trial for Montevideo, Minn., man convicted of sex crime; they say girl is not credible witness
GRANITE FALLS -- Supporters of Steven Jon Lynn Horton, 22, of Montevideo, held picket signs Tuesday outside the Yellow Medicine County courthouse...
August 15, 2012 - 12:38am
November 1, 2011
Letter: Enjoy the frights of Halloween
In response to the Oct. 27 letter from a reader objecting to pictures of zombies: Give me a break! Can't you recognize simple fun and playfulness? Taking life so seriously only makes a person judgmental of others. I believe we can be Christians and still enjoy a good Halloween fright....
November 1, 2011 - 12:00am
October 24, 2011
Country western singer Loretta Lynn hospitalized with pneumonia
ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) -- Country music singer Loretta Lynn was hospitalized over the weekend with the early stages of pneumonia, according to a representative...
October 24, 2011 - 8:57am
May 3, 2010
Actress Lynn Redgrave dies at age 67
NEW YORK (AP) -- Lynn Redgrave, an introspective and independent player in her family's acting dynasty who became a 1960s sensation as the unconventional...
May 3, 2010 - 1:00pm
December 11, 2009
Spicer woman headed to prison
WILLMAR -- A Spicer woman is going to prison for committing a drug-related offense while on probation for another drug offense. The full sentence for the prior drug offense was executed Thursday on Angela Lynn Leindecker, 32, and is concurrent with the most recent offense on which...
December 11, 2009 - 12:00am
July 28, 2009
Woman sentenced to 81 months in prison for drug sales
WILLMAR -- Sara Lynn McCann, 26, of New London, was sentenced Monday to 81 months in prison on two second-degree drug sale charges for selling methamphetamine. The sentence was handed down in Kandiyohi County District Court.
July 28, 2009 - 12:00am
January 23, 2009
Spicer woman pleads to lower charge in meth investigation
WILLMAR -- A 34-year-old Spicer woman pleaded guilty Wednesday to an amended drug charge. As part of a plea agreement, Tamara Lynn Olson pleaded guilty to a third-degree controlled substance crime and five additional drug charges against her will be dismissed. She must testify against...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
January 22, 2009
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Jan.22
n Amberly Lynn Samuelson, 22, of Spicer, pleaded guilty Wednesday to an amended charge of gross misdemeanor theft for taking a man's vehicle in July. As part of a plea agreement, the charge was reduced from a felony for motor vehicle theft and a misdemeanor charge for tampering with...
January 22, 2009 - 12:00am
December 6, 2008
Nora L. Marohl May 24, 1947 - Dec. 3, 2008
DASSEL -- Nora Lynn Marohl, 61, of Dassel, died Wednesday at Hutchinson Area Health Care. The service was Friday with burial in Kingston. Among her survivors is a daughter, Roberta (and Joe) Kottke of Litchfield.
December 6, 2008 - 12:00am
November 26, 2008
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Nov. 26
- Sylvia Wodash, 51, of Willmar, made her first appearance Tuesday on a first-degree drug conspiracy charge for selling 10 or more grams of cocaine, methamphetamine or heroin and a fifth-degree drug possession charge. Unconditional bail was set at $100,000. Conditional bail was allowed...
November 26, 2008 - 12:00am
September 6, 2008
Speiser -- Boucher
Carrie Lynn AnnSpeiser and Brian DonaldBoucher, both of St. Cloud, are engaged to be married Sept. 27 at St. Clara Catholic Church in Clara City. Speiser is the daughter of Jim and Peg Speiser of Clara City. She is a 2003 graduate of Yellow Medicine East High School in Granite Falls...
September 6, 2008 - 12:00am