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Willmar astronomy students in class during ‘best astronomy year’
Shuck runs for fourth term
Nissen seeks county board seat
State education commissioner visits Kennedy
Willmar's city administrator pursues position in City of Lakeville
College football: Favored Gophers still playing like underdogs
Girls tennis: Litchfield doubles team finishes third at state
Prep volleyball roundup: CMCS beats RTR to advance to semifinals
Vikings’ Griffen starting to justify huge contract
Prep volleyball: Tigers sink Lakers
Couch culture: New exhibit in Willmar looks at human interaction through passive relaxation
Rose Ensemble in Willmar, Minn., Friday
Opening our eyes on the prairie
Festivities surrounding Meander Weekend set in western Minnesota
Women in business section out now
Richard Gordon Swenson
Alice L. Pierce
Arlene Jeanette Sundby
Brian Mark Olson
Scott — Witt
Pollock — Hanson
Canas — Donahoe
Enter our Pumpkin Carving/Decorating Photo Contest
Hund — Hagemeyer
Editorial: Baker is the better choice in Dist. 17B
Letter: What is a ‘proper’ Willmarite, Mr. Skor?
Letter: Falk does a good job
Letter: Calvin knows Willmar
Letter: Baker understands balance
January 30, 2012
Letter: A happy ending for lost dog
Thank you, thank you, thank you. There are no words to describe the joy over the finding of Lord, the missing dog. Without all the help that was received from people near and far, he would not have been found. For the people of Blomkest that let us comb the town over and over looking...
opinion / letters
January 30, 2012 - 12:00am
May 27, 2010
ACGC senior provides communication link with board
GROVE CITY -- As ACGC school board members discussed and debated sticky topics like finances, policy issues and implementing a four-day school...
news / local
May 27, 2010 - 12:00am
April 7, 2010
Woman killed by BNSF train in Detroit Lakes identified
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Authorities have identified a Detroit Lakes woman killed Tuesday by a train. A Burlington Northern Santa Fe train struck Shannon Marie Bugge, 35, of Detroit Lakes when she was attempting to cross the railroad tracks. The Becker County Sheriff Department received...
news / state
April 7, 2010 - 2:26pm
July 8, 2009
Woman hit with three charges in the death of 4-month-old
OLIVIA -- Four-month-old Wyatt Sander of Redwood Falls was a cousin to the woman who is now charged with three counts of criminal vehicular homicide in his death. Nicolle Marie Mercedes Prechel, 31, of Willmar, is accused of backing her van over the child and his mother around 8:30...
news / local / region
July 8, 2009 - 12:00am
March 23, 2009
Name of Belgrade fire victim released, body sent for autopsy
BELGRADE -- The 64-year-old woman found dead after a Saturday morning house fire in Belgrade is Dianne Marie Baker, according to the Stearns County Sheriff's Office. Baker is identified as the homeowner at 120 Washburn Ave., where her body was located by Belgrade Fire Department...
news / region
March 23, 2009 - 3:26pm
February 26, 2009
Monte girl pleads to lesser charge in van theft
WILLMAR -- A 16-year-old Montevideo girl pleaded guilty Tuesday to an amended gross misdemeanor charge of receiving stolen property for stealing a van in October in Montevideo and driving it to Willmar. As part of a plea agreement reached on the juvenile charges in Kandiyohi County...
news / local / region
February 26, 2009 - 12:00am
January 13, 2009
School bus driver injured in accident with semi near Danube
DANUBE -- A 56-year-old bus driver from Hector was transported by Olivia Ambulance with minor injuries Monday morning after her school bus collided with a semi trailer near Danube. Donna Marie Martinson of the Palmer Bus Service was treated and released from Renville County Hospital...
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am
October 11, 2008
Sixteen-year-old Montevideo girl charged in van theft
WILLMAR -- A 16-year-old Montevideo girl has been charged with receiving stolen property and aiding and abetting receiving stolen property for allegedly stealing a van in Montevideo and driving it to Willmar. Brianna Marie Roggenbuck made her first appearance Thursday in Kandiyohi...
October 11, 2008 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Local woman pleads guilty to assaulting woman with baseball bat
WILLMAR -- Candice Marie Mack, 26, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Thursday to a felony charge of third-degree assault for hitting a woman in the head with a baseball bat. As part of a plea agreement entered in Kandiyohi County District Court, another felony second-degree assault charge...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
October 9, 2008
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Oct. 9
n Samuel Zelaya Pineda, 28, of Willmar, was sentenced Tuesday to a year and a day in jail, which was stayed, a $50 fine and five years of probation on a felony charge of falsely impersonating another. He was ordered to serve 30 days in jail, with credit for 27 days already served,...
October 9, 2008 - 12:00am
September 17, 2008
Overweg -- Groen
Kara Marie Overweg and Ryan Allen Groen were united in marriage May 31 at Platte Christian Reformed Church inPlatte, S.D. The bride is the daughter of Ken and Karla Overweg of Platte. The groom is the son of Craig and Donna Groen of Prinsburg. Attendants were Hilairee Griese, Lexy Overweg,...
September 17, 2008 - 12:00am