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Ex-teacher sentenced to prison in student sex case
First big snow storm of the season spreads across Upper Midwest
Ethanol use set to rise as EPA unveils biofuels targets
Ethanol supporters wanted higher mandates
Clara City gains its ‘anchor’
Men's Basketball: Gophers rally past Clemson
NHL: Recent slump has Yeo, Wild players on edge
NFL: Vikings' Zimmer will take wins over style points
College Football: Gophers could name new defensive coordinator soon
College Football: Gophers get a boost in bid for bowl game
'Happy Hollandaise' opens tonight at The Barn Theatre in Willmar
Willmar light display to be featured on ABC’s ‘Light Fight’
Charlie Sheen confirms he's HIV positive, says he was extorted to keep diagnosis quiet
Actor Charlie Sheen reportedly to announce he's HIV positive
Video: Willmar High School Musical ends four-day run with another sellout
Video: Rep. Dean Urdahl compelled to write
Video: Santa's Reindeer come to Belgrade on Saturday morning
Santjer — Hauge
Dunn — Johnson
Carroll — Fredman
LIVE IT!: Kandiyohi County focused on providing permanent homes for foster kids
LIVE IT!: After an extended period trying to adopt, rural Atwater couple seek another route
LIVE IT!: A how-to on planning the perfect family photo session
LIVE IT! For Raymond couple, parenthood once seemed a lost dream
LIVE IT!: Willmar woman knows both the loss and gain of adoption
Morris L. Swenson
Eric Dean Saunders
Editorial: A day to be thankful and reflect upon our blessings
Commentary: The discipline of gratitude
Editorial: Defeating ISIS will be a complicated task
Letter: God is the game-changer
Letter: An evening of diversity, inclusion
April 23, 2009
Grove City man arrested on meth charges
GROVE CITY -- A 48-year-old Grove City man was arrested and is being held on felony charges of second- and fifth-degree possession of methamphetamine after a search warrant was served early this morning in rural Grove City. According to a news release from the Litchfield Police Department,...
News / region
April 23, 2009 - 9:15am
April 1, 2009
Man pleads to felony for possessing meth at home for vulnerable adults
WILLMAR -- Jacob Scott Forbord, 24, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Tuesday to a felony charge of fifth-degree controlled substance for possessing methamphetamine while working at a home for vulnerable adults. As part of a plea agreement reached in Kandiyohi County District Court, another...
News / local
April 1, 2009 - 12:00am
March 10, 2009
Man faces drug, fleeing charges after pursuit
031009-drugs-pursuit-TurbesB.jpg WILLMAR -- A 46-year-old Raymond man made his first court appearance Monday on felony controlled substance charges and for fleeing a peace officer in a vehicle for allegedly running from an officer with almost a pound of marijuana in his vehicle. Brian...
News / local
March 10, 2009 - 12:00am
February 25, 2009
Blomkest man faces another drug charge for meth sales
WILLMAR -- A rural Blomkest man made his first appearance Tuesday on another first-degree drug sale charge for selling 15.6 grams of methamphetamine to an informant for the CEE-VI Drug Task Force last fall. David Dennis Jacobson, 48, now faces six felonies, including charges of first-degree...
News / local
February 25, 2009 - 12:00am
February 3, 2009
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Feb. 3
- Sergio Ramos, 33, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Friday to a felony fifth-degree controlled substance charge for possessing methamphetamine. As part of a plea agreement, a gross misdemeanor charge for driving after cancellation - inimical to public safety will be dismissed. He will...
February 3, 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
December 31, 2008
Litchfield man arrested on drug charges
LITCHFIELD -- A 45-year-old rural Litchfield man was arrested Sunday on several drug charges after law enforcement officers executed a search warrant on his home. According to a news release from Meeker County Sheriff Mike Hirman, John Lloyd Haring was arrested shortly after the...
December 31, 2008 - 12:00am
November 13, 2008
Man gets more than six years for meth lab in Atwater home
WILLMAR -- Darryl Alan Kise, 54, of Atwater, was sentenced We-dnesday to 74 months in prison on a first de-gree fe-lony char-ge of manufacturing methamphetamine. The charge was one of three filed in Kandiyohi County District Court after law enforcement officials found an operating...
November 13, 2008 - 12:00am
November 6, 2008
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Nov. 6
- Carlos Rivera, 25, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Monday to an amended charge of interfering with a 911 call, a gross misdemeanor As part of a plea agreement a felony charge of domestic assault by strangulation and a misdemeanor for domestic abuse will be dismissed. The charges were...
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am