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Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
'Kitchen Witches': Comedy opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar chain of lakes focus of Wednesday's public meeting
Earth Day 2017 celebrated April 22 in west central Minnesota
'Camper Cabins' guide to great outdoors
Iris M. Hanson-Cain
Jackalee 'Jackie' Peterson
Dennis R. Erdman
Marvin I. Braegelman
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Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Cartoonist Opinions published April 22
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
January 1, 2014
Bemidji man arrested after $16,000 worth of meth found during Motley-area traffic stop
LITTLE FALLS — A Bemidji man was arrested Monday for possession of Methamphetamine near Motley, according to the Morrison County Sheriff Office. A sheriff deputy was on routine patrol on U.S. Highway 10 in the Motley Township when he saw a minor equipment violation and stopped...
January 1, 2014 - 4:01pm
March 31, 2013
Willmar, Minn., man sentenced to 10 years in prison for methamphetamine sale
ALEXANDRIA — Alfredo Hernandez Jaquez, 35, of Willmar, was sentenced Friday in Douglas County District Court to more than 10 years in prison for selling methamphetamine. According to Douglas County Attorney Chad Larson, Jaquez was sentenced to 125 months in prison following a conviction...
March 31, 2013 - 11:25pm
July 5, 2012
Man faces assault, threats charges, allegedly beat woman at hotel
WILLMAR -- Geoffrey Alan Irwin, 21, of Willmar, made his first court appearance Tuesday on felony charges of second-degree assault and terroristic threats for allegedly beating a woman at a Willmar hotel early Saturday morning. Unconditional bail was set at $75,000. His next appearance...
July 5, 2012 - 12:00am
December 15, 2010
This is the records summary for Dec. 15. Theft WILLMAR -- The theft of cash was reported around 8:45 a.m. Tuesday at Willmar Senior High School 2701 30th St. N.E. Man arrested in Litchfield, wanted in two states LITCHFIELD -- A 27-year-old man was arrested on multiple warrants...
December 15, 2010 - 12:00am
November 20, 2010
Willmar man held on $500,000 bail on drug charges
WILLMAR -- A Willmar man is being held on half-million dollars bail after being charged Friday with three felony drug-related charges. Miguel Gonzales Montez, 40, is accused of possessing about 33 grams of methamphetamine and 3.2 grams of cocaine, as well as cash and paraphernalia,...
November 20, 2010 - 12:00am
August 5, 2010
41-year-old Raymond man facing drug charge for alleged meth sale to drug task force informant
WILLMAR -- Jeffery Sydney Summerlet, 41, of Raymond, made his first court appearance Wednesday on a first-degree drug sale charge for allegedly...
August 5, 2010 - 12:00am
July 30, 2010
Willmar man pleads to role in methamphetamine deal
WILLMAR -- William Allan Tjaden, 31, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Thursday to a second-degree drug sale charge for selling methamphetamine to a...
July 30, 2010 - 12:00am
July 28, 2010
Willmar man arrested on New Year's Eve, pleads guilty to drug charge
WILLMAR -- Lance Joel Cameron, 28, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Monday to an amended second-degree drug possession charge for possessing 52 grams...
July 28, 2010 - 12:00am
May 8, 2010
New Ulm man sentenced in meth sale case
WILLMAR -- Jared John Netzke, 22, of New Ulm, was sentenced Wednesday to 120 days in the county jail, a $1,500 fine and 20 years of probation...
May 8, 2010 - 12:00am
April 29, 2010
Danvers man who assaulted police officer faces charges today
BENSON - A rural Danvers man is expected to be charged today in Swift County on multiple drug-related charges and for assaulting a police officer following a Monday night incident in Benson. The officer was grabbed, kneed, kicked and struck in the chest multiple times before he was...
April 29, 2010 - 8:34am
April 15, 2010
Willmar woman gets 110 months in prison for selling drugs to a task force informant
WILLMAR -- Jennifer Ann Jacobson, 45, of Willmar, was sentenced Wednesday to 110 months in prison and ordered to pay a $1,500 fine for her role...
April 15, 2010 - 12:00am
April 13, 2010
Kerkhoven man gets 36 months for meth possession
WILLMAR -- Jarod Denis Siegfried, 28, of Kerkhoven, was sentenced Monday to 36 months in prison and ordered to pay a $3,000 fine for fourth-degree...
April 13, 2010 - 12:00am
Woman, one of five charged for selling meth, enters plea
WILLMAR -- Kristy Lynn Blinsky, 31, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Monday to charge of second-degree controlled substance sale. As part of a plea...
April 13, 2010 - 12:00am
April 3, 2010
Willmar man charged with selling half-ounce of meth
WILLMAR -- A 36-year-old Willmar man made his first court appearance Friday morning on a felony charge of first-degree sale of a controlled substance. Earl Hoting is accused of making two sales of methamphetamine to an informant for the CEE-VI Drug Task Force last year.
April 3, 2010 - 12:00am
April 2, 2010
Man faces drug charges for alleged methamphetamine sale
WILLMAR -- A 50-year-old Willmar man made his first court appearance Thursday on drug sale charges for allegedly selling methamphetamine to an...
April 2, 2010 - 12:00am