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Minnesota-based beef-supplying giant Cargill to exit U.S. cattle-feeding business
Child abuse rates spike in Minnesota
Cooking with items straight from Mother Nature can be a holistic dining experience
Farm bill stalwarts say money 'will be hard to come by'
Contender for world's biggest rabbit dies on United Airlines flight
'Beast Mode' returns: Lynch set to join Raiders after trade from Seahawks
Report: Vikings likely to decline Bridgewater's option
Making noise: Trap shooting, Minnesota's fastest growing sport
Lawyer for ex-NFL star Hernandez denies letter mentioned prison lover
Serena Williams admits she accidentally revealed pregnancy on Snapchat
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
Younger hot flashes may signal heart risk later
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
Iris M. Hanson-Cain
Dennis R. Erdman
Donna D. deCathelineau
Minnesota Opinion: Now is not the time to sit out, play politics
George Will: The 'Oh, never mind' president
Susan Estrich: The Amazon 1-Star System
Letter: U of M proud of local partnerships
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
November 14, 2012
Commentary: Starting all over again
November 14, 2012 - 2:22am
September 13, 2012
Law busts 1,842 for drunken driving during statewide campaign
ST. PAUL -- Law enforcement officers from 315 agencies arrested a total of 1,842 impaired drivers during the statewide Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over DWI enforcement campaign from Aug. 17 to Sept.
September 13, 2012 - 12:08pm
August 30, 2012
Willmar, Minn., law agencies planning extra patrols for "move over" day
WILLMAR -- Statewide law enforcement agencies, including the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office and the Willmar Police Department, will have extra patrols on the roads Friday to increase enforcement of the Ted Foss Move Over Law. State Patrol Trooper Ted Foss was killed 12 years ago,...
August 30, 2012 - 4:34pm
January 14, 2011
Fargo man rolls car in Taco Bell drive-through, faces DUI count
FARGO - A 30-year-old Fargo man was arrested early Thursday after he rolled his vehicle while leaving the parking lot of a south Fargo Taco Bell. At...
January 14, 2011 - 7:43am
November 1, 2010
Prescription, OTC drug take-back event is Wednesday
WILLMAR -- Citizens wishing to dispose of expired or unwanted prescription or over-the-counter medicines can bring those medications to a drug take-back event Wednesday at the Willmar Fire Department. The event is from 7 to 9 p.m. and is sponsored by the Willmar Police Department...
November 1, 2010 - 12:00am
September 24, 2010
Cartoon by Clay Jones
September 24, 2010 - 12:00am
Cartoon by Chris Britt
September 24, 2010 - 12:00am
Local man who hit blind man with vehicle is sentenced to 90 days in jail
WILLMAR -- A Willmar man will serve jail time and probation for driving his vehicle over a blind man in the crosswalk of a busy intersection. Gary...
June 24, 2010 - 12:00am
May 25, 2010
Willmar man enters plea for hitting blind man at busy intersection
WILLMAR -- Gary Lee Mattson, 56, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Monday to a misdemeanor charge of failure to stop for a blind person for a Nov.
May 25, 2010 - 12:00am
Man pleads not guilty to running over pedestrian at intersection
WILLMAR -- Gary Lee Mattson, 56, of Willmar, made his first court appearance Wednesday on three misdemeanor charges for allegedly running his...
February 25, 2010 - 12:00am
February 3, 2010
Willmar man faces three charges for hitting blind man with vehicle
WILLMAR -- Gary Lee Mattson, 56, of Willmar, has been cited with three misdemeanor charges for allegedly running his vehicle over a blind man...
February 3, 2010 - 12:01am
Misdemeanor charges documents for Gary Lee Mattson
To read the misdemeanor charges documents for Gary Lee Mattson, click on the PDF link below.
February 3, 2010 - 12:00am
November 28, 2009
Blind man run over in Willmar still in hospital, but recovering
ST. CLOUD -- It was a nice evening, so as the sun set during the late afternoon of Nov. 16, Tom Sykora decided to walk from his Willmar apartment...
November 28, 2009 - 12:00am
November 17, 2009
Update: Blind man run over at busy intersection, in critical condition
Update 4:50 P.M. WILLMAR -- A 58-year-old Willmar man, who is blind, is in critical condition after he was run over by a vehicle and sustained chest injuries around 6 p.m. Monday at the intersection of First Street and 19th Avenue. According to police reports, Thomas Dennis Sykora...
November 17, 2009 - 4:15pm
September 30, 2009
Driver escapes injury after semi tips over
September 30, 2009 - 11:16pm