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'Maybe it's time': actor Johnny Depp jokes about a Trump assassination
Appeals court overturns conviction of 'Making a Murderer' inmate
Facing multiple felony charges, an embattled Minn. mayor was barred from a city council meeting
Hwy. 12 open house set Monday in Litchfield
North Korea calls U.S. student's death a 'mystery,' casts itself as 'biggest victim'
Stingers: Wheels come off in Willmar's loss to St. Cloud
Wolves Jimmy a trade
Dreary day turns ugly for Twins in loss to White Sox
Sixers take guard Fultz with top pick of NBA Draft
UMD freshman-to-be Samberg moving up the NHL Draft board
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'Bachelor in Paradise' production halted, show in question after alleged 'misconduct' on set
'Big Fish' a lovely piece of Americana at The Barn in Willmar
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Exhibit documents Willmar festival
Studio Hop 2017 continues today
'Sweet Land the Musical': Rural debut is tonight where movie was made
'Red, White and Tuna': Comedy opens tonight at Little Theatre in New London
Willmar Community Center: Art for and about the community
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Court upholds domestic assault conviction
WILLMAR — The Minnesota Court of Appeals has affirmed a Pennock man's conviction for domestic assault, but reversed his conviction for...
3 hours 47 min ago
June 14, 2017
Finding strength in the community support, Carlson family is optimistic for future of farm
PENNOCK — In the days following the storm Sunday that tore apart the Carlson Dairy farm near Pennock, members of the Carlson family have...
June 14, 2017 - 7:27pm
June 11, 2017
Volunteers help Pennock dairy clean up after storm
PENNOCK -- Volunteers helped clean up debris and move cattle from Carlson Dairy Sunday after strong winds damaged most of the buildings on the...
June 11, 2017 - 8:38pm
June 8, 2017
Ready for the future: Pennock dairy farm features robotic milking system
PENNOCK — In 1953, Dolores and the late Don Youngren bought six spring heifers and started milking cows on their rural Pennock farm. Today,...
June 8, 2017 - 5:30am
May 28, 2017
Placing the flags
Korean War and Navy aviation veteran Leonard Isdahl places American flags
May 28, 2017 - 10:08am
May 23, 2017
Pennock administrator earns certification
PENNOCK — Dawn Johnson, city administrator for the city of Pennock, has been certified by the Minnesota Clerks and Finance Officers Association...
May 23, 2017 - 5:58am
May 9, 2017
Regional wastewater plants recognized
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency awarded 327 wastewater treatment facilities across the state for outstanding permit compliance...
May 9, 2017 - 9:02am
April 21, 2017
Home in rural Raymond destroyed in fire
RAYMOND — A home in rural Raymond was destroyed in a fire Wednesday. No one was home at the time of the blaze and there were no injuries....
April 21, 2017 - 5:18am
April 15, 2017
Man charged after keying cars at Pennock dealership
PENNOCK — Victor Alfonso Garcia, 39, of Willmar has been charged with first-degree criminal damage to property after allegedly keying a...
April 15, 2017 - 7:58am
April 2, 2017
Kandiyohi Co. man seriously injured by falling tree
WILLMAR — A 29-year-old man was seriously injured Saturday afternoon in a tree-cutting accident in Arctander Township. The Kandiyohi County...
April 2, 2017 - 1:48pm
March 26, 2017
Settlement reached in wrongful death lawsuit of Franks in Kandiyohi County
WILLMAR — A Missouri man will pay $100,000 to the family of a Pennock couple killed in a July 2015 car crash, according to a wrongful death...
March 26, 2017 - 4:15pm
March 21, 2017
Creekside Greenhouses to open in May at former Frank’s Greenhouses near Pennock
PENNOCK — A popular greenhouse business west of Willmar will reopen this year with a new name and new owner. The new name is Creekside...
March 21, 2017 - 12:20pm
January 23, 2017
Records published for Jan. 23
Fatal car accident KERKHOVEN—A 53-year-old Murdock man died Tuesday in a car crash just north of Kerkhoven. According to the Swift County Sheriff's Office, Robert Fischer was pronounced dead at Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar, where he had been transported following the crash....
January 23, 2017 - 7:13am
January 4, 2017
Record published Jan. 5, 2017
This is the records summary for Jan. 5. Arrests SPICER — A 50-year-old man was arrested following a domestic assault report shortly before midnight Saturday. The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office responded around 11:50 p.m. to the 7300 block of 153rd Avenue Northeast in Spicer....
January 4, 2017 - 11:11pm
November 29, 2016
Records published Nov. 29
This is the records summary for Nov. 29. 911 outage WILLMAR — 911 services were out of order for approximately an hour and a half Monday...
November 29, 2016 - 5:37am