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Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
More than 200 officers clear muddy protest camp, but 46 arrested
Dakota Access oil could flow by March 6
U.S. reverses Obama-era move to phase out private prisons; move could impact Appleton facility
Benson man charged with faking cancer treatments, swindling $60K
Byron Buxton is all ears going into third year
NASCAR Sprint Cup 2017 Schedule
Daytona 500: Logano, Keselowski armed with battle plan
WCT Sports Show: CMCS, RTR boys set to square off
Minnesota Twins relief pitcher admits to vomiting nearly every time before taking the mound
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
'Fire & Ice': Diamond Edge figure skating show is Saturday, Sunday in Willmar
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Anna Mae Hawley
Nicole Rae Ruff
Barbara Ann Berkeland
Tribune Editorial: Willmar City Council makes a good Holland decision
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Cartoon by Bruce Plante for Feb. 23
Minnesota Opinion: Kill Legislature's ridiculous secret-meeting exemption
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
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
November 17, 2016
Records for Nov. 17
Assault WILLMAR—Police responded to the 500 block of Sixth St. S.W. at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday on a report of a physical assault. A woman told...
November 17, 2016 - 5:11am
November 16, 2016
Write-ins decide several city posts in the region
In the contested city council and mayoral races across Kandiyohi County, voters overwhelmingly elected at least one incumbent candidate, sometimes...
November 16, 2016 - 5:00am
November 9, 2016
Kandiyohi County cities elect mostly incumbents in city council, mayor races
Editor's note: This story has been updated with corrected information about the Spicer City Council. In the contested city council and mayoral...
November 9, 2016 - 7:56am
November 8, 2016
Hybrid ATMs offer new services
WILLMAR — Heritage Bank has unveiled two new hybrid automated teller machines at its Willmar branch. The ATMs not only take check and cash...
November 8, 2016 - 9:04am
October 25, 2016
RR crossings near Pennock closed until Wednesday
WILLMAR—The Kandiyohi County Public Works Department office in Willmar has announced that beginning at 8 a.m. today, BNSF Railroad crews will be working on the railroad crossings at County Road 1 in the town of Pennock and at CR 116 south of St. Johns Lake. BNSF indicates that...
October 25, 2016 - 1:42pm
July 14, 2016
Pennock man sentenced for assault after fake drug deal now charged with selling fake drugs himself
WILLMAR -- A man sentenced in June for using a screwdriver to stab a drug dealer who sold him a bag of salt instead of drugs is in Kandiyohi...
July 14, 2016 - 11:35pm
June 30, 2016
Meadow Star Dairy draws quite the crowd
Lines were long Thursday as people from all around the area took advantage of free burgers during an open house at Meadow Star Dairy near Pennock....
June 30, 2016 - 11:25pm
June 20, 2016
Dairy packs economic punch
PENNOCK — Efforts to get a large dairy in Kandiyohi County began more than a decade ago in response to a sharp decline in dairy processing...
June 20, 2016 - 12:01am
Meadow Star Dairy ‘exceeds expectations’
PENNOCK — Like kids eager to get on a merry-go-round for a fun ride — and just as eager to get off with the promise of a treat when they...
June 20, 2016 - 12:00am
June 3, 2016
Pennock man sentenced for stabbing drug dealer after buying salt
WILLMAR — A Pennock man who accidentally paid $90 for a bag of salt in an apparent drug deal and retaliated by stabbing the dealer with a screwdriver...
June 3, 2016 - 11:29pm
May 25, 2016
Records published May 25
Here are the records for May 25.: Vandalism PENNOCK — A man on the 300 block of 5th Street Northwest reported criminal damage to a park to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office just before 8 p.m. Monday. The man said children had vandalized the soccer net and frame at a Pennock...
May 25, 2016 - 12:00am
May 21, 2016
Pennock woman airlifted after being pinned by fallen tree branch
PENNOCK -- A woman was airlifted from a rural Pennock residence Saturday afternoon with neck and back injuries after a large tree branch fell and pinned her to the lawn tractor she was driving. According to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office, the unidentified woman was mowing...
May 21, 2016 - 5:21pm