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Rep. Collin Peterson to announce Monday whether he’ll seek re-election
Video: Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade is held in Benson
Hearing Tuesday on appointing or electing Kandiyohi County officers
Judge orders change, Minn. sex offender program remains same
Collin Peterson to announce Monday whether he’ll seek re-election
Boys Basketball: BBE rallies in 2nd half to win Class A title
College Baseball: Ridgewater nearly beats top-ranked Iowa Western
Men's basketball: Badgers knock Gophers out of tournament
Girls basketball: NLS tops Sauk in OT to earn spot at state
Twins extend contract for closer Perkins
Willmar, Minn., native rolls out second book in series; third book in the works
Music Matters: West Central Tribune music aficionados take a look at the songs of 2013
Cardettes Dance Show is tonight at Kennedy Elementary in Willmar, Minn.
Willmar, Minn., Middle School stage production 'Alice in Wonderland Jr.' opens run tonight
Harold Ramis remembered as 'Buddha of Comedy'
Target warns data breach could hurt future profit
Quiznos files for bankruptcy protection
J.C. Penney turnaround faces big test with home goods relaunch
GM ratchets up truck discounts as U.S. sales skid
U.S. auto sales beat expectations, setting up strong March
‘Chairs Gone Wild’ hits Spicer, Minn.
Bach — Smith
AG Church opens Kidsworld to public in Willmar, Minn.
W.C. Minn. YES! students enjoy ground-floor look at emerging economy based on passive solar technology (with video)
Mix it up with some quinoa
Louis Ronald Steffens
Robert "Bob" Terhell
Editorial: Dayton’s reasoning wrong on this issue
Letter: Stop the Keystone Pipeline
Letter: Recycle at school sports events
Letter: Misconceptions about wolves
Letter: Conventional wisdom vs. truth
February 5, 2011
Woman faces 14 felonies
WILLMAR -- A 35-year-old Willmar woman made her first court appearance Thursday on 14 felony charges for allegedly claiming more than $8,000 in welfare benefits while her husband worked for several Willmar companies. Dora Elizabeth Sorto faces one charge of wrongfully obtaining assistance...
news / local
February 5, 2011 - 12:00am
January 15, 2011
Pennock couple charged with welfare fraud, perjury
WILLMAR -- A Pennock couple made their first court appearances Thursday on welfare fraud and perjury charges for allegedly collecting more than $27,000 in state benefits while they owned property and received workers compensation and Social Security payments. Norma Vallejo Hernandez,...
news / local
January 15, 2011 - 12:00am
January 22, 2009
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Jan.22
n Amberly Lynn Samuelson, 22, of Spicer, pleaded guilty Wednesday to an amended charge of gross misdemeanor theft for taking a man's vehicle in July. As part of a plea agreement, the charge was reduced from a felony for motor vehicle theft and a misdemeanor charge for tampering with...
January 22, 2009 - 12:00am
December 30, 2008
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Dec. 30
A Willmar woman is facing eight criminal charges for allegedly lying on a welfare application and using a false identification to get a job, obtain work and tax documents and apply for a state ID card. Reina I. Guevara, 37, made her first appearance Monday in Eighth District Cou...
December 30, 2008 - 12:00am
December 24, 2008
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Dec. 24
- Todd Alan Church, 45, no permanent residence, pleaded guilty Tuesday to an amended charge of fourth-degree controlled substance. As part of a plea agreement, the charge was lowered from a first-degree controlled substance crime and two other first-degree charges, plus a misdemeanor,...
December 24, 2008 - 12:00am
December 19, 2008
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Dec. 19
Maria Guevara, 24, of Willmar, made her first appearance Wednesday on seven felony charges of wrongfully obtaining assistance and perjury. Unconditional bail was set at $4,000 with conditional release for $1,000. Her next court date is Dec. 29. According to the complaint, during...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
October 31, 2008
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Oct. 31
Rosa Isela Cardoza, 35, of Hancock, made her first appearance Thursday on two felony charges of wrongfully obtaining assistance and perjury. Unconditional bail was set at $10,000. Conditional release was allowed on her personal recognizance. Her next appearance is Nov. 10. According...
October 31, 2008 - 12:00am
October 23, 2008
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Oct. 23
Stephen Alan Masse, 47, of Willmar, was arraigned Wednesday on four felony charges of wrongfully obtaining assistance and perjury. Unconditional bail was set at $15,000. Conditional release was allowed on his personal recognizance. His next appearance is Nov. 3. According to the...
October 23, 2008 - 12:00am