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Identical twins battle disease that afflicts only 500 in the U.S
Dayton says he will not sign Minn. House education bill
House Speaker Ryan backs embattled intelligence panel chairman
Trump tweets, then Ford announces investment in three Michigan plants
Polaris issues recall on ATVs
Former, current, future BSU women's players join Team USA boycott
Twins coach tries to help Sano take the next step
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'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
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Farmers leading progress on buffer requirement
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February 4, 2017
Records published Feb. 4
This is the records summary for Feb. 4. Property damage WILLMAR — A woman reported that someone had poured oil into her gas tank in the 1100 block of Sixth Street Southeast. The damage was reported Friday afternoon. WILLMAR — A resident in the 700 block of Third Street...
February 4, 2017 - 5:22am
November 28, 2016
Records published Nov. 28
This is the record summary for Nov. 28. Arrests WILLMAR — A 23-year-old man was arrested shortly after 1 a.m. Saturday after a traffic stop at Benson Avenue Southwest and 10th Street. He was arrested on suspicion of second-degree driving while under the influence, testing...
November 28, 2016 - 6:09am
June 14, 2016
Records published June 14
This is the records summary for June 14. Property damage SPICER — The owner of portable toilet company Mini Biff reported criminal damage to one of their portable units to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Department around 10 a.m. Monday. The owner said one portable unit, placed...
June 14, 2016 - 5:30am
March 17, 2015
Records published March 18
The following contains the records summary for March 17. Hazardous materials team responds to oil spill at Willmar railyard WILLMAR — It was reported around 12:37 p.m. Monday that about 500 gallons of oil spilled from one of the rail cars at the Burlington Northern Santa Fe...
March 17, 2015 - 11:07pm
March 16, 2015
Records published March 17
The following contains the records summary for March 17. Hazardous materials team responds to oil spill at Willmar railyard WILLMAR — It was reported around 12:37 p.m. Monday that about 500 gallons of oil spilled from one of the rail cars at the Burlington Northern Santa Fe railyard...
March 16, 2015 - 11:46pm
February 5, 2015
Man faces burglary, property damage charges for breaking into business
WILLMAR — The man who allegedly broke into a Willmar business Monday night made his first court appearance Wednesday on felony charges of third-degree burglary and criminal damage to property. Brian Lake Balderson, 50, of Columbus, Ohio, remained in custody in the Kandiyohi County...
February 5, 2015 - 11:06pm
March 19, 2014
Willmar man faces new charges for drugs; trials set for fraud, property damage, stolen property cases
WILLMAR — Joshua Wayne Roschild, 23, of Willmar, made his first appearance Wednesday on a third-degree drug sale charge for allegedly selling methamphetamine to a CEE-VI Drug Task Force informant in July and on a fifth-degree drug possession count for possessing meth when he was...
March 19, 2014 - 11:16pm
November 20, 2013
Grove City man in jail, assaulted man, rammed vehicle along Highway 12
GROVE CITY — A 57-year-old Grove City man is in the Meeker County Jail facing assault and property damage charges for allegedly assaulting a man Tuesday afternoon along U.S. Highway 12 near Grove City. According to the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office, William Richard Dugan...
November 20, 2013 - 8:48am
June 4, 2013
Willmar Police post photos of four flag-burning suspects, ask for help identifying
WILLMAR — The Willmar Police Department has posted photos of the four suspects in the two flag-burning incidents and is asking for the community’s...
June 4, 2013 - 9:11am
February 15, 2013
Willmar, Minn., tweens identified as hospital-area tire slashers
WILLMAR — Three Willmar boys, ages 10, 12 and 13, have admitted involvement in the rash of tire slashing incidents during the weekend of Jan. 19-20 in the area of Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar. The charges against the boys put closure to the investigation of 22 separate property...
February 15, 2013 - 3:06pm
January 23, 2013
Willmar Police Dept. posts photo of alleged tire slashers, seeks info
WILLMAR — The Willmar Police Department has released a photo of three suspects who were possibly involved in more than 20 tire slashings that...
January 23, 2013 - 12:04pm
January 10, 2013
Three brothers are charged with felonies for crimes in Renville County, Minn.
OLIVIA — Three Annandale brothers made their first court appearances Thursday on multiple felony theft and property damage charges for stealing multiple pickups from Buffalo Lake businesses and damaging the vehicles by sawing off the catalytic converters. Phillip Lee Harrison, 23,...
January 10, 2013 - 11:08pm