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August 15, 2017
Police investigate former Bemidji State plant manager's buying of personal items on university credit card
August 15, 2017 - 9:03pm
July 31, 2017
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Escaped inmate after jailhouse fight in Bemidji may have received help, search area expanding
July 31, 2017 - 9:44pm
June 30, 2017
Minnesota counties receive funds for courthouse security
June 30, 2017 - 7:12am
June 5, 2017
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Feds: As many as 50 child victims for former Bemidji assistant principal?
June 5, 2017 - 10:12pm
Former Bemidji Middle School assistant principal may have as many as 50 victims in child porn case
June 5, 2017 - 5:43pm
June 2, 2017
Letter: A good start to building bridges
June 2, 2017 - 9:44pm
April 19, 2017
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Debris litters the roadside, a field and areas of Arnold's of Willmar after a tornado blew through the area south of town on July 11, 2008. Kandiyohi County Emergency Management is urging people to register for its Citizen Alert System in order to be informed and prepared in the event of severe weather. The service is free and "easy to sign up for."
Emergency alert system gets the word out fast in Kandiyohi County
April 19, 2017 - 6:51am
February 9, 2017
Anonymous threat prompts lockdown at Red Lake schools
February 9, 2017 - 1:28pm
February 8, 2017
Police to host second seminar on policing in diverse communities
February 8, 2017 - 11:15pm
February 2, 2017
Classes canceled at northern MN school after bomb threat
February 2, 2017 - 1:33pm
October 25, 2016
Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Corporal Jason Keith gives a dollar and coupons Tuesday to Jill Ulferts at Hardee's as part of the Buckle Up for a Buck event. Law enforcement officers and EMTs at various restaurants handed out coupons and a dollar to customers who were wearing their seat belts. 

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Safety coalition rewards drivers for buckling up
October 25, 2016 - 11:50pm
September 2, 2016
DWI arrests generally decreasing in Minnesota
September 2, 2016 - 9:33am
Willmar to take up sex offender residency restrictions
May 2, 2016 - 12:08am
January 25, 2016
Purchased in July, this 10th Street Southwest home in Willmar, called the Foundation House, joins two other homes operated by Overcomers International Fellowship in Willmar. The Timothy and Matthew Houses are located on Trott Avenue. (Shelby Lindrud | Tribune)
Fellowship's Willmar homes for men licensed, operated with strict rules
January 25, 2016 - 12:05am
August 19, 2014
Dan’s Towing of Willmar hosts a training session for rescue professionals Monday at Auto Save north of Willmar. Employees of the tow company demonstrated how to right a tractor-trailer using airbags. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)
Heavy-duty rescues
August 19, 2014 - 11:50pm