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Minn. college student remains missing
Congressman Walz enters Minnesota governor race
U.S., Britain, France, others skip nuclear weapons ban treaty talks
Farmers' new No. 1 worry
Markets hit six-week low on jitters over Trump's healthcare bill defeat
Girls Basketball: Oman a Class AA All-State first-teamer
Local Roundup: Warrior softball team opens season in crossover
Inspired by grandfather, Taylor Rogers just keeps taking the ball for Minnesota Twins
NCAA Tournament: Maye lifts Tar Heels to Final Four
Among fresh faces, Tar Heels make it to Final Four in win over Kentucky
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'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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March 20, 2017
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
LOS ANGELES - After months of silence on the subject, Kim Kardashian West has opened up about being robbed at gunpoint last October in Paris....
March 20, 2017 - 10:03am
January 26, 2017
Rodriguez sentenced to three years for convenience store robbery
WILLMAR — The fourth and final suspect, lone juvenile and alleged ringleader in last October's armed robbery at the Sunray Express convenience...
January 26, 2017 - 6:13am
January 13, 2017
Suspect in home invasion shot, killed by Mille Lacs County deputy
VINELAND — A 20-year-old man involved in an armed home invasion and assault late Thursday night in northern Mille Lacs County was shot and killed by a responding sheriff's deputy, the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension reported Friday.
January 13, 2017 - 10:10pm
January 11, 2017
Police: 2 charged in robbery near Twin Cities school
EAGAN, Minn. -- Two of the three suspects involved in a robbery during a drug deal near Eagan High School last week have been arrested and charged, police said. Mohamed Bue Radwan, 18, of St. Paul, and a 17-year-old boy, also from St. Paul, have been charged in Dakota County District...
January 11, 2017 - 10:59am
December 21, 2016
Fourth suspect Rodriguez pleads guilty to Sunray robbery last fall in Willmar
WILLMAR — Frederick Crispin Rodriguez has become the fourth and final suspect to plead guilty in last October's armed robbery at the Sunray...
December 21, 2016 - 10:17pm
December 20, 2016
Willmar man gets nearly five years in prison for convenience store robbery
WILLMAR — Mohamed Ahmed Jama had only one thing to say at his Tuesday court hearing. "I don't want to be in jail anymore," he told Judge...
December 20, 2016 - 6:47pm
November 14, 2016
Teen suspect in Sunray robbery will be tried as adult, Court of Appeals rules
WILLMAR—A teenage suspect in last October's armed robbery at the Sunray Express Convenience Store will continue to be tried as an adult,...
November 14, 2016 - 11:24am
November 2, 2016
Two men in Halloween masks rob South Dakota bank
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Two men wearing Halloween masks and carrying a handgun robbed Dacotah Bank in west Sioux Falls at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday.The...
November 2, 2016 - 3:11pm
August 30, 2016
Willmar convenience store robbery suspect pleads not guilty
WILLMAR—The 24-year-old suspect in the June 26 armed robbery of a Willmar Casey's store and alleged assault of one of its employees pleaded...
August 30, 2016 - 6:30pm
August 14, 2016
Missouri man faces false reporting charge for alleging he was robbed outside Zorbaz in Spicer
SPICER—A 20-year-old Missouri man originally told authorities he had been robbed outside the Spicer Zorbaz restaurant by two men on skateboards...
August 14, 2016 - 7:25pm
June 27, 2016
Employee injured in hold-up at Casey's in Willmar
WILLMAR — An employee at Casey’s General Store in Willmar was injured in a scuffle with a knife-wielding masked robber Sunday night. The...
June 27, 2016 - 8:42am
June 1, 2016
Update: Suspect photo released in Willmar Holiday Station Store robbery
UPDATED: 3:36 p.m. June 2 WILLMAR - Willmar Police have released a still photo from surveillance footage showing one of two suspects who robbed...
June 1, 2016 - 10:16am
May 19, 2016
Masked man with a gun robs Willmar Holiday Station Store
(Updated 12:01 a.m. May 20) WILLMAR — Police are still looking for the masked, armed man who robbed the Holiday Station Store on Litchfield...
May 19, 2016 - 8:19am
May 10, 2016
Bank robbery reported in Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA — Alexandria police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a bank robbery suspect. The robbery was reported at US Bank, 701 Broadway, in Alexandria about 10:50 a.m. Monday, according to Police Chief Rick Wyffels. No one was injured. Alexandria police, FBI and...
May 10, 2016 - 12:20am
April 22, 2016
Man sentenced to five years for lifting wallet, phone from motel room
Around 1 a.m. one night in November, a guest at the Super 8 Motel in Willmar plugged his phone into his charger, set his wallet on his nightstand...
April 22, 2016 - 10:00pm