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Records published Aug. 31
Dayton wants Minnesotans to take clean water pledge
Does Dayton talk to farmers enough?
KRA fined for Willmar fireworks incident
Willmar convenience store robbery suspect pleads not guilty
Willmar offense comes alive in second half, downs Eagles
Cards fall to Rocori
Willmar loses early lead in loss to Marshall
Cardinals open season with shutout loss
Updated: Bridgewater out for season with dislocated knee, torn ACL
Comedy legend Gene Wilder dead at 83
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
Box office: 'Don't Breathe' Scares Up $26.1 million as hot summer for horror continues
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Charles "Chuck" Green
Victoria "Vicki" Lee
Steven Warren Sachs
Letter: Day of reckoning is near
Letter: Governor should call special session
Marcus: Obliging a donor is not necessarily criminal
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
November 17, 2012
Willmar Hostess store will close Monday as part of corporate liquidation
WILLMAR -- Todd Waterman scooped up an armful of Hostess peach pies Friday morning and loaded them into a cart that he and his wife, Julie, were...
November 17, 2012 - 12:00am
November 3, 2012
Willmar woman faces drug sale charges for alleged sale of 200-plus pills in Olivia
OLIVIA -- Susan Marie Erickson, 46, of Willmar, pleaded not guilty Friday to first- and second-degree drug sale charges for allegedly selling...
November 3, 2012 - 12:00am
August 7, 2012
Mills Auto Group purchases Swenson Motors Co. of Willmar, MInn.
Swenson Motor Company of Willmar, which sells Chrysler, Dodge, Ram and GMC vehicles, has been sold to Mills Auto Group and will be relocated...
August 7, 2012 - 8:45am
July 24, 2012
Two of four defendants appear on charges related to alleged pot sale in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- Lauralee Mary Evans and Sergio Balladares Jr., both 20 and of Willmar, made their first court appearances Monday on fifth-degree drug sale charges for allegedly selling one-quarter pound of marijuana to a CEE-VI Drug Task Force informant in January. Unconditional bail...
July 24, 2012 - 12:00am
July 5, 2012
Woman pleads to lower charge for selling meth to informant
WILLMAR -- Erica Lynn Busse, 23, of Bagley and formerly of Willmar, pleaded guilty Tuesday to an amended charge of fourth-degree drug sale for her role in selling methamphetamine to a CEE-VI informant in January. As part of a plea agreement, the charge was reduced from a second-degree...
July 5, 2012 - 12:00am
March 16, 2012
All Willmar, Minn., alcohol retailers pass compliance check
WILLMAR -- All of the 21 alcohol retailers passed recent alcohol compliance checks conducted by the Willmar Police Department by refusing to sell to an underage individual. According to Police Chief David Wyffels, the compliance checks were conducted between Feb. 9 and Thursday....
March 16, 2012 - 10:55am
August 15, 2011
Community Christian garage sale
August 15, 2011 - 12:00am
July 25, 2011
Manager, wife complete purchase of Willmar, Minn., Westside Liquors and two other locations
WILLMAR -- Westside Liquors of Willmar is now under local ownership. Steve and Nancy Wright of Willmar have completed the purchase of the Westside...
July 25, 2011 - 12:00am
April 13, 2011
Willmar School Board OKs sale of Washington school
WILLMAR -- The Willmar School Board has approved the sale of the former Washington Learning Center to Affiliated Community Medical Centers for...
April 13, 2011 - 12:00am
March 19, 2011
March 19, 2011 - 12:00am
January 7, 2011
Pleas entered in pot sale case involving 11-year-old child
BENSON -- Four of the five people charged with drug sale, possession and child endangerment pleas in Swift County District Court for their roles in a marijuana deal that involved an 11-year-old child have entered guilty pleas. Everett James Quigley, 32, of Kerkhoven, pleaded guilty...
January 7, 2011 - 12:00am
December 31, 2010
Man pleads to drug sale charge for pot delivered to his house
WILLMAR -- Juan Lomas Jr., 28, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Thursday to a third-degree drug sale charge for accepting the delivery on Aug. 23 of...
December 31, 2010 - 12:00am
December 8, 2010
Woman pleads guilty to selling cocaine to task force informant
WILLMAR -- Aiesha Caldwell, 27, of Chicago, pleaded guilty Monday to an amended charge of third-degree drug sale for her role in selling cocaine...
December 8, 2010 - 12:00am
November 30, 2010
Two enter guilty pleas for methamphetamine deals
WILLMAR -- Chillice Ann Angrimson, 24, and Alberto Soto Jr., 34, both of Willmar, pleaded guilty Monday to second-degree drug sale charges for their roles in selling methamphetamine to a CEE-VI Drug Task Force informant in August. The pleas were entered in Kandiyohi County District...
November 30, 2010 - 12:00am
November 10, 2010
This is the records summary for Nov. 10. Theft SPICER -- The theft of a shotgun from a vehicle was reported around 2:30 p.m. Monday along North Shore Drive. The value of the gun was estimated at $1,000. Fire RAYMOND -- The Blomkest Fire Department was paged to a tractor fire around...
November 10, 2010 - 12:00am