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Fire destroys Bird Island home
Records published July 3
Obama jabs Republican candidates in Wisconsin
Judge orders couple to pay $63,700 for failing to file taxes
Stingers outlast Express
Gibson, Twins stymie Royals
NASCAR ready to remove Confederate Flag
Legion Baseball Roundup: Sacred Heart/MACCRAY edges BOLD
Amateur Baseball Roundup: Yankees rally past Bullfrogs
West Central Minnesota celebrates July 4th with a bang
Willmar library exhibit promotes its music catalog, summer reading program
Fan builds collection as a tribute to garage rock bands of the 1960s
Surreal Life: Willmar artist draws inspiration from sub consciousness
Video: Musical production of 'Fiddler on the Roof' opens at the Barn tonight
Video: KMS band selected for 75th Pearl Harbor anniversary
Arugula: Green & White Pizza
Video: 2015 Willmar Fests Grande Parade
Video: crowning the new Willmar Fests Ambassadors
Video: U of M Marching Band at Willmar Fests
Live it: Chill out this summer with these beverage classics
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: Stay-at-home moms and their changing role
Lee E. Gerhardson
Roger L. Smith
Mary Ellen (Lundquist) Risewick
Jeanette Jean Saunders
Commentary: It is time to remember the Korean War
Editorial: Council member Christianson’s isolated city view hurts Willmar
Editorial: Willmar City Council should not try to restrict free speech
Commentary; Charleston and its politics
Commentary: What makes a heavy drinker?
Twins' Santana suspended 80 games
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Major League Baseball suspended Twins pitcher Ervin Santana 80 games for testing positive for steroids, the league announced...
sports / pro
April 3, 2015 - 10:50pm
April 10, 2014
Defendant Anderson-Person admits parole violation, risks greater sentence
GRANITE FALLS — Kelly Anderson-Person, 35, of Hendricks, admitted violating the terms of her release, and posted bail to get out of jail following a court appearance on Tuesday in district court in Yellow Medicine County. She was also arraigned on two new misdemeanor charges...
news / local
April 10, 2014 - 8:00am
November 8, 2012
Fibrominn cited for burning treated wood in violation of air emissions permit
ST. PAUL -- Fibrominn of Benson will pay a $14,000 civil penalty to the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency to resolve a violation of the company's air emissions permit. Fueled primarily by turkey litter, Fibrominn's electric power generating plant also includes wood and other biomass...
news / local / region / state
November 8, 2012 - 4:23pm
July 21, 2011
Edward Ruchti sentenced again, receives 180 days in jail, sex offender treatment
WILLMAR -- Edward Alan Ruchti, 32, of Kerkhoven, was ordered Wednesday to serve 180 days in jail, complete sex offender treatment and finish the remaining recommendations of his psycho-sexual evaluation, including the sex offender program. District Judge Donald M. Spilseth had ruled...
news / local
July 21, 2011 - 12:00am
January 6, 2011
MPCA cites air violations at sugar beet plant
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has assessed a sugar beet plant a $50,400 civil penalty for air quality and storage tank violations. The agency says from 2007 to 2009, the Southern Minnesota Beet Sugar Cooperative processing plant near Renville recorded...
news / state
January 6, 2011 - 9:17am
December 14, 2010
This is the records summary for Dec. 14. Theft WILLMAR -- The theft of a cell phone was reported around noon Monday at the Jennie-O Turkey Store Plant 5, 1535 30th St. S.W. District Court Kandiyohi County - Victoria Nicole Cepeda, 19, of Olivia, was sentenced Monday to a year...
December 14, 2010 - 12:00am
July 7, 2010
Judge sends actress Lindsay Lohan to jail for probation violation
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.
July 7, 2010 - 7:02am
May 21, 2010
New Ulm man ordered to prison for molesting girl, 8, in 2006
WILLMAR -- Dino John Bastian, 39, of New Ulm, was ordered Thursday to serve 21 months in prison on a felony charge of second-degree criminal sexual conduct for molesting an 8-year-old girl in May 2006. The stay of execution on Bastian's prison sentence was ordered revoked by Judge...
news / local
May 21, 2010 - 12:00am
March 9, 2010
Willmar man sent to prison, stay revoked in crim sex case
WILLMAR -- A 58-year-old Willmar man was ordered on Friday to serve 54 months in prison, plus a five-year conditional release period, for molesting...
news / local
March 9, 2010 - 12:00am
December 11, 2009
Spicer woman headed to prison
WILLMAR -- A Spicer woman is going to prison for committing a drug-related offense while on probation for another drug offense. The full sentence for the prior drug offense was executed Thursday on Angela Lynn Leindecker, 32, and is concurrent with the most recent offense on which...
news / local
December 11, 2009 - 12:00am