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October 26, 2017
A photo of 5-year-old Alayna Ertl released as part of an Amber Alert by the Meeker County County Sheriff's Office in August 2016. The man charged with her murder pleaded not guilty Wednesday and is scheduled for trial in April.
Man charged in 2016 death of Watkins girl pleads not guilty
October 26, 2017 - 5:02pm
October 6, 2017
Litchfield man killed in workplace accident
October 6, 2017 - 9:56am
September 27, 2017
Victim in fatal Meeker County crash identified
September 27, 2017 - 5:05pm
Update: Fatal accident reported in Meeker County
September 27, 2017 - 5:51am
July 25, 2017
Meeker County man to serve 18 years for sexual assault of children
July 25, 2017 - 6:02am
May 31, 2017
Zachary Todd Anderson
Minnesota judge suppresses suspect’s statements in killing of Watkins girl last summer
May 31, 2017 - 7:58pm
May 22, 2017
Local women named Princess Kay finalists
May 22, 2017 - 12:46pm
May 16, 2017
Records published May 16
May 16, 2017 - 10:20am
March 23, 2017
Watkins man charged in connection with sexual assault
March 23, 2017 - 7:08am
August 26, 2016
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

Kayla and Matt Ertl watch as the casket is placed in the hearse Friday outside of St. Anthony Catholic Church in Watkins after the funeral for their 5-year-old daughter Alayna.
Aug. 26 story: 5-year-old Watkins girl laid to rest
August 26, 2016 - 3:56pm
August 23, 2016
A crowd gathers Tuesday for a candlelight vigil in memory of 5-year-old Alayna Ertl at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Watkins. 
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Hundreds gather in memory of 5-year-old Alayna Ertl
August 23, 2016 - 11:16pm
August 22, 2016
Zachary Todd Anderson has been booked in the Crow Wing County Jail Saturday on suspicion of first-degree murder and kidnapping of 5-year-old Alayna Ertl of Watkins, Minnesota.   Booking photo/Crow Wing County Jail
Suspect in Watkins 5-year-old's death expected in court Tuesday morning
August 22, 2016 - 7:46pm
The Anderson family cabin at 4926 Iroquois Trail Loop SW in Wilderness Park in rural Motley on Sunday evening. The suspect Zachary Todd Anderson and the deceased girl Alayna Jeanne Ertle were found late Saturday afternoon at different locations near the vacation residence.  Tribune photo
Monday: BCA: Watkins girl died of ‘homicidal violence,' GoFundMe site set up for memorial expenses
August 22, 2016 - 12:01am
August 21, 2016
Zachary Todd Anderson has been booked Saturday into the Crow Wing County Jail in Brainerd on suspicion of first-degree murder and kidnapping of 5-year-old Alayna Ertl of Watkins, Minnesota. 
Booking photo/Crow Wing County Jail
Sunday: Murder, kidnapping charges await man accused of killing 5-year-old girl from Watkins
August 21, 2016 - 11:15am
August 20, 2016
Aug. 20, 2016: Meeker County girl found dead in Cass County, person of interest arrested
August 20, 2016 - 1:54pm
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