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Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
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'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Around our region published Nov. 30
Willmar Senior High announces first-term honor roll
Evelyn R. Yanish
Todd D. Johnson
Helen W. Olson
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
December 10, 2013
Man will pay $37K in restitution in Willmar accident that killed three
WILLMAR — Paul Wickenhauser, the 22-year-old Cokato man sentenced to prison for the August 2012 motor vehicle crash that killed three people east of Willmar, was ordered Tuesday to pay more than $37,000 in restitution to the victims’ survivors and their insurance company. District...
December 10, 2013 - 11:15pm
August 9, 2013
Wickenhauser gets 67 months in triple fatal crash
WILLMAR — Paul Anthony Wickenhauser, 22, of Cokato, was sentenced this afternoon to the expected 67 months in prison on three felony charges for causing a motor vehicle crash that killed three people last summer near Willmar. As part of his sentence handed down by District Judge...
August 9, 2013 - 3:55pm
July 29, 2013
Wickenhauser pleads to three charges for triple fatal crash
WILLMAR — Paul Anthony Wickenhauser, 22, of Cokato, pleaded guilty this morning to three felony charges for the triple fatal motor vehicle crash last summer east of Willmar. The pleas to criminal vehicular homicide or operation with an alcohol concentration of 0.08 or more include...
July 29, 2013 - 1:18pm
June 17, 2013
Wickenhauser fatal crash trial in September; judge denies motion to suppress blood test
WILLMAR -- A jury trial is scheduled to begin on Sept. 10 for Paul Anthony Wickenhauser, the 22-year-old Cokato man facing 15 felony counts of criminal vehicular homicide or operation for the triple fatal motor vehicle crash last summer east of Willmar. The trial is scheduled for...
June 17, 2013 - 11:36pm
April 9, 2013
Defense motions denied in fatal crash outside Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR — District Judge Donald M. Spilseth has denied motions to dismiss the charges against the 22-year-old Cokato man facing 15 felony counts of criminal vehicular homicide or operation for the triple fatal motor vehicle crash last summer east of Willmar. In an order dated March...
April 9, 2013 - 11:18pm
March 20, 2013
No change of venue for man charged in fatal crash outside Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR — District Judge Donald M. Spilseth has followed last week’s verbal denial of a change of venue with a written order in the case of Paul Anthony Wickenhauser, the 22-year-old Cokato man facing 15 felony charges for the triple fatal motor vehicle crash last summer east...
March 20, 2013 - 7:17pm
March 12, 2013
Request for venue change is denied in fatal crash near Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR — A change of venue motion to move the trial of Paul Anthony Wickenhauser, 22, of Cokato out of Kandiyohi County was denied Tuesday...
March 12, 2013 - 11:08pm
Judge denies change of venue for Wickenhauser, takes case under advisement
WILLMAR — District Judge Donald M. Spilseth has denied a change of venue motion in the criminal vehicular homicide case against Paul Anthony Wickenhauser, 22, of Cokato. Wickenhauser faces a total of 15 felony charges, plus a misdemeanor count, for the motor vehicle crash Aug. 17...
March 12, 2013 - 2:30pm
February 5, 2013
Additional felonies for man in fatal crash that killed 3 people
WILLMAR — Prosecutors have filed three more felony charges of criminal vehicular operation against the 22-year-old Cokato man already facing...
February 5, 2013 - 10:54pm
August 24, 2012
BCA tests: Wickenhauser was over limit, more charges filed in triple fatal crash
WILLMAR -- Blood tests by the state Bureau of Criminal Apprehension show that Paul Anthony Wickenhauser was over the legal alcohol limit for...
August 24, 2012 - 10:51am
August 23, 2012
Man charged for vehicular homicide in crash near Willmar, Minn., posts bail
WILLMAR -- The 21-year-old Cokato man facing criminal vehicular homicide and injury charges for the fiery crash that killed three people Friday...
August 23, 2012 - 12:00am
August 22, 2012
Bail set at $300K for man in crash that left 3 dead near Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- Paul Anthony Wickenhauser, 21, of Cokato made his first court appearance Tuesday on four felony charges of criminal vehicular homicide...
August 22, 2012 - 12:00am
August 21, 2012
Wickenhauser appears on charges for triple fatal crash, bail set at $300,000
WILLMAR -- Unconditional bail was set at $300,000 for the 21-year-old Cokato man facing four felony charges of criminal vehicular homicide and...
August 21, 2012 - 12:17pm
August 20, 2012
Wickenhauser to appear Tuesday on charges in triple fatal near Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- Paul A. Wickenhauser, 21, of Cokato, will make his first court appearance Tuesday on charges of criminal vehicular homicide for the...
August 20, 2012 - 12:01pm