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Joseph Wapner, Former 'People's Court' Judge, Dies at 97
Transgender wrestler wins Texas championship for girls
White House: Trump might support probe into Yemen raid
Meryl Streep accuses Karl Lagerfeld of spoiling her Oscars
Iran holds naval war games amid rising tensions with U.S.
Ted Takasaki offers walleye tips and techniques
Dokken: Learning in the wild
Baltimore player arrested on multiple drug charges in Miami
Cook: Another kind of winter: dove, robin, cardinal
Gymnastics: Schramm, Henjum in state All-Around top-20
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
'Fire & Ice': Diamond Edge figure skating show is Saturday, Sunday in Willmar
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Keith L. Kendall
Lawrence "Junior" Johnson, Jr.
AstroBob: Can you see the Russian landers, rovers on the moon? Yes!
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Willmar Police Department
February 25, 2017
Lunch with a Cop
The Willmar Police Department visited Roosevelt and Kennedy Elementary schools Thursday for Lunch with a Cop. Officers sat down with students...
February 25, 2017 - 6:07am
February 15, 2017
Duluth man charged with Willmar assault
WILLMAR — Blood splattered and smeared on the floors and walls. The bathroom. The ceiling. A woman with a swollen face, broken eye sockets,...
February 15, 2017 - 6:51am
December 20, 2016
Boy, 11, suspended over alleged gun threats to alternative program in Willmar
WILLMAR — An 11-year-old boy at Willmar's North Central Learning Center has been suspended from school, accused of threatening to bring a gun to the school to shoot people while videotaping it. No firearm was recovered on the student after the Monday threat, Willmar Police...
December 20, 2016 - 6:01am
December 5, 2016
Willmar police officer escapes injury in early-morning rollover crash
GROVE CITY -- A Willmar Police Officer rolled a department-owned pickup truck early Monday on icy U.S. Highway 12 between Grove City and Litchfield,...
December 5, 2016 - 3:36pm
November 14, 2016
Willmar PD updates camera system
WILLMAR — A new video storage server and software will make it possible for the Willmar Police Department to update not only its aging...
November 14, 2016 - 6:08am
Willmar child, 6, dies after TV falls on him
WILLMAR — A 6-year-old Willmar child died Thursday evening after being struck by a falling television. According to a news release from...
October 14, 2016 - 3:32pm
October 3, 2016
Facebook bomb threat deemed not a serious threat
WILLMAR—A bomb threat to Willmar's schools posted on Facebook Monday morning was investigated and found to not be a credible threat to...
October 3, 2016 - 4:38pm
September 28, 2016
Willmar Police dog helps track, apprehend suspect
WILLMAR—A 38-year-old Spicer man with a warrant is in jail Wednesday, partially thanks to Willmar Police K-9 dog Axel, who tracked the...
September 28, 2016 - 10:04am
September 12, 2016
Willmar celebrates law enforcement
WILLMAR - Willmar areas residents remembered one of the country's most tragic of anniversaries by honoring those who put their lives at risk...
September 12, 2016 - 10:19am
July 24, 2016
Fewer applicants this time as Willmar PD seeks to fill officer position
WILLMAR—As a new school year inches closer, the Willmar Police Department is grappling with an officer shortage, eager to fill an open...
July 24, 2016 - 10:39pm
June 29, 2016
Willmar Police Department looks to buy four new vehicles
WILLMAR -- The Willmar Police Department is hoping to add several new police vehicles to their fleet over the next two years, replacing the old...
June 29, 2016 - 11:30pm
May 23, 2016
Willmar man arrested after making threats with handgun
WILLMAR -- A 29-year-old Willmar man who is alleged to have threatened residents while showing a firearm in his waistband is in jail this afternoon,...
May 23, 2016 - 4:55pm
May 22, 2016
Fact check: Crime mapping in Willmar shows downtown not a hotbed of criminal activity
WILLMAR — Willmar police use crime mapping systems — such as crimereports.com — to map out exactly where crime is happening. The reality...
May 22, 2016 - 11:27pm
Willmar police officers visit with citizens
WILLMAR — Cornerstone Coffee had an unusually strong police presence Thursday morning, but there wasn’t any crime. “I’m going, ‘uh...
April 22, 2016 - 12:00am
April 16, 2016
Editorial: Willmar Police Dept. is reaching out to city
Some law enforcement personnel nationwide have not had very good publicity recently. There have are the widely publicized cases of incidents...
April 16, 2016 - 5:00am