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Package thieves beware: Residents have their eyes (and cameras) on you
Corps denies easement to complete Dakota Access Pipeline construction in ND
Law enforcers back away from skirmish line to de-escalate tensions at Standing Rock protest site
Ag Career Fair and Technology Showcase
Fire damages rural Olivia home
Willmar fifth at NXN nationals
Toriumi's hat trick powers WarHawks
Dragons win first of two on northern road trip
Slagter scores 31 in Cards' tournament win
Aggressive D key to Cardinals' victory
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'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
Roger K. Straight
Virginia L. Anderson
Ronald J. Fernholz
Dorothy M. Peterson
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
Yellow Medicine County District Court
October 21, 2016
Man sentenced to prison for threatening family with gun
GRANITE FALLS — A 21-year-old man was sentenced to six years in prison Tuesday for pulling a gun on a couple and their 1-year-old son,...
October 21, 2016 - 9:46am
October 4, 2016
Western Minn. man pleads guilty to placing secret camera
GRANITE FALLS—A 52-year-old Echo man, accused of placing a secret camera in a room where two teenage girls were staying, pleaded guilty...
October 4, 2016 - 6:47am
September 14, 2016
Driver charged in 2015 rollover that injured five juvenile passengers
GRANITE FALLS -- Eight people, five of them under 18, overfilled a six-seat pickup truck one night last April. As the truck traveled down...
September 14, 2016 - 9:31pm
April 16, 2015
Witnesses ID Granite Falls assault suspect
GRANITE FALLS — The suspect who had been sought since March in a Granite Falls assault made his first appearance Wednesday in Yellow Medicine County District Court on a felony first-degree assault charge. Cass Howard Ellingboe, 32, of Granite Falls, allegedly assaulted a man who...
April 16, 2015 - 11:38pm
March 18, 2015
UPDATE: Granite Falls man charged with second-degree murder
GRANITE FALLS -- A Granite Falls man faces a second-degree murder charge for the death of 65-year-old Linda Kay (Haugen) Boehme. Chad Conway...
March 18, 2015 - 3:18pm
December 11, 2014
Hexum to serve jail, probation for aiding brother charged in shooting
Derek Hexum GRANITE FALLS – Derek Hexum, 19, of Balaton, will serve jail time and three years of probation for a felony conviction of aiding an offender to avoid arrest for his role in the shooting of a man left to bleed alongside a rural roadway outside of Granite...
December 11, 2014 - 12:38pm
November 13, 2014
Man sentenced to probation after high-speed chase
GRANITE FALLS — The 30-year-old Clarkfield man who led law enforcement on a high-speed chase this August in the Clarkfield area will serve five years of probation after he was sentenced Thursday on a number of charges stemming from the incident. Matthew James Nelson was sentenced...
November 13, 2014 - 11:21pm
September 17, 2014
Hexum brothers appear in court
GRANITE FALLS — The cases against two brothers facing charges resulting from the shooting of Daniel Scheff on July 18 in Yellow Medicine County are moving forward in Yellow Medicine County District Court. Settlement conferences were conducted in each case Tuesday, but no resolution...
September 17, 2014 - 11:26pm
March 4, 2014
Woman pleads to child endangerment
GRANITE FALLS — A woman who pulled a revolver from under a sofa and attempted suicide while being interviewed by law officers pleaded guilty to child endangerment for the incident. Kelly Anderson-Person, 34, of Hendricks, formerly of Clarkfield, pleaded guilty to the gross misdemeanor...
March 4, 2014 - 1:38pm
February 14, 2014
Dikken's attorneys want to raise mental health defense
GRANITE FALLS – Attorneys for Andrew Dikken are seeking to raise a mental health defense in his upcoming trial on first degree murder charges in the slaying of Kara Monson, 26, of Granite Falls, and Christopher Panitzke, 28, of Redwood Falls last September. ...
February 14, 2014 - 11:44am
February 7, 2014
Private counsel retained: Hearing postponed on child endangerment charge against woman questioned in S.D. homicide case
GRANITE FALLS — A pre-trial hearing was postponed Friday for the woman accused of endangering her child while being interviewed in a South Dakota homicide investigation stemming from the discovery of the bodies of two infants believed to be hers. Kelly Anderson-Person, 34, of Hendricks,...
February 7, 2014 - 11:24pm