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Xcel, FAA research using drones to inspect electric lines
Alaska man injured in morning rollover in New London Township
High speed chase ends in Willmar with arrest of juvenile
Convictions published Feb. 21
County proposes new traffic option for wye corridor
Girls Basketball: Cards streak by Alex
Blackhawks close in on first-place Wld with win in St. Paul
Boys Basketball: Montevideo overpowers YME
Boys Basketball: Dragons edge NLS
Boys Basketball: Eisenbacher's double-double leads ACGC
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
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
Reader News: Diaper Bears for Hope Pregnancy Center
Howard J. Powers
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Willmar Commentary: America's predictable pension crisis
Harrop commentary: Trump has media crying ... all the way to the bank
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
August 8, 2016
Three area schools to receive state pre-K funding
WILLMAR—Three area school districts have been awarded state funding to implement voluntary pre-kindergarten programs this fall. Benson,...
August 8, 2016 - 9:17pm
August 7, 2016
Immigrants contribute to all aspects of Minnesota economy
WILLMAR—Immigrants and refugees contribute to the state's economy as workers and entrepreneurs, according to a new report from Minnesota's...
August 7, 2016 - 11:02pm
August 2, 2016
Records published Aug. 3
This is the records summary for Aug. 3. 911 outage WILLMAR—Authorities said 911 emergency service was briefly out of order in both Kandiyohi...
August 2, 2016 - 11:59pm
August 1, 2016
Records for Aug. 1
This is the records summary for Aug. 1 Benson man injured in Sunburg crash SUNBURG—Dustin J. Lundberg, 31, of Benson was injured Sunday morning in a one-vehicle crash. Lundberg was taken by Sunburg Ambulance to Rice Memorial Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries,...
August 1, 2016 - 12:01am
July 31, 2016
U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman visits region
WILLMAR—When he works on the federal 2018 Farm Bill, U.S. Rep. Mike Conaway says he will be thinking about moms on food stamps and how...
July 31, 2016 - 6:50pm
Benson man injured in one-vehicle crash
SUNBURG -- Dustin J. Lundberg, 31, of Benson was injured Sunday morning in a one-vehicle crash. Lundberg was taken by Sunburg Ambulance to Rice...
July 31, 2016 - 10:11am
July 27, 2016
Records published July 27
This is the records summary for July 27. Robbery
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
July 26, 2016
Records published July 26
This is the records summary for July 26. Paynesville woman injured in crash BELGRADE—A Paynesville woman and two others were injured in a two-vehicle crash Monday morning. The State Patrol says Amy J. Gaebe, 41, was transported to Glacial Ridge Hospital in Glenwood after the...
July 26, 2016 - 2:00am
July 25, 2016
Records published July 25
This is the records summary for July 25. Criminal damage to property SPICER—A resident on the 12000 block of North Shore Drive in Spicer reported damage to his vehicle and boat. Around 10 a.m. Sunday, he told the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office that both were egged sometime...
July 25, 2016 - 12:07am
July 18, 2016
High winds, possible tornado, cause major damage in Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS—The city of Granite Falls was cleaning up Sunday after a major storm moved through the area Saturday night. There was massive...
July 18, 2016 - 12:31am
July 15, 2016
Records published July 15
This is the records summary for July 15. Theft by swindle WILLMAR—Just before 4 p.m. Wednesday, police arrested a woman at Walmart at 700 19th Ave. S.E.. She was cited for theft by swindle. Suspicious person report WILLMAR—Police received a suspicious person report...
July 15, 2016 - 12:00am
July 8, 2016
Many steps remain to complete Central Community Transit merger by Aug. 1
WILLMAR—With less than a month to go before the merger of Central Community Transit and Meeker Public Transit, work is ongoing behind the scenes to formally bring the two organizations together. The merger, which becomes official Aug. 1, is expected to be seamless for riders....
July 8, 2016 - 12:11am
July 7, 2016
Storm damages crops in region
BENSON—As the first big storm of the summer ripped through Minnesota on Tuesday, residents are left to pick up the pieces. The National...
July 7, 2016 - 12:52am
July 5, 2016
Records published July 5
This is the records summary for July 5. Man burned in brush fire near Paynesville PAYNESVILLE—A 42-year-old man was seriously burned in a brush fire Friday night in rural Paynesville. The incident was reported to the Stearns County Sheriff's Office at 8:14 p.m. Friday on Old...
July 5, 2016 - 12:00am
June 13, 2016
Records published June 13
This is the records summary for June 13. Two injured when motorcycle hits deer in Pope County GLENWOOD — Two people were injured Saturday afternoon when a motorcycle collided with a deer on Minnesota Highway 104 near Pope County Road 8 in southern Pope County. Rodney E. Stubbs,...
June 13, 2016 - 12:00am