This is the records summary for Feb. 25. Hit-and-run ATWATER — A hit-and-run crash was reported around 8:50 a.m. Friday from the 18200 block of 158th Avenue Northeast in Atwater. A man told the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office that two mailboxes and a stop sign were hit. Drug arrest
This is the records summary for Feb. 24. Burglaries WILLMAR — Police received two reports Wednesday of apparent burglaries in southwest Willmar. The first was reported around 2:15 p.m. from the 1100 block of Grace Avenue Southwest. A man reported that his window had been kicked out, which he discovered after it was pointed out by a neighbor.
WILLMAR — The first-quarter operating profit for Jennie-O Turkey Store was down 25 percent even though the volume was up 22 percent and sales increased by 13 percent compared to the same time last year. The information was included in the first-quarter financial reports by Hormel Foods Corporation. "Earnings at Jennie-O Turkey Store declined compared to last year as turkey commodity prices were lower than we expected, " said Jim Snee, president and chief executive officer, in a news release.
WILLMAR — More than 60 local Diamond Edge Figure Skaters will present "Fire & Ice" at 7 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday at the Willmar Civic Center. Fire and ice are two of the world's most powerful expressions of nature and the skaters will highlight them with choreography, synchronized to fire and ice musical renditions. The show will have a lights-out number and highlight a talented guest skater who's an expert in artistic choreography, Izzi Gorowsky.
Figure skating show WILLMAR — Diamond Edge Figure Skating presents "Fire & Ice" at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, and 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26, at the Willmar Civic Center. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students when purchased in advance at Cash Wise Foods in Willmar. At the door, tickets are $12 for adults, $7 for students, and 3 and under are free with a paid adult. Sambusa Sunday WILLMAR — Sambusa Sunday will be from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, March 5, at Kennedy Elementary School in Willmar.
This is the records summary for Feb. 22 Juvenile arrested in high-speed chase WILLMAR — A seven-mile-long, high-speed chase Tuesday morning resulted in the arrest of a 17-year-old male. According to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office, the incident started at around 11:08 a.m. when agents of the CEE-VI Drug and Gang Task Force, along with agents from the Minnesota Department of Corrections Fugitive Apprehension Unit, were involved with a motor vehicle pursuit of the juvenile.
The following is a list of convictions in Kandiyohi County for felony, gross misdemeanor and/or misdemeanor charges. The date listed is the date of the offense. Felony James Lee Rooney, 30, Willmar, financial transaction card fraud, June 14, 2015 Maira Alejandra Fernandez, 28, Willmar, fifth-degree drug possession, Sept. 21, 2015 James Leslie Kruckman, 36, Howard Lake, offering a forged check, Jan. 15, 2016 Gross misdemeanor Edward Loftin Campbell Jr., 36, Kannapolis, N.C., driving while impaired, May 22
WILLMAR — Westberg Eischens staff accountant Crystal Vossen-Seiffert has earned her certified public accounting credentials. She recently passed her exam and completed the final requirements for the distinction. Vossen-Seiffert joined Westberg Eischens in 2015 as a staff accountant. She assists with auditing, compilation, review services and income tax return preparation. She and her husband live in Litchfield.
WILLMAR — Weichert Realtors - Tower Properties has welcomed Angela Paffrath to their team. Paffrath has been hired as a new agent and will work with customers to sell and purchase real estate. She has over 10 years experience in design, sales, marketing and accounting. Paffrath can execute transactions of personal residences, leases and agricultural land. She joins her husband, Justin Paffrath, in selling real estate using 3D tours, photography and drone imagery.
WILLMAR — Weichert Realtors - Tower Properties has welcomed new agent Jason Dowdey. Dowdey brings 12 years of sales and personal experience to the job. He will focus on home buying and selling.