This is the records summary for June 14. Hit and run crash WILLMAR — An 18-year-old Willmar man suffered minor injuries Monday when his bicycle was hit by a silver or gray SUV which left the scene. The crash was reported at 3:10 p.m. Monday at the intersection of Second Street and Kandiyohi Avenue Southwest, near Rice Park. Jesus Flores, 18, of Willmar, was thrown to the ground and injured when the vehicle struck his bicycle as he crossed Kandiyohi Avenue. The SUV was traveling west on Kandiyohi Avenue.
WILLMAR — Farmers who had crops damaged by wind and hail over the weekend can get free advice on replanting, crop recovery and crop insurance during a meeting Thursday afternoon in Pennock. The University of Minnesota Extension and the USDA Farm Service Agency of Kandiyohi County will host the informational meeting at 1:30 p.m. at the Pennock Community Center, 305 Dakota Ave. N.W., in Pennock. Dr. Seth Naeve, an extension soybean specialist, will discuss research data about soybean recovery and the planting of soybeans in June following hail.
This is the records summary for June 13, 2017. Thefts WILLMAR — A pair of vehicle break-ins were reported to Willmar Police Monday on the east side of town. Both incidents apparently happened during the overnight hours. Several items, including two folding knives, were taken from a vehicle parked in the 2000 block of Fourth Avenue Southeast.
This is the records summary for June 12. Two injured in crash WILLMAR — Two people were injured Saturday afternoon west of Willmar when their vehicle was struck by a semi that went through a stop sign. According to the State Patrol, Levi Bennett Peterson, 21, of Ringsted, Iowa, was driving a 2016 Peterbilt semi south on Kandiyohi County Road 7 when it went through the stop sign. The semi broadsided a 1997 Plymouth Voyager, driven by Humberto Castillo Cortez, 57, of Montevideo, that was going east on state Highway 40.
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This is the records summary for June 10. One hurt in Paynesville crash PAYNESVILLE — A 58 year-old Sartell man suffered what were described as non-life-threatening injuries in a one-vehicle accident at 10:42 a.m. Friday in Paynesville. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Donald Norbert Erkens was driving a 2012 Victory Road motorcycle on the East Business Highway 23 ramp to state Highway 23 in Paynesville at the time of the crash. He was transported to the Paynesville Hospital.
This is the records summary for June 9. Arrests WILLMAR — A routine traffic stop near Atwater Thursday morning resulted in an arrest and the recovery of a controlled substance along with a loaded handgun. While on routine patrol around 7 a.m. Thursday, a Kandiyohi County sheriff's deputy pulled over a vehicle for allegedly having a cracked windshield. A K-9 was brought to the scene to sniff the exterior of the vehicle and alerted to the possible presence of drugs.
The following is a list of convictions in Kandiyohi County District Court for felony, gross misdemeanor and/or misdemeanor charges. The date listed is the date of the offense. Felony Bryce Ryan Stender, 25, Harris, fifth-degree possession of drugs, June 28, 2015 McKenzie Michael Notch, 22, Montevideo, fifth-degree possession of drugs, Feb. 23, 2016 Barbara Jo Weis, 62, Willmar, driving while impaired, March 9, 2016 Barbara Jo Weis, 62, Willmar, driving while impaired, May 2, 2016
This is the records summary for June 8. Fire call WILLMAR — The Willmar Fire Department was called at 1:35 p.m. Tuesday with a report that clients were trying to start a fire in the back of a building on the 1200 block of Olena Avenue Southeast. Burglary WILLMAR — The lock was reported cut on a bike in a garage in the 300 block of 14th Street Southwest. A red BMX bike had been stolen the previous week, the owner reported on Tuesday evening.
WILLMAR — Cathy Hedlof has been promoted to the position of general manager at Central Minnesota Fabricating Inc., while Phil Schaefer has been promoted to sales manager. Both new jobs were effective June 1. Hedlof has worked at Central Minnesota Fabricating for 39 years. She has worked in accounting, scheduling and purchasing. She was named operations manager in 1996. In her new jobs she will oversee procurement, fabrication and shipping at the Willmar location.