DANUBE — A three-year-old boy was injured in a two-vehicle crash Sunday afternoon in Danube. According to the State Patrol, a 2004 Ford F150 truck, driven by Francisco Tadeo Ciprian, 36, pulled out from Fourth Street onto U.S. Highway 212 and struck a 2011 GMC Acadia driven by David Duane Grund, 51, that was going west on Highway 212. A passenger in the truck, Francisco Adriel Cerda, 3, was taken to RC Hospital in Olivia with non-life-threatening injuries. Neither of the drivers or the three passengers in the Acadia were injured.
WILLMAR — A Willmar woman was injured in a two-car crash Sunday afternoon on U.S. Highway 12 and Benson Avenue. Roads were icy at the time of the accident, which was reported at 3:36 p.m. According to the State Patrol a 2007 Chevy Impala driven by Liban Abshir Dhore, 28, of Willmar, was going west on Highway 12 when he lost control of the vehicle, crossed the centerline and struck a 2013 Dodge van driven by Nimo Abdulahi Mohamed, 35, that was traveling east on Highway 12. Mohamed was taken to Rice Memorial Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
This is the records summary for March 13. Property damage WILLMAR — A vehicle was egged on the 100 block of Trott Avenue Southeast, a woman reported to the Willmar Police Department around 10:30 a.m. Saturday. The woman told police she believed the damage happened between 5 p.m. Friday and 1 a.m. Saturday. Warrant arrest WILLMAR — At 8:15 p.m. Saturday, Willmar Police arrested a 27-year-old man at the 1600 block of 7th Avenue Southeast on a warrant. The man was booked into the Kandiyohi County Jail.
WILLMAR — The Willmar School Board will meet at 4:30 p.m. Monday in the boardroom on the first floor of the Willmar Education and Arts Center, 611 Fifth St. S.W. The board plans to discuss its three-year board agenda and the 2017-18 school year calendar. An application will be considered for a grant that would help the district pay for classroom interventionists in math and reading. The board meeting will be shown on local public access cable 188 at noon and 9 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday and at 12:30 and 9:30 p.m. on Friday.
MINNEAPOLIS — Registration is now open for AIS Detectors, a new volunteer network and science-based training program launched by the Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center in partnership with University of Minnesota Extension.
LITCHFIELD — Area residents have an opportunity to provide input and learn about transportation improvements being planned in the region using federal funding. The Mid-Minnesota Development Commission later this month will hold its annual public informational meeting for the Area Transportation Partnership's 2018-2021 Area Transportation Improvement Program. The meeting is set for 10 a.m. Friday, March 24, in the Meeker County Courthouse, 325 Sibley Avenue North, in Litchfield.
This is the records summary for March 11. Driving while impaired arrest WILLMAR — At 3:45 a.m. Friday, the Willmar Police Department arrested a 40-year-old man after a traffic stop near the intersection of Highway 71 and Hawaii Street Northeast in Willmar. The man was booked into the Kandiyohi County Jail, facing multiple charges including second-degree driving while impaired and driving after revocation. Kandiyohi County marriage licenses Arturo Sepulveda Covarrubias, Willmar; Roxana Vergara Arellano, Willmar
This is the records summary for March 10. Missing person found after search OLIVIA — A missing person report on the 1000 block of Maple Avenue West in Olivia spurred a multi-agency search Wednesday night before the man was located safe. According to a news release from the Olivia Police Department, police received report around 10 p.m. that an adult male had left his residence with his walker.
This is the records summary for March 9. Vehicle vandalism KANDIYOHI — Around 12:15 p.m. Tuesday, a man on the 100 block of Eighth Street South in Kandiyohi reported to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office that his vehicle had been egged Monday night. The man requested extra patrol in the area. Online scam
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson took his first title in the Minnesota Congressional Delegation Hotdish Off Wednesday. Peterson's "Right to Bear Arms Hotdish" took the honors at the seventh annual bipartisan cooking competition hosted each year by Sen. Al Franken. The Hotdish Off carries the motto, "working together to improve the lives of Minnesotans, one hotdish at a time." Peterson represents Minnesota's Seventh Congressional District, which includes west central Minnesota.