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 Onesimo Juarez Jr., 59, Willmar, fifth-degree assault, July 26. Robert Craig Starz, 66, Richmond, theft by swindle, Dec. 28, 2015 Angel Domingo Conde, 27, Willmar, first-degree burglary, April 1 Tyrone Leronard Jefferson Jr., residence unknown, false imprisonment, Dec. 24, 2015 Alfredo Luna Jr., 20, Willmar, second-degree assault, Oct. 23, 2015
NEW LONDON – A driver of an electric bike, Brandon Baker, 24, New London, was injured when his bike hit a Chevy pick up around 6:51 a.m. Tuesday at 1st Avenue Northwest and Highway 9 in New London.
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton, who fainted Monday night during his State of the State speech, revealed Tuesday, Jan. 24, that he was diagnosed with prostate cancer.
NEW LONDON - A bicyclist and truck collided around 6:45 a.m. morning in New London. The collision occured at th Intersection of First Avenue North and state Highway 9, which is Main Street in New London. The truck involves belongs to Oak Ridge Construction of New London. The individual on the bike ran away from the scene. Kandiyohi County Sheriff's deputies were looking for him.
WILLMAR — The West Central Tribune welcomes Rachel Lawton as a multimedia specialist. A graduate of Willmar Senior High School, Lawton earned her bachelor's degree from North Dakota State University in sports management. Lawton previously worked for the Willmar Stingers Baseball organization as the team's hospitality and event management coordinator. She was also the merchandising and marketing intern for the Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks baseball organization.
LITCHFIELD — Patty Rick will be assisting Christianson PLLP's Litchfield location during the busy tax season as seasonal front desk support. She will help with scheduling tax appointments, greeting clients, preparing documents and other office tasks. Rick has 15 years experience, having worked with Meeker Memorial Hospital as an admitting assistant and with Patten Chiropractic Center as a receptionist.
WILLMAR — Dr. Jeffrey Fischer of Fischer Laser Eye Center has extended his certification with the American Board of Ophthalmology for another 10 years. He successfully completed the Demonstration of Ophthalmic Cognitive Knowledge exam, illustrating his continuing knowledge of ophthalmology and renewing his maintenance of certification. This is one of the highest honors available from the American Board of Ophthalmology.
WILLMAR — Smart Style stylist Katie Garin has relocated to the Willmar Smart Style, located inside the Willmar Walmart. Garin has over a year experience and previously worked at the Smart Style in Brainerd.
MELROSE — The University of Minnesota Extension is holding a labor management workshop at the Melrose City Center in February and March. The workshop, "Leadership for Successful Employment Management," will be taught in four sessions by Betty Berning, Extension educator, and Bob Milligan, professor emeritus. Minnesota Dairy Initiatives is a collaborator of the workshop.
MARSHALL — All employers and business owners must file tax forms W-2, W-3 and 1099-MISC by Jan. 31 for the 2016 tax year. These changes were made in the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act which was signed into law in December 2015.