This is the records summary for Dec. 13. Traffic stop leads to arrest WILLMAR — On Monday morning, a Willmar police officer stopped a vehicle driven by a 20-year-old man near the intersection of First Street and 37th Avenue North in Willmar. The man was arrested just before 10 a.m. for driving after revocation and no proof of insurance. Employee theft
This is the records summary for Dec. 12 Accident MELROSE — Three members of a Glenwood families were injured when the vehicle they were in was struck by a semi on an icy stretch of Interstate 94 in Stearns County. According to the State Patrol, Justin Hill, 31, of Fairfield, Indiana, was going east in the right lane of I-94 and then merged his 2016 Peterbilt semi into the left lane to avoid hitting a passenger car that had braked in front of him.
The City of Willmar Public Works Department has declared a snow emergency in the central business district beginning at 10 p.m. Sunday. The area affected will be from First to...
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This is the records summary for Dec. 9 House fire near Paynesville PAYNESVILLE — A seasonal home in rural Paynesville was destroyed by fire Thursday morning. According to the Stearns County Sheriff's Department, the fire was reported at 9:30 a.m. in the 29000 block of Crest Ridge Road. When deputies arrived the residence was fully engulfed in flames.
This is the records summary for Dec. 9. Theft WILLMAR — A woman on the 1900 block of Country Club Drive in Willmar reported the theft of money from a Girl Scout troop. The theft was reported to the Willmar Police Department around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday. Television theft
BLOOMINGTON — Several area cattlemen were elected to leadership roles in the Minnesota State Cattlemen's Association during the 2016 Minnesota Cattle Industry Convention last weekend in Bloomington. Jim Wulf, of Starbuck, was elected as the Cow/Calf Council Chairman and Grant Binford, of Luverne, was elected as the Feeder Council Chairman. The executive committee for 2017-2018 includes Krist Wollum, of Porter — president; Mike Landuyt, of Walnut Grove — president-elect; and Grant Breitkreutz, of Redwood Falls — vice president.
The popular KMS Marching Saints band is in Hawaii for the 75th anniversary observance of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. The band will represent Minnesota today at the official Dec. 7 observance on the USS Battleship Missouri Memorial. The students from the Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg School District will be part of a mass band that plays for the official observance. A live stream of the mass band is planned at
OLIVIA — Rep. Tim Miller, R-Prinsburg, will hold a listening session for concerns regarding rising health insurance premiums beginning at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 13, at the Renville County Government Services Center Building, 105 Fifth Street South, Room 116, Olivia. "Many of our neighbors are feeling financial pain thanks to skyrocketing health insurance costs, and I want to hear about their personal experiences and potential solutions," Miller said. "MNsure has done nothing to make health insurance more affordable, and we can no longer ignore this problem."
This is the records summary for Dec. 7. Kandiyohi man injured in New London crash NEW LONDON — An 83-year-old Kandiyohi man was transported early Tuesday to Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar after his vehicle was broadsided by a semi-truck on state Highway 23 in New London. Jack A. Skrukrud suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the 7:52 a.m. crash, the State Patrol said. Skrukrud's 1999 Chevy Suburban was T-boned by the semi as he turned onto Highway 23 from state Highway 9.