BLOOMINGTON — Kevin Christoffers, a Farm Bureau Financial Services agent, was recognized by the Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation as a member of the Elite Builders Club. The recognition took place during the Farm Bureau's annual meeting Nov. 17-19 in Bloomington. Christoffers has signed 62 new members this year. His offices are located in Dakota, Kandiyohi and Meeker counties.
This is the records summary for Nov. 29. 911 outage WILLMAR — 911 services were out of order for approximately an hour and a half Monday afternoon in both Kandiyohi and Meeker counties due to a telephone router issue.
UPDATED: 4 p.m. WILLMAR -- 911 services were out-of-order for approximately an hour and a half Monday afternoon in both Kandiyohi and Meeker Counties due to a telephone router issue...
This is the record summary for Nov. 28. Arrests WILLMAR — A 23-year-old man was arrested shortly after 1 a.m. Saturday after a traffic stop at Benson Avenue Southwest and 10th Street. He was arrested on suspicion of second-degree driving while under the influence, testing at .08 blood alcohol or higher within two hours of driving, open bottle, possession of 1.4 grams of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
The holiday season brings many special festivities. From family gatherings to school concerts and church programs, there are many events in which people may choose to participate. Listed are several concerts, festivals and other public activities set for the coming weeks. Today-Dec. 27
Marriage licenses Kandiyohi County Jerson Naun Gomez Alvarado, Willmar; Veronica Vela, Willmar Shirley Ann Schwarz, Appleton; Mitchell Wayne Tofte, Kerkhoven Gisel Elizabeth Siu Martinez, Willmar; Bo Allen Mondor, Willmar Roger...
This is the records summary for Nov. 26. Suspicious person WILLMAR — A male reportedly tried to grab a 16-year-old girl and pull her into a vehicle about noon Friday in the 600 block of Trott Avenue Southwest in Willmar.
WILLMAR — The Rev. Matthew Canion was installed as pastor of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Willmar this fall. Canion is originally from Iowa and attended the St. Louis Seminary with an interest in apologetics. In this field of study he continues to find ways to defend the Christian faith with the abundant evidence God left. He enjoys studying the areas of biology, geology, physics and medicine and how they intersect with theology.
This is the records summary for Nov. 23. Trailer detaches from truck, injuring two near Darwin DARWIN TOWNSHIP — A trailer detached from the hitch of a moving truck in Darwin Township while it traveled west on 250th Street, smashing into a van and causing a chain-reaction crash that injured the van's two passengers. The crash happened at 3:40 p.m. Monday near 643rd Avenue. According to the Meeker County Sheriff's Office, 74-year-old Luaine Weseman, of rural Litchfield, had been driving a 2016 Chevy Silverado with a trailer attached.