This is the records summary for Nov. 14. Early morning rollover BENSON — Addie Forbord, 18, of Benson, suffered non-life threatening injuries early Saturday morning when her SUV went into the east ditch on state Highway 29, south of 320th Street. The Minnesota State Patrol reported alcohol was detected in Forbord's system. According to the State Patrol, Forbord's 2009 Suburban struck an approach at around 4:39 a.m., vaulted across and landed, rolling at least twice before coming to a stop. Forbord was transported to St. Cloud Hospital.
ST. PAUL — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District; the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources; and the Upper Minnesota River Watershed District will celebrate the start of construction to build the Marsh Lake Ecosystem Restoration Project with a groundbreaking ceremony at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 21.
WILLMAR - A vehicle drove into the front display window of Vogel Diamond Paints in Willmar Sunday afternoon. Clean up and had already begun shortly after the crash. Vogel Diamond...
This is the records summary for Nov. 12. Criminal damage to property WILLMAR — At 10 a.m. Friday, a man reported that the Kandiyohi County Fairgrounds in Willmar had been torn up by cars and trucks driving through them. The man told the Willmar Police Department that unauthorized exhibition driving was occurring frequently there. A staff member of the Kandiyohi County Fair Association provided names and vehicles of possible suspects to police. Extra patrol was requested, and police advised the man of trespassing options.
A 49-year-old man died at the scene of a one-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon in Greenleaf Township. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office says Craig Lehmbecker, of Minnetonka, died in a rollover...
This is the records summary for Nov. 11. Drug arrests LITCHFIELD — A month-long Litchfield methamphetamine investigation came to a close Wednesday with the arrests of three people, CEE-VI Drug and Gang Task Force Commander Ross Ardoff announced Thursday. In a message to media, Ardoff said two Litchfield men, aged 62 and 46, and a Litchfield woman, 34, were arrested following several controlled sting operations.
"The Wall: A Pilgrimage," is a one-act drama telling the story of a family making the long trek to Washington, D.C., to see the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall and touch the name of their loved one. It's showing at 2 and 7:30 p.m. Friday at The Barn Theatre in downtown Willmar.
WILLMAR — Willmar Senior High School presents "Sister Act" at 7 p.m. today through Saturday, and 1 p.m. Sunday, at the high school theater. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students and are available online at www.willmar.k12.mn.us or in person at the Willmar CER office. "Sister Act" is about a Reno lounge singer named Deloris Van Carter, played by Emily Skalla, who witnesses her mobster boyfriend, Curtis, played by James Bakker, killing an employee.
This is the records summary for Nov. 10. Protester at the polls WILLMAR — On Tuesday, police received two reports of protesters outside Vinje Lutheran Church on the 1100 block of Willmar Avenue Southwest. Vinje was a polling place in Tuesday's election. The first was reported around 5 p.m. A man was standing outside the polling place with an anti-abortion sign. The man had reportedly been asked to leave, but was refusing to.
Newcomers unseated incumbents this year in at least four county board races in west central Minnesota. Voters in the area elected candidates to county board spots in seven counties. There were competitive races in most west central Minnesota counties. The following list was compiled with data from the Minnesota Secretary of State's website. The bolded candidates are those elected in contested races on Tuesday. Chippewa County District 3 Tim Christensen, 539 Dave Nordaune, incumbent, 700