A puppet show based on "The Lorax" by Dr. Seuss was held Thursday at at Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center. The special event was part of the final week of...
The official poster art for this year's Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! was unveiled Thursday at The Barn Theatre in Willmar. Sandra Schlagel was on hand to display her quilt, ahead...
This is the records summary for Aug. 4. Indecent exposure WILLMAR—A woman on the 300 block of 23rd Street Southeast reported indecent exposure to police Tuesday. In her call to the Willmar Police Department around 7:15 p.m., she said her neighbor was outside on his deck, had exposed himself and was yelling at her. Arrest
WILLMAR — Lakeland Drive Northeast has reopened to traffic from Litchfield Avenue to the BNSF Railway crossing. The street had been closed for water main improvements. Both the northbound and southbound lanes reopened Wednesday evening, according to a news release from the city of Willmar. Motorists are advised of gravel trench areas, however. The contractor for the improvements is Duininck Inc. of Prinsburg. Milling and paving is scheduled to be completed by Aug. 31.
WILLMAR— On Aug. 15, the Kandiyohi County Area Family YMCA and Willmar Community Education and Recreation are hosting three sessions of a basic water safety course at teh Dorothy Olson...
'Those Crazy Ladies in the House on the Corner' The Little Theatre presents "Those Crazy Ladies in the House on the Corner" at 7 p.m. tonight through Saturday and Aug. 11-13. What do you do when you have three geriatric sisters as patients and all they want to do is sit at home and talk to one another all at the same time? You move another person in with them. At least, that's what Doc Lomax, played by Steve Gralish, does when he has a new nurse needing a place to live; a nurse with a secret, that is.
This is the records summary for Aug. 3. 911 outage WILLMAR—Authorities said 911 emergency service was briefly out of order in both Kandiyohi and Meeker counties Tuesday morning. Residents in Kandiyohi County received an automated alert from the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office about the outage via email, text message and phone call just after 9:30 a.m. Tuesday. Those in need of emergency service were directed to call 320-235-1260, the office stated in the alert.
This is the records summary for Aug. 2. Driver in chase crashes into house WILLMAR—No injuries were reported after a drunken high-speed chase early Saturday when a driver crashed into a cable box and a house near Fourth Street and Johanna Avenue Southeast in Willmar.
WILLMAR—Filing opens today for four seats on the Willmar School Board. The filing period will run from today through Aug. 16 for elections in which there is no primary election. Many school district and small city elections are in that category. Election Day is Nov. 8.
This is the records summary for Aug. 1 Benson man injured in Sunburg crash SUNBURG—Dustin J. Lundberg, 31, of Benson was injured Sunday morning in a one-vehicle crash. Lundberg was taken by Sunburg Ambulance to Rice Memorial Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries, according to a report from the Minnesota State Patrol. Lundberg was injured when the vehicle he was driving went off Highway 9 in Sunburg shortly after 6 a.m. He was wearing a seatbelt, according to the report. Theft