The Willmar Public School District has released the following site and building maps of the new elementary school being built in Willmar. Click here for site maps . Click here for building plans . RELATED STORY:
This is the records summary for March 8. Man airlifted after fall KERKHOVEN — A man was airlifted to the hospital Monday after a silo stave fell 30 feet and hit him on the head on the 5400 block of 135th Street Northwest in rural Kerkhoven. He was unconscious immediately after the incident but was awake by the time emergency services arrived. Willmar Ambulance Service and the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office assisted on the scene. Crash
ST. PAUL — More than 28,500 roadway lights along Minnesota roads and bridges will be replaced with LED lights over the next four years. The conversion from traditional high-pressure sodium...
This is the records summary for March 7. Fight WILLMAR — The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office assisted the Willmar Police Department on a call to the 1300 block of First Street South in Willmar. A fight between six people had been reported at 8:27 p.m. Friday. Fight
APPLETON - PlaceBase Productions is looking for 50 to 100 local performers, musicians, artists, singers, puppeteers, volunteers, dancers and Appleton enthusiasts to help create an original, site-specific, walking theater production that will take place on and around Main Street in May 2016. Auditions and volunteer sign-up will be held from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, March 18 and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 19 at The ‘52 Wing Auditorium, East Ronning Avenue, Appleton.
A four-door Hyundai and a Chevy SUV each suffered front-end damage shortly before 10:30 a.m. Sunday in a two-car crash at the intersection of U.S. Highway 71 North and 37th Avenue N.E. in Willmar. Both vehicles ended up in the west ditch of the southbound lanes. Personnel from the Willmar Police Department, Willmar Fire Department, Willmar Ambulance, the Minnesota State Patrol and the Kandiyohi County Rescue Squad responded to the scene. No further information was available.
This is the records summary for March 5. Suspicious WILLMAR — A male on a bike, with bloody knuckles, was asked to leave the Country Inn in Willmar 4:55 p.m. Thursday by law enforcement after a request from staff. The man said he had a reservation, but staff said there wasn’t one. Trespassing
SUNBURG — Anyone with an interest in clean energy is welcome to learn about projects in the area during a networking event hosted by the West Central Clean Energy Resource Team. The free event is being held in the Sunburg Community Center from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. A free lunch will be provided to those registering by 10 a.m. Monday at wcsunburg.eventbrite.com or 612-626-0555.
This is the records summary for March 4. Threatening note NEW LONDON — A note was found just after noon Thursday in the New London-Spicer Middle School bathroom that prompted the response of Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Deputies. The note allegedly contained derogatory comments, and stated that the note writer had placed a bomb in the school. Staff did not know when the note was placed in the bathroom. Shoplifting
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 Francisco Eliserio, 48, Renville, second-degree drug sale or possession, Oct. 20, 2014 Nicole Faye Petersen, 32, Willmar, fifth-degree drug sale, May 13 Farah Hirsi Awale, 21, Faribault, motor vehicle theft, July 23 Mireya Fernandez-Magallon, 40, Willmar, aggravated forgery, Sept. 9