This is the records summary for July 29. Thefts WILLMAR — Someone drove a Bobcat off a work site in a theft reported Friday to Willmar police. The Bobcat had been parked in the 2000 block of Gorton Avenue Northwest. WILLMAR — A shop vacuum, jewelry and about $40 in change were taken in an apparent burglary and theft at a home in the 1100 block of 11th Avenue Southeast. The theft was reported Thursday to Willmar police.
This is the marriage licenses summary published for July 29. Kandiyohi County marriage licenses Geoffrey Jo Smith, Brandon, South Dakota, and Julie Amanda Munson, Cokato Maximino Barrera, Willmar, and Concepcion Marina Hurtado, Willmar Brian Anthony Skudlarek, Willmar, and Katelyn Noelle Konieczny, Willmar Joel Thomas Meyer, Willmar, and Shannon Marie Nielsen, Willmar Matt William Kaderlik, New London, and Sarah Marie Bundy, New London Jalen Isaiah Cabrera, Willmar, and Carolina Glavez, Willmar
A story published Thursday regarding the sentencing of Adam Raney in Yellow Medicine County District Court on a charge of criminal sexual conduct in the second degree should have stated that Raney entered an Alford plea. It is recorded as a guilty plea and results in conviction, but under an Alford plea, a defendant maintains his innocence but acknowledges the state's evidence is sufficient for a conviction.
This is the records summary for July 28. Thefts WILLMAR — A package was stolen from the doorsteps of a residence on the 700 block of Third Street Southeast in Willmar, its intended recipient reported Thursday. WILLMAR — A black utility trailer was taken from the 200 block of Benson Avenue Southwest, its owner reported Wednesday. Vehicle break-ins
This is the records summary for July 27. Theft WILLMAR — A red and black Swissgear backpack with a laptop computer and family Bible inside were taken from a vehicle in a driveway in the 700 block of 23rd Street Southeast. The theft was reported at about 1 p.m. Tuesday and had happened sometime overnight. Arrests
This is the records summary for July 26. Fire destroys home in Franklin FRANKLIN — A Renville County family is homeless after a fire destroyed their mobile home Monday. The fire was reported at 5:56 p.m. when the Sheriff's Office received a 911 call reporting a house on fire on the 41000 block of 660th Avenue, which is about three miles northeast of Franklin. The caller reported seeing flames coming out of the kitchen and said that both occupants were outside.
SHAKOPEE — Heidie Sloot has been named the district field manager for west central Minnesota by the Minnesota Corn Growers Association. Sloot's district includes the counties of Chippewa, Douglas, Kandiyohi, Meeker, Otter Tail, Grant, Pope, Renville, Stearns, Stevens, Swift, Todd and Traverse. As a field manager, Sloot continue the association's grassroots outreach to farmers, along with increasing support of the Minnesota Corn Research & Promotion Council, which manages the state's corn check-off.
This is the records summary for July 25. Two injured in Wabasha County crash ZUMBRO FALLS — Individuals from Kandiyohi and Cosmos were injured in a two-vehicle accident Sunday afternoon in Zumbro Falls in Wabasha County. According to the State Patrol, a 2008 Subaru Impreza driven by Taylor Charles Alsleben, 20, of Cosmos, was going west on Highway 60 and attempted to cross Highway 63 when it was struck by a 2014 Chrysler Town & Country minivan that had the right of way.
The following is a list of convictions in Kandiyohi County District Court for felony, gross misdemeanor and/or misdemeanor charges. The date listed is the date of the offense. Felony Sylvestre Solis, 28, Watertown, South Dakota, second-degree burglary, Jan. 24, 2016 Sylvestre Solis, 28, Watertown, South Dakota, theft, Jan. 24, 2016 Gross misdemeanor Luis Alberto Lopez, 32, Litchfield, driving while impaired, March 14
WILLMAR — A 60-year old male from Carthage, Missouri, has died after he was injured on a construction site job Friday afternoon near the Kandi Mall in Willmar, according to Willmar Police Chief Jim Felt. Felt reported the death Saturday morning. The Willmar Police Department and Willmar Ambulance were called to the construction site on the west side of Kandi Mall about 12:45 p.m. Friday after a report of a worker being injured.