Marriage licenses Kandiyohi County Daniel Lee DeGeest, New London, and Donna Lynn Harding, New London. Eugene Berger Nelson, Willmar, and Carol Ann Nelson, Willmar. Warren Richard Lagerquist, Spicer, and Jilleen Ann Aspelin, Spicer. Stephanie Marie Ohden, Raymond, and Nicholas Jay Slagter, Clara City.
This is the records summary for Dec. 1. Arrest WILLMAR — Five people were arrested Wednesday in Willmar in connection with a string of burglaries that occurred in Meeker County and the city of Litchfield. The arrests were made after law enforcement officers from the Meeker County Sheriff's Office, Litchfield Police Department, Willmar Police Department, Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office and the CEE-VI Drug and Gang Task Force executed a warrant Wednesday afternoon in the 400 block of Southwest 15th Avenue in Willmar.
This is the records summary for Nov. 29 Theft WILLMAR — A purse was reported stolen at 3:13 p.m. Monday from a business in the 700 block of 19th Avenue Southeast. Fraud WILLMAR — A counterfeit $20 bill was reported at 3:39 p.m. Monday in the 500 block of Willmar Avenue Southeast. WILLMAR — A woman in the 1400 block of Willmar Avenue Southeast filed a report at 11:33 a.m. Tuesday that someone had gained access to her bank account and had taken money. Crash
WILLMAR — Sojourn Counseling Group, a collaboration of mental health practitioners and professionals based in Willmar, has expanded its reach with additional offices in Benson and Redwood Falls. The group practice launched this summer includes Ellie Holbrook, Whitney Berg, Leann Corder, Brook Chase and Cathy Welker. The team members work with men, women and children in a wide range of mental health specialty areas including counseling psychology, marriage and family therapy, yoga, meditation and health and wellness.
ALEXANDRIA — Dr. Jefferson Brand, fellowship-trained sports medicine specialist, and certified athletic trainer and research coordinator Rich Hardy, of Heartland Orthopedic Specialists of Alexandria, have been published in the Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior. The duo's paper was titled "Relationship between Energy Drink Consumption and Nutrition Knowledge in Student-Athletes" and has become one of the most read articles in the journal.
WILLMAR — Matt Karlgaard has accepted a position as a sales representative with Rambow Inc. His duties will include expanding Rambow's reach to western Minnesota along with eastern South and North Dakota. Karlgaard is a graduate of Valley City State University in Valley City, North Dakota, with a degree in office management.
SPICER — Travis Aufderheide has been named the new executive director of Green Lake Lutheran Ministries, after being unanimously endorsed by the board of directors. Aufderheide will replace Loren Teig, who is stepping down at the end of December. Aufderheide has been the ministries' site director for the Green Lake site and has learned key leadership skills including program development, budget, finances and personnel management. He is also dedicated to outdoor ministries throughout the church. He will begin his new role Jan. 1.
WILLMAR — Employees at Jennie-O Turkey Store received bonuses last week, as the company distributed nearly $10 million in discretionary bonuses to all plant hourly, all farm hourly and weekly salaried employees. This averages about $1,500 per eligible employee, while those who have 10 or more years of service collected $2,000. About 6,300 employees in Minnesota and Wisconsin received the bonuses. The company said it is pleased to share the bonuses with employees who raise the turkeys and produce high-quality turkey products for consumers.
This is the records summary for Nov. 28. Man injured in rollover near Milan MILAN — A 20-year-old man was treated at the Chippewa County-Montevideo Hospital for injuries he suffered in a one-vehicle rollover at 4:15 a.m. Sunday on U.S. Highway 59 near Milan in Kragero Township of Chippewa County. Diosino Raphael, address not known, was driving a 2008 Dodge Avenger northbound on Highway 59 when it left the roadway to the right near milepost 61, entered the ditch and rolled, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
This is the records summary for Nov. 27. Fire destroys farm shed BLOMKEST — A Sunday morning fire destroyed a shed on a farm place located near the intersection of Kandiyohi County Roads 3 and 11 north of Svea.