This is the records summary for Jan. 12. Weather-related incidents WILLMAR — The Willmar area was spared from the worst of a fresh round of snow overnight Wednesday, receiving only a light dusting of snow. Most roads were in acceptable winter driving conditions Thursday.
This is the records summary for Jan. 10. Ice rescue NEW LONDON — Two people escaped injury Tuesday afternoon when a four-wheeler and fish house broke through the ice on West Norway Lake, in northern Kandiyohi County. According to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office, the incident happened around 3:24 p.m. Tuesday when the individuals were attempting to transport a fish house over an ice heave and the ATV broke through the ice.
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 Demetrius Ramon Hart, 21, St. Paul, simple robbery, March 21 Anthony Peter Isais, 28, Willmar, domestic assault by strangulation, April 18 Robert Lee Minette, 31, Willmar, violate no-contact order, Sept. 4, 2016 Robert Lee Minette, 31, Willmar, violate no-contact order, Sept. 4, 2016 Gross misdemeanor
NEW LONDON – Two people escaped injury Tuesday afternoon when a four-wheeler and fish house broke through ice on West Norway Lake, in northern Kandiyohi County. According to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Department, the incident happened around 3:24 p.m. when the individuals were attempting to transport a fish house over an ice heave when the ATV broke through the ice.
SPICER — United Prairie Bank of Spicer announces that Deb Anderson Bergstrom will now be a mortgage banker, after having served previously as a personal banker. Bergstrom has 20 years of experience in the banking industry. She lives in Grove City with her husband. They have three children and five grandchildren.
WILLMAR — Rebecca Stein has opened Stein Upholstery in Willmar. The new business will specialize in fixing and recovering old, stained and ripped furniture. Stein, who grew up in an upholstery shop, worked for several years under Robert Heidecker at Heidecker Upholstery. In addition to upholstery work, Stein will also repair broken springs and replace old foam cushions with new foam. The store is located at 1017 Highway 12 E. in Willmar. The phone number is 320-262-3373.
WILLMAR — Nurse practitioner Stephanie Vogel has joined the family medicine team at ACMC-Willmar. She is a certified nurse practitioner with six years of experience and begins seeing patients this month. Vogel will be working with Drs. Gabrielle Vencel Olson and Emily McDevitt. Vogel earned her bachelor's in nursing from the University of Jamestown and graduated from Walden University with a master's in nursing. She grew up in Raymond and will be returning to the area.
This is the records summary for Jan. 9. Vehicle through the ice SPICER — A vehicle fell partially into Green Lake near a newly opened heave on the lake, the owner of the vehicle told law enforcement. The owner called law enforcement at 7:34 p.m. Sunday to report the incident. Everyone was able to get out of the vehicle and the owner said he would have it removed Monday morning. House moving
WILLMAR - A Kandiyohi County Jail inmate who died Sunday has been identified as George Edward Washington, 56, of Willmar. Sheriff Dan Hartog said Washington died after being found unresponsive Sunday afternoon. Hartog did not indicate why Washington was incarcerated at the time of his death and his name no longer appears on the jail roster. Correctional officers were conducting checks of the inmates when Washington shortly before 1:30 p.m. He was not breathing so correctional officers immediately began lifesaving measures, Hartog said.
This is the records summary for Jan. 8. Theft WILLMAR — The theft of a wallet containing an ID, medical cards and $870 in cash was reported Sunday to the Willmar Police Department. The theft was believed to have happened sometime between 5 and 11 p.m. Thursday at an address in the 400 block of 10th Street Northwest. Crash