Kandiyohi County Board offers administrator position to Kelsey Baker, current Swift County administrator
The Kandiyohi County Board interviewed the three finalists Tuesday for the county administrator position. In a unanimous vote they will offer the position to Kelsey Baker, the current county administrator of Swift County. Current Kandiyohi County administrator Larry Kleindl is set to retire in February.
Good Samaritan with pontoon rescues man after boat capsizes on Rice Lake near Paynesville, Minnesota
A news release from the Stearns County Sheriff's office said 66-year-old William Henrichs, of St. Cloud, was rescued from Rice Lake by another man with a pontoon after Henrichs' boat capsized Monday afternoon on Rice Lake. According to the release, "he was cold but otherwise uninjured."
Willmar man and woman arrested Monday after narcotics search yields pills believed to contain fentanyl
A 32-year-old Willmar man and 33-year-old Willmar woman were arrested Monday after CEE-VI Drug and Gang Task Force agents executed a narcotics search warrant at house in Willmar. According to the release, both face pending first-degree drug charges.
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A wind report is measured by an anemometer at a location free of obstructions at 10 meters (about 33 feet) above the ground.
Residents across the state emptied store shelves of water and household items, as schools and colleges in the Tampa area and northwest Florida canceled classes through at least Thursday. The approaching storm also forced NASA to roll its giant Artemis 1 moon rocket off its Cape Canaveral lauchpad after postponing the mission for a third time.
In a statement on Tuesday, the Democratic chairperson, Bennie Thompson, and Republican vice chairperson, Liz Cheney, did not announce a new date for the House of Representatives Select Committee's hearing.
Events planned this weekend at Eagle Lake Observatory
The Minnesota Department of Transportation is planning on investing more than $500 million into District 8, which includes Kandiyohi County and 11 other southwest Minnesota counties, over the next 10 years. This will include major projects on state Highway 23, state Highway 40 and U.S. Highway 71 in Kandiyohi County.
“Waterville friends of the murderer said he could drop five quail with as many shots, and the unarmed wardens had no chance at all," said a contemporaneous newspaper account of the encounter.
The disease, which is more common in colder climates, causes some areas of your body, to feel numb and cold and you may notice color changes in your skin in response to cold or stress.