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WILLMAR — A burglary was reported Monday morning on the 1800 block of Bio Tech Avenue Northeast.


WILLMAR — A phone was reported stolen Monday morning from a residence on the 1000 block of Fourth Street Southwest.

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More than a dozen agencies search for missing swimmer Monday in presumed drowning in Big Kandiyohi Lake

LAKE LILLIAN — Over a dozen agencies continue to look for a missing swimmer Monday in a presumed drowning in Big Kandiyohi Lake, according to Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office Detective Sgt. Kent Bauman.

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Police investigating Sunday morning shooting in Redwood County

BELVIEW — Law enforcement is investigating the shooting of an adult male early Sunday morning at a residence south of Belview, according to a news release from the Redwood County Sheriff's Office.

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Willmar man accused of sending child pornography to juvenile relative

WILLMAR — A Willmar man made an initial appearance Wednesday in front of Eighth District Judge David Mennis for two felony child pornography charges.

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Rochester police say dice game led to fight, fatal shooting

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Rochester police said Monday morning, June 7, that the shooting death of a 28-year-old man followed a dice game that turned into a fight.

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Former owner of Buffalo Lake Biofuels charged with felony theft

BUFFALO LAKE — The protracted cleanup of the defunct Buffalo Lake Biofuels site in Buffalo Lake that was the source of frustration for the Renville County Board of Commissioners is now part of a criminal case against its former owner.

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Minnesota's tough new deadly force law gets second look

ST. PAUL — Just before the first major change in decades to Minnesota's use-of-deadly-force law took effect this March, hundreds of police officials gathered online to discuss its implementation.

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