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NEW LONDON — Law enforcement responded to a call of threats of violence Tuesday afternoon at a school on the 100 block of Fourth Avenue Southwest.

According to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office, this is an ongoing investigation and they provided no further details.


WILLMAR — A fire was reported Monday night on the 3900 block of First Avenue West.

According to the report, several fire departments responded to a corn fire between a bunker and a shed at the property.


WILLMAR — A trailer was reported stolen Tuesday morning on the 2400 block of Gorton Avenue Northwest.

According to the report, a utility trailer was stolen from a cemetery between 6 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. Tuesday.

Disorderly conduct

WILLMAR — Law enforcement responded to a disorderly conduct call Monday afternoon on the 1100 block of Second Street Southeast.

According to the report, neighbors told law enforcement that a man had broken his apartment window and thrown a microwave out.

After the man refused to open the door for officers or his father, law enforcement left as he had calmed down and appeared to be OK.

Face coverings now required in all Minnesota court facilities

Under a new order, face coverings must be worn in courtrooms and public spaces in Minnesota court facilities. Individuals should talk to court staff immediately upon entry if they do not have access to a face covering or have a medical condition that prevents them from wearing one.

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Minnesota woman to serve prison time, pay restitution for $300,000 casino theft

The 33-year-old reportedly said she began embezzling the money out of desperation to pay for medical bills, but a prosecutor pointed to a lavish lifestyle funded by the scheme.

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UND student dies in Monday plane crash; university halts flight training

A University of North Dakota student suffered fatal injuries during a plane crash in Trail County on Monday, Oct. 18.

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He befriended his brother’s murderer. In each other, they found healing

The relationship would change each man, launching them on respective journeys of forgiveness and remorse — a journey Jimenez has largely taken without other members of his family.

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