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Records published Feb. 18, 2022

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Fire

HAWICK — A three-stall garage and its contents were destroyed in a fire Wednesday evening.

The New London Fire Department fought the fire at 23024 157th St. NE in Hawick.

Smoke and flames were visible from the exterior of the detached garage when firefighters arrived, according to a news release from the department.

Firefighters were at the scene for three hours, according to the release.

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The building and most of its contents were destroyed. The loss is estimated at $149,500.

Fraud

WILLMAR — A woman reported Thursday morning that someone had collected unemployment payments using her information.

Stowaway

WILLMAR — A woman reported that her rooster had stowed away underneath her vehicle when she drove to work. The rooster was caught, and the owner kept it in her vehicle until someone could pick it up and return it home.

Arrests

WILLMAR — A 46-year-old woman was arrested Thursday morning after a search warrant was served in the 300 block of 12th Street Northwest.

She was in the Kandiyohi County Jail as of Thursday afternoon, awaiting a court appearance on a drug possession charge.

WILLMAR — A 32-year-old man was arrested Friday morning during an eviction.

He was in the Kandiyohi County Jail as of Thursday afternoon, with a court appearance pending on a drug possession charge.

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