ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

Records, Jan. 19

Theft WILLMAR -- A 47-inch television was stolen from a home in the 1900 block of Seventh Street Southwest. The theft was reported at 11:09 p.m. Thursday. WILLMAR -- A resident in the 200 block of Third Avenue Southeast reported Friday morning th...

Theft

WILLMAR -- A 47-inch television was stolen from a home in the 1900 block of Seventh Street Southwest. The theft was reported at 11:09 p.m. Thursday.

WILLMAR -- A resident in the 200 block of Third Avenue Southeast reported Friday morning that someone had broken into a home and stolen some belongings. A window screen had been torn. No information was available Friday about the items stolen.

Fire call

WILLMAR -- The Willmar Fire Department was called to a car fire in the parking lot at Evergreen Ridge Apartments at 1337 24th St. N.W. The fire was reported at 11:36 p.m. Thursday.

ADVERTISEMENT

Dog missing

NEW LONDON -- A black Labrador retriever was reported missing from the 6500 block of 161st Avenue Northeast, New London. The missing dog was reported to authorities Friday morning, and was believed to have been missing since sometime during the day on Wednesday.

Standoff

WILLMAR -- Willmar Police were involved in a brief standoff with a suicidal man Friday morning. The man was in a garage with a knife and with his car running on Seventh Avenue Northwest. Willmar Police and Willmar Ambulance responded to the scene. The man was persuaded to turn off the car and was out of the car within 20 minutes of officers' arrival. He was transported to Rice Memorial Hospital by ambulance.

What To Read Next
Mike Clemens, a farmer from Wimbledon, North Dakota, was literally (and figuratively) “blown away,” when his equipment shed collapsed under a snow load.
Volunteers lead lessons on infusing fibers with plant dyes and journaling scientific observations for youth in Crow Wing and Olmsted counties.
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission met on Jan. 5, 2023, to consider the application for Summit Carbon Solutions.
Qualified Minnesota farmers will receive dollar-for-dollar matching money to purchase farmland.