Records published Jan. 12, 2022

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WILLMAR — A 22-year-old man was arrested Tuesday afternoon during a traffic stop near the intersection of Civic Center Drive and 23rd Street Northeast.

As of Tuesday afternoon, he was not listed as in custody in the Kandiyohi County Jail.

WILLMAR — A 50-year-old woman was arrested Tuesday morning during a traffic stop on the 1800 block of 19th Avenue Southwest.


As of Tuesday afternoon, she was listed as in custody in the Kandiyohi County Jail for charges related to driving while impaired.

NEW LONDON — A 20-year-old woman was arrested during execution of a search warrant Monday afternoon on the 19000 block of 65th Street Northeast.

As of Tuesday afternoon, she was listed as in custody in the Kandiyohi County Jail on a felony drug charge.


WILLMAR — A crash was reported Tuesday morning near the intersection of Highway 71 and 37th Avenue Northeast.

According to the report, the driver fell asleep, hit a guard rail and spun into a ditch.

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