Records published May 12, 2021

The Tribune publishes Records as part of its obligation to inform readers about the business of public institutions and to serve as a keeper of the local historical record. All items are written by Tribune staff members based on information contained in public documents from the state court system and from law enforcement agencies. It is the Tribune’s policy that this column contain a complete record. Requests for items to be withheld will not be granted.

Police Lights.jpg

For previous reports, see: RECORDS

DWI arrest

WILLMAR — A 61-year-old woman was arrested for driving while impaired Monday afternoon on the 1500 block of First Street North.

As of Tuesday afternoon, she was in custody in the Kandiyohi County jail facing multiple charges including refusing to submit to a chemical test, driving while impaired, open bottle and driving without a valid license.

Stolen vehicle recovered

WILLMAR — A previously stolen van was found Tuesday morning in the back parking lot of a business on the 900 block of First Street South.


KANDIYOHI — A catalytic converter was reported stolen Tuesday afternoon off a car in a garage on the 300 block of Fifth Street North.


Skaters told to move along

WILLMAR — The yardmaster at the BNSF railyard reported a handful of youths on skateboards were jumping off trains Monday night near the intersection of Lakeland Drive and High Avenue Northeast.

According to the report, the skateboarders were very cooperative and left after speaking with police.

Court upholds loss of driver's license for Kandiyohi County defendant who failed interlock-ignition test

WILLMAR — The Minnesota Court of Appeals has upheld the suspension of the driver’s license of a defendant in Kandiyohi County who failed an interlock-ignition device test.

Read more about the story here.

Teen charged in connection to murder of Moorhead taxi driver

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Prosecutors have announced charges against a 17-year-old girl they say was involved in several robberies, including one that led to the fatal shooting of a taxi driver in Moorhead.

Read more about the story here.

Man killed in head-on collision in Cass County

HACKENSACK, Minn. — A Hackensack, Minn., man died at 5:52 p.m., Friday, May 7, after his truck crossed the centerline and struck an oncoming vehicle on Highway 210 in Cass County.

Read more about the story here.

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.