Records published May 24, 2021

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WILLMAR — A 36-year-old man was arrested Friday evening on suspicion of driving while impaired on the Highway 71 and Highway 23 Northeast split.

According to the report, law enforcement received multiple driving complaint calls regarding the man.

A judge approved a search warrant for a blood draw and the man was taken to Carris Health — Rice Memorial Hospital. He was released pending the results of the blood draw.

WILLMAR — A 21-year-old woman was arrested on multiple charges Saturday morning during a traffic stop on the 1000 block of 19th Avenue Southwest.


As of Sunday afternoon, she was being held in the Kandiyohi County Jail on a felony fifth-degree drug possession charge and two misdemeanor driving while impaired charges.

WILLMAR — A 51-year-old man was arrested on a warrant Saturday morning on the 1400 block of First Street South.

As of Sunday afternoon, he was being held in the Kandiyohi County Jail on a misdemeanor pharmacy charge related to hypodermic syringes or needles.


PENNOCK — A vehicle was reported stolen Saturday night on the 100 block of First Street South.

It was also reported that four or five vehicles had also been gone through at the same address.

Benson man pleads guilty to downloading and disseminating child pornography

BENSON — A Benson man pleaded guilty Thursday to 18 felony counts regarding downloading and disseminating child pornography on various social media platforms.

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'You treated her like trash:' Minnesota man sentenced for killing, dismembering roommate

MOORHEAD, Minn. — A Moorhead man has been sentenced to 30 1/2 years in prison for killing and dismembering his roommate last year.


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2 dead, 8 injured in Minneapolis shooting

MINNEAPOLIS — Two people were killed and eight injured in an overnight shootout in downtown Minneapolis, according to police.

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Former St. Paul officer sentenced to 6 years in prison for excessive force

ST. PAUL — Former St. Paul police officer Brett Palkowitsch was sentenced to six years in federal prison Friday, May 21, for using excessive force when he repeatedly kicked a man he thought was a suspect as the man screamed in pain with a police dog clamped onto his leg.

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Boy killed in Moose Lake Township ATV rollover

MOOSE LAKE, Minn. — A boy was killed Friday evening, May 21, when the side-by-side all-terrain vehicle he was riding in rolled over on top of him in Moose Lake Township.

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Cass Lake man dies in suspected hit-and-run crash

CASS LAKE, Minn. -- A 27-year-old Cass Lake man died Thursday from what is suspected to be a hit-and-run vehicle crash in Hubbard County, according to a release from the Hubbard County Sheriff's Office.


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