Records published Nov. 25, 2021

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WILLMAR — A 25-year-old man was arrested Wednesday morning during a traffic stop near the intersection of 10th Street and High Avenue Northeast.

According to the report, police found drug paraphernalia on the vehicle floorboard and oxycontin as well as methamphetamine on the man.

He was arrested on drug charges.

As of Wednesday morning, the man was not listed as in custody in the Kandiyohi County Jail.


WILLMAR — A 26-year-old man was arrested for driving while impaired Tuesday evening during a traffic stop near the intersection of Atlantic Avenue and 10th Street Northwest.

As of Wednesday afternoon, the man was listed as in custody in the Kandiyohi County Jail awaiting formal charges related to the incident.

Willmar woman injured in two-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon near Hanley Falls

Ashley Marie Martinez, 30, of Willmar, suffered non-life-threatening injuries following a two-vehicle crash Tuesday near Hanley Falls and was transported to Avera Granite Falls Health Center.

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Montevideo man injured Tuesday night in one-vehicle crash near Montevideo

Timothy John Morseth, 59, of Montevideo, suffered non-life-threatening injuries after his vehicle rolled Tuesday night. He was transported by Montevideo Ambulance to the CCM Health emergency room in Montevideo.

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Troubled former Lakeville principal found dead in Crow Wing County jail

Christopher Jerome Endicott, 53, who was sentenced in 2019 to eight years in prison for identity theft, stalking and burglary, was found unresponsive in his cell in the Brainerd jail. Lifesaving measures were unsuccessful.

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Brayan Fabricio Galeas-Hernandez, 18, of Willmar, was sentenced in Kandiyohi County District Court to five years of supervised probation after serving 128 days in the Kandiyohi County Jail. Galeas-Hernandez was originally charged as a juvenile with two counts of assault. He pleaded guilty in adult court to an amended charge of felony threats of violence in September. All other charges in the case were dismissed.
A second-grade teacher at Benson's Northside Elementary School was arrested Friday by the Benson Police Department. Roger Ebnet is in jail pending a court appearance on an expected charge of second-degree criminal sexual conduct. The charge can involve a sexual assault on an adult or a minor.
The Wildcats of New London-Spicer won their second state football title in school history Saturday afternoon at US Bank Stadium after downing D-G-F 27-26 on Saturday, December 3, 2022, in Minneapolis.
Following the Truth-in-Taxation hearing Monday, the City Council is expected to approve the final 2023 tax levy of approximately $9.2 million and budget of approximately $55.7 million.