Records published on Sept. 30, 2021

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WILLMAR — A 27-year-old man was arrested Wednesday morning for vehicle theft on the 2700 block of U.S. Highway 12 East.

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

WILLMAR — A 23-year-old man was arrested Tuesday evening on the 400 block of Lakeland Drive Southeast.

As of Wednesday afternoon, he was listed in custody on drug and assault charges in the Kandiyohi County Jail.


WILLMAR — A 22-year-old man was arrested Tuesday afternoon for a Scott County warrant on the 1100 block of Second Street Southeast.

As of Wednesday afternoon, he was listed in custody on a theft charge in the Kandiyohi County Jail.

Hutchinson man sentenced to 15 years for rural Grove City shooting death

HUTCHINSON — A Hutchinson man was sentenced Monday to 180 months, or 15 years, in prison for the February shooting death of a rural Grove City man.

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4 guns stolen in Superior, Wisconsin, have been linked to dozens of shootings

Police and experts have said gun thefts in neighboring states — along with straw purchases — are a source of the illegal guns that feed Chicago’s violence problem. The Chicago Tribune spent months examining hundreds of documents obtained through open records requests to outline and understand the fallout from just one such break-in.

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Amid attention on Gabby Petito case, Native American mother seeks justice

TAOS, N.M. (Reuters) — Pepita Redhair, a 27-year-old Navajo woman who dreamt of becoming an engineer and loved skateboarding, was last seen in March 2020 in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

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BOLD Superintendent Jim Menton reports there were no injuries when an electrical fire broke out at the Olivia school on Wednesday morning, and the evacuation went well. He is hopeful that classes can be resumed on schedule Thursday.
BOLD students are being moved to Cross of Calvary Church in Olivia and buses were to begin transporting them home this morning after a water leak in the pool area set off fire alarms.
"Wait Until Dark," a Barn Theatre production, will have four more shows at 7 p.m. Feb. 9-11 and 2 p.m. Feb. 12.
The Chippewa County Board will issue requests for proposals asking for construction or engineering firms to analyze how a former bank building in downtown Montevideo could be repurposed for county use.