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100 deadliest days on Minnesota roads
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Nielsen 22nd at NCAA West prelims
Busker, Lakers head to postseason with win in Bemidji
Raider runners qualify for section track
Frazee wrestlers aid VFW with holiday flags at Oak Grove
Parsons, Lormis repeat all-conference performances
Honoring our heroes on Memorial Day
Column: Big winners, big losers
Turning back the pages
Ehnerts celebrate 50 years together
Yliniemi is UMC's Student Volunteer of the Year
Friends & Neighbors
Okeson named Director of Nursing for Emmanuel Nursing Home
Food waste is money down the drain
MN gas prices up two cents
DL Public Utilities earns Reliable Public Power Provider designation
Outlet Graphics has new graphic designer
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, other acts headed to Fargo later this year
Local chef publishes culinary memoir
Column: There's nothing quite like a fresh-grilled burger...
Country singers Dwight Yoakam, Mary Chapin Carpenter add Fargo Theatre shows
Victor M. Lindstrom
Dale Wayne Fagerlie
Marcella O. Jernberg
Florence I. Gilbertson
Neil L. Edwards
Sen. Amy Klobuchar column: Honoring our fallen heroes, by caring for those heroes still with us
Remember to look around at the hurting heros among us
Lynn Hummel column: Everybody needs a Bud
Letter: Bad time to cut opioid drug prevention program
Letter: More than just a three-day weekend
Blane Klemek column: Starlings and sparrows both play to win
Conditions prime for nice bass bite opening weekend
Getting squirrely: Be creative in keeping critters out of bird feeders
Walleye opener dubbed a 'big success'
Blane Klemek column: Minnesota wouldn't be the same without haunting call of the loon
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
December 21, 2013
Attorney seeks to suppress statement in Willmar murder case
WILLMAR, Minn. - The attorney for a teen charged in his grandmother’s killing wants a portion of the teen’s statements to law enforcement officers disallowed in his trial. Attorney Daniel Mohs argued Friday that the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension agents who questioned Robert...
December 21, 2013 - 10:30am
3 Willmar officers injured during arrest
WILLMAR, Minn. – Three Willmar police officers were treated for injuries suffered while arresting a 23-year-old man Thursday. A news release from police Capt. Jim Felt said officers went to a Willmar residence about 2:40 p.m. seeking a man wanted in Yellow Medicine County for...
December 21, 2013 - 9:30am
December 11, 2013
One of three teens pleads guilty in death of Willmar, Minn., grandmother
WILLMAR – One of three teens charged in the killing of a Willmar woman last summer has pleaded guilty. Devon Jenkins, 16, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Tuesday to a charge of unintentional second-degree murder for his role in the July 29 killing of Lila Warwick at her Willmar residence. Under...
December 11, 2013 - 8:44am
November 20, 2013
Willmar flag burner gets jail, probation
WILLMAR — A Willmar man was sentenced Tuesday to 90 days in jail, $2,000 in fines and a year of probation for burning two U.S. flags belonging to downtown Willmar businesses. Jeffrey James Ackerman, 40, was sentenced on two counts of fifth-degree arson by District Judge Michael...
November 20, 2013 - 8:19am
November 13, 2013
Prosecutors seek to try teen as adult in Willmar homicide
WILLMAR, Minn. — Prosecutors are seeking to try a 16-year-old Willmar boy as an adult for his alleged role in the killing of an elderly woman. Devon Jenkins will stand for an adult certification hearing Dec. 10 in the killing of Lila Warwick, 79. The hearing date was set Tuesday,...
November 13, 2013 - 4:00am
November 6, 2013
Woman sentenced for van theft
Melissa Ann Stands, 39, of Willmar was sentenced Oct. 30 in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of motor vehicle theft. According to court records, at about 4:30 a.m. on May 19 she was discovered inside a home on Bowling Avenue by the occupants, and shown the door....
November 6, 2013 - 11:00am
October 29, 2013
School bus hit in four-vehicle crash
WILLMAR, Minn. – Students on a Willmar school bus escaped injury Monday afternoon when the bus they were riding home from school was involved in a four-vehicle crash. The accident happened about 3:20 p.m. on 19th Avenue. The Willmar Police Department said the accident happened...
October 29, 2013 - 8:26am
October 18, 2013
Trial set for teen in Warwick murder case
WILLMAR, Minn. -- A jury trial for one of the three young men charged in the July 29 strangulation and stabbing death of an elderly woman is scheduled to begin March 25 in Kandiyohi County District Court. The trial for Brok Nathaniel Junkermeier, 19, of Willmar, is scheduled to...
October 18, 2013 - 10:00am
October 4, 2013
Life sentence upheld in sexual assault case
WILLMAR, Minn. - The state Supreme Court has upheld the life prison sentence of a Willmar man convicted of second-degree criminal sexual conduct. Jose Santoya Juarez, 54, was convicted and sentenced in 2011 for sexually assaulting a woman in July 2010 in an alley near the Willmar...
October 4, 2013 - 6:00am
September 24, 2013
Man must serve jail time, pay $61,000 for stealing from rural church
WILLMAR, Minn. - A Willmar man convicted of stealing from the rural church that employed him will serve 90 days in jail immediately and has been ordered to pay back more than $61,000. Paul Alton Hanson, 51, was sentenced Tuesday to 180 days in jail, a $300 fine and 10 years of...
September 24, 2013 - 9:44pm
September 20, 2013
2 teens indicted on first-degree murder charges in Willmar killing
WILLMAR, Minn. — Brok Nathaniel Junkermeier and Robert Innocencio Warwick have been indicted on first-degree murder charges in the July 29 strangulation and stabbing death of Warwick’s grandmother at her home on the outskirts of Willmar. The grand jury’s indictments were...
September 20, 2013 - 9:16am
August 30, 2013
Two accused of buying synthetic pot online
WILLMAR, Minn. – Two Willmar men are accused of ordering 2.87 pounds of synthetic marijuana in more than 300 ready-to-sell packets from an Internet site. Andrew Lee Gomez, 25, and Derek Bergen Ellingson, 23, made their first court appearances Wednesday on felony charges. They...
August 30, 2013 - 9:28am
August 26, 2013
Girl faces felony charge for mudding damage in Willmar
WILLMAR, Minn. -- A 17-year-old girl pleaded not guilty Monday to a felony first-degree property damage charge for allegedly causing more than $2,600 worth of damage while she and friends were mudding in a pickup truck last spring. According to court records, the cost to have the...
August 26, 2013 - 10:12pm
August 13, 2013
Release denied for 16-year-old charged in slaying of Willmar, Minn., woman
WILLMAR - The parents of 16-year-old Devon Jenkins sought Monday to have him released to their custody, saying he would be under close adult supervision and attend all scheduled court appearances. Eighth District Judge Michael Thompson denied the request, however, and ordered the...
August 13, 2013 - 8:11am
August 9, 2013
Teen faces felony charge, threatened to kill woman like “that old lady”
WILLMAR -- Juan Guillermo Carranza, 17, of Willmar, made his first appearance Thursday on a felony charge of terroristic threats for allegedly threatening Wednesday evening to kill a woman, and referenced the recent Kandiyohi County homicide in his threat. Carranza also faces a...
August 9, 2013 - 9:27am