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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Benneth "Benny" Braseth
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
September 29, 2009
Guilty plea from Willmar woman charged with running over 3-month-old cousin
OLIVIA -- Nicolle Marie Mercedes Prechel, 31, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Monday to causing the death of a child and injuring the child's mother. Prechel...
September 29, 2009 - 10:48am
September 28, 2009
Willmar man jailed after crash injured 4
WILLMAR -- An 18-year-old Willmar man is in the county jail and faces charges of driving while impaired, criminal vehicular injury, reckless driving and driving without a Minnesota driver's license after he fled from the scene of a two-vehicle crash around 9 a.m. Sunday. Cesar Rodriguez,...
September 28, 2009 - 11:07am
September 27, 2009
Women charged for receiving 10 pounds of pot in the mail
WILLMAR -- Two Willmar women made their first court appearances Friday on drug charges for allegedly receiving more than 10 pounds of marijuana in the mail. Ana Patricia Gutierrez, 27, and Vanessa Marie Garza, 19, both face fifth-degree drug sale and possession charges. Unconditional...
September 27, 2009 - 12:00am
September 26, 2009
Cool summer means fewer pumpkins
WILLMAR -- Pie makers and jack-o'-lantern carvers may want to nab a pumpkin while they can. A cool summer in Minnesota, and much of the Midwest, could result in fewer pumpkins for sale this fall at farmers markets and retail outlets. "It was too cold of a summer. The heat wasn't...
September 26, 2009 - 1:02am
September 18, 2009
Willmar man charged for $68K in welfare fraud worked under false name
WILLMAR -- A 36-year-old Willmar man made his first court appearance Thursday on a felony charge of wrongfully obtaining assistance for allegedly...
September 18, 2009 - 8:24am
September 15, 2009
Minneapolis man to stand trial in Willmar homecoming incident
WILLMAR -- Thomas Albert Wagar, 25, of Minneapolis, will stand trial Dec. 10 for allegedly possessing stolen, military-issue night vision goggles...
September 15, 2009 - 12:24pm
September 10, 2009
76-year-old Pennock man charged for alleged molestation of a girl years ago
WILLMAR -- A 76-year-old Pennock man made his first court appearance Wednesday for allegedly molesting a young girl years ago. Harvey Alford...
September 10, 2009 - 9:37am
September 9, 2009
Paynesville man charged for allegedly attempting to run over partygoers
WILLMAR -- A 28-year-old Paynesville man made his first court appearance Tuesday on a felony charge of assault for allegedly attempting to run...
September 9, 2009 - 8:31am
August 27, 2009
19-year-old Willmar woman dies in U.S. Highway 71 crash
WILLMAR -- Jenna L. Van Buren, 19, of Willmar, died as a result of injuries sustained in a two-vehicle crash around 11 a.m. Wednesday along U.S. Highway 71 north of Willmar. Van Buren's grandmother, Marilyn Faber-Schafer, confirmed this morning that the young woman was taken to a...
August 27, 2009 - 10:06am
August 26, 2009
Minnesota licensing offices find themselves in red due to cuts
WILLMAR -- Every year, the offices that process driver's licenses, vehicle tabs, title transfers and boat licenses send about $1 billion to...
August 26, 2009 - 11:15am
August 18, 2009
Grove City man charged for alleged robbery of Willmar pharmacy
WILLMAR -- James Howard Stellman, 49, of Grove City, made his first appearance Monday on four felony charges for allegedly robbing the Willmar...
August 18, 2009 - 10:13am
Willmar man charged for threat to kidnap kids, prostitute them
WILLMAR -- A 29-year-old Willmar man made his first court appearance Monday on two felony first-degree witness tampering charges for allegedly...
August 18, 2009 - 10:04am
August 4, 2009
Teen charged with witness tampering in Willmar criminal sex case
WILLMAR -- A 16-year-old Willmar teen pleaded not guilty to felony first-degree witness tampering Friday for allegedly threatening a witness in the Jose Zapeda-Caballero case. Selvin Rolando Fernandez was released on his personal recognizance and ordered to have no contact with the...
August 4, 2009 - 11:59am
First-degree criminal sex charge against Willmar man dismissed
WILLMAR -- The first-degree criminal sexual conduct charge against a 24-year-old Willmar man has been dismissed in Kandiyohi County District Court. Judge Donald M. Spilseth has ordered that there were not sufficient facts to support the first-degree charge against Jose Luis Zapeda-Caballero,...
August 4, 2009 - 11:58am
July 31, 2009
Twin Cities man gets jail time for stealing money from benefit for dying friend
WILLMAR -- A Twin Cities man was sentenced Thursday to 13 months of stayed prison time, five years of probation, 120 days in the county jail...
July 31, 2009 - 10:11am