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St. Jude's Radiothon set for April 6-7 on local stations: BTD Manufacturing is challenging area businesses to match its contribution
Child sex charges pending for Bemidji middle school assistant principal
One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include syrup tasting contest
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
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Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Lakes Figure Skating Club ends season with success
Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Friday matters: Everyday reconciliation
Column: Experiencing Christianity abroad
Column: Drinking in the joy of life
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Food and fellowship: The Refuge continues to host free, weekly suppers
Friends & Neighbors
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Lynn Hummel column: The top 15 lessons in the school of life
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
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'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
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