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  • Brok Junkermeier

    Two of the three defendants in the murder of 79-year-old Lila Warwick of Willmar have been indicted on First Degree Murder charges. 19-year-old Brok Junkermeier is accused of strangling Warwick to death in her Willmar …

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    20 Sep 13
  • windy

    A motorist in Hutchinson was hit by a falling tree as he was driving on Jefferson Street this morning (Thursday). At just after 9:30 this morning, a tree was blown over and landed on Larry …

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    19 Sep 13
  • Ridgewater College Willmar Campus

    $20-million from the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) will go to help community and technical colleges in Minnesota develop and expand innovative training programs. The grants, announced today (Thursday), are part of the Trade Adjustment …

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    19 Sep 13
  • unemployment rate

    Minnesota employers added 12,200 jobs in August, pushing total jobs in the state over the pre-recessionary peak that was reached in February 2008, according to figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and …

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    19 Sep 13
  • court

    An Atwater man pleaded guilty and was sentenced Wednesday on a felony charge for driving while impaired for attempting to drive a vehicle while he was intoxicated in July. The West Central Tribune reports 58-year-old …

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    19 Sep 13
  • fire line do not cross

    The person found after the Willmar Fire Department responded to a house fire Tuesday morning has been identified as 91-year-old Frances Anderson of Willmar. Anderson was located when firefighters searched the residence at 1210 Willmar …

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    19 Sep 13
  • smoke from oven

    A 19-year-old Hutchinson woman was cited for underage consumption after the report of a fire at her residence Saturday. Hutchinson Police say they received a fire alarm call just before 8am Saturday from a resident …

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    18 Sep 13
  • Andrew Joseph Dikken

    A suspect has been arrested in a double homicide which took place in Granite Falls earlier this month. 28-year-old Andrew Joseph Dikken was taken into custody on Tuesday at about 3 p.m. Dikken was brought …

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    18 Sep 13