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  • jury box

    Five more jurors were seated Wednesday in the Brok Junkermeier murder trial in Willmar, bringing the total to 10 chosen in two days of jury selection. The 19-year-old Junkermeier of Willmar is charged with first-degree …

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    27 Mar 14
  • Renville County Sheriff

    A vehicle stolen in Willmar was recovered in Renville County when authorities responded to a crash in which the vehicle struck a utility pole Tuesday morning. The Renville County Sheriff’s office says no one was injured, …

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    26 Mar 14
  • MidCountry Bank

    MidCountry Bank on Main Street in Hutchinson is asking the City Council to consider allowing them to build a three lane drive-thru behind their building. (click here to see proposal) The drive-thru would be in …

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    26 Mar 14
  • Brok Junkermeier

    Five jurors were seated Tuesday in the first day of the first-degree murder trial of Brok Junkermeier. The 19-year-old from Willmar is accused in the strangulation and stabbing death of 79-year-old Lila Warwick at her …

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    26 Mar 14
  • atv use

    Renville County will be opening its roads to most off-highway vehicles for recreational use. The West Central Tribune reports by a 3-2 vote, the county Board of Commissioners adopted an ordinance Tuesday that opens all …

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    26 Mar 14
  • ridgewater logo

    Students and staff have moved into the new Student Services building at Ridgewater College in Willmar and there are events taking place this week that provide a good opportunity for the public to see the …

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    25 Mar 14
  • court

    Jury selection is scheduled to begin today (Tuesday) in the first-degree murder trial of 19-year-old Brok Junkermeier. The Willmar teen is accused of murdering 79-year-old Lila Warwick in July 2013 at her home on the …

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    25 Mar 14
  • tax info

    The state Revenue Department is filling in the details about what taxpayers need to do in light of the new tax bill. If you haven’t already filed, officials are asking you to hold off until …

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    25 Mar 14