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  • crash investigation

    A head-on crash west of Rockford this morning (Tuesday) injured two drivers. 18-year-old Carrie Nesensen of Loretto was taken to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. The State Patrol …

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    02 Dec 14
  • Spears Bail Set

    (KWLM/Willmar)  Bail has been set at $100,000 for a Willmar man accused of stabbing another Willmar man at a home in southeast Willmar last week. KWLM reports 19-year-old Sonny Spears made his 1st Appearance in …

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    02 Dec 14
  • Knutson

    WILLMAR, Minn. – Lindsey Knutson is now serving as the new planning director for the Minnesota Department of Transportation, District 8, which encompasses a 12 county area in southwest Minnesota. Knutson most recently served as …

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    01 Dec 14
  • Chief Carlson

    The Lester Prairie Police Chief is among more than two dozen Minnesota police chiefs to receive certification as a Master Practitioner. According to the Minnesota Chiefs Of Police Association, it’s the highest certification level in …

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    01 Dec 14
  • Fatal Crash

    A Monticello woman died in a two-vehicle crash Saturday morning on Highway 23 near Interstate 94 in Stearns County. She’s identified as 19-year-old Megan Lehner. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, she was a passenger …

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    01 Dec 14
  • Schroeder

    NEW ULM, Minn. (AP) — Searchers have discovered the body of a New Ulm woman who had been missing for five days. The Mankato Free Press reports that 51-year-old Karen Schroeder left her home on …

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    01 Dec 14
  • school threat

    EXCELSIOR, Minn. (AP) — A seventh-grader at Minnetonka Middle School West in Excelsior is facing a felony charge of making terroristic threats. KSTP-TV reports the principal sent out an email Thursday saying the parent of …

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    29 Nov 14
  • crash investigation

    A Hutchinson husband and wife were injured in a one-vehicle crash Friday evening. 55-year-old Karen Woelfel and 56-year-old Douglas Woelfel were taken to Glencoe Regional Health Services for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. The State …

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    29 Nov 14