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  1. Council tying-up ends on last year's street projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pipestone County Star

    ... Council, Dec. 3 meeting. Winter said they have documented where the contractor, Quam Construction Co., Inc. out of Willmar, was over on the substantial completion date. The contractor has counter-argued that they should be given some rain dates and ...

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  2. St. Cloud men sentenced for rape, manslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | St. Cloud Times

    ... about Stearns, Benton and Sherburne county criminal cases covered in the St. Cloud Times. Lazaro Domingo Diaz , 38, Willmar, pleaded guilty Dec. 10 to second-degree assault, violation of a domestic abuse no-contact order and first-degree assault. ...

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  3. Willard ZarnottRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Journal

    ... his wife, Mary Zarnott of Gaylord; children, Warren Zarnott of Winthrop, Judy Jayne of Chicago, IL, Wayne Zarnott of Willmar, Julie McNellis of Glencoe, Sharon Zarnott of Eden Prairie, and Michael Zarnott of Bowlingbrook, IL; 8 grandchildren; and 8 ...

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  4. Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | St. Cloud Times

    ... the same franchisee that runs the Sauk Rapids and Waite Park stores, Graves said. The franchisee's home office is in Willmar. Have a tip about business news in the St. Cloud area? Contact Anna at ahaecherl@stcloudtimes.com or 320-259-3662. Follow ...

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  5. Twin Cities man dies in two-vehicle crash near WillmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | Star Tribune

    The collision occurred about 3:50 p.m. Thursday in Green Lake Township, roughly 8 miles northeast of Willmar, according to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office. Joshua A. Torgeson, 42, of Shakopee, died at the scene, the intersection of County roads 9 and 127, the Sheriff's Office said.

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  6. Leaving the courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | Marshall Independent

    ... school bus crash. The trial was held in Kandiyohi County instead of Lyon County, and Bierman said she traveled to Willmar to work through the jury selection process. Bierman has also seen a lot of changes at the Lyon County courthouse in the past ...

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  7. Names released in fatal head-on crash in central MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    ... at 3:53 p.m. Thursday at the intersection of Kandiyohi County Roads 9 and 127 in Green Lake Township north of Willmar. According to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office, Torgeson was driving a 2018 Chevrolet utility truck east on County Road 127 ...

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  8. Prinsco closing HDPE pipe plant, cutting 33 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Plastics News

    Based in Willmar, Minn., the family-owned business serves the agricultural, storm water and residential markets with high density PE pipe. Polyethylene pipe producer Prinsco Inc. will close its manufacturing plant in Appleton, Wis., and cut 33 jobs as it moves production to other facilities.

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  9. Willmar man gets 3 years in prison for weapons stockpileRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Post-Bulletin

    A Willmar man who admitted that he illegally possessed a stockpile of weapons has been sentenced to three years in prison. According to court documents, authorities searched Monson's properties in January and found machine guns, pipe bombs, silencers, a large amount of ammunition and other weapons.

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  10. Lightning girls win 3 of 4 to open season19 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... The Northern Lakes girls hockey team has opened this season by winning three of its first four games - falling to Willmar 3-2 on Tuesday, Nov. 13, toppling Park Rapids 13-0 on Thursday, Nov. 15, edging Robbinsdale Armstrong/Cooper 2-1 on Friday, ...

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  11. Twin Cities-area man dies in central Minn. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    A 42-year-old Shakopee man was pronounced dead at the scene of a crash north of Willmar Thursday afternoon, Dec. 6. According to a news release from the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office, the man was driving eastbound on County Road 127 in a 2018 Chevrolet utility truck when the collision occurred at the intersection with County Road 9. The crash, reported at 3:53 p.m., occurred when the utility truck struck a 2007 Chevrolet Suburban driven by a 40-year-old New London woman. She was northbound on County Road 9. The woman was extricated from her vehicle and transported to Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar.

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  12. Holiday donations sought for military familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Jordan Independent

    ... have either active or veteran military status. Ambrose points out that one family with four children just arrived in Willmar, Minn. after a parent received a medical discharge from the U.S. Army. Currently the family is living in a relative's ...

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  13. December 5, 2018 ] Brute's Bleat by Harold Brutlag-December 5, 2018 ViewpointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Maple Lake Messenger

    ... toward Appleton rather than Granite Falls because of the humidity down there. It was still foggy when I got to Willmar, but it was getting better. I made my way to Appleton via Murdock planning to hunt a spot where I had seen pheasants before. I ...

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  14. Junior Hockey: North Stars edge Willmar 8-7 in OT21 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Simon Carson had a hat trick, including the winner in overtime, as the Breezy Point North Stars edged the Willmar WarHawks 8-7 in overtime Friday, Nov. 30. Jordan Linder, Keyman Kitchen and Jacob Berkowitz all scored for the North Stars in the first period as the game was tied 3-3.

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  15. December 3, 2018 -Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    John Christianson of Christianson PLLP at Willmar, Minn.,was one of the speakers on March 7 at the 111th Minnesota Grain & Feed annual meeting and trade show at the Mystic Lake Casino Hotel in Prior Lake, Minn.Photo taken March 7, 2018, at Prior Lake, Minn. Mikkel Pates / Agweek FARGO -- Financial stresses on farmers and grain elevators should make board members for agriculture-related cooperative more vigilant in their duties, experts say.

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  16. New Ulm has rare home-and-away series this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Journal

    ... (and Alexandria beats Milwaukee), New Ulm could find itself 10 points behind. Kolb said. "We have Granite twice, Willmar and then three games in the Showcase (Maine Wild, NAPHL Select and Wisconsin Whalers) and then Rochester and Breezy Point. By ...

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  17. Other EditorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Journal

    ... just how critical this legislation was and the damage the speaker's obstruction did. GOP Rep. Dave Baker, R-Willmar, sponsored the legislation in the House last year. His son died of an opioid overdose in 2011. GOP Sen. Julie Rosen, R-Vernon Center, ...

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  18. 4 things to avoid co-op financial woes: Boards can learn from Ashby, Minn., scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Financial stresses on farmers and grain elevators should make board members for agriculture-related cooperative more vigilant in their duties, experts say. A September 2018 grain elevator cooperative embezzlement scandal that cropped up at Ashby, Minn., and other instances of malfeasance should awaken companies to the challenges, says John O. Christianson, a certified public accountant and managing partner of Christianson PLLP, at Willmar, Minn.

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  19. Remains of soldier MIA from Korean War identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | Post-Bulletin

    ... OR IMPOSSIBLE. THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR MINNESOTA ARE AT 511MN.ORG, AND FOR WISCONSIN AT 511WI.GOV. && WILLMAR, Minn. (AP) - The remains of a Minnesota soldier was reported missing in action in North Korea 68 years ago have been identified. ...

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  20. Having a fun weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | Marshall Independent

    ... It was just a tad sweaty. We made plans to meet with my friend Michele and her husband Rich at the Wal-Mart in Willmar. Michele's sister and family live in New London. We get there at 2 p.m., and I have to admit I was just going to wander around ...

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