Kandiyohi County Newswire

Kandiyohi County Newswire

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  1. Vermilion loon tally well above averageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Timberjay Newspapers Online

    ... the research found that loon density was less than one bird per 100 acres of lake surface, ahead of only Kandiyohi County in the southwestern corner of the loon range. Henderson said it isn't clear whether the lower productivity of the shield lakes ...

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  2. Relay for Life in Willmar Friday night...new this year: KnockerballRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | KWLM-AM Willmar

    The 23rd Annual Kandiyohi County Relay for Life takes place at the Willmar Middle School Track Friday night from 5 p.m. to midnight. The opening ceremony, emceed by Dan Schell and Sharon Kennedy of Lakeland Broadcasting starts at 6, the Luminaria Ceremony and Survivor Lap starts at 8:15 and the Closing Ceremony is at 1145 p.m. The event is a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society, and this year's Honorary Survivors are Schott Wubben of Willmar and Brenda Reynolds of Kandiyohi.

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  3. Looking Back-July 21, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... Stags by scores of 9-5 and 11-7. The DNR reports that 10 people were fined a total of $2,224 in McLeod and Kandiyohi county courts in April and May for taking game fish during the spring spawning period and taking fish before the season opener. Two ...

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  4. Man drowns while swimming in Minnesota lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | St. Cloud Times

    Man drowns while swimming in Minnesota lake 51-year-old man from Olivia drowned in Big Kandiyohi Lake Check out this story on sctimes.com: LAKE LILLIAN - A 51-year-old man from Olivia has drowned while swimming in a lake in west-central Minnesota. The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office says a possible drowning was reported Friday evening on Big Kandiyohi Lake in rural Lake Lillian.

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  5. Charges: Firefighter Seriously Hurt During Unauthorized Fireworks DisplayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | CBS Local

    ... unknowingly assisting with an unauthorized fireworks display. The injury occurred at KRA Speedway in the Kandiyohi County Fairgrounds in Wilmar on June 10, according to the county attorney's office. The criminal complaint says members of the Kandi ...

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  6. Nonprofit Criminally Charged after Firefighter Injured During Illegal Fireworks DisplayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | KSTP

    A Minnesota nonprofit that hosts automobile races has been criminally charged after a firefighter was seriously injured and had to undergo multiple surgeries during an illegal fire display last year. The incident happened June 10, 2015, at the KRA Speedway on the Kandiyohi County Fairgrounds.

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  7. 10 and 11-year-old boys found drowned in Minnesota lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... boys were missing, and called police. The parent then found one of the boys' shoes in Foot Lake, near the Kandiyohi County fairgrounds, around 7 p.m Tuesday night, the Willmar Police Department said. The boys were found later that evening in shallow ...

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  8. Drowning victims buried Wednesday afternoon in WillmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | KWLM-AM Willmar

    ... The boys were friends and drowned in 4-and-a-half-feet of water off the dock by the entrance to the Kandiyohi County Fairgrounds. Willmar Police Chief Jim Felt says neither boy knew how to swim. Felt says with summer here parents should talk to ...

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  9. 2 missing Minnesota boys found submerged in lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | TwinCities

    Two young boys who had been missing since going out to play after dinner were found dead hours later in a Minnesota lake, law enforcement officials said Wednesday. The bodies of Idris Hussein,10, and Ahmed Sahane Hashi, 11, were found at about 10 p.m. Tuesday, submerged in shallow water near the entrance to the Kandiyohi County Fairgrounds, Willmar Police Chief Jim Felt said.

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  10. 2 missing Minnesota boys found dead, submerged in lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Sahane Hashi , 11, were found at about 10 p.m. Tuesday, submerged in shallow water near the entrance to the Kandiyohi County Fairgrounds , Willmar Police Chief Jim Felt said. Emergency medical technicians tried to revive the boys, but they were ...

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  11. 2 Missing Boys Found In Willmar, Pronounced DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    Authorities say two young boys reported missing died after they were found in shallow water near the Kandiyohi County Fairgrounds. Willmar police say 10-year-old Idris Hussein and 11-year-old Ahmed Hashi went missing Tuesday night.

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  12. 2 Willmar boys drown in lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | KARE-TV Minneapolis

    Willmar Police say 10-year-old Idris Hussein and his 11-year-old friend Ahmed Hashi were reporting missing around 6 p.m. Crews from Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office, Kandiyohi County Rescue Squad and Willmar Ambulance Service immediately starting searching the area around the county fairgrounds.

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  13. 2 boys, ages 10 and 11, drown in Willmar lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Star Tribune

    The search for two boys in Willmar near the Kandiyohi County Fairgrounds ended after dark with the pair being found in the shallow water of a lake, both apparent drowning victims, authorities said Wednesday. Idris M. Hussein, age 10 and Ahmed Sahane Hashi, age 11, both of Willmar, were discovered shortly after 10 p.m. Tuesday underwater near the fairgrounds entrance, police said.

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  14. 2 Missing Willmar Boys Dead After Being Found In Nearby LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | CBS Local

    ... 11-year-old Ahmed Hashi, both of Willmar, were found submerged in shallow water near the entrance of the Kandiyohi County fairgrounds. One of the boys' parents told police her son and a friend had left a home near the fairgrounds and while searching ...

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  15. Willmar Police Searching For Two Missing 10-Year-Old BoysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | CBS Local

    ... to a Facebook post from Willmar Police, the two were last seen by the dock at the northeast entrance of the Kandiyohi County Fairgrounds. Idris Hussein is described as 4 feet tall, short black hair and was last seen wearing white boots, white long ...

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  16. Police Seize 1 3/4 Pounds Of Meth In Granite FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... 1 3/4 pounds of meth in a drug bust Thursday at a Granite Falls home. According to a press release from the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office, agents with the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) and Granite Falls Police officers executed ...

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  17. Man Dies In ATV Crash In Western MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    Authorities in western Minnesota say a 56-year-old man has died in an all-terrain vehicle crash. The Kandiyohi County sheriff's office got a call Saturday afternoon about an ATV with a man pinned underneath in a ditch in Colfax Township, north of Willmar.

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  18. MinnesotaBelgrade man dies in ATV crash near WillmarBelgrade man dies ...Read the original story

    Jun 19, 2016 | St. Cloud Times

    Belgrade man dies in ATV crash near Willmar Accident happened Saturday afternoon Check out this story on sctimes.com: The Kandiyohi County sheriff's office got a call Saturday afternoon about an ATV with a man pinned underneath in a ditch in Colfax Township, north of Willmar. Emergency medical services arrived, but the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

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  19. Man dies in ATV crash in western MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | The Hastings Tribune

    The Kandiyohi County sheriff's office got a call Saturday afternoon about an ATV with a man pinned underneath in a ditch in Colfax Township, north of Willmar.

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  20. ATV Rollover Crash In Kandiyohi County Leaves 1 DeadRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here to get the [...] According to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office, deputies received the call at 2:54 p.m. They responded to the scene on 240th Avenue Northwest near 12th ...

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