Kandiyohi County Newswire

Kandiyohi County Newswire

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  1. Patrol: 1 Dead, 8 Injured After Broadside Crash In Kandiyohi Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... Officials say one person died and eight others were injured late Saturday night after two cars collided in Kandiyohi County. The State Patrol said the crash happened just before 11 p.m. at the intersection of Highway 12 and County Road 7, northwest ...

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  2. Fees and finances part of landfill discussionRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Marshall Independent

    ... have fees comparable to other landfills in the region, Doran said. Fees at landfills in Renville, County, Kandiyohi County and Cottonwood County are all at $50 a ton or higher. Advisory board members voted to approve setting the 2016 tipping fee at ...

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  3. Minnesota's pension funds continued to pay benefits to dozens after their deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | TwinCities

    ... Ferguson's case, her daughter, Kathleen Giesel, was cashing her dead mother's pension checks, according to Kandiyohi County court records. The amount totaled more than $22,000. Giesel, who could not be reached for comment, pleaded guilty to theft ...

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  4. Tornadoes Touch Down In West-Central MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | CBS Local

    ... [...] The National Weather Service says a storm chaser reported a brief tornado touchdown near Hawick in Kandiyohi County about 6 p.m. Thursday. Two silos were damaged and the doors were blown off a pole barn near Taunton in Lincoln County. A barn ...

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  5. Tornadoes touch down in west-central Minnesota, but no one hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | TwinCities

    The National Weather Service says a storm chaser reported a brief tornado touchdown near Hawick in Kandiyohi County about 6 p.m. Thursday. Two silos were damaged and the doors were blown off a pole barn near Taunton in Lincoln County.

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  6. Two tornadoes hit Kandiyohi CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Star Tribune

    ... t after 6:30 p.m. The Weather Service said a storm chaser reported a brief tornado touchdown near Hawick in Kandiyohi County about 6 p.m. Thursday.

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  7. Pontoon flips northwest of Willmar, fatally trapping man underwaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | Star Tribune

    A pontoon flipped on a small west-central Minnesota lake, fatally trapping one of the three men who were aboard authorities said. The incident occurred about 8:45 a.m. Friday on the lake known as Golden Pond, located a half-mile east of Sunburg, according to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office.

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  8. Man Dies After Pontoon Flips on West Central Minn. LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KSTP

    A 76-year-old Clara City man died after he was trapped under a pontoon that flipped over on a Sundburg lake, according to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office. The incident happened at 8:46 a.m. Friday on the lake along Minnesota Highway 9 about a half mile east of Sunburg.

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  9. Man, 76, Drowns After Pontoon OverturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | CBS Local

    ... Clara City, Minnesota, man drowned Friday after his pontoon boat flipped over on a small lake in Kandiyohi County. Philip Leo Thissen was boating with friends Friday morning when the pontoon tipped over, trapping him underwater for about 20 minutes. ...

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  10. Minnesota poultry industry slowly coming back from bird flu lossesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... the nation's largest turkey producer, and about 10 percent of its annual production was lost to the flu. In Kandiyohi County, the state's leading turkey producing county, 40 farms were stricken. Stearns County, the state's second biggest turkey ...

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  11. Sheriff: Cyclist, 62, Struck & Killed By Car In Kandiyohi CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | CBS Local

    TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips [] 830 WCCO Welcome to News Radio 830 WCCO on CBSMinnesota.com! WCCO is part of CBS Radio, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country.

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  12. Bicyclist killed in Kandiyohi County collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | TwinCities

    Sheriff's officials say a bicyclist has been struck and killed by a motorist in Kandiyohi County, in west-central Minnesota.

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  13. Bicyclist killed in Kandiyohi County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Star Tribune

    Sheriff's deputies were called about 1 p.m. to the crash on County Road 29 east of 5th Street NW. in Lake Andrew Township, which is about 14 miles north of Willmar.

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  14. 1 Dead After Colliding With Tractor Trailer In Kandiyohi CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... here to get the [] MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - A woman is dead after her car collided with a tractor trailer in Kandiyohi County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Police say Judith Watcher, 72, was turning left onto Minnesota Highway 23 from ...

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  15. Authorities: Driver disobeys stop sign, kills couple in van near WillmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Star Tribune

    A pickup truck went through a stop sign at a rural intersection northwest of Willmar, Minn., and struck a minivan, killing the couple in the other vehicle, authorities said Monday. The crash occurred shortly after 9 p.m. Sunday at County Roads 1 and 27, about 4 miles north of Pennock, according to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office.

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  16. 2 killed in Kandiyohi County crashRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2015 | Marshall Independent

    Authorities say two people died and a third was injured when two vehicles collided about 9 p.m. Sunday at an intersection north of Pennock in Mamre Township. The driver of one of the vehicles was pronounced dead at the scene.

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  17. Minnesota Poultry Producers Struck By Avain Flu Have Agreements To Re-Stock Their FlocksRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2015 | Agri Marketing

    ... Health. It reported Thursday that 25 farms have restocking agreements in place. They include two farms in Kandiyohi County, seven in Stearns, five in Meeker and one in Lac qui Parle. There has no new infected flocks in Minnesota since June 5, the ...

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  18. Sheriff: Motorcyclist Killed In Kandiyohi County CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... late Sunday morning after losing control and crashing on a west central Minnesota road, according to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office. Authorities were called at about 11:20 a.m. to a intersection of County Road 4 and County Road 26 in Harrison ...

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  19. Minnesota prairie kid grows up to be a serial killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | City Pages

    ... bad dude. Or sometimes a human being is simply evil. By the time Hood was in his early teens and living in Kandiyohi County two hours northwest of the Twin Cities, he'd already established himself as trouble. He'd been arrested for criminal damage ...

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  20. Teenage killer in 1998 Minnesota case accused of slaying N.M. inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | TwinCities

    Convicted as a teenager in Minnesota's Kandiyohi County of murdering two people, Daniel Thomas Hood, 34, has been indicted in the killing of another inmate in a New Mexico correctional facility. Hood is charged with first-degree murder and possession of a deadly weapon or explosive by a prisoner, according to New Mexico court records.

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