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The day Curt Felt died
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Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
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CRP cap to rise in House version of 2018 federal Farm Bill
From sap to syrup
Public comment meeting on deer plan coming to Glenwood
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Mildred A. Schroeder
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Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
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County crafting buffer compliance rules
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September 25, 2017
Willmar man gets prison term for kidnapping estranged wife
WILLMAR, Minn. —Despite a request for leniency, a Willmar man convicted of kidnapping his estranged wife was sentenced Monday to more...
September 25, 2017 - 9:02pm
Manslaughter charges filed in central Minn. case where man was run over in farmyard
Manslaughter charges filed in central Minn. case where man was run over in farmyardOLIVIA, Minn. -- Nearly two months after the body of 59-year-old...
September 25, 2017 - 8:03pm
September 22, 2017
Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, September 21
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Thursday, September 21 Comp was delivering papers and saw a man in all black behind a building, Nelson. Trespassing...
September 22, 2017 - 1:31pm
September 19, 2017
UPDATE: Boyfriend with a record arrested in crash that killed University of St. Thomas student
MINNEAPOLIS — Minneapolis police have made an arrest in a Sunday crash in which a driver fled and left behind a passenger who died of her injuries....
September 19, 2017 - 8:49pm
Minn. motorcyclist in Panda suit ticketed by State Patrol
MINNETONKA, Minn. -- Halloween may be a month away, but the Minnesota State Patrol already has sent a message to motorists about operating vehicles...
September 19, 2017 - 8:34pm
September 18, 2017
Homeowner shoots at invader in northern Minnesota
BACKUS, Minn. —The Cass County Sheriff's Office is still looking for a person who was shot at while apparently attempting a home invasion in...
September 18, 2017 - 2:57pm
September 14, 2017
Drunken driver in Douglas County was four times over the limit
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office recently arrested a driver with a blood-alcohol concentration of 0.38 — more than four times the legal...
September 14, 2017 - 11:45am
September 8, 2017
Decision pending on reward in Jasmine Block case
The fate of the $7,000 reward for the safe return of Jasmine Block remains undetermined, as law enforcement and the Block family have not yet had time to discuss it. According to Alexandria Police Chief Rick Wyffels, the reward will be discussed in the coming weeks and the Block...
September 8, 2017 - 10:47am
September 7, 2017
Police say suspects moved around; farmers asked to look for evidence in girl's disappearance
Law enforcement officials are working to retrace the steps of the three men who are suspected of abducting and assaulting 15-year-old Jasmine...
September 7, 2017 - 4:04pm
Woman sentenced for theft at restaurant
A 37-year-old Alexandria woman was sentenced to 180 days in the Douglas County Jail after she pleaded guilty to a gross misdemeanor theft charge — taking money from AJ's Restaurant in Osakis. Kristy Ann Heuchert was initially charged with felony theft but that charge was dismissed...
September 7, 2017 - 6:28am
Manager accused of theft at Subway
A 44-year-old Osakis woman is accused of taking money from the Subway sandwich shop she was managing in Osakis. Nikki Colleen Gillespie was charged with felony theft in Douglas County District Court on Aug. 28. According to the criminal complaint, deposits from the store were missing...
September 7, 2017 - 5:50am
September 6, 2017
Minn. man accused of slamming into ex-girlfriend, new boyfriend on their bikes with his car
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. — Tremaine Michael Bucholz, 20, of Minneapolis, made his first appearance Tuesday in Chippewa County District Court in...
September 6, 2017 - 6:38pm
September 5, 2017
Minnesota sheriff seeking predatory sex offender
SEBEKA, Minn. -- A predatory sex offender is being sought by the Wadena County Sheriff’s office in northwest Minnesota. The offender, Timothy...
September 5, 2017 - 3:03pm
August 30, 2017
Detroit Lakes man accused of body-slamming puppy, breaking its leg
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — A Detroit Lakes man is accused of body slamming a 14-week-old puppy three or four times and breaking its leg after...
August 30, 2017 - 4:15pm
August 14, 2017
Nelson man arrested in sex sting
A 60-year-old Nelson man was charged with three felony counts of criminal sexual conduct involving a juvenile after a sting by the Pope County Sheriff's Office. Dean Lee Swerman was arrested by the Pope County Sheriff's Office on Aug. 11. According to authorities, Swerman "randomly...
August 14, 2017 - 6:00pm