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Park Rapids Enterprise
Area liquor stores hold their own
New rural agenda being prepared
Treats for a young whitetail buck
Meth use, winter cold led to Mahnomen men’s deaths
Council member, killed after chase, described by mayor as 'conscientious and focused'
Green Wave shuts down Panthers
Baumgartner claims title at Big Bear meet
Baxter caps Panthers’ dual wins
Brand’s hat trick rallies Panthers by KC
Nevis boys use strong second halves to pick up pair of section victories
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Akeley center is thriving
Ely entrepreneur to offer beer runs to ice houses
Basic Business Cents: Developing your marketing strategy: who uses your output?
New owners take over Iron Horse Bar and Grill in Nevis
BUSINESS: The 'Who's on First?' routine that isn't funny; Several restaurants have come and gone at iconic First Street building
Volunteers enjoy Christmas Day work
Hillenbrand’s biography of war hero is unforgettable
Unique New Year’s traditions from around the world
Santa Claus came to town
Community fish house ready to use
DNR hoping 1,000 pounds of potash adds up to a victory against zebra mussel threat
Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow
Elk citation in front of TV cameraman angers Minnesota hunter
Committee trying to help move Heartland Trail along
Letter: Safety critically important to all
Letter: Thanks for generosity during holidays
Editorial: 1 step forward, 2 steps back
Letter: The time has come for double-walled pipe
Letter: Recipe for a successful benefit
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2 Minnesota deaths blamed on tainted caramel apples
Burlap transformed into a thing of beauty
Homemakers’ cookbook celebrates 50 years without printing a new edition
June 26, 2014
Officers enter home in Willmar to apprehend stabbing suspect
WILLMAR, Minn. — Law enforcement officers have entered the home in Willmar to apprehend a 19-year-old man suspected of stabbing a woman this morning at the home. According to Willmar Police Chief Jim Felt, a 64-year-old woman was stabbed just after 8 a.m. this morning and...
news / region
June 26, 2014 - 12:36pm
August 5, 2013
Hundreds remember Willmar, Minn., murder victim
WILLMAR -- An estimated 500 people attended the funeral Saturday at Redeemer Lutheran Church for Lila Mae Warwick, the 79-year-old woman murdered...
news / region
August 5, 2013 - 8:50am
June 16, 2011
Three escape serious injury following grisly crash near Willmar
A three-vehicle crash occurred around 2 p.m. Wednesday at the intersection of U.S. Highway 71 and County Road 29 north of Willmar. Paige Hakeneis,...
June 16, 2011 - 8:25am
January 15, 2010
Foul! Snowmobile charges into side of Willmar's bus
It could have had a tragic outcome, but only a snowmobile was destroyed and a bus load of basketball players were delayed getting home Friday night. The school bus carrying the Cardinals girls home after beating St.
January 15, 2010 - 7:45am
November 18, 2009
Blind man run over at busy Willmar intersection in critical condition
WILLMAR -- A 58-year-old Willmar man, who is blind, is in critical condition after he was run over by a vehicle and sustained chest injuries...
November 18, 2009 - 7:29am
November 17, 2009
Willmar man receives similar sentence to wife in $68,000 welfare fraud case
WILLMAR -- Ovidio Ochoa, 36, of Willmar, was sentenced Monday to a year and a day of stayed prison time, 10 years of probation, 90 days in the county jail and 2,080 hours of community service work on felony charges of aggravated forgery and wrongfully obtaining assistance. As part...
November 17, 2009 - 7:21am
August 18, 2009
Willmar man charged for threat to kidnap kids, prostitute them
A 29-year-old Willmar man made his first court appearance Monday on two felony first-degree witness tampering charges for allegedly threatening to kidnap a woman's daughters, take them to Mexico, get them hooked on drugs and prostitute them. The woman was scheduled to testify in...
August 18, 2009 - 6:40am
July 10, 2009
Willmar man sentenced to 12 years for raping 6-year-old
A 30-year-old Willmar man was sent to prison for 12 years for sexually assaulting a 6-year-old boy. Once his sentence is complete, Manuel De Jesus Diaz-Orellana will be de-ported to El Salvador. In May, a Kandiyohi County ju-ry found Diaz-Orellana guilty of a felony charge of criminal...
July 10, 2009 - 7:22am
June 16, 2009
Willmar man charged with sexual assault of 13-year-old
Jose Luis Zapeda-Caballero, also known as Carlos Antonio Nevarez-Lopez, 24, of Willmar made his first court appearance Monday on a felony charge of first-degree criminal sexual conduct with a person younger than 13. Zapeda-Caballero is accused of attempting to sexually assault a...
June 16, 2009 - 5:55am