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  1. Bird flu found in a top Minnesota turkey producing countyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Monterey County Herald

    ... Turkey Growers Association, Stearns County is the state's No. 2 turkey-producing county, behind only Kandiyohi County in western Minnesota, where the virus has not been reported. Stearns County is also one of the state's top chicken and egg ...

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  2. New London Student Offered Ride By StrangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | CBS Local

    ... the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here to get the [] MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office is concerned after a middle school student walking back from school in New London, Minnesota, was offered a ...

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  3. Eagan hires consultant to bring community vision into focusRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Star Tribune

    ... and a plan." Willmar city manager Charlene Stevens said the city joined with the local chamber of commerce, Kandiyohi County, the local school district and a major employer to finance the project. "Rebecca Ryan and her team bring a tremendous energy ...

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  4. 4-H Dairy Bowl Teams advance to stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Tri

    ... these are just two examples of the questions answered by Meeker County 4-H'ers, along with teammates from Kandiyohi County, as they participated in the regional Dairy Bowl Contest held Saturday, March 7, in Foley. Two senior teams and one junior ...

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  5. Sheriff: 21-Year-Old Killed In Kandiyohi County CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | CBS Local

    ... Click here to get the [] MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - A 21-year-old Sunburg man is dead after a rollover crash in Kandiyohi County Sunday morning, according to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office. Sheriff Dan Hartog says authorities were notified at 7:24 ...

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  6. Dead Woman's Float: How a Man Landed Behind Bars After His Wife's Mysterious DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | City Pages

    A bespectacled man with a long face and hair tinged red took the stand inside the Kandiyohi County Courthouse in Willmar. Everyone in the courtroom knew who he was.

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  7. Semi driver gets 1 year after almost hitting girl at school bus stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Star Tribune

    An Apple Valley semitrailer truck driver who nearly hit a young girl after illegally speeding past a school bus on the shoulder of a central Minnesota highway was sentenced Wednesday to one year in Kandiyohi County jail, two years' probation and a $1,000 fine. The driver, Allen Howard Morris, pleaded guilty to a gross misdemeanor in connection with the May 2014 incident.

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  8. On the Porch...Read the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Marshall Independent

    ... a son of John M. Spicer, one of the promoters of the Willmar & Sioux Falls Railroad. The town of Spicer in Kandiyohi County was named after John M. Spicer, who was founder of the site. The town of Raymond was also named after one of John's sons. ...

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  9. Apple Valley truck driver who illegally passed school bus is sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | TwinCities

    The truck driver alleged to have frightened a 13-year-old girl by passing a school bus on the right in May was sentenced Wednesday to one year in the Kandiyohi County Jail. Allen Howard Morris, 48, of Apple Valley was convicted of gross misdemeanor passing a school bus on the right when its amber signals are displayed.

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  10. Semi Driver Sentenced for Illegally Passing School Bus in Kandiyohi CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | KSTP

    Allen Morris, 48, of Apple Valley pleaded guilty to two misdemeanors for ignoring the bus' lights and stop arm on Highway 23 between New London and Paynesville. He was sentenced Wednesday in Kandiyohi County court to 245 days in jail and two years of probation.

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  11. Willmar Business Owner Accused of Abusing 3 Boys in 1980sRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | KSTP

    A 67-year-old Willmar business owner was charged Friday with several counts of sexually abusing boys under the age of 13 stemming from alleged incidents that happened 26 years ago. The Kandiyohi County Attorney's office says Peter Clare Hoagland faces three counts of second-degree criminal sexual conduct and one count of fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct.

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  12. Survey to help EDC tackle critical broadband issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | TwinCities

    In an effort to get a better grasp of local broadband services, the Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission is launching a survey this month to assess what's available and where the gaps lie. The first round of the survey will be small in scale and will test the waters for broader data collection as the year progresses.

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  13. Man Accused of Impersonating Army Ranger Pleads Guilty to Illegal Gun PossessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | KAAL-TV Austin

    A Willmar man accused of impersonating a U.S. Army Ranger at military events around the county has pleaded guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm. Fifty-three-year-old Richard Rahn pleaded guilty Thursday in Kandiyohi County District Court to two counts of being a felon in possession of a firearm.

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  14. Willmar Man Accused of Impersonating Army Ranger Pleads Guilty to Illegal Gun PossessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | KSTP

    A Willmar man accused of impersonated a U.S. Army Ranger at military events around the county has pleaded guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm. Fifty-three-year-old Richard Rahn pleaded guilty Thursday in Kandiyohi County District Court to two counts of being a felon in possession of a firearm.

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  15. Police: Willmar Man Threatened To Burn Ex, Child AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... the scene and extinguished the fire. Police said the damage to the home was "extensive." Rojas was taken to Kandiyohi County Jail. Investigators say he could be charged with burglary, arson, terroristic threats and domestic assault.

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  16. Fatal Crash Investigated in Kandiyohi CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | KSTP

    A Cadillac Seville was heading east when it crossed the center line of the highway, colliding head on with a semi-truck, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

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  17. Authorities Investigating Fatal Head-On Crash In Western MNRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... State Patrol received a report of a head-on crash at about 6:47 a.m. on Highway 12 at 120th St. NW in Kandiyohi County. Authorities said the crash involves two vehicles and at least two people, and at least one fatality has been reported at the ...

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  18. Kandiyoji County authorities ID two killed in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | TwinCities

    The two people killed Sunday evening about 9 p.m. in a one-vehicle rollover crash west of Paynesville have been identified, according to a release from the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office. The driver of the vehicle, Zachary John Pistulka, 20, of rural Atwater, was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead after being transported by ambulance to Paynesville Area Hospital.

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  19. Group tries again for $50 million Willmar train bypassRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... in September, so they'll be submitting another application in 2015. The partners -- Willmar City Council, Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners, Minnesota Department of Transportation, and Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development ...

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  20. 2 Killed In Kandiyohi Co. RolloverRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here to get the [...] MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office and the Minnesota State Patrol are investigating after a single-vehicle crash killed two people Sunday ...

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