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  1. Sheriff: Minnesota woman dies while fixing truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | WKBT

    Kandiyohi County authorities say a 52-year-old woman has died after being pinned under a pickup truck while doing repairs. WCCO-TV reports the county sheriff's office said Sunday it responded to a garage Saturday evening between Willmar and Pennock.

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  2. Woman Dies After Being Trapped Under PickupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | CBS Local

    ... network-owned station groups in the country. Click here to get the [...] MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - Officials in Kandiyohi County said a 52-year-old woman died Saturday after a pickup truck, which had been jacked up for repairs, collapsed on her. The ...

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  3. Minnesota woman dies while fixing truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | TwinCities

    Kandiyohi County authorities say a 52-year-old woman has died after being pinned under a pickup truck while doing repairs. WCCO-TV reports the county sheriff's office said Sunday that it responded to a garage Saturday evening between Willmar and Pennock.

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  4. Man accused of faking military membership makes second court appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Stars and Stripes

    The 54-year-old Willmar man alleged to have impersonated a highly decorated, non-commissioned officer in the United States Army at several local events made another court appearance Wednesday on unrelated gun charges. Richard Arthur Rahn pleaded not guilty and waived an omnibus hearing Wednesday on felony gun possession charges stemming from two separate incidents occurring in Kandiyohi County.

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  5. Authorities: Drunk Texan chased at 120 mph, nabbed in central MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... said. Authorities arrested Sergio H. Benavides, of the south Texas town of Edcouch, and booked him in the Kandiyohi County jail shortly before 5 a.m., the Sheriff's Office said. Along with fleeing police, drunken driving and speeding, Benavides also ...

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  6. Man suspected of posing as Army Ranger goes to court over gun chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    A 54-year-old Willmar man who allegedly has been impersonating a highly decorated, non-commissioned officer in the U.S. Army at several local events made his first appearance Thursday in Kandiyohi County District Court on unrelated gun charges. Richard Arthur Rahn is being charged with felony felon in possession of a firearm and felony obstructing the legal process stemming from a search conducted Tuesday by Willmar law enforcement officers.

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  7. 55-year-old Willmar man masquerading as an Army hero may trade uniform for prison garbRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... people began feeling like something was amiss. Now 55-year-old Richard Arthur Rahn is behind bars in Kandiyohi County, charged with being a felon in possession of a firearm. Local authorities are forwarding their investigation to a federal ...

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  8. Alleged impersonator of Army officer makes first court appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    The 54-year-old Willmar man who allegedly has been impersonating a highly decorated, non-commissioned officer in the U.S. Army at several local events made his first appearance Thursday in Kandiyohi County District Court on unrelated gun charges. Richard Arthur Rahn is being charged with felony felon in possession of a firearm and felony obstructing the legal process stemming from a search conducted Tuesday by Willmar law enforcement officers.

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  9. Minn. man suspected of impersonating military officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    A 54-year-old Willmar man who reportedly has been impersonating a decorated Army officer at various events is in custody on an unrelated charge. Richard Arthur Rahn is being held in the Kandiyohi County Jail pending felony charges of being a felon in possession of a firearm, and authorities are investigating the allegations that he has been impersonating a military officer, according to a news release from Willmar Police Chief Jim Felt.

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  10. Willmar Man, Accused Of Posing As Vet, Arrested For GunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | CBS Local

    A 54-year-old Willmar man, accused of posing as an Army Ranger veteran, is in the Kandiyohi County Jail for being a felon in possession of a firearm. Willmar Police say Richard Arthur Rahn was arrested Tuesday night after officers served a search warrant at his home on 2nd Street Southwest.

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  11. In countryside, quiet but steady 'brain gain' underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | TwinCities

    Leah Schueler, left, and Hannah Abraham, both in their 20s and recently hired as health educators at Kandiyohi and Renville County Public Health, exemplify rural Minnesota's "brain gain" demographic, a population that is a focus of efforts by Vision 2040 to design the future of Kandiyohi County. Leah Schueler grew up on the Iron Range, then moved to the Twin Cities, where she spent almost a decade living and working in the inner city.

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  12. Back to School; Nothing RoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... occurred in Swift at the time that the hail was reported. An hour later another F1 Tornado was reported in Kandiyohi County while 69 knot winds occurred in Meeker County. Damages were estimated at $50,000 for the two tornadoes that touched down. ...

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  13. Planning for Rural Minnesota's 'Brain Gain'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Planetizen

    ... like Schueler on the efforts of the Vision 2040 plan, described as "an initiative to design the future of Kandiyohi County." The article also places the example of Willmar in context of the larger trends of migration into and out of rural areas ...

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  14. Musings on being a prairie girlRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2014 | Marshall Independent

    ... into grove tops. Alone, I began singing at the top of my voice. I hope neither neighborhood cows, nor the Kandiyohi County sheriff were disturbed by this unseemly behavior from a grown man. It was simply cataracts removed from the prairie eye with a ...

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  15. Semi driver charged in school bus near missRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    ... Alexis Schwartz says she felt the wind and dirt as the semi whizzed by on the right side of the bus in Kandiyohi County May 30. She says her heart was pounding and her hands were shaking because the semi was so close to her. The school bus lights ...

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  16. Semi Driver Charged in School Bus Near Miss in Kandiyohi Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | KSTP

    ... Alexis Schwartz says she felt the wind and dirt as the semi whizzed by on the right side of the bus in Kandiyohi County May 30. She says her heart was pounding and her hands were shaking because the semi was so close to her. The school bus lights ...

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  17. Semi Driver Charged For Passing School Bus, Nearly Hitting GirlRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | CBS Local

    A 48-year-old semi-truck driver is accused of illegally passing a school bus in a May incident where he nearly hit a girl getting on the bus in Kandiyohi County, according to court documents.

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  18. Semi driver charged in school bus near missSemi driver charged in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | St. Cloud Times

    ... Alexis Schwartz says she felt the wind and dirt as the semi whizzed by on the right side of the bus in Kandiyohi County May 30. She says her heart was pounding and her hands were shaking because the semi was so close to her. The school bus lights ...

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  19. Male, 15, Allegedly Leads Police On High-Speed Chase In Kandiyohi Co.Read the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | CBS Local

    A 15-year-old male allegedly led police on a high-speed chase early Friday morning in Kandiyohi County, according to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office.

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  20. Zebra mussel discovered on Green Lake, despite lake association effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... secretary of the Green Lake Property Owners Association. "We're working with the city of Spicer and Kandiyohi County to do everything we can and still, we found one mussel - one. And I still believe that's the only one we're going to find." The ...

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