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West central Minnesota woman arrested after standoff with police

(Spicer, MN) -- A woman is reportedly under arrest after a weapons complaint led to the evacuation of several homes in Spicer. The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of shots fired in a home just before 6:00 p-m Sunday. Deputies evacuated residents from nearby homes and law enforcement set up a perimeter. Authorities say the 60-year-old suspect was non-compliant and less-lethal rounds were deployed to subdue her.
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Sheriff: 60-year-old woman arrested following standoff situation

SPICER, Minn. -- Kandiyohi County officials say less-lethal impact rounds were used to subdue a 60-year-old woman during a standoff situation Sunday.According to officials, the incident occurred shortly before 6 p.m. at a home on the 200 block of 5th Avenue in Spicer. Deputies were dispatched to a home after a shots fired report. When deputies arrived, they evacuated residents of the house and nearby homes, and set up a perimeter. After initial attempts to contact the 60-year-old woman failed, she eventually exited the home but was not compliant, officials said. That's when less-lethal rounds were used and the suspect was subdued without further incident. The suspect was booked into Kandiyohi County Jail and the case remains under investigation. 
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Zebra mussels confirmed in Long Lake in Kandiyohi County

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed a report of zebra mussels in Long Lake, near Willmar in Kandiyohi County. A lake property owner contacted the DNR after his daughter found a zebra mussel attached to a rock while swimming in the lake. DNR invasive species specialists conducted a snorkel search of two areas of the 1,568-acre lake. They found a single zebra mussel at each location.
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60-year-old woman arrested after firing shots inside Spicer home

A 60-year-old woman was jailed over the weekend after she allegedly fired gunshots inside a Spicer home. According to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office, deputies were called to the 200 block of 5th Ave. shortly before 6 p.m. Sunday. Occupants of the residence and nearby homes were evacuated, according to...
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Four Minn. cities get state money to study petroleum leak sites

Four Minnesota cities are receiving state funding to analyze whether leaded gasoline from leaking storage tanks is putting their drinking water at risk. The Legislature approved $200,000 to investigate petroleum leak sites in Paynesville, Alexandria, Foley and Blaine. The additional study comes in the wake of a former Minnesota Pollution...
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Starbuck Heritage Days 2022

THE NEXT HERITAGE DAYS CELEBRATION IS HERE! STARBUCK IS HOSTING. FOR THE MISS MINNEWASKA PAGEANT, THE FUN RUN, AND COLOR RUN,. GOLF TOURNAMENTS AND THE ARTS AND CRAFTS SHOW. FEAST ON PANCAKES, TACOS, BAR B Q’S AND MORE. BRING YOUR DANCING SHOES FOR THE STREET DANCE, ENJOY THE KIDDI CARNIVAL, QUILT RAFFLE, INFLATABLES AND THE KIDDIE PARADE, THE GRANDE PARADE IS SATURDAY AND THERE’S FIREWORKS.
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2nd Annual KWLM Pro-Am Golf Tournament

(Eagle Creek Golf Club, Willmar, MN) -- The 2nd Annual KWLM Pro-AM was a rousing success with 75 amateur and 25 PGA Professional players battling the course and each other but not the weather on a beautiful sunny day. Here are the results, when you get t the landing page...
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Spicer woman arrested for firing shots in home Sunday

At about 5:54 PM on Sunday, June 26th, the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of shots fired in a home in the 200 block of 5th Ave in Spicer. Deputies evacuated residents of the house and nearby homes to a safe location, and law enforcement set up a perimeter. After initial attempts to contact the 60-year-old female suspect failed, the Kandi-Meeker SWAT got a response over a loudspeaker system.
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Piping troubles continue at Glenwood Aquatic Center

(Glenwood) -- Piping issues continue to plague efforts to open the Glenwood Aquatic Center. After addressing an initial piping issue earlier this month, the city of Glenwood is faced with another piping issue that arose when the pumps were turned back on to fill the pool over the weekend. Jennifer Fletcher is the Glenwood Deputy City Clerk. Fletcher tells KMA News the issue arose over the weekend and could delay the opening further.
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Zebra mussels found in Long Lake near Willmar

(Willmar MN-) The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed a report of zebra mussels in Long Lake, which is near Willmar in Kandiyohi County. A lake property owner contacted the DNR after his daughter found a zebra mussel attached to a rock while swimming in the lake. DNR invasive species specialists conducted a snorkel search of two areas of the 1,568-acre lake. They found a single zebra mussel at each location.
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Express Fall in Extras to Stingers 7-6

Eau Claire, WI – In a crazy game on Monday night, the Eau Claire Express fell to the Willmar Stingers in 11 innings. The Express were able to climb back from a 4-0 deficit but were unable to pull out the victory. The Stingers got out to an early...
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Stingers Win in Extra Innings at Eau Claire

EAU CLAIRE, WI - The Willmar Stingers got the better of The Eau Claire Express in extra innings tonight, 7-6. This was the first game that concluded in extra innings for the Stingers this season. This was also the second straight game where Willmar entered the ninth inning tied with an opponent.
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Stingers Outlast Express in Extras, 7-6

EAU CLAIRE, WI – The Willmar Stingers got the better of The Eau Claire Express in extra innings tonight, 7-6. This was the first game that concluded in extra innings for the Stingers this season. This was also the second straight game where Willmar entered the ninth inning tied with an opponent.
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Construction begins Monday on 19th Avenue, Lakeland Drive in Willmar

(Willmar MN-) Construction on 19th Avenue SE & Lakeland Drive SE from 1st Street S to Willmar Avenue SE begins today. The road will remain open to traffic but will be narrowed to single lane two-way traffic using construction signage and barrels. Motorists should expect delays and plan for an alternate route. Access to residential and business driveways will remain open throughout the construction process except during any concrete curb & gutter repairs within driveway accesses. Construction is expected to be completed by mid-August. Engineers Bolton and Menk say you can visit the project website for updates and further information as it progresses. www.WillmarConstruction.com.
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Elizabeth “Betty” Hennen, 64, Cold Spring

Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 29, 2022, at St. James Catholic Church in Jacobs Prairie, MN for Elizabeth “Betty” Hennen age 64, who died peacefully on Saturday at her home surrounded by her family. Inurnment will be in the parish cemetery. A...
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