Montevideo, MN

St. Cloud shooting suspect apprehended Friday night in Dawson

DAWSON (KMHL) – U.S. Marshals and local law enforcement arrested a suspect in Dawson Friday night from a quadruple shooting that occurred in St. Cloud in July. Daquan Christopher Ledbetter, 28, is being held in the Chippewa County Jail in Montevideo after his arrest on a Stearns County warrant. According to a criminal complaint, Ledbetter is among three men charged in a July 6 shooting in St. Cloud.
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Third Suspect in July 6th Quadruple Shooting in St. Cloud Arrested

(KNSI) — The third suspect wanted in connection to a quadruple shooting in St. Cloud last month is in custody. Twenty-eight-year-old Daquan Ledbetter was arrested in Chippewa County after a standoff Friday night. The U.S. Marshals Service tracked Ledbetter to a home in Dawson. Members of the Marshals Service, Dawson Police Department, Lac Qui Parle Sheriff’s Department, the West Central SWAT team, and the CEE-VI Drug and Gang Task Force worked to get Ledbetter into custody after he allegedly refused to come out of the home for more than three hours. He eventually surrendered without further incident. No one was hurt.
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Reynold Roelofs

Reynold Roelofs, age 93, of Renville, passed away Tuesday, August 9, at the Clara City Care Center. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 16, at the Raymond Christian Reformed Church. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will be at Holland Township Cemetery in Prinsburg. Arrangements are with the Tri-County Funeral Home of Prinsburg.
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Erland Nils Herfindahl

Erland Nils Herfindahl was born March 7, 1980 in Starbuck, MN, the son of Hege and Grant Herfindahl. He grew up on the family farm north of Benson. He loved the farm, where he cared for a lot of animals; chickens, turkeys and pigs. He was a sunny and happy child, easy to be around. Every summer he would join his family in Norway, so growing up, he was fluent in two languages.

Myra M. Lien

Myra M. Lien, age 94 of Appleton, Minnesota, passed away Monday, August 8, 2022, in Appleton Area Health-Care Center. Visitation for Myra Lien will be held Saturday, August 13, 2022, from 12:30 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. at Minnesota Valley Lutheran Church, rural Louisburg, MN. Memorial services for Myra M. Lien...

Kevin G. Meier

Kevin Meier, 51, of Murdock, Minnesota, died on Monday evening, August 8, 2022, at Bethesda Grand Nursing Home in Willmar. Visitation will be held from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm on Friday, August 12, 2022, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Murdock, and will continue from 9:30 am to 10:30 am on Saturday August 13, followed by the Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 am. Interment will be in the Sacred Heart Catholic Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers and plants memorials preferred to donor’s charity of choice. Zniewski Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Deadly accident in Kandiyohi County kills 3 Missouri residents

RAYMOND (KMHL) – Three people from Missouri were killed in an accident that occurred last week in Kandiyohi County. The Minnesota State Patrol says Justin Ecker, 41, was driving a 2016 Lexus S-U-V that was involved in a crash with a 2019 Volvo semi-truck driven by a Raymond man.

Brady Snell Selected to 2022 American Legion All-Star Team

Congratulations to Montevideo’s Brady Snell as he was selected to the 2022 American Legion All-Star Team, which was comprised of 60 athletes. There were more than 5500 players to choose from, so we’d like to highlight Brady for achieving this accolade!!

Geraldine (Jerri) Ann Moon-Hubel

Jerri Moon-Hubel, age 77, of Montevideo, Minnesota, died on Monday, August 1, 2022 in Montevideo. Geraldine (Jerri) Ann Moon-Hubel, 77, of Montevideo was reunited with her Lord and Savior on Monday, August 1, 2022. Jerri was born in Pipestone, Minnesota to John and Patricia (West) Knuth on August 22, 1944....