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FRANKLIN – A man was seriously injured Friday morning in a farm accident in Renville County when his arm was trapped in a power take-off shaft. The victim was identified as Chad A. Noethe, 47, of Courtland. According to the Renville County Sheriff’s Office, the incident happened at around 10 a.m. at a hog barn in the 41000 block of 660th Avenue in Bandon Township, about two miles northeast of Franklin.
MONTEVIDEO – Montevideo City Council members are instructing City Manager Steve Jones and Assistant City Manager Angie Steinbach to present them with a succession plan at their next meeting.
Women in Business 2018 , a publication of the West Central Tribune spotlighting the area's Women in Business, is now available online. Check it out here .
IMPACT of Health Care in Kandiyohi County and beyond, a full glossy magazine, is now available online As a regional medical center, Kandiyohi County has state-of-the-art facilities and hundreds of medical providers who provide outstanding care. The reach of health care, however, crosses county lines and impacts every person across the region on a daily basis in some form or another.
The October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online The October/November issue of Live it! Magazine is now available to view online here .
WILLMAR – A 20-year-old Willmar man is being held in the Kandiyohi County Jail on $50,000 bail in connection with an assault and attempted kidnapping of a juvenile girl that happened last week in Willmar. Jesse James Rhoades was arraigned Monday in Kandiyohi County District Court on three felony charges of second degree assault, kidnapping - to commit great bodily harm and false imprisonment.
WILLMAR — Rural Minnesota issues will take center stage tonight in Willmar when the top two candidates for governor meet at the Minnwest Technology campus for what is being called the “Greater Minnesota Debate.” Republican Jeff Johnson, a Hennepin County commissioner, and Democrat Tim Walz, a U.S. Representative from southern Minnesota, will take part in the 1 ½-hour broadcast debate, which begins at 7 p.m.
REVERE -- One man was killed in a head-on crash over the weekend in Redwood County. The accident was reported at 5:39 p.m.
MINNEAPOLIS -- Three people were killed in a crash early Sunday in Minneapolis caused by the driver of a stolen vehicle who was fleeing police, the Minnesota State Patrol said.