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Meeker County Sheriff Report 1/12/18-1/15/18

On the 12th at 11:45 a.m. the Sheriff's Office received a report of a scam attempt at a residence on 220th Street, Dassel Township. No loss was reported. On the 12th at 12:41 p.m. the Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a dog complaint at an address on Atlantic Avenue West, Dassel. The deputy

CROWRIVERMEDIA.COM - 2018-01-16 14:58:00

Updated: Fire destroys Bird Island home

BIRD ISLAND - A Bird Island home was destroyed in a fire Monday following a possible explosion. No one was home at the time of the fire, however a dog died in the blaze, according to Renville County Sheriff Scott Hable. In a news release, Hable said his office received multiple 911 calls at around 4

WEST CENTRAL TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 17:17:48

December building permits tally $2.8M in Willmar

WILLMAR - There were 25 city of Willmar building permits approved in December for projects worth an estimated $2,886,384. The city collected $29,610 in fees. Preliminary year-end numbers show 599 permits approved in 2017, worth $44,185,171. Significant commercial building permits approved in Decembe

WEST CENTRAL TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 14:18:01

City orders steps for Willmar dog owner to reclaim pet, avoid animal being euthanized

WILLMAR - The Willmar City Council has ordered the owner of a dog seized late last month to take certain steps in order to reclaim the animal and avoid euthanization of the dog. Willmar Police Chief Jim Felt asked the council last week to act on a violation of the city's ordinance governing dangerou

WEST CENTRAL TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 12:21:01

Boy dies in house fire in St. Croix County, Wis.

The intensity of a house fire prevented rescue efforts for a boy stuck inside a burning house Monday afternoon in the town of Richmond, Wis. St. Croix County Sheriff Scott Knudson confirmed later in the day that the child died as a result of the fire, reported at about 3:15 p.m. Jan. 15. at 1745 Mar

PIONEER PRESS - 2018-01-16 14:05:04

Eugene A. "Notch" Hermanutz, 85, Rockville

Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church in Rockville, MN for Eugene A. "Notch" Hermanutz, age 85, who died Sunday at St. Cloud Hospital. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. Relatives and friends may call from 4:00 p.m. -

WJON.COM - 2018-01-16 08:00:00

Red Cross calls blood supply 'critically short'

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive from 12:30-6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 23, at the Glenwood Lutheran Church, 206 E. Minnesota Ave. in Glenwood. The Red Cross says bad weather has forced cancellations of more than 150 blood drives, leaving it "critically short" of blood. In November and

ECHO PRESS - 2018-01-16 17:05:48

Blizzard hockey: Willmar beats Alexandria in a shootout

The Alexandria Blizzard hockey team dropped its only game of the weekend on Saturday night as Willmar came to town and left with a 4-3 shootout victory. Keegan Bauman, Riley Dixon, Jacob Berkowitz and Brandon Holt all scored for the Warhawks in the shootout, while Alexandria got goals from Brenden P


CHP responds to fatal accident west of Lemoore

The California Highway Patrol responded to a fatal crash west of Lemoore on Tuesday. The crash happened on Highway 198 near Interstate 5 just after 10 a.m. There is no word on how many vehicles were involved, nor the number of injuries. It is still unknown if fog was a factor in the crash. No other

YOURCENTRALVALLEY.COM - 2018-01-16 19:38:03

Fresno racist killing spree suspect admitted faking mental health issues in prior case

The Fresno man suspected of a racist killing spree and killing four men last year may have disrupted his own defense in phone calls from jail. Carl Williams, Zack Randalls, Mark Gassett, and David Jackson were all gunned down. Kori Muhammad is in the middle of a mental competency trial to determine

ABC30 FRESNO - 2018-01-17 01:48:56

Adverse effects of fog are not limited to morning commute

A blanket of fog engulfed the San Joaquin Valley Monday morning sticking around longer than expected. "Driving in the fog it will tire your eyes out more because your brain interprets that as blur," said 20/20 Optometric of Fresno Dr.Thomas Casagrande. Sanger resident Mao Thao has lived in the area

ABC30 FRESNO - 2018-01-16 06:46:50

Residents lined up for the chance to work at the new Amazon fulfillment center opening in Fresno

Valley residents lined up for a chance to land a job at Amazon's new fulfillment center in Fresno. "It would mean everything. I thank God if I do get it," said Sammy Johnson, applicant. The hiring fair was for management and technical careers. However, the possibility of working for Amazon was disap

ABC30 FRESNO - 2018-01-16 22:01:34

Drone flyover of recent California High-Speed Rail construction in Fresno | The Fresno Bee

Fresno ER patient didn't have to go far to ingest this disgusting bug A Jan. 8 edition of the podcast "This Won't Hurt A Bit" features a case of a Fresno patient who had a 5 1/2-foot tapeworm in his body after eating raw salmon sashimi. The CDC had issued a warning about this food early in 2017. The

FRESNO BEE - 2018-01-16 08:00:00

As small riots rage at Coalinga State Hospital, details begin to emerge

Patients at Coalinga State Hospital remained on lockdown Tuesday as a few details began to emerge about violent protests that have erupted since new rules restricting the use of personal electronic devices were put into place. Since it started this lockdown, the California Department of State Hospit

FRESNO BEE - 2018-01-17 00:57:00

Psychiatrist: Alleged Murderer Kori Muhammad Has Faked Mental Illness

FRESNO, Calif. - Kori Muhammad's mental competency trial continued on Tuesday in Fresno. A judge will determine if he's able to stand trial for the murder of four people, including three white men in Downtown Fresno. The court heard from one psychiatrist who says he believes Muhammad is faking his m

YOURCENTRALVALLEY.COM - 2018-01-17 01:56:46

Porterville Woman Booked For Homicide In Death Of 5 Month-old Daughter

FRESNO, CA (KMJ) - A Porterville woman is arrested for the death of her 5 month-old baby daughter. Porterville Police arrived at 9:00 on Monday night to Sierra View Medical Center on report of an infant that arrived for treatment that was not breathing. The baby had sustained major injuries, and was

KMJNOW.COM - 2018-01-16 14:24:20

Prosecutor: Monroe man found dead in home was murdered

This is a developing story and will be updated as information becomes available. MONROE TWP. - Police believe a Monroe man found dead in his home Jan. 10 was murdered, the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office revealed Tuesday. Steve M. Bucher, 56, was found Wednesday night in his home in the 800-b

COURIER-POST - 2018-01-16 22:08:26

Central Jersey Daily Rundown, Tuesday, Jan. 16

The Bureau of Statistics of Labor was formed 140 years ago in 1878, paving the way for the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development (LWD) in 1904. This month, LWD celebrates that 140 years of services to residents of New Jersey. To embrace the department's vital role in shaping histo

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-16 11:46:14

Early-morning dusting of snow a harbinger of more to come tonight

The trace of snow seen in scattered locations this morning is likely the last we'll see of it for today, but more is on the way tonight. A winter weather advisory remains in effect for northwest New Jersey, with 3 to 5 inches of snow expected to fall between 8 tonight and 9 a.m. Wednesday in Sussex

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2018-01-16 19:20:00

Update: 24-Year-Old Fanwood Man Strick and Killed by NJ Transit Train Identified

ELIZABETH, NJ--The 24-year-old man struck and killed by a New Jersey Transit train Saturday night in Elizabeth has been identified. According to authorities, shortly before 11:20 p.m. Saturday, Emmanuel Laboy was struck by a Northeast Corridor train number 7883 near Chestnut Street in Elizabeth. Off

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-01-16 11:00:00