Will Ice Augers Be Needed For The Governor's Fishing Opener?There’s just 27 days until the Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener, and 25 inches of ice yet remain on the designated lake in western Minnesota.
Charges: Willmar Man Stockpiled Arsenal, Bombs To Target Judge, AttorneysA threat to blow up the homes and vehicles of a judge and a prosecutor in Kandioyhi County has led investigators to a stash of weapons.
Willmar Man Hurt Attempting To Jump Off Roof With ‘Rocket Bike’A 40-year-old man is recovering after he tried to jump off his roof riding a homemade rocket bike.
Retired Professor Amasses Huge 'Little Golden Books' CollectionJohn Lauritsen takes us to Willmar to place where the "Little Red Caboose" always finishes first.
Sheriff: Inmate, 56, Dies In Central Minnesota JailAuthorities in central Minnesota say a 56-year-old inmate died Sunday in the county jail.
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Closing Willmar OfficeThe Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is permanently closing its Willmar Office on Friday.
Police: Man, 61, Cited For Throwing Pig’s Foot At Somali VendorOfficials in central Minnesota say a man was cited after he allegedly threw a pig’s foot at a farmers market stall run by a local Somali man.
BCA Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting In WillmarAuthorities are investigating after a suspect was injured in an officer-involved shooting Sunday night in central Minnesota.
Family Splits Time Between 2 Cities For Daughter's Autism TherapyRyan and Melanie Nelson had few options available to them when their baby girl, Harper, was diagnosed with autism.
Willmar Family Uproots For Daughter's Autism TreatmentNext month, WCCO is Pulling Together to help Fraser -- Minnesota's leader in autism resources.
Willmar Lakes Area To Host 2018 Governor's Fishing OpenerThe Willmar Lakes area of west-central Minnesota will host next year's Governor's Fishing Opener.
1/4 Pound Of Meth Found In Kandiyohi Co. House, 7 ArrestedSeven people were arrested after a fourth pound of methamphetamine was found inside a Kandiyohi County house. According to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office, on Tuesday deputies were engaged in a vehicle pursuit that ended with the suspect feeling into a home on the 1000 block of NW 39th Street in Willmar.