'Extremely Rewarding': 'U' Program Helping Willmar Businesses Stand OutSome small businesses in west central Minnesota are learning how to stand out, thanks to a unique program at the University of Minnesota.
Woman Shot Through Wall Of Adjacent Motel RoomA woman is recovering after she was shot in the leg through the wall of her motel room.
Construction To Begin On New Child And Adolescent Behavioral Health HospitalThe construction of a new youth psychiatric hospital in Willmar is officially underway, the Department of Human Services says. The Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health Hospital will have specialized treatment for severe mental illness and behavioral disorders for children and teens across Minnesota.
Woman, 52, Injured After Being Struck By Bus In WillmarInvestigators say the bus was taking a left turn and struck Marcia Schmidt while she was in the crosswalk.
Willmar Police Seek Help Finding 16-Year-Old Shyan YanezAuthorities in central Minnesota are asking the public’s help in finding a missing 16-year-old girl.
Willmar Man Sentenced For Illegal Possession Of Machine Guns, Pipe BombsA 46-year-old Willmar man was sentenced Friday to three years in prison for illegally possessing machine guns, pipe bombs and silencers.
Willmar Man Pleads Guilty To Possessing Illegal Arsenal Of WeaponsA Willmar man accused of illegally possessing a large cache of weapons has pleaded guilty in federal court.
Caretaker At Willmar Apartment Complex Threatened With ShotgunLuis Dominguez is being held for assault, among other charges.
Police: Man Arrested For Trying To Pull Girl Into Bathroom Authorities in central Minnesota say a 74-year-old man was arrested Wednesday after allegedly trying to pull a girl into bathroom.
WCCO Viewers’ Choice For Best Nursery In MinnesotaIf you spend a little time in a greenhouse, you'll learn that there are a few parallels between people and plants.
Cinco de Mayo In MinnesotaThe festive Mexican holiday continues to gain popularity in Minnesota.
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.