Kandiyohi County

Ambulance hospital emergency

Kandiyohi Co. man airlifted after hand caught in corn picker

Corn pickers are a common cause of farm accidents.

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Woman fatally struck by train in west-central Minnesota

The woman's identity has not been released.

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2-year-old killed in Kandiyohi County crash is ID'd

The young girl's obituary says she was killed in a "farm accident."

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Missing hunter who was found dead in west-central MN identified

The 56-year-old's body was found by a search team on Sunday.

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Searchers find body of missing hunter in Kandiyohi County

The man was found dead near Dovre Township, near Willmar.

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'Numerous' street signs being stolen in west-central Minnesota

This is creating a public safety issue because motorists don't know where to stop or are unaware that there's a curve ahead.

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Political yard signs vandalized, stolen in Kandiyohi County

The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office noted the trend on Facebook Wednesday.

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2 dead in separate fatal crashes Thursday in central Minnesota

There have been 229 deaths on state roadways so far in 2020.

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Person dies after being found unresponsive in west-central MN lake

The lake is located on the northern edge of Willmar.

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8 people rescued from lake after speedboat's motor tears off

The boat immediately took on water and began to sink.

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Coronavirus: 9 more dead as positive tests, ICU patients increase

Stearns County jumped to 728 total cases, the third most in the state.

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Coronavirus: 24 more deaths in Minnesota, rise of patients in ICU

The numbers represent all data released by the state health department through 4 p.m. Friday.

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Sheriff: Turkey hunter found dead in west-central Minnesota

Authorities say it appears the man died of natural causes.

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Standoff in Minnesota town after man smashes bar window with axe

Police managed to de-escalate the situation with no further harm done.

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Men swim a mile to shore in darkness after their boat capsized

The men had a lucky escape from a potentially deadly situation.

West central Minnesota man airlifted after Saturday ATV crash

The 35-year-old's current condition is not known.

Two trucks go through ice on same day on Big Kandiyohi Lake

Rescue personnel were responding to one call while the other came in.

Man found dead in field near Willmar was killed, police say

He's been identified as 24-year-old David Medellin Jr.

Body is found in a farm field near Willmar

The discovery was made on Wednesday afternoon.