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  • Firefighter

    A resident of a 2-story apartment at Center and Front Streets in New Ulm is reportedly in critical condition after a fire broke out Thursday night. The New Ulm Fire Department responded to the call …

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    28 Feb 14
  • Meeker County Sheriffs Office

    A Watkins child is dead after becoming wedged between her bed and a wall. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Department says Anca Altenberg found her 4-year-old daughter Brianna wedged between her bed and the bedroom wall …

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    27 Feb 14
  • SibleyEastFire

    Students at Sibley East High School in Arlington were evacuated Tuesday morning after a fire broke out in the school’s Industrial Arts area. The fire apparently started at around 10:30am, and students were evacuated to …

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    26 Feb 14
  • President Obama

    ST. PAUL,Minn.(AP) — President Barack Obama visits Minnesota today (Wednesday) to announce a new competition to encourage job creation and restoring infrastructure. The White House says his visit to Union Depot in St. Paul is …

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    26 Feb 14
  • torch

    Thieves used a torch to cut open a safe at a Hutchinson business last week in order to take its contents. Authorities say employees at Hutchinson Iron and Metal on 5th Avenue Southeast reported Monday, …

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    25 Feb 14
  • Hutchinson Police Cruiser

    Hutchinson Police are investigating another break-in and theft of tools from a work truck. Police say a neighbor in the 1800 block of Neal Avenue Southwest reported on Wednesday that it looked like a truck …

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    25 Feb 14
  • propane tanks

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — With Minnesota still in the throes of the coldest winter in 35 years, state lawmakers are seeking solutions for a propane shortage affecting residents who use the fuel for heating. …

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    25 Feb 14
  • crash investigation

    A rear-end crash in McLeod County Friday evening sent one person to the hospital. The State Patrol says 22-year-old Keagan Bonhus of Hutchinson was taken to Hutchinson Health for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.  He …

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    22 Feb 14