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  • Fatal Crash

    A Minnetonka man is dead after a one-vehicle crash in Meeker County Thursday afternoon. The Sheriff’s Office says at about 4pm, they received a report of a one vehicle accident near the intersection of 190th …

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    11 Nov 16
  • Meeker County Sheriff Brian Cruze Badge

    A machinery fire at an Eden Valley business Thursday afternoon sparked an explosion, injuring three men. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office says 46-year-old Duane Stang of St. Cloud, 57-year-old James Thielen of Richmond, and 39-year-old …

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    11 Nov 16
  • McLeod County Highway Dept

    McLeod County Road 7, south of Hutchinson is closing Monday, November 14 between County Road 18 (150th Street) and County Road 115 (Airport Road). Crews will be replacing a centerline culvert over McCuen Creek. Assistant …

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    11 Nov 16
  • death investigation

    (Learfield) Authorities are asking for the public’s help in the investigation into the death of a hunter near Little Falls on Monday. Morrison County Sheriff  Shawn Larsen says they found 41-year-old Terrence Brisk’s  body in the …

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    10 Nov 16
  • Hennepin County

    BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — A recent drug bust in Hennepin County yielded a record amount of fentanyl, a powerful painkiller. Authorities say Bloomington police raided a home on Nov. 3 and seized nearly three-quarters of …

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    10 Nov 16
  • Emergency

    A rural Danube man had to abandon his car while he was driving on Renville County Road 11 just before 6 this morning (Monday). The Sheriff’s Office says 65-year-old Gregory Penke was driving on County …

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    07 Nov 16
  • scam alert

    Authorities in Hutchinson are alerting residents of an email scam trying to elicit money for bogus high school winter basketball schedule cards for the upcoming season. Hutchinson Police say this morning (Friday), an employee at …

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    04 Nov 16
  • court

    SHAKOPEE, Minn. (AP) — A Shakopee High School student has been charged with criminal sexual conduct for allegedly luring a girl out of class and raping her in the boy’s locker room. Eighteen-year-old Angel Torres …

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    04 Nov 16