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  • Emergency

    Two people were injured in a two-vehicle crash west of Hutchinson Saturday afternoon. The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office says at about 3pm, a vehicle driven by 44-year-old Stacy Damlow of Hutchinson and a vehicle driven …

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    26 Feb 18
  • NRA Reaction Starkey

    Eden Prairie, Minn (AP) Hearing aid maker Starkey Hearing Technologies is joining other companies that have cut ties with the National Rifle Association after the latest school massacre. The Eden Prairie, Minnesota, company announced the …

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    26 Feb 18
  • Snow Plow

    MANKATO, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Transportation is preparing motorists for forecasted heavy snowfall rates today (Saturday) followed by increasing winds overnight through Sunday. The weather conditions may limit visibility and will make travel difficult in south-central …

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    24 Feb 18
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    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The federal government is recalling chicken salad made by an Iowa processing company and distributed by Fareway Stores which has now sickened people in five states. The Iowa Department of …

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    22 Feb 18
  • School Lockdown

    ORONO, Minn. (AP) — Police have arrested a high school student after threats on social media prompted a lockdown at a suburban Minneapolis school district. Orono schools went into lockdown Wednesday after posts on Twitter …

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    22 Feb 18
  • BOLD School District

    (West Central Tribune/Olivia, MN) — The BOLD School District notified district residents, students, and staff that there was no threat to safety despite stories circulating that someone intended to bring a gun to school Tuesday. …

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    22 Feb 18
  • 3M Chemicals-Lawsuit

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — 3M Co. says it is settling a lawsuit by the state of Minnesota over chemical disposal without admitting a public health issue. 3M agreed to pay $850 million just as the lawsuit …

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    21 Feb 18
  • Snow Plow

    The wintry weather blanketing Minnesota Monday was causing difficulties on the state’s roadways. KSTP-TV reports the state patrol said there were 288 crashes from midnight Monday to 4 p.m. Monday- including 32 that resulted in …

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    20 Feb 18