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  • Storms on the Horizon

    Xcel Energy crews have restored power to nearly all of the utility’s customers in Minnesota and Wisconsin who lost electricity after a line of thunderstorms moved through. More than 30,000 customers lost power at the …

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    13 Jun 16
  • Hutchinson Police Cruiser

    Authorities in Hutchinson are advising residents to be aware of two possible unrelated luring incidents that have been reported in the past week. The first occurred on Monday morning (June 6) when a 15-year-old girl …

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    10 Jun 16
  • Motorcycle Crash

    A St. Michael man was injured Thursday evening when the motorcycle he was driving crashed with another vehicle in the roundabout north of Hutchinson. The State Patrol says 69-year-old Wayne Smetana was taken to Hutchinson …

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    10 Jun 16
  • Heat Advisory

    The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory today (Friday) from noon utnil 9 p.m. The heat and humidity could make the air feel uncomfortable. The high Friday could reach 94 degrees with the …

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    10 Jun 16
  • Wright County Court

    One man is facing murder charges and two others are accused of aiding and abetting murder in the death of a Buffalo teenager last week in Wright County. Twenty-one-year-old Shawn Tyler Benson of Maple Lake …

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    08 Jun 16
  • crash investigation

    A rear-end crash seriously injured three people just west of Atwater Tuesday afternoon. The State Patrol says 20-year-old Gerald Walther of Grove City, 19-year-old Jose Sauceda of Atwater, and 18-year-old Faith Palmer of Grove City …

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    08 Jun 16
  • Wright County Court

    (Learfield/Buffalo MN)  Formal charges are expected to be filed today (Wednesday) against five people arrested in conjunction with the death of a woman found clinging to life outside a county park near Buffalo last week. …

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    08 Jun 16
  • arrest

    INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say six people have been arrested in the death of a woman who was found critically injured at a park in central Minnesota. The Koochiching County Sheriff’s Office said …

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    07 Jun 16