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  • Miguel Vasquez

    The prosecution wrapped up their case and delivered closing remarks Tuesday afternoon in the murder trail of Miguel Vasquez. A short time later, Brown County District Court Judge Robert Docherty delivered a guilty verdict on …

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    01 Mar 17
  • Body Cam Kit

    The Hutchinson City Council last night (Tuesday) held the second of two public hearings on a proposed ordinance regulating body cameras for the Hutchinson Police Department. After the hearing, the policy was adopted by the …

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    01 Mar 17
  • Meeker County Courthouse

    The father of a teen who killed his sister and then himself near Mannanah last year is now facing criminal charges. The West Central Tribune reports 52-year-old John Cunningham has been charged with felony child …

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    28 Feb 17
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Legislature has voted to repeal the state’s long-standing ban on Sunday liquor sales. The state Senate passed a bill undoing the Prohibition-era ban on a 38-28 vote Monday. It …

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    27 Feb 17
  • McLeod County Courthouse

    A Winsted man has been charged with felony motor vehicle theft after he admitted to taking a van from Litchfield Saturday afternoon. Hutchinson Police say they were notified to be on the lookout for a …

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    23 Feb 17
  • Fatal Crash

    A Monticello School District employee was killed Wednesday morning in Big Lake Township when the vehicle he was driving was struck by an SUV. KSTP reports that a school district official confirmed the victim, Matthew …

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    23 Feb 17
  • High Speed Chase

    WILLMAR — A Blomkest teenager was charged Wednesday in Kandiyohi County District Court in connection with a seven-mile, high-speed chase in Willmar from police officers Tuesday. The West Central Tribune reports 17-year-old Ryan Patrick Stinnett …

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    23 Feb 17
  • Firefighter

    At around noon Tuesday, the Meeker County Sheriff’s office received a report of a turkey barn fire in the 61900 block of 363rd Street, Manannah Township. Meeker County Deputies, Eden Valley Fire Department, Watkins Fire …

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    22 Feb 17