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  • Fatal Crash

    A Howard Lake man is dead after a one-vehicle rollover in Wright County Sunday evening. 54-year-old Leon Fiecke died at the scene. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office says the initial investigation indicates Fiecke was driving …

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    19 May 14
  • ChristinaDeLeon

    An Arlington woman facing multiple charges following the accidental drowning of her infant son last year pleaded guilty to 2nd-degree manslaughter in court on Thursday and was sentenced to 48-months in prison. 20-year-old Christina DeLeon …

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    19 May 14
  • medical marijuana

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers struck a deal Thursday to legalize medical marijuana, handing a major victory to severely ill children and adults whose emotional appeals for help propelled a major policy change …

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    16 May 14
  • Jacob Wetterling

    PAYNESVILLE, Minn. (AP) — Investigators are taking a new look into whether the abduction of Jacob Wetterling nearly 25 years ago may be linked to similar cases in central Minnesota. Jacob was 11 when he …

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    15 May 14
  • Joy Baker

    A New London woman has raised questions about attacks on children in Paynesville in the mid-1980s and a possible connection to the abduction of Jacob Wetterling. Joy Baker is Communications Director at Rice Memorial Hospital.KWLM …

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    14 May 14
  • HFD

    Hutchinson has a new Fire Chief. 14-year veteran of the Hutchinson Fire Department Mike Schumann was named as the new chief this week. Schumann is a battalion chief with the department and local business owner …

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    14 May 14
  • crash investigation

    Authorities have released the name of the 58-year-old Rockford man that was taken to a Twin Cities hospital in critical condition after a one-vehicle crash in Wright County Saturday evening. 58-year-old Jeffrey Klonne was taken …

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    13 May 14
  • Waseca Police

    WASECA — A Waseca teen pleaded not guilty in juvenile court Monday morning in Waseca County in connection with a plot that he intended to attack his school and kill his family.The Free Press reports …

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    12 May 14