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  • Snow Plow

    A 25-year-old Cosmos man was injured Wednesday when the vehicle he was driving collided with a snow plow. Blowing snow and poor visibility is being blamed for the accident, which happened around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday …

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    17 Jan 14
  • court

    Three Willmar women made their first court appearances Wednesday on felony third-degree assault and theft charges for their roles in allegedly beating a woman and then stealing her cell phone in October. The West Central …

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    16 Jan 14
  • crash investigation

    A 76-year-old Plato woman was injured in a 3-vehicle crash on Highway 212 near Glencoe Wednesday evening. The crash happened shortly after 5:30pm at the intersection with Dairy Avenue. A vehicle driven by 33-year-old Harish …

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    16 Jan 14
  • blizzard

    There’s a blizzard warning in effect until midnight tonight (Thursday) for the area. The day starts with mild temperatures, but The National Weather Service says conditions will deteriorate this morning and last through tonight with …

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    16 Jan 14
  • H

    A group of citizens is working to raise over a million-dollars for renovations at S.R. Knutson Field in Hutchinson (click here for more info). Proposed upgrades include the addition of artificial turf, expanded seating, a …

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    14 Jan 14
  • Fatal Snowmobile Accident

    A Buffalo man is dead after a snowmobile accident Saturday afternoon. 51-year-old Craig Peitz was taken to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale, where he died. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office says Peitz was driving …

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    13 Jan 14
  • Guilty Plea

    The former city administrator for the city of Hector pleaded guilty Friday to an amended charge of gross misdemeanor theft by false representation for falsely claiming more than $7,000 in expenses in 2012. According to …

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    13 Jan 14
  • Meeker County Sheriffs Office

    Two search warrants executed at a Darwin home Friday yielded arrests on assault and drug charges. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office says at 9 a.m., they and the CEE VI Drug Task Force assisted the …

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    11 Jan 14