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  • 849th MAC

    The parking lot filled with vehicles, tissues were passed around and tensions were high as people waited for the buses to arrive. The buses contained husbands, sons and brothers from 28 Minnesota communities who had …

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    04 Jun 14
  • Trucker and Bus

    The State Patrol has identified the driver of a semi that passed a school bus with its lights flashing on the right shoulder as a sixth-grader was waiting to board. Lieutenant Eric Roeske says that …

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    04 Jun 14
  • 849th MAC

    Eighty-six soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard’s, Litchfield based 849th Mobility Augmentation Company return home tomorrow (Tuesday) after an eleven-month deployment to Afghanistan. The company cleared more than 8,000 kilometers of main supply routes, alternate …

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    02 Jun 14
  • convention

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Democrats face a major challenge as they seek to keep Governor Mark Dayton and U.S. Senator Al Franken in office — getting their supporters to show up at the polls. …

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    02 Jun 14
  • KennethWalsh

    ** Bill Dvorak was not the victim as previously reported.  He is a neighbor** A rural Carver County man is facing attempted murder charges after allegedly shooting at his neighbors while they planted corn. A …

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    30 May 14
  • Senator Scott Newman

    This morning (Thursday) State Senator Scott Newman of Hutchinson announced his plans to run for Minnesota Attorney General. “I think it is time to have a fresh new approach into the activities of the Attorney …

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    29 May 14
  • Motorcycle Accident

    A Buffalo man died after a motorcycle/car crash in Otsego Friday afternoon. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office says 61-year-old Ricky Anderson was taken to HCMC in Minneapolis. He died Saturday. Authorities say the crash happened …

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    28 May 14
  • NicolletSchoolBuilding

    A lockdown was initiated at Nicollet Public Schools Tuesday morning. Nicollet Superintendent Jack Eustice says the emergency plan was activated after students found a shotgun cartridge in a boy’s locker room. Authorities determined that there …

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    28 May 14