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  • Crash

    A Canby, Minnesota man was seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash in Carver County Saturday night. The State Patrol says 38-year-old Jason Abney was taken to HCMC for treatment of life-threatening injuries. The Patrol says …

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    15 May 17
  • Hutchinson City Center

    The Hutchinson City Council will apparently not be discussing whether to raise the legal age for tobacco purchases from 18 to 21. At last night’s (Tuesday) city council meeting, the council voted 3 to 2 …

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    10 May 17
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN) Negotiations on the state budget have hit a roadblock, and Republicans Tuesday night passed a number of appropriations bills that Governor Mark Dayton says he’ll veto. House Democratic Minority Leader …

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    10 May 17
  • Emergency

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — St. Cloud police say a brawl involving four men and three women left one person with stab wounds. Authorities say a 24-year-old St. Cloud woman sustained stab wounds to her …

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    09 May 17
  • Americas Most Challenging High Schools

    Hutchinson Senior High School was recently named to the Washington Post’s annual America’s Most Challenging High Schools list. This is the 2nd consecutive year the school has been named to this list. There are only …

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    09 May 17
  • Crash

    (Olivia MN-) A Willmar man was injured in a three vehicle crash on Highway 71 north of Olivia at 7:30 Monday morning. The state patrol says 24-year-old Dustin Lavoie was driving his car northbound on …

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    09 May 17
  • Emergency

    (Learfield News Service/Sibley County, MN) On Saturday evening just after 7:00, a motorcycle driven by 51-year-old James Alvin Vannoordt of Granite Falls, was westbound on Highway 19 when it ran right, slid into a metal …

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    08 May 17
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

     ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Republican lawmaker wants to bump up Minnesota’s smoking age to 21 in an effort to lower the number teenage smokers. The Star Tribune reports that a bill introduced Thursday …

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    05 May 17