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  • Hutchinson Police Cruiser

    Hutchinson police are requesting that a 29-year-old woman be charged with attempting to use bogus $100 bills to buy merchandise in Hutchinson. Last month, an employee at Casey’s General Store on Highway 7 East reported …

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    06 Jul 17
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    (Learfield News Service)  The American Red Cross in Minnesota is making an emergency call for blood and platelet donations. Spokeswoman Sue Thesenga says there have been about 61,000 fewer donations than needed in the last …

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    06 Jul 17
  • Renville County Sheriff

    Morton, MN:  On Saturday, at 12:50 pm the Renville County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a small aircraft in a field south of County Road 2 and west of US Highway 71, which is …

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    03 Jul 17
  • Zebra Mussel

    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed a zebra mussel in Cedar Lake, near Annandale in Wright County. The DNR confirmed a report from a lake association that one adult zebra mussel was found …

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    03 Jul 17
  • Operation Dry Water

    (Learfield News Service)  Officials are getting the word out early: there’s going to be stepped enforcement on the state’s waterways over the holiday weekend. The DNR’s Lisa Dugan cautions that drunk boating is drunk driving. …

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    30 Jun 17
  • Emergency

    (Preston Lake Township, MN) Authorities have released the name of the man that died when his skid loader rolled into a ditch Tuesday evening in Renville County. The victim is identified as 70-year-old Larry Rath …

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    28 Jun 17
  • Phone Scam

    A Hutchinson resident was the victim of fraud after being told by a cell phone caller that she won the Publishers Clearing House Sweepstakes. Police say the victim was told to send $499 to Ryan …

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    27 Jun 17
  • Sibley County Sheriff

    The Sibley County Sheriff’s Office is investigating property damage that left a pickup truck in shambles. At about 1am Wednesday, authorities say they responded to a report of property damage at 23505, 631st Avenue in …

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    27 Jun 17