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  • Wright County Sheriff

    (Albertville, MN) — An investigation is ongoing after a standoff in Albertville ended tragically. MNN reports authorities in Wright County reported Sunday afternoon that a suicidal man was held up in a home near the …

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    18 Aug 14
  • Fatal Crash

    Authorities have released the name of the motorcyclist killed in a head-on crash in Montrose Thursday morning. 21-year-old Robert Brau of Willmar died at the scene. The State Patrol says a car driven by a …

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    16 Aug 14
  • Fatal Crash

    A 17-year-old female is facing possible charges after a head-on crash in Montrose Thursday morning. Wright County Sheriff Joe Hagerty reports that just after 9:30, the Wright County Dispatch Center received a 911 call reporting …

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    15 Aug 14
  • school board

    Yesterday (Tuesday), was the last day for candidates to file to run for election to the Hutchinson School Board. Three positions are up for election. Six have filed. Current board members Byron Bettenhausen and Josh …

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    13 Aug 14
  • Election Results

    Unofficial results are in for the Minnesota primary election. Hennepin County commissioner Jeff Johnson has captured the Republican nomination for Minnesota governor over three major rivals. Tuesday’s victory means Johnson advances to a fall showdown …

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    13 Aug 14
  • Stabbing

    On Saturday morning, just before 10am, the Litchfield Police Department responded to a report of a stabbing in the 400 block of South Davis Avenue in the City of Litchfield. The Litchfield Police Department apprehended …

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    12 Aug 14
  • crash investigation

    A two vehicle head-on injury crash north of Hutchinson this afternoon (Friday) sent one person to the hospital. 49-year-old Kara Youngquist of Cottage Grove, Minnesota, was taken to Hutchinson Health for treatment of non-life threatening …

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    08 Aug 14
  • Scam Alert

    McLeod County Sheriff Scott Rehmann has issued a warning that there have been reports of a scam targeting county residents. Rehmann says notices have been sent through the mail notifying recipients that they are “The …

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    07 Aug 14