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  • Motorcycle Crash

    A St. Michael man was injured Thursday evening when the motorcycle he was driving crashed with another vehicle in the roundabout north of Hutchinson. The State Patrol says 69-year-old Wayne Smetana was taken to Hutchinson …

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    10 Jun 16
  • Heat Advisory

    The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory today (Friday) from noon utnil 9 p.m. The heat and humidity could make the air feel uncomfortable. The high Friday could reach 94 degrees with the …

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    10 Jun 16
  • Wright County Court

    One man is facing murder charges and two others are accused of aiding and abetting murder in the death of a Buffalo teenager last week in Wright County. Twenty-one-year-old Shawn Tyler Benson of Maple Lake …

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    08 Jun 16
  • crash investigation

    A rear-end crash seriously injured three people just west of Atwater Tuesday afternoon. The State Patrol says 20-year-old Gerald Walther of Grove City, 19-year-old Jose Sauceda of Atwater, and 18-year-old Faith Palmer of Grove City …

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    08 Jun 16
  • Wright County Court

    (Learfield/Buffalo MN)  Formal charges are expected to be filed today (Wednesday) against five people arrested in conjunction with the death of a woman found clinging to life outside a county park near Buffalo last week. …

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    08 Jun 16
  • arrest

    INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say six people have been arrested in the death of a woman who was found critically injured at a park in central Minnesota. The Koochiching County Sheriff’s Office said …

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    07 Jun 16
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton has let a $260 million package of tax relief for farmers, college graduates and parents with childcare costs die without his signature. Dayton spokesman Matt Swenson said …

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    07 Jun 16
  • Wright County Sheriff

    INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say a woman found beaten at a park in central Minnesota has died, and three people have been arrested. Wright County Sheriff Joe Hagerty said in an update posted …

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    06 Jun 16