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    Fire destroyed a rural Darwin home early Sunday morning. No one was home at the time of the fire that occurred just before 4:30 Sunday morning at the home that was being rented by 61-year-old …

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    21 Feb 12
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    A Hutchinson man was taken to the hospital after his semi left the roadway and rolled over Monday night in Nicollet County. 30-year-old Isaiah Schroeder was taken to a Mankato Hospital for treatment of non-life …

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    21 Feb 12
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    Residents in Wright County have the opportunity this spring to learn about law enforcement. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office Citizen Law Enforcement Academy is being offered this spring, free of charge. Officials say classes are …

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    21 Feb 12
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    A 10-year-old North St. Paul boy is being honored as a hero for rescuing his friend from a Wisconsin river. Sen. Amy Klobuchar gave Antonio Vandal a national Boy Scouts award on Saturday. The National …

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    20 Feb 12
  • Meeker co sheriff badge

    Two suspects, a 29-year-old woman from Grove City and a 31-year-old man from Raymond, are facing drug charges after being arrested last week in Grove City. Both are being held in the Meeker County Jail. …

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    20 Feb 12
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    A Minneapolis woman was not hurt when she was forced to land a plane in a plowed field near Hamburg in Carver County over the weekend. Carver County Sheriff Jim Olson says the incident happened …

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    20 Feb 12
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    HUTCHINSON – A 10-minute play titled “The Seesaw” has earned its author, Drew Hampton, Ridgewater Theatre faculty, national recognition. The play was named as one of 18 finalists last fall at The Source Festival in …

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    17 Feb 12
  • drought

    Because of a drought that’s affecting nearly all of Minnesota, state officials are telling farmers it’s time to consider crop insurance. The standard deadline is less than one month away. Farmers must finalize a plan …

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    17 Feb 12