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  • Hutchinson Tigers

    Confirmed cases of pertussis (whooping cough) have been identified in students throughout the Hutchinson School District. School District officials say the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) is recommending they encourage all persons to be evaluated …

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    25 Nov 16
  • court

    A woman who was convicted of careless driving when she hit and killed a bicyclist in April 2015 was sentenced Tuesday. KSTP reports 26-year-old Emily Givens of Prior Lake was convicted of careless driving, while …

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    23 Nov 16
  • Daniel Heinrich

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota’s chief federal prosecutor is urging other people to draw on the example set by the parents of 11-year-old Jacob Wetterling, whose kidnapping remained unsolved for 27 years until this summer. Fifty-three-year-old …

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    22 Nov 16
  • Renville County Sheriff

    (Sacred Heart MN-) A Montevideo man had a scary time Monday while working in a well shaft but escaped unharmed. The Renville County Sheriff’s Department says 52-year-old Marvin Ellingboe was working in the shaft on …

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    22 Nov 16
  • Daniel Heinrich

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota man who recently confessed to abducting, sexually assaulting and killing 11-year-old Jacob Wetterling 27 years ago is due to be sentenced on a child pornography charge. Fifty-three-year-old Danny Heinrich is …

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    21 Nov 16
  • Fatal Crash

    A Renville County woman died and seven people were injured Friday night in a two-vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 71 near Morton. The State Patrol says 68-year-old Joann Dehncke, of Morton, died in the crash …

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    21 Nov 16
  • Semi in ditch

    As of 4 PM Saturday (Nov 19), all McLeod Co-op Power members had their power restored. Friday’s snow and ice with strong winds had caused hundreds of power outages for Co-op members. Officials say multiple line …

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    20 Nov 16
  • Power Outage

    McLeod Cooperative Power was hit with hundreds of power outages Friday, as a result of the winter storm.   Sue Pawelk says as of this morning (Saturday), about 300 members remain without power, especially in …

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    19 Nov 16