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    A 40-year-old Renville man has been sentenced to 120 days in jail and 5 years of probation for setting fire to an ex-girlfriend’s apartment. Michael Donovan McLaughlin pleaded guilty to 2nd-degree arson in Renville County …

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    04 Oct 11
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    More area high schools are celebrating homecoming this week. BOLD, Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart, Dassel-Cokato, Eden Valley-Watkins, Norwood-Young America, Sibley East, and Glencoe-Silver Lake, are all having activities this week celebrating homecoming. The Glencoe-Silver Lake Panthers host …

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    03 Oct 11
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    A day with wind gusts up to 40 miles an hour did not help authorities responding to a house fire in Hutchinson earlier this week. The Hutchinson Fire Department responded to a call of a …

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    30 Sep 11
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    A former pastor from rural Gibbon had an omnibus hearing in court on Thursday on criminal sexual conduct charges. 52-year-old David E. Radtke is accused of inappropriately touching a 16-year-old foreign exchange student staying in …

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    30 Sep 11
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    A Sauk Rapids woman was killed Wednesday when the motorcycle she was on collided with a deer. 47-year-old Laura Ann Tenvoorde-Behrend died at the scene of the crash at Stearns County Road 155, south of …

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    30 Sep 11
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    A crime alert has been issued, warning residents about farm equipment thefts in Stearns County. Authorities say in Lake George Township, a 22-foot John Deere model 680 chisel plow was taken from a field. In …

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    29 Sep 11
  • Suspects Arrested in Litchfield

    On Tuesday morning, Litchfield Police arrested a 20-year-old Winsted man for possession of burglary tools, giving peace officer false name, obstructing legal process with resistance, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of controlled substance 4th degree, …

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    29 Sep 11
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    Eleven area high schools are celebrating homecoming this week. Three had royalty coronations Monday. Homecoming King for Mayer Lutheran is Grant Noennig and Lindsay Phillips is Queen. For Watertown-Mayer, Dustin Thomas is Homecoming King and …

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    29 Sep 11