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  • Mississippi River Search

    The search continues on the Mississippi River for a man that went missing last Friday. Just after 6PM, the Wright County Sheriff’s Office received a report of male subject who went missing while tubing on …

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    12 Aug 11
  • Renville County Authorities Released Identity Killed Gravel Pit Worker

    Renville County authorities have released the identity of the worker killed in an industrial-type accident in a gravel pit near Fairfax on Tuesday. 24-year-old Aaron Kaufmann of Hutchinson died at the scene. Authorities say he …

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    12 Aug 11
  • One Hundred Sticks of Old Dynamite Discovered on Farm

    About one hundred sticks of old dynamite was discovered on a farm northeast of Hector Tuesday. Renville County Sheriff Scott Hable says it’s believed the dynamite may have been inside the outbuilding for more than …

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    12 Aug 11
  • Kanabec County is Included in Disaster Declaration

    Kanabec County is now included in a federal disaster declaration for Public Assistance (PA) to repair infrastructure damaged during severe storms, flooding and tornadoes July 1st through July 11th. FEMA officials say state and local …

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    12 Aug 11
  • Fatal Crash

    A Sleepy Eye woman was killed and several people were injured in a crash on Brown County Road 29 Saturday morning. It happened at about 9:45am at the intersection with County Road 8. Authorities say …

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    09 Aug 11
  • River Search

    On Friday, just after 6PM, the Wright County Sheriff’s Office received a report of male subject who went missing while tubing on the Mississippi river east of Kadler Av NE. Search crews from the Wright …

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    09 Aug 11
  • Operating Levy

    The Hutchinson School District will be asking district residents to continue the current operating levy that will expire this year. The School Board last night (Tuesday) passed a resolution to first: have the polling place …

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    08 Aug 11
  • Tainted Turkey/Jennie-O

    Jennie-O Turkey Store is not involved in the recall this week of 36 million pounds of ground turkey. Minnesota-based Cargill is the producer of the ground turkey, which has been recalled after a drug-resistant strain …

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    05 Aug 11