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    A nearby domestic situation caused the lock down of the Rockford Middle School yesterday morning (Monday) as a precautionary measure. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office says they responded to a report of a domestic dispute …

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    20 Sep 11
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    Authorities are investigating the theft of 150 pigs reported stolen from a farm in southeast Minnesota. The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Department was called Friday to a farm near the town of Lafayette. The owner of …

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    20 Sep 11
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    The first frost of the season was early this year in the Hutchinson area. The National Weather Service had issued a frost warning for the area and Mother Nature came through with a chilly Thursday …

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    15 Sep 11
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    The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency urges those who live near or downwind of the Pagami Creek fire in northeastern Minnesota to take precautions to reduce exposure if the smell of smoke or haze is present. …

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    15 Sep 11
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    A Monticello woman has died as the result of a two-vehicle crash late Tuesday morning. 93-year-old Edna Arnold was taken to North Memorial Medical Center where she died. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office says Arnold …

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    15 Sep 11
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    A Willmar area family is mourning the loss of a loved one who was killed in action in Afghanistan on Friday. The West Central Tribune reports the family of Army Spec. Christopher David Horton received …

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    14 Sep 11
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    Four people were injured in a crash on Highway 15 in Nicollet County Sunday evening. The crash happened just after 6 at the intersection with County Road 5 just north of New Ulm. Authorities say …

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    12 Sep 11
  • Sunrise Sept 9th

    The sun rises today (Monday) on what is expected to be the last of the hot days this summer. While the forecast for the Hutchinson area calls for a high around 90 today, considerably cooler …

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    12 Sep 11