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  • court

    The 31-year-old Litchfield man charged with felony counts of first- and second-degree attempted murder for allegedly stabbing a woman appeared Tuesday for a pre-trial hearing in Meeker County District Court. The West Central Tribune reports …

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    30 Oct 14
  • MN Security Hospital

    ST. PETER, Minn. (AP) — A man who pleaded guilty to killing another patient at the Minnesota Security Hospital has been sentenced to 17 years in prison. Thirty-two-year-old Darnell Whitefeather was accused of stomping on …

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    30 Oct 14
  • Capitol Tree

    CASS LAKE, Minn. (AP) — A white spruce from north-central Minnesota is about to hit the road to Washington where it will become the U.S. Capitol Christmas tree. The 88-foot-tall tree from the Chippewa National …

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    30 Oct 14
  • Arson

    WILLMAR — The 51-year-old rural Atwater woman charged in the fire that destroyed her business, K & M Liquor Store in Lake Lillian, waived an omnibus hearing Tuesday in Kandiyohi County District Court. The West …

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    29 Oct 14
  • Seneca(2014)

    ARLINGTON, Minn. (AP) — City officials say Seneca Foods plans to close a vegetable canning plant in Arlington in southern Minnesota. Arlington Mayor Jim Kreft says representatives from Seneca’s regional office told employees of the …

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    29 Oct 14
  • Winstock 2015

    The lineup for the 2014 Winstock County Music Festival has been announced. Click the Winstock logo for complete festival information.

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    28 Oct 14
  • Emergency

    Authorities have released the name of the man that died after being run over by a combine in Renville County yesterday (Monday). He’s identified as 65-year-old Eugene Schwitters of Clara City. The sheriff’s office says …

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    28 Oct 14
  • Fire

    More than 12-thousand pigs are dead after a weekend fire at a hog farm near Truman in south-central Minnesota. Firefighters from ten departments battled the blaze for seven hours Saturday and no injuries were reported. …

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    28 Oct 14