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  • ACGC_Falcon

    For the second year in a row the levy for the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School District is decreasing. At their meeting Monday, the West Central Tribune reports the ACGC School Board approved a levy of $2.36-million. …

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    17 Dec 13
  • fire line do not cross

    A house fire in Hutchinson Saturday evening caused an estimated $75,000. Fire Chief Brad Emans says they received a call at about 6:45pm to the home at 1165 13th Avenue Northwest. When crews arrived, the …

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    16 Dec 13
  • Fatal Crash

    A Cokato woman died as a result of injuries she sustained in a two-vehicle crash in Wright County Thursday afternoon. 68-year-old Barbara Cochran was taken to Allina Hospital in Buffalo where she was pronounced dead. …

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    16 Dec 13
  • Theatre

    The Department of Administration has decided to extend the due date for grant applications for the Small Theatre Grants to January 15, 2014. These grants help older theaters across the state upgrade to more modern equipment. …

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    13 Dec 13
  • laptops

    Hutchinson Police are investigating the theft of seven laptop and netbook computers that were taken from the Hutchinson Walmart last month (November). On November 23rd, two males broke into the laptop case and put the …

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    13 Dec 13
  • Willmar PD

    The Willmar Police Department identified the man whose body was found in a Willmar apartment Wednesday morning as 22-year-old Tyler Richards from Stewart, Minnesota. Willmar Police Captain Jim Felt says just before 9:30 in the …

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    12 Dec 13
  • bad-handwriting

    The Cokato Museums’ latest temporary exhibit is now open.   The exhibit is called The Keyboard That Killed Cursive.  At one time, the Palmer Method of penmanship and cursive writing was the norm.  Now our communications are essentially …

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    11 Dec 13
  • dollar signs

    The Hutchinson City Council adopted their 2014 budgets last night (Tuesday). The General Fund Budget is just under $11-million. The tax levy is about $6.6-million. City Controller Andy Reid says the General Fund levy is …

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    11 Dec 13