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  • Nuttall

    An omnibus hearing and a bail hearing have been set for next month in Wright County District Court for the Hutchinson man charged with kidnapping a Wright County man who remains missing. 28-year-old Robert Otis …

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    23 Sep 14
  • medals and ribbons

    The attorney for suspected military impersonator Richard Rahn wants Kandiyohi County Corrections to do a points study for a future settlement conference. KWLM reports past offenses count against a defendant when it comes to sentencing, …

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    23 Sep 14
  • Homecoming Royalty

    Several area high school are celebrating homecoming this week, including Mayer Lutheran, Glencoe-Silver Lake, Lester Prairie, Holy Trinity of Winsted, and Hutchinson. Coronations for three of those were held last night (Monday). Dain Aarrestad and …

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    23 Sep 14
  • spring wheat

    Minnesota’s spring wheat harvest is nearly complete but is still about 10 days behind the average pace. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Minnesota farmers had 5.4 days suitable for field work last week, …

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    23 Sep 14
  • Renville County

    A family with its roots in Renville County is mourning the loss of two brothers who died days apart, one in a tragic hunting accident. The West Central Tribune reports 53-year-old Ken Novotny of Germantown, …

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    23 Sep 14
  • Thomas Bearson

    FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Police in Fargo are taking charge of the investigation into a missing North Dakota State University student who was last seen over the weekend. Authorities say freshman Tom Bearson, of Sartell, …

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    23 Sep 14
  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s central social service agency will conduct random screenings of child protection decisions made by county officials who receive allegations of abuse. The measure was announced Monday by Gov. Mark …

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    23 Sep 14
  • High Speed Chase

    A 20-year-old Texas man was arrested after fleeing from a Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Deputy in the wee hours of Sunday morning. The pursuit started on Highway 71 in northern Kandiyohi County at about 3am, reached …

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    22 Sep 14