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  • Arndt

    Interim Hutchinson City Councior Bill Arndt is the only candidate to have filed for the city council position left open by former councilor and now mayor Gary Forcier. The filing deadline closed Tuesday and unless …

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    25 Feb 15
  • Hutchinson Police Cruiser

    A Hutchinson man is facing possible child pornography charges linked with an investigation that began with the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension. Hutchinson Police say based on a tip, the BCA began an investigation and …

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    25 Feb 15
  • President Obama

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has vetoed a Republican bill forcing construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline.The White House sent notice of the veto to the Senate on Tuesday, shortly after the bill …

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    25 Feb 15
  • methamphetamine

    A Lester Prairie man was arrested and charged for having methamphetamine last Friday evening after a traffic stop in Lester Prairie. 28-year-old Chad Thomas Woodall has been charged with one felony count of methamphetamine crimes …

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    24 Feb 15
  • Red Cross Volunteers

    American Red Cross volunteers are helping 11 people from two families, including four adults and seven children, after a home fire Sunday in the 100 block of Main St. East in Silver Lake, Minn. There were …

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    24 Feb 15
  • Ebola Outbreak

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota will likely continue to monitor travelers from West Africa until the Ebola outbreak has been officially declared over, despite a recent slowdown in new cases abroad. Minnesota Public Radio …

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    24 Feb 15
  • Mall of America dollar bills

    BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — Shoppers at the Mall of America seem undeterred after hearing about a video purportedly made by al-Qaida-linked rebels that urges Muslims to attack shopping malls. The video specifically mentions the Bloomington …

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    24 Feb 15
  • Silver Lake Fire

    An early morning fire heavily damaged a former parochial school — now a home — in Silver Lake Sunday morning. Silver Lake Fire Chief Dale Kosek tells the McLeod County Chronicle that the fire apparently …

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    23 Feb 15