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  • Snow Plow

    A winter storm warning is in effect for the area until noon Tuesday. The National Weather Service says snow will diminish this morning (Monday) with some freezing drizzle possible this afternoon. Snow will return this …

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    04 Mar 13
  • CP Rail

    On Saturday, at about 8:30 in the evening, the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office received a report of and responded with Watkins Fire and Watkins Rescue to a train on fire near mile marker 128 on …

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    04 Mar 13
  • DavidMunizBustos (1)

    A Silver Lake man has been sentenced to life in prison for stabbing his girlfriend at her home in Glencoe last year. 44-year-old David Muniz Bustos was convicted of four murder charges earlier this week, including first-degree murder …

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    01 Mar 13
  • Duebers

      Longtime local-area department store chain Dueber’s is closing all 9 of its stores throughout Minnesota. The first Dueber’s opened in 1946 in Waconia, and at its peak the company had stores in 28 communities. …

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    28 Feb 13
  • hutch tigers

    The Hutchinson School District has announced their “Students of the Month” for February. They are: Freshmen Rachel Haugen and Nathan Myllykangas, Sophomores Elizabeth Vo, Steven Knick, and Disha Patel, Juniors Carissa Tavary and Abbie Nistler, …

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    28 Feb 13
  • Meeker County Sheriff

    An Annandale man is in custody for stealing several vehicles in Meeker and Wright counties and the Meeker County Sheriff is asking citizens with any information regarding the thefts to report the information to the …

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    27 Feb 13
  • School Bus

    Interim Superintendent John Whidby at the Renville County West School District says it could have been a lot worse. KWLM reports at 7:30 this morning a semi hauling a tanker trailer rear-ended an RCW school bus with …

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    25 Feb 13
  • Frosty Hoop

    Light fog overnight Saturday, February 23rd, in Hutchinson, MN, left a crystal coating Sunday morning on the bare trees and, in this case, a lonely basketball hoop.

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    24 Feb 13