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  • bicycling

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation has published an updated edition of the state’s bicycle map, the first since 2001.  Available both in paper and electronic format, the free map provides bicycle accommodations across the state, …

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    22 Aug 13
  • Jack Klatt

    The first ever Blues n Bikes Festival is this coming weekend. The event is being held Sunday, August 25th, from noon until 6pm at the Silver Lake Athletic Compound and will feature 3 blues bands, …

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    21 Aug 13
  • slow driver

    The Minnesota Court of Appeals will not return the drivers license of a man who lost it for driving too slowly. The court ruled that Gary Constans’ slow driving creates danger for other drivers. The …

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    21 Aug 13
  • Princess Kay

     This year, Minnesota’s dairy industry will kick off the great Minnesota Get-Together by celebrating a very special milestone: the coronation of 60th Princess Kay of the Milky Way. On Wednesday evening, August 21, reigning Princess Kay …

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    21 Aug 13
  • Fatal Crash

    An Elk River man died after a motorcycle crash in Wright County Saturday evening. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office says 52-year-old Randal Stevens was eastbound on Wright County Road 123 in Silver Creek Township when …

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    20 Aug 13
  • Millner-Heritage

     A wine made in Kimball,MN won high honors at the fifth annual International Cold Climate Wine Competition held Friday at the University of Minnesota. The 2012 Little Iza wine from Millner Heritage Vineyard and Winery …

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    20 Aug 13
  • Talent Winners

    McLeod County Talent ContestThe McLeod County Talent Contest was an exciting show this year at the Fairgrounds in Hutchinson on Sunday, August 18th. Here are the winners:Preteen: !st Place and State Fair winner: Meg McCormick …

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    19 Aug 13
  • apples

    Two people were hospitalized Sunday afternoon after a hydraulic lift tipped over in Nicollet County. The accident occurred at the Larry Bruegger residence in Nicollet Township shortly before 2:30pm. Authorities say Bruegger and his family …

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    19 Aug 13