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  • Litchfield Downtown Study

    WILLMAR, Minn. – The public is invited to attend an open house on Tuesday(Feb. 16) to discuss the 2019 reconstruction project involving downtown Litchfield. The open house is from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. in the lobby area next …

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    15 Feb 16
  • chickens

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis has made it easier to keep chickens in the city. The Star Tribune reports the changes were approved Friday. A requirement for a neighbor’s signature for owning six or fewer chickens, …

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    15 Feb 16
  • Scalia

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Governor Mark Dayton has ordered that U.S. and Minnesota state flags be flown at half-staff in honor and remembrance of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia. The Democratic governor’s order applies …

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    15 Feb 16
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota health officials are reviewing their water quality testing after discovering they evaluated samples at temperatures too hot to detect some chemical contaminants. Testing for chemicals like fertilizer, cyanide and …

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    12 Feb 16
  • democratic debate

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders vigorously agreed. Except when they didn’t. The rivals spent much of Thursday’s sixth Democratic presidential debate in Milwaukee in a respectful discussion of their marginal differences on …

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    12 Feb 16
  • 500 Block of Harmony Lane

    A report clears a McLeod County Deputy of any wrongdoing in the fatal shooting of 49-year-old Luverne Roy Christensen in November. Hutchinson Police responded to a verbal disturbance and Christensen threatened officers before shooting an …

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    11 Feb 16
  • Fatal Crash

    (MNN/Rogers, MN) — Several lanes of Interstate 94 were closed near Rogers Wednesday morning after a semi left the westbound roadway and crashed. The driver, whose name has not been released, was killed. Minnesota Department …

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    11 Feb 16
  • court

    In an alcohol and drug-induced haze of aggression, a rural Kandiyohi man chased three of his family members with a tire iron and threatened to kill them, according to criminal charges. The West Central Tribune …

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    11 Feb 16