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  • A day after the Swany White Flour Mill went up in flames, Freeport Firefighters were still dousing the smoldering pile of rubble.

    Swany White owner Gary Thelen won’t rebuild the 114-year-old flour mill, but he is considering rebuilding the brand. Central Minnesota’s only flour mill in Freeport burned down Tuesday night, and is a complete loss. According …

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    30 Dec 11
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    WILLMAR — A 32-year-old Grove City man was sentenced Wednesday to 120 days in jail and ordered to pay back the $47,184 he swindled from the Kandiyohi County Recycling Center. The West Central Tribune reports …

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    29 Dec 11
  • Crash Scene

    A couple of crashes occurred in Hutchinson early yesterday afternoon (Monday) on opposite ends of the city, but nearly at the same time. One crash involved two vehicles at Highway 7 West and School Road …

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    27 Dec 11
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    Judge Michael Thompson canceled the Thursday district court hearing for 81-year-old Delbert Edwin Huber of rural Paynesville. The West Central Tribune reports Huber was to have appeared on first- and second-degree murder charges for the …

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    23 Dec 11
  • MN Fire Service Memorial rendering 12-19-111

    Firefighters from across the state gathered Wednesday at Chanhassen Fire Department #1 to announce that they have exceeded their fundraising goal for the construction of a memorial honoring the state’s fallen firefighters, with more than …

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    22 Dec 11
  • Scott Jeffery Roush

    The Lester Prairie Police Department is asking for the publics help in finding a missing person. 45-year-old Scott Jeffrey Roush was last heard from Monday at 8:45am when he told his daughter he was running …

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    21 Dec 11
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    Archer Daniels Midland-Benson Quinn and United Farmers Coop (UFC) Monday announced the formation of a joint venture that will build and operate a grain elevator in Brownton, MN, with a total storage capacity of 3.6 …

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    20 Dec 11
  • renville co sheriff

    Authorities are investigating the death of a 19-year-old man in a goose hunting accident near Danube. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office says it received a 911 call at about 9:45am Saturday. Emergency responders found Nicholas …

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    19 Dec 11