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  • Darek Jon Nelson

    A 24-year-old man is charged with fatally stabbing an 18-year-old woman outside a Montevideo pizza restaurant where they both worked. Darek Jon Nelson was charged Tuesday in Chippewa County in the death of Vinessa Lozano …

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    18 Jan 12
  • Costa Concordia

      The Italian cruise ship shuddered, but the crew aboard the luxury liner assured Ronda Rosenthal of Lakeville and her sister Vivian Shafer that it was a “minor issue” and nothing to worry about. So …

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    17 Jan 12
  • WCSO BADGE_1

    Authorities have released the names of the two snowmobilers whose bodies were recovered yesterday afternoon (Sunday) from a Wright County Lake. They’re identified as 20-year-old Bradley Skafte of Buffalo and 19-year-old Adam Patnode, of Corcoran. …

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    16 Jan 12
  • school bus

    A Glencoe Silver Lake school bus rolled into the ditch Friday sending the driver to the hospital. The accident occurred just after 3 o’clock in the afternoon on County Road 2 near 180th Street south …

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    14 Jan 12
  • emergency lights

    The name of a woman seriously injured in a crash Wednesday morning has been released. 48-year-old Nancy Vanscoik of Sauk Rapids was injured when her vehicle went off the road and struck a tree in …

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    13 Jan 12
  • emergency lights

    A woman was seriously injured Wednesday morning when her vehicle went off the road and struck a tree near Little Rock Lake. Deputies were called at 7:50 a.m. to the crash in Mayhew Lake Township. …

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    12 Jan 12
  • Hutchinson Fire Truck

    This December turned out to be one of the busiest months of the year for the Hutchinson Fire Department in a record-setting year. The Hutchinson Fire Department responded to a new record high of 475 …

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    11 Jan 12
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    The U.S. Agriculture Department announced Monday it will close nearly 260 offices nationwide, a move that won praise for cutting costs but raised concerns about the possible effect on food safety. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack …

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    10 Jan 12