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  • Coffee

    Meeker County Sheriff Brian Cruze is inviting residents to four upcoming “Coffee with the Sheriff” events. They are scheduled as follows:  Thursday, April 19, 2018, 8 – 9 a.m. at Darwin City Hall, 305 E Curran …

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    17 Apr 18
  • Bloodmobile

    The Red Cross Bloodmobile is in the area again this week (April 16). Today (Monday, April 16), donors can give blood in Chaska at the VFW from noon until 6pm. On Tuesday, the Bloodmobile is …

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    16 Apr 18
  • NAFTA

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s two largest export markets are touting the benefits of the North American Free Trade Agreement. Minnesota Public Radio reports that Canadian Consul General Paul Connors and Mexican Consul Gerardo …

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    16 Apr 18
  • Prince's Estate

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — As the second anniversary of Prince’s death approaches, the rock star’s heirs have yet to collect a dollar of his estimated $200 million estate. But bankers, lawyers and consultants have earned millions …

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    16 Apr 18
  • Snow Plow

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A deadly storm system is moving east after dumping 2 feet of snow in parts of the Upper Midwest and battering areas farther south with powerful winds and even tornadoes. Another 230 …

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    16 Apr 18
  • Emergency

    HUTCHINSON, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say an explosion at the 3M Co. plant in Hutchinson injured three people, one of them seriously. Hutchinson Police Chief Daniel Hatten says a piece of equipment malfunctioned about 1:30 …

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    13 Apr 18
  • City of Hutchinson

    Due to the pending weather (Friday, April 13), the City of Hutchinson will be delaying its annual spring cleanup event (White Goods, Hard Goods and Electronic Pick-Up) one week to Saturday, April 21, 2018. Officials …

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    13 Apr 18
  • crash investigation

    A rural Winthrop man was injured in Gibbon Tuesday after his vehicle left the road and hit a building head-on. The Sibley County Sheriff’s Office says 60-year-old Roger Holm suffered moderate injuries and was taken …

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    13 Apr 18