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  • hoodie

    Police are looking for a suspect accused of absconding with a table full of Nike hoodies from a Hutchinson department store Monday evening. Police say the thief took about 20 of the garments, with an …

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    12 Dec 14
  • Harlan Madsen

    Kandiyohi County Commissioner Harlan Madsen, of Lake Lillian, received the Association of Minnesota Counties’ President’s Award for his service and leadership in county government during the AMC’s annual conference December 8th in St. Cloud. AMC …

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    12 Dec 14
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Health says flu is now widespread in Minnesota, a sign that this year’s influenza season will be harsher than most. Influenza has been detected in four …

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    12 Dec 14
  • air quality

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The southern half of Minnesota is under an air pollution health advisory until early Sunday morning. The state Pollution Control Agency says warmer temperatures, moisture and light winds are causing …

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    12 Dec 14
  • Wright County

    The Wright County Attorney’s Office says charges have been filed in connection with the traffic death of a Willmar man last summer. The state patrol says on the morning of August 14th, a 17-year-old girl …

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    11 Dec 14
  • influenza

    (MNN/Owatonna, MN) — A high school student in Steele county is dead following complications related to the flu. Owatonna High School senior Shannon Zwanziger had been battling flu related symptoms and a sore throat for …

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    11 Dec 14
  • Plum Creek Library System

    While serving as director of the Plum Creek Library System, Mark Ranum is alleged to have used the regional library system’s credit card for unauthorized personal purchases totaling $21,697.84 during a 14-month period. The West …

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    11 Dec 14
  • fire line do not cross

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Police say an 85-year-old woman hospitalized since a St. Cloud house fire last month has died. The Hennepin County medical examiner’s office says Sally Douglas died Monday night at Hennepin …

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    11 Dec 14