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  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton has directed his agriculture department to move forward with its proposal for reducing nitrate levels in groundwater in farm country, despite an effort by GOP lawmakers to …

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    12 Jun 18
  • Bloodmobile

    The Red Cross Bloodmobile is in the area again this week (June 11). On Tuesday (June 12), donors can give blood in Hutchinson at Peace Lutheran Church from noon until 6pm. On Wednesday, the Bloodmobile …

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    11 Jun 18
  • Motorcycle Crash

    FOREST CITY, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota State Patrol says a South Dakota man has died in a motorcycle crash in central Minnesota. The crash happened around 9:30 p.m. Saturday on Highway 22 in Meeker …

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    11 Jun 18
  • Prince

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Friends of Prince are honoring the musician’s legacy with the gift of music for one Minneapolis middle school. WCCO-TV reports that the In a Perfect World Foundation has given Anwatin Middle School …

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    11 Jun 18
  • Cokato 1968

    The Cokato Museum is opening of its newest temporary exhibition, Cokato, 1968, today (Friday, June 8). Museum officials say the exhibition was inspired by the Minnesota Historical Society’s Minnesota 1968 Project and will look at the Cokato …

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    08 Jun 18
  • McLeod County Highway Department

    McLeod County has begun spraying for noxious weeds and brush along County roads. Officials say the majority of the weeds are thistle and wild parsnip. County Maintenance Superintendent Elvis Voigt says road ditch mowing will …

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    08 Jun 18
  • Hutchinson Tigers

    Five partnerships have each been awarded $95,000 Youth Skills Training (YST) grants to develop and implement paid-learning opportunities for students 16 years of age and older. The grants are part of a new Minnesota Department …

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    08 Jun 18
  • Gregory Scheel

    (West Central Tribune/Montevideo, MN) — Thirty-four-year-old Gregory Allen Scheel, who has been charged with murdering his grandparents in Paynesville in March, had two court appearances Thursday. The West Central Tribune reports the first, in Stearns …

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    08 Jun 18