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  • flat tire

    Hutchinson Police are investigating property damage that was reported by a local car dealership Thursday afternoon. Authorities say a total of 17 vehicles in the northwestern area of the Jay Malone parking lot had tires …

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    19 Sep 14
  • Pigeon Lake

    Islands in Pigeon Lake in Meeker County have been closed to public access following the discovery of virulent Newcastle Disease Virus (vNDV) in double-crested cormorants. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources made the decision when …

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    19 Sep 14
  • Employment

    Minnesota employers added 6,100 jobs in August, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). The August gains, combined with July figures that were revised from …

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    19 Sep 14
  • Hennepin County Govt Center

    Authorities say a man who escaped from a Hennepin County Courtroom Thursday after being convicted of attempted second-degree murder was taken into custody early Friday morning. A $5,000 reward had been offered by the Hennepin …

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    19 Sep 14
  • mayor

    RICHMOND, Minn. (AP) — The former mayor of Richmond and ex-manager of the town’s amateur baseball team has been arrested on suspicion of stealing money from the team. WJON-AM reports 42-year-old Scott Kron (krohn) was …

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    19 Sep 14
  • garage

    A Hutchinson woman was injured as she was trying to help her husband park their car in the garage Monday morning. 83-year-old Marian Magee was taken to Hutchinson Health for treatment. Hutchinson Police say she …

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    18 Sep 14
  • MnDot Snowplow

     More than 90 snowplow operators are currently participating in an intensive training program to prepare them for the worst road conditions a typical Minnesota winter has to offer. The training session began Monday, Sept. 15, and runs …

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    18 Sep 14
  • Meeker County Courthouse

    Sentencing has been rescheduled for the 58-year-old man who allegedly blocked traffic on November 2013 west of Grove City and attacked two people. The West Central Tribune reports William Richard Dugan of Grove City was …

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    18 Sep 14