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  • Voter ID Sign

    Voters will decide in November whether government-issued photo identification should be required when voting in Minnesota, after lawmakers approved the ballot measure Wednesday and ended a years-long dispute. The Senate approved the measure Wednesday afternoon …

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    05 Apr 12
  • Jacobs Law Signing

    Governor Mark Dayton signed “Jacob’s Law” Wednesday afternoon. The new law directs law enforcement to notify both parents if a child is the victim of neglect, physical abuse, or sexual abuse occurring outside the family. …

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    05 Apr 12
  • NYA Steuwe 52

    The Minnesota State Football Coaches Association has announced the rosters for the 2012 Minnesota High School football all star game. Three area players and two coaches will be taking part in the game. The only …

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    05 Apr 12
  • Speaking About Library Books...

    Doug Ohman will be speaking at the Hutchinson Public Library on Monday, April 9th at 7:00 p.m. With his new book, Libraries of Minnesota, experts say Ohman will take you on a trip back in …

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    04 Apr 12
  • NTSB

    The National Transportation Safety Board is now investigating the motor home crash in Kansas that killed five members of a Minnesota family. The agency is investigating laws that allowed a 17-year-old to drive the 57,000-pound …

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    04 Apr 12
  • Energy Rebate Program

    The Hutchinson HRA announces availability of a new HRA energy rebate program for owner occupied homes located in Hutchinson. Officials say the program provides up to a $250 energy rebate when using the Community Fix …

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    04 Apr 12
  • Ridgewater Instructor Receives Award

    Sam Nelson, History Instructor at Ridgewater College, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar grant to teach at the Kazan Institute of Economics, Management, and Law for the entire 2012-13 academic year. That’s according to the …

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    04 Apr 12
  • Health

    A variety of elements went into the latest county health rankings in Minnesota. Minnesota Commissioner of Health, Doctor Ed Ehlinger, says counties were ranked in two categories: health outcomes and health factors. He says 10% …

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    03 Apr 12