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  • Hutchinson Tigers

    The Hutchinson School Board approved adoption of the 2017-payable 2018 final levy. The total levy is just under $6.97-million, which is an increase of nearly $402,000 or 6.1 percent over the current levy. Superintendent Daron …

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    12 Dec 17
  • Prison

    (Learfield News Service/Undated) — A Paynesville man is going to spend more than a decade behind bars after he confessed to sexually abusing a five-year-old boy. Cody Kelso was recently sentenced to 12 years in …

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    12 Dec 17
  • Testing for CWD

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Tests found no chronic wasting disease in more than 11,000 deer shot by hunters in north-central, central and southeastern Minnesota this fall, and officials say it gives them confidence that the fatal …

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    12 Dec 17
  • shooting

    WAITE PARK, Minn. (AP) — Prosecutors have charged a St. Cloud man jailed in North Dakota with murder in a fatal shooting at an apartment in central Minnesota. Twenty-year-old Desmond Ormandy Barzey was charged Monday …

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    12 Dec 17
  • Meeker County Sheriff Brian Cruze Badge

    A Litchfield man has been arrested in connection with a burglary that was reported in Dassel Township on Friday. Shortly after 1pm on Friday, the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a burglary …

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    11 Dec 17
  • Arrest

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Authorities in North Dakota are holding a 20-year-old man after another man was fatally shot at an apartment in central Minnesota. Police say the shooting happened in Waite Park near …

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    11 Dec 17
  • Fatal Crash

    REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. (AP) — The State Patrol says a head-on crash in southwestern Minnesota has killed three people, including a toddler. Authorities say 34-year-old Shaunna Kraft of Lakefield was trying to pass another vehicle …

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    11 Dec 17
  • court

    (Learfield News Service/Becker County, MN) — The Becker County Sheriff’s Office says Two Park Rapids, Minnesota, men are facing charges after being accused of selling cattle they didn’t own. Prosecutors have charged 49-year-old Bret Ricardo …

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    11 Dec 17