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  • Ridgewater College Hutchinson Campus

    Ridgewater College was named the 41st top community college in the nation out of 1,655 colleges by the Washington Monthly in August of 2013. Entering into 2014, Ridgewater College has been selected as one of 150 …

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    12 Feb 14
  • no chickens

    Hutchinson residents will not be allowed to raise chickens in their backyards anytime soon. The Hutchinson City Council Tuesday night approved a motion that denied adopting a chicken ordinance that if approved, would have allowed …

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    12 Feb 14
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    While expressing concerns about the potential costs, the Renville County Board of Commissioners agreed Tuesday to pursue licensing from the Department of Health for overnight camping in county parks along the Minnesota River. The West …

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    12 Feb 14
  • Officer Involved Shooting

    A Dassel man has been charged and a complaint summons was signed Monday (Feb 10th) against him for his involvement in a police officer involved shooting that occurred at an apartment in Hutchinson in October …

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    11 Feb 14
  • Olivia

    What Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox are to Bemidji, or the World’s Largest Ball of Twine is to Darwin, the Corn Monument is to Olivia, and possibly much more. The West Central Tribune …

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    10 Feb 14
  • Hwy 212

    Authorities have identified the man and woman fatally shot after a high-speed police chase that ended in Eden Prairie Friday.  MNN reports 36-year-old Matthew Vincent Serbus and 34-year-old Dawn Marie Pfister died as a result …

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    10 Feb 14
  • Ronald James Andersen

    The attorney for the Echo man accused of trying to hire someone to kill or injure witnesses against him in a burglary case want him examined to see if he’s mentally competent to stand trial. …

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    08 Feb 14
  • BCA

    The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) is investigating an officer involved shooting which took place Friday morning on Highway 212 near Dell Road in Eden Prairie following a pursuit which began in Carver County. …

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    08 Feb 14