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  • Fire

    A fire late Saturday evening in Fairfax caused damage to one building and two other buildings alongside it. At just after 11:30, the Fairfax Fire Department was dispatched to a building at 120 Park St. …

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    11 May 15
  • GSL

    Glencoe-Silver Lake School District residents will go to the polls tomorrow (Tuesday) to vote on a $24-million-plus building bond issue.The McLeod County Chronicle reports that if successful, the bond would fund the relocating of the …

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    11 May 15
  • Fatal Crash

    A Hutchinson man is dead after a crash east of Hutchinson Sunday morning that involved three vehicles. 81-year-old George Horrmann Jr. was pronounced dead at HCMC. The State Patrol says he was a passenger in …

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    11 May 15
  • Wright County Sheriff

    Two men, one of them an off-duty Elk River police officer, were found dead in an apparent double homicide Saturday night. According to a news release from the Wright County Sheriff’s Office, the officer, identified …

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    11 May 15
  • police body camera

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s Senate is setting up a clash with the House over body cameras and license plate readers. Senators were originally set to debate only license plate readers, an area the …

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    08 May 15
  • A worker wearing a protection suit cull chickens at a poultry farm where the bird flu virus had been found in Takanabe Town, Miyazaki prefecture January 31, 2011

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Board of Animal Health says two more Minnesota turkey flocks have tested presumptive for bird flu. The farms are in Kandiyohi and Swift counties. The number of birds …

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    08 May 15
  • Road Construction

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation encourages the public to attend an open house informational meeting regarding construction on U.S. Highway 12 from Atwater to Litchfield, which includes a detour. According to a news release from …

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    07 May 15
  • JohnCarlson

    Former Litchfield and Minnesota Vikings Standout John Carlson is calling it a career.  The Tight End announced his retirement from Pro Football this week after a 7 year career.  Carlson’s announcement was a bit of …

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    07 May 15