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  • Jaunich

    Come January, the city of Hutchinson will have a new city administrator. The city council Tuesday night approved entering into an employment contract with Matthew Jaunich. Jaunich will be paid $103,000 annually under the agreement. …

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    10 Dec 14
  • Hutchinson Tigers

    The Hutchinson School Board held their “truth in taxation” hearing this week after which, they approved the district’s 2014, payable 2015 tax levy. The board adopted the levy, which is a 6.55 percent increase over …

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    10 Dec 14
  • Fatal Crash

    (Maple Plain, MN) — Local and state authorities are investigating a deadly crash in Maple Plain. The West Hennepin Public Safety Department says two pickup trucks collided head-on yesterday afternoon (Tuesday) on Highway 12, just …

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    10 Dec 14
  • iPhone

    A Washington state man has been charged with theft after allegedly stealing four Apple iPhones from the Hutchinson Best Buy Friday evening. 22-year-old Abdi Mohamud Wasuge is charged with one felony count of theft and …

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    09 Dec 14
  • Schroeder

    NEW ULM, Minn. (AP) — A 51-year-old New Ulm woman whose body was found in the woods last month died of hypothermia. That’s according to a preliminary autopsy report released by New Ulm police. The …

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    09 Dec 14
  • Timothy Huber

    The Minnesota Court of Appeals in a split decision has upheld the second-degree murder conviction of 48-year-old Timothy Huber for his role in the October 2011 killing of 43-year-old Timothy Larson. Huber, of Paynesville, was …

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    09 Dec 14
  • Fatal Crash

    A Litchfield man is dead and six others were injured in a head-on crash in Meeker County Sunday evening. 37-year-old Fidencio Ramirez Rojas died at the scene. The State Patrol says he was driving eastbound …

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    08 Dec 14
  • Emergency

    NORTH MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — Police say a man shot and wounded himself after a chase in the Mankato area. The North Mankato Police Department says officers were called about 11:30 p.m. Saturday on suspicion …

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    08 Dec 14