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  • Road Construction

    Construction on the second phase of Jefferson Street Southeast in Hutchinson is expected to begin next Monday. City officials say work will begin on the retaining pond at the intersection of Jefferson Street and Oakland …

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    23 Apr 14
  • bogus bill

    Hutchinson Police are investigating the allegation that an Elk River woman tried to use a counterfeit 50 dollar bill to pre-pay for gasoline. An employee at Super America on Highway 7 West told police that …

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    22 Apr 14
  • marijuana leaf

    A New Ulm man fighting several felony drug charges after numerous marijuana plants were allegedly discovered in his home is scheduled to be in court today (Tuesday). Attorneys for 33-year-old Jon Hansen II have said …

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    22 Apr 14
  • Robert Warwick

    As he had previously indicated he would, the defense attorney for Robert Warwick has filed a motion seeking a change of venue, to move the teenager’s first-degree murder trial away from Kandiyohi County. In a …

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    22 Apr 14
  • Motorcycle Crash

    A Hutchinson man was hurt in a motorcycle crash involving a deer Sunday night. 20-year-old Jaden Plath was taken to Meeker Memorial Hospital by a private party for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. The Meeker …

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    22 Apr 14
  • groundbreaking

    Groundbreaking is set for this afternoon (Tuesday) for the new hospital in Olivia. Last year it was decided to construct a new 18-bed hospital on the east side of Olivia on the south side of …

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    22 Apr 14
  • Emergency Preparedness kit

    Are you ready for severe weather? This is Severe Weather Awareness week and officials say it’s a great time to make and practice your emergency plan and build an emergency kit.    Two of the most important events during Severe Weather Awareness …

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    21 Apr 14
  • Fatal Crash

    A Watkins woman died in a three vehicle head-on crash Saturday afternoon in Cass County. 38-year-old Jackie Boulton died at the scene. The State Patrol says she was a passenger in a vehicle driven by …

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    21 Apr 14