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  • GRHS Bldg

    Glencoe Regional Health Services (GRHS) recently cut $2.3 million in expenses from its budget, the equivalent of 46 full-time positions. The McLeod County Chronicle reports Chief Executive Officer Jon Braband said that last week. Braband …

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    09 Apr 14
  • Brok Junkermeier

    As expected, Brok Junkermeier was sentenced to life in prison this morning (Wednesday) for killing Lila Warwick last summer at her rural Willmar home. The West Central Tribune reports the 19-year-old Willmar man read his …

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    09 Apr 14
  • Hutchinson Police Cruiser

    A Hutchinson man was arrested for probable cause DUI after driving through a lawn, crashing into two vehicles in a driveway, and then hitting a tree in Hutchinson early Sunday morning. 26-year-old Exiquio Raul Lopez …

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    09 Apr 14
  • Brok Junkermeier

    Sentencing is scheduled today (Wednesday) for Brok Junkermeier, who pleaded guilty last week to first-degree premeditated murder in the slaying of Lila Warwick, a 79-year old grandmother and church volunteer from Willmar. The West Central …

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    09 Apr 14
  • Carver County

    WACONIA, Minn. (AP) — The Carver County sheriff’s office says the bodies of a man and a woman have been found in a home in Waconia Township. Sheriff Jim Olson says no suspects are being …

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    09 Apr 14
  • court

    A 30-year-old Hutchinson man made his first court appearance Monday on first- and second-degree drug sale charges for allegedly selling psilocybin mushroom and methamphetamine to CEE-VI Drug Task Force informants on two occasions in 2012. The …

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    08 Apr 14
  • tiara

    The 30th annual Grackle Days wrapped up Sunday in the City of Winthrop, and new Winthrop royalty was crowned as part of the celebration. Miss Winthrop 2014 is Alyssa Tessmer, the daughter of Paul and …

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    07 Apr 14
  • Grow Communities

    (HUTCHINSON, Minn.) Local farmer Eunice Howe has directed a $2,500 donation to the Hutchinson High School FFA. Funded by America’s Farmers Grow Communities, the donation will help the group purchase supplies for its greenhouse and …

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    07 Apr 14