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  • gas prices dropping

    (MNN/Minneapolis, MN) — Some Minneapolis drivers are happier after they got to fill up their tank with gas that was less than two-dollars-a-gallon. On Christmas Day, The BP on Lyndale Avenue changed their price for …

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    26 Dec 14
  • logo-mdh

    The Minnesota Department of Health said a third young person has died of influenza as the flu season hits early and hard. The Health Department confirmed the death Wednesday in detailing flu activity around the …

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    26 Dec 14
  • gift

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Jared Brigmon wasn’t kidding when he told his fiancee he needed help carrying her Christmas gift home. Brigmon surprised longtime girlfriend Misty Maurer on Christmas Eve by buying her a …

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    26 Dec 14
  • substitute teachers

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota schools are hurting from a substitute teacher shortage. The Star Tribune reports teachers are heading to class sick and principals are splitting children between classrooms or even taking up teaching duties. …

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    26 Dec 14
  • Hutchinson City Council

    The Hutchinson City Council held their last regular meeting of 2014 Tuesday evening and they had plenty to do. The council approved their 2015 budgets and levies, which included adopting the general fund budget at …

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    24 Dec 14
  • Movie Poster

    (MNN/Undated) — Sony is now allowing some screenings of the controversial film “The Interview” and at least four theaters in Minnesota are participating. Seth Rogen and James Franco’s comedy about an assassination attempt on North …

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    24 Dec 14
  • thin ice on river

    The Wright County Sheriff’s Office is reminding the public that due to recent weather conditions that the ice on area lakes, ponds, rivers, and streams is unsafe. The warm weather and rain has caused the …

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    24 Dec 14
  • crash investigation

    Four teens were injured in a two-vehicle side-swipe type accident Monday night on . Highway 71 and 37th Avenue north of Willmar. The State Patrol says 19-year-old Jayme Hamlander of Hutchinson was driving northbound in the right lane …

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    23 Dec 14