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  • Fatal Crash

    A Litchfield woman has died as a result of injuries received in a crash Saturday east of Pennock. The State Patrol says 77-year-old Irene Nistler died Tuesday night. She was a passenger in a pickup …

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    20 Nov 14
  • Employment

    Minnesota employers added 9,500 jobs in October, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).The October gains, combined with September figures that were revised upward by …

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    20 Nov 14
  • court

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A new study finds Minnesota’s DWI courts reduce repeat crimes and save taxpayers about $700,000 a year. Minnesota Public Radio News reports the study looked at courts in nine counties …

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    20 Nov 14
  • MN Department of Revenue

    St. Paul, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Revenue annually releases a list of the preliminary maximum property tax levies that have been reported by local governments and have been passed by local school referenda. Local …

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    19 Nov 14
  • jennie-o logo

    (KWLM/Willmar) More than a month after two dozen people got sick at Jennie-O/Turkey Store in Willmar there’s been no final report on it’s cause, and the city council member who represents that ward isn’t happy. …

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    19 Nov 14
  • Hutchinson Police Cruiser

    A Hutchinson man is charged with failing to register as a predatory offender after he allegedly failed to report his current address to authorities. On Thursday of last week, Hutchinson Police became aware that 37-year-old …

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    19 Nov 14
  • Dean Urdahl

    ST. PAUL – State Rep. Dean Urdahl is returning to his position as chairman of the committee responsible for allocating sales-tax revenue generated by the Legacy Amendment. Urdahl, an Acton Township Republican who recently was …

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    19 Nov 14
  • Joe Nagel

    A recount was held Monday in the McLeod County District 5 Commissioners race and the unofficial results show challenger Joe Nagel maintained his lead over incumbent Commissioner Jon Christensen for the position. Christensen requested the …

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    18 Nov 14