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    There were no injuries reported during a high speed chase between Willmar and Spicer Sunday afternoon. A 2017 Kawasaki Ninja Motorcycle was driving up to 124 miles per hour during the chase on Minnesota Highway …

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    17 Apr 17
  • MN DNR

    REDWOOD COUNTY — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will collect and analyze water samples from about 90 wells in Redwood County this summer. DNR staff will contact county residents to request permission for well …

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    17 Apr 17
  • road construction ahead

    MANKATO – MNDOT says Highway 15 in the city of New Ulm will be under construction beginning May 1. Traffic traveling through the city will be detoured to 20th Street/Nicollet County Road 37 and Highway …

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    17 Apr 17
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    (Learfield News Service/Hennepin County, MN) — Health officials are working to find out how three children in Hennepin County contracted the measles. Two of the children ultimately had to be hospitalized, and all three had …

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    14 Apr 17
  • road construction ahead

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN)  The Minnesota Department of Transportation has kicked off the road construction season by announcing more than 200 road and bridge construction projects in 2017 with a price-tag of about $1 …

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    14 Apr 17
  • Ridgewater College Hutchinson Campus

    WILLMAR — Ridgewater College President Douglas Allen plans to continue to advocate for higher education and for Ridgewater College, even after he leaves his post on June 30. Allen and Minnesota State Chancellor Steven Rosenstone …

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    14 Apr 17
  • Hutchinson Police Cruiser

    Hutchinson Police are investigating a purchase in which bogus bills were used to buy a vacuum cleaner at the local Walmart. On Tuesday, an employee reported to police that an African-American man bought a Dyson …

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    13 Apr 17
  • Hotel Site

    Hutchinson city officials are still working on bringing a new hotel to the northeast quadrant of land at the intersection of Highways 7 and 15. The proposal was first brought to the council about a …

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    13 Apr 17