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  • Ridgewater College Willmar Campus

    To celebrate College Knowledge Month, a statewide effort to provide every graduating high school senior with the preparation, opportunity and support needed to apply to college, Ridgewater College will be waiving the $20 application fee …

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    22 Oct 13
  • Wright County Sheriff

    On Sunday, at 7:27 PM, the Wright County Sheriff’s Office received a call from a 74 year old female stating that her husband had just shot at her with a handgun in their residence, located …

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    22 Oct 13
  • 60 MPH

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation will raise the posted speed limit from 55 mph to 60 mph on the entire length of Highway 75, the majority of Highway 59 and 14 miles of Highway 7 …

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    22 Oct 13
  • Huey

    The Mcleod County Veterans Memorial Park in Hutchinson is expected to have a new arrival for display soon. Officials say a Viet Nam-era Huey helicopter should arrive sometime in the next several days. However, before …

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    22 Oct 13
  • Gravelle

    A Sartell,Minn., man was charged Friday with robbing a string of fast-food restaurants and electronics stores after his ex-wife recognized him on news reports and reported him to police. 34-year-old Douglas Wayne Gravelle is being …

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    19 Oct 13
  • Arson

    The September 23rd fire that extensively damaged the K&M Liquor building in downtown Lake Lillian has been ruled an arson fire by the State Fire Marshal and the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s office. The agencies are …

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    19 Oct 13
  • Ecumen

    (Hutchinson, October 17, 2013) – Ecumen Oaks & Pines, along with other Ecumen communities, has been named one of Minnesota’s Best Places to Work by the Minneapolis-Saint Paul Business Journal for the eighth time.  Ecumen …

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    18 Oct 13
  • Renville County

    A Rural Franklin man was injured in a farm accident yesterday afternoon (Thursday). Officials say 35-year-old Jared Madsen was taken to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale for treatment of numerous, but non-life threatening injuries. …

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    18 Oct 13