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    WASHINGTON, DC – the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has issued a disaster declaration for 49 counties in Minnesota, allowing them to be considered for emergency assistance. The USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) has designated …

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    25 Sep 14
  • City of Victoria MN

    A popular music director at a Catholic church in Victoria has been asked to resign after marrying his longtime same-sex partner. Father Bob White leads St. Victoria Catholic Church. Reports say he has notified parishioners …

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    24 Sep 14
  • High Speed Chase

    The man who is alleged to have led a Kandiyohi County sheriff’s deputy on a two-county, high-speed chase Sunday made his first appearance Tuesday in Kandiyohi County District Court on four charges stemming from the …

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    24 Sep 14
  • fentanyl

    Police in west-central Minnesota are warning about potent prescription medications stolen during a pharmacy burglary last week. Authorities say one overdose treated in Stevens County is reportedly connected to the stolen drugs. The Starbuck Police …

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    24 Sep 14
  • Nuttall

    An omnibus hearing and a bail hearing have been set for next month in Wright County District Court for the Hutchinson man charged with kidnapping a Wright County man who remains missing. 28-year-old Robert Otis …

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    23 Sep 14
  • medals and ribbons

    The attorney for suspected military impersonator Richard Rahn wants Kandiyohi County Corrections to do a points study for a future settlement conference. KWLM reports past offenses count against a defendant when it comes to sentencing, …

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    23 Sep 14
  • Homecoming Royalty

    Several area high school are celebrating homecoming this week, including Mayer Lutheran, Glencoe-Silver Lake, Lester Prairie, Holy Trinity of Winsted, and Hutchinson. Coronations for three of those were held last night (Monday). Dain Aarrestad and …

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    23 Sep 14
  • spring wheat

    Minnesota’s spring wheat harvest is nearly complete but is still about 10 days behind the average pace. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Minnesota farmers had 5.4 days suitable for field work last week, …

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    23 Sep 14