Local News
  • Fatal Crash

    A Paynesville woman died after a two-vehicle crash Sunday afternoon in Maple Lake.71-year-old Janice Bowman died from injuries she sustained in the crash.She was a passenger in a vehicle driven by 71-year-old Robert Bowman. He …

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    12 May 14
  • Road Construction

    The intersection at Jefferson Street and Oakland Avenue is now closed to traffic as construction on the second phase of Jefferson Street Southeast in Hutchinson continues. Last week, crews dug the retaining pond in the …

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    12 May 14
  • Zumhofe

    63-year-old Eugene Zumhofe of Cyrus made his first appearance in Kandiyohi County District Court in Willmar Friday on a felony charge of Escape From Custody-Held Pursuant to Lawful Arrest, While on Charge or Conviction or Adjudication.   …

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    09 May 14
  • meet singles

    Police are investigating a 63-year-old Hutchinson woman’s claim that she was the victim of an online scam after handing over a considerable about of money. The victim told police that she had met someone online …

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    09 May 14
  • Wall Cloud in Gaylord

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — A spring storm has dropped several tornadoes on the ground in south-central Minnesota, but no major damage or injuries are reported. Tornado touchdowns were reported near St. James and Lake Crystal …

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    09 May 14
  • Zumhofe

    Eugene Otto Zumhofe, 63, of Cyrus, was sentenced Thursday to more than 25 years in prison for molesting a close female relative over a period of years.The West Central Tribune reports District Judge David Mennis …

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    09 May 14
  • tax crimes

    The Minnesota Department of Revenue announced that the Kandiyohi County Attorney’s Office recently charged 43-year-old Juan Mejia and 42-year-old Martha Mejia, both of Sauk Centre, with sales and income tax-related felonies. Juan and Martha are …

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    09 May 14
  • court

    A Renville man was sentenced Wednesday to a year of probation on two felony charges of synthetic cannabinoid possession for his role in ordering 2.8 pounds of the substance on the Internet and receiving the …

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    08 May 14