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  • United Way 2011

    United Way of McLeod County Board President Russ Trettin announced recently that the regional non-profit will partner with 35 programs in 2013. The organization recently completed its Community Investment Review for the 2013 funding cycle. …

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    28 May 13
  • McLeod County Veterans Memorial Park

    Many events will be held around the state this long Memorial Day weekend to honor those who died while serving in the armed forces. Government offices and many businesses will be closed today (Monday). There …

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    27 May 13
  • Motorcycle Crash

    A Hutchinson man was taken to a Twin Cities Hospital for treatment of injuries he sustained after crashing the motorcycle he was driving in southwest of Darwin Saturday morning. 63-year-old Roy Nelson was taken to …

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    27 May 13
  • Road Work

    The detour for the bridge work on Highway 5 east of Gaylord will be removed soon after Memorial Day and traffic restrictions from Gaylord to Arlington are expected to follow beginning May 31st, weather permitting. …

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    27 May 13
  • Crash investigation

       A Glenwood man was injured Friday evening when he lost control of the bus he was driving and went into the ditch north of Dassel. 64-year-old Steven Holte was taken to Meeker Memorial Hospital …

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    27 May 13
  • extra patrols

    The kick-off to the long holiday weekend is here, and the State Patrol has a warning for everyone who’ll be traveling. The State Patrol’s Eric Roeske says that there will be extra patrols throughout the …

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    24 May 13
  • vote

    Voters in the Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted Public School District voted down requests for building improvements Thursday. Two questions were on the ballot asking voters to approve two projects for improvement of school facilities at a total …

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    24 May 13
  • Cokato

    The Cokato Museum & Historical Society will host its annual Memorial Day Open House on Monday, May 27, from 9:00 a.m. to Noon. Officials say you can stop by the museum for refreshments before, during, …

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    24 May 13