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  • Talent Winners

    McLeod County Talent ContestThe McLeod County Talent Contest was an exciting show this year at the Fairgrounds in Hutchinson on Sunday, August 18th. Here are the winners:Preteen: !st Place and State Fair winner: Meg McCormick …

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    19 Aug 13
  • apples

    Two people were hospitalized Sunday afternoon after a hydraulic lift tipped over in Nicollet County. The accident occurred at the Larry Bruegger residence in Nicollet Township shortly before 2:30pm. Authorities say Bruegger and his family …

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    19 Aug 13
  • BAM

    A former Bemidji police chief riding in the Bicycle Around Minnesota tour was injured when he was hit by a car Friday morning north of Paynesville. The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office says the accident happened …

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    19 Aug 13
  • Kawasaki Mule

    The 141st McLeod County Fair came to a close Sunday night. One of the last orders of business was the annual drawing for the vehicle. This year’s winner: Jonathan Quast of Winsted.  Jonathan is the …

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    19 Aug 13
  • SMBSC

    A Minnesota Pollution Control Agency investigation is under way into a fish kill in West Fork Beaver Creek south of Danube in Renville County. The M-P-C-A believes the cause of the low dissolved oxygen is …

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    19 Aug 13
  • Baird

    The Hutchinson City Council this week approved the sale of 2.2-million dollars in general obligation bonds, which the revenue will be used for city improvements.Baird of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, was awarded the sale as the underwriter. …

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    16 Aug 13
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    Here are some photos from the 2013 Mcleod County Fair in Hutchinson:  

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    16 Aug 13
  • Robert Warwick

    An August 30th hearing to certify 17-year-old Robert Warwick as an adult has been postponed. Warwick is accused of being the mastermind behind the July 29th murder of his grandmother, 79-year-old Lila Warwick in her …

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    16 Aug 13