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  • Christmas Dinner

    WAITE PARK, Minn. (AP) — For 30 years, a Boy Scout troop in central Minnesota has been serving Christmas dinner for impoverished families and individuals who find themselves alone during the holiday. The St. Cloud …

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    26 Dec 15
  • Christopher Besser

    (Learfield Wire Service)  A St. Michael man has pleaded guilty in the murder of his father and brother. Twenty-two-year-old Christopher Besser pleaded guilty Monday to two counts of second-degree intentional murder for the deaths of …

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    24 Dec 15
  • Patrol Officer Michael Hogan

    City, county, and state officials have begun the process of designating a section of Highway 7 to a Hutchinson police officer that was killed in the line of duty 26 years ago. The Hutchinson City …

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    24 Dec 15
  • Hutchinson City Council

    The Hutchinson City Council last night (Tuesday) approved their 2016 budget and levy. The General Fund Budget is just under $11.5-million. The tax levy is just under $4.6-million, which amounts to a 1.7 percent increase …

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    23 Dec 15
  • Fatal Crash

    A Buffalo, MN man is dead after a one-vehicle crash in Wright County Monday morning. Sheriff Joe Hagerty says 27-year-old Cole Jenkins died at the scene. Hagerty says at just after 5am, they received a …

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    23 Dec 15
  • Minnesota Department of Health

    (MNN/Minneapolis, MN) — The Minnesota Department of Health is warning citizens about a new strain of norovirus. In a report issued Tuesday, they said the new strain could mean more norovirus, or gastro-intestinal illnesses. According …

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    23 Dec 15
  • Koosman Christmas Display

    Chad and Angie Koosman’s Celebrate the Light of the World Christmas light display was defeated by a talking robotic Santa Claus in last night’s (Monday) episode of The Great Christmas Light Fight on ABC TV.   …

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    22 Dec 15
  • Fatal Crash

    A Winthrop man is dead after a one-vehicle crash in Sibley County Monday morning. The Sibley County Sheriff’s Office says 29-year-old Dustin Muchow died at the scene. Authorities say Muchow was driving his pickup truck …

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    22 Dec 15