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  • Rotary Club Check

    The Hutchinson Rotary Club presented the city with a check for $40,000 at this week’s city council meeting. The money will be used to install new playground equipment at Rotary Park, located in the northwest …

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    27 Oct 16
  • Emergency

    ATWATER — A 29-year-old man was injured Wednesday when a concrete delivery boom truck struck a power line, shocking him with electricity. The man, who was not named, sustained minor burns to both arms, according …

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    27 Oct 16
  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton announced in January that he would travel to all 87 Minnesota counties this summer and fall in 86 days. The West Central Tribune reports the 86-day period came and …

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    27 Oct 16
  • Judge Eide

    CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota judge says a woman and girl who claim to be Prince’s niece and grandniece will not be considered heirs of his estate. Judge Kevin Eide ruled Wednesday that Brianna …

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    27 Oct 16
  • Donald Trump

    Donald Trump got the most votes in a mock presidential election Tuesday at Hutchinson High School. Hillary Clinton fell short by 90 votes. Trump had 291 votes. Clinton had 201 votes. According to Principal Patrick …

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    26 Oct 16
  • Halloween with the Governor

    ST. PAUL, MN – Governor Mark Dayton is calling all little ghosts and ghouls to celebrate Halloween at the Governor’s Residence on Monday, October 31st – if they dare (1006 Summit Avenue, St. Paul). The gates …

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    26 Oct 16
  • urn

    (Learfield News Service/St. Cloud)  The Vatican has set guidelines for Catholics who want to be cremated: Remains cannot be scattered, divided between family members or kept at home, but instead must be stored in a …

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    26 Oct 16
  • Renville County MN

    Renville County will close the gates Monday at its county parks. Officials say the parks are closed to motor vehicles through the winter season, but they remain open for visitors. The Renville County parks department …

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    26 Oct 16