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  • President Obama

    According to a White House official, President Barack Obama plans to visit Minneapolis on Monday. Details are not being released yet. MNN reports some are speculating the president is coming to Minnesota to promote his …

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    30 Jan 13
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    The Hutchinson Jaycee Water Carnival Committee is now accepting nominations for Mr. Hutchinson and Woman of the Year. Nominees should be local residents who have made significant contributions to Hutchinson. Nomination forms are available at …

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    30 Jan 13
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    A new strain of an intestinal bug is going around making Minnesotans sick. Health officials say norovirus is unpleasant and it can be very difficult to get rid of because its germs are not easily …

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    30 Jan 13
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    Hutchinson Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ: HTCH) is reporting a net loss of $6.5 million, or $0.27 per share, on net sales of $63.7 million for its fiscal 2013 first quarter ended December 30, 2012. Results for …

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    30 Jan 13
  • Lester Prairie Police Dept

    On Thursday (1-25-13), just after 2 in the morning, the Lester Prairie Police Department was dispatched to a residence in the 200 block of Maple Street North after McLeod County Communications received a 911 call …

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    29 Jan 13
  • Poor Driving Conditions

    There were hundreds of crashes throughout the region on Sunday as freezing rain and sleet gave way to heavy snow in many areas. Across the local area, 26-year-old Francis Ourado of Wabasso and his passenger, …

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    28 Jan 13
  • Hutchinson Chamber of Commerce

    The 65th Annual Hutchinson Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Meeting & Awards Banquet was held Friday at the Hutchinson Event Center. The Hutchinson Jaycee Award Winners were announced at the Banquet. They are: Distinguished …

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    28 Jan 13
  • Nathan Wick

    The Minnesota Trucking Association (MTA) named Nathan Wick, a professional truck driver for UPS Freight in Blaine Minnesota, as Minnesota’s 2012 Truck Driver of the Year. Nathan was selected from among a group of distinguished …

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    25 Jan 13