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  • A worker wearing a protection suit cull chickens at a poultry farm where the bird flu virus had been found in Takanabe Town, Miyazaki prefecture January 31, 2011

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Federal officials say a serious strain of bird flu has been found in a Minnesota commercial turkey flock. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says the finding in Pope County, in …

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    06 Mar 15
  • Brau

    The teenage girl who was driving the car that struck a motorcycle near Montrose last August killing the driver, 21-year-old Robert Brau of Willmar, was sentenced in Wright County Juvenile Court yesterday (Wednesday). In a plea …

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    05 Mar 15
  • McLeod County Courthouse

    A Hutchinson High School Senior has been charged with criminal sexual conduct. Authorities say 18-year-old Brandon Robert Hewitt has been charged with 3rd-degree criminal sexual conduct for allegedly having sexual relations with a 15-year-old Hutchinson …

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    05 Mar 15
  • crash investigation

    A 4-year-old child was injured in a rollover crash east of Stewart Wednesday morning. The State Patrol says 30-year-old Juana Lara of Hutchinson was attempting to pass a vehicle as she was driving east on …

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    05 Mar 15
  • Beer

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers have uncorked a debate over expanded Sunday liquor sales with discussion of limited expansions. The House Commerce and Regulatory Reform Committee dove into the issue Wednesday but deferred …

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    05 Mar 15
  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Governor Mark Dayton is seeking a meeting “as soon as possible” with Target Corp.’s chief executive about the significant layoff affecting employees at the company’s Minnesota headquarters. Dayton told reporters …

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    05 Mar 15
  • Racial Profiling

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Officials in the city of Gaylord have agreed to pay tens of thousands of dollars to a Mexican immigrant to settle a lawsuit that alleged racial profiling. Minnesota Public Radio …

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    04 Mar 15
  • Hutchinson Tigers

    The Hutchinson School District has announced their “Students of the Month” for February. They are; Sophomores Noah Ishihara, and Lyndsey Grand, Juniors Sarah Bashans, Anna Bashans, Isaac Smithee, and Austin Willhite, and Seniors Gabrielle Erickson …

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    04 Mar 15