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  • BuffaloLakeElevator

    Authorities have released the name of the 28-year-old man who died after a 60-foot fall from a grain elevator in Buffalo Lake over the weekend. Andrew Burnett of New Ulm was a contractor working on …

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    29 Oct 12
  • Renville County Sheriff

    A 28-year-old man has died after a 60-foot fall from a grain elevator in Buffalo Lake Saturday. Renville County Sheriff Scott Hable says the man was a contractor working on an expansion project on the …

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    29 Oct 12
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    The U-S-D-A has designated ten counties in western and central Minnesota as a primary disaster area due to drought.  Farmers in those, and 16 adjoining counties, will be eligible for federal loans to help cover their …

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    29 Oct 12
  • WCSO BADGE_1

    The Wright County Sheriff’s Reserve is a volunteer organization for Wright County residents, 21 years and older.  Reserve Officers assist Sheriff’s deputies at various community events (carnivals, parades and the County Fair), water patrol, snowmobile …

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    29 Oct 12
  • GlencoeGardenCenter1

    A former Glencoe businessman faces multiple felony charges in McLeod County Court over allegations that he swindled lenders out of over $333,000 in loans. 48-year-old Bryan Koepp was the owner of the Glencoe Garden Center when the crimes allegedly …

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    26 Oct 12
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    Hutchinson Police have revised the description of the suspect they’re looking for in the sexual assault that was reported Monday morning in the 400 Block of Northwoods Avenue Northeast. The suspect, who was unable to be located, …

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    26 Oct 12
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    Minnesota has its eighth case of fungal meningitis linked to contaminated steroids. Minnesota Department of Health officials say the latest reported case is a man in his 60′s from the Twin Cities. Assistant State Epidemiologist, Doctor Richard …

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    26 Oct 12
  • Kraft Foods

    Kraft Foods has announced upcoming changes to its New Ulm plant, which could affect as many as 90 positions. The New Ulm plant is one of three plants that will be affected throughout 2013 as the company …

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    26 Oct 12