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  • Meeker County Sheriff

    A 30-year-old Cokato man was arrested last week on child pornography charges and was taken to the Meeker County Jail to await his first court appearance. Meeker County Sheriff Jeff Norlin says Bryan Robert Moham, …

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    12 Feb 13
  • Shoveling Snow

    A winter weather advisory remains in effect for our area until noon today (Monday). The National Weather Service says increasing winds with the possibility of more snow will lead to blowing and drifting snow. Officials …

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    11 Feb 13
  • Snow Plow

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises motorists to use extreme caution and avoid unnecessary travel in West Central Minnesota due to heavy snow and reduced visibility. Additionally, high winds enter the region throughout the afternoon …

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    11 Feb 13
  • Miss Hutchinson 2012 Fallon Macemon

    The Hutchinson Jaycee Water Carnival is seeking eight candidates to vie for the title of Miss Hutchinson 2013. Candidates are judged on a combination of personality, attitude, intelligence, talent, as well as other intangible characteristics. …

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    09 Feb 13
  • Renville County Sheriff

    The Renville County Board of Commissioners has passed an ordinance authorizing and regulating the conduct of open burning within Renville County. Cities may further restrict burning within the boundaries of their jurisdiction. The ordinance includes …

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    09 Feb 13
  • Fire Line Do Not Cross

    Authorities have identified the victim of an apartment fire in Olivia on Thursday as 64-year-old Billy Eugene Camper of Olivia. He was identified Friday afternoon as the victim found deceased in his first-floor apartment shortly …

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    09 Feb 13
  • High Speed Chase

    Two charges of attempted first-degree murder are being dropped against 46-year-old Brian Noel Hester of Redwood Falls. Hester, who is currently in the Renville County Jail, was charged after a 38-mile, high-speed chase Dec. 3 …

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    09 Feb 13
  • Fire Line Do Not Cross

    Investigators are working to identify the person who died in an apartment fire Thursday in Olivia. According to Olivia Police Chief Derek Lee, the identity of the person is still pending full identification by the …

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    08 Feb 13